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User Review  - Christina_E_Mitchell - LibraryThing

I began reading Tuft's graphic information series in an attempt to thwart and destroy the boring academic PowerPoint. For those not aware, academic and/or scholarly PowerPoints, particularly those ... Read full review

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User Review  - hcubic - LibraryThing

This is the third volume in a series by Edward Tufte (the others are "The Visual Display of Quantitative Information", and "Envisioning Information"). All three are beautifully crafted books that are ... Read full review

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User Review  - Murdocke23 - LibraryThing

My fave of the 'original Tufte trilogy'. Awesome concepts around representing information in clear, truthful, and accurate ways. A lot of focus on map-based graphics, but concepts are applicable to other types as well. Sometimes a bit of high-and-mighty writing, but it's still eye-opening. Read full review

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User Review  - GrumpyBob - LibraryThing

This follows the pattern of the other three - beautiful production values, and an authoritative view (some might say didactic!) of design as applied to the graphical display of information. The book ... Read full review

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User Review  - alspray - LibraryThing

A must-read for anyone in the field of information design, not to mention a refreshing counterpoint to the PowerPoint credo of our day. Envisioning Information is a visually sumptuous book with page ... Read full review

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User Review  - shawnd - LibraryThing

This seems a further evolution or departure from his early works. Perhaps necessarily so. Unlike his seminal work being philosophical and symbolic; this one is instructional and didactic. The book has ... Read full review

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User Review  - mdubois - LibraryThing

Super interesting info on data presentation written in an obtuse and boring way... Read full review

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User Review  - mykl-s - LibraryThing

-physically beautiful book -gives me a standard for looking at graphics Read full review

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User Review  - mykl-s - LibraryThing

-physically beautiful book -gives me a standard for viewing graphics Read full review

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User Review  - jamespurcell - LibraryThing

Splendid spectrum of examples for visual display Read full review


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