Sound: A Very Short Introduction
- ISBN 13:
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- Edition: 1st
- Format: Paperback
- Copyright: 02/10/2016
- Publisher: Oxford University Press
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In this Very Short Introduction Mike Goldsmith looks at the science of sound and explores sound in different contexts, covering the audible and inaudible, sound underground and underwater, accoustic and electric, and hearing in humans and animals. He also considers the problem of sound out of place - noise and its reduction.
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