Reference [2] provides a colorful introduction to some of the earliest developments in probability theory. References [3, 4], and [7] are all excellent introductory texts in modern probability theory. Reference [5] is the definitive work that established the axiomatic foundation of modern mathe- matical probability theory. Reference [6] is a nonmathematical introduction to probability theory and its applications, written by one of the greatest mathematicians of the eighteenth century.

[1] L. Breiman, “Probability,” Addison-Wesley, Reading, Massachusetts, 1968.

[2] F.N. David, “Games, Gods, and Gambling,” Hafner, New York, 1962.

[3] W. Feller, “An Introduction to Probability Theory and Its Applications,” Vol. I, John Wiley, New York, 1957.

[4] B.V. Gnedenko, “Theory of Probability,” Chelsea, New York, 1962.

[5] A.N. Kolmogorov, “Foundations of the Theory of Probability,” Chelsea, New York, 1956. [6] Marquis de Laplace, “A Philosophical Essay on Probabilities,” 1825 (English Translation), Dover, New York, 1951.

[7] S. Ross, “A First Course in Probability,” Eighth Edition, Prentice Hall, New Jersey, 2010.