Landau, L. D. (Lev Davidovich) 19081968
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Works:  840 works in 4,598 publications in 12 languages and 35,950 library holdings 

Genres:  Biography History Popular works 
Roles:  Author, Editor, Publishing director, Other, Translator, Honoree, Contributor, Creator 
Classifications:  QA805, 530.14 
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Most widely held works about
L. D Landau
 Under the spell of Landau : when theoretical physics was shaping destinies by Mikhail A Shifman( )
 Lev Davidovich Landau and his impact on contemporary theoretical physics( )
 The man they wouldn't let die by Alexandre Dorozynski( Book )
 Landau, a great physicist and teacher by Anna Livanova( Book )
 L.D. Landau by D. ter Haar( Book )
 Landau, the physicist and the man : recollections of L.D. Landau( Book )
 Akademik Landau : kak my zhili by Kora LandauDrobant︠s︡eva( Book )
 Landau : stranit︠s︡y zhizni by Maĭi︠a︡ Bessarab( Book )
 Sovetskai︠a︡ zhiznʹ Lʹva Landau by G. E Gorelik( Book )
 Vospominanii︠a︡ o L.D. Landau( Book )
 Lev Landau : romanbiografii︠a︡ by Maĭi︠a︡ Bessarab( Book )
 Formula schastʹi︠a︡ Landau by Maĭi︠a︡ Bessarab( Book )
 Krug Landau i Lifshit︠s︡a by B. S Gorobet︠s︡( Book )
 Krug Landau : fizika voĭny i mira by B. S Gorobet︠s︡( Book )
 Evreĭskie i russkie uchenye : mify i realʹnostʹ by Vladimir Boi︠a︡rint︠s︡ev( Book )
 Ėĭnshteĭn i Landau shuti︠a︡t : evreĭskie ostroty i anekdoty( Book )
 Krug Landau by B. S Gorobet︠s︡( Book )
 Stranit︠s︡y zhizni Landau by Maĭi︠a︡ Bessarab( Book )
 Akademik L.D. Landau; kratkai︠a︡ biografii︠a︡ i obzor nauchnykh rabot by A. A Abrikosov( Book )
 Akademik Landau : kak my zhili : vospominanii︠a︡ by Kora LandauDrobant︠s︡eva( Book )
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Most widely held works by
L. D Landau
The classical theory of fields by
L. D Landau(
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210 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When the dog he is caring for runs away from Alan into the forbidden garden of a retired doghating magician, a spell seems to be cast over the contrary dog
210 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When the dog he is caring for runs away from Alan into the forbidden garden of a retired doghating magician, a spell seems to be cast over the contrary dog
Statistical physics by
L. D Landau(
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257 editions published between 1938 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Volume 5
257 editions published between 1938 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Volume 5
Quantum mechanics, nonrelativistic theory by
L. D Landau(
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168 editions published between 1958 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 2,152 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
168 editions published between 1958 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 2,152 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
Mechanics by
L. D Landau(
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111 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Devoted to the foundation of mechanics, namely classical Newtonian mechanics, the subject is based mainly on Galileo's principle of relativity and Hamilton's principle of least action. The exposition is simple and leads to the most complete direct means of solving problems in mechanics. The final sections on adiabatic invariants have been revised and augmented. In addition a short biography of L D Landau has been inserted
111 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Devoted to the foundation of mechanics, namely classical Newtonian mechanics, the subject is based mainly on Galileo's principle of relativity and Hamilton's principle of least action. The exposition is simple and leads to the most complete direct means of solving problems in mechanics. The final sections on adiabatic invariants have been revised and augmented. In addition a short biography of L D Landau has been inserted
Fluid mechanics by
L. D Landau(
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140 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Volume 6
140 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Volume 6
Theory of elasticity by
L. D Landau(
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107 editions published between 1959 and 2008 in English and Italian and held by 1,792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This present volume of our Theoretical Physics deals with the theory of elasticity. Being written by physicists, and primarily for physicists, it naturally includes not only the ordinary theory of the deformation of solids, but also some topics not usually found in textbooks on the subjects, such as thermal conduction and viscosity in solids, and various problems in the theory of elastic vibration and waves."  authors, 'Preface to the First English Edition
107 editions published between 1959 and 2008 in English and Italian and held by 1,792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This present volume of our Theoretical Physics deals with the theory of elasticity. Being written by physicists, and primarily for physicists, it naturally includes not only the ordinary theory of the deformation of solids, but also some topics not usually found in textbooks on the subjects, such as thermal conduction and viscosity in solids, and various problems in the theory of elastic vibration and waves."  authors, 'Preface to the First English Edition
Electrodynamics of continuous media by
L. D Landau(
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104 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Volume 8
104 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Volume 8
General physics : mechanics and molecular physics by
L. D Landau(
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27 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 810 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
27 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 810 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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43 editions published between 1952 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
43 editions published between 1952 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What is relativity? by
L. D Landau(
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16 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in English and held by 593 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
16 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in English and held by 593 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 1970 and 1980 in 3 languages and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
12 editions published between 1970 and 1980 in 3 languages and held by 514 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 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
30 editions published between 1965 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mechanik by
L. D Landau(
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39 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in German and Undetermined and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
39 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in German and Undetermined and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A shorter course of theoretical physics by
L. D Landau(
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7 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
7 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 330 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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38 editions published between 1958 and 2012 in German and Undetermined and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
38 editions published between 1958 and 2012 in German and Undetermined and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mécanique by
L. D Landau(
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61 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
61 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Physics for everyone : motion heat by
L. D Landau(
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41 editions published between 1963 and 1982 in 6 languages and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
41 editions published between 1963 and 1982 in 6 languages and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mécanique des fluides by
L. D Landau(
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19 editions published between 1971 and 1994 in French and Italian and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
19 editions published between 1971 and 1994 in French and Italian and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elastizitätstheorie by
L. D Landau(
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22 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in German and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
22 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in German and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Was ist Relativität? : ein Weg zu Einsteins Theorie by
L. D Landau(
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58 editions published between 1961 and 1989 in 5 languages and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
58 editions published between 1961 and 1989 in 5 languages and held by 272 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
 Sykes, J. B. (John Bradbury) Translator Author
 Beresteckij, Vladimir B. 19131977 Other Author
 Shifman, M. Editor
 Rumer, I︠U︡. B. (I︠U︡riĭ Borisovich) Author
 Sakaji, Ammar Editor
 Licata, Ignazio
 Bell, J. S. Translator
 Akhiezer, A. I. (Aleksandr Ilʹich) 19112000 Author
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Alternative Names
Dau 19081968
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