Acknowledged author Jack C. McCormac wrote Surveying comprising 400 pages back in 2012. Textbook and etextbook are published under ISBN 0470496614 and 9780470496619. Since then Surveying textbook received total rating of 3.5 stars and was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price of $44.13 or rent at the marketplace.
McCormac's 6th edition of Surveying provides a basic overview to help readers understand and communicate with surveyors. New features include more applications in engineering areas such as environmental, transportation, geotechnical, construction; more applications to GIS and GPS; added coverage of Geomatics, including setting up data to do analysis and make decisions; and more examples and increase number of homework problems.