funny review by J. Laury "Zombie Killer" in Books, 2014-02-08
A Million Random Digits with 100,000 Normal Deviates
It always happens when you translate something into the vernacular. Something of the original intent or message gets lost. For the purists out there like myself, you're much better off purchasing A Million Random Digits with 100,000 Normal Deviates by RAND Corporation, Ed. 1 (Paperback - December 25, 1999) in the original Latin.
Tell me honestly, which paints more of a picture in your mind:
"4789" or "MMMMDCCLXXXIX" or how about "3762" or "MMMDCCLXII"?
If you're a purist who enjoys the... more