Concepts of simultaneity: from antiquity to Einstein and beyond

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Author: Max Jammer
Publisher: The Johns Hopkins University Press
Genre: Unknown
Pages: 321
Language: english
Year: 2006
ISBN 10: 0801884225
ISBN 13: 9780801884221
Series: Unknown
Edition: Unknown
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Synopsis

Max Jammer's Concepts of Simultaneity presents a comprehensive, accessible account of the historical development of an important and controversial concept—which played a critical role in initiating modern theoretical physics—from the days of Egyptian hieroglyphs through to Einstein's work in...