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Author Mackintosh, Phillip Gordon, 1960- author

Title Newspaper city : Toronto's street surfaces and the liberal press, 1860-1935 / Phillip Gordon Mackintosh
Published Toronto : University of Toronto Press, 2017
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Contents Cover; Copyright page; Contents; Figures and Table; Acknowledgments; Introduction: Contradictory City; 1 Newspaper City; 2 Farmlike City; 3 Asphalt City; 4 Discordant City; 5 Walking City; 6 Fatal City; Afterword; Appendix ; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Summary In Newspaper City , Phillip Gordon Mackintosh scrutinizes the reluctance of early Torontonians to pave their streets. Consequently, Mackintosh's study reveals the contradictory nature of newspapers and the historiographical complexities of newspaper research
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed April 17, 2017)
Subject Press -- Ontario -- Toronto -- History -- 19th century.
Press -- Ontario -- Toronto -- History -- 20th century.
Streets -- Ontario -- Toronto -- Design and construction -- History -- 19th century.
Streets -- Ontario -- Toronto -- Design and construction -- History -- 20th century.
Toronto (Ont.) -- History -- 19th century.
Toronto (Ont.) -- History -- 20th century.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
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