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A first course in general relativity

Bernard F. Schutz

A first course in general relativity

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General relativity (Physics),
  • Astrophysics

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [378]-385) and index.

    StatementBernard F. Schutz.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC173.6 .S38 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 393 p. :
    Number of Pages393
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23877175M
    ISBN 109780521887052
    LC Control Number2009497226

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