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Title:The perfect theory A century of geniuses and the battle over general relativity
Author(s): Pedro G. Ferreira
Date:2014
Publisher:Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Size:288 p
Contents:Prologue -- If a Person Falls Freely -- The Most Valuable Discovery -- Correct Mathematics, Abominable Physics -- Collapsing Stars -- Completely Cuckoo -- Radio Days -- Wheelerisms -- Singularities -- Unification Woes -- Seeing Gravity -- The Dark Uni verse -- The End of Spacetime -- A Spectacular Extrapolation -- Something Is Going to Happen.
ISBN:9780547554891
Keywords: General relativity (Physics) History 20th century. , Physicists Biography. , Physics History 20th century. , Science Social aspects History 20th century. , Science and civilization History 20th century.
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