geography books

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 Guns, Germs, and Steel: The […]

Human Geography

Geography of Book Bans

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 […]