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The quest for power; the lower houses of assembly in the Southern Royal colonies, 1689-1776.

Chapel Hill, Published for the Institute of Early American History and Culture at Williamsburg, Va., by the University of North Carolina Press [1963] .
ISBN 0807809004, 9780807809006

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Subjects États-Unis -- Histoire -- 1600-1775 (Période coloniale)
Georgia. Commons House of Assembly.
North Carolina. General Assembly. House of Burgesses.
South Carolina. General Assembly. Commons House.
United States -- Politics and government -- To 1775.
Virginia. General Assembly. House of Burgesses.
Description xi, 528 pages tables 24 cm
Copyright Date [1963]
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 496-504) and index.
Contents Backdrop to power. Process and pattern ; The configuration of politics -- Control over finance. Money bills ; Accounts ; Expenditures ; Paper money -- Control over the civil list. Salaries ; Fees -- Control over legislative proceedings. Membership ; Internal proceedings -- Control over executive affairs. Revenue officers ; Public works and services ; Colonial agents ; Public printers ; Military affairs ; Indian affairs ; Courts and judges ; Church offices -- The fruits of power: 1763-1776. A new status and a new challenge ; Tightening the reins: general issues ; Tightening the reins: local issues ; The ultimate issue.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)510727
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Greene, Jack P.
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