Geography

Geography (from Greek γεωγραφία, geographia, lit. "earth description") is a field of science dedicated to the study of the lands, the features, the inhabitants, and the phenomena of the Earth. ...more

Four Lost Cities: A Secret History of the Urban Age
Underland: A Deep Time Journey
The Address Book: What Street Addresses Reveal About Identity, Race, Wealth, and Power
Land: How the Hunger for Ownership Shaped the Modern World
Atlas of Improbable Places: A Journey to the World's Most Unusual Corners
If You Come to Earth
This Is How We Do It: One Day in the Lives of Seven Kids from around the World
Worth Dying For: The Power and Politics of Flags
The New Map: Energy, Climate, and the Clash of Nations
The Outlaw Ocean: Journeys Across the Last Untamed Frontier
My First Day
Divided: Why We're Living in an Age of Walls
The Death and Life of the Great Lakes
On Trails: An Exploration
The Year 1000: When Explorers Connected the World—and Globalization Began
Prisoners of Geography: Ten Maps That Tell You Everything You Need to Know About Global Politics
Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies
Maphead: Charting the Wide, Weird World of Geography Wonks
On the Map: A Mind-Expanding Exploration of the Way the World Looks
Paddle-to-the-Sea
Unruly Places: Lost Spaces, Secret Cities, and Other Inscrutable Geographies
The Revenge Of Geography: What the Map Tells Us About Coming Conflicts and the Battle Against Fate
Longitude: The True Story of a Lone Genius Who Solved the Greatest Scientific Problem of His Time
Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed
Atlas of Remote Islands
The Map That Changed the World: William Smith and the Birth of Modern Geology
Me on the Map
The Scrambled States of America
How the States Got Their Shapes
How I Learned Geography
Monarchs and Milkweed by Anurag AgrawalWild Migrations by Matthew J. KauffmanThe Homing Instinct by Bernd HeinrichFour Wings and a Prayer by Sue HalpernSalmon by Mark Kurlansky
Animal Migration
25 books — 6 voters
A Passage to India by E.M. ForsterHamlet, Prince of Denmark by William ShakespeareMurder in Mesopotamia by Agatha ChristieJamaica Inn by Daphne du MaurierCongo by Michael Crichton
Countries
478 books — 181 voters

Natives by AkalaThe Many-Headed Hydra by Peter LinebaughThe Awakening of Intelligence by Jiddu KrishnamurtiThe Glass Bead Game by Hermann HesseWhen China Rules the World by Martin Jacques
Akala Reads
53 books — 6 voters

The New Jim Crow by Michelle AlexanderBetween the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi CoatesThe Autobiography of Malcolm X by Malcolm XBury My Heart at Wounded Knee by Dee BrownThe Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot
Books White People Need to Read
1,143 books — 1,622 voters


Jennifer E. Smith
Hadley realises that even though everything else is different, even though there's still an ocean between them, nothing really important has changed at all. He's still her dad. The rest is just geography. ...more
Jennifer E. Smith, The Statistical Probability of Love at First Sight

Mokokoma Mokhonoana
He who is ready to die for his country is a fool. For he didn’t choose where he was born; and where he was born didn’t choose him.
Mokokoma Mokhonoana

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