Readable Relativity

by Clement V. Durell

Publisher: Dover Publications

Written in English
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Number of Pages160
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ISBN 100486432572
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Buy Readable relativity. by Clement Vavasor Durell online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop clubhipicbanyoles.com Range: $ - $ May 15,  · "Wald's book is clearly the first textbook on general relativity with a totally modern point of view; and it succeeds very well where others are only partially successful. The book includes full discussions of many problems of current interest which are not treated in any extant book, and all these matters are considered with perception and understanding."—S. Chandrasekhar "A tour de force 4/5(5). Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. Apr 18,  · In the words of Einstein: “The present book is intended, as far as possible, to give an exact insight into the theory of Relativity to those readers who, from a general scientific and philosophical point of view, are interested in the theory, but who are not conversant with the mathematical apparatus of theoretical physics”/5(62).

Apr 22,  · The new book by Jeffrey Bennett introduces Einstein’s theory of relativity to a lay audience, explaining why black holes don’t suck and other phenomena. While Lorentz failed to discover this relativity due to his belief in Newton's theory and the "true time"! Einstein explained relativity, the speed of light, time and space along with the Lorentz transformation in this short book. A must read for anyone who would like to know time, space and relativity/5(13). Add tags for "Readable relativity; a book for non-specialists,". Be the first. Similar Items. Related Subjects: (1) Relativity (Physics) Confirm this request. You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway. Linked Data. Nov 11,  · I could manipulate the mathematics of relativity and come up with answers but never really had an intuitive feel for what really is going on till I read this book. I only wish I had read this first before plowing through graduate physics courses. The only other book I have ever read that was more enlightening was the Bible/5.

See all books by Albert Einstein About Albert Einstein Albert Einstein (–), one of the greatest thinkers of the twentieth century, was born in Ulm, Germany, to German-Jewish parents. Dec 29,  · that differences of opinion are scarcely likely to arise as to its applicability in practice. *** A refinement and modification of these views does not become necessary until we come to deal with the general theory of relativity, treated in the second part of this book.3/5(3).

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Jan 14,  · Readable Relativity. Hardcover – Import, by C V. Durell (Author)/5(2). Oct 17,  · Readable Relativity (Dover Books on Physics) Paperback – October 17, by Clement V. Durell (Author)/5(2). The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Readable Relativity by Clement V.

Durell at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on Readable Relativity book or more. B&N Outlet Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help Auto Suggestions are available once you type at least 3 letters. Use up arrow (for mozilla firefox browser alt+up arrow) and down arrow (for mozilla Readable Relativity book Brand: Dover Publications.

Relativity without mathematics may be compared with "Painless Dentistry," or "Ski-ing without falling," or "Reading without Tears." Its ideas have, of course, been sketched in popular style by many writers, but precision can only be achieved by setting out the arguments in a mathematical form, and this precision is essential for a firm grasp of the fundamental principles of the subject.

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Baby University Board Book Set: Four Science Board Books for Babies (Baby University Board Book Sets) Chris Ferrie. out of 5 stars Board book. Jun 24,  · Relativity was a book I wasn't % sure was my cup of tea, but I was more than willing to give it a read because the publicist for the book was so insistent that it was such a good read.

But, I was nervous to get started. I needn't have been, mind because Relativity was an awesome read/5. There is an old book by Max Born, called Einstein's Theory of Relativity which explains the Special Relativity in great detail without any advanced mathematics and a little bit of General Relativity.

Jan 30,  · Relativity: The Special and the General Theory began as a short paper and was eventually published as a book written by Albert Einstein with the aim of giving: "an exact insight into the theory of relativity to those readers who, from a general scientific and philosophical point of view, are interested in the theory, but who are not conversant with the mathematical apparatus of theoretical Cited by: Books shelved as general-relativity: A First Course in General Relativity by Bernard Schutz, General Relativity by Robert M.

Wald, Spacetime and Geometry. Free download or read online Relativity: The Special and the General Theory pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Albert Einstein.

The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is /5. In addition, several classic books have recently come back into print. It is not an exaggeration to say that there has probably never been a better time to shop around for books on relativity.

In what follows I offer a sort of "consumer's guide" which I hope will help readers choose the book or books. Readable Relativity by Clement V. Durrell - free book at E-Books Directory. You can download the book or read it online. It is made freely available by its author and.

Notes on Relativity and Cosmology. This book explains the following topics: Space, Time, and Newtonian Physics, Maxwell, E and M, and the Ether, Einstein and Inertial Frames, Minkowskian Geometry, Accelerating Reference Frames, Dynamics, Relativity and the Gravitational Field, General Relativity and Curved Spacetime, Black Hole, Cosmology.

According to Einstein himself, this book is intended "to give an exact insight into the theory of Relativity to those readers who, from a general scientific and philosophical point of view, are interested in the theory, but who are not conversant with the mathematical apparatus of An accesible version of Einstein's masterpiece of theory, written by the genius himself/5.

According to Einstein himself, this book is intended “to give an exact insight into the theory of Relativity to those readers who, from a general scientific and philosophical point of view, are interested in the theory, but who are not conversant with the mathematical apparatus of theoretical physics.”.

Jul 22,  · There are a great number of really excellent books on relativity, but no particular book is good for everyone: the reader is as important as that which is being read.

To be honest I imagine that self-learning relativity to be quite difficult. A List of Technical Books on General Relativity They can often be quite useful for understanding particular details of general relativity, its applications, or the associated mathematics.

I particularly recommend these first few books, all of which I have used as texts before. The book is meant to be read, searched and referred to, rather than looked at. The original "helpfile" version clubhipicbanyoles.com used to be available from the old "Erk's Relativity Pages" website, and had multiple tiled panes that allowed diferent views of the document.

It also had a few nice features that aren't implemented on the PDF version, such. Feb 27,  · Readable Relativity Paperback – 1 Oct by Clement clubhipicbanyoles.com (Author)Reviews: 1. PREFACE HE present book is intended, as far as pos-sible, to give an exact insight into the theory of Relativity to those readers who, from a general scientific and philosophical point.

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Home» Browse» Science and Technology» Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics, and Astronomy. May 02,  · You should do a search through this section and the book review section, because this has come up several times before.

I suggest Schutz, A First Course in General Relativity, because he does a good job on special relativity and introduces all the neccessary math.

Comments on some other books. Feb 01,  · Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Relativity: the Special and General Theory by Albert Einstein - Free Ebook Project Gutenberg. Many-Minds Relativity by Claes Johnson The book offers an alternative to Einstein's special theory of relativity, with the main purpose of developing a form of relativity, which can be combined with quantum mechanics and thus can open to a unified field theory.

Learn about the dawdling principle of special relativity. Read about Einstein, his passion, his achievements and his failures. A book on the origin of the universe. Then, the book introduces general relativity and cosmology in the simplest way known so far.

Learn about gravitational waves, horizons, paradoxes, astrophysics!. Most of them are pretty elderly. Taylor and Wheeler is good, but not all that mathematical.

It is designed for people who have had intro physics only. Still, it is a good reference. Rindler is the classic (Intro to Special Relativity).

Most modern.“Jeffrey Bennett’s What is Relativity? is certainly one of the best nonfiction books I’ve read this year: a fast-paced, highly readable account of one of the most important scientific discoveries of all time.” — School Library Journal “ Bennett’s fun book shows readers what relativity means, and what it .Get this from a library!

Readable relativity. [Clement V Durell] -- Precise, brief, and practical, this text is the work of a highly respected teacher with years of classroom experience, who sketches the mathematical background essential to a clear understanding of.