The Geometry of Spacetime: An Introduction to Special and General Relativity
In 1905, Albert Einstein offered a revolutionary theory--special relativity--to explain some of the most troubling problems in current physics concerning electromagnetism and motion. Soon afterwards, Hermann Minkowski recast special relativity essentially as a new geometric structure for spacetime. These ideas are the subject of the first part of the book. The second part...more
Hardcover, 454 pages
Published September 1st 2001 by Springer
(first published December 17th 1999)
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