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Statistical physics and thermodynamics

by Bernard Jancovici

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Published by Wiley in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Thermodynamics.,
  • Statistical physics.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement(by) B. Jancovici ; problems by Yves Archambault, translated from the French by L. J. Carroll.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC311
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 147 p. :
    Number of Pages147
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22393181M
    ISBN 100470439653

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