Category: Classics

Differential Forms in Mathematical Physics by C. von Westenholz (Eds.)

By C. von Westenholz (Eds.)

The target of quantity III is to put down the right kind mathematical foundations of the two-dimensional concept of shells. To this finish, it offers, with none recourse to any a priori assumptions of a geometric or mechanical nature, a mathematical justification of two-dimensional nonlinear and linear shell theories, through asymptotic equipment, with the thickness because the "small" parameter.

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The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson

By Robert Louis Stevenson

Robert Louis Stevenson's vintage horror story tells the research into the lifetime of Dr. Henry Jekyll. As Jekyll's attorney, Mr. Utterson is in ownership of Jekyll's will, which leaves all his possessions to a mysterious Mr. Edward Hyde. As Utterson seems to be additional into the mammoth Mr. Hyde, he learns whatever scary approximately his buddy Jekyll. realize the phobia, braveness, and horror retold within the Calico Illustrated Classics variation of Stevenson's The unusual Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde.

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Daddy-Long-Legs (Puffin Classics) by Jean Webster

By Jean Webster

A trustee of the loo Grier orphanage has provided to ship Judy Abbott to school. the one standards are that she needs to write to him each month and that she will be able to by no means comprehend who he's. Judy's existence in school is a whirlwind of neighbors, periods, events and a starting to be friendship with the good-looking Jervis Pendleton. With loads taking place in her existence, Judy can scarcely cease writing to 'Daddy-Long-Legs', or brooding about who her mysterious benefactor is...

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The Souls of Black Folk by W. E. B. Du Bois, Brent Hayes Edwards

By W. E. B. Du Bois, Brent Hayes Edwards

Initially released in 1903, The Souls of Black Folk is a vintage research of race, tradition, and schooling on the flip of the 20 th century. With its singular mixture of essays, memoir, and fiction, this publication vaulted Du Bois to the leading edge of yank political remark and civil rights activism. it really is an impassioned, every now and then searing account of the placement of African american citizens within the usa, creating a forceful case for the entry of African americans to better schooling and extolling the achievements of black tradition. Du Bois advances the provocative and influential argument that as a result inequalities and pressures of the "race problem," African American identification is characterised via "double consciousness." This version incorporates a worthy appendix of alternative writings via Du Bois, which sheds gentle on his motivation and his goals.

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Fusion Plasma Physics, Second Edition by Prof. Weston M. Stacey(auth.)

By Prof. Weston M. Stacey(auth.)

This revised and enlarged moment version of the preferred textbook and reference comprises complete remedies of either the validated foundations of magnetic fusion plasma physics and of the newly constructing parts of energetic learn. It concludes with a glance forward to fusion strength reactors of the long run. The well-established issues of fusion plasma physics -- simple plasma phenomena, Coulomb scattering, drifts of charged debris in magnetic and electrical fields, plasma confinement by way of magnetic fields, kinetic and fluid collective plasma theories, plasma equilibria and flux floor geometry, plasma waves and instabilities, classical and neoclassical shipping, plasma-materials interactions, radiation, and so forth. -- are absolutely built from first ideas via to the computational types hired in glossy plasma physics.
the recent and rising issues of fusion plasma physics learn -- fluctuation-driven plasma delivery and gyrokinetic/gyrofluid computational method, the physics of the divertor, impartial atom recycling and delivery, impurity ion shipping, the physics of the plasma part (diffusive and non-diffusive delivery, MARFEs, ELMs, the L-H transition, thermal-radiative instabilities, shear suppression of delivery, pace spin-up), and so forth. -- are comprehensively built and concerning the experimental proof. Operational limits at the functionality of destiny fusion reactors are constructed from plasma physics and engineering constraints, and conceptual designs of destiny fusion strength reactors are mentioned.

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