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Elementary principles in statistical mechanics

Josiah Willard Gibbs

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Published
**1960**
by Dover in New York
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Written in English

**Edition Notes**

First published New York: C. Scribner"s Sons, 1902.

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Pagination | 207p. |

Number of Pages | 207 |

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Open Library | OL13687042M |

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