Scientia Canadensis
Canadian Journal of the History of Science, Technology and Medicine
Revue canadienne d'histoire des sciences, des techniques et de la médecine

Volume 14, Number 1-2 (38-39), Spring–Summer–Fall–Winter–Spring–Summer–Fall–Winter 1990

Table of contents (16 articles)


  1. Scientific Sovereignty: Canada, the Carnegie Institution and the Earth's Magnetism in the North
  2. Fisheries and Fundamental Science: Donald Rawson's Studies of Lake Productivity
  3. Liquefaction of Helium and the Promotion of National Science
  4. Sandford Fleming and Universal Time
  5. Merritton, Ontario: The Rise and Decline of an Industrial Corridor (ca. 1845-1939)

Book Reviews / Comptes rendus

  1. Power, The Pratt & Whitney Canada Story by Kenneth H. Sullivan and Larry Milberry, Toronto, CANAV Books, 1989. Pp 320, $40.00.
  2. La Ville électrique : Sherbrooke 1880-1988 par Jean-Pierre Kesteman, Sherbrooke, Les Editions Olivier, 1988. Pp 240.
  3. The Sackbut Blues: Hugh Le Caine, Pioneer in Electronic Music by Gayle Young, Ottawa, National Museum of Science and Technology, 1989. Pp xiv + 274, ill., $29.95. ISBN 0-660-12006-2.
  4. The Coal Coast: The History of Coal Mining in BC -- 1835-1900 by Eric Newsome, Victoria, Orca Book Publishers, 1989. Pp 195.
  5. Les Pâtes et Papiers au Québec, 1880-1980 : Technologies, travail et travailleurs, par Jean-Pierre Charland, Québec, IQRC, 1990. Pp 447.
  6. Essays in the History of Canadian Medicine edited by Wendy Mitchinson and Janice Dickin McGinnis, Toronto, McClelland and Stewart, 1988. The Canadian Social History Series. Pp 163, endnotes, selected bibliography. ISBN 0-7710-6063-7.
  7. La chirurgie à l’Hôtel-Dieu de Montréal au XIXe siècle, par Pierre Meunier, Montréal, Les Presses de l’Université de Montréal, 1989. Pp 263.
  8. The Field Naturalist: John Macoun, the Geological Survey and Natural Science by W.A. Waiser, Toronto, University of Toronto Press, 1989. Pp xxxiv + 253, ill., index. ISBN 0-8020-9. $30.00.
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