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Dynamics and Relativity by David Tong

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Dynamics and Relativity
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Publisher: University of Cambridge
Number of pages: 154

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This is an introductory course on Newtonian mechanics and special relativity given to first year undergraduates. Contents: Newtonian Mechanics; Forces; Dimensional Analysis; Systems of Particles; Central Forces; Rigid Bodies; Non-Inertial Frames; Special Relativity.

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