[R] will book on S plus help understanding R ?
bates at stat.wisc.edu
Thu Mar 25 00:11:50 CET 1999
>>>>> "BDR" == Prof Brian D Ripley <ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk> writes:
BDR> On Tue, 23 Mar 1999, Josef Bohart wrote:
>> Was wondering if any body would know if the book "Programming
>> with Data" a guide to S language could be used as a guide to
>> working with the R language.
>> Comments, suggestions, a book review is welcomed.
BDR> On the other hand, I think most books about S-PLUS 3.x would
BDR> help in understanding R. One in particular has on-line
BDR> material to assist its use with R.
Brian is too modest to mention explicitly that it is his book with
Bill Venables, "Modern Applied Statistics with S-PLUS", that he has in
for more information.
Their book is widely regarded as the best introduction to S-PLUS and
related languages. Especially when supplemented with their "R
Complements" document, available from the above-mentioned web site, it
provides an excellent tutorial introduction to R.
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