**Tensors and Relativity**

by Peter Dunsby

2004**Number of pages**: 203

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From the contents: the special theory of relativity, vectors and tensors in special relativity, conceptual basis of general relativity, curved space time and general relativity, Einstein's field equations, Schwarzschild's solution.

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