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Original Essays | September 18, 2014

Lin Enger: IMG Knowing vs. Knowing



On a hot July evening years ago, my Toyota Tercel overheated on a flat stretch of highway north of Cedar Rapids, Iowa. A steam geyser shot up from... Continue »
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    The High Divide

    Lin Enger 9781616203757

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A to Z GIS: An Illustrated Dictionary of Geographic Information Systems by Tasha Wade and Shelly Sommer
A to Z GIS: An Illustrated Dictionary of Geographic Information Systems

doojinsi, August 4, 2012

How to rate a book? Always tough. Frankly, I like the content of the book. I'm taking issue here with the format. I bought this book as a digital edition. I read digital editions on the Kindle reader app on my PC and my Samsung tablet and the Kindle editions work very well. This book is provided as an Adobe Digital edition. It is very poorly implemented. It is very hard to resize the edition to read it properly. The Adobe app works only on my PC, not on the tablet, so I can only read my book purchase on one of my devices. Every time the Adobe app comes up on the PC, it is the same standard size, ignoring my settings from the last time I was reading. Searching the purchase does not work well. In short, Adobe Digital Editions have a long way to go to even begin to approach the ease of use of Amazon. Why did anyone even bother implementing this book in Adobe? It was a waste and I'm very disappointed in having paid over $25 for something that works so poorly.
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