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Author Ohanian, Hans C.
Title Gravitation and spacetime / Hans C. Ohanian, Remo Ruffini.
Published Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2013.
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 Floor4  QC178 .O35 2013    IN LIBRARY
Edition 3rd ed.
Description xvi, 528 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Newton's gravitational theory -- The formalism of special relativity -- The linear approximation -- Applications of the linear approximation -- Gravitational waves -- Riemannian geometry -- Einstein's gravitational theory -- Black holes and gravitational collapse -- Cosmology -- The early universe -- Appendix : Variational principle and energy-momentum tensor.
Subject Gravitation.
Space and time.
Related Names Ruffini, Remo.
ISBN 9781107012943 (hardback)
1107012945 (hardback)
OCLC number 809122994