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===books=== | ===books=== | ||

'''Gravity and Strings'''<br> | |||

by Tomás Ortín (CUP, 2004) | |||

'''Gravitation'''<br> | |||

by C.W. Misner, K.S. Thorne, J.A. Wheeler (W.H.Freeman and Comp., San Francisco, 1973) | |||

'''Introduction to General Relativity'''<br> | |||

by R. Adler, M. Bazin, M. Schiffer (McGraw-Hill, 1965) | |||

'''General Relativity'''<br> | |||

by R.M. Wald (Univ. of Chicago Press, 1984) | |||

'''General Theory of Relativity'''<br> | |||

by P.A.M. Dirac (Wiley Interscience, 1975) | |||

'''Gravitation and Cosmology: Principles and Applications of the General Theory of Relativity'''<br> | |||

by S. Weinberg (J. Wiley & Sons, 1972) | |||

'''The large scale structure of space-time'''<br> | |||

by S.W. Hawking and G.F.R Ellis (CUP, 1973) | |||

'''Introducing Einstein's Relativity'''<br> | |||

by Ray A. d'Inverno (Oxford University Press, 1992) | |||

'''A First Course in General Relativity'''<br> | |||

by Bernard F. Schutz (Cambridge University Press, 1985) | |||

'''Advanced General Relativity'''<br> | |||

by J.M. Stewart (CUP, 1991) | |||

'''Essential Relativity'''<br> | |||

by W. Rindler (Springer, 1977) | |||

'''General Relativity'''<br> | |||

by H. Stephani (CUP, 1982) | |||

'''An Introduction to General Relativity'''<br> | |||

by L.P. Hughston & K.P. Tod (CUP, 1990) | |||

'''General Relativity: A Geometric Approach'''<br> | |||

by M. Ludvigsen (CUP, 1999) | |||

'''Classical Theory of Fields'''<br> | |||

by L. Landau and E. Lifschitz (Pergamon, 1971) | |||

===reviews=== | ===reviews=== | ||

[http://www.damtp.cam.ac.uk/user/gr/about/members/gwglectures.html Part III (CASM) General Relativity Course in DAMTP 2006]<br> | |||

by Gary Gibbons (64 pages) | |||

[http://www.phys.uu.nl/~thooft/lectures/gr.html Lectures on General Relativity]<br> | |||

by G. 't Hooft ([http://www.phys.uu.nl/~thooft/lectures/genrel.pdf pdf], 59 pages, 2002) | |||

[http://arxiv.org/abs/gr-qc/9712019 Lecture Notes on General Relativity]<br> | |||

by Sean M. Carroll (gr-qc/9712019, 238 pages, numerous figures) | |||

===links=== | |||

[http://math.ucr.edu/home/baez/physics/Administrivia/rel_booklist.html A Guide to Relativity Books] |

## Latest revision as of 12:23, 23 April 2007

### books

**Gravity and Strings**

by Tomás Ortín (CUP, 2004)

**Gravitation**

by C.W. Misner, K.S. Thorne, J.A. Wheeler (W.H.Freeman and Comp., San Francisco, 1973)

**Introduction to General Relativity**

by R. Adler, M. Bazin, M. Schiffer (McGraw-Hill, 1965)

**General Relativity**

by R.M. Wald (Univ. of Chicago Press, 1984)

**General Theory of Relativity**

by P.A.M. Dirac (Wiley Interscience, 1975)

**Gravitation and Cosmology: Principles and Applications of the General Theory of Relativity**

by S. Weinberg (J. Wiley & Sons, 1972)

**The large scale structure of space-time**

by S.W. Hawking and G.F.R Ellis (CUP, 1973)

**Introducing Einstein's Relativity**

by Ray A. d'Inverno (Oxford University Press, 1992)

**A First Course in General Relativity**

by Bernard F. Schutz (Cambridge University Press, 1985)

**Advanced General Relativity**

by J.M. Stewart (CUP, 1991)

**Essential Relativity**

by W. Rindler (Springer, 1977)

**General Relativity**

by H. Stephani (CUP, 1982)

**An Introduction to General Relativity**

by L.P. Hughston & K.P. Tod (CUP, 1990)

**General Relativity: A Geometric Approach**

by M. Ludvigsen (CUP, 1999)

**Classical Theory of Fields**

by L. Landau and E. Lifschitz (Pergamon, 1971)

### reviews

Part III (CASM) General Relativity Course in DAMTP 2006

by Gary Gibbons (64 pages)

Lectures on General Relativity

by G. 't Hooft (pdf, 59 pages, 2002)

Lecture Notes on General Relativity

by Sean M. Carroll (gr-qc/9712019, 238 pages, numerous figures)