On the Map

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This series discusses the basic branches of cartography, from surveying and mapmaking to satellite imaging and GPS and GIS technologies, as well as the history of mapmaking. Readers will also become familiar with where map data comes from, the variety of maps available today, the purposes they serve, and the people who make them. In addition, they will learn techniques for reading and creating their own maps.

Title   ATOS Format Qty
On the Map (6 titles)
Classifying Maps 6.0
Creating Modern Maps 5.6
Mapmaking 5.3
Mapping History 5.4
Measuring the World 6.1
Reading Maps 5.4
  • New! Fall 2019
  • New! Spring 2019
Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
BISACS JNF051180, JNF058000
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Geography, Math
Copyright 2008
Division Abdo Publishing
Imprint Checkerboard Library
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Season 2008-01-01
ISBN 9781599289472, 9781617849299
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks
Dewey 526-912
Graphics Full-color photographs, Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 8 x 8