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Waves in fluids

Author: M J Lighthill, Sir.
Publisher: Cambridge [England] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1978.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A comprehensive textbook in which the author describes the science of waves in liquids and gases.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: M J Lighthill, Sir.
ISBN: 0521216893 9780521216890 0521292336 9780521292337
OCLC Number: 2966533
Notes: Includes indexes.
Description: xv, 504 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Preface; Prologue; 1. Sound waves; 2. One-dimensional waves in fluids; 3. Water waves; 4. Internal waves; Epilogue; Bibliography; Notation list; Author index; Subject index.
Responsibility: James Lighthill.
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