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001    730413868 
003    OCoLC 
005    20120502085642.0 
008    110719s2011    enk      b    001 0 eng   
010    2011030637 
020    9780199692293 (hardback) 
020    0199692297 (hardback) 
035    (OCoLC)730413868 
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042    pcc 
049    OTCC 
050 00 QB843.B55|bF7623 2011 
082 00 523.8/875|223 
100 1  Frolov, V. P.|q(Valeriń≠ Pavlovich)|0http://id.loc.gov/
       authorities/names/n85034692 
245 10 Introduction to black hole physics /|cValeri P. Frolov, 
       Andrei Zelnikov. 
264  1 Oxford ;|aNew York :|bOxford University Press, USA,|c2011.
300    xvi, 488 pages :|billustrations ;|c26 cm 
336    text|btxt|2rdacontent 
337    unmediated|bn|2rdamedia 
338    volume|bnc|2rdacarrier 
504    Includes bibliographical references and index. 
505 8  Machine generated contents note: -- 1. Black Holes: Big 
       Picture -- 2. Physics in a Uniformly Accelerated Frame -- 
       3. Riemannian Geometry -- 4. Particles Motion in Curved 
       Spacetime -- 5. Einstein Equations -- 6. Spherically 
       Symmetric Black Holes -- 7. Particles and Light Motion in 
       Schwarzschild Spacetime -- 8. Rotating Black Holes -- 9. 
       Classical and Quantum Fields near Black Holes -- 10. Black
       Holes and All That Jazz -- A. Fundamental Constants and 
       Units -- B. Gauss-Codazzi Equations -- C. Conformal 
       Transformations -- D. Hidden Symmetries -- E. Boundary 
       Term for the Einstein-Hilbert Action -- F. Quantum Fields.
520    "This book is about black holes, one of the most 
       intriguing objects of modern Theoretical Physics and 
       Astrophysics. For many years, black holes have been 
       considered as interesting solutions of the theory of 
       General Relativity with a number of amusing mathematical 
       properties. Now after the discovery of astrophysical black
       holes, the Einstein gravity has become an important tool 
       for their study. This self-contained textbook combines 
       physical, mathematical, and astrophysical aspects of black
       hole theory. Pedagogically presented, it contains 
       'standard' material on black holes as well as relatively 
       new subjects such as the role of hidden symmetries in 
       black hole physics, and black holes in spacetimes with 
       large extra dimensions. The book will appeal to students 
       and young scientists interested in the theory of black 
       holes"--|cProvided by publisher. 
650  0 Black holes (Astronomy)|0http://id.loc.gov/authorities/
       subjects/sh85014574 
650  0 Gravitational collapse.|0http://id.loc.gov/authorities/
       subjects/sh85056559 
650  0 Stars|xEvolution.|0http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/
       sh85127430 
700 1  Zelnikov, Andrei.|0http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/
       n2011048639 
912    .b14862074WITT 
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