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  • Map Data Processingby Herbert Freeman; Goffredo G. Pieroni

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 72.95

    Map Data Processing is a collection of papers from a NATO study on the same subject. This collection deals with the exchange of ideas and setting directions in research, particularly in pattern-recognition-, image-processing-, and computer-related issues. The papers discuss the usefulness of computer systems in geographical data processing, as well... more...

  • Thematic Mapping From Satellite Imagery: A Guidebookby J. Denègre

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95

    Thematic Mapping from Satellite Imagery: A Guidebook discusses methods in producing maps using satellite images. The book is comprised of five chapters; each chapter covers one stage of the process. Chapter 1 tackles the satellite remote sensing imaging and its cartographic significance. Chapter 2 discusses the production processes for extracting... more...

  • Thematic Mapping from Satellite Imageryby J. Denègre

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95

    This report, produced between 1984 and 1987 in a bilingual edition (English and French), provides a wealth of information on a wide variety of cartographic applications which are being developed to make effective use of new data that is now being collected by Earth observation satellites. At a time when natural resource development and environmental... more...

  • Cartography Past, Present and Futureby D.W. Rhind; D.R.F. Taylor

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95

    Making maps dates back at least four thousand years and it is widely recognised that many maps are of great historical value and present a skilled method of summarising the real world on a sheet of paper. Less well known is the judgement involved in the selection and simplification of features, the complex transformation of space and the exacting standards... more...

  • Basic Cartography: For Students and Technicians; Exercise Manualby R W Anson; F J Ormeling

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95

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  • Visualization in Modern Cartographyby A.M. MacEachren; D.R.F. Taylor

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95

    Visualization in Modern Cartography explores links between the centuries-old discipline of cartography and today's revolutionary developments in scientific visualization. The book has three main goals: (1) to pass on design and symbolization expertise to the scientific visualization community - information that comes from centuries of pre-computer... more...

  • Coordinate Systems and Map Projectionsby D.H. Maling

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 93.95

    A revised and expanded new edition of the definitive English work on map projections. The revisions take into account the huge advances in geometrical geodesy which have occurred since the early years of satellite geodesy. The detailed configuration of the geoid resulting from the GEOS and SEASAT altimetry measurements are now taken into consideration.... more...

  • Map Projectionsby Erik W. Grafarend; Rey-Jer You; Rainer Syffus

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2014; US$ 164.88

    This book offers a timely review of map projections including sphere, ellipsoid, rotational surfaces, and geodetic datum transformations. Coverage includes computer vision, and remote sensing space projective mappings in photogrammetry. more...

  • Mapping It Outby Mark Monmonier

    University of Chicago Press 1900; US$ 19.00

    Writers know only too well how long it can take?and how awkward it can be?to describe spatial relationships with words alone. And while a map might not always be worth a thousand words, a good one can help writers communicate an argument or explanation clearly, succinctly, and effectively. In his acclaimed How to Lie with Maps, Mark Monmonier showed... more...

  • Digital Terrain Modelingby Zhilin Li; Christopher Zhu; Chris Gold

    CRC Press 2004; US$ 154.95

    Written by experts, Digital Terrain Modeling: Principles and Methodology provides comprehensive coverage of recent developments in the field. The topics include terrain analysis, sampling strategy, acquisition methodology, surface modeling principles, triangulation algorithms, interpolation techniques, on-line and off-line quality control in data... more...