by Ervin S. Ferry
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons 1933
Number of pages: 309
This book provides a rigorous theoretical and mathematical description of the motion of spinning bodies and many practical applications where their gyroscopic properties are used. The book goes into great detail on the theory, design and implementation of gyro-compasses, gyro ship stabilizers, gyro-horizons and many other applications.
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by Janusz Krodkiewski
This text provides the students with the theoretical background of the three dimensional mechanics of rigid body and its applications. This part of mechanics is presented in three parts: Modelling, Analysis and Experimental Investigations.
by J. Bruce Brackenridge - University of California Press
The book clearly explains the surprisingly simple analytical structure that underlies the determination of the force necessary to maintain ideal planetary motion. The author sets the problem in historical and conceptual perspective.
by G. W. Housner, D. E. Hudson - California Institute of Technology
Textbook for engineering students who wish to prepare for more advanced studies of dynamics. The emphasis is on particle and rigid-body dynamics. The book shows how the classical mechanics methods are applied to the various branches of engineering.
by Richard Fitzpatrick - Lulu.com
Set of lecture notes for an upper-division classical dynamics course: oscillations, Keplerian orbits, two-body scattering, rotation of rigid bodies in three dimensions, Lagrangian mechanics, Hamiltonian mechanics, and coupled oscillations.