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Solomon Islands


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  • Variants

    • Iles Salomon
    • Iye Shelomoh
    • Solomons
    • Islas Salomón
    • So-lo-men chʻün tao
    • So-lo-men tao
    • So-lo-men
  • Additional Information

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        Country
  • Use For

  • Closely Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

  • Earlier Established Forms

  • Sources

    • found: Its Forestry Div. Solomon Islands timbers, 1976 (subdiv.)t.p. (Solomon Islands)
    • found: Yrbk. of the Commonwealth, 1977:p. 619 (Solomon Islands: the British Solomon Islands; amendment order, 1975, effective from July 1975, changed the official name of the protectorate to Solomon Islands, its protectorate status remained unchanged; self government 1/2/76)
    • found: Phone call to BGN, 11/15/78(Solomon Islands, 8°0ʹSouth, 159°0ʹEast; no other form of name)
    • found: Int. yrbk. & statesmen's WW, 1985(Solomon Islands; constit. monarchy with Queen of England as head of state; July 7, 1978 Independence Day)
    • found: Huetz de Lemps, C. Un jeune état mélanésien, 1984:t.p. (iles Salomon) p. 1, etc. (independent since 1978; capital, Honiara)
    • found: Carmela. ha-Ḳanibal ha-tarbuti, 1983:t.p. (Iye Shelomoh)
    • found: Kilpatrick, C.W. The naval night battles in the Solomons, c1987.
    • found: Queirós, P.F. Viaje a las Islas Salomón, c1990.
    • found: Fei-chi kuo, So-lo-men chʻün tao, Hsi Sa-mo-ya chʻün tao Hua chʻiao ... 1991:cover p. 4 (So-lo-men tao) p. 26, etc. (Solomon Islands; So-lo-men)
  • Editorial Notes

    • [SUBJECT USAGE: This heading is used both for works on the non-jurisdictional island group that includes Buka, Bougainville, and nearby smaller islands in Papua New Guinea and for works on the independent nation called the Solomon Islands. As a geographic subdivision, this heading is used directly.]
    • [AACR 1 form: Solomon Islands]
  • Change Notes

    • 1978-12-12: new
    • 2017-08-23: revised
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