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Author Lai, David Chuenyan
Title Chinatowns : Towns within Cities in Canada
Imprint Vancouver : UBC Press, 1987
©1988
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Note Intro -- Contents -- Figures -- Tables -- Plates -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- 1 Introduction -- PART ONE: CANADIAN CHINATOWNS -- 2 Entry without Restriction -- 3 Chinatowns in British Columbia -- 4 From Restriction to Exclusion -- 5 Vicissitudes of Old Chinatowns -- 6 Postwar Arrival of New Immigrants -- 7 Postwar Chinatowns -- PART TWO: VICTORIA'S CHINATOWN -- 8 The Budding Period, 1858-1870s -- 9 The Blooming Period, 1880s-1910s -- 10 The Withering Period, 1920s-1970s -- 11 The Reviving Period, 1980s -- PART THREE: CONCLUSION -- 12 Retrospect and Prospect -- Appendices -- 1 Chinese Canadians Elected to Public Office, 1957-June 1988 -- 2 Chinese Canadians Appointed to the Order of Canada, 1976-July 1988 -- 3 Chinese Canadians Awarded Honorary Citizenship, City of Victoria, 1971-June 1988 -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- X -- Y -- Z
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Lai, David Chuenyan Chinatowns : Towns within Cities in Canada Vancouver : UBC Press,c1987 9780774803090
Subject Chinese -- Canada -- History.;Chinese -- British Columbia -- Victoria -- History.;Victoria (B.C.) -- History
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