Book reviewed in this article:
GLOBAL DESERTIFICATION: Do Humans Cause Deserts? Edited by J. F. Reynolds and D. M. Stafford Smith.
THE NILE. By Robert O. Collins.
THE CHINESE DIASPORA: Space, Place, Mobility, and Identity. Edited by Laurence J. C. Ma and Carolyn Cartier.
NEW CHALLENGES FOR DEVELOPMENT AND MODERNIZATION: Hong Kong and the Asia-Pacific Region in the New Millennium. Edited by Yue-man Yeung.
NEW ORLEANS: The Making of an Urban Landscape. By Peirce F. Lewis.
CHARTING LOUISIANA: Five Hundred Years of Maps. Edited by Alfred E. Lemmon, John T. Magill, and Jason R. Wiese.
HISTORICAL ATLAS OF CENTRAL AMERICA. By Carolyn Hall and Héctor Pérez Brignoli.