This book will be mostly pretty basic for anyone who is trained as a designer since it relies on standard design methodologies to display map information (as it should!). Read morePublished 16 months ago by M.C.
Pretty good, though I expected a lot more. Too much urban based mapping concepts. The printing was a little cheap looking. Still though worth buying and having on the bookshelf. Read morePublished 16 months ago by SiriusAustralian
Basic, yet very important, introduction to the rules applied in cartography. Must have for people starting with GIS and map-making. Concise and reliable source.Published 22 months ago by Prz
Great book to map aesthetically pleasing and informative maps. Has color palates to follow as well as general tips and guidelines.Published on April 18, 2013 by Sugarloafer89
the text strives to be a mapping text book but leave out the jargon surrounding a specific program. For that it is good. Read morePublished on March 28, 2013 by Daniel
I bought this book for a class I am taking. Fine for beginners, but there is not much of substance. I would have liked more technical detail.Published on November 24, 2011 by dwmerrill
This book addresses all major topics needed when considering what color to assign to a group of layers, which symbols and scales to use, how to annotate maps and how to complement... Read morePublished on October 25, 2007 by Amazon Customer