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The Principle of Relativity (On the Shoulders of Giants Series)

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 23, 2001

    Incredible Book!!

    This book truely explains the entire theory of relativity. In internet searches you will just find introductions to the theory, but this book takes you into the mathematics of it and how Einstein created this theory and what was his reason behind it. This book will change your entire point of view of the universe. Before reading this book, read Relativity: Special and General Theory; and then learn some calculus and then read this book. Trust me.. Its well worth it

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 29, 2000

    A giant work from The Giants!

    I must say that this is a must-have book for every student of physics and mathematics. But the handicap is that you must at least understand some basic calculus (including vector analysis) to really enjoy this great work. This book is also suitable to those who want to 'read' Einstein's thought while he was formulating the theory of relativity. Compared to any other works, this book remains the single best classic in the category of theoretical physics.

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