Principles of equivalence of gravitation and inertia used to predict the gravitational redshift

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Historical Context Note

Albert Einstein introduces the principle of equivalence of gravitation and inertia and uses it to predict the gravitational redshift

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Editors. "Principles of equivalence of gravitation and inertia used to predict the gravitational redshift". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 May 2009
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