Summary: This introductory textbook introduces students to the different types of map projections, map design, and map production.Cartography is generally a sophomore or junior level course for geography majors and many professors are beginning to introduce computer cartography throughout the course.
New to This Edition:
...show lessEdition/Copyright: 5TH 99
- Revision of the graphing chapter (18) which was new in the fourth edition. ...show more
- Updates in techniques, technology, references, and the treatment of color usage in maps.
- New chapter covering Cartographical GIS.
- Coverage of Map Design Process and Total Map Organization were previously covered in two chapters have now been shortened and combined into one chapter.
Publisher: W.C.Brown Pub.Co.
Year Published: 1999
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