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Tensors and Relativity by Peter Dunsby

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Tensors and Relativity
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Number of pages: 203

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From the contents: the special theory of relativity, vectors and tensors in special relativity, conceptual basis of general relativity, curved space time and general relativity, Einstein's field equations, Schwarzschild's solution.

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