Author Archives: George Phillies

About George Phillies

science fiction author -- researcher in polymer dynamics -- collector of board wargames -- President, National Fantasy Fan Federation

My Game Design Books

These are actually my best-sellers.  You can find them on Amazon and Smashwords.

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Physics, a Novel Introductory Course

I am actually closing in on finishing the rough draft of the book.  I had the advantage that the book follows the lectures I gave for many years, so I could simply open the lecture notes and give the lectures … Continue reading

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Physics, A Novel Introductory Course

Last September I started writing a Freshman Physics book, based on the course I had given for many years.  Writing was actually quite straightforward.  I opened my notes, and, instead of talking, I typed.  I had always composed my own … Continue reading

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Progress, April 29 2020

I have in progress two large physics volumes and a batch of novels. The two physics volumes are Physics, A Novel Introductory Course, a freshman mechanics book that is actually calculus-based. Calculus-based freshman mechanics is required by some engineering accrediting … Continue reading

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Welcome to Books by George

Books by George, a blog on current and future books by George Phillies. In fact, there are now 24 of them:1. George D. J. Phillies, Elementary Lectures in Statistical Mechanics, Springer-Verlag: New York (2000) [textbook].2. George D. J. Phillies, This … Continue reading

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