Introduction
In 2001, I began retaking calculus to refresh my mathematics skills before taking courses in statistics; I also took a course in linear algrebra. These are the mathematics books I’ve accumulated. I provide a separate page for probability and statistics.
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Algebra & Trigonometry 6th Edition by Michael Sullivan 2002 Prentice Hall ISBN 0130914657 
This is a beautifully produced, fullcolor text that covers the following topics:

Calculus Concepts and Contexts 2nd Edition by James Stewart 2001 Brooks/Cole ISBN 1534377181 
This is another beautifully produced, fullcolor text. At Boston University, this text was used for a threesemester series in calculus. The text covers the following topics:

Differential Equations 2nd Edition by Paul Blanchard, Robert L. Devaney, and Glen R. Hall 2002 Brooks/Cole ISBN 0534385141 
This text provides a modern treatment of differential equations. In addition to covering the few differential equations that can be solved analytically, this book covers in detail qualitative and numerical techniques for attacking differential equations. The text is the product of the National Science Foundation Boston University Differential Equations Project. The text covers the following topics:
The text is printed in two colors, blue and black. 
Elementary Real and Complex Analysis
by Georgi El Shilov translated and edited by Richard A. Silverman 1973 Dover Publications, Inc. ISBN 0486689220 
This inexpensive text is aimed at undergraduates in math, science, and engineering. The chapters are:

Linear Algebra and Its Applications
3rd edition by David C. Lay 2003 Addison Wesley ISBN 0201709708 
This is a 21stcentury linear algebra book, full of theory and applications. The book begins with systems of linear equations and finishes with the singular value decomposition and principal component analysis. The applications, which are conveniently listed with page numbers on the inside of the front cover, include:
The book’s chapters are:
This is an excellent book. 
Matrices and Linear Algebra
2nd edition by Hans Schneider and George Phillip Barker 1973 Dover Publications, Inc. ISBN 0486660141 
This book covers the theory of linear algebra without applications. The chapters are:
