Blog by Sumana Harihareswara, Changeset founder

21 Aug 2002, 0:22 a.m.

Anirvan went so far as to seek me out to…

Hi, reader. I wrote this in 2002 and it's now more than five years old. So it may be very out of date; the world, and I, have changed a lot since I wrote it! I'm keeping this up for historical archive purposes, but the me of today may 100% disagree with what I said then. I rarely edit posts after publishing them, but if I do, I usually leave a note in italics to mark the edit and the reason. If this post is particularly offensive or breaches someone's privacy, please contact me.

Anirvan went so far as to seek me out to gloat with me: Edward Tufte loves Bookfinder! Yes, the Edward Tufte, Mr. Usability-before-there-was-usability Tufte, Visual Display of Quantitative Information Tufte, says that Bookfinder "just does a straight-forward and beautiful job; it is one of the finest developments of the internet technolgy."