Essays on the History of Mechanics In Memory of Clifford Ambrose Truesdell and Edoardo Benvenuto

The history of mechanics, and more particularly, the history of mechanics applied to constructions, constitutes a field of research that is relatively recent. This volume, together with the recent publication "Towards a History of Construction", is intended as an homage to the two eminent...

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Other Authors: Becchi, Antonio (Editor), Corradi, Massimo (Editor), Foce, Federico (Editor), Pedemonte, Orietta (Editor)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Basel Birkhäuser Basel 2003, 2003
Edition:1st ed. 2003
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Collection: Springer Book Archives -2004 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
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Summary:The history of mechanics, and more particularly, the history of mechanics applied to constructions, constitutes a field of research that is relatively recent. This volume, together with the recent publication "Towards a History of Construction", is intended as an homage to the two eminent scholars who made a determinant contribution to the history of mechanics: Edoardo Benvenuto and Clifford Truesdell
Physical Description:256 p online resource
ISBN:9783034880916