Show Me the Numbers: Designing Tables and Graphs to Enlighten

Show Me the Numbers: Designing Tables and Graphs to Enlighten Author(s): Stephen Few

Difference between 2nd and 1st editions
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Key differences between 2nd and 1st editions

  • Time lapse between current and previous publications: 7 years (2012 vs 2004).
  • The Second edition of Few's Show Me the Numbers improves on the first by polishing the content, updating figures, and adding 91 more pages of content.
  • New preface.
  • Chapter 3 presents new discussion "Choosing the best medium of communication".
  • New Chapter 12 "Silly Graphs That Are Best Forsaken" alerts readers to some of the current misuses of graphs such as donut charts, circle charts, unit charts, and funnel charts.
  • New Chapter 13 "Telling Compelling Stories with Numbers" on quantitative narrative.
  • New Appendices "Constructing Table Lens Displays in Excel" and "Constructing Box Plots in Excel, Useful Color Palettes".
2nd Edition of
Show Me the Numbers: Designing Tables and Graphs to Enlighten
Hardcover, 371 pages
ISBN-10: 0970601972
ISBN-13: 9780970601971
Published by: Analytics Press, June 01, 2012
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1st Edition of
Show Me the Numbers: Designing Tables and Graphs to Enlighten
Hardcover, 280 pages
ISBN-10: 0970601999
ISBN-13: 9780970601995
Published by: Analytics Press, September 01, 2004
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