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    Hey guys, was looking to buy some a-level textbooks for reference after finishing my exams (and possibly to study further - M3 & 4, etc.), but a quick survey of amazon brings the 12 OCR books I would need in at £119.09 ... mostly second hand.
    I considered looking elsewhere, for example at "Understanding Pure Mathematics" by Sadler & Thorning, which I know to be very good, but when bought with its stats and mechanics counterparts that still comes to £80, and still is missing A-level material and anything on discrete maths. Anyone got any tips for me? Or better still books they have to sell? Cheers. :eek3:
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    best to use OCR endorsed books. this way you will not have to be woried about what is in syllabus and what is not
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    (Original post by kosy91)
    best to use OCR endorsed books. this way you will not have to be woried about what is in syllabus and what is not
    Cheers for the quick response, but I feel I may have worded my problem poorly. The school is letting us use the OCR books (subject to a deposit, typically :rolleyes:) through the A-level course, I merely wanted some textbooks to cover all (or some) of these modules for reference after finishing my a-levels. So using the correct ones is not an issue, so long as they're not totally different/there is a load of detail missing.
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    so you want the book as a reference material for further reading?

    oh ok...so i think you may try the mechanics books by letts...they cover the spcifications of all the boards
 
 
 
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