This high-level study discusses Newtonian principles and 19th-century views on electrodynamics and the aether. Additional topics include Einstein’s electrodynamics of moving bodies, Minkowski spacetime, gravitational geometry, time and causality, and other subjects. Highlights include a rich exposition of the elements of the special and general theories of relativity. 1983 edition.
- Author(s) : Roberto Torretti
- Number of pages: 395 pages
- ISBN 10: 0080267734
- ISBN-13 : 978-0080267739
- Publisher : Pergamon Press; 1st edition (January 1, 1983)
- Language: : English
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