The Chameleon Crown: The Queen and Her Australian Governors

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Using previously secret government documents, The Chameleon Crown makes clear that the Australian States remained colonial dependencies of the British Crown until 1986 when the Australia Act was passed. For many decades, historians, lawyers, and politicians believed that the British governments role in advising the Queen on State matters was simply a formality. This book reveals that U.K. governments never deviated from the view that no Australian government--State or federal--had any right to advise the Crown on matters ...

The Chameleon Crown: The Queen and Her Australian Governors 2006, Federation Press

ISBN-13: 9781862876293

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