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Concepts of mass

Max Jammer

Concepts of mass

in classical and modern physics.

by Max Jammer

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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mass (Physics)

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC173 .J28
    The Physical Object
    Pagination230 p.
    Number of Pages230
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5826213M
    LC Control Number61013737

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