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Cartography, map-making & projections books

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Tribal GIS Supporting Native American Decision Making by Anne Taylor, Joseph J. Kerski Tribal GIS Supporting Native American Decision Making
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With an all new chapter on using ArcGIS Pro for this audience, Tribal leaders tell their stories about the challenges and successes of implementing and using geographic information systems (GIS) to support their communities.
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/01/2018

Sad Topographies by Damien Rudd Sad Topographies

A beautifully illustrated guide to the saddest places on earth.
Format: Hardback - Released: 09/11/2017

The Routledge Handbook of Mapping and Cartography by Alexander J. Kent The Routledge Handbook of Mapping and Cartography

This new Handbook unites cartographic theory and praxis with the principles of cartographic design and their application. It offers a critical appraisal of the current state of the art, science, and technology of map-making in a convenient and well-illustrated guide...
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/10/2017

Mapping and the Citizen Sensor by Giles Foody Mapping and the Citizen Sensor


Format: Hardback - Released: 11/09/2017

The Art of Cartographics Designing the Modern Map by Jasmine Desclaux-Salachas The Art of Cartographics Designing the Modern Map

Cartographics is a stunning collection of maps designed in a unique way. Featuring geographical maps, fictional maps and fresh and innovative approaches to cultural, economic and political maps, it takes the reader on a journey across the globe.
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/09/2017

Women and Cartography in the Progressive Era by Christina E. (University of Nebraska Omaha, USA) Dando Women and Cartography in the Progressive Era
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In the twenty-first century we speak of a geospatial revolution, but over one hundred years ago another mapping revolution was in motion. Women's lives were in motion: they were playing a greater role in public on a variety of fronts....
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/08/2017

Decolonizing the Map Cartography from Colony to Nation by James R. Akerman Decolonizing the Map Cartography from Colony to Nation

Almost universally, newly independent states seek to affirm their independence and identity by making the production of new maps and atlases a top priority. For formerly colonized peoples, however, this process neither begins nor ends with independence, and it is...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/08/2017

Cartography an introduction by Giles Darkes Mary Spence Cartography an introduction

Second expanded edition of the BCS's popular introduction to Cartography. This is aimed at anyone either interested in maps or who creates maps at various levels of competency. It gives guidance, knowledge and principles of Cartography. An indispensable tool for...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/07/2017

Coming Soon

The ESRI Guide to GIS Analysis Volume 1 Geographic Patterns & Relationships by Andy Mitchell The ESRI Guide to GIS Analysis Volume 1 Geographic Patterns & Relationships

Demonstrates how geographic analysis with GIS can identify patterns, relationships, and trends that lead to better decision making. This book focuses on the common geographic analysis tasks: mapping where things are, mapping the most and least, mapping density, finding what...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/03/2018

Early Mapping of the Pacific The Epic Story of Seafarers, Adventurers and Cartographers Who Mapped the Earth's Greatest Ocean by Thomas Suarez Early Mapping of the Pacific The Epic Story of Seafarers, Adventurers and Cartographers Who Mapped the Earth's Greatest Ocean

Take a journey back to the uncharted oceans with the greatest European explorers!
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/04/2018

Armenia Travels and Studies in the Shadow of Ararat by H. F. B. Lynch Armenia Travels and Studies in the Shadow of Ararat

Henry Finnis Blosse Lynch was born into a prominent Irish family of explorers, travellers and businessmen.
Format: - Released: 30/04/2018

Map Men Transnational Lives and Deaths of Geographers in the Making of East Central Europe by Steven Seegel Map Men Transnational Lives and Deaths of Geographers in the Making of East Central Europe

This book is a group intellectual biography of five prominent geographers from East Central Europe and the United States between the 1870s and the 1950s: Albrecht Penck of Germany; Eugeniusz Romer of Poland; Stepan Rudnyts'kyi of Ukraine; Isaiah Bowman of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/05/2018

Other books in this genre

Mapping Israel, Mapping Palestine How Occupied Landscapes Shape Scientific Knowledge by Jesse Bier Mapping Israel, Mapping Palestine How Occupied Landscapes Shape Scientific Knowledge

Digital practices in social and political landscapes: Why two researchers can look at the same feature and see different things.Maps are widely believed to be objective, and data-rich computer-made maps are iconic examples of digital knowledge. It is often claimed...
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/07/2017

Cartography: Science of Making Maps by Tucker Nichollas Cartography: Science of Making Maps


Format: Hardback - Released: 22/06/2017

Glossary of Mapping, Charting, and Geodetic Terms Fourth Edition by Department of Defense Glossary of Mapping, Charting, and Geodetic Terms Fourth Edition


Format: Paperback - Released: 19/04/2017

Choosing a Map Projection by Miljenko Lapaine Choosing a Map Projection

A well-chosen map projection is one in which extreme distortions are smaller than those in any other projection used to map the same area and in which the map properties match its purpose.
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/04/2017

A Primer of GIS, Second Edition Fundamental Geographic and Cartographic Concepts by Francis (University of Minnesota, USA) Harvey A Primer of GIS, Second Edition Fundamental Geographic and Cartographic Concepts
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This accessible text prepares students to understand and work with geographic information systems (GIS), offering a detailed introduction to essential theories, concepts, and skills. The book is organized in four modular parts that can be used in any sequence in...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/12/2016

Understanding Maps by J S Keates Understanding Maps

Addresses the fundamental principles of visual perception and map symbolism and critically examines the assumptions behind the theories of psychophysical testing and cartographic communication. This revised and expanded edition includes new sections on the relationship between cartography and art, and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/11/2016

The Phantom Atlas The Greatest Myths, Lies and Blunders on Maps by Edward Brooke-Hitching The Phantom Atlas The Greatest Myths, Lies and Blunders on Maps

The astonishing story of the maps and atlases throughout history that got it completely wrong
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/11/2016

Map Use Reading Analysis, Interpretation by A. Jon. Kimerling, Aileen R. Buckley, Phillip C. Muehrcke, Juliana O. Muehrcke Map Use Reading Analysis, Interpretation
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Classic cartographic textbook updated to reflect what's going on with cartography today. New information on designing web maps, using cartography-related web concepts, and updating data sources with imagery and remote sensing.
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/10/2016

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