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R Graphics, 2nd Edition by Paul Murrell

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Preface

R is a popular open source software tool for statistical analysis and graphics. This book focuses on the very powerful graphics facilities that R provides for the production of publication-quality diagrams and plots.

What this book is about

This book describes the graphics system in R. The first chapter provides an overview of the R graphics facilities. There are several figures that demonstrate the variety and complexity of plots and diagrams that can be produced using R and there is a description of the overall organization of the R graphics facilities, so that the user has some idea of where to find a function for a particular purpose.

The most important feature of the R graphics setup is the existence of two distinct graphics systems ...

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