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" Mathematics is not the language of Nature. It is the language of mathematicians. "
Relativity theory has become one of the icons of Twentieth Century science. It's reckoned to be a difficult subject, taught as a layered series of increasingly difficult mathematics and increasingly abstract concepts. We're told that relativity theory is supposed to be this complicated and counter-intuitive.

But how much of this historical complexity is really necessary? Is it possible to bypass the interpretations and paradoxes and pseudoparadoxes of Einstein's special theory and jump directly to a deeper and more intuitive description of reality?

Relativity...” takes us on a whistlestop tour of Twentieth Century  physics – from black holes, quantum mechanics, wormholes and the Big Bang to the workings of the human mind, and asks: what would physics look like without special relativity?


394 printed pages, paperback, 234156mm, ~200 figures and illustrations,
includes bibliography and index, price GBP 10-00, USD 15-00


Relativity in Curved Spacetime Relativity : ISBN 0955706807
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