FLOSS for Science Books August 2011

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The following FLOSS for science related books were released during the month of August 2011. All books are R related, but this is not intentional. The R project seems to have a very active community of writers and publishers. After reading this post, and if you are interested in R, you can jump to Bestselling books on learning R. You can also browse a growing catalog of books that you can acquire through Amazon: FLOSS for Science Bookstore.

If I missed relevant books releases, please notify me through the comments.

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The R Primer

The R Primer provides a collection of concise examples and solutions to R problems frequently encountered by new users of this statistical software.

 

R in Action

R in Action is a language tutorial focused on practical problems. It presents useful statistics examples and includes elegant methods for handling messy, incomplete, and non-normal data that are difficult to analyze using traditional methods.

 

R Reference Manual – Volume 1 – Base Package – for R version 2.13

This is a printed edition of the reference documentation for R (version 2.13.x), a powerful free environment for statistical computing and graphics. This is the first volume which covers the core functions of the base package.

 

R Reference Manual – Volume 2 – Graphics – for R version 2.13

This is a printed edition of the reference documentation for R (version 2.13.x), a powerful free environment for statistical computing and graphics. This is the second volume which covers the graphics commands.

 

R Reference Manual – Volume 3 – Statistics – for R version 2.13

This is a printed edition of the reference documentation for R (version 2.13.x), a powerful free environment for statistical computing and graphics. This is the third volume which covers the statistical functions of R.

 

R Reference Manual – Volume 4 – Methods and Tools – for R version 2.13

This is a printed edition of the reference documentation for R (version 2.13.x), a powerful free environment for statistical computing and graphics. This is the fourth volume which covers the methods, tools and utilities packages.

 

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