November 22, 2017

Today in History: The Solomon Islands

Today in History–July 7–the Library of Congress features the Solomon Islands, which became an independent nation on this day in 1978.  Learn more about  and this far-out place by visiting the Today in History section, then click the links below to access more related resources.

Solomon Islands background information Places in the News

Solomon Islands country profile BBC

Solomon Islands timeline BBC

Solomon Islands maps

Solomon Islands image set

Solomon Islands historical newspaper coverage

U.S. legislation related to the Solomon Islands

Global Legal Monitor: Solomon Islands

Guide to Law Online: Solomon Islands

More World Spotlight primary source collections

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