Download e-book for iPad: Choosing a Map Projection (Lecture Notes in Geoinformation by Miljenko Lapaine,E. Lynn Usery

By Miljenko Lapaine,E. Lynn Usery

ISBN-10: 3319518348

ISBN-13: 9783319518343

This e-book deals a much-needed severe method of the clever use of the wide range of map projections which are swiftly and inexpensively to be had at the present time. It additionally discusses the distortions which are immanent in any map projection. 

A well-chosen map projection is one during which severe distortions are smaller than these in the other projection used to map an identical sector and during which the map homes fit its objective. Written via prime specialists within the box, together with W. Tobler, F.C. Kessler, S.E. Battersby, M.P. Finn, K.C. Clarke, V.S. Tikunov, H. Hargitai, B. Jenny and N. Frančula. This ebook  is designed to be used by way of laymen. 

The ebook editors are M. Lapaine and E.L. Usery, Chair and Vice-Chair, respectively, of the ICA fee on Map Projections for the interval 2011-2015.

 

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