Antigua and Barbuda

  • Barry Turner
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)


Antigua and Barbuda make up the island nation of the Lesser Antilles in the Eastern Caribbean. Most of the population is descended from African slaves brought in during colonial times to work on sugar plantations.


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Further Reading

  1. Berleant-Schiller, Riva, et al., Antigua and Barbuda. [Bibliography] ABC-Clio, Oxford and Santa Barbara (CA), 1995Google Scholar
  2. Nicholson, Desmond, Antigua, Barbuda and Redonda: A Historical Sketch. St John’s, 1991Google Scholar

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© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2005

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