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The Geometry of Spacetime: An Introduction to Special and General Relativity James J. Callahan

The Geometry of Spacetime: An Introduction to Special and General Relativity

James J. Callahan

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ISBN : 9781441931429
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463 pages
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Hermann Minkowski recast special relativity as essentially a new geometric structure for spacetime. This book looks at the ideas of both Einstein and Minkowski, and then introduces the theory of frames, surfaces and intrinsic geometry, developing theMoreHermann Minkowski recast special relativity as essentially a new geometric structure for spacetime. This book looks at the ideas of both Einstein and Minkowski, and then introduces the theory of frames, surfaces and intrinsic geometry, developing the main implications of Einsteins general relativity theory.