Calculus (Hardback)
  • Calculus (Hardback)

Calculus (Hardback)

1 Review Sign in to write a review
Hardback 681 Pages / Published: 08/06/2006
  • In stock online
  • Free UK delivery

Usually dispatched within 24 hours

  • This item has been added to your basket
Your local Waterstones may have stock of this item. Please check by using Click & Collect
Spivak's celebrated textbook is widely held as one of the finest introductions to mathematical analysis. His aim is to present calculus as the first real encounter with mathematics: it is the place to learn how logical reasoning combined with fundamental concepts can be developed into a rigorous mathematical theory rather than a bunch of tools and techniques learned by rote. Since analysis is a subject students traditionally find difficult to grasp, Spivak provides leisurely explanations, a profusion of examples, a wide range of exercises and plenty of illustrations in an easy-going approach that enlightens difficult concepts and rewards effort. Calculus will continue to be regarded as a modern classic, ideal for honours students and mathematics majors, who seek an alternative to doorstop textbooks on calculus, and the more formidable introductions to real analysis.

Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521867443
Number of pages: 681
Weight: 1740 g
Dimensions: 259 x 231 x 41 mm
Edition: 3rd Revised edition

You may also be interested in...

Calculus: Concepts and Methods
Added to basket
Schaum's Outline of Calculus
Added to basket
Added to basket
Sets, Logic and Maths for Computing
Added to basket
The Cartoon Guide to Calculus
Added to basket
Probability and Stochastics
Added to basket
Calculus for the Ambitious
Added to basket
Applied Complex Variable
Added to basket
The Calculus Lifesaver
Added to basket
Added to basket
Schaums Outline of Tensor Calculus
Added to basket
Measurements and their Uncertainties
Added to basket

“Brilliant book”

This is a wonderful book. It begins very gently (assuming virtually no prior knowledge) with the properties of the reals, and proceeds to give discussions of concepts like limits and continuity. Only once such... More

Hardback edition
Helpful? Upvote 18

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.