Physics Manual for the Instructions of Midshipmen.
1927. 8vo. 211 pp. Corners and spine ends slightly bumped and worn. Former owners name to ffep. Very light yellowing to frep. Small tear to upper edge of rpd. Very light creasing to small upper edge corner of pages throughout from bumping. Hinge lightly split to preface page. "In order that the course of instruction of midshipmen may keep pace with the naval application of physics, which are not adequately covered by current text books of this subject, the Dep. of Electrical Engineering and Physics of the United States Naval Academy has found it necessary to replace the Physics Pamphlet, formerly used, by a Physics Manual." Including 8 chapters such as Introduction to Physics; Units; Conversions; Trajectory, Periodic Motion, The Gyroscope, Thermodynamis, Detection of Sound in Water, Mirrors, Lenses and Optical Instruments, and Theory of Flight. Near Fine Cloth (Item ID: 56035)