GEODESY FOR THE LAYMAN


TABLE OF CONTENTS

FRONT MATTER

PREFACE

INTRODUCTION

CHAPTERS:

I History of Geodesy
II Figure of the Earth
III Geodetic Surveying Techniques
IV Geodetic Systems
V Physical Geodesy
VI Satellite Geodesy
VII Other Developments in Geodesy
VIII The World Geodetic System

BIBLIOGRAPHY

APPENDIX, Spherical Harmonics


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