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The Celtic Knotwork - Iain Bain"This is the most comprehensive work on this subject. Covers the history of Celtic knot art, complete with illustrations of original stone work. Easy-to-follow layouts are easy to copy for one's own enjoyment....a source of inspiration."—The Irish Family Names Society. "Iain Bain has admirably succeeded."—The Irish Herald. 136 pages (8 in color), 528 b/w illus., 6 1/2 X 9 1/4.
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Basic Notions of Condensed Matter Physics - Philip W. AndersonBasic Notions of Condensed Matter Physics is a clear introduction to some of the most significant concepts in the physics of condensed matter. The general principles of many-body physics and perturbation theory are emphasised, providing supportive mathematical structure. This is an expansion and restatement of the second half of Nobel Laureate Philip Anderson’s classic Concepts in Solids.