geography books


Maps and GIS

Geography Books

Listed here are geography related books. To suggest a book to be included on this page, please fill out this short form. Disclosure: The links below are affiliates links.  This means that Geo Lounge, at no cost to you, receives a commission when you click through and make a purchase.  These […]

Geography 101

Popular Geography Books

Listed here are some bestselling and popular geography books.  These geography books about maps, cartography, human geography, and physical geography have been popular with a general audience. The books are listed in alphabetical order by author. Got one to recommend?  Email your suggestions to editor@geolounge.com. Guns, Germs, and Steel: The […]

Human Geography

Geography of Book Bans

The banning of books and censorship for political gain is unfortunately a common practice around the world.  Wikipedia maintains an alphabetical list of banned books by government (although the list is incomplete). In 1978, Dickson Otieno, a teacher at Nyandarua High School in Kenya, was jailed for 18 months for carrying banned […]