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By Daniel V. Schroeder

ISBN-10: 0201380277

ISBN-13: 9780201380279

This article appears at thermodynamics and statistical mechanics. half I introduces ideas of thermodynamics and statistical mechanics from a unified view. elements II and III discover extra functions of classical thermodynamics and statistical mechanics. all through, the emphasis is on real-world functions.

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