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  • The Map That Changed the World

    A Tale of Rocks, Ruin and Redemption

    by Simon Winchester

    The extraordinary tale of the father of modern geology.Hidden behind velvet curtains above a stairway in a house in London's Piccadilly is an enormous and beautiful hand-coloured map - the first geological map of anywhere in the world. Its maker was a farmer's son named William Smith. Born in 1769 his life was beset by troubles: he was imprisoned for debt, turned out of his home, his work was ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Eight Months on Ghazzah Street

    by Hilary Mantel

    From the two-time Man Booker Prize winner author of Wolf Hall, Bring Up the Bodies and The Mirror & the Light, a prescient and haunting novel of life in Saudi Arabia.Frances Shore is a cartographer by trade, a maker of maps, but when her husband's work takes her to Saudi Arabia she finds herself unable to map the Kingdom's areas of internal darkness. The regime is corrupt and harsh, the ... Read more

    $18.99 AUD

  • Hamilton Hume

    Our Greatest Explorer - the critically acclaimed bestselling biography

    by Robert Macklin

    'You almost feel you are taking that trek with the party as Robert Macklin cites the obstacles - torrential river crossings, dense bush, the Snowy Mountains and more. Macklin covers Hume's public and private life, emphasising his affinity with the country and rapport with the Indigenous people, as well as providing a portrait of the evolving colony.' SYDNEY MORNING HERALDThe stirring untold story ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Contest for the Indo-Pacific

    Why China Won't Map the Future

    by Rory Medcalf

    The Indo-Pacific is both a place and an idea. It is the region central to global prosperity and security. It is also a metaphor for collective action. If diplomacy fails, it will be the theatre of the first general war since 1945. But if its future can be secured, the Indo-Pacific will flourish as a shared space, the centre of gravity in a connected world.What we call different parts of the world ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Sad Topographies

    by Damien Rudd

    Sad Topographies is an illustrated guide for the melancholic among us.Dispirited travellers rejoice as Damien Rudd journeys across continents in search of the world’s most joyless place names and their fascinating etymologies.Behind each lugubrious place name exists a story, a richly interwoven narrative of mythology, history, landscape, misadventure and tragedy. From Disappointment Island in the ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD

  • The Phantom Atlas

    The Greatest Myths, Lies and Blunders on Maps

    by Edward Brooke-Hitching

    A STUNNINGLY ILLUSTRATED BOOK REVEALING THE GREATEST MYTHS, LIES AND BLUNDERS ON MAPS'Highly recommended' - Andrew Marr'A spectacular, enjoyable and eye-opening read' - Jonathan RossThe Phantom Atlas is an atlas of the world not as it ever existed, but as it was thought to be. These marvellous and mysterious phantoms - non-existent islands, invented mountain ranges, mythical civilisations and ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD

  • Map Addict

    by Mike Parker

    'My name is Mike and I am a map addict. There, it's said…'Maps not only show the world, they help it turn. On an average day, we will consult some form of map approximately a dozen times, often without even noticing: checking the A-Z, the road atlas or the Sat Nav, scanning the tube or bus map, a quick Google online or hours wasted flying over a virtual Earth, navigating a way around a shopping ... Read more

    $10.99 AUD

  • Map Art Lab

    52 Exciting Art Explorations in Map Making, Imagination, and Travel

    by Linden McNeilly and 1 more

    series Lab Series
    Travel through the exciting world of cartography with Map Art Lab. This fun and creative book features 52 map-related activities set into weekly exercises, beginning with legends and lines, moving through types and styles, and then creating personalized maps that allow you to journey to new worlds. Authors Jill K. Berry and Linden McNeilly guide readers through useful concepts while exploring ... Read more

    $30.79 AUD

  • GIS and Cartographic Modeling

    by C. Dana Tomlin

    GIS and Cartographic Modeling is a foundational work in the field of geographic information systems (GIS). An introduction to the concepts, conventions, and capabilities of map algebra as a general language, this book describes the analytical use of raster-based GIS. By focusing on the fundamentals of cartographic modeling techniques, C. Dana Tomlin illustrates concepts that can be applied to any ... Read more

    $56.53 AUD

  • Cartographies of Disease

    Maps, Mapping, and Medicine, new expanded edition

    by Tom Koch

    Cartographies of Disease: Maps, Mapping, and Medicine, new expanded edition, is a comprehensive survey of the technology of mapping and its relationship to the battle against disease. This look at medical mapping advances the argument that maps are not merely representations of spatial realities but a way of thinking about relationships between viral and bacterial communities, human hosts, and the ... Read more

    $24.63 AUD

  • Entwurf und Implementierung eines Routing-Algorithmus und eines zugrundeliegenden Datenmodells am Beispiel des Straßennetzes

    by Michael Hülsmann

    Diplomarbeit aus dem Jahr 2008 im Fachbereich Geowissenschaften / Geographie - Kartographie, Geodäsie, Geoinformationswissenschaften, Note: 1,0, Hochschule Bochum, 9 Quellen im Literaturverzeichnis, Sprache: Deutsch, Abstract: Mobilität und Wirtschaftlichkeit haben in unserer Gesellschaft einen hohen Stellenwert. Hierzu gehört unter anderem, möglichst zeit- oder kostengünstig ein geografisches ... Read more

    $25.95 AUD

  • Karteninterpretation L6706 Saarbrücken-West

    by Matthias Schopp

    Studienarbeit aus dem Jahr 2007 im Fachbereich Geowissenschaften / Geographie - Kartographie, Geodäsie, Geoinformationswissenschaften, Note: 1,0, Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg, Veranstaltung: Tutorat zur Examensvorbereitung, 1 Quellen im Literaturverzeichnis, Sprache: Deutsch, Abstract: Bei vorliegendem Text handelt es sich um eine (ausgearbeitete) Klausur , die in einem Tutorat zur ... Read more

    $1.29 AUD

  • Connections and Content

    Reflections on Networks and the History of Cartography

    by Mark Monmonier

    Behind every great map is a network and behind every great network is a map.In Connections and Content: Reflections on Networks and the History of Cartography, cartographic cogitator Mark Monmonier shares his insights about the relationships between networks and maps. Using historical maps, he explores:Triangulation networks that established the baselines to set a map’s scaleAstronomical ... Read more

    $49.16 AUD

  • Karteninterpretation - Kartenblatt Freiburg i. Br. - Nord, Nr. 7912 (1:50.000)

    Kartenblatt Freiburg i. Br. - Nord, Nr. 7912 (1:50.000)

    by Dorothee Aßmann

    Studienarbeit aus dem Jahr 2003 im Fachbereich Geowissenschaften / Geographie - Kartographie, Geodäsie, Geoinformationswissenschaften, Note: 1,3, Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg (Geographisches Institut), Veranstaltung: Kartographie II: Karteninterpretation, - Quellen im Literaturverzeichnis, Sprache: Deutsch, Abstract: Auszug: Die Randlandschaften des Schwarzwaldes waren schon im 5. Jhd. ... Read more

    $5.19 AUD

  • Cartographies of Culture

    New Geographies of Welsh Writing in English

    by Damian Walford Davies

    series Writing Wales in English
    Cartographies of Culture: New Geographies of Welsh Writing in English offers a pioneering new examination of the links between maps and imaginative writing. Concerned to draw literary studies and geography into a fruitful dialogue, the book offers a genuinely interdisciplinary study of literary texts in relation to the spatialities of culture. Taking the anglophone literature of Wales as its main ... Read more

    $63.90 AUD

  • Object-Oriented Cartography

    Maps as Things

    by Tania Rossetto

    series Routledge Studies in Human Geography
    Object-Oriented Cartography provides an innovative perspective on the changing nature of maps and cartographic study. Through a renewed theoretical reading of contemporary cartography, this book acknowledges the shifted interest from cartographic representation to mapping practice and proposes an alternative consideration of the ‘thingness’ of maps.Rather than asking how maps map onto reality, it ... Read more

    $66.10 AUD

  • Karteninterpretation: Blatt L7934 München

    by Arthur Benisch

    Studienarbeit aus dem Jahr 2002 im Fachbereich Geowissenschaften / Geographie - Kartographie, Geodäsie, Geoinformationswissenschaften, Note: 2, Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg (Geographisches Institut), Veranstaltung: Hauptseminar: Kartenintrepretation, 7 Quellen im Literaturverzeichnis, Sprache: Deutsch, Abstract: Aufgabenstellung Die topographische Karte L7934 München soll interpretiert ... Read more

    $9.90 AUD

  • Effizientes Brainstorming

    Tipps für Organisation und Durchführung von erfolgreichem Brainstorming

    by Nicolas Zinque and 1 more

    series Coaching
    Alles über effizientes Brainstorming in nur 50 MinutenSie möchten von der Kreativität und Spontanität der Gruppe profitieren und gleichzeitig konkrete Ergebnisse erzielen? Sie möchten innovative Lösungen finden, ohne das Thema aus dem Auge zu verlieren? Sie moderieren zum ersten Mal ein Brainstorming? Mit der richtigen Vorbereitung, auf das Team zugeschnittene Ansätze und Methoden sowie den ... Read more

    $7.99 AUD

  • Reading and Mapping Fiction

    Spatialising the Literary Text

    by Sally Bushell

    Do we map as we read? How central to our experience of literature is the way in which we spatialise and visualise a fictional world? Reading and Mapping Fiction offers a fresh approach to the interpretation of literary space and place centred upon the emergence of a fictional map alongside the text in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Bringing together a range of new and emerging ... Read more

    $93.49 AUD

  • In Space We Read Time

    On the History of Civilization and Geopolitics

    by Karl Schlögel and 1 more

    series Bard Graduate Center - Cultural Histories of the Material World
    History is usually thought of as a tale of time, a string of events flowing in a particular chronological order. But as Karl Schlögel shows in this groundbreaking book, the where of history is just as important as the when. Schlögel relishes space the way a writer relishes a good story: on a quest for a type of history that takes full account of place, he explores everything from landscapes to ... Read more

    $55.32 AUD

  • World Spatial Metadata Standards

    Scientific and Technical Characteristics, and Full Descriptions with Crosstable

    by Harold Moellering and 2 more

    series International Cartographic Association
    World Spatial Metadata Standards represents years of work by the ICA Spatial Data Standards Commission during the 1995-2003 ICA cycles.It consists of an Introduction and six Regional Summary chapters that describe the spatial metadata activities happening in Europe, North America, Asia/Pacific, Latin America, Africa/Middle East, and the ISO community. These chapters provide the broader context and ... Read more

    $247.49 AUD

  • Biotoptypenkartierung

    by Stefan Gärtner

    Studienarbeit aus dem Jahr 1998 im Fachbereich Geowissenschaften / Geographie - Kartographie, Geodäsie, Geoinformationswissenschaften, Note: 2,0, Universität zu Köln (Geographisches Institut Köln), Veranstaltung: Venezuela: Landschaftserfassung - Landschaftsbewertung - Landschaftspräsentation, Sprache: Deutsch, Abstract: Die fortschreitende technisch-industrielle Entwicklung und die damit ... Read more

    $5.19 AUD

  • Cartografia critica. Dal topos alla chora

    by Emanuela Casti

    Il libro prospetta una pista teorico-metodologica per la costruzione di una cartografia in grado di far emergere la rilevanza del territorio contemporaneo. Mediante le caratteristiche proprie dell’analisi scientifica – coerenza degli enunciati, pertinenza delle proposte, accessibilità del discorso – sono esaminati i momenti topici del passaggio da una cartografia istituzionale, creata dallo Stato, ... Read more

    $46.99 AUD

  • Cartography

    The Ideal and Its History

    by Matthew H. Edney

    Over the past four decades, the volumes published in the landmark History of Cartography series have both chronicled and encouraged scholarship about maps and mapping practices across time and space. As the current director of the project that has produced these volumes, Matthew H. Edney has a unique vantage point for understanding what “cartography” has come to mean and include.In this book Edney ... Read more

    $36.95 AUD