chapter  5
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The Power of the Past: British North America in the Second Half of the 18th Century

ByMERETE BORCH

Power is a central feature of colonialism and any study of relations between colonizer and colonized will in one way or another be a study of the agency and exercise of power. The study of the relationship between the British imperial power and the indigenous population of North America is no exception to this generalization.