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written by Peter Bergmann
published by the Dover Publications
This text is a non-mathematical introduction to Newton's laws of gravitation along with special and general relativity.  This book is aimed towards the layperson with an interest in the fundamentals of gravity but lacking advanced mathematics.  Also included is material on gravitational radiation, singularities of gravitational fields and other problems in cosmology.
Subjects Levels Resource Types
Astronomy
- Fundamentals
= Gravity
= Relativity
Relativity
- General Relativity
- High School
- Lower Undergraduate
- Instructional Material
= Textbook
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- Learners
- General Publics
- non-digital
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© 1992 Peter G. Bergmann
ISBN Number:
978-0486273785
Keywords:
general relativity, gravitational radiation, gravity, non-mathematical relativity, special relativity
Record Creator:
Metadata instance created February 15, 2009 by Cale Gentry
Record Updated:
March 7, 2010 by Lyle Barbato
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January 5, 1993
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AIP Format
P. Bergmann, (Dover Publications, Mineola, 1992), WWW Document, (http://store.doverpublications.com/0486273784.html).
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P. Bergmann, The Riddle of Gravitation: Revised and Updated Edition, (Dover Publications, Mineola, 1992), <http://store.doverpublications.com/0486273784.html>.
APA Format
Bergmann, P. (1992). The Riddle of Gravitation: Revised and Updated Edition. Mineola: Dover Publications. Retrieved September 18, 2019, from http://store.doverpublications.com/0486273784.html
Chicago Format
Bergmann, Peter. The Riddle of Gravitation: Revised and Updated Edition. Mineola: Dover Publications, 1992. http://store.doverpublications.com/0486273784.html (accessed 18 September 2019).
MLA Format
Bergmann, Peter. The Riddle of Gravitation: Revised and Updated Edition. Mineola: Dover Publications, 1992. 5 Jan. 1993. 18 Sep. 2019 <http://store.doverpublications.com/0486273784.html>.
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