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


Grenada became an independent nation within the Common wealth on 7 Feb. 1974. Grenada was formerly an Associated State under the West Indies Act, 1967. The 1973 Constitution was suspended in 1979 following a revolution.


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Further Reading

  1. Davidson, J. S., Grenada: A Study in Politics and the Limits of International Law. London, 1987Google Scholar
  2. Gilmore, W.G., The Grenada Intervention: Analysis and Documentation. London, 1984Google Scholar
  3. Hodge, M. and Searle, C. (eds) Is Freedom We Making. Govt. Information Service, 1981Google Scholar
  4. O’Shaughnessy, H., Grenada: Revolution, Invasion and Aftermath. London, 1984Google Scholar
  5. Page, A., Sutton, P. and Thorndike, T., Grenada and Invasion. London, 1984Google Scholar
  6. Searle, C., Grenada: The Struggle against Destabilization. London, 1983Google Scholar
  7. Searle, C. and Rojas, D. (eds) To Construct from Morning. Grenada, 1982Google Scholar
  8. Sinclair, N., Grenada: Isle of Spice. London, 1987Google Scholar
  9. Thorndike, T., Grenada: Politics, Economics and Society. London, 1985Google Scholar
  10. Wheaton, P. and Sunshine, C. (eds) Grenada: The Peaceful Revolution. Washington, 1982Google Scholar

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