Urban History Review
Revue d'histoire urbaine

Volume 23, Number 1, November 1994

Table of contents (17 articles)


  1. Le « boom » des immeubles d’appartements à Montréal de 1921 à 1951
  2. Les stratégies fiscales municipales et la gestion de l’agglomération urbaine : le cas de la Ville de Montréal entre 1910 et 1965
  3. The Political Geography of Water Provision in Paris, Ontario, 1882–1924
  1. Contributors / Collaborateurs

Debate / Débat

Book Reviews / Comptes rendus

  1. Seccombe, Wally. Weathering the Storm: Working-Class Families from the Industrial Revolution to the Fertility Decline. London: Verso, 1993. Pp. vii, 286. Bibliography, index. $65.00 (cloth)
  2. Crocker, Ruth Hutchinson. Social Work and Social Order: The Settlement Movement in Two Industrial Cities, 1889–1930. Urbana and Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 1992. Black and white photographs, bibliography, index. US $39.95 (cloth) / Stadum, Beverly. Poor Women and their Families: Hard-Working Charity Cases, 1900–1930. Albany, NY: State University of New York Press, 1992. Pp. xxviii, 235. Index. US $16.95 (paper)
  3. Kennedy, Elizabeth Lapovsky, and Madeline D. Davis. Boots of Leather, Slippers of Gold: The History of a Lesbian Community. New York and London: Routledge, 1993. Pp. xvii, 434. 16 black and white plates, bibliography, index. $37.50 (Cloth)
  4. Morris, Jonathan. The Political Economy of Shopkeeping in Milan, 1886–1922. (Past and Present Publications). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1993. Pp. xv, 31. Bibliography, index. US $64.95 (cloth)
  5. Teaford, Jon C. Cities of the Heartland: The Rise and Fall of the Industrial Midwest. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1993. Pp. xii, 300. 22 black and white plates, tables, notes, index. $39.95 cloth
  6. McLoughlin, Brian J. Shaping Melbourne's Future? Town Planning, the State and Civil Society. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1992. Pp. xiv, 261. 6 black and white plates, 22 maps, 4 diagrams, 6 tables, bibliography, index. $69.95
  7. Schwartz, Joel. The New York Approach: Robert Moses, Urban Liberals and Redevelopment of the Inner City. Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 1993. Pp. xxiii, 375. Illustrations, maps, tables, index. US $35.00
  8. Spencer, Elaine Glovka. Police and the Social Order in German Cities: The Düsseldorf District, 1848–1914. DeKalb: Northern Illinois University Press, 1992. Pp. xvi, 245. 8 tables. US$ 32.50
  9. Garner, John S., dir. The Company Town: Architecture and Society in the Early Industrial Age. New York et Oxford, Oxford University Press, 1992. iii, 245 p. 104 figures, bibliographie, index. 55,95 $ (can.) [cartonné]
  10. Landers, John. Death and the Metropolis: Studies in the Demographic History of London, 1670–1830, (Cambridge Studies in Population, Economy and Society in Past Time, Peter Laslett, Roger Schofield, E.A. Wrigley and Daniel Scott Smith, eds.). Cambridge: University Press, 1993. Pp. xxiii, 408. 107 graphiques, 7 cartes, 69 tableaux, bibliographie, index. $64.95 (US), (relié toile)
  11. Aminzade, Ronald. Ballots and Barricades: Class Formation and Republican Politics in France 1830–1871. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1993. Pp xiv, 321. Illustrations, bibliography, index. $49.50 (cloth) $18.95 (paper)

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