Landau, L. D. (Lev Davidovich) 19081968
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Works:  790 works in 4,458 publications in 11 languages and 35,757 library holdings 

Genres:  Biography History 
Roles:  Author, Editor, Publishing director, Other, Translator, Honoree, Creator, Contributor 
Classifications:  QA931, 532 
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Most widely held works about
L. D Landau
 The man they wouldn't let die by Alexandre Dorozynski( Book )
 L.D. Landau by D. ter Haar( Book )
 Landau, a great physicist and teacher by Anna Livanova( Book )
 Landau, the physicist and the man : recollections of L.D. Landau( Book )
 Akademik Landau : kak my zhili by Kora LandauDrobant︠s︡eva( Book )
 Under the spell of Landau : when theoretical physics was shaping destinies by Mikhail A Shifman( Book )
 Landau : stranit︠s︡y zhizni by Maĭi︠a︡ Bessarab( Book )
 Sovetskai︠a︡ zhiznʹ Lʹva Landau by G. E Gorelik( Book )
 Lev Davidovich Landau and his impact on contemporary theoretical physics( Book )
 Vospominanii︠a︡ o L.D. Landau( Book )
 Formula schastʹi︠a︡ Landau by Maĭi︠a︡ Bessarab( Book )
 Lev Landau : romanbiografii︠a︡ by Maĭi︠a︡ Bessarab( Book )
 Krug Landau i Lifshit︠s︡a by B. S Gorobet︠s︡( Book )
 Ėĭnshteĭn i Landau shuti︠a︡t : evreĭskie ostroty i anekdoty( Book )
 Krug Landau : fizika voĭny i mira by B. S Gorobet︠s︡( Book )
 Krug Landau by B. S Gorobet︠s︡( Book )
 Akademik L.D. Landau; kratkai︠a︡ biografii︠a︡ i obzor nauchnykh rabot by A. A Abrikosov( Book )
 Evreĭskie i russkie uchenye : mify i realʹnostʹ by Vladimir Boi︠a︡rint︠s︡ev( Book )
 Stranit︠s︡y zhizni Landau by Maĭi︠a︡ Bessarab( Book )
 Lev D. Landau : his life and work by František Janouch( Book )
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Most widely held works by
L. D Landau
Statistical physics by
L. D Landau(
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295 editions published between 1938 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Volume 5
295 editions published between 1938 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Volume 5
The classical theory of fields by
L. D Landau(
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203 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Volume 2
203 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Volume 2
Quantum mechanics, nonrelativistic theory by
L. D Landau(
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174 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This edition has been completely revised to include some 20% of new material. Important recent developments such as the theory of Regge poles are now included. Many problems with solutions have been added to those already contained in the book
174 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This edition has been completely revised to include some 20% of new material. Important recent developments such as the theory of Regge poles are now included. Many problems with solutions have been added to those already contained in the book
Electrodynamics of continuous media by
L. D Landau(
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171 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,926 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Volume 8
171 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,926 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Volume 8
Theory of elasticity by
L. D Landau(
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140 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A comprehensive textbook covering not only the ordinary theory of the deformation of solids, but also some topics not usually found in textbooks on the subject, such as thermal conduction and viscosity in solids.
140 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A comprehensive textbook covering not only the ordinary theory of the deformation of solids, but also some topics not usually found in textbooks on the subject, such as thermal conduction and viscosity in solids.
Fluid mechanics by
L. D Landau(
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138 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Volume 6
138 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Volume 6
General physics : mechanics and molecular physics by
L. D Landau(
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44 editions published between 1965 and 1970 in 5 languages and held by 849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents, at a level suitable for undergraduates and technical college students, the basic physical theory of mechanics and the molecular structure of matter. The material contained in the work should correspond quite closely to courses of lectures given to undergraduate students of physics in Britain and America
44 editions published between 1965 and 1970 in 5 languages and held by 849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents, at a level suitable for undergraduates and technical college students, the basic physical theory of mechanics and the molecular structure of matter. The material contained in the work should correspond quite closely to courses of lectures given to undergraduate students of physics in Britain and America
Lectures on nuclear theory by
L. D Landau(
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42 editions published between 1952 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
42 editions published between 1952 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What is relativity? by
L. D Landau(
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33 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Here two Russian theoretical physicists give a lighthearted presentation of the special theory of relativity. It is so simply written that the reader needs no technical knowledge beyond arithmetic. Their witty text, illustrated by a series of Russian cartoons, explains the paradoxes of relativityits funny trains, contracting rulers, and capricious clocksin a charming way
33 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Here two Russian theoretical physicists give a lighthearted presentation of the special theory of relativity. It is so simply written that the reader needs no technical knowledge beyond arithmetic. Their witty text, illustrated by a series of Russian cartoons, explains the paradoxes of relativityits funny trains, contracting rulers, and capricious clocksin a charming way
Relativistic quantum theory by
V. B Berestet︠s︡kiĭ(
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12 editions published between 1968 and 1980 in 3 languages and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
12 editions published between 1968 and 1980 in 3 languages and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collected papers of L.D. Landau by
L. D Landau(
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30 editions published between 1965 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collected Papers of L.D. Landau brings together the collected papers of L.D. Landau in the field of physics. The discussion is divided into the following sections: lowtemperature physics (including superconductivity); solidstate physics; plasma physics; hydrodynamics; astrophysics; nuclear physics and cosmic rays; quantum mechanics; quantum field theory; and miscellaneous works. Topics covered include the intermediate state of supraconductors; the absorption of sound in solids; the properties of metals at very low temperatures; and production of showers by heavy particles. This volume is c
30 editions published between 1965 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collected Papers of L.D. Landau brings together the collected papers of L.D. Landau in the field of physics. The discussion is divided into the following sections: lowtemperature physics (including superconductivity); solidstate physics; plasma physics; hydrodynamics; astrophysics; nuclear physics and cosmic rays; quantum mechanics; quantum field theory; and miscellaneous works. Topics covered include the intermediate state of supraconductors; the absorption of sound in solids; the properties of metals at very low temperatures; and production of showers by heavy particles. This volume is c
A shorter course of theoretical physics by
L. D Landau(
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in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Quantenmechanik = mit 11 Tabellen : L.D. Landau ; E.M. Lifschitz. In dt. Sprache hrsg. von Paul Ziesche. [Aus dem Russ. übers.
von A. Kühnel] by
L. D Landau(
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39 editions published between 1958 and 2012 in German and Undetermined and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
39 editions published between 1958 and 2012 in German and Undetermined and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Physique statistique by
L. D Landau(
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36 editions published between 1967 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
36 editions published between 1967 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mécanique des fluides by
L. D Landau(
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26 editions published between 1971 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
26 editions published between 1971 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Klassische Feldtheorie by
L. D Landau(
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37 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in German and Undetermined and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
37 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in German and Undetermined and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hydrodynamik by
L. D Landau(
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25 editions published between 1966 and 1991 in German and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
25 editions published between 1966 and 1991 in German and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elastizitätstheorie by
L. D Landau(
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21 editions published between 1965 and 1991 in German and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
21 editions published between 1965 and 1991 in German and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lehrbuch der theoretischen Physik by
L. D Landau(
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35 editions published between 1962 and 2009 in German and Undetermined and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
35 editions published between 1962 and 2009 in German and Undetermined and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mekhanika by
L. D Landau(
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17 editions published between 1940 and 2001 in Russian and Slavic and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
17 editions published between 1940 and 2001 in Russian and Slavic and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Related Identities
 Lifshit︠s︡, E. M. (Evgeniĭ Mikhaĭlovich) Other Editor Author of introduction Author Contributor Creator
 Pitaevskiĭ, L. P. (Lev Petrovich) Other Contributor Arranger Collector Editor
 Beresteckij, Vladimir B. 19131977 Other Author Contributor
 Shifman, M. Editor
 Rumer, I︠U︡. B. (I︠U︡riĭ Borisovich) Author
 Sakaji, Ammar Editor
 Licata, Ignazio
 Akhiezer, A. I. (Aleksandr Ilʹich) 19112000 Author
 Sykes, J. B. Translator Author
 Haar, D. ter Author Editor Translator
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Dau 19081968
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