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User Review - nealjking - LibraryThingThis is a classic presentation of the facts of atomic physics. It is excellent preparation for your preliminary exams in graduate school, because it presents the facts in a logical and historically ... Read full review

### Contents

CHAPTER | 1 |

Fundamental Assumptions of the Kinetic Theory of Gases | 3 |

Calculation of the Pressure of a Gas | 5 |

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