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General Relativity; an Einstein Centenary Survey

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Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Theoretical methods,
  • Physics,
  • Science / Physics,
  • Science,
  • Science/Mathematics

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsStephen W. Hawking (Editor), W. Israel (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages944
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7736059M
    ISBN 100521299284
    ISBN 109780521299282

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    Pris: kr. Häftad, Skickas inom vardagar. Köp General Relativity: an Einstein Centenary Survey av Stephen Hawking på Hanoch Gutfreund is professor emeritus of theoretical physics at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, where he is also the academic director of the Albert Einstein Archives. He lives in Jerusalem. Jürgen Renn is a director at the Max Planck Institute for the History of Science in Berlin. His books include The Genesis of General lives in Berlin.


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