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Fundamentals of Matrix Algebra (Hartman)

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    This text deals with matrix algebra, as opposed to linear algebra. Without arguing semantics, I view matrix algebra as a subset of linear algebra, focused primarily on basic concepts and solution techniques. There is little formal development of theory and abstract concepts are avoided. This is akin to the master carpenter teaching his apprentice how to use a hammer, saw and plane before teaching how to make a cabinet.


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