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How to Lie with Maps
Author: Mark Monmonier,Foreword by H. J. De Blij
List Price: $15.00
Published by University of Chicago Press
Originally published to wide acclaim, this lively, cleverly illustrated essay on the use and abuse of maps teaches us how to evaluate maps critically and promotes a healthy skepticism about these easy-to-manipulate models of reality. As Monmonier show, maps not only point the way and provide information, maps lie. In fact, they must.