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Relativity A First Course in General Relativity by Bernard Schutz

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  1. Mar 10, 2013 #1

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    Table of Contents

    Preface
    1. Fundamental principles of special relativity
    2. Vector analysis in special relativity
    3. Tensor analysis in special relativity
    4. Perfect fluids in special relativity
    5. Preface to curvature
    6. Curved manifolds
    7. Physics in a curved spacetime
    8. The Einstein field equations
    9. Gravitational radiation
    10. Spherical solutions for stars
    11. Schwarzschild geometry and black holes
    12. Cosmology
    References
    Index.

    Publisher's webpage - http://www.cambridge.org/us/knowledge/isbn/item7280734/


    Schutz's text "Geometrical Methods of Mathematical Physics" may also be of interest

    https://www.amazon.com/Geometrical-Methods-Mathematical-Physics-Bernard/dp/0521298873/
     
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    Duplicity!
    see item "A First Course in General Relativity by Schutz" from Jan25-13
     
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