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Kleppner's and french's mechanics, are there any other challenging books?

  1. Oct 26, 2005 #1


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    are there other tough newtonian & relativity mechanics books besides daniel kleppner's intro to mechanics and french's two volumes of mit series?
    i mean with respect to the problems.
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  3. Oct 29, 2005 #2


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    no other books are as tough as those?
    it's really upsetting that i don't have those in my library.:grumpy:
  4. Oct 30, 2005 #3

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    You will not, in my humble opinion, find any book better than Kleppner and Kolenkow's "An Introduction To Mechanics."
  5. Nov 1, 2005 #4
    Are there any solutions to problems in the back of these books?
  6. Nov 1, 2005 #5


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    Well an excellent problem book is Irodov's :cool:
  7. Nov 5, 2005 #6
    Many of the problems in K&K include answers at the end of the problem so it is easy to check your work.
  8. Nov 28, 2005 #7


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    your replies are appreciated.
    at the moment, my only hope to take a chance to glance at kleppner's book is with my brother.
    i hope he could find it, although with my luck he wo'nt.

    thanks, anyway.
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