Brian S. Thomson

Professor Emeritus

Simon Fraser University

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Latest news

Sept 2007: Our Real Analysis textbooks now available for free download. 

April 2008:  Over 13,000 downloads of our textbooks to date.

April 2008: TBB is now available as a trade paperback.

Real Links:


  • D.R.I.P. [Dump the Riemann Integral Project].

  • RESOURCES for a DRIP program.


  • Handbook of Analysis and its Foundations.

  • Editorial boards:  

  • Real Analysis Exchange (1993– )
  • Journal of Mathematical Analysis and Applications (1993– )


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    [BBT]    Real Analysis,
    Andrew M. Bruckner, Judith B. Bruckner, Brian S. Thomson. Prentice-Hall, 1997, xiv 713 pp. [ISBN 0-13-458886-X]

    Second Edition available free for download from   This is a hypertexted PDF file useful for studying on screen.     In Summer 2008 we expect to have an inexpensive trade paperback version available at and on CreateSpace.

    [TBB]    Elementary Real Analysis,
    Brian S. Thomson, Judith B. Bruckner, Andrew M. Bruckner.
    Prentice-Hall, 2001, xv 735 pp. [ISBN 0-13-019075-61]

    Second Edition available free for download from

    Trade paperback copies are now available on and on CreateSpace .

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