New Science of Strong Materials or Why You Don't Fall Through the Floor, The

By: Gordon, J. E.

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Paperback, second edition, 184gms, 287 pages. Why isn't wood weaker than it is? Why isn't steel stronger? Why does glass sometimes shatter and sometimes bend like a spring? This book aims to answer these and other questions about the nature of materials. Book is in good condition with very minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.

Title: New Science of Strong Materials or Why You Don't Fall Through the Floor, The

Author Name: Gordon, J. E.

Categories: Science,

Edition: Second Edition

Publisher: London, England, Penguin Books: 1991

ISBN Number: 0140135979

ISBN Number 13: 9780140135978

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: Not Applicable

Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall

Seller ID: SCI89

Keywords: Science, Technology, Strong Materials,