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British Commmonwealth

Frank Hawkins Underhill

British Commmonwealth

an experiment in co-operation among nations.

by Frank Hawkins Underhill

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Published by Published for the Duke University Commonwealth-Studies Centter by Duke U.P;Cambridge U.P .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesDuke University,Durham.(N.C.).Commonwealth ;Studies Center.Lectures
The Physical Object
Pagination127p.,21cm
Number of Pages127
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18829650M

  Thus, in , the British Commonwealth of Nations was founded under the Statute of Westminster with five initial members - the United Kingdom, Canada, the Irish Free State, Newfoundland, and the Union of South Africa. (Ireland permanently left the Commonwealth in , Newfoundland became part of Canada in , and South Africa left in due to apartheid but rejoined in as . Historical use Rome. Translations of Roman writers' works to English have on occasion translated "Res publica", and variants thereof, to "the commonwealth", a term referring to the Roman state as a d. The Commonwealth of England was the official name of the political unit (de facto military rule in the name of parliamentary supremacy) that replaced the Kingdom of England (after the.

Origin. The term the Commonwealth of Nations originated in Lord Rosebery was on a visit to Australia in At Adelaide he said that over a period of time a number of colonies of the British Empire will become free and many may become more independent. He further said that all of these countries would then become the Commonwealth of Nations. Search for Judges who have been accredited as philatelic, literature, or chief judges by the Committee on Accreditation of National Exhibitions and Judges (CANEJ) or have registered as an apprentice judge.

(Special Announcement) The Abbey is no longer open for public worship, general visiting or private prayer. Meanwhile, the community of Abbey clergy are continuing to worship and pray, in . The Commonwealth is a voluntary association of 54 independent and equal sovereign states. The Commonwealth is home to billion people and includes both .


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