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RE: starship-design: Re: FTL travel


> Steve VanDevender wrote:
> Curtis Manges writes:
>  > Steve VanDevender wrote:


> It also occurs to me that there is another book on
> relativistic physics
> that I can recommend which you might like better: _Six Not-So-Easy
> Pieces_ derived from Richard P. Feynman's Caltech physics
> lectures.  It
> also has an excellent discussion of mathematical symmetry in
> physics in
> the first couple of chapters.

I bought Taylor and Wheeler _because_ I was having a hard time with this
one! It is a good text, don't get me wrong, but it is even more difficult in
my opinion. But then I am relativistically challenged ;-)