Linear Algebra, Third Edition: Algorithms, Applications, and Techniques

4.4 avg rating
( 5 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780123914200: Linear Algebra, Third Edition: Algorithms, Applications, and Techniques

In this appealing and well-written text, Richard Bronson starts with the concrete and computational, and leads the reader to a choice of major applications. The first three chapters address the basics: matrices, vector spaces, and linear transformations. The next three cover eigenvalues, Euclidean inner products, and Jordan canonical forms, offering possibilities that can be tailored to the instructor's taste and to the length of the course. Bronson's approach to computation is modern and algorithmic, and his theory is clean and straightforward. Throughout, the views of the theory presented are broad and balanced and key material is highlighted in the text and summarized at the end of each chapter. The book also includes ample exercises with answers and hints.

Prerequisite: One year of calculus is recommended.

  • Introduces deductive reasoning and helps the reader develop a facility with mathematical proofs
  • Provides a balanced approach to computation and theory by offering computational algorithms for finding eigenvalues and eigenvectors
  • Offers excellent exercise sets, ranging from drill to theoretical/challeging along with useful and interesting applications not found in other introductory linear algebra texts

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Review:

“...presents linear algebra in an accessible and rigorous manner...This is a well-organized textbook that intends to aid a student as much as possible. It strikes me as an excellent book for a first linear algebra course that students would likely also find useful as a reference as they advance through the mathematics curriculum. --MMA.org, July 09, 2014

"In this appealing and well-written text, Richard Bronson starts with the concrete and computational, and leads the reader to a choice of major applications...Bronson's approach to computation is modern and algorithmic, and his theory is clean and straightforward...The book also includes ample exercises with answers and hints."--Zentralblatt MATH, 1278.15001 "The quality of the exercises is better than that of Anton. Bronson's exercises seem more original and less trivial. While he does have routine drill problems his non-routine problems require the student to either extend the student's knowledge base or fill in a portion of a proof."--Renee Britt, Louisiana State University "I appreciate the slow increase in the progression of difficulty with proofs... I regard the exposition as superior. Prof. Bronson's text is the best example I've ever seen of motivating definitions in linear algebra, right from the very first page... Bronson incorporates the application first, thus motivating the definition, going from concrete to abstract, instead of the reverse."--Michael Ecker, The Pennsylvania State University

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

International Edition
International Edition

1.

Bronson, Richard; Costa, Gabriel B.; Saccoman, John T.
Published by Academic Press
ISBN 10: 0123914205 ISBN 13: 9780123914200
New Softcover Quantity Available: 10
International Edition
Seller:
Sunshine Book Store
(Wilmington, DE, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Academic Press. Book Condition: New. 0123914205 This is an International Edition. Brand New, Paperback, Delivery within 6-14 business days, Similar Contents as U.S Edition, ISBN and Cover design may differ, printed in Black & White. Choose Expedited shipping for delivery within 3-8 business days. We do not ship to PO Box, APO , FPO Address. In some instances, subjects such as Management, Accounting, Finance may have different end chapter case studies and exercises. International Edition Textbooks may bear a label "Not for sale in the U.S. or Canada" and "Content may different from U.S. Edition" - printed only to discourage U.S. students from obtaining an affordable copy. The U.S. Supreme Court has asserted your right to purchase international editions, and ruled on this issue. Access code/CD is not provided with these editions , unless specified. We may ship the books from multiple warehouses across the globe, including India depending upon the availability of inventory storage. Customer satisfaction guaranteed. Bookseller Inventory # HU_9780123914200

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
13.80
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds
International Edition
International Edition

2.

Bronson, Richard; Costa, Gabriel B.; Saccoman, John T.
Published by Academic Press
ISBN 10: 0123914205 ISBN 13: 9780123914200
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 10
International Edition
Seller:
WFL
(Holtsville, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Academic Press. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0123914205 New ,International edition , softcover ,Same text as US edition , ISBN /Cover may be different , Ready to ship, 5-8 business days worldwide delivery. Bookseller Inventory # INFFGM178

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
10.34
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.49
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds
International Edition
International Edition

3.

Bronson Saccoman
ISBN 10: 0123914205 ISBN 13: 9780123914200
New Soft cover Quantity Available: > 20
International Edition
Seller:
LOW COST_FAST SHIP
(Scottsdale, AZ, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Soft cover. Book Condition: New. NEW - International Edition - ISBN 9789351071792 - Same Contents as in US edition - in english - 3ed - - SHRINKwrapped BOXpacked - Printed in Asia - Cover image is different from US edition - There is no CD or Access Code, unless specified above - Ships from various locations - Expedited 2 to 4 day Delivery option available -Standard shipping takes 5 to 10 business days - Tracking number is emailed for every order -You get same study contents at a fraction of US edition cost - Save Hard earned money. Bookseller Inventory # AK1

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
9.43
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 4.54
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds
International Edition
International Edition

4.

Bronson, Richard; Costa, Gabriel B.; Saccoman, John T.
Published by Academic Press
ISBN 10: 0123914205 ISBN 13: 9780123914200
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 5
International Edition
Seller:
Book Arsenal
(Delhi, DELHI, India)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Academic Press. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0123914205 We ship from India. PAPERBACK INTERNATIONAL EDITION Brand New Copy. The ISBN-13 or Cover might be different but content is extactly same. We deliver in 5 - 9 days and actively resolve customer issues. Bookseller Inventory # 0123914205-ABAB

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
15.13
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From India to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds
International Edition
International Edition

5.

Bronson
ISBN 10: 0123914205 ISBN 13: 9780123914200
New Softcover Quantity Available: 5
International Edition
Seller:
bookscollection
(Delhi, DELHI, India)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: Brand New. PAPERBACK,Book Condition New, International Edition. We Do not Ship APO FPO AND PO BOX. Cover Image & ISBN may be different from US edition but contents as US Edition. Printing in English language.NO CD AND ACCESS CODE. Quick delivery by USPS/UPS/DHL/FEDEX/ARAMEX ,Customer satisfaction guaranteed. We may ship the books from Asian regions for inventory purpose. Bookseller Inventory # ABEADH*##442

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
12.16
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.12
From India to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds
International Edition
International Edition

6.

Richard Bronson; Gabriel B. Costa; John T. Saccoman
ISBN 10: 0123914205 ISBN 13: 9780123914200
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
International Edition
Seller:
Bookstore99
(Wilmington, DE, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: NEW. This is an International Edition. Brand New Paperback- Same Title Author and Edition as listed. ISBN and Cover design differs. Similar Contents as U.S Edition. Delivery within 3-7 business days ACROSS THE GLOBE. We can ship to PO Box address in US. International Edition Textbooks may bear a label "Not for sale in the U.S. or Canada" or "For sale in Asia only" or similar restrictions- printed only to discourage students from obtaining an affordable copy. US Court has asserted your right to buy and use International edition. Access code/CD may not provided with these editions. We may ship the books from multiple warehouses across the globe including Asia depending upon the availability of inventory. Printed in English. Customer satisfaction guaranteed. Choose expedited shipping for Express delivery. Tracking number provided for every order. Bookseller Inventory # RU_9780123914200

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
13.80
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.27
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds
International Edition
International Edition

7.

Bronson
Published by Elsevier India
ISBN 10: 0123914205 ISBN 13: 9780123914200
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
International Edition
Seller:
Campustexxts
(Vicksburg, MI, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Elsevier India. Paperback. Book Condition: New. International Edition. Very fast shipping. Receive your book in 2-7 business days if you checkout with expedited shipping. We take pride in our customer service, please contact us if you have any questions regarding the listing. Bookseller Inventory # in-us-9780123914200

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
13.59
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.65
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds
International Edition
International Edition

8.

Richard Bronson , Gabriel B. Costa , John T. Saccoman
ISBN 10: 0123914205 ISBN 13: 9780123914200
New Paperback Quantity Available: 5
International Edition
Seller:
PRIORITY BOOKS
(Springfield, VA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: New. Softcover Book, New Condition, Fast Shipping. Ready in Stock. 3rd Edition. [Please Read Carefully Before Buying], This Is An International Edition. Printed In Black and White. 536 Pages, Book Cover And ISBN No May Be Different From US Edition. Restricted Sales Disclaimer Wordings Not For Sales In USA And Canada May Be Printed On The Cover Of The Book. Standard Shipping 7-14 Business Days. Expedited Shiping 4-8 Business Days. ***WE DO NOT ENTERTAIN BULK ORDERS.*** The Books May Be Ship From Overseas For Inventory Purpose. Bookseller Inventory # 410094

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
14.44
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.03
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds
International Edition
International Edition

9.

Richard Bronson , Gabriel B. Costa , John T. Saccoman
ISBN 10: 0123914205 ISBN 13: 9780123914200
New Paperback Quantity Available: 2
International Edition
Seller:
ZerichSpace
(Antioch, CA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: New. New condition. Softcover book, 3rd Edition. (Read Description Before Buying), This is an international Edition. Black and White Book. ISBN or covers May Be Different From US Edition. Book may have Restricted Sales Disclaimer Wordings printed on cover. Books May Be Shipped From Overseas as per stock status. Bookseller Inventory # 759881

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
14.46
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.03
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds
International Edition
International Edition

10.

Richard Bronson , Gabriel B. Costa , John T. Saccoman
ISBN 10: 0123914205 ISBN 13: 9780123914200
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
International Edition
Seller:
Nick Book House
(Fresno, CA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: New. New, Softcover International Edition, Printed in Black and White, Only USPS Media mail Shipping ONLY, Different ISBN, Same Content As US edition, Book Cover may be Different, in English Language. Bookseller Inventory # 26844

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
14.49
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.03
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book