The Approaches To Local Self-government In British Guiana.




Longmans, Green and Co Limited in association with The Extra-Mural Department University College of the West Indies.





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8vo. 5.75 x 8.75 inches. viii + 246 pp. Bound in original blue cloth, gilt, in pictorial dust wrapper, which has a little edge wear. Slight wear to extremities and spotting of rear endpapers; otherwise a very good clean copy. Illustrated by 2 folding coloured maps and by folding plan at end. A study of the development of effective local government administration in British Guiana from the 1830s. It is well illustrated by maps and statistical appendices. Allan Young, a Guianese, worked as a Government Land Surveyor and a District Commissioner before becoming Permanent Secretary to the Ministry of Communications and Works in British Guiana, He also taught extra-mural courses for Oxford and the University College of the West Indies.

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