The Commonwealth

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


The Commonwealth is a free association of the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, India, Pakistan, Ceylon, Ghana, Nigeria, Cyprus, Sierra Leone, Jamaica, Trinidad and Tobago, Uganda, Kenya, Malaysia, Tanzania, Malawi, Malta, Zambia, The Gambia, Singapore, Guyana, Botswana, Lesotho, Barbados, Mauritius, Swaziland, Tonga, Western Samoa, Nauru and their dependent territories.


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© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1971

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  • John Paxton

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