Exports and Imports to and from Denmark & Norway from 1700 to 1780

By Admin, March 1, 2013


William Playfair was a founder and early innovator in Statistical Graphics. This is a standard line chart, but some of the more subtle encodings have been highlighted. In many line charts, the area between two lines represents something. Here the vertical size of the areas quantify how favorable the trade balance is for a given party.


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