Further British duties are repealed to modify Navigation Acts

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Historical Context Note

In an effort to develop trade, Britain modifies their Navigation Acts by repealing many of their duties. This provides equal commercial rights to all nations that reciprocate these concessions.
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Citation:
Editors. "Further British duties are repealed to modify Navigation Acts". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
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