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Barbados

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

Abstract

Barbados was occupied by the British in 1627 and during its colonial history never changed hands. Full internal self-government was attained in 1961. Barbados became an independent sovereign state within the Commonwealth on 30 Nov. 1966.

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Further Reading

  1. Dann, G., The Quality of Life in Barbados. London, 1984.Google Scholar
  2. Hoyos, F. A., Barbados: A History from the Amerindians to Independence. London. 1978.—Barbados: A Visitor’s Guide. London, 1983.—Tom Adams: A Biography. London, 1988Google Scholar
  3. Potter, R. B. and Dann, G. M. S., Barbados [Bibliography], Oxford and Santa Barbara. 1987Google Scholar
  4. Worrell, D., The Economy of Barbados 1946–1980. Bridgetown, 1982Google Scholar

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© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1989

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