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Introducing Relativity

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Einstein's theories of Special and General Relativity changed the course of the world and the way we view Nature. Introducing Relativity plots an accessible and visual course through the ideas and concepts that changed physics forever. This book begins with life near the speed of light, and explores the ideas of space-time and curved space. Passing through the territory that lead Einstein to his vision of gravity as curvature of space-time, Introducing Relativity then discusses the legacy of Einstein's contributions — Black Holes, gravitational waves and the expanding Universe.

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Plots an accessible and visual course through ideas and concepts that revolutionised modern physics.

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This book begins with life near the speed of life near the speed of ligh and explores idas of of space-time and curved space.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781840463729
Author:
Bassett, Bruce
Author:
Edney, Ralph
Publisher:
Totem Books
Location:
Cambridge
Subject:
General
Subject:
Relativity
Subject:
Relativity (physics)
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Introducing...
Series Volume:
107-194
Publication Date:
19980924
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
BandW illustrations throughout
Pages:
176
Dimensions:
8.16 x 6.64 x 0.46 in

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"Synopsis" by , Plots an accessible and visual course through ideas and concepts that revolutionised modern physics.
"Synopsis" by , This book begins with life near the speed of life near the speed of ligh and explores idas of of space-time and curved space.
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