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The Physics of Sound, 3rd Edition

The Physics of Sound, 3rd Edition
Author: Richard E Berg - David G Stork
ISBN 13: 9780131457898
ISBN 10: 131457896
Edition: 3
Publisher: Pearson
Publication Date: 2004-08-27
Format: Paperback
Pages: 398
List Price: $190.00

Revision of the best selling introduction to acoustion, appropriate for physics of Sound/Musical acoustics for young adults. New editionstresses modern instruments.


A revised and updated textbook (1st ed., 1982) for an introductory course in acoustics for nonscientists--both musicians and nonmusicians. Unlike most elementary acoustics texts, it treats the historical development of instruments, paying particular attention to acoustic developments. Most chapters conclude with a set of problems and a list of resources. A solutions manual is available for instructors. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)