Bookmark and Share

Lynne Bowen and the story of Italians in BC

Lynne Bowen is an author and historian who has written a half dozen books on Western Canadian history. Her latest, Whoever Gives Us Bread tells the story of Italians in BC, beginning in the mid 1800's.  Through meticulous research in Canada and in Italy Lynne tells the stories of many of the individuals who made a new life in BC.
Download Flash Player to view this content.

To encourage thoughtful and respectful conversations, first and last names will appear with each submission to CBC/Radio-Canada's online communities (except in children and youth-oriented communities). Pseudonyms will no longer be permitted.

By submitting a comment, you accept that CBC has the right to reproduce and publish that comment in whole or in part, in any manner CBC chooses. Please note that CBC does not endorse the opinions expressed in comments. Comments on this story are moderated according to our Submission Guidelines. Comments are welcome while open. We reserve the right to close comments at any time.

Submission Policy

Note: The CBC does not necessarily endorse any of the views posted. By submitting your comments, you acknowledge that CBC has the right to reproduce, broadcast and publicize those comments or any part thereof in any manner whatsoever. Please note that comments are moderated and published according to our submission guidelines.