Urban History Review

Volume 18, Number 2, October 1989

Table of contents (20 articles)

  1. Introduction

Articles  / Articles

  1. Competition's Moment : The Jitney-Bus and Corporate Capitalism in the Canadian City, 1914-29
  2. "Reckless Walking Must Be Discouraged" : The Automobile Revolution and the Shaping of Modern Urban Canada to 1930
  3. No Parking Here to Corner : London Reshaped by the Automobile, 1911-61
  4. L’automobile et l’expansion des banlieues : Le cas de Montréal, 1901-2001
  1. Bibliography: Research in Urban History 1987-1988
  2. Contributors / Collaborateurs
  3. Notes and Comments : Report on "The Nineteenth Century Canadian City: Internal Change and External Links," Edinburgh, 4-7 May, 1989

Book Reviews  / Comptes rendus

  1. Creighton, Philip. A Sum of Yesterdays: Being a History of the First One Hundred Years of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ontario. Toronto: The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ontario, 1984. Pp. 360. Illustrations
  2. Keil, Hartmut, and Jentz, John B., eds. German Workers in Chicago: A Documentary History of Working-Class Culture from 1850 to World War I. Urbana and Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 1988. Pp. 425. Preface, illustrations, index
  3. Bottles, Scott. Los Angeles and the Automobile. The Making of the Modern City. Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1987. Pp. xii, 302. Illustrations, tables, maps, index
  4. Lai, David Chuenyan. Chinatowns: Towns within Cities in Canada. Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press, 1988. Pp. xvi, 382. 41 tables, 55 figures, and 40 black and white photographs. $29.95 (cloth)
  5. Arnold, Linda. Bureaucracy and Bureaucrats in Mexico City, 1742-1835. University of Arizona Press, 1988. Pp. xii, 202. Figures, tables, index. $25.00 (U.S.)
  6. Curtis, Bruce. Building the Educational State: Canada West 1836-1871. London, Ont.: The Althouse Press, 1988. Pp. 450 / Houston, Susan E., and, Prentice, Alison. Schooling and Scholars in Nineteenth Century Ontario. Toronto: Ontario Historical Studies Series, 1988
  7. Lapalme, Georges-Émile. Pour une politique, le programme de la révolution tranquille. Montréal: VLB, 1988. Pp. 301. Black and white photographs, annexes. $18.95 (paper)
  8. Mack, Charles R. Pienza, The Creation of a Renaissance City. Ithaca and London: Cornell University Press, 1987. Pp. 250. Illustrations. $39.95 (U.S.)
  9. Fishman, William J. East End 1888: Life in a London Borough among the Labouring Poor. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1988. Pp. xv, 343. Illustrations, tables, map, index. $34.95
  10. Ebner, Michael H. Creating Chicago's North Shore: A Suburban History. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1988. Pp. xxx, 338. Bibliographical essay, notes, maps, photographs, index / Stilgoe, John R. Borderland: Origins of the American Suburb, 1820-1939. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1988. Pp. xiv, 353. Notes, bibliography, illustrations, index
  11. Fairbanks, Robert B. Making Better Citizens: Housing Reform and the Community Development Strategy in Cincinnati, 1890-1960. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1988. Pp. 243. $24.95 (U.S.)
  12. Books of Note