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Canada and the British Empire$
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Phillip Buckner

Print publication date: 2010

Print ISBN-13: 9780199563746

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: October 2011

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199563746.001.0001

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Canada and the ‘Third British Empire’, 1901–1939

Canada and the ‘Third British Empire’, 1901–1939

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(p.87) 5 Canada and the ‘Third British Empire’, 1901–1939
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Canada and the British Empire
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John Herd Thompson

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199563746.003.0005

This chapter examines relations between Canada and the British Empire during the period from 1901 to 1939. Canada's formal constitutional ties to Britain were slim and for all practical purposes Canada governed itself domestically. Though Britain theoretically controlled Canada's external affairs, Canada made its own decisions about the extent to which it would participate in British international initiatives. The most obvious connection with Britain was with the Crown, and this was with the mourning of Canadian of the death of Queen Victoria.

Keywords:   Canada, British Empire, constitutional ties, Canadian history, Queen Victoria

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