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Cartographic grounds : projecting the landscape imaginary

Author: Jill Desimini; Charles Waldheim
Publisher: New York : Princeton Architectural Press, [2016] ©2016
Edition/Format:   Map : Atlas : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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A veritable atlas of contemporary and historical maps and techniqies that is as beautiful as it is useful

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Material Type: Atlas
Document Type: Map
All Authors / Contributors: Jill Desimini; Charles Waldheim
ISBN: 9781616893293 161689329X
OCLC Number: 1016225104
Notes: "Jill Desimini and Charles Waldheim present ten modes of cartographic representation, juxtaposing map and plan, to argue for a cross-disciplinary approach to visualization that leverages the scope of the map and the precision of the plan"--page [4] of cover.
Description: 1 atlas (271 pages) : illustrations (chiefly colour), colour maps ; 28 cm
Contents: Foreword / Mohsen Mostafavi --
Introduction: Projecting the landscape imaginary --
Notes on scale --
Sounding/spot elevation --
Isobath/contour --
Hachure/hatch --
Shaded relief --
Land classification --
Figure-ground --
Stratigraphic column --
Cross section --
Line symbol --
Conventional sign --
Afterword / Antoine Picon.
Responsibility: Jil Desimini & Charles Waldheim.

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"A compendium of centuries-old hand-drawn and page-long satellite maps, Cartographic Grounds plots the transformation of the ancient art form of mapmaking into a type of modern graphic design." - Read more...

 
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