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The theory of space, time and gravitation.

V. A. Fok

The theory of space, time and gravitation.

by V. A. Fok

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Published by Pergamon Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Relativity (Physics),
  • Gravitation.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTranslated from the Russian by N. Kemmer.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC6 .F573
    The Physical Object
    Pagination411 p.
    Number of Pages411
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6250804M
    LC Control Number58012666

    Get this from a library! The theory of space, time, and gravitation. [V A Fok]. Einstein's theory of general relativity predicted that the space-time around Earth would be not only warped but also twisted by the planet's rotation. Gravity Probe B showed this to be correct.

    Theory of space, time and gravitation. New York, Pergamon Press, (OCoLC) Online version: Fok, V.A. (Vladimir Aleksandrovich), Theory of space, time and gravitation. New York, Pergamon Press, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All . OCLC Number: Description: xi, pages ; 26 cm: Contents: The theory of relativity --The theory of relativity in tensor form --General tensor analysis --A formulation of relativity theory in arbitrary coordinates --The principles of the theory of gravitation --The law of gravitation and the laws of motion --Approximate solutions, conservation laws and some questions of principle.

      This volume contains new publications of A. S. Eddington's famous book Space, Time and Gravitation: An Outline of the General Relativity Theory, written for a wider audience, and two short pieces originally published in Nature - an article on time (The Relativity of Time) and a Letter to the Editor on space ("Space" or "Aether"?).Brand: Sir Arthur Stanley Eddington. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Fok, V.A. (Vladimir Aleksandrovich), Theory of space, time and gravitation. New York, Macmillan,


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