[Proj] Downloads from mapserver.sara.nl

OvV_HN ovv at hetnet.nl
Sat Feb 21 13:35:30 EST 2009

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Jan Hartmann" <j.l.h.hartmann at uva.nl>
To: "PROJ.4 and general Projections Discussions" <proj at lists.maptools.org>
Sent: Saturday, February 21, 2009 3:13 PM
Subject: [Proj] Downloads from mapserver.sara.nl

> Hi folks,
> I put a few scanned and OCR-d sources that might be of interest to some
> of you at:
> http://mapserver.sara.nl/downloads
> Comments would be appreciated!

> - A scanned book from 1954 of all ellipsoids used from 1800 to 1925
> (German with a long English introduction)

The scans of the original pages 95...102 are messed up. See part 4 of the 

> - The official mathematical manual for the Napoleonic cadastre of 1804,
> scanned and OCR-ed by Google

Some pages are completely messed up. Why do they do that? The book is no 
longer copyrighted, so it can be republished in full. Probably a matter of 
incompetence? Or a twisted mind?

> Jan

Thanks anyhow for this interesting historical information!

Oscar van Vlijmen

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