**Introduction to Continuum Mechanics for Engineers**

by Ray M. Bowen

**Publisher**: Springer 2007**ISBN/ASIN**: 0306430509**ISBN-13**: 9780306430503**Number of pages**: 305

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This textbook is intended to introduce engineering graduate students to the essentials of modern Continuum Mechanics. The objective of an introductory course is to establish certain classical continuum models within a modern framework. The book is essentially self contained and should be suitable for self study.

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