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Difference between geographical information system and computer assisted cartography?

Computer-assested cartography is mainly for cartographic production, where as GIS allows for data management, analysis and also for final cartographic production. GIS allows f (MORE)

What is thematic cartography?

Single purpose mapping which delineates the spatial distribution of a single attribute, or the relationship between several attributes. It is basically concerned with the mapp (MORE)

What is the impact of improved cartography?

The impact of improved cartography was putting two new continents, the "Americas". Vespucci was the one of the first to explore and map the coasts of this region. He published (MORE)