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Duran Z., Garagon D. & Toz G. (2004). Web-based multimedia GIS for historical sites. Proceedings of the XX-th ISPRS Congress “Geo-Imagery Bridging Continents”, 35(85), 434-438. Istanbul, Turky: International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, Technical Commission V.

Gregory, I.N. & Ell P.S. (2007). Historical GIS: Technologies, methodologies and scholarship. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Kraak, M.J. & He, N. (2009). Organizing the neo-geography with annotated space-time paths. Proceedings of the 24th International Cartographic Conference, 15-21 November 2009 (pp. 10-11). Santiago, Chile: International Cartographic Association.

Kraak, M.J. & Ormeling F. (2011). Cartography visualization of spatial data. New York: Guildford Press. [Web of Science]

MacEachren, A.M. & Kraak M.J. (2001). Research Challenges in Geovisualization. Cartography and Geographic Information Science, 28(1), 3-12.

Minister of Culture (2003). About the monuments protection and the care of monuments. Warsaw: Journal of Laws on 23 July 2003, No. 162, entry 1568.

Minister of Culture (2004). W sprawie prowadzenia rejestru zabytków, krajowej, wojewódzkiej i gminnej ewidencji zabytków oraz krajowego wykazu zabytków skradzionych lub wywiezionych za granicę niezgodnie z prawem. Warsaw: Journal of Laws on 14 May 2004, No. 124, entry 1305.

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Moscicka, A. & Marzec M., (2010). Interactive map of movable cultural heritage, Geoinformation Issues, 2(1), 27-36. Warsaw: Institute of Geodesy and Cartography.

Moscicka, A. (2011). GEOHeritage - a web application providing access to the cultural heritage resources. In: A. Ruas (Eds), Proceedings of the 25th International Cartographic Conference, 3-8 July 2011, (pp. CO-315). Paris, France: International Cartographic Association.

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The "Peters" world map projection

by Achernar

I'm reading "Flattening the Earth" by John Snyder, and it confirms something I've thought for a long time. So I'm doing my part to set the record straight.
In 1973 Arno Peters claimed to have invented a perfect map projection. In fact, he didn't create it, and it's not perfect.
The class of projections that Peters' falls into (cylindrical equal-area) had been known about and used for centuries, and the one he made specifically (cylindrical equal-area with standard latitude 45°) is identical to one made in 1885 by James Gall.
This projection is equal-area, yes, but it does not, as Peters claimed, preserve angles, shapes, or distances

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7 Game of Thrones Apps That Will Get You Through the Much-awaited Winter  — Gizmodo India
.. or Winterfell, you get a dialog box, which asks you to buy more maps. Unfortunately, you can't dismiss the dialogue box, leading to the obstruction of the cartography. ..

Flagstaff's rocky lava field became a little piece of the moon  — azcentral
If American know-how could put a man on the moon, the man should bring back rocks to study. The government agreed, and in 1963, the .. Volcanoes were chosen because of the moon's volcanic history, the test site for its impact craters.

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Missing in Alaska without a trace  — Anchorage Daily News
The official version of events, according to a still active missing person's bulletin from the Alaska State Troopers is that Griffis went into the wild "to test out a survival 'cocoon' that he had invented.

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