The Visual Display of Quantitative Information

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Graphics Press, 1983 - Mathematics - 197 pages
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The subject of this book is on statistical graphics, charts, tables. It deals with the theory and practice in the design of data graphics, and includes 250 illustrations of the best (and a few of the worst) statistical graphics, with detailed analysis of how to display data for precise, effective, quick analysis. Also offered is information on the design of the high-resolution displays, small multiples, editing and improving graphics, and the data-ink ratio. Time-series, relational graphics, data maps, multivariate designs, as well as detection of graphical deception: design variation vs. data variation, and sources of deception are discussed. Information on aesthetics and data graphical displays is included.

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A must own for data visualization junkies. - Goodreads
very lovely and classic book on information graphics. - Goodreads
It's like the Bible for data visualization. - Goodreads

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It's not often that you comes across a book that is actually better than its rave reviews suggest, but here you go. Brilliant, absolutely brilliant. Read full review

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

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ONeill T2T The Gordon and Breach Litigation
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