The visual display of quantitative information, Volume 914

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Graphics Press, 1983 - Business & Economics - 197 pages
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A modern classic. Tufte teaches the fundamentals of graphics, charts, maps and tables. "A visual Strunk and White" (The Boston Globe). Includes 250 delightfullly entertaining illustrations, all beautifully printed.

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A must own for data visualization junkies. - Goodreads
We so underuse/misuse graphics. - Goodreads
very lovely and classic book on information graphics. - Goodreads
I was also struck by the quality of the book's prose. - Goodreads
If I'm to summarize his advice it's "draw less". - Goodreads
A classic in design writing. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Adam Zerner - Goodreads

- It's annoying how often the graph and the text commenting on the graph are on different pages. - There's a big focus on developing the history of how design has evolved in the beginning. I'm not ... Read full review

Review: The Visual Display of Quantitative Information

User Review  - Cindy - Goodreads

Readability isn't as high as you would think - it's not like a textbook, but feels very high-brow/classy/cigar-in-mouth kind of way. It has a very high production value with very valid points. I ... Read full review

Contents

GRAPHICAL PRACTICE
11
Graphical Excellence
13
Graphical Integrity
53
Copyright

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