Return to index: [Subject] [Thread] [Date] [Author]

Re: a passing

[Subject Prev][Subject Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next]
I agree. I have a copy of that fine book since 1967.
At that time many others leaned towards Timoshenko's
book on the same subject, but I preferred Popov's.

Rajendran

--- Christopher Wright <chrisw(--nospam--at)skypoint.com> wrote:
> >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
> 
> 
> ******* ***
> *   Read list FAQ at:
> http://www.seaint.org/list_FAQ.asp
> * 
> *   This email was sent to you via Structural
> Engineers 
> *   Association of Southern California (SEAOSC)
> server. To 
> *   subscribe (no fee) or UnSubscribe, please go to:
> *
> *   http://www.seaint.org/sealist1.asp
> *
> *   Questions to seaint-ad(--nospam--at)seaint.org. Remember, any
> email you 
> *   send to the list is public domain and may be
> re-posted 
> *   without your permission. Make sure you visit our
> web 
> *   site at: http://www.seaint.org 
> ******** 


__________________________________________________
Do You Yahoo!?
Yahoo! Auctions - buy the things you want at great prices
http://auctions.yahoo.com/

* 
*   This email was sent to you via Structural Engineers 
*   Association of Southern California (SEAOSC) server. To 
*   subscribe (no fee) or UnSubscribe, please go to:
*
*   http://www.seaint.org/sealist1.asp
*
*   Questions to seaint-ad(--nospam--at)seaint.org. Remember, any email you 
*   send to the list is public domain and may be re-posted 
*   without your permission. Make sure you visit our web 
*   site at: http://www.seaint.org