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I would greatly appreciate your help in the following matter:

I am a Physics Engineering student, just finishing 1st year and I've recently decided to change to Theoretical Physics with a minor in Mathematics, yet I think I am not quite prepared for this course, thus I am holding university on "standby" for a year (plus financial reasons).

What I need from you is guidance on a study plan that will prepare me for this course!

I was thinking I would restudy some of the classes I took in a more mathematical way cause I am really interested to go deeper in mathematics, although the main point is preparing myself for theoretical physics.

So far I thought I would try the following textbooks:

Linear Algebra Done Right by Axler

Calculus by Michael Spivak

An Introduction to Mechanics by Kleppner and Kolenkow

Which topics should I consider studying? (I would appreciate any textbook recommendations or critics on the ones above)

I also need an Electromagnetism textbook since the course Im transfering to had this covered in the 1st year.

Thanks in advance!

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