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Reading List

Book Reviews


* The titles marked with an asterisk are books for which I have not been able to find a review.

*10 Geographic Ideas that Changed the World
1491: New Revelations of the Americas Before Columbus
A Sand County Almanac
*A Sense of Place A Sense of Time
A River Lost: the Life and Death of the Columbia
About this Life: Journeys on the Threshold of Memory
Becoming A Geographer
Blue Highways
Cartographies of Disease
Changes in the Land: Indians, Colonists, and the Ecology of New England
Cod: A Biography of the Fish That Changed the World
Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed
Desert Solitaire
Ecological Imperialism
Fast Food Nation: The Dark Side of the All-American Meal
Five Billion Years of Global Change
Gaia: A New Look at Life on Earth
Global Outlaws: Crime, Money and Power in the Contemporary World
Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies
Hooked: Pirates, Poaching, and the Perfect Fish
In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex
Measuring America: How an Untamed Wilderness Shaped the United States . . . .
Mental Maps
*Native Science

On the Road
*Plants, Man and Life
PrairyErth (a deep map)
River Horse
*The Colonizer’s Model of the World: Geographical Diffusionism . . . .
The Death of Nature: Women, Ecology and the Scientific Revolution
The Map That Changed the World
The Omnivore’s Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals
The Outlaw Sea: A World of Freedom, Chaos, and Crime
The Places in Between
The Republic of Pirates: Caribbean Pirates and the Man Who Brought Them Down
The River at the Center of the World
*The Road to Botany Bay
The Slow Plague, A Geography of the AIDS Pandemic
The Snow Leopard
The Trial of the Cannibal Dog
The Unnatural History of the Sea
Travels with Charley: In Search of America
*Uncommon Ground: Toward Reinventing Nature
When China Ruled the Seas: The Treasure Fleet of the Dragon Throne 1405-33
Wisdom Sits in Places