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by: Edward R. Tufte

 : Envisioning Information

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Binding: Paperback
EAN: 9781930824140
Edition: 1st edition
ISBN: 1930824149
Item Dimensions: 125
Label: Graphics Press
Languages: EnglishPublishedEnglishOriginal LanguageEnglishUnknown
Manufacturer: Graphics Press
Model: 1930824149
MPN: 1930824149
Number Of Items: 1
Number Of Pages: 128
Publication Date: May 01, 1990
Publisher: Graphics Press
Studio: Graphics Press




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This book celebrates escapes from the flatlands of both paper and computer screen, showing superb displays of high-dimensional complex data. The most design-oriented of Edward Tufte's books, Envisioning Information shows maps, charts, scientific presentations, diagrams, computer interfaces, statistical graphics and tables, stereo photographs, guidebooks, courtroom exhibits, timetables, use of color, a pop-up, and many other wonderful displays of information. The book provides practical advice about how to explain complex material by visual means, with extraordinary examples to illustrate the fundamental principles of information displays. Topics include escaping flatland, color and information, micro/macro designs, layering and separation, small multiples, and narratives. Winner of 17 awards for design and content. 400 illustrations with exquisite 6- to 12-color printing throughout. Highest quality design and production.



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