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Text: Computer Graphics: Principles and Practice, Second Edition in C
J. D. Foley, A. vanDam, S. K. Feiner, and J. F. Hughes. Addison-Wesley, 1996. ISBN: 0201848406
Selected reading (recommended books, on reserve in CIS Library): 
  • Recommended: Computer Graphics, Second Edition (C Version),

  • D. D. Hearn and M. P. Baker. Prentice-Hall, 1997. ISBN: 0135309247 
  • Readings in Information Visualization: Using Vision to Think,

  • S. K. Card, J. D. MacKinlay (editor), and B. Schneiderman (editor). Morgan Kaufmann, 1999. ISBN: 1558605339
    Additional bibliography (excerpted in course notes and handouts): 
  • The Visual Display of Quantitative Information, Reprint Edition, E. R. Tufte. Graphics Press, 1992. ISBN: 096139210X
  • Envisioning Information, E. R. Tufte. Graphics Press, 1990. ISBN: 0961392118
  • Visual Explanations: Images and Quantities, Evidence and Narrative, E. R. Tufte. Graphics Press, 1997. ISBN: 0961392126
  • 3D Computer Graphics, A. Watt. Addison-Wesley, 1993. ISBN: 0201631865
  • Advanced Animation and Rendering Techniques, A. Watt. ACM Press, 1999. ISBN: 0201544121
  • The Fractal Geometry of Nature, B. B. Mandelbrot. W. H. Freeman and Company, 1988. ISBN: 0716711869
  • Fractals Everywhere, Second Edition, M. F. Barnsley. Academic Press, 1993. ISBN: 0120790610
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