The Best American Infographics
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The Best American Infographics

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Year two of this fresh, timely, beautiful addition to the Best American series, introduced by Nate Silver The rise of infographicsacross virtually all print and electronic media reveals patterns in our lives and worlds in fresh and surprising ways. As we find ourselves in the era of big data, where information moves faster than ever, infographics provide us with quick, often influentialbursts of art and knowledge to digest, tweet, share, go viral. "Best American Infographics 2014"captures the finest examples, from the past year, of this mesmerizing new way of seeing and understandingour world. Guest introducer Nate Silver brings his unparalleled expertise and lively analysis to this visually compelling new volume."show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 157 pages
  • 220.98 x 292.1 x 20.32mm | 771.1g
  • HOUGHTON MIFFLIN
  • Boston, MA, United States
  • English
  • 2014 ed.
  • colour illustrations
  • 0547974515
  • 9780547974514
  • 193,725

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Not only is it a thing of beauty, it s also a good read, with thoughtful explanations of each winning graphic." "Nature" You ll come away with more than your share of mind-bending moments and a wide ranging view of what infographics can do. "H""arvard Business Review" "Represents the full spectrum of the genre from authoritative to playful. "Scientific American" "Astunning collection. . . .I learned something new from each entry." Kelly Krause," Nature" Infographics have this wonderful ability to inspire people to act and get involved. Karl De Torres Information, in its raw form, can overwhelm us. Finding the visual form of data can simplify this deluge into pearls of understand. Kim Rees "show more