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Was Einstein right?

Clifford M. Will

Was Einstein right?

putting general relativity to the test

by Clifford M. Will

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • General relativity (Physics)

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published: New York: Basic Books, 1986.

    StatementClifford M. Will.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC173.6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination274p. ;
    Number of Pages274
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22051993M
    ISBN 100192822039

    And out of those Albert Einstein books, we’ve asked you to pick just five! Your first choice is Albert Einstein: A Biography by Albrecht Fölsing published in What makes this biography so good? It’s comprehensive, for a start. It is a very big book — one of the biggest on Einstein’s life. "Isaacson's treatment of Einstein's scientific work is excellent: accurate, complete, and just the right level of detail for the general reader. Taking advantage of the wealth of recently uncovered historical material, he has produced the most readable biography of Einstein yet." -- Released on:

      In my book, I address the matter of encouraging students to question and explore in school (as opposed to just throwing “knowledge” at them and requiring them to memorize it). Einstein was keenly aware of this problem many years ago, when he said, “It is . An accesible version of Einstein's masterpiece of theory, written by the genius himself According to Einstein himself, this book is intended "to give an exact insight into the theory of Relativity to those readers who, from a general scientific and philosophical point of view, are interested in the theory, but who are not conversant with the mathematical apparatus of/5.

    The brain of Albert Einstein has been a subject of much research and Einstein's brain was removed within seven and a half hours of his in's brain has attracted attention because of Einstein's reputation as one of the foremost geniuses of the 20th century, and apparent regularities or irregularities in the brain have been used to support various ideas about. Buy the Hardcover Book Einstein Was Right! by Karl Hess at , Canada's largest bookstore. Free shipping and pickup in store on eligible orders. All modern books on Einstein emphasize the genius of his relativity theory and the corresponding corrections and extensions of the ancient space-time concept.


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