How To Lie With Maps

Author: Mark Monmonier
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022602900X
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Even those who hated geography in grammar school might well find a new enthusiasm for the subject after reading Monmonier's lively and surprising book."—Wilson Library Bulletin "A reading of this book will leave you much better defended ...

How To Lie With Maps

Author: Mark Monmonier
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226534213
Size: 77.99 MB
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Elements of the Map - Map Generalization: Little White Lies and Lots of Them - Blunders That Mislead - Maps That Advertise - Development Maps (or, How to Seduce the Town Board) - Maps for Political Propaganda - Maps, Defense, and ...

How To Lie With Maps

Author: Mark Monmonier
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226534206
Size: 54.27 MB
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Even those who hated geography in grammar school might well find a new enthusiasm for the subject after reading Monmonier's lively and surprising book."—Wilson Library Bulletin "A reading of this book will leave you much better defended ...

Drawing The Line

Author: Mark S. Monmonier
Publisher: Mark Monmonier
ISBN: 9780805025811
Size: 42.43 MB
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Argues that maps can be manipulated to distort the truth, and shows how they have been used for propaganda in international affairs, political districting, and finding toxic dump sites

Mapping It Out

Author: Mark Monmonier
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226534169
Size: 77.14 MB
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This concise, practical book is an introduction to the fundamental principles of graphic logic and design, from the basics of scale to the complex mapping of movement or change.

Rhumb Lines And Map Wars

Author: Mark Monmonier
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226534329
Size: 62.57 MB
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In Rhumb Lines and Map Wars, Mark Monmonier offers an insightful, richly illustrated account of the controversies surrounding Flemish cartographer Gerard Mercator's legacy.

The Island Of Lost Maps

Author: Miles Harvey
Publisher: Broadway Books
ISBN: 030776656X
Size: 38.18 MB
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The Island of Lost Maps tells the story of a curious crime spree: the theft of scores of valuable centuries-old maps from some of the most prominent research libraries in the United States and Canada.

Designing Better Maps

Author: Cynthia Brewer
Publisher: ESRI Press
ISBN: 9781589484405
Size: 19.15 MB
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Designing Better Maps: A Guide for GIS Users, second edition, breaks down the myriad decisions involved in creating maps that communicate effectively. The second edition includes updated material and a new chapter on map publishing.

Designed Maps

Author: Cynthia A. Brewer
Publisher: ESRI, Inc.
ISBN: 1589481607
Size: 30.88 MB
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Presents a variety of well-designed maps to detail techniques and guidelines for creating cartographic effects using ESRI ArcGIS Desktop software.

Air Apparent

Author: Mark Monmonier
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226534220
Size: 16.89 MB
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Traces the development of the weather map and its ability to make the atmosphere visible and predictable, and examines the interaction and relationship between technology and weather forecasting