It Could Be So Much Better

Linear algebra textbooks


On Twitter, I asked:

Sincere question: do any of you have a linear algebra introductory text that you really liked?

(Man, this blog is just going to rocket to the top of the charts, I can tell.)

Here’s what people mentioned:

Prices are from Powell’s Books, for comparison. Powell’s prices aren’t the lowest, but I consider the physical bookstore (and especially the technical bookstore, oh my goodness) a substantial side benefit, so I try to buy from them anyway. But, wow, tutelage on the fundamental truths of the universe is not cheap. However much I love bookstores, I think I might like open-sourced textbooks even more…