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Fluid Mechanics book question

  1. Dec 9, 2007 #1

    Does anyone know which of the following 2 Fluid Mechanics books the best is for beginner?

    Title: Elements of Fluid Mechanics
    Author: David C. Wilcox
    ISBN: 1928729177
    Publisher: DCW Industries

    Title: A Physical Introduction to Fluid Mechanics
    Author: Alexander J. Smits
    ISBN: 0471253499
    Publisher: John-Wiley

    Please advance

  2. jcsd
  3. Dec 11, 2007 #2
    I actually use Fluid Mechanics by Frank M. White, as do many of my colleagues, and it's been pretty useful (except for the lack of HT coverage).

    However, of the two, I always recommend Wiley as a publisher because they always have extra examples on their website and other references.
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