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Topographic mapping performs a simple and critical function in the huge box of cartography. lately, this kind of mapping has develop into a little bit overlooked and on hand literature is generally limited to info in regards to the programmes of person international locations usually awarded within the kind of monographs. Topographic maps are crucial instruments to be used in improvement tasks, source exploitation, the making plans of development, infrastructure and activity. additionally they provide special representation of the relative levels of improvement of components inside of a panorama and are therefore targeted in demonstrating the cultural prestige of a rustic. This publication is the second one of 3 volumes and provides info and examples of topographic maps from relevant and South the US and Africa. the knowledge provided for every state involves a textual content, together with a quick historical past of the advance of topographic mapping, geodetic facts, map scales and sequence, in addition to extracts of maps and index sheets illustrating the current prestige of map insurance inside of that kingdom. there's presently no different paintings utilising the process followed in assembling this stock

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