Chambers, J., Cleveland, W., Kleiner, B., and P. Tukey (1983), *Graphical Methods for Data Analysis*, Wadsworth & Brooks/Cole, Pacific Grove, CA. A very well-written presentation of graphical methods in statistics.

Freedman, D., Pisani, R., Purves R., and A. Adbikari (2007), *Statistics*, 4th ed., Norton, New York. An excellent introduction to statistical thinking, requiring minimal mathematical background.

Hoaglin, D., Mosteller, F., and J. Tukey (1983), *Understanding Robust and Exploratory Data Analysis*, John Wiley & Sons, New York. Good discussion and illustration of techniques such as stem-and-leaf displays and box plots.

Tanur, J., et al. (eds.) (1989), *Statistics: A Guide to the Unknown*, 3rd edition, Wadsworth & Brooks/Cole, Pacific Grove, CA. Contains a collection of short nonmathematical articles describing different applications of statistics.

Tukey, J. (1977), *Exploratory Data Analysis*, Addison-Wesley, Reading, MA. Introduces many new descriptive and analytical methods. Not extremely easy to read.

Hoel, P. G., Port, S. C., and C. J. Stone (1971), *Introduction to Probability Theory*, Houghton Mifflin, Boston. A well-written and comprehensive treatment of probability theory and the standard discrete and continuous distributions.

Olkin, I., Derman, C., and L. Gleser (1994), *Probability Models and Applications*, 2nd ed., Macmillan, New York. A comprehensive treatment of probability at a higher mathematical ...

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