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    The Classical Theory of Fields (Course of Theoretical Physics Series) (Paperback) By (author) L. D. Landau, By (author) E. M. Lifshitz, Translated by Morton Hamermesh

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    DescriptionThe fourth edition contains seven new sections with chapters on General Relativity, Gravitational Waves and Relativistic Cosmology. The text has been thoroughly revised and additional problems inserted. The Complete course of Theoretical Physics by Landau and Lifshitz, recognized as two of the world's outstanding physicists, is published in full by Butterworth-Heinemann. It comprises nine volumes, covering all branches of the subject; translations from the Russian are by leading scientists.

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    The Classical Theory of Fields
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) L. D. Landau, By (author) E. M. Lifshitz, Translated by Morton Hamermesh
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 444
    Width: 170 mm
    Height: 241 mm
    Thickness: 23 mm
    Weight: 635 g
    ISBN 13: 9780750627689
    ISBN 10: 0750627689

    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: SCI
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S7.9T
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    Ingram Subject Code: SE
    B&T General Subject: 710
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 02
    B&T Merchandise Category: POD
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 16400
    BIC subject category V2: PHV
    BISAC V2.8: SCI055000
    BIC subject category V2: PHR
    DC22: 530.1
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 530.1/4
    LC subject heading:
    DC20: 530.14
    LC classification: QC665.E4 L3713 1975
    Thema V1.0: PH
    4, Revised
    Edition statement
    4th Revised edition
    Illustrations note
    black & white illustrations
    Imprint name
    Butterworth-Heinemann Ltd
    Publication date
    01 August 1995
    Publication City/Country
    Review quote
    'The clarity of style, the conciseness of treatment and the originality and variety of illustrative problems make this a book which can be highly recommended.' Proceedings of the Physical Society
    Table of contents
    The principle of relativity; Relativistic mechanics; Electromagnetic fields; Electromagnetic waves; The propagation of light; The field of moving charges; Radiation of electromagnetic waves; Particle in a gravitational field; The gravitational field equation; The field of gravitational bodies; Gravitational waves; Relativistic cosmology; Index.