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The Resource The writing on the wall, Hilda Glynn-Ward ; with an introduction by Patricia E. Roy

The writing on the wall, Hilda Glynn-Ward ; with an introduction by Patricia E. Roy

Label
The writing on the wall
Title
The writing on the wall
Statement of responsibility
Hilda Glynn-Ward ; with an introduction by Patricia E. Roy
Title variation
Writing on the wall : Chinese and Japanese immigration to BC, 1920
Creator
Contributor
Author
Writer of introduction
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Writing on the Wall is a vivid illustration of the fear and prejudice with which immigrants were regarded in the early twentieth century
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1887-1966
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Glynn-Ward, Hilda
Dewey number
813/.52
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9199.3.H64
LC item number
W75 2010
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1939-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Roy, Patricia
Series statement
Social history of Canada
Series volume
20
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chinese fiction
  • Japanese fiction
  • British Columbia
  • British Columbia
  • FICTION
  • Chinese fiction
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Japanese fiction
  • Race relations
  • British Columbia
Label
The writing on the wall, Hilda Glynn-Ward ; with an introduction by Patricia E. Roy
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Original edition published in 1921 by Sun Publishing Company, Vancouver
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover -- The writing on the wall -- An introduction -- NOTES -- Part 1 The past -- Chapter 1 Introducing one Chung Lee and another man of parts -- Chapter 2 In which Gordon Morley tells no secrets -- Chapter 3 Which introduces Lizzie Laidlaw -- Chapter 4 In which the 'Empress' unships a valuable cargo -- Chapter 5 In which a famous lawyer finds himself in a hurry -- Chapter 6 Describing a yacht and a career -- Chapter 7 In which the fish inspector sees something that makes him sit up -- Chapter 8 In which Harding comes upon a 'pleasant joke'
  • Chapter 9 In which Harding finds that two and two make fourChapter 10 In which Mrs Morley attends a reception -- Chapter 11 In which one Chinaman escapes justice and another gets a government job -- Part 2 The present (ten years after) -- Chapter 12 In which we hear of a wedding and a death -- Chapter 13 Which tells of an elopement -- Chapter 14 Showing the perspicacity of Peter McReady -- Chapter 15 Lizzie McRobbie shows an interest in 'Sockeye' and tries to buy vegetables -- Chapter 16 In which there are many rumors and a few facts
  • Chapter 17 In which Rose's nose is put out of joint and a man reaches the last stagesChapter 18 In which we meet Chung Lee again as a winner -- Chapter 19 In which the lieutenant-governor is confronted by a choice -- Part 3 The future -- Chapter 20 In which positions are reversed -- Chapter 21 In which yellow wins -- Chapter 22 In which many things are made clear
Control code
903968495
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxi, 148 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442627628
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt123dbpt
  • 21e87643-49a2-4873-a66d-00ba11c5892a
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)903968495
Label
The writing on the wall, Hilda Glynn-Ward ; with an introduction by Patricia E. Roy
Publication
Note
Original edition published in 1921 by Sun Publishing Company, Vancouver
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover -- The writing on the wall -- An introduction -- NOTES -- Part 1 The past -- Chapter 1 Introducing one Chung Lee and another man of parts -- Chapter 2 In which Gordon Morley tells no secrets -- Chapter 3 Which introduces Lizzie Laidlaw -- Chapter 4 In which the 'Empress' unships a valuable cargo -- Chapter 5 In which a famous lawyer finds himself in a hurry -- Chapter 6 Describing a yacht and a career -- Chapter 7 In which the fish inspector sees something that makes him sit up -- Chapter 8 In which Harding comes upon a 'pleasant joke'
  • Chapter 9 In which Harding finds that two and two make fourChapter 10 In which Mrs Morley attends a reception -- Chapter 11 In which one Chinaman escapes justice and another gets a government job -- Part 2 The present (ten years after) -- Chapter 12 In which we hear of a wedding and a death -- Chapter 13 Which tells of an elopement -- Chapter 14 Showing the perspicacity of Peter McReady -- Chapter 15 Lizzie McRobbie shows an interest in 'Sockeye' and tries to buy vegetables -- Chapter 16 In which there are many rumors and a few facts
  • Chapter 17 In which Rose's nose is put out of joint and a man reaches the last stagesChapter 18 In which we meet Chung Lee again as a winner -- Chapter 19 In which the lieutenant-governor is confronted by a choice -- Part 3 The future -- Chapter 20 In which positions are reversed -- Chapter 21 In which yellow wins -- Chapter 22 In which many things are made clear
Control code
903968495
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxi, 148 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442627628
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt123dbpt
  • 21e87643-49a2-4873-a66d-00ba11c5892a
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)903968495

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