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Linear Algebra books

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zodiacbrave
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Jun18-08, 02:38 AM
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I was wondering if anyone could recommend some Linear Algebra books?


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Jun18-08, 11:21 PM
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Well many people on these forums, including myself, like to recommend "Linear Algebra Done Right" by Axler, although it might not be appropriate for a first exposure to linear algebra. I cannot recommend any others, as I have never had another good linear algebra text.
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Jun19-08, 02:01 AM
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Use search, this has been posted atleast 50 thousand times.

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Jun20-08, 09:40 PM
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Linear Algebra books

i recommend shilov, good and cheap. also sharipov, free and good.
ice109
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Jun21-08, 01:34 AM
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hoffman and kunze
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Jun21-08, 03:23 PM
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Shilov is very good.
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Jun21-08, 03:25 PM
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Linear Algebra Done Right by Axler
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Jul28-08, 05:23 PM
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I really like "Linear Algebra Demystified". Even though the Demystified series is usually a bunch of crap, and with terrible editing and proofreading to boot, this book was actually pretty good. He even covers Linear Algebra with complex numbers. "Linear Algebra: An Introduction" by Bronson is good too.
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Jul29-08, 01:56 PM
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Try Halmos' Vector Spaces (or something close to that)


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