Data visualization & mining
Visual Display of Quantitative Data
by Edward R. Tufte (2nd ed, 2001). Very popular, widely-praised,
broad-scope presentation of statistical display and graphic design.
Data Mining: Techniques and Tools for Data Visualization and Mining
by Tom Soukup & Ian Davidson (2002). Helpful volume on strategies
for data mining with business applications. Includes data selection
& preparation, model selection & verification, visualization
of Large Data Sets: Visualizing a Million
to CASt bibliographies
by Anthony Unwin, Martin Theus, Heike Hofmann (2006). Well-illustrated, readable multiauthor volume on contemporary visualization methods. Covers statistical graphics (dotplots, boxplots, scatterplots, histogram, grand tour), blending and highlighting, interacting with large datasets, mosaic plots, rotating plots, parallel coordinate plots, networds, trees and recursive plots, transactions.