Map use and analysis

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William C. Brown, 1991 - Reference - 418 pages
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Contents

Basic Mapping Processes
21
Deflection of the vertical
33
Suggested Readings
40
Scale and Generalization Concepts
52
Large and small scale
59
Terrain Representation
65
Locational and LandPartitioning
78
LandPartitioning Systems
95
Photo interpretation
231
Suggested Readings
237
ComputerAssisted Cartography
247
DataBase Availability
254
Digital Geographic Information
262
Cartograms and Map Misuse
277
Weather and Climate Maps
295
Maps of the Past
301

Summary
102
Shape
115
Applications
149
Topographic Features
153
Selected Examples of Landforms
159
Route Selection and Navigation
177
Qualitative and Quantitative
200
Areal Symbols
207
Summary
216
Platforms
219
Summary
308
U S Map Producers and Information
337
Nonfederal Map Producers
349
Names on Maps
357
Appendixes
367
International Map of the World
375
G British National Grid
385
Index
409
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