# A Most Incomprehensible Thing

Notes Towards a Very Gentle Introduction to the Mathematics of Relativity

Ranked #25 in General Relativity

**A clear and enjoyable guide to the mathematics of relativity**

To really understand relativity - one of the cornerstones of modern physics - you have to get to grips with the mathematics. This user-friendly self-study guide is aimed at the general reader who is motivated to tackle that not insignificant challenge. The book is written using straightforward and accessible language, with clear derivations and explanations as well as numerous fully solved problems. For those with minimal mathematical background, the first chapter provides a crash course in foundation mathematics. The... more