The Theory That Would Not Die: How Bayes' Rule Cracked the Enigma Code, Hunted Down Russian Submarines, and Emerged Triumphant from Two Centuries of Controversy
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The Theory That Would Not Die: How Bayes' Rule Cracked the Enigma Code, Hunted Down Russian Submarines, and Emerged Triumphant from Two Centuries of Controversy Audible Audiobook – Unabridged

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Listening Length 11 hours and 51 minutes
Author Sharon Bertsch McGrayne
Narrator Laural Merlington
Whispersync for Voice Ready
Audible.com.au Release Date 30 March 2012
Publisher Tantor Audio
Program Type Audiobook
Version Unabridged
Language English
ASIN B00NWQ8Q7I
Best Sellers Rank 25,739 in Audible Books & Originals (See Top 100 in Audible Books & Originals)
23 in Mathematics (Audible Books & Originals)
38 in History of Science (Audible Books & Originals)
38 in History of Mathematics

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Seafordian
5.0 out of 5 stars A wellwritten account for the non-specialist reader
Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 18 July 2011
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Conall Boyle
3.0 out of 5 stars Oh Dear! More unbounded enthusaism for Bayes
Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 23 June 2013
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Matthew Leitch
5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent book filling an important gap
Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 3 February 2013
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Ralph
4.0 out of 5 stars Fascinating history/philosophy of applied statistics - but a little too light on mathematics for 5 stars
Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 28 June 2016
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K T
4.0 out of 5 stars An excellent history, virtually no mathematical content
Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 12 August 2012
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