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A Relativist's Toolkit: The Mathematics of BlackHole Mechanics
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A graduate text, at a level between Schutz and Wald. Techniques of differential geometry (such as the description of congruences and hypersurfaces) are introduced to prepare the way…
http://www.cambridge.org/catalogue/catalogue.asp?isbn=9780521830911
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Pythagorean Theorem and its many proofs
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This webpage provides facts and a short explanation of the Pythagorean Theorem before continuing on to more than 90 ways to prove it. Many of the proofs are accompanied by Java…
http://www.cuttheknot.org/pythagoras/index.shtml
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Foundations 2: From Special to General
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This web page is an overview of the geometrical foundations of general relativity. It gives a conceptual explanation of the topics of curvature, manifolds, and coordinates on curved…
http://gregegan.customer.netspace.net.au/FOUNDATIONS/02/found02.html
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LeviCivita's Concept of the Parallel Transport of Vectors on a Surface
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This web page is devoted to giving an explanation of LeviCivita's concepts of vector transport and holonomy, which are important in mathematical physics. The page is written for a…
http://www.appletmagic.com/paralleltransport.htm
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Gravitation
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This text covers material for a graduate level course on gravitation physics and general relativity. Topics include flat spacetime, tools of modern geometry, Einstein's geometric…
https://www.amazon.com/GravitationCharlesWMisner/dp/0716703440
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Introduction to Differential Geometry and General Relativity
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This website contains lecture notes on differential geometry and general relativity provided by a university mathematics professor. The lecture notes start with the necessary…
http://www.zweigmedia.com/diff_geom/tc.html
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Tensors and Relativity
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This website contains lecture notes on Special and General Relativity, with a mathematical approach. The first part is exclusively dedicated to Special Relativity and its…
http://www.mth.uct.ac.za/omei/gr/
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GRTensorII home pages
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GRTensor II is a computer algebra package for performing calculations in the general area of differential geometry. Written for the Maple application, a limited version also exists…
http://grtensor.phy.queensu.ca/