Einstein's Universe: A Guide to the Theory of Relativity

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Penguin, 1990 - Science - 254 pages
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The author assesses Einstein's vision and discusses such questions as how a black hole can keep you young and why a falling person feels no force of gravity. From the author of Spaceship Earth and Violent Universe.

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User Review  - Pippa - Goodreads

This was one of the most exciting books I have ever read. It made me realise, when I was very young that I did have a passionate interest in science (which hadn't been awoken by school science lessons ... Read full review

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User Review  - Sasha Samardzija - Goodreads

Excellent book - many ideas beautifully presented, although some of them not fully explained. For example photon energy and Doppler effect - my opinion is that the more space should have been reserved ... Read full review

Contents

Authors Note
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Cosmic Whirlwind
11
The Wasting Sun
21
Copyright

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About the author (1990)

Nigel Calder, a diesel mechanic, boatbuilder, and machinist, is widely acknowledged as the world's foremost writer on boat systems maintenance.

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