[Glorious War History of the Pearl River Delta (Siya)] 四邑光榮史戰 / Siyi guang rong shi zhan
[Glorious War History of the Pearl River Delta (Siya)] 四邑光榮史戰 / Siyi guang rong shi zhan
[Glorious War History of the Pearl River Delta (Siya)] 四邑光榮史戰 / Siyi guang rong shi zhan

[Glorious War History of the Pearl River Delta (Siya)] 四邑光榮史戰 / Siyi guang rong shi zhan

Notes: A pamphlet written and printed (by Ho Sun Hing) in Vancouver, British Columbia, in early 1940s, about Chiang Kai-Shek's military victories in the Siyi region of China, where the majority of Chinese immigrants to North America came from. The cover design is a stylized map; the frontispiece is a portrait of Chiang; and near the back are photographs of two bank checks totalling 80,000 dollars in Chinese National Currency (about US$4,000), raised by the Chinese community in Vancouver to support the Nationalist army.

The publisher, Liang Dingbang (in current transliteration style), also published the Sie Yip Current News.

Uncommon, with no copies recorded in the expected places.

60 pages.

Edition + Condition: Covers chipped, final pages stained red, thin newsprint pages tanned. Overall fair to good in stapled wrappers.

Publication: Vancouver, BC: Leong Ding Bong, [ca. 1942].

Item No: #307880

Price: $300