• Brian Hunter
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)


Key Historical Events. Barbados was occupied by the British in 1627. Full internal self-government was attained in 1961 and independence on 30 Nov. 1966.


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Further Reading

  1. Beckles, H., A History of Barbados: from Amerindian Settlement to Nation-State. Cambridge Univ. Press, 1990Google Scholar
  2. Hoyos, F. A., Barbados: A History from the Amerindians to Independence. 2nd ed. London, 1992.—Tom Adams: a Biography. London, 1988Google Scholar
  3. Potter, R. B. and Dann, G. M. S., Barbados [Bibliography]. Oxford and Santa Barbara (CA), 1987Google Scholar
  4. National statistical office: Barbados Statistical Service, Fairchild Street, Bridgetown.Google Scholar

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© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1996

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