The speed of light constancy and cosmos by David Grandy

Cover of: The speed of light | David Grandy

Published by Indiana University Press in Bloomington, IN .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Light -- Speed,
  • Space and time,
  • Time -- Philosophy

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

StatementDavid A. Grandy.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQC407 .G73 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22652967M
ISBN 109780253353221, 9780253220868
LC Control Number2008043194

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