Calculus: Onevariable calculus, with an introduction to linear algebraNow available in paperback! An introduction to the calculus, with an excellent balance between theory and technique. Integration is treated before differentiationthis 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 meanvalue 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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Review: Calculus, Volume 1: OneVariable Calculus with an Introduction to Linear Algebra
User Review  Ernst  GoodreadsThis timeless work is easily my favourite mathematics book of all time. The proofs while certainly rigorous, are lucidly developed without being overly terse, which is especially useful to ... Read full review
Review: Calculus, Volume 1: OneVariable Calculus with an Introduction to Linear Algebra
User Review  Daniel Cunningham  GoodreadsIt never ceases to amaze me how even math I supposedly know can be difficult. Yay math. Read full review
Contents
Historical Introduction  1 
Some Basic Concepts of the Theory of Sets  11 
A Set of Axioms for the RealNumber System  17 
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