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Aerial photogrammetry book with all the math

Can anyone recommend a book that hits all the math for the general situation of doing serious photogrammetry calculations on aerial photographs? Particularly an inexpensive book or one I can get ...
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Looking for an “introduction to photogrammetry” book with a well documented chapter on UAV

I would like to recommend a book for my students to learn the basis of photogrammetry. I've read "Introduction to modern photogrammetry", 2001, from Mikhaïl, Bethel and McGlone. Unfortunately, the ...
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Some remote sensing tutorials [closed]

I could use some tutorials on remote sensing, but some books provided they are free, would be useful. To be specific, tutorials on ERDAS Imagine, ENVI and other remote sensing software, general ...
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Selected Literature on coordinate transformations?

I am looking to hone my skills in the theory and the mathematicas involving the projections systems, projection transformations ( from xy to uv, φλ and vice versa). Can you share the ...
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What to do with old GIS books/manuals/etc?

We're having an office clear-out and have come across a number of old GIS paper materials. Random examples (to give a taste - there are about 20-30 in all) include: Postcodes: The New Geography ...
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What are some good introductory books or articles about Open Source GIS for students coming from an ESRI background?

I am preparing an intermediate GIS course for graduate and undergraduate students who have likely not been in touch with anything but ESRI software. It is an existing course in the curriculum that I ...
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Book for learning ArcGIS Desktop functionality?

I was wondering what book(s) is/are available for learning ArcGIS Desktop functionality. I would like to use one in conjunction with books on the theory of GIS since even though I can understand the ...
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What is the single most influential book every GIS professional should read?

If you could go back in time and tell yourself to read a specific book/text/guide/tutorial at the beginning of your career as a gis-developer, which book would it be? I expect this list to be varied ...
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Recommend text for Spatial Analyst? (ArcGIS)

Does anyone have a recommendation for a good reference/tutorial(s) on Spatial Analyst? The most recent I can find are from early to mid 2000s. Or has SA simply not changed much in 7 years? Thanks, ...
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Best Book or other Resources on the Business Benefits from GIS

I know this posting is an excellent source of info for the Top unsung business benefits for GIS. My question expands on that for any industry books related to this subject. I know there have already ...
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List of freely available GIS books

Do you know any free available books related to GIS ?
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The Best books from ESRI

Which books from ESRI Press can you recommend? Anticipate your suggestion that i should give a specific topic I just want to know what can you recommend as you like the most (can be any topic- ...
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The best GIS book! [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: GIS Pros - what lives on your bookshelf? Which book do you think is best for GIS with theoretical bases?
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Resources for learning Python programming with generic GIS goals in mind?

In your opinion, what is the best book/site to learn Python with GIS goals in mind? By "best", I mean: not very long (book) easy to understand (book/site) good practical examples (book/site) For ...