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  • Title Understanding Map Projections
  • Author(s) Melita Kennedy (Author), Steve Kopp (Author)
  • Publisher: Esri Press
  • Paperback 116 pages
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  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1589480031
  • ISBN-13: 978-1589480032
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A map projection fundamentally impacts the mapmaking process. The book presents a clear understanding of the processes necessary to make logical decisions on selecting an appropriate map projection for a given data set.

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