Classical electrodynamicsThis edition refines and improves the first edition. It treats the present experimental limits on the mass of photon and the status of linear superposition, and introduces many other innovations. 
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Text is quite readable and appropriate for a firstyear graduate text in physics. A "bible" I return to again and again.
Thinking back, I recall struggling over some sections for which I was not adequately prepared, including timedependent EM fields. That aside, this was the text for my most favorite class in grad school.
If you are a fan of transformational solutions to differential equations then this is the text for you. Here is where I really learned about Fourier and other special function transformations as well as solving diffeq problems in special coordinate systems. I did very well in quantum mechanics thanks to this text.
I fear that students today may not have the same preparation that was common 30 years ago. Back then, expectations were different. In particular, this text is hardly aware of computational problem solving. It is focused on analytics.
Review: Classical Electrodynamics
User Review  Richard Lambour  GoodreadsStandard textbook in graduate electrodynamics  boot camp for first year students. Actually a course in mathematical physics more than electromagnetism, many different mathematical techniques are ... Read full review
Contents
Introduction and Survey  1 
Introduction to Electrostatics  27 
BoundaryValue Problems  54 
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