The Resource Gravitation, Charles W. Misner, Kip S. Thorne, John Archibald Wheeler

Gravitation, Charles W. Misner, Kip S. Thorne, John Archibald Wheeler

Label
Gravitation
Title
Gravitation
Statement of responsibility
Charles W. Misner, Kip S. Thorne, John Archibald Wheeler
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An in-depth study of Einstein's theory of gravity using modern formalism and notation of differential geometry, and documenting the revolutionary techniques developed to test the theory of general relativity
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Misner, Charles W
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC178
LC item number
.M57 1973
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1911-2008
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Thorne, Kip S.
  • Wheeler, John Archibald
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gravitation
  • Astrophysics
  • General relativity (Physics)
  • Gravitation
  • Gravitation
  • Astrophysique
  • Relativité (Physique)
  • Astrophysics
  • General relativity (Physics)
  • Gravitation
  • Gravitatie
  • Allgemeine Relativitätstheorie
  • Astrophysik
  • Gravitation
  • Gravitationstheorie
  • Relativitätstheorie
  • Astrophysique
  • Gravitation
  • Relativité (Physique)
  • Allgemeine Relativitätstheorie
  • Astrophysik
  • Gravitation
  • Gravitationstheorie
  • Relativitätstheorie
Label
Gravitation, Charles W. Misner, Kip S. Thorne, John Archibald Wheeler
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [1221]-1254
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Spacetime physics -- Physics in flat spacetime -- The mathematics of curved spacetime -- Einstein's geometric theory of gravity -- Relativistic stars -- The universe -- Gravitational collapse and black holes -- Gravitational waves -- Experimental tests of general relativity -- Frontiers
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xxvi, 1279 pages
Isbn
9780716703341
Lccn
78156043
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00585119
  • (OCoLC)ocm00585119
Label
Gravitation, Charles W. Misner, Kip S. Thorne, John Archibald Wheeler
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [1221]-1254
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Spacetime physics -- Physics in flat spacetime -- The mathematics of curved spacetime -- Einstein's geometric theory of gravity -- Relativistic stars -- The universe -- Gravitational collapse and black holes -- Gravitational waves -- Experimental tests of general relativity -- Frontiers
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xxvi, 1279 pages
Isbn
9780716703341
Lccn
78156043
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00585119
  • (OCoLC)ocm00585119

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