Democracy in the dominions a comparative study in institutions. by Alexander Brady

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Paginationvii, 45 p.
Number of Pages45
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It undertakes to discuss and compare the political institutions of the four overseas Dominions, and of necessity it has related them to physical environment and social heritage.

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