The Resource Lines, bars and circles : how William Playfair invented graphs, (electronic resource)

Lines, bars and circles : how William Playfair invented graphs, (electronic resource)

Label
Lines, bars and circles : how William Playfair invented graphs
Title
Lines, bars and circles
Title remainder
how William Playfair invented graphs
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Born in Scotland over 250 years ago, William Playfair was a dreamer who "saw the world differently from other people." Unfortunately, this skill didn't easily translate into the fame and fortune he hoped for. In fact, it often got him into trouble with family, friends and bosses. But Will's innovative vision did inspire a big idea that would set him apart: he turned numbers into pictures by creating line graphs, bar graphs and pie charts! Numbers as pictures? There's an idea that's off the charts!
Cataloging source
Midwest
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Becker, Helaine
Dewey number
j001.4/226
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Tremblay, Marie-Eve
  • hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Playfair, William
  • Mathematical statistics
  • Graphic methods
  • Mathematical statistics
  • Graphic methods
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics
  • Picture books
  • Electronic books
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Lines, bars and circles : how William Playfair invented graphs, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11888681
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Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MWT11888681
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT11888681
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11888681
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Lines, bars and circles : how William Playfair invented graphs, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11888681
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MWT11888681
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT11888681
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11888681
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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