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Every month the AAG compiles a list of newly-published books in geography and related fields. Some are selected for review in the AAG Review of Books. Anyone interested in reviewing these or other titles should contact the Editor-in-Chief, Kent Mathewson (kentm [at] lsu [dot] edu). Listed below are the books received from publishers in the last month.

September 2018

Across Oceans of Law: The Komagata Maru and Jurisdiction in the Time of Empire by Renisa Mawani (Duke University Press 2018)

Antarctica: Earth’s Own Ice World by Michael Carroll and Rosaly Lopes (Springer 2019)

Atmospheric Things: on the Allure of the Elemental Envelopment by Derek P. McCormack (Duke University Press 2018)

Between the Plough and the Pick: Informal, Artisanal, and Small-Scale Mining in the Contemporary World by Kuntala Lahiri-Dutt (ed.) (Australian National University Press 2018)

Black Spaces: African Diaspora in Italy by Heather Merrill (Routledge 2018)

Climate Wars: What People Will Be Killed For in the 21st Century by Harald Weizer (Polity Press 2017)

Collectives in the Spanish Revolution by Gaston Leval (PM Press 2018)

Decolonizing Extinction: The work of Care in Orangutan Rehabilitation by Juno Salazar Parreñas (Duke University Press 2018)

Defiant Earth: The Fate of Humans in the Anthropocene by Clive Hamilton (Polity Press 2017)

Doreen Massey: Critical Dialogues by Marion Werner, Jamie Peck, Rebecca Lave, and Brett Christophers (Agenda Publishing 2018)

The End of the Cognitive Empire: The Coming of Age of Epistemologies of the South by Boaventura de Sousa Santos (Duke University Press 2018)

Experimental Practice: Technoscience, Alterontologies, and More-Than-Social Movements by Dimitris Papadopoulos (Duke University Press 2018)

Fish Town: Down the Road to Louisiana’s Vanishing Fishing Communities by J. T. Blatty (University of Virginia Press 2018)

Handbook on the Geographies of Power by Mat Coleman and John Agnew (eds.) (Edward Elgar Publishing 2018)

Handbook on the Geographies of Regions and Territories by Anssi Paasi, John Harrison, and Martin Jones (eds.) (Edward Elgar Publishing 2018)

A History of America in 100 Maps by Susan Schulten (University of Chicago Press 2018)

Lévi-Strauss: A Biography by Emmanuelle Loyer (Polity 2018)

Migrants and City Making: Dispossession Displacement and Urban Regeneration by Aye Çaglar and Nina Glick Schiller (Duke University Press 2018)

Performing Animals: History, Agency, Theater by Karen Raber and Monica Mattfeld (eds.) (The Pennsylvania State University Press 2017)

The Promise of Infrastructure by Nikhil Anand, Akhil Gupta, and Hannah Appel (eds.) (Duke University Press 2018)

Rhetorics Haunting the National Mall: Displaced and Ephemeral Public Memories by Roger C. Aden (ed.) (Lexington Books 2018)

Rooster Town: The History of an Urban Metis Community, 1901–1961 by Evelyn Peters, Matthew Stock, and Adrian Werner (University of Manitoba Press 2018)

The Scramble for the the Poles: The Geopolitics of the Artic and Antartic by Klaus Dodds and Mark Nuttall (Polity Press 2015)

Sites Unseen: Uncovering Hidden Hazards in American Cities by Scott Frickel and James R. Elliot (Russell Sage Foundation 2018)

Stolen City: Racial Capitalism and the Making of Winnipeg by Owen Toews (ARP Books 2018)

Upstream: Trust Lands and Power on the Feather River by Beth Rose Middleton Manning (The University of Arizona Press 2018)

The Wake of the Whale: Hunter Societies in the Caribbean and North Atlantic by Russell Fielding (Harvard University Press 2018)