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#### Relativity

Oxford University Press, UK 2006; US$ 74.99A modern thinking person's guide to all of Einstein's relativity. Full of mathematical rigor, but stressing physical insight, motivation, and clarity of concepts and logic, rather than mere formalism or experimental detail. Over 300 thought-provoking problems. - ;Relativistic cosmology has in recent years become one of the most active and exciting... more...

#### Introduction to 3+1 Numerical Relativity

Oxford University Press 2008; US$ 74.99This book introduces the modern field of 3+1 numerical relativity. The book has been written in a way as to be as self-contained as possible, and only assumes a basic knowledge of special relativity. Starting from a brief introduction to general relativity, it discusses the different concepts and tools necessary for the fully consistent numerical simulation... more...

#### Time

Oxford University Press, USA 1998; US$ 18.99"Bucky Fuller thought big," Wired magazine recently noted, "Arthur C. Clarke thinks big, but Cliff Pickover outdoes them both." In his newest book, Cliff Pickover outdoes even himself, probing a mystery that has baffled mystics, philosophers, and scientists throughout history--What is the nature of time? In Time: A Traveler's... more...

#### ORBITING THE MOONS OF PLUTO

World Scientific Publishing Company 2011; US$ 182.00The Maxwell, Einstein, Schrödinger and Dirac equations are considered the most important equations in all of physics. This volume aims to provide new eight- and twelve-dimensional complex solutions to these equations for the first time in order to reveal more...

#### A NEW PERSPECTIVE ON RELATIVITY

World Scientific Publishing Company 2011; US$ 260.00Starting off from noneuclidean geometries, apart from the method of Einstein's equations, this book derives and describes the phenomena of gravitation and diffraction. A historical account is presented, exposing the missing link in Einstein's construction of the theory of general relativity: the uniformly rotating disc, together with his failure... more...

#### Einstein's Mirror

Cambridge University Press 1997; US$ 56.00Lavishly illustrated, fascinating and accessible introduction to Einstein's relativity for general readers, school students and undergraduates. more...

#### How to Teach Relativity to Your Dog

Basic Books 2012; US$ 16.99Everyone talks to their pets; Chad Orzel tells his about relativity. more...

#### Relativity

Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 24.95Time magazine's "Man of the Century", Albert Einstein is the founder of modern physics and his theory of relativity is the most important scientific idea of the modern era. In this short book, Einstein explains, using the minimum of mathematical terms, the basic ideas and principles of the theory that has shaped the world we live in today. Unsurpassed... more...

#### Einstein's Jury

Princeton University Press 2013; US$ 46.95Einstein's Jury is the dramatic story of how astronomers in Germany, England, and America competed to test Einstein's developing theory of relativity. Weaving a rich narrative based on extensive archival research, Jeffrey Crelinsten shows how these early scientific debates shaped cultural attitudes we hold today. The book examines Einstein's... more...

#### The Einstein Theory of Relativity

MobileReference.com 2010; US$ 3.99Relativity: The Special and General Theory is an introduction to Einstein's space-bending, time-stretching theory of Relativity, first published in December 1916. Special and General relativity explain the structure of space time and provide a theory of gravitation, respectively. Einstein's theories shocked the world with their counterintuitive... more...