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The Resource Pinpoint : how GPS is changing technology, culture, and our minds, Greg Milner

Pinpoint : how GPS is changing technology, culture, and our minds, Greg Milner

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Pinpoint : how GPS is changing technology, culture, and our minds
Title
Pinpoint
Title remainder
how GPS is changing technology, culture, and our minds
Statement of responsibility
Greg Milner
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Pinpoint tells the story of GPS, a scientific marvel that enables almost all modern technology--but is changing us in profound ways,"--Amazon.com
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Milner, Greg
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Global Positioning System
  • Global Positioning System
Label
Pinpoint : how GPS is changing technology, culture, and our minds, Greg Milner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: The Whisper from Space -- Part I: Calculating Route -- 1. Tupaia Goes Home -- 2. The When and the Where -- 3. Global Reach, Global Power -- 4. Ranging the Perfect Beet -- Part II: You Have Arrived -- 5. Death by GPS -- 6. The Hornet's Nest -- 7. Better Living Through Tracking -- 8. Return from Mid-Ice -- 9. Tied Together (40.74375° N 73.9835° W) -- Epilogue: Direction Home -- Notes -- Acknowledgments -- Index
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xx, 316 pages
Isbn
9780393089127
Isbn Type
hardcover
Lccn
2016007083
System control number
  • (OCoLC)944014235
  • (OCoLC)ocn944014235
  • 788655
Label
Pinpoint : how GPS is changing technology, culture, and our minds, Greg Milner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: The Whisper from Space -- Part I: Calculating Route -- 1. Tupaia Goes Home -- 2. The When and the Where -- 3. Global Reach, Global Power -- 4. Ranging the Perfect Beet -- Part II: You Have Arrived -- 5. Death by GPS -- 6. The Hornet's Nest -- 7. Better Living Through Tracking -- 8. Return from Mid-Ice -- 9. Tied Together (40.74375° N 73.9835° W) -- Epilogue: Direction Home -- Notes -- Acknowledgments -- Index
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xx, 316 pages
Isbn
9780393089127
Isbn Type
hardcover
Lccn
2016007083
System control number
  • (OCoLC)944014235
  • (OCoLC)ocn944014235
  • 788655

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