The Resource Einstein's universe, Nigel Calder

Einstein's universe, Nigel Calder

Label
Einstein's universe
Title
Einstein's universe
Statement of responsibility
Nigel Calder
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In this centenary celebration of Einstein's birth, Calder offers lucid commentary on the landmark works Special Relativity and General Relativity which deal, respectively, with high-speed motion and gravity, revealing the extent to which Einstein revolutionized man's ideas about the universe
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1931-2014
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Calder, Nigel
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
QC173.55
LC item number
.C34
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Relativity (Physics)
  • Astrophysics
  • Cosmology
  • Relativité (Physique)
  • Astrophysique
  • Cosmologie
  • Astrophysics
  • Cosmology
  • Relativity (Physics)
Label
Einstein's universe, Nigel Calder
Link
https://archive.org/details/einsteinsunivers00cald
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cosmic whirlwind -- The wasting sun -- Energy of creation -- The ultimate waterfall -- Einstein's clock -- Weightlessness -- Shells of time -- Directed futures -- The shifting stars -- Tramlines in the sky -- Waves of gravity -- The Galileo mystery -- Methuselah in a spaceship -- The universal correction -- The speed of light -- Where time flies -- The simple universe -- A choice of histories -- Judging fate -- Timeless viewpoint -- Einstein's successor
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
154 pages, [5] leaves of plates
Isbn
9780670290765
Lccn
78026087
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)04494506
  • (OCoLC)ocm04494506
Label
Einstein's universe, Nigel Calder
Link
https://archive.org/details/einsteinsunivers00cald
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cosmic whirlwind -- The wasting sun -- Energy of creation -- The ultimate waterfall -- Einstein's clock -- Weightlessness -- Shells of time -- Directed futures -- The shifting stars -- Tramlines in the sky -- Waves of gravity -- The Galileo mystery -- Methuselah in a spaceship -- The universal correction -- The speed of light -- Where time flies -- The simple universe -- A choice of histories -- Judging fate -- Timeless viewpoint -- Einstein's successor
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
154 pages, [5] leaves of plates
Isbn
9780670290765
Lccn
78026087
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)04494506
  • (OCoLC)ocm04494506

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