History of Micronesia

Published on : 2021 - Feb - 05

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( first published on year 1998 ).

landed on Guam in 1521, beginning two centuries of . from Spain in 1898.  

The in 1914 and in 1920 received the islands as a League of Nations mandate. U.S. forces captured the islands during World War II and, in 1947 they became part of the U.S. Trust Territory. In 1979 the islands became self-governing as the . In 1986 the  
Micronesian islands assumed free-association status with the U.S. and will become independent nations by the year 2000. 

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