Practical Linear Algebra
A Geometry Toolbox, Second edition

by Gerald Farin & Dianne Hansford

published by A K Peters, Ltd., January 2005
384 pages, ISBN: 1-56881-234-5

Third edition available 20 August 2013

Teaching Materials & Downloads

Download Comments
Table of Contents & Index PDF file
Data sets-- zip Data sets referenced in text
PLA Figures -- postscript
Zip file (3MB) of all Figures found in PLA in their original postscript format.
File FigureReferenceChart.pdf in this zip file references filenames to figure numbers.
PLA Figures -- jpeg Zip file (4MB) of all Figures found in PLA as jpeg files.
File FigureReferenceChart.pdf in this zip file references filenames to figure numbers.
PLA Sketches -- jpeg Zip file (3.5MB) of all Sketches found in PLA as jpeg files.
File SketchReferenceChart.pdf in this zip file references filenames to sketch numbers.

Instructor's Materials

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