The book in this post is one of the best introductory books for Higher Mathematics and it has been written by two exceptionally talented people, namely, *Yakov B. Zeldovich* and *Issak M. Yaglom*. Just visit the wikipedia pages to see their achievements. If only all the outstanding people in their fields wrote books at popular level, we would be living in a different world. The complete title of the book reads *Higher Maths for Beginners (Mostly Engineers and Scientists)*.

This book is a joint attempt of a physicist and a mathematician to write an entirely new type of book for future scientists and engineers.

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The purpose of this book is to enable the future physicist (chemist, engineer etc.) to use higher mathematics in his or her work by mastering its methods without going into full logical substantiation of them, allowing the student to view mathematics as a section of natural sciences and to solve as many concrete problems as possible.

This book is intended for beginners, that is, for high-school students in the upper grades, students of trade schools and vocational schools, and students in the first years of college. We also have in mind anyone who by himself wishes to become better acquainted with higher mathematics, say, people who finished school some years ago

The book was translated from the Russian by *Eugene Yankovsky* and was first published by Mir in 1987.

You can get the book here.

All credits to the original uploader.

Update: Posted Internet Archive Link 03 December 2015

Contents

**Part 1. Elements of Higher Mathematics**

Chapter 1. Functions and Graphs

Chapter 2. What is a derivative?

Chapter 3. What is an integral?

Chapter 4. Calculation of derivatives

Chapter 5. Integration Techniques

Chapter 6. Series, Simple Differential Equations

Chapter 7. Investigation of Functions, Some Problems of Geometry

**Part 2. Higher Math Applied to Problems of Engineering and Physics**

Chapter 8. Radioactive Decay and Nuclear Fission

Chapter 9. Mechanics

Chapter 10. Oscillations

Chapter 11. The Thermal Motion of Molecules. The Distribution of Air Density in Atmosphere

Chapter 12. Absorption and Emission of Light. Lasers

Chapter 13. Electric Circuits and Oscillatory Phenomena In Them

**Part 3. Some Additional Topics**

Chapter 14. Complex Numbers

Chapter 15. Functions The Physicist Needs

Chapter 16. Dirac’s Remarkable Delta Functions

Chapter 17. Applying Functions of a Complex Variable and The Delta Functions

Conclusion: What Next

Selected Readings

Appendices

Hints, Answers and Solutions

Name Index

Subject Index

Please re up the science for everyone series.

well thanks for re-upping the books damtr

damitr,

when you will post new book of little mathematics library series.

Big Damitr!

Thanks!

😀

Thanks a lot. expects some more good titles on math with high school level if you have one.

I have same book but it is titled higher maths for beginners mostly scientists and engineers.

Correct! The complete title as I have mentioned in the post reads that.

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Would you upload the following books?

1. Problems in Elementary Physics, B. Bukhovtsa, V. Krivchenkov, G. Myakishev and V. Shalnov, MIR Publishers, (1971).

2. Senior Physics, Part – I, I.K. Kikoin and A.K. Kikoin, MIR Publishers (1987).

3. Senior Physics, Part – II, B. Bekhovtsev, MIR Publishers (1988).

4. Physics can be Fun, Y. Perelman, MIR Publishers (1986).

Thanks in advance

the link given for this book is not working.

http://s4.filecloud.io/ro8lqyi/4440424/Zeldovich-Yaglom-Higher-Mathematics.zip

it doesn’t begins downloading.

It works. Thank for your pubblications!

Can you do please a link with all books in a file?

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The link http://ifile.it/ro8lqyi is not working . In the file downloaded from 4shared.com ,the password given above is incorrect . Please either fix the link or provide the correct password . Thanks

@Tanya, I have updated the password. Please check.Sorry . But the password is still not working . Please download the file and see if it is working for you . Please fix it asap . Thank you .

4-shared link is http://www.4shared.com/rar/2JVCYDR5/Zeldch-Yagom-Higher-Math.html

Password, if required, for 4shared files: www(dot)mirtitles(dot)org

In the place of (dot) , type dot (.)

Hello Siddharth . Have you tried downloading the file from 4shared and open it with the password “www.mirtitles.org” ? I have downloaded the file but it just doesn’t open with the given password .

Please give it a try and check yourself.

Download link is http://filecloud.io/1hl6qzeb

@Tanya, I downloaded it now and checked. It works fine with password provided.If you are using winrar please check the show password option and cross checkThe link given by Siddharth has worked . Thank you very much . I regret any inconvenience I may have caused .

One more download link: http://filecloud.io/1hl6qzeb (No password required)

The file will open with a DJVU reader.

In case you don’t have one, you can download it from http://www.djvuviewer.com/

I hope this solves your problem.

Hello Siddharth . Have you tried downloading the file from 4shared and open it with the password “www.mirtitles.org” ? I have downloaded the file but it just doesn’t open with the given password .

Please give it a try and check yourself.

One more download link: http://filecloud.io/1hl6qzeb

(No password required)

The file will open with a DJVU reader.

In case you don’t have one, you can download it from http://www.djvuviewer.com/

I hope this solves your problem.

Thank you very much 🙂

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Searched this since eternity found now! thanks buddy!! 😀

Hi

Please, I need your help to download this book. When I tried to do it, I got the same message: “Fail to load PDF document”.

HELP

Thanks a lot

Please, I need your help.

I have not been able to download the PDF files of this book. I have gotten the same message: “Failed to load PDF document”

HELP…. How could I download this ebook?

Thanks a million

Use this link: http://www.4shared.com/rar/2JVCYDR5/Zeldch-Yagom-Higher-Math.html

Thanks a lot Oliver. Finally, I could download this book. It’s awesome.

Also cannot open the PDF 😦

Hi Oliver

I am sorry, but do you know where I could download the book: “Elementary Mathematics” by Dorofeev, Potapov and Rozov?

I will appreciate your help with this situation.

Hello!,

Can you please tell from where i can get English version pdf of

1)Ya.B. Zeldovich and AD Myshkis, “Elements of Applied Mathematics” (1972)

2)lectures on linear algebra I.M.gelfand

link not working 😦 Please help.

@adi, The link is already there. Try clicking “Here” to redirect to IA.