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Special and general relativity : with applications to white dwarfs, neutron stars and black holes

Author: Norman K Glendenning
Publisher: New York ; London : Springer, 2007.
Series: Astronomy and astrophysics library.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Special and General Relativity are concisely developed together with essential aspects of nuclear and particle physics. Problem sets are provided for many chapters, making the book ideal for a course on the physics of white dwarf and neutron star interiors."--BOOK JACKET.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Norman K Glendenning
ISBN: 0387471065 9780387471068
OCLC Number: 74966985
Description: xii, 223 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction.- Special Relativity.- General Relativity.- Compact Stars: From Dwarfs to Black Holes.- Cosmology.- References.- Index.
Series Title: Astronomy and astrophysics library.
Responsibility: Norman K. Glendenning.
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