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Pests in the City: Flies, Bedbugs, Cockroaches, and Rats by Dawn Day Biehler, reviewed on H-Net Reviews: 

“This book is undeniably a significant addition to the burgeoning literature in urban ecologies and animal geography. It is a fascinating read and I learned a tremendous amount about the role of animals in urban histories.…By so thoroughly melding together the notions of race, class, gender, place, and the nonhuman, Biehler demonstrates how inseparable human-animal relationships are in the urban setting.” Read the full review here.

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