6 edition of Education and training in contemporary cartography found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographies and index.
|Statement||edited by D.R. Fraser Taylor.|
|Series||Progress in contemporary cartography|
|Contributions||Taylor, D. R. F. 1937-|
|LC Classifications||GA102.5 .E38 1985|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xx, 324 p. :|
|Number of Pages||324|
|LC Control Number||85003160|
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