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What Is Mathematics? An Elementary Approach…

What Is Mathematics? An Elementary Approach to Ideas and Methods

by Richard Courant, Herbert Robbins (Author)

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Series: Universale Bollati Boringhieri (65/66/67)

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This is a very good text , but too much for me ( )
  BakuDreamer | Sep 7, 2013 |
This is a fantastic book for introducing sophisticated mathematical thinking with "elementary" material. It would be a great present for a gifted child with a taste for mathematical thinking. ( )
2 vote nealjking | Apr 9, 2008 |
-the fundamentals of numbers, of geometry, of calculus and differential equations, and more.
  jmdcbooks | Oct 2, 2006 |
The minimum a graduate student is supposed to dominate. ( )
  hanzoganz | Jul 24, 2006 |
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Dedicated to Ernest, Gertrude, Hans, and Leonore Courant
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In the summer of 1937, when I was a young college student, I was studying calculus by going through my father's book Differential and Integral Calculus with him.
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A 1996 revision of a timeless classic originally published in 1941. Highly recommended for any serious student, teacher or scholar of mathematics.

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