British Virgin Islands
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)
The Virgin Islands were discovered by Colombus on his second voyage in 1493. The British Virgin Islands were first settled by the Dutch in 1648 and taken over in 1666 by a group of English planters.
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