Sidelights on Relativity (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)

Sidelights on Relativity (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)

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by Albert Einstein
     
 

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Elegantly written, these two influential essays offer unparalleled insight into the seminal thinking of Albert Einstein, the twentieth century’s greatest physicist. The essays outline aspects of two of Einstein’s revolutionary theories—his Special Theory of Relativity and his General Theory of Relativity—in simple prose devoid of abstruse…  See more details below

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Elegantly written, these two influential essays offer unparalleled insight into the seminal thinking of Albert Einstein, the twentieth century’s greatest physicist. The essays outline aspects of two of Einstein’s revolutionary theories—his Special Theory of Relativity and his General Theory of Relativity—in simple prose devoid of abstruse language, ideal for scientists and laypeople alike.


Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781411448681
Publisher:
Barnes & Noble
Publication date:
04/05/2011
Series:
Barnes & Noble Digital Library
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
64
Sales rank:
1,293,571
File size:
141 KB

Meet the Author

Albert Einstein (1879–1955) was a German-born theoretical physicist who introduced revolutionary concepts regarding the nature of light-particles, the existence and nature of molecules, and the electrodynamics of moving bodies. In 1934 he left Germany, settling in Princeton, New Jersey and eventually becoming an American citizen. He won the Nobel Prize for physics in 1921.

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Sidelights on Relativity 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I ordered this book for my son's term paper. It is excellent and a good informative book for anyone that is interested in Einstein.
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