Einstein's monsters: the life and times of black holes
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New York : W.W. Norton & Company, [2019].
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First edition.
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9781324000938
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xix, 295 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
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An astronomer answers questions on the cutting edge of astrophysics to explore the science of black holes and their role in theoretical physics, from Einstein's equations of general relativity to testing string theory.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description
An astronomer answers questions on the cutting edge of astrophysics to explore the science of black holes and their role in theoretical physics, from Einstein's equations of general relativity to testing string theory.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Impey, C. (2019). Einstein's monsters: the life and times of black holes. First edition. New York: W.W. Norton & Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Impey, Chris. 2019. Einstein's Monsters: The Life and Times of Black Holes. New York: W.W. Norton & Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Impey, Chris, Einstein's Monsters: The Life and Times of Black Holes. New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 2019.

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Impey, Chris. Einstein's Monsters: The Life and Times of Black Holes. First edition. New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 2019. Print.

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