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The outline of subject A , after dealing with the first and second laws of thermodynamics , treats heat , covering the definition and theories of heat , heat transfer in matter , and the relation of heat to entropy , work , and changes ...
The outline of subject B deals with the earliest devices for performing arithmetic operations , and with modern mechanical and electromechanical calculators . The outline of subject C , office machines , treats the several kinds of ...
The outline of subject A first deals with the origins of the social sciences in earlier periods , and with influences in the Renaissance and in the Enlightenment . It goes on to the influence of new concepts in social , political ...
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Part One Matter and energy
Energy radiation and the states and transformation of matter
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