## The principle of relativity: a collection of original memoirs on the special and general theory of relativity |

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### Contents

Michelsons Interference Experiment By H A Lorentz | 1 |

Electromagnetic Phenomena in a System Moving with | 9 |

On the Electrodynamics of Moving Bodies By A Einstein 3565 | 37 |

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acceleration accordance arbitrary axis body calculation chess choice of co-ordinates clock components constant continuum corresponding covariant tensor curvature defined definite deflexion denotes density differential equations Einstein electric electromagnetic field electron energy energy-tensor equations of gravitation Euclidean geometry expression field equations finite follows force formulae four-dimensional four-vector Fred Reinfeld fundamental geometry given gravitational field gravitational potential hyperbola hypothesis integral introduction invariant Konrad Knopp laws linear logic Lorentz magnetic magnitude mass material point math mathematics matter means measured mechanics metrical Minkowski mixed tensor motion moving system multiplication Newtonian non-Euclidean geometry obtain outer multiplication Paperbound particles physical Poisson's equation postulate principle of relativity problems puzzles quantities respect rest relatively result scalar second rank space space-time spatial infinity special theory stationary system symmetrical system of co-ordinates system of reference theory of relativity transformation translation values vanish vector velocity of light world-line world-point