Description - Geographical Information Systems by Paul A. Longley
Since the publication of the First Edition of Geographical Information Systems in 1991, the "Big Book" of GIS has become the definitive work on the science, application and practice of GIS. This new, Abridged Second Edition of Geographical Information Systems brings this definitive reference to a whole new audience with a streamlined format including 24 diverse chapters, a new chapter by the editors covering recent developments in GIS, and the full text of the Second Edition of Geographical Information Systems, 72 chapters in all, on the accompanying CD-ROM in searchable PDF format.
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Author Biography - Paul A. Longley
PAUL A. LONGLEY is Professor of Geographic Information Science at University College London. MICHAEL F. GOODCHILD is Chair of the Executive Committee of the National Center for Geographic Information and Analysis (NCGIA), and Professor of Geography at the University of California, Santa Barbara. DAVID J. MAGUIRE is Director of Products and International at Environmental Systems Research Institute (ESRI) in California. DAVID W. RHIND is Vice Chancellor of City University, London, and former director general and chief executive of the Ordnance Survey of Great Britain.