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The British Empire-Commonwealth

Charles F. Mullett

The British Empire-Commonwealth

its themes and character; a plural society in evolution.

by Charles F. Mullett

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Published by Service Center for Teachers of History in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Commonwealth countries.
    • Subjects:
    • Commonwealth countries.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesService Center for Teachers of History. Publication no. 36
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA18 .M77 1961
      The Physical Object
      Pagination37 p.
      Number of Pages37
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5824748M
      LC Control Number61011871

      The British Empire and Commonwealth Games were held in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, from 30 July to 7 August These were the first games since the name change from British Empire Games took effect in It was at these games that the "Miracle Mile" took place between Roger Bannister and John Landy at Empire was the first time Host city: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Kendle, John, British Empire-Commonwealth, Melbourne, Cheshire,

      Historically, the Commonwealth was an evolutionary outgrowth of the British traditional British policy of allowing considerable self-government in its colonies led to the existence by the 19th century of several dependent states that were populated to a significant degree by Europeans accustomed to forms of parliamentary rule and that possessed large . : The British Empire and Commonwealth: A Short History () by Kitchen, Martin and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at /5(7).

      The British Empire was an extraordinary and paradoxical entity. North America, Africa, South and Southeast Asia and Australasia and innumerable small islands and territories have been fundamentally shaped - economically, socially and politically - by a nation whose imperial drive came from a bewildering mixture of rapacity and moral zeal, of high-mindedness and Author: Martin Kitchen.   The Commonwealth is ultimately a voluntary organisation – unlike, obviously, the empire – and its members choose to stay. At the end of the empire, only Burma, Aden and the Republic of Ireland did not.


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