From the Back Cover
Explore foreign cities or find every ATM in your hometown!
Map historic sites, look for a new home, or analyze trafficpatterns
Want to see the world? Forget packing, customs, and airportsecurity —with Google Earth, simply click and you're there.And it works just as well to find school districts and shortcuts inyour hometown. This guide helps you install and customize thesoftware, create specialized maps, tour almost any city on earth,and more!
Discover how to
- Locate specific businesses in any city
- Create a tour of homes for sale
- Visit historic sites in another country
- Insert your own 3D models
- Find alternate routes to work
About the Author
David A. Crowder
has authored or coauthored more than 25books, including the bestsellers Building a Web Site ForDummies
and Cliffs Notes Getting on the Internet.
Histwo most recent books were both listed as essential for all librarycollections by the magazine Library Journal.
Professor Crowder is equally at home with high technology orwith working his way through the backcountry on horseback or in adugout canoe. When he is not writing, he spends his time with hiswife Angela, wandering through villages in the Andes or frolickingin the Caribbean surf.