See also: Pool Physics FAQ page and the online Pool Physics Quiz.

General Interest Books

  • Alciatore, D., The Illustrated Principles of Pool and Billiards, Sterling Publishing, 2004.
  • Daish, C., The Physics of Ball Games, pp. 77-83 and 146-161, The English Universities Press, 1972.
  • Griffing, D., The Dynamics of Sports, pp. 353-375, Mohican Publishing Company, Loudonville, Ohio, 1982.
  • Koehler, J., The Science of Pocket Billiards, Sportology Publications, 1989.
  • Stoddard, J., The Science of Billiards, The F. A. Bassette Co., 1913.

Technical Books

See also: bibliography including French publications

General Interest Articles

Technical Articles

See also: list of impact-related articles from Ray Higley


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