By W.A. Coppel
Number idea is greater than a complete therapy of the topic. it truly is an creation to subject matters in larger point arithmetic, and specified in its scope; issues from research, glossy algebra, and discrete arithmetic are all included.
The e-book is divided into parts. Part A covers key thoughts of quantity concept and will function a primary path at the topic. half B delves into extra complex issues and an exploration of comparable arithmetic. the necessities for this self-contained textual content are components from linear algebra. important references for the reader are accrued on the finish of every bankruptcy. it's appropriate as an advent to raised point arithmetic for undergraduates, or for self-study.
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