First published in 1991 and revised in 1996, this third edition of The West beyond the West has been supplemented by new material bringing the book up to date. Barman's deft scholarship is readily apparent and the book demands to be on the shelf of anyone with an interest in British Columbian or Canadian history.A History of British Columbia Jean Barman ... The son of a Vernon grocer arrived from China to help build the Canadian Pacific Railway thought he had realized his childhood dream on being recruited by ... But Larry Kwong soon discovered that, unlike other team members, Consolidated Mining and Smelting a#39;wouldna#39;t give me a job because I was Chinese. ... cut the hair of Asians virtually to mid- century.
|Title||:||The West Beyond the West|
|Publisher||:||University of Toronto Press - 2007|