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Hardcover | Out of Print | March 1961 | ISBN: 9780262060011
Paperback | $44.00 X | £32.95 | March 1961 | ISBN: 9780262561693
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A Statistical Theory of Communication


A basic text on the theoretical foundations of information theory, for graduate students and engineers interested in electrical communications and for others seeking a general introduction to the field, with some important new material on tilting probability distributions and coding for discrete channels.


“"A joy to read... deserves a long life." Quarterly of Applied Mathematics
“"Authoritative and extremely detailed... a very welcome addition to the literature on information theory." IRE Transactions on Information Theory.