Redesigned inside and out to have a fresh, appealing look, this new edition of a classic Crown Trade Paperback is a collection of Einstein's own popular writings on his work and describes the meaning of his main theories in a way virtually everyone can understand.
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How better to learn the Special Theory of Relativity and the General Theory of Relativity than directly from their creator, Albert Einstein himself? In Relativity: The Special and the General Theory, Einstein describes the theories that made him famous, illuminating his case with numerous examples and a smattering of math (nothing more complex than high-school algebra). Einstein's book is not casual reading, but for those who appreciate his work without diving into the arcana of theoretical physics, Relativity will prove a stimulating read.From the Back Cover:
"The additions to the original text give considerable insight and are a valuable addition, particularly for anyone approaching the subject for the first time."
"It’s as though you are sitting in his classroom, watching [Einstein] alternate between gesticulating and chalking equations onto the blackboard."
— The Washington Post Book World
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Book Description Wings Books, 1988. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0517029618
Book Description Wings Books, 1988. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0517029618
Book Description Wings Books, 1988. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110517029618
Book Description Wings Books, U.S.A., 1988. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: New. New hardcover in new jacket. Book is clean, tight, crisp new unread.cover is so tight it has never been opened more than to peek at the copyright page. Jacket is lightly sunned but still looks great. Bookseller Inventory # 046748