John Adams has been collecting and telling Victoria’s stories for many years. He is widely recognized as Victoria’s foremost authority on the city’s dark past and haunted present.
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John Adams’ long-awaited book Chinese Victoria is now available for purchase. A cultural feast, including hundreds of photos, the book charts the “long and difficult journey” of Victoria’s Chinese community
Over two decades in the making, Chinese Victoria: A Long and Difficult Journey explores the lives of people who shaped Canada’s oldest Chinatown. The most comprehensive resource on Victoria’s Chinatown to-date, this beautifully illustrated book includes over 800 photographs, 60 maps, and other images. This book focusses on BC’s capital city, but skillfully places Victoria’s Chinese community amongst broader provincial, national and transnational issues.
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