**Mechanics of Rigid Body**

by Janusz Krodkiewski

2008**ISBN/ASIN**: 0732515351**Number of pages**: 195

**Description**:

The purpose of this text is to provide the students with the theoretical background and engineering applications of the three dimensional mechanics of a rigid body. The topics covered: three-dimensional kinematics of a particle, three-dimensional kinematics of a rigid body, kinetics of a system of particles, kinetics of a rigid body.

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