All 4 books by Edward Tufte now in
paperback editions, $100 for all 4
Visual Display of Quantitative Information
Envisioning Information
Visual Explanations
Beautiful Evidence
Paper/printing = original clothbound books.
Only available through ET's Graphics Press:
catalog + shopping cart
Edward Tufte e-books
Immediate download to any computer
connected to the internet:
La Representación Visual de Información
Cuantitativa, (200 páginas) $12
Visual and Statistical Thinking, $2
The Cognitive Style of Powerpoint, $2
Seeing Around + Feynman Diagrams, $2
Data Analysis for Politics and Policy, $2
catalog + shopping cart
Edward Tufte one-day course,
Presenting Data and Information
San Jose, May 5, 6, 6
San Francisco, May 7, 8, 9
Bethesda, June 3
Arlington, June 5, 6
Portland, August 4
Seattle, August 5, 6
Taking logarithms in statistical data

Excerpt from Data Analysis for Politics and Policy, pages 108-134.
Click here for a free pdf of the entire book.

-- Edward Tufte

Found a typo on page 108, did not find an errata for this book.

Remembering logarithms section. One of the examples is incorrect.

log102000 = 3.30103, because 103.30103 = 200.

should be:

log102000 = 3.30103, because 103.30103 = 2000.

-- Peter Lauterbach (email)