West Indies

  • John Paxton
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)


The West Indies Federation, established on 3 Jan. 1958, was dissolved in Feb. 1962 after Jamaica and Trinidad had opted out of it.


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Books of Reference

  1. A Survey of Economic Potential and Capital Needs of the Leeward Islands, Windward Islands and Barbados. HMSO, 1963Google Scholar
  2. The West Indies and Caribbean Year Book. London, annualGoogle Scholar
  3. Aspinall, Sir Algernon, The Pocket Guide to the West Indies. 10th ed. London, 1954Google Scholar
  4. Aycarst, X., The British West Indies: The Search for Self-government London, 1960Google Scholar
  5. Burns, Sir Alan, History of the British West Indies. 2nd ed. London, 1965Google Scholar
  6. Mordecai, J., The West Indies London, 1968Google Scholar
  7. Parry, J. H., and Sherlock, P. M., A Short History of the West Indies. London, 1956Google Scholar
  8. Phillips, Sir F., Freedom in the Caribbean. New York, 1977Google Scholar
  9. Proudfoot, M., Britain and the United States in the Caribbean London, 1954Google Scholar

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© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1979

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  • John Paxton

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