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Very Special Relativity: An Illustrated Guide

By: Bais, Sander

Price: $4.00

Publisher: HARVARD UNIV PR:

Seller ID: 9780674026117

ISBN: 067402611X

Condition: USED


Einstein's "Special Theory of Relativity," first published in 1905, radically changed our understanding of the world. Familiar notions of space and time and energy were turned on their head, and our struggle with Einstein's counterintuitive explanation of these concepts was under way. The task is no easier today than it was a hundred years ago, but in this book Sander Bais has found an original and uniquely effective way to convey the fundamental ideas of Einstein's Special Theory. Bais's previous book, "The Equations," was widely read and roundly praised for its clear and commonsense ... View more info