Top 14 R books mentioned on Hacker News


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1. Doing Bayesian Data Analysis, Second Edition: A Tutorial with R, JAGS, and Stan


2. An Introduction to Statistical Learning: with Applications in R (Springer Texts in Statistics)


3. R Graph Cookbook


4. Statistics: An Introduction using R


5. The Art of R Programming: A Tour of Statistical Software Design


6. R Graphics Cookbook


7. Advanced R (Chapman & Hall/CRC The R Series)


8. Hands-On Programming with R


9. R in a Nutshell


10. Data Manipulation with R (Use R!)


11. Analyzing Baseball Data with R (Chapman & Hall/CRC The R Series)


12. Doing Bayesian Data Analysis: A Tutorial with R and BUGS


13. Software for Data Analysis: Programming with R (Statistics and Computing)


14. Exploring Everyday Things with R and Ruby: Learning About Everyday Things



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