Florence Nightingale on Crimean War mortality, 1858
data visualisation with processing by info design, via Flickr
red plate by feltron, via Flickr
Losses suffered by Napoleon's army in the Russian campaign of 1812, by Charles Minard
Comparing World Mountains and RIvers, 1854
What are the odds that you're part of the 1%?
Florence Nightingale's seminal infographic on the death of British soldiers. Later termed a "Nightingale Coxcomb".
Florence Nightingale's chart to illustrate the high rate of death due to disease rather than war.