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Review: Visual Explanations: Images and Quantities, Evidence and Narrative

User Review  - Ess Khan - Goodreads

A visual treat! Beautiful illustrations and great notes to go with them. A great introduction to visual design and graphic communication Read full review

Review: Visual Explanations: Images and Quantities, Evidence and Narrative

User Review  - Joe - Goodreads

More of a graphics design book than a data visualization book like Visual Display of Quantitative Information. It didn't relate to my interests as much, but it's still a gorgeous book and an interesting read. Read full review

Review: Visual Explanations: Images and Quantities, Evidence and Narrative

User Review  - Roger Williams - Goodreads

This is a very good book in excellent packaging. Like Tufte's other books, this is a book as suitable for display as it is for reading. The focus of the book is on how to present information in a ... Read full review

Review: Visual Explanations: Images and Quantities, Evidence and Narrative

User Review  - Brian - Goodreads

(3.0) A few interesting insights, but he doesn't always practice what he preaches The layout of his pages are often distracting, images all over the place, footnotes taking such a prominent place ... Read full review

Review: Visual Explanations: Images and Quantities, Evidence and Narrative

User Review  - Jimmacc - Goodreads

So many great examples of visualizing data. Eye opening Read full review

Review: Visual Explanations: Images and Quantities, Evidence and Narrative

User Review  - Christina Plaut - Goodreads

Three and a half stars. The comparisons of the data presentation of Broad Streep Pump cholera epidemic and the Challenger explosion were fascination, but the rest of the book just didn't stand up to his other writings. Read full review

Review: Visual Explanations: Images and Quantities, Evidence and Narrative

User Review  - Francesca - Goodreads

Good design saves lives. I tell people about Tufte's redesign of the Challenger disaster data to describe the highest purpose of graphic design. Tell it to those who say, "Make it look pretty." The ... Read full review

Review: Visual Explanations: Images and Quantities, Evidence and Narrative

User Review  - Amy - Goodreads

Wonderful, visual reminders by one of the world's foremost experts that the information we have to share needs to be explained in relevant and high-impact ways. Read full review

Review: Visual Explanations: Images and Quantities, Evidence and Narrative

User Review  - Terry - Goodreads

I took one of his seminars & bought the rest of his books. Not so much 'How to' as 'What to'. These are all excellent books for anyone working in data analysis because presenting results is an ... Read full review

Review: Visual Explanations: Images and Quantities, Evidence and Narrative

User Review  - Chris - Goodreads

I enjoy Tufte for the most part, but didn't find this one as interesting as some of his other books. It goes through visual explanation, some magic tricks and historic perspectives that explain Visual Explanation. There are some great charts on weather related interpretations that stuck with me. Read full review


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