Volume 21, Number 2 (2006)

Table of Contents



Forest Politics: Contested Issues and Governance in Forest Management for Newfoundland’s Great Northern Peninsula
Peter R. Sinclair, Robert W. Kean
Recognizing the Commons in Coastal Forests: The Three-Mile Limit in Newfoundland, 1875-1939
Sean Cadigan
Power Tools as Tools of Power: Mechanization in the Tree Harvest of the Newfoundland Pulp and Paper Industry
Mark J. McLaughlin
The Murder of Lieutenant Lawry: A Case Study of British Naval Impressment in Newfoundland, 1794
Keith Mercer
The Language of Faith and American Exceptionalism in The Lure of the Labrador Wild
Tiffany Johnstone

Research Notes

Fogo Island and the French in Italy: A Letter from the Eighteenth-Century Atlantic World
Allan Dwyer


Un mémoire écrit par Bacqueville de la Potherie?
Caroline Ménard
"a bold scheme for ... doubling the living space of the town": The Origins of Churchill Park Garden Suburb, St. John’s, Newfoundland, 1943
C.A. Sharpe

Review Articles

The French Experience in Newfoundland and Saint-Pierre: Recent Translations
James E. Candow
The Lost Newfoundland of Memory: Three Visits
Frank Holden


James A. Tuck and Barry Gaulton, eds. Avalon Chronicles: The English in America 1497-1696.
Gerald L Pocius
Alan G. Macpherson, ed. Four Centuries and the City: Perspectives on the Historical Geography of St. John’s.
Nick Novakowski
Glen Norcliffe. Global Game, Local Arena: Restructuring in Corner Brook.
Sean Cadigan
Anthony B. Dickinson and Chesley W. Sanger. Twentieth-Century Shore-Station Whaling in Newfoundland and Labrador.
Robert Lloyd Webb
Beth Ryan. What is Invisible.
Paul Chafe
Kenneth J. Harvey. Inside.
Paul Chafe
Catherine Safer. Bishop’s Road.
Martha Wells
Ken Babstock. Airstream Land Yacht.
Patrick Warner
Wade Kearley. Let me burn like this: Prayers from the ashes.
Janet Fraser
Robin C. McGrath. Covenant of Salt.
Ruth Roach Pierson
Tom Henihan. After the Ritual.
Adam Beardsworth
Hanrahan, Maura. Tsunami: The Newfoundland Tidal Wave Disaster.
Michael Staveley

Notes and Comments

The 1929 Newfoundland Tsunami
Alan Ruffman, Violet Hann