List of textbooks in thermodynamics and statistical mechanics

Thermodynamics onlyEdit

  • Fermi, Enrico (1956). Thermodynamics (New ed.). Dover Publications. ISBN 978-0486603612.
    Front cover of the second edition of Herbert Callen's text.
  • Callen, Herbert (1985). Thermodynamics and an Introduction to Themostatistics (2nd ed.). New York: John Wiley & Sons. ISBN 0-471-86256-8.
  • Finn, C. B. P. (1993). Thermal Physics (2nd ed.). United States of America: CRC Press. ISBN 0-7487-4379-0.
  • Zemansky, Mark W.; Dittman, Richard (1996). Heat and Thermodynamics (7th ed.). McGraw-Hill. ISBN 978-0070170599.

Both thermodynamics and statistical mechanicsEdit

Statistical mechanicsEdit

  • Ehrenfest, Paul and Tatiana (1912). The conceptual foundations of the statistical approach in mechanics. German Encyclopedia of Mathematical Sciences
translated by Michael J. Moravcsik (1959) Ithaca: Cornell University Press; (1990) New York: Dover ISBN 0-486-66250-0
  • Fowler, R. H. (1929). Statistical mechanics : the theory of the properties of matter in equilibrium. Cambridge: University Press.
2e (1936) Cambridge: University Press; (1980) Cambridge University Press ISBN 0-521-09377-5
translated by D. Shoenberg (1938) Oxford:Clarendon Press.
translated by E. Peierls and R.F. Peierls (1958) Oxford: Pergamon Press.
2e (1951) Translated by J.B. Sykes and M.J. Kearsley (1968) Oxford : Pergamon Press. ISBN 0-08-009103-2
3e (1976) Translated by J.B. Sykes and M.J. Kearsley (1980) Oxford : Pergamon Press. ISBN 0-7506-3372-7
translated by G. Gamow (1949) New York: Dover ISBN 0-486-60147-1
  • ter Haar, Dirk (1954). Elements of statistical mechanics. London: Constable.
2e (1966) New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston
3e (1995) Oxford: Butterworth-Heinemann ISBN 0-7506-2347-0
2e (1987) New York: Wiley ISBN 0-471-81518-7
2e (1988) Amsterdam: North-Holland ISBN 0-444-87103-9
2e (1991) Berlin: Springer Verlag ISBN 0-387-53662-0, ISBN 3-540-53662-0
reissued (1974), (1989); (1999) Singapore: World Scientific ISBN 981-02-3862-2
2e (1996) Oxford: Butterworth-Heinemann (now Elsevier) ISBN 0-7506-2469-8
  • McQuarrie, Donald A. (1975). Statistical mechanics. New York: Harper & Row. ISBN 0-06-044366-9.
2e (2000) Sausalito, Calif.: University Science ISBN 1-891389-15-7
2e (2004) Cambridge: University Press ISBN 0-521-54649-4
2e (1998) Chichester: Wiley ISBN 0-471-59520-9

Kinetic theoryEdit

translated by Stephen G. Brush (1964) Berkeley: University of California Press; (1995) New York: Dover ISBN 0-486-68455-5

Quantum statistical mechanicsEdit

  • Bogoliubov, N. N. (1967–1970). Lectures on Quantum Statistics. Problems of Statistical Mechanics of Quantum Systems. New York: Gordon and Breach.
  • Bogoliubov, N. N.; N. N. Bogolubov, Jnr. (1992). Introduction to Quantum Statistical Mechanics. New York: Gordon and Breach. ISBN 2-88124-879-9.

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