Yes, everyone loves the book - and so do I (see? I have given it 5 stars!). There is one little problem: this excellent book cannot replace the "real" mathematical books. Read morePublished on March 12 2002 by Jaroslaw Piskorski
In the world of science literature, physics and mathematics in particular, there exist a few outstanding works, illuminating the horizon like a pilot light in the dark. Read morePublished on Jan. 19 2002 by Robert Gloor
It hit me today that I need my Boas.
I need to review some linear algebra, and was browsing for some sort of cheapo Dover book, when I remembered that I have Boas at my... Read more
One of the most elegant texts I have ever learned from and have myself used. Mary Boas is simply the best in explaining and presenting examples of ODEs, PDEs, Fourier Series,... Read morePublished on July 18 2001 by Dr. R. Vento