Guide to the Contemporary Commonwealth by W. David McIntyre
Look inside with Google Book Preview
Guide to the Contemporary Commonwealth
By W. David McIntyre

A Guide to the Contemporary Commonwealth

By (author) See other recent books by W. David McIntyre
Format: Paperback

Normal Price: $115.85
Your Price: $104.27 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $11.59! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $5.21 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available, ships in 8-11 days, Not for Xmas



Guide to the Contemporary Commonwealth by W. David McIntyre

Book Description

This guide seeks to meet the need, often expressed in the 1990s, for an assessment of the Commonwealth. It has a succinct section on its historical background and gives attention symbols and to the "People's Commonwealth" of voluntary organizations, sports and business. It highlights critical questions of balance that have emerged between the relative roles of governments and official agencies, voluntary associations, and private business.

Buy Guide to the Contemporary Commonwealth book by W. David McIntyre from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.


Book Details

ISBN: 9780333963104
ISBN-10: 0333963105
Format: Paperback
(216mm x 140mm x 15mm)
Pages: 275
Imprint: Palgrave Macmillan
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Publish Date: 11-Jul-2001
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions...


Books By Author W. David McIntyre

Winding Up the British Empire in the Pacific Islands by W. David McIntyre Winding Up the British Empire in the Pacific Islands, Paperback (October 2016)

The first detailed account - based on recently-opened archives - of when, how, and why the British Government changed its mind about giving independence to the Pacific Islands.

Britannic Vision by W. David McIntyre Britannic Vision, Hardback (April 2009)

Shows the role of historians in making 'Dominion' status, which combined autonomy with unity and provided the peaceful route by which Canada, Australia and New Zealand gained their independence within the British Commmonwealth of Nations, while South Africa, the Irish Free State and India, also Dominions, chose to become republics.

British Decolonisation, 1946-1997 by W. David McIntyre British Decolonisation, 1946-1997, Paperback (September 1998)

Following World War II and after nearly four centuries of colonial activity, the British relinquished their empire in a little over 20 years. In this study, the author narrates the sequence of decolonization, summarizes the historical controversies and considers how events unfolded.

Background to the ANZUS Pact by W. David McIntyre Background to the ANZUS Pact, Hardback (December 1994)

This is the final volume in a trilogy on the stategic history of the Antipodean Empire. This study contains a detailed analysis of the strategic planning during the early years of the Cold War and the diplomatic negotiations leading up to the treaty signed in 1951.

» View all books by W. David McIntyre

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Guide to the Contemporary Commonwealth book by W. David McIntyre and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review


Author Biography - W. David McIntyre

W. DAVID MCINTYRE OBE is Emeritus Professor of History at the University of Canterbury, New Zealand. Author of twelve books on Commonwealth and New Zealand history which include Colonies into Commonwealth, (1966), and British Decolonization, (1998), he was also Correspondent for the New Zealand International Review.

Boomerang Bucks close

For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.

Recent books by W. David McIntyre close
Winding Up the British Empire in the Pacific Islands by W. David McIntyre
Winding Up the British Empire in the Pacific Islands by W. David McIntyre
Britannic Vision by W. David McIntyre
British Decolonisation, 1946-1997 by W. David McIntyre
Background to the ANZUS Pact by W. David McIntyre
»
BoomerangBooks.com.au close