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2 edition of little book on map projection. found in the catalog.

little book on map projection.

Garnett, William

little book on map projection.

by Garnett, William

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  • 8 Currently reading

Published by G. Philip in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Map-projection

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGA110 G3 1935
    The Physical Object
    Pagination120 p.
    Number of Pages120
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14323163M

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    “In Rhumb Lines and Map Wars, Monmonier offers an in-depth, balanced, and at times quite technical study of Mercator's projection specifically, and the history and methods of map projection in general This little book exhibits a rare--indeed, almost mutually exclusive--combination of elements: scholarship, readability, and.   Each and every map represents a distorted view of reality. Therefore, cartograms are not as unusual as they might appear at a first glance. Map projections are a central aspect of the Worldmapper project because the maps (respectively cartograms) featured in the project are basically not different from some sort of re-projection of the world, albeit in a different way than .


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First, the good part. The book is very attractive; most map projection books stick to black and white line drawings illustrating projections and geometric properties, but this book uses color in a very helpful by: Get this from a library.

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Create lists, bibliographies and reviews: or Search WorldCat. Find items in libraries near you. A little book on map projection by Garnett, William, Publication date Topics Map projection Publisher London, G. Philip & son, ltd.; [etc., etc.] Collection cdl; americana Digitizing sponsor MSN Contributor University of California Libraries Language English.

Addeddate Call numberPages: Abstract Little book on map projection. book References Co-Reads Similar Papers Metrics Export Citation NASA/ADS. A Little Book on Map Projection Abstract. Not Available. Publication: Nature. Pub Date: July DOI: /b0 Bibcode: NaturR This is a digital copy of a book that was preserved for generations on library shelves before it was carefully scanned by Google as part of a project to make the world’s books discoverable online.

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