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Relativity: The Special and the General Theory - 100th Anniversary Edition
 

Relativity: The Special and the General Theory - 100th Anniversary Edition (EPUB ebook)

By Einstein, Albert
Commentaries by Gutfreund, Hanoch
Commentaries by Renn, Jurgen

A handsome annotated edition of Einstein's celebrated book on relativityAfter completing the final version of his general theory of relativity in November 1915, Albert Einstein wrote Relativity. Intended for a popular audience, the book remains one of the most lucid explanations ...of the special and general theories ever written. This edition of Einstein's celebrated book features an authoritative English translation of the text along with commentaries by Hanoch Gutfreund and Jurgen Renn that examine the evolution of Einstein's thinking and cast his ideas in a modern context. Providing invaluable insight into one of the greatest scientific minds of all time, the book also includes a unique survey of the introductions from past editions, covers from selected early editions, a letter from Walther Rathenau to Einstein discussing the book, and a revealing sample from Einstein's original handwritten manuscript.
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ISBN 9780691193588
Published 12 Mar 2019
Publisher Princeton University Pre
Available in EPUB format
Software Adobe Ebook Compatible Devices
Language en

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ISBN-13 9780691193588
Stock Available
Status Wheelers ePlatform
Publisher unlisted
Imprint Princeton University Press
Released 12 Mar 2019
Publication Country United States United States
Format EPUB ebook
Author(s) By Einstein, Albert
Commentaries by Gutfreund, Hanoch
Commentaries by Renn, Jurgen
Category History Of Ideas, Intellectual History
History
Philosophy
Topics In Philosophy
Science: General Issues
History Of Science
Physics
General Relativity Physics
Geophysics
Number of Pages 328
Dimensions Not specified
Dewey Code 530.11
Weight Not specified - defaults to 0g
Interest Age 16+ years
Reading Age 16+ years
NBS Text Popular Science
ONIX Text General/trade

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