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Review: The Visual Display of Quantitative Information

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  - Smitty - Goodreads

Tufte is a giant in the field, and has novel and profound insight on what makes charts work and how to make them better. The problem is he's often pedantic, smug, and self-congratulatory. He also ... Read full review

Review: The Visual Display of Quantitative Information

User Review  - Connie - Goodreads

Yes, this book is a classic, and yes, this book is recommended by nearly every brilliant graphics editors and data visualizers out there, but I yawned my way through this book. Perhaps it is because ... Read full review

Review: The Visual Display of Quantitative Information

User Review  - Nate Johnson - Goodreads

Disappointingly light on content, but introduces lovely vocabulary for criticizing people's crappy graphics! Read full review

Review: The Visual Display of Quantitative Information

User Review  - Christopher - Goodreads

A classic about communication. Something that should be read before attempting to do PowerPoint. Read full review

Review: The Visual Display of Quantitative Information

User Review  - Jay McNair - Goodreads

Not as amazing as Envisioning Information; in fact, many of the same examples and same thoughts were used here, so it felt almost like a reread for me. But still good. Read full review

Review: The Visual Display of Quantitative Information

User Review  - Bryce Holt - Goodreads

It's about graphs. It's as riveting as you get for graphs, but...you know...still graphs. Read full review

Review: The Visual Display of Quantitative Information

User Review  - Evan - Goodreads

Book did not live up to the hype. There was a lot of historical graph information I could have used without - was not looking for a history of the visual display of quantitative. With that said, some ... Read full review

Review: The Visual Display of Quantitative Information

User Review  - Mary Westmark - Goodreads

Gorgeous graphical portraits of data! It was on one of my unusual suggested-reading lists. My inner geek was thrilled to read it. It is widely loved as a foundational data display resource. Read full review

Review: The Visual Display of Quantitative Information

User Review  - Holly Nielsen - Goodreads

good resource Read full review


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