A History of Mechanics
Dover Publications, 1988 - 662 стор.
"A remarkable work which will remain a document of the first rank for the historian of mechanics." -- Louis de Broglie
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Not only did Descartes assert the principle of virtual work but—and in this regard
his priority is certain—he indicated its infinitesimal character. “The relative weight
of each body should be measured by the start of the movement which the ...
read Roberval entailed Descartes' ignorance of the law of the composition of
forces. In fact, the quantity plhad been considered as a measure of the work done
by a weight by Jordanus and by Descartes contemporaries, Roberval and ...
the very same error as Descartes in the evaluation of the mean velocity. In spite
of the efforts which Duhem made to elucidate them," these essays remain
somewhat confused. In this matter of the fall of heavy bodies, it remains that
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