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Published: 22 March 2011

248 Pages | 110 b/w line and halftone illus.

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199589517

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Seven Tales of the Pendulum

Gregory L. Baker

  • Unique and comprehensive focus on the pendulum
  • Minimum mathematics used to describe physical systems
  • Traces the story of the pendulum through four centuries
  • Puts the pendulum into technical, historical and cultural context