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# Advanced Engineering Mathematics

This market leading text is known for its comprehensive coverage, careful and correct mathematics, outstanding exercises and self contained subject matter parts for maximum flexibility.

Hardcover, 1248 pages

Published
December 29th 2005
by John Wiley & Sons
(first published January 1st 1983)

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Dec 18, 2008
DJ
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did not like it
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Recommends it for:
those who want to develop a hatred for math

Shelves:
math

This book is why engineers hate math. I presume Kreyszig is the kind of man who responds to his children's questions with, "Because I'm the adult and I said so!" The exercises could have been generated by a monkey playing Mad Libs with numerals and notation; they reduce math to cold calculation and avoid any attempt at leading the student to discovery. There is no joy in this book.

Regardless of what book your professor chooses, I suggest using Mary Boas'

Regardless of what book your professor chooses, I suggest using Mary Boas'

*far*more enjoyable (and just as rigorous) ...more
Apr 03, 2014
nila
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liked it
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Recommends it for:
engineering student

Recommended to nila by:
my professor

Shelves:
non-fiction

I had a long relationship with this book in collage time. (forgot on what edition) and it was a love-hate relationship :-p

According to me this is a great book to learn D.E. and vector calculus and the book is very good as it has covered all the necessary topics with practical examples(I like this feature).

But I would say if you have weak basic concepts then go for B.S Grewal and Michael Greenberg before coming on to this books as this book do not cover all the basic concepts and contains very less solved pr ...more

Dec 23, 2007
Maureen
rated it
it was amazing
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Recommends it for:
engineering students who don't love abstract math

lots of details and examples. color graphics.

In differential equations, the book was too advanced for my course, and reading it wasn't easy. This may be due to the fact that engineers do not get enough exposure to mathematics to enable the more theoretical parts of this book readable without an instructor.

The book ...more

Nov 02, 2013
Vegar
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it was amazing
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Recommends it for:
Scientists, engineers and students

Shelves:
textbook

Excellent mathematics book covering many topics. A must on the shelf of any engineer (and scientist?)

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