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The Resource Simply Einstein : relativity demystified, Richard Wolfson

Simply Einstein : relativity demystified, Richard Wolfson

Label
Simply Einstein : relativity demystified
Title
Simply Einstein
Title remainder
relativity demystified
Statement of responsibility
Richard Wolfson
Title variation
Relativity demystified
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A layperson's introduction to the theory of relativity and its significance discusses such topics as time travel, curved space, black holes, the big bang, gravity, and twenty-first-century physics
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
530.11
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC173.57
LC item number
.W65 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Simply Einstein : relativity demystified, Richard Wolfson
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy035/2002002984.html
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The self-creating universe and other absurdities -- Tennis, tea, and time travel -- Moving heaven and earth -- Let there be light -- Ether dreams -- Crisis in physics -- Einstein to the rescue -- Stretching time -- Star trips and squeezed space -- The same time? -- Past, present, future, and-- elsewhere -- Faster than light? -- Is everything relative? -- A problem of gravity -- Into the black hole -- Einstein's universe
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 261 pages
Isbn
9780393051544
Isbn Type
(HRD)
Lccn
2002002984
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
BK0003926937
Label
Simply Einstein : relativity demystified, Richard Wolfson
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy035/2002002984.html
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The self-creating universe and other absurdities -- Tennis, tea, and time travel -- Moving heaven and earth -- Let there be light -- Ether dreams -- Crisis in physics -- Einstein to the rescue -- Stretching time -- Star trips and squeezed space -- The same time? -- Past, present, future, and-- elsewhere -- Faster than light? -- Is everything relative? -- A problem of gravity -- Into the black hole -- Einstein's universe
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 261 pages
Isbn
9780393051544
Isbn Type
(HRD)
Lccn
2002002984
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
BK0003926937

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