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Recommended Books

On this page you will find recommended readings for Math Majors. The books were selected by faculty and graduate students in the Department of Mathematics and by tutors and staff of the Math Support Center. Use the ‘filter by’ option to narrow down the selection of books to just the topic you want to explore.

Please contact the Physics, Astronomy and Mathematics Librarian, Henrik Spoon, with corrections and title suggestions.

A concrete introduction to higher algebra

A concrete introduction to higher algebra (8705563)

A Course in Arithmetic

A Course in Arithmetic (12622912)

A First Course in Abstract Algebra

A First Course in Abstract Algebra (4519622)

A friendly introduction to number theory

A friendly introduction to number theory (3157707)

A singular mathematical promenade

A singular mathematical promenade

Algebraic curves: an introduction to algebraic geometry

Algebraic curves: an introduction to algebraic geometry (1601414)

Algebraic theory of numbers

Algebraic theory of numbers (11389345)

Amusements in Mathematics

Amusements in Mathematics (12129344)

An Imaginary Tale: The Story of i

An Imaginary Tale: The Story of i (9830275)

An introduction to the theory of numbers

An introduction to the theory of numbers (6378112)

Analysis by Its History

Analysis by Its History (12001424)

Archimedes' revenge: the joys and perils of mathematics

Archimedes' revenge: the joys and perils of mathematics (1536031)

Arithmetic

Arithmetic (10000288)

Basic language of mathematics

Basic language of mathematics (8692746)

Bridges to infinity: the human side of mathematics

Bridges to infinity: the human side of mathematics (898371)

Calculus gems: brief lives and memorable mathematics

Calculus gems: brief lives and memorable mathematics (13084791)

Calculus gems: brief lives and memorable mathematics

Calculus gems: brief lives and memorable mathematics (13084791)

Calculus with applications

Calculus with applications (8702359)

Chaos: making a new science

Chaos: making a new science (1573237)

Chaotic elections! a mathematician looks at voting

Chaotic elections! a mathematician looks at voting (3974855)

Computing the Continuous Discretely

Computing the Continuous Discretely (12253527)

Concrete mathematics: a foundation for computer science

Concrete mathematics: a foundation for computer science (2476293)

Disquisitiones Arithmeticae

Disquisitiones Arithmeticae (12474629)

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