Maphead

Author: Ken Jennings
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1439167184
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Traces the history of mapmaking while offering insight into the role of cartography in human civilization and sharing anecdotes about the cultural arenas frequented by map enthusiasts.

International Studies

Author: Sheldon Anderson
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0813350727
Size: 78.63 MB
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Geography for Life: National Geography Standards. 2nd ed. Washington, DC:
National Geographic Research and Exploration. Gewin, V. 2004. “Mapping
Opportunities.” Nature 247: 376–77. Hu, Winnie. 2011. “Geography Report Card
Finds Students Lagging.” New York Times, July 19. http://www.nytimes.com/2011/
07/20/education/20geography.html. Jennings, Ken. 2011. Maphead: Charting the
Wide, Weird World of Geography Wonks. New York: Scribner. Johnston, R. J.
2010.

Plotted

Author: Andrew DeGraff
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 1936976862
Size: 48.25 MB
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The Map as Art: Contemporary Artists Explore Cartography. Princeton
Architectural Press, 2010. A follow-up to You Are Here, Harmon extends her map
collection and adds 360 new renderings by various artists, with their
commentaries on how they construct and perceive their maps. Jennings, Ken.
Maphead: Charting the Wide, Weird World of Geography Wonks. Scribner, 2012.
Best known for his record-breaking run on Jeopardy!, Jennings takes us around
the world to show us how ...

Crossing Borders

Author: Harry I. Chernotsky
Publisher: CQ Press
ISBN: 154430997X
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Ken Jennings, Maphead: Charting the Wide, Weird World of Geography Wonks (
New York: Scribner Books, 2011). Ken Jennings, the trivia expert who won
seventy-four consecutive times on the television game show Jeopardy, explores
the world of “map nerds,” who, like himself, are obsessed with how geography is
mapped. Naomi Klein, This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. The Climate (
New York: Simon & Schuster, 2015). Naomi Klein puts forward a forceful case for
reducing ...

Geofusion

Author: Norbert Csizmadia
Publisher: Norbert Csizmadia via PublishDrive
ISBN:
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JENNINGS, Ken (2011): Maphead: Charting the Wide, Weird World of Geography
Wonks. New York, Scribner, 276. HELLER, Steven – LANDERS, Rick (2014):
Raw Data: Infographic Designers' Sketchbooks. London, Thames & Hudson.
KRUM, Randy (2012): Cool Infographics: Effective Communication with Data
Visualization and Design (1. kiadás). New York, Wiley, 220. LANKOW, Jason –
CROOKS, Ross – RITCHIE, Josh (2012): Infographics: The Power of Visual
Storytelling.

The Map Thief

Author: Michael Blanding
Publisher: Gotham Books
ISBN: 1592408176
Size: 19.88 MB
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Draws on exclusive interviews with confessed rare-map thief E. Forbes Smiley to document his high-stakes experiences with mercenary explorers and mapmakers, offering insight into the cutthroat map trade while investigating allegations of ...

Un Mapa En La Cabeza

Author: Ken Jennings
Publisher: Grupo Planeta (GBS)
ISBN: 8434404885
Size: 15.18 MB
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Título original: Maphead. Charting the wide, weird, world of geography wonks
Publicado originalmente por Scribner, división de Simon & Schuster, Inc. 1.a
edición: septiembre de 2012 © 2011: Ken Jennings © 2012 de la traducción:
Jorge Paredes Derechos exclusivos de edición en español reservados para todo
el mundo y propiedad de la traducción: © 2012: Editorial Planeta, S. A. Avda.
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