Elementary Calculus: An Approach Using Infinitesimals
by H. Jerome Keisler
Publisher: Bodgen & Quigley 2012
Number of pages: 992
This is a calculus textbook at the college Freshman level based on Abraham Robinson's infinitesimals, which date from 1960. Robinson's modern infinitesimal approach puts the intuitive ideas of the founders of the calculus on a mathematically sound footing, and is easier for beginners to understand than the more common approach via limits.
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by Arthur Sullivan Gale, Charles William Watkeys - H. Holt & Co.
This book presents the elementary functions; algebraic and transcendental, and their applications to problems arising in various fields of knowledge. The treatment is confined to functions of one variable, with incidental exceptions ...
by Viktor Blasjo - Intellectual Mathematics
A concise textbook covering precalculus through vector calculus and differential equations using informal infinitesimal reasoning. Always gives the most illuminating proofs possible, while standard books obscure key ideas under pedantic formalism.
by John M. Erdman - Portland State University
A textbook for majors in mathematics and physical sciences, it concentrates on concepts and proofs. It is intended for students who have completed a standard introductory calculus sequence and who wish to know where all those formulas come from.
by H. Jerome Keisler - University of Wisconsin
This monograph is a companion to 'Elementary Calculus'. It can be used as a quick introduction to the infinitesimal approach to calculus for mathematicians, as background material for instructors, or as a text for an undergraduate seminar.