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Encyclopedia of physics

Author: Rita G Lerner; George L Trigg
Publisher: Weinheim : Wiley-VCH, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 3rd ed. completely rev. and enlView all editions and formats
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The editors of this Encyclopedia, earlier editions of which met with international acclaim, have now provided a fully revised, expanded and updated third edition of this comprehensive reference work. In two volumes, 500 experts -- among them several Nobel laureates and numerous other scientific award winners -- offer a comprehensive and topical account of physics and the physical world. The volumes comprise more  Read more...
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Encyclopedia of physics.
Weinheim : Wiley-VCH, ©2005
(OCoLC)675886305
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Rita G Lerner; George L Trigg
ISBN: 9783527405541 3527405542
OCLC Number: 60741637
Description: 2 volumes : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: v. 1. A-L --
v. 2. M-Z.
Responsibility: edited by Rita G. Lerner and George L. Trigg.
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