# Thermodynamics

@article{Whiffen1973Thermodynamics, title={Thermodynamics}, author={David Hardy Whiffen}, journal={Nature}, year={1973}, volume={245}, pages={340-340} }

An Introduction to Equilibrium Thermodynamics.By Bernard Morrill. Pp. xi + 353. (Pergamon: Oxford and New York, February 1973.) £7.50.

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