Urban History Review
Revue d'histoire urbaine

Volume 18, Number 3, February 1990

Table of contents (17 articles)


  1. Studying Cities in their Context
  2. "Said to be a very honest Jew": The R. G. Dun Credit Reports and Jewish Business Activity in Mid-19th Century Montreal
  3. Twin City Ethnopolitics: Urban Rivalry, Ethnic Radicalism and Assimilation in the Lakehead, 1900-70
  1. Contributors

Short Articles / Textes plus court

Book Reviews / Comptes rendus

  1. Fingard, Judith. The Dark Side of Life in Victorian Halifax. Porters Lake, Nova Scotia: Pottersfield Press, 1989. Pp. 224. 14 black and white plates, 3 black and white illustrations, 2 maps. $16.95
  2. McCann, Larry ed., People and Place: Studies of Small Town Life in the Maritimes. Fredericton, New Brunswick: Acadiensis Press, 1987. Pp. 263. Maps, black and white photographs, graphs. $10.95 (paper)
  3. Argersinger, Jo Ann E., Toward a New Deal in Baltimore: People and Government in the Great Depression. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1989. Pp. xix, 284
  4. McGahan, Peter. Crime and Policing in Maritime Canada: Chapters from the Urban Records. Fredericton: Goose Lane Editions Ltd., 1988. Pp. 246. Illustrations. $14.95, (paper)
  5. Russo, David J., Keepers of Our Past: Local Historians Writing in the United States, 1820s-1930s. Westport: Greenwood Press, 1988. Pp. xiv, 281. Index
  6. Morrison, Daniel., "Trading Peasants" and Urbanization in Eighteenth-Century Russia: The Central Industrial Region. Garland Series of Outstanding Dissertations, William H. McNeill, Gen. Ed., New York and London: Garland, 1987. Pp. 415
  7. Galishoff, Stuart., Newark: The Nation's Unhealthiest City, 1832-1895. New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 1988, Pp. xii, 260. Tables, maps, index. $38.00 (U.S.)
  8. Kirsch, George B., The Creation of American Team Sports: Baseball and Cricket, 1838-72. Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 1989. Pp. xiv, 227. 13 black and white plates. $27.50 (U.S.)
  9. Newell, Dianne and Greenhill, Ralph., Survivals: Aspects of Industrial Archaeology in Ontario. Erin, Ont: Boston Mills Press, 1989. Pp. 225. Illustrations, select bibliography, and index. $39.50
  10. Welsted, John Everit, John, and Stadel, Christoph, eds. Brandon: Geographical Perspectives on the Wheat City. Regina: Canadian Plains Research Centre, University of Regina, 1988. Pp. xv, 224. 33 figures, 16 plates, 10 tables

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