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They are not about producing beautiful graphics. - Goodreads
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Very interesting subject. Though it doesn't mention software, I'd highly recommend the book to anyone who uses Excel or Powerpoint in their daily lives -- charts and graphics can be powerful tools for presenting information, but can also conceal and confuse it. Tufte is quite an expert on these visual tools, and makes his case with fascinating stories. My only criticism would be a lack of organization to the book. Themes of some chapters don't make much sense ("confections"?) and seem to be just excuses for adding more stories. Great read anyway, though.
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Review: Visual ExplanationsUser Review - Kristopher - Goodreads
From what I understand, Tufte repeats himself across a bunch of his (meticulously planned and self-published) books, but this was the first of him I read, and his ideas and presentation are very ... Read full review
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