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Spacetime Physics

Spacetime Physics - 2nd edition

Spacetime Physics - 2nd edition

ISBN13: 9780716723271

ISBN10: 0716723271

Spacetime Physics by Edwin F. Taylor and John Archibald Wheeler - ISBN 9780716723271
Edition: 2ND 92
Copyright: 1992
Publisher: W.H. Freeman
Published: 1992
International: No
Spacetime Physics by Edwin F. Taylor and John Archibald Wheeler - ISBN 9780716723271

ISBN13: 9780716723271

ISBN10: 0716723271

Summary

An accessible, contemporary overview of special relativity including expanded coverage of general relativity, from two well-known authors (Wheeler first identified and named "black holes.")

Author Bio

Taylor, Edwin F. : Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Boston University

Wheeler, John Archibald : Princeton University and University of Texas at Austin

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

  1. Spacetime: Overview
  2. Floating Free
  3. Same Laws for All

    Special Topic: Lorenz Transformation

  4. Trip to Canopus
  5. Trekking Through Spacetime
  6. Regions of Spacetime
  7. Momenergy
  8. Collide. Create. Annihilate.
  9. Gravity: Curved Spacetime in Action



Index
Answers to Odd-Numbered Exercises

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