## Engineering differential systems |

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### Contents

INTRODUCTION AND ELEMENTARY CONCEPTS | 1 |

SOME UNIFYING PRINCIPLES | 12 |

ORIGIN OF SOME PARTIAL DIFFERENTIAL SYSTEMS | 25 |

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