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Olson, Sherry and Patricia A. Thornton. Peopling the North American City: Montreal, 1840-1900 (Montreal & Kingston: McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2011).

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Table of Contents

List of Figures

List of Tables

Acknowledgements

Credits

1. Trajectories

2. Tracking a Population

3. The Drawing Power of the City

4. The Hazards of City Living

5. The Pace of Family Formation

6. The Marriage Partnership in Context

7. Emerging Opportunities in the Urban Economy

8. Facing Risk: The Elastic Household

9. A Geography Encounter

10. City Folks in Their Rural Contexts

11. The Social Emotions and the Social Fabric

12. Toward a Dynamic of Cultural Coexistence

Appendices

A. Measures

B. Data Collection and Record Matching

C. Tables

Notes

Bibliography

Index to Persons

Index to Subjects

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