The Essential R Reference
By Mark Gardener
Publisher: Wiley
Final Release Date: November 2012
Pages: 576

Here's the ultimate dictionary, glossary,and thesaurus for the R language

The cross-platform, open source language R provides powerful tools for data analysis and reporting, but its complexities can be a bit daunting. To use the built-in help system, you must know the command names — the vocabulary and grammar of R. This book contains more than 400 command names arranged by topic, with plenty of examples, related commands, and cross-references. It's the quintessential resource for R beginners and veterans alike.

You will find:

  • Commands grouped by theme, letting you search for one based on the task you wish to accomplish
  • Explanations showing what each command does
  • Commonly used parameters for each command
  • Examples and related commands
  • Cross-references for command names with multiple applications
  • Example datasets on the companion website
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      Alphabetic command reference is very usefull
      Examples and related commands "bursts" the learning process

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