Thus, the primary object of the book is to present a simple exposition of maxwells theory, of general relativity and of the link between those two concepts, namely, special relativity. Writing a book on relativity today is equivalent to adding a grain of sand to a very large beach. Galilean relativity principle, and some fundamental results of newtonian gravitation are recalled. Pdf albert einsteins theory of relativity forms one of the two pillars of modern physics. In fact, the list of books about special and general relativity is very. Download the principle of relativity download free online book chm pdf. The text used in this ebook is from the first english translation, published in 1920.

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