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Calculus, Volume 2, 2nd Edition

ISBN: 978-0-471-00007-5
704 pages
June 1969, ©1969
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An introduction to the calculus, with an excellent balance between theory and technique. Integration is treated before differentiation -- this is a departure from most modern texts, but it is historically correct, and it is the best way to establish the true connection between the integral and the derivative. Proofs of all the important theorems are given, generally preceded by geometric or intuitive discussion. This Second Edition introduces the mean-value theorems and their applications earlier in the text, incorporates a treatment of linear algebra, and contains many new and easier exercises. As in the first edition, an interesting historical introduction precedes each important new concept.
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Table of Contents

Linear Analysis.

Linear Spaces.

Linear Transformations and Matrices.

Determinants.

Eigenvalues and Eigenvectors.

Eigenvalues of Operators Acting on Euclidean Spaces.

Linear Differential Equations.

Systems of Differential Equations.

Nonlinear Analysis.

Differential Calculus of Scalar and Vector Fields.

Applications of the Differential Calculus.

Line Integrals.

Special Topics.

Set Functions and Elementary Probability.

Calculus of Probabilities.

Introduction to Numerical Analysis.
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