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Sailing School Supplemental Notes
Supplemental Notes to accompany the monograph: Margaret E. Schotte, "Sailing School: Navigating Science and Skill, 1550-1800." Johns Hopkins University Press, 2019.
Nature's Past Episode 01: The Environmental History of the Don River
(Network in Canadian History and Environment, 2008-12-10)
On this pilot episode of the show, we introduce listeners to the study environmental history by speaking with Jennifer Bonnell, a graduate student at the University of Toronto who is researching the history of Toronto’s ...
Policing and Security
(Cambridge University Press, 2013)
Repression, Resistance, and Rebellion
(Oxford University Press, 2016)
Riot Control and Imperial Ideology in the Roman Empire
(Classial Association of Canada, 2007)
Ancient accounts of riots in the Roman Empire provide good evidence for elite attitudes to riot control, although not for the actual behaviour of the authorities in particular cases. They suggest that the authorities were ...
Petitions with Requests for Registration from Roman Egypt
(Journal of Juristic Papyrology, 2016-07)
Improving Nature: Remaking Stanley Park’s Forest, 1888-1931
(BC Studies, 2008)
This article examines forest policy for Stanley Park in Vancouver, British Columbia from 1888-1931. The author argues that Park Board's forest policy developed with the objective of eliminating or disguising evidence of ...
Map of the Great Epizootic, 1872-1873 (ArcGIS)
Over the course of 50 weeks, an outbreak of what was believed to be equine influenza spread from Toronto to nearly every major city in Canada and the United States, infecting an enormous population of urban horses. The ...
Review of Hölkeskamp, K.-J. Reconstructing the Roman Republic: An Ancient Political Culture and Modern Research
(Classial Association of Canada, 2011)
Review of Hölkeskamp, K.-J. Reconstructing the Roman Republic: An Ancient Political Culture and Modern Research (2010; Princeton and Oxford: Princeton University Press)