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Review: Introduction to Solid State Physics
User Review  Stuart Woolf  GoodreadsAdmittedly, this text can be a little sparse, but I was captivated by the subject matter and referenced it in subsequent school work / out of personal interest. Some people prefer Ashcroft & Mermin, which apparently includes more in the way of detailed explanations / derivations. Read full review
Review: Introduction to Solid State Physics
User Review  Colin Lamont  GoodreadsThere's a lot of material here, but very little that is presented well. The proofs are skeletons of arguments, presumably to let the reader learn by struggling to fill in the gaps. The fundamental ... Read full review
Contents
DIFFRACTION OF XRAYS BY CRYSTALS  44 
CLASSIFICATION OF SOLIDS LATTICE ENERGY  63 
ELASTIC CONSTANTS OF CRYSTALS  85 
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