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Quantum Field Theory in Curved Spacetime and Black Hole Thermodynamics (Chicago Lectures in Physics) 1st Edition

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Robert M. Wald is professor of physics at the University of Chicago and the author of General Relativity and Space, Time, and Gravity, also published by the University of Chicago Press.
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Product Details

  • Series: Chicago Lectures in Physics
  • Paperback: 220 pages
  • Publisher: University of Chicago Press; 1 edition (November 15, 1994)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0226870278
  • ISBN-13: 978-0226870274
  • Product Dimensions: 6 x 0.8 x 9 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 13.9 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #739,462 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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Try another book that goes even deeper in only 30 pages.
It's called "Everything About Black Holes" and it explains everything with science. It's on Amazon.
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By Mobius on March 3, 2010
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I had hoped this would be an affordable substitute for Birrell and Davies. Unfortunately, it is no substitute. The presentation is very sketchy and abstract. If you are into algebraic QFT and that sort of stuff then maybe you will like this book more than I did.
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By Anthony Wiggins on February 21, 2014
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its a great. Just what I was looking for and what I needed. Thank you very much for your efforts
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I ordered this physics book for my brother. He informed me that he received it and was apparently very happy with it. This is all I can say relative to this purchase.
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