**Relativity: The Special and General Theory**

by Albert Einstein

**Publisher**: Methuen & Co Ltd 1924**ISBN/ASIN**: 9569569069**Number of pages**: 56

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How better to learn the Special Theory of Relativity and the General Theory of Relativity than directly from their creator, Albert Einstein himself? In Relativity: The Special and the General Theory, Einstein describes the theories that made him famous, illuminating his case with numerous examples and a smattering of math.

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