The Colonial Conference and its functions with special reference to an improved means of communication throughout the Empire by Shortt, Adam

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  • Imperial federation,
  • Colonies,
  • Fédération impériale,
  • Congresses,
  • Congrès

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Statementby Adam Shortt
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 79076, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 79076
The Physical Object
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