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Can anyone recommend a decent (read "not boring") book on statistics?

Something along the lines of "Naked Economics" for the stats realm ...




There's the Cartoon Guide to Statistics ( http://www.amazon.com/Cartoon-Guide-Statistics-Larry-Gonick/... ), which, despite its name, is pretty solid and comprehensive book on basics. And definitely not boring!


How to Lie with Statistics (http://www.amazon.com/How-Lie-Statistics-Darrell-Huff/dp/039...) is a short, enjoyable read. It doesn't tell you how to do statistics, but it gives some warning about common problems.


Also the manga guide to statistics http://nostarch.com/mg_statistics.htm




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