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British Antarctic Territory

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

Abstract

The British Antarctic Territory was established on 3 March 1962, as a consequence of the entry into force of the Antarctic Treaty, to separate those areas of the then Falkland Islands Dependencies which lay within the Treaty area from those which did not (i.e. South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands see p. 1113).

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© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1989

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  • John Paxton

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