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dc.contributor.authorEllis, Richard Hugh
dc.date.available2019-02-26T02:58:20Z
dc.date.copyright1968
dc.identifier.citationEllis, R. H. (1968). Sir George Grey’s petitions to the Colonial Office over the abolition of the provinces (Thesis, Master of Arts). University of Otago. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/10523/9002en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10523/9002
dc.description.abstract[...] To my mind the most interesting aspect of history is the clash between two strong characters. One of the classic examples in New Zealand history of such a clash is between Sir George Grey and the Marquis of Normanby. In this essay I deal only with the conflict over the Abolition of the Provinces, that is from November 1874 to November 1876. With this I couple Sir George Gre’s despatches to the Colonial Office concerning the Abolition of the Provinces, and this ties in a third point that I touch on briefly, namely the question of whether Sir George Grey really wished Provincialism to continue for Provincialism’s sake, or whether he was merely motivated by personal ends in trying to save his 1852 Constitution. [...] [Extract from Prefatory Note]en_NZ
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dc.publisherUniversity of Otago
dc.titleSir George Grey's petitions to the Colonial Office over the abolition of the provincesen_NZ
dc.typeThesisen_NZ
dc.date.updated2019-02-26T02:57:57Z
thesis.degree.disciplineHistoryen_NZ
thesis.degree.nameMaster of Artsen_NZ
thesis.degree.grantorUniversity of Otagoen_NZ
thesis.degree.levelMastersen_NZ
otago.openaccessOpenen_NZ
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