The Facts on File dictionary of physics, 4th ed
The Facts on File dictionary of physics, 4th ed.
Ed. by John Daintith and Richard Rennie.
Facts On File, Inc.
Written with students and general readers in mind, this accessible, yet specialized dictionary contains over 2,800 entries, including 320 new to this edition. It includes pronunciation guides for 1,000 uncommon terms, so you can finally use the word “fluxmeter” in public, and also contains handy references in the appendices to the periodic table and chemical elements, symbols for physical quantities, the Greek Alphabet, conversion factors, and web sites.
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