The Visual Miscellaneum: A Colorful Guide to the World's Most Consequential Trivia

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HarperCollins, Nov 10, 2009 - 256 pages
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The Visual Miscellaneum is a unique, groundbreaking look at the modern information age, helping readers make sense of the countless statistics and random facts that constantly bombard us. Using cutting edge graphs, charts, and illustrations, David McCandless creatively visualizes the world's surprising relationships and compelling data, covering everything from the most pleasurable guilty pleasures to how long it takes different condiments to spoil to world maps of Internet search terms.

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Review: The Visual Miscellaneum: A Colorful Guide to the World's Most Consequential Trivia

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The Visual Miscellaneum, is written by David McCandless and is in the informational genre. But to give a summary would not fit the vibe of this book seeing how it's all across the board, including ... Read full review

Review: The Visual Miscellaneum: A Colorful Guide to the World's Most Consequential Trivia

User Review  - Goodreads

The Visual Miscellaneum, is written by David McCandless and is in the informational genre. But to give a summary would not fit the vibe of this book seeing how it's all across the board, including ... Read full review

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About the author (2009)

David McCandless is an award-winning writer and journalist. His work has appeared in over 30 magazines in the UK and the US and all over the web. He currently works as creative consultant for Orange and the BBC and writes about the Internet, underground culture and ‘anything interesting' for Wired and The Guardian.

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