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#### General Relativity: The most beautiful of theories

De Gruyter 2015; US$ 140.00Generalising Newton's law of gravitation, general relativity is one of the pillars of modern physics. On the occasion of general relativity's centennial, leading scientists in the different branches of gravitational research review the history and recent advances in the main fields of applications of the theory, which was referred to by... more...

#### General Relativity and Gravitation

World Scientific Publishing Company 2005; US$ 165.00This authoritative volume provides a snapshot of the state of the art in gravitational physics and related mathematical fields, as well as a review of recent achievements and prospects for future work. With contributing authors among the world leaders in their respective fields, this proceedings volume is a worthy addition to this conference series,... more...

#### An Introduction to General Relativity

Cambridge University Press 1991; US$ 48.00This textbook provides an introduction to general relativity for mathematics undergraduates or graduate physicists. After a review of Cartesian tensor notation and special relativity the concepts of Riemannian differential geometry are introducted. More emphasis is placed on an intuitive grasp of the subject and a calculational facility than on a rigorous... more...

#### Introduction to General Relativity, Black Holes and Cosmology

Oxford University Press 2014; US$ 43.99General Relativity is a beautiful geometric theory, simple in its mathematical formulation but leading to numerous consequences with striking physical interpretations: gravitational waves, black holes, cosmological models, and so on. This introductory textbook is written for mathematics students interested in physics and physics students interested... more...

#### An Introduction to General Relativity and Cosmology

Cambridge University Press 2006; US$ 56.00This 2006 book is a thorough introduction to general relativity for advanced students, including complete derivations of important results. more...

#### Lectures on Gravitation

World Scientific Publishing Company 2011; US$ 38.00This book is a compilation of the lectures for a one-semester course on gravitation at the University of Rochester. Starting from a simple description of geometry, the topics are systematically developed to the big bang theory with a simple derivation of the cosmic background temperature. Several informative examples are worked out in detail as well. more...

#### Lesebuch Mathematik für das erste Studienjahr

Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2013; US$ 19.95Im Begleitbuch werden die Zusammenhänge zwischen zentralen Konzepten der Mathematik erläutert: vom frühen Messen und Zählen zu Begriffen wie Metrik, Maße und Vektorräume. Wichtige Begriffe werden anhand von Beispielen und exemplarischen Resultaten erläutert. more...

#### A Primer of Special Relativity

New Age International Pvt. Ltd., Publishers 2004; US$ 20.00A Primer of Special Relativity1 is an unusually lucid introduction to the subject specifically written for Indian students. It is intended to give the beginner a firm grounding for a more advanced course in relativity. An entire chapter is devoted to applications of the theory to elucidate a large number of topics the students (B.Sc. Physics) come... more...

#### Relativity

World Scientific Publishing Company 1989; US$ 42.00The most important feature in this book is the simple presentation with details of calculations. It is very easy to follow. Fairly sophisticated calculations are developed very rapidly. The presentation is logical and the detailed coverage makes this book very readable and useful. The contents develop Relativity as a modern theory of motion, starting... more...

#### Relativity In Our Time

CRC Press 1993; US$ 52.95A publication concerning the relevance of Einstein's theory of relativity to human relations in contemporary times. more...