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written by Kip S. Thorne
published by the W. W. Norton & Company
This text is a popularization of general relativity and cosmology which includes more exotic aspects of relativity intended for the curious layperson.  Included in this book are black holes, white dwarfs, the warping of spacetime, gravitational waves, wormholes, and the physical laws behind possible time machines.
Pages 620
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Astronomy
- Cosmology
Relativity
- General Relativity
- High School
- Lower Undergraduate
- Instructional Material
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© 1994 Kip S. Thorne
ISBN Number:
978-0393312768
Keywords:
big bang, black holes, general relativity, time machines, wormholes
Record Creator:
Metadata instance created February 15, 2009 by Cale Gentry
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January 28, 2010 by Lyle Barbato
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January 1, 1995
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K. Thorne, (W. W. Norton & Company, New York, 1994), pp. 620, WWW Document, (http://books.wwnorton.com/books/detail.aspx?ID=12990).
AJP/PRST-PER
K. Thorne, Black Holes and Time Warps: Einstein's Outrageous Legacy, (W. W. Norton & Company, New York, 1994), pp. 620, <http://books.wwnorton.com/books/detail.aspx?ID=12990>.
APA Format
Thorne, K. (1994). Black Holes and Time Warps: Einstein's Outrageous Legacy (pp. 620). New York: W. W. Norton & Company. Retrieved December 13, 2017, from http://books.wwnorton.com/books/detail.aspx?ID=12990
Chicago Format
Thorne, Kip. Black Holes and Time Warps: Einstein's Outrageous Legacy. 620. New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 1994. http://books.wwnorton.com/books/detail.aspx?ID=12990 (accessed 13 December 2017).
MLA Format
Thorne, Kip. Black Holes and Time Warps: Einstein's Outrageous Legacy. New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 1994. 620. 1 Jan. 1995. 13 Dec. 2017 <http://books.wwnorton.com/books/detail.aspx?ID=12990>.
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