Gravitation, Hardback Book


This book suitable for post graduates in Physics and Astrophysics aims at introducing the theory of general relativity as an important background for doing astrophysics.

Starting from a detailed discussion of the various mathematical concepts for doing general relativity, the book introduces the geometric description of gravity.

It gives a brief historical perspective to classical mechanics and electrodynamics making an attempt to establish the necessity of special relativity as propounded by Einstein extending to General Relativity.

This book is a good starting point for post graduates wanting to pursue the modern topics of Cosmology, High energy astrophysics and related areas.


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 398 pages, 4 Illustrations, color; 60 Illustrations, black and white
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis Inc
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  • Category: Gravity
  • ISBN: 9781498746649



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