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Introduction

  • Norbert Straumann
Part of the Texts and Monographs in Physics book series (TMP)

Abstract

The discovery of the general theory of relativity (GR) has often been justly praised as one of the greatest intellectual achievements of a single human being. At the ceremonial presentation of Hubacher’s bust of A. Einstein in Zürich, W. Pauli said:

Keywords

Black Hole Special Relativity Gravitational Potential Equivalence Principle Special Theory 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Norbert Straumann
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  1. 1.Institut für Theoretische PhysikUniversität ZurichZurichSwitzerland

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