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The Resource Sir Robert Borden : Canada, Martin Thornton, (electronic resource)

Sir Robert Borden : Canada, Martin Thornton, (electronic resource)

Label
Sir Robert Borden : Canada
Title
Sir Robert Borden
Title remainder
Canada
Statement of responsibility
Martin Thornton
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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MiAaPQ
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Thornton, Martin
Dewey number
327.092
LC call number
F1033.B76
LC item number
.T467 2010eb
Series statement
  • Makers of the Modern World
  • Haus Histories
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  • Borden, Robert Laird
  • Prime ministers
  • Canada
Summary expansion
Sir Robert Borden was Plenipotentiary of Canada at the Peace Conference. With the Versailles Treaty ratified by the Canadian Parliament, Borden largely believed his work was done. He retired as Prime Minister in 1920. Although Borden died in 1937, the great legacy for Canada that derived from Borden's attitudes towards the role of the Dominions in international affairs was the drive towards a constitutional recognition of Canada's international position. Canada's control of its own foreign policy was finally confirmed in a declaration by Arthur Balfour in 1926 and the Statute of Westminster in 1931 that created the British Commonwealth of Nations. Borden helped to produce a Canada with an autonomous and independent foreign policy, the seeds of this work led to the growth of a vigorous foreign policy for Canada within a United Nations and its specialised agencies
Label
Sir Robert Borden : Canada, Martin Thornton, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
OCM1bookssib024480678
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9781905791842
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2016. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssib024480678
Label
Sir Robert Borden : Canada, Martin Thornton, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
OCM1bookssib024480678
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9781905791842
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2016. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssib024480678

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