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A new perspective on thermodynamics

by Bernard H. Lavenda

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Published by Springer in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Thermodynamics,
  • Thermodynamik

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 195-200) and index.

    StatementBernard H. Lavenda
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC311 .L327 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 207 p. :
    Number of Pages207
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25176023M
    ISBN 101441914293, 1441914307
    ISBN 109781441914293, 9781441914309
    LC Control Number2009940574
    OCLC/WorldCa449852056

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