Top critical review
3 people found this helpful
Complete waste of Money
on 8 April 2014
This is not a technical book. It is written in a consistently patronising manner; i.e. each "section" is delivered as
So, in that vein ...
You want a book contains information about R Graphics
Do not buy R Graphics Cookbook
The opening sentence of Chapter 1 starts "This chapter contains the basics: installing ans using packages ....."
The reason for this is that every (well, a good majority) so-called solution to a problem starts with the code
Therefore, you need to get the author's software to use his book. That's a new approach to making a book unusable on a train/ plane/ bus/ ... Why buy the book?
There are a couple of glaring omissions from the book
1) how to give it zero stars (rather than the minimum allowable 1)
2) how to get a refund.