In This Review

The Development of the Legislative Council, 1606-1945
The Development of the Legislative Council, 1606-1945
By Martin Wight
Faber, 1946, 187 pp.

This is the opening volume in a projected series of "Studies in Colonial Legislatures" edited by Miss Margery Perham under the auspices of Nuffield College at Oxford. Mr. Wight has admirably succeeded in summarizing the constitutional development of the colonial empire.