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Computer maps and geographic data analysis

Kenneth J Dueker

Computer maps and geographic data analysis

an exhibit notebook

by Kenneth J Dueker

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Published by Institute of Urban and Regional Research, University of Iowa in Iowa City .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cartography -- Computer programs,
  • Geography -- Data processing,
  • Regional planning -- Research

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Kenneth J. Dueker ... [et al.]
    SeriesTechnical report ; 72
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 53 p. :
    Number of Pages53
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14519637M

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Geographic Information Analysis, Second Edition is fully updated to keep pace with the most recent developments of spatial analysis in a geographic information systems (GIS) environment. Still focusing on the universal aspects of this science, this revised edition includes new coverage on.

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anti MARBLE, D.F.,Computer Handling of Geographic Data: An Examination of Selected Geographic Information Systems.