Gretchen N. Peterson
For the Love of Cartography
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Books for the Love of Cartography
A coloring book for adults
City maps featuring real building and road outlines at scale, in the correct local map projections for therapeutic coloring.
Available at Amazon in the US, Amazon in the UK, and elsewhere.
QGIS Map Design
Co-authored with Anita Graser
Learn how to use QGIS to take cartographic products to the highest level. Step-by-step instructions for modern print maps using the latest QGIS long-term release. This second edition looks as though it may become a best seller at LocatePress, just like the first edition.
Available at Amazon and LocatePress.
A Guide to Effective Map Design
The third edition of a bestseller, this book focuses on map design theory and technique and constitutes a comprehensive introductory course.
Available at Routledge and elsewhere. Rent or buy the enhanced eBook here.
Colors, Typography, Patterns
Like a cheat-sheet for cartography. Comprised of three sections that build from the individual map components of colors and typography up to the comprehensive techniques of layout patterns.
Available at Amazon and elsewhere. Universities and conferences may order in bulk directly through the author or via the Ingram catalog.
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Fonts and Icons
Web Maps, Animations, and Software Engineering