The Resource Metropolitan natures : environmental histories of Montreal, edited by Stéphane Castonguay and Michèle Dagenais

Metropolitan natures : environmental histories of Montreal, edited by Stéphane Castonguay and Michèle Dagenais

Label
Metropolitan natures : environmental histories of Montreal
Title
Metropolitan natures
Title remainder
environmental histories of Montreal
Statement of responsibility
edited by Stéphane Castonguay and Michèle Dagenais
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
307.7609714/28
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HT243.C22
LC item number
Q435 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
History of the urban environment
Label
Metropolitan natures : environmental histories of Montreal, edited by Stéphane Castonguay and Michèle Dagenais
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Contents
  • Contents note continued: Hinterlands: City-Country Relationships -- 11.Agriculture on the Montreal Plain, 1850-1950: Urban Market and Metropolitan Hinterland / Stephane Castonguay -- 12.Horses, Hedges, and Hegemony: Foxhunting in the Countryside / Darcy Ingram -- 13.When Bridges Become Barriers: Montreal and Kahnawake Mohawk Territory / Daniel Rueck -- 14.The Destruction of the Rural Hinterland: Industrialization of Landscapes in Beauharnois County / Louis-Raphael Pelletier
  • Machine generated contents note: Representations: Urban Cultures -- 1.The Colonial Landscapes of the Early Town / Colin M. Coates -- 2.The Herons Are Still Here: History and Place / Victoria Dickenson -- 3.Corporeal Understandings of the Industrializing Environment / Nicolas Kenny -- 4.Influenza and the Urban Environment, 1918-1920 / Magda Fahrni -- Infrastructures: Socio-Technical Systems -- 5.Surface Water in the Early Nineteenth Century / Dany Fougeres -- 6.At the Source of a New Urbanity: Water Networks and Power Relations in the Second Half of the Nineteenth Century / Michele Dagenais -- 7.Hidden Water in the Landscape: The Covered Reservoirs of Mount Royal / Susan M. Ross -- 8.The Political Ecology of Floods in the Late Nineteenth Century / Christopher G. Boone -- 9.City Streets as Environmental Grid: The Challenge of Private Uses and Municipal Stewardship / Sherry Olson -- 10.A City on the Move: The Surprising Consequences of Highways / Claire Poitras --
Control code
000046699161
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
321 p.
Isbn
9780822944027
Lccn
2011003485
Other physical details
ill., maps
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b26235754
System control number
muse0822944022

Library Locations

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