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A Treatise on the Fundamental Principles of Violin Playing - Leopold Mozart, Alfred Einstein, Editha KnockerLeopold Mozart's Treatise on the Fundamental Principles of Violin Playing was the major work of its period on the violin and comparable in importance to Quantz's treatise on the flute and P.E. Bach's on the piano. This translation by Editha Knocker was the first to appear in English and remains scholarly and eminently readable."
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Steel Design - William T. SeguiSteel Design covers the fundamentals of structural steel design with an emphasis on the design of members and their connections, rather than the integrated design of buildings. Not only is Steel Design a revision of LRFD Steel Design, it also encompasses the 2005 unification of LRFD and ASD as is covered in the Steel Construction Manual. The book is designed so that instructors can easily teach either LRFD or ASD, or both, time-permitting, as the differences in the two approaches are mostly conceptual. The application of fundamental principles is encouraged for design procedures as well as for
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Electric Energy: An Introduction (Power Electronics and Applications Series) - Mohamed A. El-SharkawiThe ongoing search for renewable energy, the societal impact of blackouts, the environmental impact of generating electricity, along with the new ABET criterion have contributed to renewed interest in electric energy as a core subject. Emphasizing modeling, analysis, and real-world issues, this new edition of Electric Energy provides a refreshed overview of this increasingly important field. New in the Second Edition— · Expanded coverage of the mathematical modeling of renewable systems, power electronics, and electric safety · A chapter on power quality · An expanded chapter on machines that