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Geographers: Biobibliographical Studies, Volume 34 by Hayden Lorimer,Charles W. J. Withers

By Hayden Lorimer,Charles W. J. Withers

quantity 34 of Geographers: Biobibliographical Studies beneficial properties 8 essays that jointly reveal geographers' assorted scholarly engagement with the preparation in their topic. There are actual geographers (a Frenchman and an Englishman, either geomorphologists), a British ancient geographer, a French colonial geographer, a Russian explorer-naturalist of significant Asia and Tibet, a British-born yet long-time Australian resident and pupil of India, Pakistan, and the Pacific international, an American regionalist and eugenicist, and a Scots-born long-time American resident, one of many world's top Marxist geographers and concrete theorists. both yet otherwise devoted to geography's many specialisms, those matters splendidly remove darkness from the vibrancy – and the contradictions – in the back of the dwelling of geographical lives.

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