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eText: 
ISBN-10 0133254690ISBN-13 9780133254693
Print: 
ISBN-10 0-13-325442-9ISBN-13 978-0-13-325442-6
Author(s): R. C. Hibbeler
Publisher: Prentice Hall
Copyright year: © 2014 Pages: 912
Description

For undergraduate Mechanics of Materials courses in Mechanical, Civil, and Aerospace Engineering departments.

  

Containing Hibbeler’s hallmark student-oriented features, this text is in four-color with a photorealistic art program designed to help students visualize difficult concepts.  A clear, concise writing style and more examples than any other text further contribute to students’ ability to master the material.

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  • Visualization: This text is in four-color with a photorealistic art program designed to help students visualize difficult concepts.

  • Review and Student Support: A thorough end of chapter review provides students with a concise tool for reviewing chapter contents.

  • Accuracy: The accuracy of the text and problem solutions has been thoroughly checked by four other parties.

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