Engineering, Students, Education, Materials. More material is contained in this text than is covered in the usual first course in engineering mechanics, therefore this book will also serve as an introduction to more advanced topic in mechanics and basic principles. (366 Pgs.) Prev. forepage. Black Cloth Boards, VVG / VVGAUTHOR: J. L. Meriam PUBLISHER: John Wiley & Sons, NY ISBN: 66-13517 YEAR: 1968 FORMAT: Hardcover EDITION: Fourth Ed.