Pages of Pages of H1301 Unit 1 Lecture Three class 2008 [7]

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British Empire at mid-century: Popularity of “British Empire”: – Protection against French / Indians Benefits of trade / prosperity • Universal Jury System in practice – No coordinated policy or direction from London – Navigation acts seldom enforced / enforceable Rule from London – Under George I and II, 1714 ~ 1760 “Whig Aristocracy” • Royal appointees were absent, bribable and directionless • Imperial affluence and contentment
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Unformatted text preview: In America, local assemblies filled governmental vacancy Colonial legislatures saw themselves as mini Parliaments Sovereign substituting Governor for Crown Contiguous settlement Coastal and Intra-colonial trade cooperation 1754 Albany Plan PA, MD, NY, MA met to jointly conclude a treaty with Indians and common govt Unit 1 lecture 3 Hollinger 1301 7...
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This note was uploaded on 09/20/2008 for the course HISTORY 1301 taught by Professor Hollinger during the Fall '08 term at Tarrant County.

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