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Rhodesia

  • John Paxton
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)

Abstract

Prior to Oct. 1923 Southern Rhodesia, like Northern Rhodesia, was under the administration of the British South Africa Company. In Oct. 1922 Southern Rhodesia voted in favour of responsible government. On 12 Sept. 1923 the country was formally annexed to His Majesty’s Dominions, and on 1 Oct. 1923 government was established under a governor, assisted by an executive council, and a legislature.

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© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1971

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