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High school to grad student textbooks on physics, astronomy, astrophysics and cosmology. Note these are not recommendations.
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High school to grad student level textbooks on all topics of mathematics. Note these are not recommendations.
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I'm looking for an in-depth and detailed book on relativity. My university has Gravitation on its shelves, what is...
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Does anyone have or know of any good books that cover the construction of the real numbers via cauchy sequences? I...
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I'm planning on self-studying for the AP Physics C: Mechanics examination, which has some basic calculus, so I'm...
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Hey guys, I'm looking for a good book to introduce me to calculus based mechanics and e & m. I've taken courses on...
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Does anyone know of any books on the history of quantum mechanics? I'd ideally like an in depth coverage of the...
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I have been suggested this text by Halmos And this text by Axler Ant thoughts on which is better for a student...
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What are the best books to use for preparing for the Physics Olympiad? I have University Physics and Fundamentals of...
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Hi. I don't know much about physics, and I wanted to get into some mathematical physics. I want to learn, from a...
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I study physics and i find math very interesting. I'm using Michael Spivak's "Calculus" and i think it's really...
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Please introduce me a good book for my self_study of tensor analysis and group theory. I am a sophermore preparing to...
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What do you think about Gary Bowman's rather descriptive book "Essential Quantum Mechanics"?
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Which textbooks formulate Quantum Mechanics (or, for that matter, QFT) in Langrangian terms?
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Is it just me or do other people think the atkins physical chemistry book is absolutely detrimental for...
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Hi, Does anyone know where I can find the audio version of the "Feynman Lectures"?? I know not all of them are...
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Is Dirac's The Principles of Quantum Mechanics the best physics book since the Principia? Thanks
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Hello everyone. I am in secondary school right now at the CAPE level(A-Level equivalent) and I just finished my first...
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What is the best book that covers all the various interpretations of quantum mechanics? Thanks
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