Media praise for R in a Nutshell
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"...if you have any projects that involve processing large amounts of data and using statistics to turn it into useful information, this is definitely a valuable resource. "
-- , The Open Pitt, Issue 41, June 2010
"This book is a superb introduction to the tool, but it also serves the function of handy desktop companion for exploring further."
-- , randomosity
"I am pleased to report that Adler has risen to the challenge of the highly-regarded Nutshell franchise. As is traditional for the series, this title mixes introduction, tutorial, and reference material in a style that is well suited to a reader who already has a background in programming, but is a new or occasional user of R...As a long-time OReilly reader, I see Joseph Adlers R in a Nutshell as a welcome addition to the menagerie."
-- , Sliding up the banister
"The book deserves the strongest recommendation as a comprehensive resource for learning R and more importantly, as a highly practical guide on how to conduct data analysis professionally."
-- , Journal of Statistical Software, August 2010, Volume 36, Book Review 2
"Very comprehensive and very useful... [I]t has become my go-to reference for anything I need to do in R."
-- , Hampshire Linux User Group