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By Joel Franklin

aimed toward complicated undergraduates with history wisdom of classical mechanics and electrical energy and magnetism, this textbook offers either the particle dynamics correct to basic relativity, and the sphere dynamics essential to comprehend the speculation. targeting motion extremization, the e-book develops the constitution and predictions of basic relativity via analogy with everyday actual structures. themes starting from classical box idea to minimum surfaces and relativistic strings are lined in a homogeneous demeanour. approximately a hundred and fifty routines and various examples during the textbook let scholars to check their realizing of the cloth lined. A tensor manipulation package deal to assist scholars triumph over the computational problem linked to basic relativity is out there on a domain hosted through the writer. A hyperlink to this and to a options handbook are available at www.cambridge.org/9780521762458.

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