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Urban History Review

Volume 17, Number 3, February 1989

Table of contents (25 articles)


  1. Paternalism and Urban Reform: An Introduction
  2. Surviving as a Widow in 19th-century Montreal
  3. Mortality Patterns and Public Health in Hamilton, Canada, 1900–14
  4. An Urban Middle-Class Calling: Women and the Emergence of Modern Nursing Education at the Toronto General Hospital, 1881-1914
  5. Éteindre le Red Light : les réformateurs et la prostitution à Montréal entre 1865 et 1925
  1. Contributors

Research Notes / Notes de recherche

Book Reviews / Comptes rendus

  1. Stansell, Christine. City of Women: Sex and Class in New York, 1789–1860. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1986. Pp. xiv, 301. Tables, index
  2. Baldwin, Douglas, and Spira, Thomas, eds. Gaslights, Epidemics and Vagabond Cows: Charlottetown in the Victorian Era. Charlottetown: Ragweed Press, 1988. Pp. vii, 207. Illustrations. $15.95 (paper)
  3. Mclntyre, W. John. Aurora: A History in Pictures. Erin: The Boston Mills Press, 1988. Pp. 144. Black and white photos. $14.95 (paper)
  4. Metcalfe, Alan. Canada Learns to Play: The Emergence of Organized Sport, 1807–1914. Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1987. Pp. 243. Illustrations. $15.95 (paper)
  5. Levitt, Cyril H. and Shaffir, William. The Riot at Christie Pits. Toronto: Lester and Orpen Dennys, 1987. Pp. xii, 305. 8 black and white plates. $26.95
  6. Holdsworth, Deryck W. The Parking Authority of Toronto, 1952–1987. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1987. Pp xii, 122. Illustrations, maps, bibliography, index
  7. Litchfield, R. Burr. Emergence of a Bureaucracy: The Florentine Patricians, 1530–1790. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 1986. Pp. xiii, 407. Illustrations, tables, bibliography, index. $47.50 (U.S.)
  8. Kramer, Lloyd S. Threshold of a New World: Intellectuals and the Exile Experience in Paris, 1830–1848. Ithaca and London: Cornell University Press, 1988. Pp. xii, 297. Illustrations, index. $31.50 (U.S.)
  9. Celik, Zeynep. The Remaking of Istanbul: Portrait of an Ottoman City in the Nineteenth Century. Seattle and London: University of Washington Press, 1987. Pp. xviii, 183. 17 maps, 103 halftones, bibliography, index. $25.00 (U.S.)
  10. Mitchell, Brian C. The Paddy Camps: The Irish of Lowell, 1821–61. Urbana and Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 1988. Pp. xi, 247. Black and white plates, maps, tables, index
  11. McCaffrey, Lawrence J.; Skerrett, Ellen; Funchion, Michael F.; and Fanning, Charles. The Irish In Chicago. Urbana and Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 1987. Pp. xi, 171. Maps, table, black and white plates, index. $19.95 (U.S.)
  12. Squires, Gregory D.; Bennett, Larry; McCourt, Kathleen; and Nyden, Philip. Chicago: Race, Class, and the Response to Urban Decline. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1987. Pp. xii, 230. Tables, maps, figures, index. $29.95 (U.S.)
  13. Huxtable, Ada Louise. Goodbye History, Hello Hamburger: An Anthology of Architectural Delights and Disasters. Washington, D.C.: The Preservation Press, 1986. Pp. 206. Index, black and white photographs. $14.95 (U.S.)
  14. Frisken, Frances. City Policy-Making in Theory and Practice: The Case of Toronto's Downtown Plan. London: University of Western Ontario Press, 1988. Pp. 101. $10.00 (paper)
  15. Berdoulay, V., et Phipps, M. 1985. Paysage et système. Ottawa, Éd. de l’Université d’Ottawa, 195 pages

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