# Difference between revisions of "String theory"

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*''[http://arxiv.org/abs/hep-th/9703136 Les Houches Lectures on Fields, Strings and Duality]'' by R. Dijkgraaf (hep-th/9703136, [http://arxiv.org/abs/hep-th/9703136 abs], [http://arxiv.org/ps/hep-th/9703136 ps], [http://arxiv.org/pdf/hep-th/9703136 pdf] 152 pages, 31 figures) | |||

*''[http://arxiv.org/abs/hep-th/9708130 Introduction to Non-perturbative String Theory]'' by Elias Kiritsis (hep-th/9708130, [http://arxiv.org/abs/hep-th/9708130 abs], [http://arxiv.org/ps/hep-th/9708130 ps], [http://arxiv.org/pdf/hep-th/9708130 pdf], 60 pages, 4 figures) | |||

*''[http://arxiv.org/abs/hep-th/9810240 String Primer]'' by E. Alvarez and P. Meessen (hep-th/9810240, [http://arxiv.org/abs/hep-th/9810240 abs], [http://arxiv.org/ps/hep-th/9810240 ps], [http://arxiv.org/pdf/hep-th/9810240 pdf] 87 pages, 4 figures) |

## Revision as of 19:03, 17 December 2006

### Books

*String Theory*by Joe Polchinski, two volumes, CUP, 1998: There are corrections listed on the Big Book of String homepage on Polchinski's homepage. Some of these corrections were made to the reprinting in 2000.*Volume 1: An Introduction to the Bosonic String**Volume 2: Superstring Theory and Beyond*

*Superstring Theory*by Michael Green, John Schwarz and Edward Witten, two volumes, CUP, 1988*Volume 1: Introduction**Volume 2: Loop Amplitudes, Anomalies and Phenomenology*

*String Theory and M-Theory*by Katrin Becker, Melanie Becker and John Schwarz, CUP 2006*A First Course in String Theory*by Barton Zwiebach, CUP*Supersymmetry and String Theory: Beyond the Standard Model*by Michael Dine, CUP 2007*Gravity and Strings*by Tomás Ortín, CUP 2004

### Reviews

- D'Hoker
*Les Houches Lectures on Fields, Strings and Duality*by R. Dijkgraaf (hep-th/9703136, abs, ps, pdf 152 pages, 31 figures)*Introduction to Non-perturbative String Theory*by Elias Kiritsis (hep-th/9708130, abs, ps, pdf, 60 pages, 4 figures)*String Primer*by E. Alvarez and P. Meessen (hep-th/9810240, abs, ps, pdf 87 pages, 4 figures)