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An Illustrated Guide to Relativity

4.07 of 5 stars 4.07  ·  rating details  ·  15 ratings  ·  3 reviews
Aimed at both physics students and non-science majors, this unique book explains Einstein's special theory of relativity pictorially, using diagrams rather than equations. The diagrams guide the reader, step-by-step, from the basics of relativity to advanced topics including the addition of velocities, Lorentz contraction, time dilation, the twin paradox, Doppler shift, an ...more
Hardcover, 256 pages
Published October 1st 2010 by Cambridge University Press (first published September 9th 2010)
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Xiaozhen Fu
May be lacking in rigor of the math that some wanted to see. But a fantastic introduction to Relativity for many:)
Great stuff, cute characters, clear explanations. Fun.
It's an interesting book!
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