This title has sold over 70,000 copies through 4 previous editions - a clear leader in the field! This best-selling textbook provides in one handy volume the essential mathematical tools and techniques used to solve problems in physics. An essential textbook for all serious undergraduate students of physics.
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More that 90,000 copies sold!From the Back Cover:
Mathematical Methods for Physicists serves as both textbook and/or useful reference work. This world renowned and well respected title provides in one handy volume the essential mathematical tools and techniques used to solve problems in physics and engineering. It is a vital addition to the bookshelf of any serious student of physics and or research professional in the field. The authors have put considerable effort into revamping this new edition.
* More advanced sections, including differential forms and the elegant forms of Maxwell's equations
* A new chapter on Probability and Statistics
* More elementary sections have been deleted
"As to a comparison with other books of the same ilk, well, in all honesty, there are none. No other text on methods of mathematical physics is as comprehensive and as complete..."
-Tristan Hubsch, Howard University
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Book Description Academic Press Inc, 2001. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used; Good. Bookseller Inventory # 2084478
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