Urban History Review

Volume 8, numéro 1, june 1979 Fire, Disease and Water in the Nineteeth Century City Sous la direction de John H. Taylor

Sommaire (15 articles)

  1. An Editorial

Fire, Disease and Water in the Nineteeth Century City

  1. Fire, Disease and Water in Ottawa : An Introduction
  2. "The Lumber Piles Must Go" : Ottawa's Lumber Interests and the Great Fire of 1900
  3. The Ottawa Typhoid Epidemics of 1911 and 1912 : A Case Study of Disease as a Catalyst for Urban Reform
  4. The Search for Pure Water in Ottawa: 1910-1915
  5. Disease, Fire and Water in the Nineteenth Century city : A Bibliography
  1. Notes and Comments

Book Reviews

  1. Smith, P. J., ed. Edmonton: The Emerging Metropolitan Pattern. Western Geographical Series, Volume 15. Victoria: Department of Geography, University of Victoria, 1978. Pp. xxviii, 291. Tables, figures, maps, illustrations. $4.00
  2. Evenden, L. J., ed. Vancouver: Western Metropolis. Western Geographical Series, Volume 16. Victoria: Department of Geography, University of Victoria, 1978. Pp. xxii, 277. Tables, figures, maps, illustrations. $4.00
  3. Bellan, Ruben. Winnipeg, First Century: An Economic History. Winnipeg: Queenston House, 1978. Pp. iv. 270. $12.95 Cloth, $5.95 Paper
  4. Boyer, Paul. Urban Masses and Moral Order in America, 1820-1920. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 1978. Pp. xvi, 387. $18.50
  5. Adams, Ian H. The Making of Urban Scotland. London: Croom Helm and Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 1978. Tables, figures, maps and illustrations. Pp. 303. $23.95
  6. Summerson, John. Georgian London. Cambridge, Massachusetts and London, England: The MIT Press, 1978. Illustrations. $15.00 / Altick, Richard D. The Shows of London. Cambridge, Massachusetts and London, England: Harvard University Press, 1978. $35.00
  7. Philips, David. Crime and Authority in Victorian England: The Black Country. London: Croom Helm, 1977. Pp. 321. £ 8.50
  8. Hunt, Lynn Avery. Revolution and Urban Politics in Provincial France: Troyes and Reims, 1786-1790. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1978. Pp. viii, 187. $11.50