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Book: Special Relativity (Crowell)

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    This a textbook on special relativity, aimed at undergraduates who have already completed a freshman survey course. The treatment of electromagnetism assumes previous exposure to Maxwell's equations in integral form, but no knowledge of vector calculus.

    Thumbnail: Illustration of a light cone. (Public Domain; Incnis Mrsi via Wikipedia)


    Book: Special Relativity (Crowell) is shared under a CC BY-SA 4.0 license and was authored, remixed, and/or curated by Benjamin Crowell via source content that was edited to conform to the style and standards of the LibreTexts platform; a detailed edit history is available upon request.