Former library book
Author: S. Timoshenko, D.H, Young
Condition: Very good
Publisher: McGraw Hill, 1956
"The importance of mechanics in the preparation of young engineers for work in specialized fields cannot be overemphasized...It seems evident then, that university training in such a fundamental subject as mechanics must seek to build a strong foundation, to acquaint the student with as many general methods of attack as possible, to illustrate the application of these methods to practical engineering problems, but to avoid routine drill in the manipulation of standardized methods of solution. Such a are the aims of this book. "