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The combination of territory, capital, and technology turned migration, in part government-sponsored but overwhelmingly voluntary in inspiration, into a fundamental feature of colonial economic life and social development. 10 Expansion and the Limits of Empire Notwithstanding the enlargement of Britain's colonial possessions and their commercial value, they were never capable of satisfying more than part of Britain's needs. 11 In many parts of the globe, therefore, British trade and investment underwent striking growth, contributing crucially to metropolitan Britain's wealth and well-being.
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M. Lower, From Colony to Nation (Toronto, 1946); Donald Creighton, Dominion of the North (New York, 1944). 55 For New Zealand, see chap, by Raewyn Dalziel. In Vol. V, see chap, by James Belich. 56 See chap, by Ged Martin, esp. pp. 522, 525. 22 ANDREW PORTER States, many Australians—Queenslanders perhaps most of all—felt threatened by French, German, and American expansion in the western Pacific, and by a growing Japanese or Asian 'threat'. 58 Except when local crises necessitated appeals to Britain, there was a widespread colonial awareness of having ceased to be unequivocally British, but as yet no clear sense of something distinctive to put in its place.