A History And Philosophy Fluid Mechanics

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Attributes

Current Stock:
SKU:
486681033
ISBN-10 DIGIT:
0486681033
AUTHOR-1:
G.A. Tokaty
COPYRIGHT/PUBLICATION DATE:
1971
BINDING:
Paperback
PAGE COUNT:
241

Attributes

Current Stock:
SKU:
486681033
ISBN-10 DIGIT:
0486681033
AUTHOR-1:
G.A. Tokaty
COPYRIGHT/PUBLICATION DATE:
1971
BINDING:
Paperback
PAGE COUNT:
241

Description

Through the centuries, the intricacies of fluid mechanics the study of the laws of motion and fluids in motion have occupied many of history's greatest minds. In this pioneering account, a distinguished aeronautical scientist presents a history of fluid mechanics focusing on the achievements of the pioneering scientists and thinkers whose inspirations and experiments lay behind the evolution of such disparate devices as irrigation lifts, ocean liners, windmills, fireworks and spacecraft.