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Pacific island bastions of the United States.

Herold J. Wiens

Pacific island bastions of the United States.

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Published by Van Nostrand .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesSearchlight books;no.4
The Physical Object
Pagination127p.,21cm
Number of Pages127
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21739919M


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sovereignty to other Pacific islands, and new defense responsibilities Format: Paperback. The United States Miscellaneous Pacific Islands is an obsolete term used to collectively describe Baker Island, Howland Island, Jarvis Island, Kingman Reef, and Palmyra Atoll, all of them territories.

Name ambiguity. The umbrella term Pacific Islands may take on several meanings. Sometimes it refers to only those islands covered by Oceania. In some common uses, the term "Pacific Islands" refers to the. A tiny Pacific island called Palmyra Atoll has, for the past 55 years, been America’s last incorporated territory.

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They know about it, they may have traveled to it, they appreciate artifacts. Series: Histories of the American frontier. Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index. Material Type: book Language: english Subjects: Pacific Area -- Relations -- United States.

United States -. “I really am amazed that a judge sitting on an island in the Pacific can issue an order that stops the president of the United States from what appears to be clearly his statutory and Author: Charlie Savage.

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The outlying territories and areas of the United States include: in the Caribbean Basin, Puerto Rico (a commonwealth associated with the United States) and the Virgin Islands of the United States. The United States has been a major player in the post–World War II domination and control of various island groups.

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