Review: Six Not-So-Easy Pieces: Einstein’s Relativity, Symmetry, and Space-Time

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Six Not-So-Easy Pieces: Einstein's Relativity, Symmetry, and Space-Time
Six Not-So-Easy Pieces: Einstein’s Relativity, Symmetry, and Space-Time by Richard P. Feynman
My rating: 4 of 5 stars

I’ve only ever read one lucid explanation of relativity, and that was a chapter of Music of the Spheres. But Richard Feynman is a great teacher, and this is a lucid book with actual equations. I could wrap my head around this subject under his guidance. I wonder if there is a seminal textbook on the subject…

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Victor A. Davis has always loved reading and writing short stories. He is an avid hiker and even when away from the world of laptops and wifi, keeps a pocket paperback and a handwritten journal to keep him company on trail. He is the author of two short story collections, Grains of Sand and The Gingerbread Collection. Join his Mailing List for special announcements about upcoming works.