Mathematics for the Nonmathematician, by Morris Kline. This guy understood real applications - as in, real-world applications. He was also an excellent expositor. Plus, the book is published by Dover, so it's inexpensive. I doubt you could do better.
Mathematics for the Nonmathematician, by Morris Kline. This guy understood real applications - as in, real-world applications. He was also an excellent expositor. Plus, the book is published by Dover, so it's inexpensive. I doubt you could do better.