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Poincare and the Three Body Problem (History of Mathematics, V. 11)

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"Delightful and interesting to read ... will help professors ... provide some very interesting (and needed) historical background to their lectures. Any serious student of mathematical history will enjoy this treatise." ---- Applied Mechanics Reviews

"This is a superb piece of work and it throws new light on one of the most fundamental topics of mechanics ... This book can be thoroughly recommended." ---- Mathematical Reviews

"A fair treatment and a nice description of the history regarding Poincaré and the three body problem ... of interest to many mathematicians, physicists and astronomers ... a balanced and very readable book ... recommend[ed] ... to all mathematically trained people with an interest in the historical origins of chaos." ---- Nonlinear Science Today

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  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ American Mathematical Society (October 29, 1996)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Paperback ‏ : ‎ 272 pages
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 0821803670
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-0821803677
  • Item Weight ‏ : ‎ 1.6 pounds
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 7.5 x 0.75 x 10.5 inches
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