A pair of eminent Russian theoretical physicists offer a captivating view of the paradoxes inherent to the special theory of relativity. Written in a straightforward fashion, the text uses familiar objects (e.g., trains, rulers, and clocks) to illuminate the more subtle and elusive aspects of relativity. 23 illustrations. 1959 edition.
Reprint of the Basic Books, Inc., New York, 1959 edition.
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|Author/Editor||L. D. Landau, G. B. Rumer|
|Dimensions||5 3/8 x 8 1/2|