With the continuous expansion of technical capabilities and communication media, authoritative geographical names are sought for accurate reporting, geo-referencing and inclusion in geographical information systems. The present Reference Manual focuses on the technical aspects of geographical names standardization, including Romanization systems and toponymic data transfers and formats. Publishing Agency: United Nations (UN).United Nations Group of Experts on Geographical Names, United Nations. Dept. of Economic and Social Affairs. Foreword In the late 1940s, the United Nations cartographic services, through the Economic and Social Council, sought expertanbsp;...
|Title||:||Technical Reference Manual for the Standardization of Geographical Names|
|Author||:||United Nations Group of Experts on Geographical Names, United Nations. Dept. of Economic and Social Affairs|
|Publisher||:||United Nations Publications - 2007|