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Select documents on the constitutional history of the British Empire and Commonwealth

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Published by Greenwood Press in New York, London .
Written in English


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Statementedited by Frederick Madden with David Fieldhouse. Vol. 4, Settler self-government, 1840-1900 : the development of representative and responsible government.
SeriesDocuments in imperial history -- 4
ContributionsMadden, Frederick, 1917-, Fieldhouse, D. K. 1925-
The Physical Object
Pagination833p. ;
Number of Pages833
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Open LibraryOL17492763M

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