Weekly Book List, August 29, 2014

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ANTHROPOLOGY

Americans in Tuscany: Charity, Compassion, and Belonging by Catherine Trundle (Berghahn Books; 222 pages; $95). Explores links between charity and migration in a study of American women who have moved to the region---many to marry Italian men---and have turned to charitable activities in their effort to build local lives.

Drawn from the Ground: Sound, Sign and Inscription in Central Australian Sand Stories by Jennifer Green