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Beyond Foley

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Browse for Books By Call Number

Physics QC 1-199
Weights and Measures QC 81-114
Descriptive and Experimental Mechanics QC 120-168.85
Atomic Physics, Constitution and Properties of Matter QC 170-197
Acoustics. Sound QC 221-246
Heat QC 251-338.5
Optics. Light QC 350-467
Radiation Physics (General) QC 474-496.9
Electricity and Magnetism QC 501-766
Nuclear and Particle Physics. Atomic Energy. Radioactivity QC 770-798
Geophysics, Cosmic Physics QC 801-809
Geomagnetism QC 811-849
Meteorology. Climatology QC 851-999