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List ALL physics books

  1. Apr 21, 2013 #1
    List all physics books you know with the level of difficult PROBLEMS AND also where it stands when it comes to THEORY AND CONCEPTS.
    LEVEL OF DIFFICULTY !!!!
    1.too easy
    2.easy
    3.average
    4.above average
    4.hard
    5.very difficult
    6.extreme
    7.insane!
    8.are you nuts!!!
     
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  3. Apr 21, 2013 #2
    I think you're asking for a bit too much here...
     
  4. Apr 21, 2013 #3

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    In which topic are you interested right now? Mechanics? EM? We can help you pick a book for specific topics.
     
  5. Apr 25, 2013 #4
    This topic it's not a bad ideea !
     
  6. Apr 25, 2013 #5
    I second that
     
  7. Apr 25, 2013 #6
    Ranking textbooks by difficulty is inaccurate. What some find difficult, others may find easy.

    It's more ideal to label a book based on its intended reader. That is, introductory vs intermediate and undergraduate vs graduate.

    Even so, you will get quality by using the standard texts for each of those levels, for each course. No need to rate every book.
     
  8. Apr 25, 2013 #7
    But we already have a textbook forum where many textbooks have input from members of the forum, or at the very least contain the Table of Contents of the book. That would be far more useful than any arbitrary ranking some random member gives you on a scale from 1-8.
     
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