“The Visual Display of Quantitative Information”

By Deane Barker on September 25, 2002

I imagine the little graphs on the lower-left corner of every section of the USA Today would drive Edward Tufte nuts. This man has dedicated his entire life to the art form of charts and graphs — what works, what doesn’t, and how to make them better. This all comes together in this book. Far from dry reading, I was glued to it.