Urban History Review

Volume 8, Number 2, October 1979

Table of contents (13 articles)

  1. Okotoks: From Trading Post to Suburb
  2. Land Ownership and Urban Growth: The Experience of Two Quebec Towns, 1840-1914
  3. New Settlements Policy in British Columbia
  4. The Boosters in Boosterism: Some Calgary Examples
  5. Notes and Comments

Book Reviews

  1. Approaches to the Study of Urban Crime: A Review Article
  2. Foran, Max. Calgary: An Illustrated History. History of Canadian Cities Series, vol. 2. General Editor, Alan F.J. Artibise. Toronto: James Lorimer and Company and the National Museum of Man, 1978. Pp. 192. Illustrations, maps, notes, bibliography. $19.95 cloth. [Available in French translation as Calgary: Histoire illustrée; translated by Jean-Pierre Paillet]
  3. Piva, Michael J. The Condition of the Working Class in Toronto, 1900-1921. Ottawa: Ottawa University Press, 1979. Pp. xviii, 190. $9.00 paper
  4. Lorimer, James. The Developers. Toronto: James Lorimer and Company, 1978. Pp. xi, 307. $14.95 cloth
  5. Hareven, Tamara K. and Vinovskis, Maris A., editors. Family and Population in Nineteenth-Century America. Quantitative Studies in History Series. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 1978. Pp. xiv, 250
  6. Cook, Edward M., Jr. The Fathers of the Towns: Leadership and Community Structure in Eighteenth-Century New England. The Johns Hopkins Studies in Historical and Political Science, Ninety-fourth Series, no. 2. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1976. Pp. xviii, 273. Map, tables, appendixes, notes, bibliography, and index. $12.95
  7. Button, James W. Black Violence: Political Impact of the 1960s Riots. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 1978. Pp. xii, 179. Methodological appendices, index. $16.00
  8. Phillips, Carla Rahn. Ciudad Real, 1500-1750: Growth, Crisis and Readjustment in the Spanish Economy. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1979. Pp. 190. $16.50