**THE MATHEMATICAL THEORY OF HUYGEN’S PRINCIPLE. by B.B. Baker, E.T. Copson.**

**THE MATHEMATICAL THEORY OF HUYGEN’S PRINCIPLE. B.B. Baker, E.T. Copson. ebook**

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1950 2nd ed.

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