« The illustrations repay careful study. They are treasures, complex and witty, rich with meaning. »
« This fine texture of exquisite detail leads to personal micro-readings, individual stories about the data […] Detail cumulates into larger coherent structures […] Simplicity of reading derives from the context of detailed and complex information, properly arranged. A most unconventional design strategy is revealed: to clarify, add detail. »
~ “Envisioning information”, Tufte.