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Product Description: This book contains a survey of the use of the Liouville (and super-Liouville) equation in (super)string theory outside the critical dimension, and of the complementary approach based on the discretized space-time, known as the matrix model approach...read more

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9780387578057 | Springer Verlag, April 1, 1994, cover price $64.95 | About this edition: This book contains a survey of the use of the Liouville (and super-Liouville) equation in (super)string theory outside the critical dimension, and of the complementary approach based on the discretized space-time, known as the matrix model approach.

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Product Description: This book describes an integrated approach to using remotely sensed data in conjunction with geographic information systems for landscape analysis. Remotely sensed data are compressed into an analytical image-map that is compatible with the most popular geographic information systems as well as freeware viewers...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Peter G. Bergmann (editor)

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9781402005923 | Kluwer Academic Pub, June 1, 2002, cover price $309.00 | About this edition: This book describes an integrated approach to using remotely sensed data in conjunction with geographic information systems for landscape analysis.

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9781402005930 | Kluwer Academic Pub, June 1, 2002, cover price $149.00 | About this edition: In this XVII Course of the International School of Cosmology and Gravitation devoted to "ADVANCES IN THE INTERPLAY BETWEEN QUANTUM AND GRAVITY PHYSICS" we have considered different aspects of the influence of gravity on quantum systems.

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Product Description: These lectures give an elementary introduction to the important recent developments of the applications of N=1 supergravity to the construction of unified models of elementary particle interactions. Topics covered include couplings of supergravity with matter, spontaneous symmetry breaking and the super-higgs effect, construction of supergravity unified models, and the phenomenon of SU(2) x U(1) electroweak-symmetry breaking by supergravity...read more

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9789971966485 | World Scientific Pub Co Inc, March 1, 1985, cover price $56.00 | About this edition: These lectures give an elementary introduction to the important recent developments of the applications of N=1 supergravity to the construction of unified models of elementary particle interactions.

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Product Description: . The twentieth century has brought enormous changes in the physicist's understanding of the fundamental nature of the physical world. These changes were ushered in the century's first decade, with the advent of relativity and quantum theory...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781560725756 | Nova Science Pub Inc, October 1, 1998, cover price $79.00 | About this edition: .

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Product Description: As the 21st century begins, gravitational wave astronomy is poised for unprecedented expansion and discovery. This workshop focussed on ground-based gravitational wave detectors and the astrophysical sources they are expected to observe...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780735400146 | Amer Inst of Physics, October 1, 2001, cover price $130.00 | About this edition: As the 21st century begins, gravitational wave astronomy is poised for unprecedented expansion and discovery.

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Product Description: This book throws light on a lesser-known aspect of the history of Western Europe and looks at Germany and the Netherlands as the terrain on which some crucial intelligence battles were fought throughout the last century. Beatrice de Graaf is a historian and assistant professor at the Center for Terrorism and Counterterrorism at Leiden University in the Hague (the Netherlands)...read more
By Beatrice De Graaf (editor) and Wies Platje (editor)

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9780126146608, titled "Lunar Gravimetry" | Academic Pr, January 1, 1987, cover price $98.00 | also contains Lunar Gravimetry

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9789055892815 | Aksant Academic Pub, February 28, 2008, cover price $52.95 | About this edition: This book throws light on a lesser-known aspect of the history of Western Europe and looks at Germany and the Netherlands as the terrain on which some crucial intelligence battles were fought throughout the last century.

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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: ​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

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

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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 an innovative and enlightening introduction to the formalism and concepts on which General Relativity has been built, 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: Astrometry from space was performed for the first time and with great success by the ESA Hipparcos satellite (1989-93). This mission was designed as an as­ trometry mission, but the use of a photon counting detector made it possible to produce very important photometric results: the most accurate astronomical pho­ tometry ever by the main Hipparcos mission in a very broad band of 120000 stars, and the two-colour Tycho-2 photometry of 2...read more
By Arunas Kucinskas (editor), Jokubas Sudzius (editor) and Vladas Vansevicius (editor)

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9789401039116, titled "Census of the Galaxy: Challenges for Photometry and Spectrometry With Gaia: Proceedings of the Workshop Held in Vilnius, Lithuania 2–6 July 2001" | Reprint edition (Springer Verlag, September 17, 2012), cover price $129.00 | About this edition: Astrometry from space was performed for the first time and with great success by the ESA Hipparcos satellite (1989-93).

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Product Description: The proceedings of the Fist Iberian Meeting on Gravity give a broad view of the most recent research on gravity. Experimental general relativity, black hole thermodynamics and covariant path integral quantization are some of the topics discussed...read more

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9789810213695 | World Scientific Pub Co Inc, December 1, 1994, cover price $109.00 | About this edition: The proceedings of the Fist Iberian Meeting on Gravity give a broad view of the most recent research on gravity.

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9781611229578 | Nova Science Pub Inc, March 30, 2012, cover price $295.00 | About this edition: Book by

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A graduate-level text based on a course presented by the author at MIT focuses on basic principles and uses gravitation as a way to introduce general relativity (view table of contents)

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9780471595519 | Wiley-Interscience, January 1, 1997, cover price $130.00 | About this edition: A graduate-level text based on a course presented by the author at MIT focuses on basic principles and uses gravitation as a way to introduce general relativity

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Product Description: Sponsored by the Boston U. Center for Einstein Studies, this meeting was held in North Andover, Mass., May 1988. Topics include quantum mechanics and measurement, time in quantum gravity, strings and gravity, quantization of gravity, topology and black holes in quantum gravity by Hartle, Isham, Zur...read more

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9780817634438 | Birkhauser, August 1, 1991, cover price $229.00 | About this edition: Sponsored by the Boston U.

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

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Product Description: Properties of systems with long range interactions are still poorly understood despite being of importance in most areas of physics. The present volume introduces and reviews the effort of constructing a coherent thermodynamic treatment of such systems by combining tools from statistical mechanics with concepts and methods from dynamical systems...read more
By Martin Wilkens (editor)

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9783540443155 | Springer Verlag, February 1, 2003, cover price $139.00 | About this edition: Properties of systems with long range interactions are still poorly understood despite being of importance in most areas of physics.

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9783642079283 | Springer Verlag, February 1, 2003, cover price $139.00

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Product Description: In their search for solutions to problems concerning the dynamics of the Earth as a self-gravitating body, the authors have applied the fundamentals found in their book “Jacobi Dynamics” (1987, Reidel). First, satellite observations have shown that the Earth does not remain in hydrostatic equilibrium, which forms the physical basis of modern geodynamics...read more

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9789048187225, titled "Dynamics of the Earth: Theory of the Planet's Motion Based on Dynamical Equilibrium" | Springer Verlag, August 30, 2010, cover price $159.00 | About this edition: In their search for solutions to problems concerning the dynamics of the Earth as a self-gravitating body, the authors have applied the fundamentals found in their book “Jacobi Dynamics” (1987, Reidel).

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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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9780441180448 | Ace Books, December 1, 1988, cover price $3.95 | also contains Golden Oldies in General Relativity: Hidden Gems | 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 introduces the general theory of relativity, includes applications to cosmology, and provides a thorough introduction to tensor calculus and curved manifolds. Also included are some advanced topics not previously covered by textbooks, including Kaluza-Klein theory, Israel's formalism and branes...read more

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9780387691992 | Springer Verlag, July 20, 2007, cover price $134.00 | About this edition: This book introduces the general theory of relativity and includes applications to cosmology.

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9781441924063 | Springer Verlag, October 29, 2010, cover price $134.00 | About this edition: This book introduces the general theory of relativity, includes applications to cosmology, and provides a thorough introduction to tensor calculus and curved manifolds.

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Product Description: On Albert Einstein's seventy-sixth and final birthday, a friend gave him a simple toy made from a broomstick, a brass ball attached to a length of string, and a weak spring. Einstein was delighted: the toy worked on a principle he had conceived fifty years earlier when he was working on his revolutionary theory of gravity--a principle whose implications are still confounding physicists today...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780195142853 | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, July 19, 2001), cover price $24.99 | About this edition: On Albert Einstein's seventy-sixth and final birthday, a friend gave him a simple toy made from a broomstick, a brass ball attached to a length of string, and a weak spring.

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Product Description: The Euclidean approach to Quantum Gravity was initiated almost 15 years ago in an attempt to understand the difficulties raised by the spacetime singularities of classical general relativity which arise in the gravitational collapse of stars to form black holes and the entire universe in the Big Bang...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9789810205157 | World Scientific Pub Co Inc, August 1, 1993, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: The Euclidean approach to Quantum Gravity was initiated almost 15 years ago in an attempt to understand the difficulties raised by the spacetime singularities of classical general relativity which arise in the gravitational collapse of stars to form black holes and the entire universe in the Big Bang.

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9789810205164 | World Scientific Pub Co Inc, May 1, 1993, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: The Euclidean approach to Quantum Gravity was initiated almost 15 years ago in an attempt to understand the difficulties raised by the spacetime singularities of classical general relativity which arise in the gravitational collapse of stars to form black holes and the entire universe in the Big Bang.

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Product Description: Divided into four parts, this book covers recent developments in topics pertaining to gravity theories, including discussions on the presence of scalar fields. Part One is devoted to exact solutions in general relativity, and is mainly concerned with the results of rotating null dust beams and fluids...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Jorge Luis Cervantes Cota (editor), Claus Lammerzahl (editor) and Alfredo Macias (editor)

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9780306466182 | Plenum Pub Corp, August 1, 2001, cover price $239.00 | About this edition: Divided into four parts, this book covers recent developments in topics pertaining to gravity theories, including discussions on the presence of scalar fields.

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Product Description: The Feynman Lectures on Gravitation are based on notes prepared during a course on gravitational physics that Richard Feynman taught at Caltech during the 1962-63 academic year. For several years prior to these lectures, Feynman thought long and hard about the fundamental problems in gravitational physics, yet he published very little...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780813340388 | Westview Pr, June 19, 2002, cover price $52.00 | About this edition: The Feynman Lectures on Gravitation are based on notes prepared during a course on gravitational physics that Richard Feynman taught at Caltech during the 1962-63 academic year.

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