Towns Within Cities in CanadaBook - 1988
This book is a definitive history of Chinatowns in Canada. From instantChinatowns in gold- and coal-mining communities to new Chinatowns whichhave sprung up in city neighbourhoods and suburbs since World War II,it portrays the changing landscapes and images of Chinatowns from thelate nineteenth century to the present. It also includes a detailedcase study of Victoria's Chinatown, the earliest such settlement inCanada.
Publisher: Vancouver : University of British Columbia Press, 1988
Branch Call Number: REF 971.004 LAI
Characteristics: xvi, 347 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm
Alternative Title: Chia-na-ta Hua pu fa chan shih