**Classical Mechanics**

by Joel A. Shapiro

**Publisher**: Rutgers 2003**Number of pages**: 252

**Description**:

This is a textbook for an advanced course in classical mechanics. From the table of contents: Particle Kinematics; Lagrange's and Hamilton's Equations; Two Body Central Forces; Rigid Body Motion; Small Oscillations; Hamilton's Equations; Perturbation Theory; Field Theory.

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