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written by Clifford Will
published by the Basic Books
This is a book about the variety of experimental tests and observations confirming Albert Einstein's theory of general relativity.  This text is meant to explain the implications of general relativity to the curious but educated non-scientist without using mathematics beyond basic geometry.
Pages 304
Subjects Levels Resource Types
Astronomy
- Fundamentals
= Relativity
General Physics
- History
Relativity
- General Relativity
= Experimental Tests
- Informal Education
- High School
- Lower Undergraduate
- Instructional Material
= Textbook
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Available for purchase
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© 1993 Basic Books
ISBN Number:
978-0465090860
Keywords:
Einstein, general relativity, light bending, observations, tests
Record Creator:
Metadata instance created February 15, 2009 by Cale Gentry
Record Updated:
January 23, 2011 by Lyle Barbato
Last Update
when Cataloged:
June 1, 1993
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AIP Format
C. Will, , 2nd ed. (Basic Books, New York, 1993), pp. 304, WWW Document, (http://www.perseusbooksgroup.com/basic/book_detail.jsp?isbn=0465090869).
AJP/PRST-PER
C. Will, Was Einstein Right? Putting General Relativity to the Test, , 2nd ed. (Basic Books, New York, 1993), pp. 304, <http://www.perseusbooksgroup.com/basic/book_detail.jsp?isbn=0465090869>.
APA Format
Will, C. (1993). Was Einstein Right? Putting General Relativity to the Test (2nd ed., pp. 304). New York: Basic Books. Retrieved November 24, 2014, from http://www.perseusbooksgroup.com/basic/book_detail.jsp?isbn=0465090869
Chicago Format
Will, Clifford. Was Einstein Right? Putting General Relativity to the Test. 2nd ed. 304. New York: Basic Books, 1993. http://www.perseusbooksgroup.com/basic/book_detail.jsp?isbn=0465090869 (accessed 24 November 2014).
MLA Format
Will, Clifford. Was Einstein Right? Putting General Relativity to the Test. 2nd ed. New York: Basic Books, 1993. 304. 1 June 1993. 24 Nov. 2014 <http://www.perseusbooksgroup.com/basic/book_detail.jsp?isbn=0465090869>.
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