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The Trailblazers; Indo-Canadians of British Columbia

By: Claire, Sucha Singh

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Chandrigarh, India, Tarlochan Publishers: 2013

Seller ID: 16735

ISBN: 8179146049

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Translated to English by Dr. Jagtar Singh Dhiman. A bright, solid book, dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 172 pages; This gives backgrounds and brief biographies of a number of South Asian notables in British Columbia. View more info

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Vancouver's Society of Italians

By: Culos, Raymond

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Madeira Park, BC, Harbour Publishing: 1998

Edition: 1st

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 18053

ISBN: 1550171887

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, o... View more info

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Vancouver's Society of Italians

By: Culos, Raymond

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Madeira Park, BC, Harbour Publishing: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18213

ISBN: 1550171887

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


DJ shows very light shelf wear.; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar. ; B&W Illustrations; 11.10 X 8.60 X 1 inches; 223 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. View more info