**Relativity For Physics Students**

by G. B. Jeffery

**Publisher**: Methuen & Company 1924**Number of pages**: 166

**Description**:

Contents: The origins of the theory; Michelson-Morley experiment and the Lorentz transformation; Laws of motion and electro-magnetism; Restricted principle of relativity and some consequences; Equivalence hypothesis; Four-dimensional continuum; General theory.

Download or read it online for free here:

**Download link**

(multiple formats)

## Similar books

**Observers and Splitting Structures in Relativistic Electrodynamics**

by

**Bernhard Auchmann, Stefan Kurz**-

**arXiv**

We introduce a relativistic splitting structure as a means to map equations of electromagnetism from curved four-dimensional space-time to 3-dimensional observer's space. We focus on mathematical structures that are motivated by the physical theory.

(

**5107**views)

**Einstein for Everyone**

by

**John D. Norton**-

**Nullarbor Press**

Aimed at people who do not know enough physics to understand what Einstein did and why it was so important. The course presents just enough of Einstein's physics to give students an independent sense of what he achieved and what he did not achieve.

(

**13764**views)

**Relativity for Poets**

by

**Benjamin Crowell**-

**LightAndMatter.com**

This textbook is a nonmathematical presentation of Einstein's theories of special and general relativity, including a brief treatment of cosmology. It is a set of lecture notes for the author's course Relativity for Poets at Fullerton College.

(

**2662**views)

**Relativity: The Special and General Theory**

by

**Albert Einstein**-

**Methuen & Co Ltd**

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

(

**14909**views)