Report on the Affairs of British North America

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Report on the Affairs of British North America
by John George Lambton
a.k.a. The Durham Report. Originated the concept of responsible government, which has directly influenced the constitutional makeup of governments in Canada, Australia, and several other former British Colonies.


Sources:


Report


on


the Affairs


of


British North America,


from


The Earl of Durham,

Her Majest's High Commissioner,

&c. &c. &c.




(Presented by Her Majesty's Command.)





Ordered, by The House of Commons, to be Printed,

11 February 1839.




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