Author: 
Mary Murphy
Reviewer: 
Peggy Pascoe

Pascoe on Murphy, 'Mining Cultures: Men, Women, and Leisure in Butte, 1914-1941'

Mary Murphy. Mining Cultures: Men, Women, and Leisure in Butte, 1914-1941. Champaign: University of Illinois Press, 1997. xviii + 279 pp. $21.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-252-06569-9; $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-252-02267-8.

Reviewed by Peggy Pascoe (University of Oregon) Published on H-Urban (October, 1997)

Surviving on Stories

Author: 
Ira Robinson, Mervin Butovsky, eds.
Reviewer: 
Pierre Anctil

Anctil on Robinson and Butovsky, 'Renewing our Days. Montreal Jews in the Twentieth Century'

Ira Robinson, Mervin Butovsky, eds. Renewing our Days. Montreal Jews in the Twentieth Century. Dossier Quebec series Montreal: Vehicule Press, 1995. 192 pp. $15.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-55065-062-4.

Reviewed by Pierre Anctil (Departement d'histoire, Universite du Quebec a Montreal) Published on H-Urban (October, 1997)

Complexites et brillance du judaisme montrealais

Author: 
Jean-Luc Pinol, ed.
Reviewer: 
pierre yves saunier

saunier on Guardia and Monclus and Oyon, 'Atlas historico de ciadades europeas. I Penisula Iberica' and Pinol, 'Atlas historique des villes de France'

Manuel Guardia, Francisco Javier Monclus, Jose Luis Oyon. Atlas historico de ciadades europeas. I Penisula Iberica. Barcelona, Salvat / Centre de Cultura Contemporania de Barcelona: Hachette, 1994. xv + 335. ISBN 978-84-345-5681-2.Jean-Luc Pinol, ed. Atlas historique des villes de France. Paris: Hachette, 1996. xv + 318 pp. 395 FF (cloth), ISBN 978-2-01-235192-9.

Author: 
Richard Longsreth
Reviewer: 
Geoffrey DeVerteuil

DeVerteuil on Longsreth, 'City Center to Regional Mall'

Richard Longsreth. City Center to Regional Mall. Cambridge Mass.: MIT Press, 1997. xxxi + 504 pp. $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-262-12200-9.

Reviewed by Geoffrey DeVerteuil (Department of Geography, University of Southern California) Published on H-Urban (October, 1997)

Los Angeles and Commercial Geography

Author: 
Stephen Graham, Simon Marvin
Reviewer: 
Mustafa Dikec

Dikec on Graham and Marvin, 'Telecommunications and the City: Electronic Spaces, Urban Places'

Stephen Graham, Simon Marvin. Telecommunications and the City: Electronic Spaces, Urban Places. London and New York: Routledge, 1996. xvii + 434 pp. $59.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-415-11903-0; $220.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-415-11902-3.

Reviewed by Mustafa Dikec (Middle East Technical University--University of Pennsylvania) Published on H-Urban (October, 1997)

Author: 
Davison M. Douglas
Reviewer: 
Wayne J. Urban

Urban on Douglas, 'Reading, Writing & Race: The Desegregation of the Charlotte Schools'

Davison M. Douglas. Reading, Writing & Race: The Desegregation of the Charlotte Schools. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1995. xii + 357 pp. $27.50 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8078-4529-5; $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-2216-6.

Reviewed by Wayne J. Urban (Georgia State University) Published on H-Urban (October, 1997)

A Tale of One City

Author: 
Sally M. Miller
Reviewer: 
Chloe Carroll-Burke

Carroll-Burke on Miller, 'Race, Ethnicity, and Gender in Early Twentieth-Century American Socialism'

Sally M. Miller. Race, Ethnicity, and Gender in Early Twentieth-Century American Socialism. New York and London: Garland Publishing, 1996. xvi + 303 pp. $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8153-1163-8.

Reviewed by Chloe Carroll-Burke (University of Michigan) Published on H-Urban (October, 1997)

Diversity and the Socialist Party in America

Author: 
Kenneth W. Goings, Raymond A. Mohl, eds.
Reviewer: 
Henry L. Taylor

Taylor on Goings and Mohl, 'The New African American Urban History'

Kenneth W. Goings, Raymond A. Mohl, eds. The New African American Urban History. Thousand Oaks, Calif.: Sage Publications Inc., 1996. xviii + 381 pp. $64.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7619-0309-3; $89.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7619-0308-6.

Reviewed by Henry L. Taylor (SUNY-Buffalo) Published on H-Urban (October, 1997)

The New African American History?: A Review

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