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It's a blog! Mainly of book reviews.

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John Scalzi
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Christopher Marlowe
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Classical Mechanics, Herbert Goldstein

Classical Mechanics - Herbert Goldstein

I'm parking this one because it doesn't cover what I need. I'm not rating it because it might be good or bad and I haven't read enough of it to judge. The fact that it assumes what I wanted to learn just means it isn't the book I need.

 

The first chapter presents a very austere but elegant exposition of the basic principles of Newtonian mechanics. It would probably not suit beginners but this isn't a book for beginners anyway. That's about all I can say.