Book Review: The companion species manifesto: dogs, people, and significant otherness

@article{Nast2005BookRT,
  title={Book Review: The companion species manifesto: dogs, people, and significant otherness},
  author={Heidi J. Nast},
  journal={Cultural Geographies},
  year={2005},
  volume={12},
  pages={118 - 120}
}
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