What Is Relativity

Written by a Nobel Prize physicist and his colleague, this compelling book uses familiar objects (trains, rulers, clocks) to illuminate the more subtle aspects of relativity. 23 illustrations. 1959 edition.

What Is Relativity

What Is Relativity

Written by a Nobel Prize physicist and his colleague, this compelling book uses familiar objects (trains, rulers, clocks) to illuminate the more subtle aspects of relativity. 23 illustrations. 1959 edition.

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What Is Relativity?
Language: en
Pages: 80
Authors: L. D. Landau, G. B. Rumer
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-01-23 - Publisher: Courier Corporation

Written by a Nobel Prize physicist and his colleague, this compelling book uses familiar objects (trains, rulers, clocks) to illuminate the more subtle aspects of relativity. 23 illustrations. 1959 edition.
What Is Relativity?
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Jeffrey Bennett
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-02-25 - Publisher: Columbia University Press

An astrophysicist offers an entertaining introduction to Einstein's theories, explaining how well they have held up to rigorous testing over the years, and even describing the amazing phenomena readers would actually experience if they took a trip through a black hole.
What Is Relativity?
Language: en
Pages: 204
Authors: Jeffrey Bennett
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-03-04 - Publisher: Columbia University Press

A renowned astrophysicist’s approachable introduction to Albert Einstein’s theory of relativity and its application in our daily lives. It is commonly assumed that if the Sun suddenly turned into a black hole, it would suck Earth and the rest of the planets into oblivion. Yet, as prominent author and astrophysicist
What Is the Theory of Relativity
Language: en
Pages: 64
Authors: L. Landau, Yu Rumer
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-05-01 - Publisher:

Originally published in the Soviet Union for use in schools in India, this introduction to the theory of relativity covers all the fundamentals is a meaningful and understandable way.
Relativity
Language: en
Pages: 168
Authors: Albert Einstein, Robert W. Lawson
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-01-01 - Publisher: Courier Corporation

This book contains the great physicist's own explanation of both the special and general theories of relativity. Written for readers interested in the theory but not conversant with the mathematical apparatus of theoretical physics, it presents the ideas in their simplest, most intelligible form.

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