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Recent Textbooks

Below are the textbooks used in mathematics courses in recent years. Books can change each year depending on faculty preferences, but this can give you an approximate idea of what to expect.

Last updated: June 2009

Course: 112
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all Single Variable Calculus: Early Trancendentals, Custom Version J. Stewart Thomson/Brooks/Cole
F 08 A First Course in Calculus S. Lang Springer-Verlag
Course: 115
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all Single Variable Calculus: Early Trancendentals, Custom Version J. Stewart Thomson/Brooks/Cole
Course: 118
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all Multivariable Calculus, 3rd ed. W. McCallum, D. Hughes-Hallett, A. Gleason Wiley
all Introduction to Linear Algebra G. Strang Wellesley-Cambridge
Course: 120
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all Multivariable Calculus, Early Transcendentals Custom Version J. Stewart Thomson/Brooks/Cole
Course: 222
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F 05, 06, 08 Linear Algebra: A Modern Introduction D. Poole Brooks/Cole
F 07 Linear Algebra and its Applications D. Lay Pearson Addison-Wesley
S 06, 07, 08, 09 Linear Algebra and its Applications G. Strang Thomson/Brooks/Cole
Course: 225
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F 07, 08 Linear Algebra S. Friedberg, A. Insel & L. Spence Prentice Hall
S 07, 08 Linear Algebra S. Lang Springer-Verlag
S 09 Linear Algebra: A Modern Introduction D. Poole Brooks/Cole
Course: 228
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F 08 Continuous Symmetry W. Barker and R. Howe American Math Society
Course: 230
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S/F 05,06, 07, 08 Multivariable Mathematics T. Shifrin Wiley
Course: 244
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F 05,06, 07 Combinatorics and Graph Theory G. Harris, J. Hirst & M. Mossinghoff Springer-Verlag
F 08 A Textbook of Graph Theory Balakrishnan & Kanganathan Springer-Verlag
Course: 246
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F 05, 06, S 09 Elementary Differential Equations and Boundary Value Problems W. Boyce and R. DiPrima Wiley
S 06 Elementary Differential Equations W. Kohler and L. Johnson Addison Wesley
F 07, S 07, 08, 09 A First Course in Differential Equations with Modeling D. Zill Thomson/Brooks/Cole
Course: 250
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F 05, 06 Vector Calculus, Linear Algebra and Differential Forms J. Hubbard and B. Hubbard Prentice Hall
F 07, 08 Multivariable Mathematics T. Shifrin Wiley
Course: 260
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S 06, 07, 09 Mathematics of Classical and Quantum Physics F. Byron Jr. and R. Fuller Dover
Course: 270
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F 05, 06 Introduction to Set Theory K. Hrbacek and T. Jech Marcel Dekker
Course: 300
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S 06, 07, 08, 09 Fundamental Ideas of Analysis M. Reed Wiley
Course: 301
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F 05, 06, 08 Analysis, An Introduction R. Beals Cambridge
Course: 305
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S 06, 07, 08, 09 Analysis, An Introduction R. Beals Cambridge
Course: 310
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F 05 Lecturer's notes S. Orszag
F 06, 07, 08 Complex Analysis S. Lang Springer-Verlag
F 07 Complex Analysis E. Stein & R. Shakarchi Princeton University Press
F 08 Complex Analysis T. Gamelin Springer-Verlag
Course: 315
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S 06, 07 Complex Analysis S. Lang Springer-Verlag
S 06 Problems and Solutions for Complex Analysis R. Shakarchi and S. Lang Springer-Verlag
S 08, 09 Complex Analysis E. Stein and R. Shakarchi Princeton University Press
S 08 Complex Analysis T. Gamelin Springer-Verlag
Course: 320
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F 05, 06, 08 Real Analysis: Modern Techniques and Their Applications G. Folland Wiley
Course: 325
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S 07, 08 A Course in Functional Analysis J. B. Conway Springer-Verlag
S 06, 07 Real and Functional Analysis S. Lang Springer-Verlag
S 09 Essential Results of Functional Analysis R. Zimmer U. Chicago Press
S 09 Functional Analysis W. Rudin McGraw Hill
S 09 Functional Analysis, an Introduction W. Milman American Math Society
Course: 350
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F 05 Algebra M. Artin Prentice Hall
F 06 Undergraduate Algebra S. Lang Springer-Verlag
F 07, 08 Abstract Algebra D. Dummit & R. Foote Wiley
Course: 354
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S 06 Elementary Number Theory J. K. Strayer Waveland Press
S 07 An Introduction to the Theory of Numbers I. Niven, H. Zuckerman, H. Montegomery Wiley
Course: 370
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S 06, 07, 09 Galois Theory I. Stewart CRC
S 08 Galois Theory D. Cox Wiley
Course: 380
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F 05 Algebra S. Lang Springer-Verlag
F 07 An Introduction to Homological Algebra C. Weibel Cambridge University Press
F 07 Introduction to Commutative Algebra M. Atiyah and I. Macdonald Addison Wesley
Course: 381
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S 06 Introduction to Commutative Algebra M. Atiyah and I. Macdonald Addison Wesley
S 07, 08, 09 Algebra S. Lang Springer-Verlag
Course: 400
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F 07 Mathematical Methods of Classical Mechanics V. Arnold Springer-Verlag
Course: 430
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S 08 Topology J. Munkres Prentice Hall
Course: 435
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S 06, 07 Differential Geometry of Curves and Surfaces M. DoCarmo Prentice Hall
S 09 Elementary Topics in Differential Geometry J. Thorpe Springer-Verlag
Course: 440
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F 08 Algebraic Geometry, A First Course J. Harris Springer-Verlag