Urban History Review
Revue d'histoire urbaine

Volume 20, Number 3, February 1992

Table of contents (15 articles)


  1. L’Arsenal fédéral de Québec 1933-1946
  2. Wartime Housing and Boarding: A Case Study of the Catharine Street North Area of Hamilton, Ontario
  3. The Homes Front: The Accommodation Crisis in Halifax, 1941-1951
  1. Contributors

Book Reviews / Comptes rendus

  1. Driedger, Leo. The Urban Factor: Sociology of Canadian Cities. Toronto; Oxford University Press, 1991. Pp. xvi, 319. Maps and figures. $19.95 (paper)
  2. Quesnel, Louise, and Belley, Serge (with the collaboration of Jacques Lévéillée). Partis politiques municipaux : Une étude de sociologie électorale. Montreal : Editions Agence d’Arc, 1991. Pp. 285. Illustrations. $36.00 (paper)
  3. McLean, Marianne. The People of Glengarry: Highlanders in Transition, 1745-1820. Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press, 1991. Pp. xiii, 285. Illustrations. $34.95 (hard)
  4. Moodie, Susanna. Voyages: Short Narratives of Susanna Moodie, ed. John Thurston. Ottawa: University of Ottawa Press, 1991. Pp. xxix, 256 / Campbell, Sandra, and Lorraine McMullen, eds., New Women: Short Stories by Canadian Women, 1900-1920. Ottawa: University of Ottawa Press, 1991. Pp. 333
  5. Owen, Carrigan D. Crime and Punishment in Canada - A History. Toronto: McClelland and Stewart Inc., 1991. Pp. 554. Tables, appendices. $24.95 (paper)
  6. Toker, Franklin. The Church of Notre-Dame in Montreal, 2nd ed. Kingston and Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 1991. Pp. xxvi, 124. 58 black & white plates, bibliography, index. $19.95 (paper) / Demchinsky, ed. Grassroots, Greystones & Glass Towers: Montreal Urban Issues and Architecture. Montréal: Véhicule Press, 1989. Pp. 220. 72 black & white illustrations, index. $15.95 (paper)
  7. Himmelfarb, Gertrude. Poverty and Compassion: The Social Ethic of the Late Victorians. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1991. Pp. xii, 466. $30.00 (U.S.)
  8. Hiss, Tony. The Experience of Place, a Completely New Way of Looking at and Dealing With Our Radically Changing Cities and Countryside. New York: Alfred A. Knopf Inc, 1990. Illustrations. $30.00 (cloth); $15.00 (paper)
  9. Hall, Thomas, ed. Planning and Urban Growth in the Nordic Countries. New York: Chapman & Hall, 1991. Pp. 271. Illustrations. $79.50 (U.S.); $99.50 (Canada)
  10. Mullins, William H. The Depression and the Urban West Coast, 1929-1933: Los Angeles, San Francisco, Seattle and Portland. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1991. Pp. ix, 176
  11. Stelter, Gilbert A., ed. Cities and Urbanization: Canadian Historical Perspectives. Toronto: Copp Clark Pitman, 1990. Pp. vii, 277. Tables, maps, illustrations

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