The design of a multi-media map-store/surrogate travel information system
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Published by Defense Technical Information Center in [Alexandria, Va.] .
Written in English


  • Information storage and retrieval systems -- Maps.,
  • Information storage and retrieval systems -- Audio-visual materials.,
  • Information storage and retrieval systems -- Cartography.

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Statementby Robert N. Kraft, Dennis M. Buede, and John F. Patterson.
SeriesAD-A099 402
ContributionsBuede, Dennis M., Patterson, John F., Decisions and Designs, inc.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 microfiche (85 frames). --
Number of Pages85
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19253499M

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