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Geographical data handling

Symposium on Geographical Information Systems (2nd 1972 Ottawa)

Geographical data handling

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Published by International Geographical Union, Commission on Geographical Data Sensing and Processing in [Ottowa] .
Written in English


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Statementedited by R.F. Tomlinson.
ContributionsTomlinson, R. F., Commission on Geographical Data Sensing and Processing.
The Physical Object
Pagination2v
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14075261M

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