Vancouver's Society of Italians

By: Culos, Raymond

Price: $65.00

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Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Signed by Author; Gift notation on half title page. Some wear to top edge of dust jacket, small sticker pull damage to front free end paper. ; Signed by author on half title pages. A bright, solid book, dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; B&W Photographs; 11.10 X 8.60 X 1 inches; 224 pages; "At the turn of the twentieth century, immigrants came to Canada primarily because of need, and to provide a better living" (Foreword) They worked many jobs, everything from miner to lumberjack to fishermen. This is the story of those Italians who settled in Vancouver, enriching its history, opening the restaurants they are known for, creating charities, serving in the wars and entering into Society, becoming respected citizens.

Title: Vancouver's Society of Italians

Author Name: Culos, Raymond

Categories: Canada, Ethnology,

Edition: 1st

Publisher: Madeira Park, BC, Harbour Publishing: 1998

ISBN Number: 1550171887

ISBN Number 13: 9781550171884

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 18053

Keywords: Italy Vancouver italian