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Published: 1954

Author: Darrell Huff

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Size: 144 Pages

ISBN: 0393310728

How to Lie with Statistics

Long before Freakonomic, Darrell Huff did for statistics what Levitt and Dubner did for economics. How to Lie with Statistics is short, sweet, and illustrated. It is also incredibly honest and revealing. Years before the era of TV marketing and advertising, Huff exposed the tricks of the statistical trade. Other great books have followed in the last few years, but start here.

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