Blog How to lie with maps

Tagged: Thoughts | Posted: Tue, Jan 18, 2005

Began reading this for the opening chapters which explain very simply, the elements that maps are made of. I needed this information for my essay on Cartography and Design, but was drawn into the other chapters, by the frequent and interesting examples and uses of maps.

Written in a direct no nonsense style, the author stresses throughout the wariness that you need to have when using maps and helps you gain a deeper understanding of maps and how we use them.

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