Visual Explanations: Images and Quantities, Evidence and Narrative

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Graphics Press, 1997 - Pattern perception - 156 pages
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This book describes design strategies - the proper arrangement in space and time of images, words, and numbers - for presenting information about motion, process, mechanism, cause and effect.

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User Review  - KirkLowery - LibraryThing

An eye-opening read. As a linguistic who deals with databases, this book dramatically improved my writing and design of graphics for publication. Read full review

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User Review  - jasonli - LibraryThing

In "Visual Explanations," Tufte walks us through various case studies of visual explanations (charts, graphs, graphics, diagrams and maps). Some of the case studies are about great works, while others ... Read full review

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