Map Books of 2021

Here are the map- and cartography-related books that, to my knowledge, have been published or are scheduled to be published in 2021. This page will be updated throughout the year as I receive new information. To suggest a book for this list, please contact me.

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February

Children's World Atlas (cover)Children’s World Atlas
Arcturus, 15 Feb 2021 | ages 8+
Amazon (Canada, UK) | Bookshop

Better Data Visualizations (cover)Better Data Visualizations: A Guide for Scholars, Researchers and Wonks
by Jonathan Schwabish
Columbia University Press, 9 Feb 2021
Amazon (Canada, UK) | Bookshop

Mapping America's National Parks (cover)Mapping America’s National Parks
by the U.S. National Park Service
Esri Press, 16 Feb 2021 (ebook)
Amazon (Canada, UK)

March

Digital Mapping and Indigeneous America (cover)Digital Mapping and Indigenous America
edited by Janet Berry Hess
Routledge, 31 Mar 2021
Amazon (Canada, UK) | Bookshop

The Times Mini Atlas of the World, 8th Edition (cover)The Times Mini Atlas of the World (8th Edition)
HarperCollins, 4 Mar 2021
Amazon (Canada, UK) | Bookshop

April

The Life and Times of Jo Mora: Iconic Artist of the American West
by Peter Hiller
Gibbs Smith, 20 Apr 2021
Amazon (Canada, UK) | Bookshop

Mapping America's National Parks (cover)Mapping America’s National Parks
by the U.S. National Park Service
Esri Press, 20 Apr 2021 (paperback)
Amazon (Canada, UK) | Bookshop

Mapping Fairy-Tale Space: Pastiche and Metafiction in Borderless Tales
by Christy Williams
Wayne State University Press, 27 Apr 2021
Amazon (Canada, UK) | Apple BooksBookshop

May

Imaging and Mapping Eastern Europe (cover)Imaging and Mapping Eastern Europe: Sarmatia Europea to Post-Communist Bloc
by Katarzyna Murawska-Muthesius
Routledge, 11 May 2021
Amazon (Canada, UK) | Bookshop

Times Reference Atlas of the World (cover)The Times Reference Atlas of the World (9th Edition)
HarperCollins, 13 May 2021
Amazon (Canada, UK) | Bookshop

June

The Power of Maps and the Politics of Borders (cover)The Power of Maps and the Politics of Borders
Transactions of the American Philosophical Society 110 (4)
American Philosophical Society Press, 26 Jun 2021
Amazon (UK)

August

Mapping Travel (cover)Mapping Travel: The Origins and Conventions of Western Journey Maps
by Jordana Dym
Brill, 26 Aug 2021
Amazon (Canada, UK) | Bookshop

Thematic Mapping (cover)Thematic Mapping: 101 Inspiring Ways to Visualise Empirical Data
by Kenneth Field
Esri Press, 31 Aug 2021 (ebook)
Amazon (Canada, UK)

September

Atlas of the InvisibleAtlas of the Invisible (cover, UK edition)
by James Cheshire and Oliver Uberti
Particular Books, 2 Sep 2021 (U.K. edition)
Amazon (Canada, UK) | Bookshop

October

Mapping Nature Across the Americas (cover)Mapping Nature Across the Americas
edited by Kathleen A. Brosnan and James R. Akerman
University of Chicago Press, 19 Oct 2021
Amazon (Canada, UK) | Bookshop

November

Encounters in the New World (cover)Encounters in the New World: Jesuit Cartography in the Americas
by Mirela Altic
University of Chicago Press, 19 Nov 2021
Amazon (Canada, UK) | Bookshop

Atlas of the Invisible (cover, US edition)Atlas of the Invisible
by James Cheshire and Oliver Uberti
W. W. Norton, 9 Nov 2021 (U.S. edition)
Amazon (Canada, UK) | Bookshop

Announced for 2022

The Quarantine Atlas (cover)The Quarantine Atlas
by Laura Bliss
Black Dog & Leventhal, 5 Apr 2022
Amazon (Canada) | Bookshop