First published in 1960, this book is the third printing from 1966, 505 pages. "For the purposes of this book, the general theory of relativity means that theory of gravitation to which Einstein gave definite form in 1916. The book attmpts to combine an account of a selection of outstanding topics with the development of a new methods. This methods is based on a centain function introduced into tensor calculus by H. S. Ruse nearly thirty years ago, but since then hardly used." FINE- HARDCOVER, red cloth covers, lettering is bright on the spine. Professor William S. David of the University of Maryland's (Dept. pf Physics and Astro.) name has been covered over in black marker, his stamp is still present on the lower page edge of book Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: RELATIVITY: The General Theory.
Publication Date: 1966
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: Fine-
Book Description North Holland, Amsterdam 1956 + 1960., 1956. 2 Volumes, (2 Bände). 450 S. - 505 S. mit zahlreichen Abbildungen, (405 pp. - 505 pp. with a lot of Figures), Sprache: Englisch Gewicht in Gramm: 1940 Groß 8°, (large 8vo), Original-Leinen, (Hardcover), Bibliotheks-Exemplar (ordnungsgemäß entwidmet) mit Kleberesten vom Rückenschild, Stempel auf Titel, insgesamt gutes und innen sauberes Exemplar, (library copy in very good condition), Seller Inventory # 62127