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>I heard today that Egor Popov died.
One of the few undergraduate textbooks I use constantly--Popov's 
Mechanics of Materials copyright 1952 8th printing. Looks a little 
timeworn (don't we all), plenty of obscure notes and commentary in the 
margins, but I think it's a damn fine memorial. 

Christopher Wright P.E.    |"They couldn't hit an elephant from
chrisw(--nospam--at)skypoint.com        | this distance"   (last words of Gen.
___________________________| John Sedgwick, Spotsylvania 1864)
http://www.skypoint.com/~chrisw


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