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Accessible to non-mathematics professionals as well as college seniors and graduates, this text examines linear and nonlinear transformations; nonlinear algebraic and transcendental equations; nonlinear optimization; nonlinear programming and systems of inequalities; nonlinear ordinary differential euqations and much more. Exercises included. 1964 edition.
Reprint of the McGraw-Hill, Inc., New York, 1964 edition.
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