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The Resource The formative years of relativity : the history and meaning of Einstein's Princeton lectures, Hanoch Gutfreund and Jürgen Renn

The formative years of relativity : the history and meaning of Einstein's Princeton lectures, Hanoch Gutfreund and Jürgen Renn

Label
The formative years of relativity : the history and meaning of Einstein's Princeton lectures
Title
The formative years of relativity
Title remainder
the history and meaning of Einstein's Princeton lectures
Statement of responsibility
Hanoch Gutfreund and Jürgen Renn
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
OU/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gutfreund, Hanoch
Dewey number
530.11
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC173.6
LC item number
.G878 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Renn, Jürgen
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Einstein, Albert
  • General relativity (Physics)
Label
The formative years of relativity : the history and meaning of Einstein's Princeton lectures, Hanoch Gutfreund and Jürgen Renn
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Featuring Einstein's Classic Text, The Meaning of Relativity, in its Historical Context" -- title page
Bar code
  • 31223114786537
  • 31223114786545
  • 31223114787006
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Einstein's first trip to America -- Structure and contents of the meaning of relativity -- Physics and geometry -- The principles of general relativity -- The first solutions and the challenge of their interpretation -- Einstein and astronomers -- The genesis of relativistic cosmology -- The controversy over gravitational waves -- Philosophical debates on general relativity -- The quest for a unified field theory -- Early monographs on relativity -- Beyond the formative years -- Space and time in pre-relativity physics -- The theory of special relativity -- The general theory of relativity -- The general theory of relativity (continued)
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xiv, 415 pages
Isbn
9780691174631
Lccn
2016047532
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)962025685
Label
The formative years of relativity : the history and meaning of Einstein's Princeton lectures, Hanoch Gutfreund and Jürgen Renn
Publication
Note
"Featuring Einstein's Classic Text, The Meaning of Relativity, in its Historical Context" -- title page
Bar code
  • 31223114786537
  • 31223114786545
  • 31223114787006
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Einstein's first trip to America -- Structure and contents of the meaning of relativity -- Physics and geometry -- The principles of general relativity -- The first solutions and the challenge of their interpretation -- Einstein and astronomers -- The genesis of relativistic cosmology -- The controversy over gravitational waves -- Philosophical debates on general relativity -- The quest for a unified field theory -- Early monographs on relativity -- Beyond the formative years -- Space and time in pre-relativity physics -- The theory of special relativity -- The general theory of relativity -- The general theory of relativity (continued)
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xiv, 415 pages
Isbn
9780691174631
Lccn
2016047532
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)962025685

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