Mechanistic images in geometric form Heinrich Hertz's 'Principles of mechanics'

This book presents an analysis of Heinrich Hertz's posthumously published 'Principles of Mechanics' in its philosophical physical and mathematical context. It comprehensively examines Hertz's ideas on mechanics and the author draws on the original manuscripts to reveal the creati...

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Main Author: Lutzen, Jesper
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Oxford Oxford University Press 2005, 2005
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Summary:This book presents an analysis of Heinrich Hertz's posthumously published 'Principles of Mechanics' in its philosophical physical and mathematical context. It comprehensively examines Hertz's ideas on mechanics and the author draws on the original manuscripts to reveal the creative process of Hertz
Physical Description:xiii, 318 p. ill
ISBN:9780191717925
0191717924