This how-to book was written in response to many requests from persons interested in the basic theory and process of hand drafting a land survey description. It includes is all that is required to learn basic survey plotting: step by step explanation and instructions (with illustrations) and tools: cut out protractor, multiple-scale ruler and lined graph paper. A glossary of land survey and legal terms is provided. A chapter on "CAD" (Computer Assisted Design), with a listing of software specifically designed for land survey plotting, summary of their features, websites and mailing addresses is discussed.
Neal O. Hively
2000, 8½x11, paper, illus., 66 pp.