Elements of Theoretical Mechanics
by Alexander Ziwet
Publisher: The Macmillan Company 1904
Number of pages: 517
The book may serve to stimulate the study of theoretical mechanics in engineering schools. It is intended to furnish a safe and sufficient basis, on the one hand for the more advanced study of the science, on the other for the study of its more simple applications.
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by J. B. Tatum - University of Victoria
Contents: Centres of Mass; Moment of Inertia; Systems of Particles; Rigid Body Rotation; Collisions; Motion in a Resisting Medium; Projectiles; Impulsive Forces; Conservative Forces; Rocket Motion; Simple and Damped Oscillatory Motion; etc.
by Eric L. Michelsen - UCSD
The purpose is to develop an accurate physical, conceptual, geometric, and pictorial understanding of important mechanics topics, from basic principles through Lagrangian and Hamiltonian mechanics, including rotation, oscillations, and more.
by Isaac Todhunter - Macmillan and co
The work forms an elementary treatise on demonstrative mechanics. The author provides an introduction to the study of applied as well as of theoretical Mechanics. Great care was taken to assume the smallest possible knowledge of pure mathematics.
by Frank Berry Sanborn - J. Wiley & sons
The book presents many practical problems together with brief definitions and solutions of typical problems which should help the student to follow this advice: ''Learn for yourself, think for yourself, make yourself master of principles''.