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  Anguilla - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Anguilla is the most northerly of the Leeward Islands in the Lesser Antilles, and is an internally self-governing British overseas territory.
First colonized by English settlers in 1650, Anguilla was incorporated into a single British dependency along with the neighbouring islands of Saint Kitts and Nevis in the early 19th century, much to the objections of many Anguillans.
Anguilla is a collection of flat and low-lying islands and cays of coral and limestone in the Caribbean Sea, east of Puerto Rico.
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 Anguilla Districts
Anguilla's population censuses were taken on 1960-04-07 (data not available), 1974-04-17, 1984-04-10, 1992-04-13, and 2001-05-09.
At the beginning of the 20th century, Anguilla was part of the Leeward Islands, a British colony which consisted of five presidencies.
Anguilla seceded unilaterally on 1967-06-16 from this colony.
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 Anguilla, off shore incorporations, offshore companies, off-shore places
Anguilla is a stable society and strong democracy, peacefully governed by an Executive Council of ministers appointed from the Legislative Council of elected members, presided over by a British appointed Governor.
However, as Anguilla does not have tax laws, tax related issues are not offenses under Anguillian law, therefore tax related matters cannot be a basis for the authorization of disclosure.
Anguilla is not a typical jurisdiction which has local taxes from which it exempts specific "offshore" entities.
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 Anguilla - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Alternative meaning: Anguilla is a genus of freshwater eel (sole genus in the family).
Anguilla, or Snake Island, is the most northerly of the Leeward Islands in the Lesser Antilles, and is a British overseas territory with Queen Elizabeth II as its head of state, represented by a Governor.
The United Nations Committee on Decolonization includes Anguilla on the United Nations list of Non-Self-Governing Territories.
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 Angullia
Anguilla is a British dependent territory and is the most northerly of the Leeward Islands in the Eastern Caribbean [see map 1].
Anguilla is a flat corralline island with the highest elevation being at Crocus Hill at 213 feet above sea level.
On the question of independence for Anguilla and other British Caribbean territories, British policy is not to seek in any way to influence opinion in the territories, nor to urge them to move to independence, but to respond positively in cases where independence is the clearly and constitutionally expressed wish of the people.
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 Geography of Anguilla -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
This article describes the (Study of the earth's surface; includes people's responses to topography and climate and soil and vegetation) geography of (Type genus of the Anguillidae: eels) Anguilla.
Geography - note The most northerly of the Leeward Islands in the Lesser Antilles
Geography - external resources are available at Caribbean-On-Line.com
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/g/ge/geography_of_anguilla.htm   (360 words)

  
 ANGUILLA - Informations   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Anguilla is situated 5 milles northwest of St Martin, 70 milles northwest of St Kitt’s and 176 milles east of Puerto Rico.
Anguilla was colonised in 1650 by British settlers from St Kitt’s and was administred as part of the Leeward islands and then represented in the St Kitt’s legislative House of Assembly until 1871, when the island became part of a federation with St Kitt’s.
Anguilla finally became formally separaterd from St Kitt’s in 1980.
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 Geography Olympics -- Anguilla   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Colonized by English settlers from Saint Kitts in 1650, Anguilla was administered by Great Britain until the early 19th century, when the island - against the wishes of the inhabitants - was incorporated into a single British dependency, along with Saint Kitts and Nevis.
Anguilla United Party or AUP [Hubert HUGHES]; The United Front or UF [Osbourne FLEMING, Victor BANKS], a coalition of the Anguilla Democratic Party or ADP and the Anguilla National Alliance or ANA
Anguilla has few natural resources, and the economy depends heavily on luxury tourism, offshore banking, lobster fishing, and remittances from emigrants.
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 AllRefer.com - Anguilla (Caribbean Political Geography) - Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
In 1967 the British possessions of Anguilla, St. Kitts, and Nevis were united in the self-governing state of St. Kitts–Nevis–Anguilla, associated with Great Britain.
Anguilla, claiming political and economic discrimination, seceded in the same year and returned to British colonial rule in 1971.
A new constitution in 1982 gave Anguilla significant control over its internal affairs.
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 CBATO - Brittish Territories: Export Guide to Consumer Food Markets
Anguilla is further east of Puerto Rico and is the most northerly of the Leeward Islands.
Anguilla consists of one major island and a dependent territory, Sombrero, which is located 30 miles to the north.
In Anguilla, with the exception of a few stores planning to install scanners and the IGA's plan to put in an in-store bakery and deli, no expansion is foreseen in the supermarket industry.
www.cbato.fas.usda.gov /cfm_british.htm   (5651 words)

  
 Geography Of Anguilla   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
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 Anguilla
Anguilla was first colonized in 1650 by English settlers from St. Christopher (St. Kitts) and has since remained a British territory.
In July 1971, Anguilla became a dependency of Britain and two months later Britain ordered the withdrawal of all its troops.
Anguilla - Anguilla, island and British dependency (1995 est.
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 Phrasebase™ - Anguilla Facts and Information, Anguilla Statistics, Anguilla Facts, Anguilla Information, Countries ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Anguilla Background: Colonized by English settlers from Saint Kitts in 1650, Anguilla was administered by Great Britain until the early 19th century, when the island - against the wishes of the inhabitants - was incorporated into a single British dependency along with Saint Kitts and Nevis.
Anguilla Party Leaders: Anguilla United Movement or AUM [Hubert HUGHES]; The United Front or UF [Osbourne FLEMMING, Victor BANKS], a coalition of the Anguilla Democratic Party or ADP and the Anguilla National Alliance or ANA
Overview of the Anguilla Economy: Anguilla has few natural resources, and the economy depends heavily on luxury tourism, offshore banking, lobster fishing, and remittances from emigrants.
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 1Up Travel > Anguilla > Travel & Tourism | Tourist Guide to Anguilla
Geography of Anguilla - Highlights the location, map references, area, land boundaries, climate, natural resources, land use, natural hazards, environment, and geography of Anguilla
Government and Politics in Anguilla - Profiles the country name, government type, administrative divisions, independence, national holiday, constitution, legal system, suffrage, executive, legislative, and judicial branches, political parties and leaders, and a flag description of Anguilla.
Flags of Anguilla - Uncover the flag images and description of the flag of Anguilla.
www.1uptravel.com /international/caribbean/anguilla   (411 words)

  
 Anguilla Diary: October 8 to November 4, 2001- Anguilla News
Trick or Treat is not a tradition in Anguilla, but Halloween is an excuse for a few dress-up parties and school events.
Jerry Wilson, generally considered the chairman of the board by the AOL group, will join many of the long time Anguilla lovers and a few first time visitors who have decided from postings on the AOL board that Anguilla might just be ther perfect vacation spot for them.
Due to the events of 9/11, mail delivery to Anguilla was interrupted and submissions could not make the original deadline.
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 Anguilla Information
Commemorates the beginning of Anguilla's Revolution which began May 30th 1967.
From 8.00am locals and visitors gather at the Ronald Webster Park for the parade of all uniformed bodies and the taking of the salute by His Excellency, the Governor.
Commemorating Anguilla's separation from St. Kitts and Nevis.
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 Anguilla   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Overseas Territories and Crown Dependencies of the United Kingdom - Anguilla Bermuda British Indian Ocean Territory British Virgin Islands Cayman Islands Channel...
My Anguilla: the more this island changes, the more it remains one of the best little escapes in the Caribbean.
Recruitment season, size, and age of young American eels (Anguilla rostrata) entering an estuary near Beaufort, North Carolina.
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 DAVID R HARRIS
B.A. Oxford University (Geography); M.A. and B. Litt.
Dept. of Geography, U.C. Berkeley, Office of Naval Research Reports, 9 maps, 12 plates, 88 pp., 1960.
An Ecological Study of Antigua, Barbuda, and Anguilla.
www-geography.berkeley.edu /PeopleHistory/History/60YrsGeog/Harris,%20David.html   (1058 words)

  
 Anguilla: Selected Internet Resources (Portals to the World, Library of Congress)
For additional information about Anguilla at the Library of Congress, consult its online catalog (http://catalog.loc.gov) and the Geography and Map Reading Room homepage (http://www.loc.gov/rr/geogmap/).
(Millwood, NY: KTO Press, Research Institute for the Study of Man) 4 vols, 2193 pages, 1977.], the most important source for bibliography of books and articles concerning Anguilla is the annual Handbook of Latin American Studies (http://lcweb2.loc.gov/hlas/) produced by over 130 contributing editors under the editorship of the Hispanic Division of the Library of Congress.
Fairly detailed map of Anguilla, including the locations of hotels, beaches, and good photo opportunities.
loc.gov /rr/international/hispanic/anguilla/resources/geography.html   (218 words)

  
 Maps Of Anguilla
Geographic Guide - Anguilla - In-depth travel guide offers a map and country facts, plus information on geography, places of interest, visas, currency and transportation.
VirtualTourist.com - Map of Anguilla - Access this atlas, with a solid outline graphic of the country, plus messages and photos from other people, and a guide to lodging and dining.
World Travel Guide - Map of Anguilla - Find Anguilla in a blank map of the Caribbean and also view a close-up map of the country, with key cities and bordering nations.
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 Anguilla - Definition of Anguilla - Anguilla in Encyclopedia - DictionaryWords.net   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Anguilla - Definition of Anguilla - Anguilla in Encyclopedia - DictionaryWords.net
In 1971, two years after a revolt, Anguilla was finally allowed to secede; this arrangement was formally recognized in 1980 with Anguilla becoming a separate British dependency.
Increased activity in the tourism industry, which has spurred the growth of the construction sector, has contributed to economic growth.
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 Visitor Feedback- Anguilla Local News
Anguilla was the last on our list and everyone on the other islands told us you won't like it, really nice beaches but too flat.
We liked the geography of the island as we circled it in our small Carib airline plane.
Anguilla does indeed have many beautiful beaches, but is also isn't flat and has many nice vistas on both sides of the island.
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 Geography
These include the West Indian islands of St. Kitts, Nevis, Anguilla, Antigua, Montserrat (this group is called the Leeward Islands), Grenada, St.
But although the face of the island has been changed to some degree since then, particularly by the work of man, this description of the island's natural beauty is not unjustified today.
The student of geography will find, nevertheless, that when temperature, soil, vegetation, structure and natural resources are taken into consideration, this semi-tropical island is, from a purely geographical standpoint, an excellent habitation for human beings.
www.discoverjamaica.com /gleaner/discover/geography/geography.htm   (751 words)

  
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Mitchell, L. and Smith, R. (1989) 'The Geography of Recreation, Tourism, and Sport', in G.L. Gaile and C.J. Willmott (eds.), Geography in America.
Connell, J. 'Anguilla: The Tourist Trajectory in a Microstate'.
Mitchell, L. 'Research on the Geography of Tourism', in J.R.B. Ritchie and C. Goeldner (eds.), Travel, Tourism and Hospitality Research.
www.geog.nau.edu /tg/contents/support/v1n4refs.html   (5096 words)

  
 St. Kitts and Nevis - Atlapedia Online   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
LOCATION and GEOGRAPHY: St. Kitts-Nevis are two islands located in the northern part of the leeward group of islands in the Caribbean Sea.
In the same year Anguilla declared its independence which resulted in British military intervention and its reversion to a British dependent territory.
In 1980 Anguilla formally seceded from St. Kitts-Nevis.
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 Kids Online Resources - Countries, Islands and Territories of the World
Geography - Countries, Islands and Territories of the World - United States
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Bangladesh - History and geography, culture, language and literature.
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 The World Factbook 2000 -- Anguilla
Background: Colonized by English settlers from Saint Kitts in 1650, Anguilla was administered by Great Britain until the early 19th century, when the island - against the wishes of the inhabitants - was incorporated into a single British dependency along with Saint Kitts and Nevis.
Flag description: blue, with the flag of the UK in the upper hoist-side quadrant and the Anguillan coat of arms centered in the outer half of the flag; the coat of arms depicts three orange dolphins in an interlocking circular design on a white background with blue wavy water below
Economy - overview: Anguilla has few natural resources, and the economy depends heavily on luxury tourism, offshore banking, lobster fishing, and remittances from emigrants.
www.exportinfo.org /worldfactbook/anguilla_WFB.html   (741 words)

  
 Atlas: Anguilla
Anguilla Profile: History · Government · Economy · Population …
Anguilla: Tranquil Isle of the Caribbean by Brenda Carty and Colville Petty
Adventure Guide to the Leeward Islands: Anguilla, St. Martin, St. Barts, St. Kitts & Nevis, Antiqua & Barbuda (Serial) by Paris Permenter and John Bigley
www.infoplease.com /atlas/country/anguilla.html   (155 words)

  
 Lesser Antilles
The Lesser Antilles begin east and south of the Virgin Islands and are composed of a double arc of small islands.
The outer arc—running from Anguilla to Barbados—is made up of low, flat islands, whose limestone surface overlies older volcanic or crystalline rocks.
The Lesser Antilles are also often divided into a Leeward (northern) group and a Windward (southern) group.
www.amyglenn.com /Geography/lesser.htm   (1650 words)

  
 A Virtual Travel to Saint Kitts and Nevis
The Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis is a part of the Leeward Islands group lying about 200 miles southeast of Puerto Rico and to the north of the Windward group.
In 1816 St. Kitts, Nevis, Anguilla, and the Virgin Islands formed a single British colony.
The island of Anguilla rebelled and was allowed to secede in 1971.
www.nationsonline.org /oneworld/saint_kitts_nevis.htm   (629 words)

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