A Course of Pure Mathematics

A Course of Pure Mathematics (ISBN 0521720559) is a classic textbook in introductory mathematical analysis, written by G. H. Hardy. It is recommended for people studying calculus. First published in 1908, it went through ten editions (up to 1952) and several reprints. It is now out of copyright in UK and is downloadable from various internet web sites, free of charge including. It remains one of the most popular books on pure mathematics.

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A Course Of Pure Mathematics - Review
... The book was intended to help reform mathematics teaching in the UK, and more specifically in the University of Cambridge and in schools preparing to study higher mathematics ... Hardy himself did not originally find a passion for mathematics only seeing it as a way to beat the other students, which he did decisively, and gain ... number theory and calculus following the rigor of mathematics ...

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