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Big Cities, New Horizons

Robert Gagnon, Université du Québec à Montréal

The 19th century witnessed transformations on a scale never before seen. Nothing was left untouched, especially in urban areas, where entire trades disappeared with the emergence of the new methods of production. Innovations in education, medicine and technology were pivotal to the changes, which touched almost every sector of urban activity.


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