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Best books in respective fields

  1. Mar 27, 2008 #1
    Hi all,

    I was just wondering what everyone thought the best books were for example, for algebra, relativity, calculus, mechanics, general physics and so on.

    Basicaly which book can teach you a field of learning with most understanding.


    PS for me for example, a general physics book that I found rather comprehensive is serways physics for scientists and engineers, not sure about understanding though...
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  3. Mar 27, 2008 #2
    Algebra: Hungerford
    Relativity: Wald
    Calculus: Spivak
    Mechanics: Arnold
  4. Apr 10, 2008 #3
    For Algebra and Calculus use Engineering Mathematics Through Applications, it has complete solutions to all the problems online.
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