In maps three things are required: First to show the latitude and longitude of places, which is done by drawing a certain number of meridians and parallels of latitude: Secondly, the she of the countries must be exhibited as accurately as possible; for rea accuracy cannot be obtained by pro'ection, because the map is on a plane surface, where as the earth is glo ular: Thirdly, the bearings of places, and their dis tances from each other must be show.
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Publisher - Forgotten Books
Language - English
Author(s) - Adriano Balbi
Published Date - August 27 2019
ISBN - 9780260055774
Dimesions - 22.9 x 15.2 x 3.3 cm
Page Count - 566
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