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Visual Explanations: Images and Quantities, Evidence and Narrative 3 editions

Cover of: Visual Explanations by Edward R. Tufte
About the Book

Jacket design: Dmitry Krasny.
Other artwork by Bonnie Scranton, Dmitry Krasny, and Weilin Wu.

Few would disagree: Life in the information age can be overwhelming. Through computers, the Internet, the media, and even our daily newspapers, we are awash in a seemingly endless stream of charts, maps, infographics, diagrams, and data. Visual Explanations is a navigational guide through this turbulent sea of information. The book is an essential reference for anyone involved in graphic, web, or multimedia design, as well as for educators and lecturers who use graphics in presentations or classes.

Classifications

Library of Congress P93.5 .T846 1997
Dewey 302.23

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3 editions First published in 1997

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Cover of: Visual explanations
1997, Graphics Press
Visual explanations
in English
Cover of: Visual explanations
2000, Graphics Press
Visual explanations
in English - Fourth printing, with revisions, April 2000.
Cover of: Visual explanations
2003, Graphics Press
Visual explanations
in English - 6th printing, with revisions, Nov. 2003.

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