The Commonwealth of Nations

  • S. H. Steinberg
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)


The British Commonwealth of Nations consists of the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, India, Pakistan, Ceylon, Ghana, Nigeria, Cyprus, Sierra Leone, Tanganyika, Jamaica, Trinidad and Tobago, Uganda, Zanzibar, Kenya; the Federation of Malaysia; the Colonies and Protectorates; and the Territories under Trusteeship.


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© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1964

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. H. Steinberg
    • 1
  1. 1.The Royal Historical SocietyUK

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