- Tribology: Friction and Wear of Engineering Materials, 2nd edtion by I. Hutchings and P. Shipway
Provides much more in-depth discussion of all of the topics discussed in this TLP.
- Fracture of brittle solids by Brian Lawn
Contains useful diagrams and a good explanation of brittle fracture.
- Introduction to Surface Engineering by P.A. Dearnley
A good introduction to the way in which surfaces can be engineered to take account of friction and wear.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tribology and its associated links
http://www.stle.org/files/What_is_tribology/Tribology.aspx, the website of the Society of Tribology and Lubrication Engineers
http://www.tribology-abc.com/, a Dutch-based web site on tribology authored by Prof Anton van Beek of Delft University of Technology.