A Primer of GIS: Fundamental Geographic and Cartographic Concepts
By: Francis Harvey
1st edition, published by Guilford Press
This book is intended for: introductory GIS class, basic or general class on digital mapping
Academic levels: beginning undergrad students,more experienced undergrad students
Nature of this book: General text book, also includes some kind of lab activities
Basic principles and explanations of the full range of relevant topics, written in an accessible and clear manner. Each chapter includes questions appropriate for lab activities too.