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Urban History Review
Revue d'histoire urbaine

Volume 13, Number 2, October 1984

Table of contents (22 articles)


  1. Town Fathers and Urban Continuity: The Roots of Community Power and Physical Form in Hamilton, Upper Canada in the 1830s
  2. The Role of Suburban Government in the City-Building Process: The Case of Notre Dame de Grâces, Quebec, 1876-1910
  3. Nineteenth Century Corporate Welfare: Municipal Aid and Industrial Development in Saint-Jean, Quebec, 1848-1914

Research Notes / Note de recherche

  1. The Development of Victoria as a Retirement Centre
  1. Bibliography: Recent Publications Relating to Canada's Urban Past / Bibliographie: Publications récentes en histoire du Canada urbain
  2. Contributors
  3. Notes and Comments: Urban History Review Prize / Prix de la Revue d'histoire urbaine; Conferences; Publications; Municipal Archives; Windsor Public Library

Book Notes / Notes bibliographiques

Book Reviews / Comptes rendus

  1. Rowat, Donald C., ed. Urban Politics in Ottawa-Carleton: Research Essays. Ottawa: Department of Political Science, Carleton University, 1983. 2nd edition. Pp. 230
  2. English, John and Kenneth McLaughlin. Kitchener: An Illustrated History. Waterloo: Wilfrid Laurier University Press, 1983. Pp. xv, 259. Tables, maps, illustrations. $11.95 paper; $19.95 cloth
  3. Barrett, Paul. The Automobile and Urban Transit: The Formation of Public Policy in Chicago, 1900-1930. Technology and Urban Growth Series. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1983. Pp. 295. Biographical note, index. $34.95 U.S.
  4. Parot, Joseph John. Polish Catholics in Chicago, 1850-1920: A Religious History. DeKalb, Illinois: Northern Illinois University Press, 1981. Pp. xvii, 298. Illustrations. $22.50 U.S. / Keil, Helmut and John B. Jentz, eds. German Workers in Industrial Chicago, 1850-1910: A Comparative Perspective. DeKalb, Illinois: Northern Illinois University Press, 1983. Pp. viii, 252. Illustrations. $22.50 U.S.
  5. Boyer, M. Christine. Dreaming the Rational City: The Myth of American City Planning. Cambridge, Massachusetts: The MIT Press, 1983. Pp. xii, 330. Tables. $27.50 U.S.
  6. Dannenbaum, Jed. Drink and Disorder: Temperance Reform in Cincinnati from the Washington Revival to the WCTU. Champaign, Ill.: University of Illinois Press, 1984. Pp. xii, 236. $22.50 U.S. / Noel, Thomas J. The City and the Saloon: Denver, 1858-1916. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1982. Pp. xiii, 131. Illustrated, bibliography, index. $16.50 U.S.
  7. Duis, Perry R. The Saloon: Public Drinking In Chicago and Boston, 1880-1920. Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 1983. Pp. 303. Illustrations, figures
  8. Teaford, Jon C. The Unheralded Triumph: City Government in America, 1870-1900. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1984. Pp. xi, 365. Tables, index. $28.50 cloth; $14.95 paper, U.S.
  9. Deagan, Kathleen. Spanish St. Augustine: The Archaeology of a Colonial Creole Community. New York: Academic Press, 1983. Pp. xxii, 317. Tables, figures, appendices, index. $39.50 U.S.
  10. Waller, P.J. Town, City, and Nation: England 1850-1914. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1983. Pp. 339. $14.25
  11. Daunton, M. J. House and Home in the Victorian City: Working Class 1850-1914. London: Edward Arnold, 1983. Illustrated. $65.00 U.S.
  12. Wynot, Edward D. Jr. Warsaw Between the Wars: Profile of the Capital City in a Developing Land, 1918-1939. Boulder, Col.: East European Monographs, 1983. Pp. viii, 375
  13. Diefendorf, Barbara. Paris City Councillors in the Sixteenth Century: The Politics of Patrimony. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1983. Pp. 351. $27.20
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