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Magnificent Maps: Power, Propaganda and Art
Magnificent Maps: Power, Propaganda and Art
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Maps are often as much a visual art form as they are a practical tool for navigation. Of particular visual interest are display maps—maps that often used size and beauty to convey messages of regional and social status and power. Despite their... (read more)

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Georeferencing: The Geographic Associations of Information (Digital Libraries and Electronic Publishing)
Georeferencing: The Geographic Associations of Information (Digital Libraries and Electronic Publishing)
by Linda L Hill
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andlt;Pandgt;Georeferencing--relating information to geographic location--has been incorporated into today's information systems in various ways. We use online services to map our route from one place to another; science, business, and government... (read more)

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GIS for Health Organizations
GIS for Health Organizations
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Health care executives and managers will get a closer look at how to use geographic information systems (GIS) to improve patient care, better manage their facilities, and increase their market share with this book. GIS is already used to monitor the... (read more)

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Population, Economic Development, and the Environment
Population, Economic Development, and the Environment
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Prompted by growing concern about the environmental impact of high consumption levels and population growth, these interdisciplinary essays explore in depth the connections between population size and growth, environmental destruction, and poverty. The... (read more)

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Ecotourism and Sustainable Development
Ecotourism and Sustainable Development
by Martha Honey
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Ecotourism is defined as "responsible travel to natural areas which conserves the environment and improves the welfare of local people." Many see it as a panacea for developing nations-a source of clean development that can bring wealth to rural... (read more)

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Earthcam: Watching the World from Orbit
Earthcam: Watching the World from Orbit
by Terry Hope
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A follow-up to the hugely successful "Spacecam". It contains the latest available pictures from orbiting satellites and the most sophisticated scientific imaging technology on Earth. Produced in co-operation with NASA.... (read more)

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Cartographic Encounters: Indigenous Peoples and the Exploration of the New World
Cartographic Encounters: Indigenous Peoples and the Exploration of the New World
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Theres no excuse for getting lost these days—satellite maps on our computers can chart our journey in detail and electronics on our car dashboards instruct us which way to turn. But there was a time when the varied landscape of North America... (read more)

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From Resource Scarcity to Ecological Security: Exploring New Limits to Growth (Global Environment Accord Strategies for Sustainability and)
From Resource Scarcity to Ecological Security: Exploring New Limits to Growth (Global Environment Accord Strategies for Sustainability and)
by Dennis Pirages
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andlt;Pandgt;From Resource Scarcity to Ecological Security revisits the findings of The Global 2000 Report to the President -- commissioned by President Jimmy Carter in 1977 -- and presents an up-to-date overview, informed by the earlier projections, of... (read more)

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Human Geography : Places and Regions in Global Context (4TH 07 - Old Edition)
Human Geography : Places and Regions in Global Context (4TH 07 - Old Edition)
by Paul Knox
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Knox/Marston’s contemporary approach fosters awareness of current issues and developing trends from a geographic perspective. The authors give meaning to people and places by integrating compelling local, regional, and global viewpoints. By giving... (read more)

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How To Lie With Maps 2ND Edition
How To Lie With Maps 2ND Edition
by Mark S Monmonier
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Originally published to wide acclaim, this lively, cleverly illustrated essay on the use and abuse of maps teaches us how to evaluate maps critically and promotes a healthy skepticism about these easy-to-manipulate models of reality. Monmonier shows that,... (read more)

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Lost States: True Stories of Texlahoma, Transylvania, and Other States That Never Made It
Lost States: True Stories of Texlahoma, Transylvania, and Other States That Never Made It
by Michael Trinklein
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Everyone knows the fifty winners but what about the hundreds of other statehood proposals that never worked out? Lost States is a tribute to such great unrealized states as West Florida, South California, Half-Breed Tracts, Rough and Ready, and others... (read more)

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Exploring Geographic Information Systems
Exploring Geographic Information Systems
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Mapmakers: The Story of the Great Pioneer on Cartography from Antiquity to the Space Age
Mapmakers: The Story of the Great Pioneer on Cartography from Antiquity to the Space Age
by John Noble Wilford
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A comprehensive history of cartography that traces the adventures, discoveries and feats of technical ingenuity by which man has succeeded in mapping the globe, moon and the planets. Photos.... (read more)

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The National Geographic Desk Reference
The National Geographic Desk Reference
by National Geographic
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This meticulously detailed, invitingly readable reference is nothing less than a vivid portrait of our world, packed with information about the Earth and its peoples -- past and present. Highlighted by 300 illustrations, photographs, maps, charts, and... (read more)

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Fewer: How the New Demography of Depopulation Will Shape Our Future
Fewer: How the New Demography of Depopulation Will Shape Our Future
by Ben J Wattenberg
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"Fewer" tells a monumental human story, largely ignored, but which promises to starkly change the human condition in the years to come. Never before have birth and fertility rates fallen so far, so fast, so low, for so long, in so many places. Wattenberg... (read more)

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Geography Resources & Environment Volume 2
Geography Resources & Environment Volume 2
by Robert Kates
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Over the course of half a century, Gilbert F. White's work has served to shape and, in several instances, establish many of the fields that have come to be known as the environmental sciences. In this collection of original essays, a companion volume to... (read more)

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Firefly Geography Dictionary
Firefly Geography Dictionary
by Firefly Books
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A comprehensive dictionary to the major terms used in physical, human and environmental geography with over 1500 up-to-date entries and over 250 illustrations, charts and maps.... (read more)

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Harm De Blijs Geography Book a Leading
Harm De Blijs Geography Book a Leading
by Harm De Blij
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Harm de Blij’s Geography Book In a myriad of stunning ways, the Earth is changing every hour of every day. Populations mushroom in megacities from Mexico City to Calcutta. A "blizzard of the century" is preceded by a hundred-year storm and... (read more)

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Land Use and Society: Geography, Law, and Public Policy
Land Use and Society: Geography, Law, and Public Policy
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Geographica's World Reference
Geographica's World Reference
by Geographica
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The World, from Big Bang to E-commerce, is all here in this comprehensive reference. World Reference charts the transformation of the world in both space and time. Witness the origins of the universe, the formation of our planetary home, human evolution,... (read more)

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