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The principle of relativity : a collection of original memoirs on the special and general theory of relativity

Author: H A Lorentz; Albert Einstein; H Minkowski; Hermann Weyl; Arnold Sommerfeld
Publisher: [New York] : Dover, [1952]
Series: Dover books on relativity and related areas.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: H A Lorentz; Albert Einstein; H Minkowski; Hermann Weyl; Arnold Sommerfeld
ISBN: 0486600815 9780486600819
OCLC Number: 339949
Notes: "This translation first published in 1923 [by Methuen, London]"--Title page verso.
Translation of: Das Relativitätsprinzip : eine Sammlung von Abhandlungen. 4., verm. Aufl. Leipzig ; Berlin : B.G. Teubner, 1922. With the addition of Lorentz's 2nd paper, which is a reprint of the article published in the Proceedings of the Amsterdam Academy.
Description: viii, 216 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Contents: Michelson's interference experiment / by H.A. Lorentz --
Electromagnetic phenomena in a system moving with any velocity less than that of light / by H.A. Lorentz --
On the electrodynamics of moving bodies / by A. Einstein --
Does the inertia of a body depend upon its energy-content? / by A. Einstein --
Space and time / by H. Minkowski --
On the influence of gravitation on the propagation of light / by A. Einstein --
The foundation of the general theory of relativity / by A. Einstein --
Hamilton's principle and the general theory of relativity / by A. Einstein --
Cosmological considerations on the general theory of relativity / by A. Einstein --
Do gravitational fields play an essential part in the structure of the elementary particles of matter? / by A. Einstein --
Gravitation and electricity / by H. Weyl.
Series Title: Dover books on relativity and related areas.
Other Titles: Relativitätsprinzip.
Responsibility: by H.A. Lorentz, A. Einstein, H. Minkowski and H. Weyl ; with notes by A. Sommerfeld ; translated by W. Perrett and G.B. Jeffery.
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