Editorial Reviews. Review. “Kip S. Thorne, Co-Winner of the Nobel Prize in Physics” Gravitation – Kindle edition by Charles W. Misner, Kip S. Thorne, John Archibald Wheeler, David I. Kaiser. Download it once and read it on your Kindle. This landmark text offers a rigorous full-year graduate level course on gravitation physics, teaching students to:• Grasp the laws of physics in flat spacetime•. Gravitation has ratings and 22 reviews. Manny “In , Dr. Wheeler and two former students, Dr. Misner and Kip Thorne, of the California Institute of.

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A absolute must have for relativists. There are sections written long ago that are not quite up to date with current knowledge.

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October 3, Sold by: I only skimmed through it and noticed the vast graphs and proofs inside the book. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer – no Kindle device required. To ask other readers questions about Gravitationplease sign up.


Aurimas Radauskas rated it it was amazing Nov 24, It is very well written, thorrne the information density is low in some parts, which makes it a pleasurable read and gives the reader more insight into the material. Skip to main content. The rest of this review is available elsewhere the location cannot be given for Goodreads policy reasons Pregeometry as the Calculus of Propositions. This shit is a long-ass beautiful poem. Kpi all about measuring on manifoulds and curvature forms, purely mathematical and strongly physical.

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It has never been out of print. We should build QM and GR on pregeometry of multiverse. People who bought this also bought. As this is a monstrous tome, it made a fairly satisfying “thwomp” upon impact I learned a lot – it’s sort of like General Relativity for Dummies in the sense that it actually gives examples This is my favorite book from years now.


The book fravitation been reprinted in English 24 times. Margin notes are also inserted to annotate the main text. See all Editorial Reviews. Tyba rated it it was amazing Jul 15, Skeleton Form of Grqvitation Equations. Regge Calculus 1 Assessment geavitation the Theory that Predicts Collapse 1 I originally read Gravitation shortly after it came out. My mother says she still has them up in the loft. The htorne preface by Messrs. Since then Gravitation has become a unique resource for anyone interested in learning general relativity and spacetime physics.

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The remaining Track 2 material graitation a wealth of advanced topics instructors can draw on for a two-semester course, with Track 1 sections serving as prerequisites. Get to Know Us. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews.