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A Short Course in General Relativity

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By: James Foster and JD Nightingale

250 pages, Figs, tabs

Springer-Verlag

Paperback | Dec 1994 | #115512 | ISBN: 0387942955
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Contents

Introduction; Vector and tensor fields; The spacetime of general relativity and paths of particles; Field equations and curvature; Physics in the vicinity of a massive object; Gravitational radiation; Elements of cosmology; Appendix A - Special relativity review; Appendix B - The Chinese connection; References; Solutions; Index.

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