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The rotation of the earth; a geophysical discussion,

Author: Walter H Munk; Gordon J MacDonald
Publisher: Cambridge [England] : Cambridge University Press, 1960.
Series: Cambridge monographs on mechanics and applied mathematics.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Munk, Walter H. (Walter Heinrich), 1917-
Rotation of the earth.
Cambridge [Eng.] University Press, 1960
(OCoLC)746126474
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Walter H Munk; Gordon J MacDonald
OCLC Number: 535976
Description: 323 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: Preview --
Precession, nutation and wobble --
Dynamics --
Deformation --
Love numbers and associated coefficients --
Solutions to the approximate Liouville equation --
Observations of latitude --
Observations of the length of day --
Seasonal and other short-period variations --
Chandler wobble --
Historical variations --
Geological variations --
Appendix: 1. The ocean function --
2. Power spectra.
Series Title: Cambridge monographs on mechanics and applied mathematics.
Responsibility: by Walter H. Munk and Gordon J.F. MacDonald.

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