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The aim of this work is to provide a proof of the nonlinear gravitational stability of the Minkowski space-time. More precisely, the book offers a constructive proof of global, smooth solutions to the Einstein Vacuum Equations, which look, in the large, like the Minkowski space-time. In particular, these solutions are free of black holes and singularities. The work contains a detailed description of the sense in which these solutions are close to the Minkowski space-time, in all directions. It thus provides the mathematical framework in which we can give a rigorous derivation of the laws of gravitation proposed by Bondi. Moreover, it establishes other important conclusions concerning the nonlinear character of gravitational radiation. The authors obtain their solutions as dynamic developments of all initial data sets, which are close, in a precise manner, to the flat initial data set corresponding to the Minkowski space-time. They thus establish the global dynamic stability of the latter. Originally published in 1994. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These paperback editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905.

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9780691632551 | Princeton Univ Pr, April 19, 2016, cover price $235.00
9780691087771 | Princeton Univ Pr, February 1, 1994, cover price $97.50 | About this edition: The aim of this work is to provide a proof of the nonlinear gravitational stability of the Minkowski space-time.

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9780691603155 | Princeton Univ Pr, July 14, 2014, cover price $94.00 | About this edition: The aim of this work is to provide a proof of the nonlinear gravitational stability of the Minkowski space-time.

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Product Description: Explore spectacular advances in cosmology, relativistic astrophysics, gravitational wave science, mathematics, computational science, and the interface of gravitation and quantum physics with this unique celebration of the centennial of Einstein's discovery of general relativity...read more
By Malcolm Maccallum (editor)

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9781107037311 | Cambridge Univ Pr, June 1, 2015, cover price $89.99 | About this edition: Explore spectacular advances in cosmology, relativistic astrophysics, gravitational wave science, mathematics, computational science, and the interface of gravitation and quantum physics with this unique celebration of the centennial of Einstein's discovery of general relativity.

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Product Description: ​Das chinesisch-deutsche Autorenteam Prof. Dr. Xiaojuan Ma und Prof. Dr. Florian Becker liefert prägnant die wichtigsten Wissensbausteine und Tipps zur Business-Kultur in China. Sie garantieren mit langjähriger Praxiserfahrung, wissenschaftlicher Basis und Heimat in beiden Kulturen wertvolles Insider-Wissen...read more

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9780444989086, titled "Gravity and Low-Frequency Geodynamics" | Elsevier Science Ltd, November 1, 1989, cover price $211.25 | also contains Gravity and Low-Frequency Geodynamics | About this edition: This fourth volume in the series Physics and Evolution of the Earth's Interior, provides a comprehensive review of the geophysical and geodetical aspects related to gravity and low-frequency geodynamics.

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9783658090395 | Gabler, May 5, 2015, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: ​Das chinesisch-deutsche Autorenteam Prof.

A compelling new take on contemporary fantasy & vampire stories with a new kind of hero, torn between dark and light, on a quest to discover the truth about his origins and his significance.Oliver Nocturne has a fairly typical childhood - for a vampire. But Oliver is different from those around him - his gore-loving vampire schoolmates, his loving vampire parents, and his obnoxious older brother, Bane. That's because, unbeknownst to Oliver, he's a little more human than the rest of them. When Emalie, an artistic and defiant human girl with a troubled past, unknowingly takes a picture of him, its sets them both off on a quest to uncover his true origins and the special purpose the vampire world has in store for him.

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9781504010801, titled "The Vampire's Photograph" | Open Road Media Teen & Tween, March 17, 2015, cover price $12.99
9780545058018, titled "The Vampire's Photograph" | Scholastic Paperbacks, August 1, 2008, cover price $5.99 | About this edition: A compelling new take on contemporary fantasy & vampire stories with a new kind of hero, torn between dark and light, on a quest to discover the truth about his origins and his significance.
9780444873385, titled "Supergravities in Diverse Dimensions" | Pck edition (North-Holland, August 1, 1989), cover price $159.00 | also contains Supergravities in Diverse Dimensions | About this edition: This book is a collection of reprints on the structure of Poincar, anti-de Sitter and conformal supergravity theories in one to eleven dimensions, their anomalies and compactification.

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9781439557013, titled "The Vampire's Photograph" | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, October 4, 2008), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: A compelling new take on contemporary fantasy & vampire stories with a new kind of hero, torn between dark and light, on a quest to discover the truth about his origins and his significance.

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9780963810786 | Orb Pub Co, March 16, 2015, cover price $42.75

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Product Description: This book is a sequel to the volume of selected papers of Dyson up to 1990 that was published by the American Mathematical Society in 1996. The present edition comprises a collection of the most interesting writings of Freeman Dyson, all personally selected by the author, from the period 1990-2014...read more

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9789814602853 | World Scientific Pub Co Inc, March 26, 2016, cover price $58.00 | About this edition: This book is a sequel to the volume of selected papers of Dyson up to 1990 that was published by the American Mathematical Society in 1996.

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9789814602860 | World Scientific Pub Co Inc, March 26, 2016, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: This book is a sequel to the volume of selected papers of Dyson up to 1990 that was published by the American Mathematical Society in 1996.

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Product Description: The Golden Oldies series of the journal General Relativity and Gravitation reprints important papers in general relativity theory that were published 30 or more years ago and are either hard to get hold of, or were originally printed in a language other than English...read more

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9783642435577 | Springer Verlag, February 8, 2015, cover price $149.00 | About this edition: The Golden Oldies series of the journal General Relativity and Gravitation reprints important papers in general relativity theory that were published 30 or more years ago and are either hard to get hold of, or were originally printed in a language other than English.
9780441180448, titled "The Earth Lords" | Ace Books, December 1, 1988, cover price $3.95 | also contains The Earth Lords | About this edition: In a labyrinth hidden below the Caradian border, dwarfish race rules over humans and plots the downfall of humankind, while Bart Dybig, one of the groups captives, plans his escape to the world above

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Product Description: This book aims to present a pedagogical and self-consistent treatment of the canonical approach to Quantum Gravity, starting from its original formulation to the most recent developments in the field. We start with a rapid and original introduction to the formalism and concepts on which General Relativity has been built up, giving all the information necessary in the later analysis...read more

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9789814556644 | World Scientific Pub Co Inc, May 21, 2014, cover price $135.00 | About this edition: This book aims to present a pedagogical and self-consistent treatment of the canonical approach to Quantum Gravity, starting from its original formulation to the most recent developments in the field.

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Product Description: Proceedings of the NATO Advanced Study Institute, Erice, Italy, May 2-12, 1987
By Vitaly N. Melnikov (editor)

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9789027727091 | D Reidel Pub Co, June 1, 1988, cover price $469.00 | About this edition: Proceedings of the NATO Advanced Study Institute, Erice, Italy, May 2-12, 1987

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9789401078290, titled "Gravitational Measurements, Fundamental Metrology and Constants" | Reprint edition (Springer Verlag, July 1, 2012), cover price $469.00 | About this edition: Proceedings of the NATO Advanced Study Institute, Erice, Italy, May 2-12, 1987

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Product Description: One of the most challenging problems of contemporary theoretical physics is the mathematically rigorous construction of a theory which describes gravitation and the other fundamental physical interactions within a common framework...read more
By Eberhard Zeidler (editor)

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9783034800426 | Birkhauser, February 9, 2012, cover price $139.00 | About this edition: One of the most challenging problems of contemporary theoretical physics is the mathematically rigorous construction of a theory which describes gravitation and the other fundamental physical interactions within a common framework.

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9783034807920 | Birkhauser, April 13, 2014, cover price $139.00 | About this edition: One of the most challenging problems of contemporary theoretical physics is the mathematically rigorous construction of a theory which describes gravitation and the other fundamental physical interactions within a common framework.

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Product Description: This book evolved out of some one hundred lectures given by twenty experts at a special instructional conference sponsored by the University Grants Commis­ sion, India. It is pedagogical in style and self-contained in several interrelated areas of physics which have become extremely important in present-day theoretical research...read more

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9789027727107 | Kluwer Academic Pub, April 1, 1989, cover price $619.00 | About this edition: This book evolved out of some one hundred lectures given by twenty experts at a special instructional conference sponsored by the University Grants Commis­ sion, India.

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Product Description: The purpose of this Gazetteer and Atlas of Astronomy (GAA) is to list, define and illustrate, for the first time, every named (as opposed to merely catalogued) object in the sky within a single reference work for use by the general reader, writers and editors dealing with astronomical themes, and those astronomers concerned with any aspect of astronomical nomenclature...read more

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9781461472070 | Springer Verlag, November 16, 2013, cover price $159.00 | About this edition: The purpose of this Gazetteer and Atlas of Astronomy (GAA) is to list, define and illustrate, for the first time, every named (as opposed to merely catalogued) object in the sky within a single reference work for use by the general reader, writers and editors dealing with astronomical themes, and those astronomers concerned with any aspect of astronomical nomenclature.

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9780309026178, titled "Research and Development in the Environmental Protection Agency: A Report to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency from the Environmental Research" | Natl Academy Pr, December 1, 1977, cover price $8.50 | also contains Research and Development in the Environmental Protection Agency: A Report to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency from the Environmental Research

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Product Description: When predictions of Einstein's theory of General Relativity are compared against observations of our Universe, a huge inconsistency is found. The most popular fix for this inconsistency is to "invent" around 94% of the content of the universe: dark matter and dark energy...read more

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9783319012094 | Springer Verlag, October 9, 2013, cover price $129.00 | About this edition: When predictions of Einstein's theory of General Relativity are compared against observations of our Universe, a huge inconsistency is found.

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By T. Valone (editor)

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9781628082104, titled "Gravitoelectromagnetic Theories and Their Applications to Advanced Science and Technology" | Nova Science Pub Inc, October 10, 2013, cover price $120.00

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Product Description: This book offers an essential bridge between college-level introductions and advanced graduate-level books on special relativity. It begins at an elementary level, presenting and discussing the basic concepts normally covered in college-level works, including the Lorentz transformation...read more

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9783319011066 | Springer Verlag, August 23, 2013, cover price $49.00 | About this edition: This book offers an essential bridge between college-level introductions and advanced graduate-level books on special relativity.

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Product Description: Written by foremost experts, this short book gives a clear description of the physics of quantum black holes. The reader will learn about quantum black holes in four and higher dimensions, primordial black holes, the production of black holes in high energy particle collisions, Hawking radiation, black holes in models of low scale quantum gravity and quantum gravitational aspects of black holes...read more

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9783642389382 | Springer Verlag, December 6, 2013, cover price $54.99 | About this edition: Written by foremost experts, this short book gives a clear description of the physics of quantum black holes.

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Product Description: Measuring the spin distribution of supermassive black holes is of critical importance for understanding how these black holes and their host galaxies form and evolve over time, yet this type of study is only in its infancy.  This brief describes how astronomers measure spin in supermassive black holes using X-ray spectroscopy...read more

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9781461477709 | Springer Verlag, July 9, 2013, cover price $49.99 | About this edition: Measuring the spin distribution of supermassive black holes is of critical importance for understanding how these black holes and their host galaxies form and evolve over time, yet this type of study is only in its infancy.

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Product Description: The Relativists and Cosmologists in India organized an international conference in Goa, India, in 1987, known as the International Conference on Gravitation and Cosmology (ICGC-87). Encouraged by the success of this conference it was decided to have such a meeting periodically, once in every four years...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780792344780 | Kluwer Academic Pub, May 1, 1997, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: The Relativists and Cosmologists in India organized an international conference in Goa, India, in 1987, known as the International Conference on Gravitation and Cosmology (ICGC-87).

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Product Description: A history of the attempts to test the predictions of Newtonian Gravity, describing in detail recent experimental efforts to verify both the inverse-square law and the Equivalence Principle. Interest in these questions has increased in recent years, as it has become recognised that deviations from Newtonian gravity could be a signal for a new fundamental force in nature...read more

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9780387984902 | Springer Verlag, October 1, 1998, cover price $129.00 | About this edition: A history of the attempts to test the predictions of Newtonian Gravity, describing in detail recent experimental efforts to verify both the inverse-square law and the Equivalence Principle.

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9781461271444 | Reprint edition (Springer Verlag, October 17, 2012), cover price $109.00 | About this edition: A history of the attempts to test the predictions of Newtonian Gravity, describing in detail recent experimental efforts to verify both the inverse-square law and the Equivalence Principle.

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Product Description: It would seem that any specialist in plasma physics studying a medium in which the interaction between particles is as distance-dependent as the inter­ action between stars and other gravitating masses would assert that the role of collective effects in the dynamics of gravitating systems must be decisive...read more
By I. N. Poliakoff (trans)

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9783642878329 | Reprint edition (Springer Verlag, August 3, 2012), cover price $129.00 | About this edition: It would seem that any specialist in plasma physics studying a medium in which the interaction between particles is as distance-dependent as the inter­ action between stars and other gravitating masses would assert that the role of collective effects in the dynamics of gravitating systems must be decisive.

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Product Description: The Golden Oldies series of the journal General Relativity and Gravitation reprints important papers in general relativity theory that were published 30 or more years ago and are either hard to get hold of, or were originally printed in a language other than English...read more
By George F. r. Ellis (editor), Andrzej Krasinski (editor) and Malcolm Maccallum (editor)

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9783642345043 | Springer Verlag, April 23, 2013, cover price $149.00 | About this edition: The Golden Oldies series of the journal General Relativity and Gravitation reprints important papers in general relativity theory that were published 30 or more years ago and are either hard to get hold of, or were originally printed in a language other than English.
9780299132002, titled "Wildlife-Habitat Relationships: Concepts and Applications" | Univ of Wisconsin Pr, June 1, 1992, cover price $26.95 | also contains Wildlife-Habitat Relationships: Concepts and Applications | About this edition: Ultimately the success of conservation efforts depends on gathering, analyzing and interpreting reliable information on species composition, communities, and habitats.

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Product Description: The third edition of this classic textbook is a quantitative introduction for advanced undergraduates and graduate students. It gently guides students from Newton's gravitational theory to special relativity, and then to the relativistic theory of gravitation...read more

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9781107012943 | 3 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, April 30, 2013), cover price $89.99 | About this edition: The third edition of this classic textbook is a quantitative introduction for advanced undergraduates and graduate students.
9780393965018 | 2 edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, December 1, 1994), cover price $107.10 | About this edition: A remarkable book has just been made even better.

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Product Description: Based on the lecture notes of a school titled ‘Tides in Astronomy and Astrophysics’ that brought together students and researchers, this book focuses on the fundamental theories of tides at different scales of the universe―from tiny satellites to whole galaxies―and on the most recent developments...read more
By Tadashi Tokieda (editor)

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9783642329609 | Springer Verlag, December 14, 2012, cover price $109.00 | About this edition: Based on the lecture notes of a school titled ‘Tides in Astronomy and Astrophysics’ that brought together students and researchers, this book focuses on the fundamental theories of tides at different scales of the universe―from tiny satellites to whole galaxies―and on the most recent developments.

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Product Description: Raum und Zeit sind die große Bühne, auf der sich unser Leben und alle irdischen und kosmischen Vorgänge abspielen. Meist erleben wir Raum und Zeit als unveränderlich und unbeeinflussbar. Doch Raum und Zeit könnten Eigenschaften haben, von denen selbst Einstein nicht zu träumen wagte...read more

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9783827428585 | Spektrum Akademischer Verlag Gmbh, December 20, 2012, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Raum und Zeit sind die große Bühne, auf der sich unser Leben und alle irdischen und kosmischen Vorgänge abspielen.

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