Maps and symbols

by J. C. Gagg

Publisher: Blackwell in Oxford

Written in English
Published: Pages: 62 Downloads: 77
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Edition Notes

Statementillustrations by Kathleen Gell.
SeriesBlackwell"s learning library; no.16
The Physical Object
Pagination62p.,ill.,21cm
Number of Pages62
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18772056M

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Topographic map symbols. Interpreting the colored lines, areas, and other symbols is the first step in using topographic maps. Features are shown as points, lines, or areas, depending on their size and extent. For example, individual houses may be shown as small black squares.

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