Maps on CD-ROM
We are pleased to now carry OziExplorer GPS Mapping Software. This is
interactive, raster image, trip planning and moving map software which allows
the user to add waypoints, routes and tracks to the map by simple point and
click and then download these to a GPS.
SoftMap: Ontario Topo Maps on CD-ROM
Vol. 1 Southern Ontario
Vol. 2 Upper Ontario East
Vol. 3 Lake Superior North
Vol. 4 Upper Ontario West
Each contains 1:50,000 topographic maps of regions of Ontario. Also contains
software, which enables you to navigate seamlessly and continuously between
maps; quickly locate the place you are looking for; measure travel distances
and much more.
Produced by SoftMap Technologies Inc., 2000.
Each volume: $69.95
Covers the area from Burlington to Clarington, Lake Ontario to Lake Simcoe.
Features include multiple zoom levels, detailed street maps, road maps and
interactive key maps; look up street names, points of interest; draw a route or
measure distances; print; copy and paste a map into other applications.
Produced by MapArt Publishing, 2000
Beginning early in the nineteenth century, thousands of Canadian boys, some as
young as eight, laboured underground - driving pit ponies along narrow
passageways, manipulating ventilation doors, and helping miners cut and load
coal at the coalface. Shows the rapid maturity of the boys and their role in
Written by Robert McIntosh. Published by McGill-Queen's University Press, 2000.
With engaging historical accounts of the first canoeists, detailed explanations
of boat building and more than 80 illustrations and photographs, the idea of
the canoe and the role it has played in shaping North American culture is
explored in fascinating detail.
Written by Jim Poling, Sr. Published by Key Porter Books, 2000.
Devoted to travelers with a taste for the unique, this easy-to-use guide will
help you discover the hidden places in British Columbia that most tourists miss
- unsung, unspoiled, and out-of-the-way finds that liven up a week's vacation,
a day trip, or an afternoon.
Written by Tricia Timmermans. Published by Globe Pequot Press, 2000.