Charting the Unknown
How Computer Mapping at Harvard Became GISBook - 2006
Charting the Unknown takes readers back more than four decades to the Harvard Laboratory for Computer Graphics and Spatial Analysis where a variety if professionals converged to rethink thematic mapping, spatial analysis, and what we now call GIS. The book includes a CD that contains interviews with important figures at the Harvard Laboratory, three movies showing animated, visualization, and scanned copies of Context publications (from 1968 to 1983) describing research-related activities at the Lab.
Publisher: Redlands, Calif. : ESRI Press : Independent Publishers Group (IPG) [distributor], 2006.
Edition: First edition.
Branch Call Number: 910.285 C461
Characteristics: xiv, 218 pages : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 23 cm + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)