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A Brief History of Seychelles - Part 1 __ A detailed look at the history of Seychelles.  Part 2 is accessible from here. - From -

Country History - Seychelles __ You will find a collection of articles and resources about Seychelles history. - From -

History of Seychelles __ "The early (pre-European colonisation) history of Isle de Séchelles - Seychelles is unknown. Malays from Borneo, who eventually settled on Madagascar, perhaps lingered here circa 200-300 BC. Arab navigators on trading voyages across the Indian Ocean, were probably aware of the islands, although they did not settle them."  An encyclopedic article with links to additional resources. - From wikipedia -

History of Seychelles __ You will find a brief summary of Seychelles history as well as other information about the country. - illustrated - From -

History of Seychelles __ "Comprehensive online resources about the history of the country of Seychelles." - From -

History of the Seychelles __ "Geologically speaking, the islands of the Seychelles are the oldest on earth, and although they were probably passed by Polynesians and Arab merchants as early as the third century, they were left largely unexplored until the 18th century."  A general overview of Seychelles history. - From -

The History of Seychelles Flags __ History of the evolution of the Seychelles flag. - illustrated - From -

The history of the Republic of Seychelles __ You will find click-to-read articles and resources about Seychelles history. - From - 

Seychelles, a fascinating history __ You will find a multi-page history of Seychelles.  "Seychelles is a wonderful place. Baffour Ankomah looks at the history of how Britain came to run it as part of the empire, thanks to the then mysterious coco de mer fruits which grew exclusively on the islands." - From, Baffour -

Seychelles: History __ An overview of the history of Seychelles along with additional information about the country. - From -

Seychelles History __ An overview of the history of the Seychelles along with additional information about Seychelles. - From -

Seychelles History __ "In 1742 the governor of Mauritius, Mahé de La Bourdonnais, sent a ship to check out the islands. Ship's captain Picault named the main island after his governor and laid the way for the French to claim the islands 12 years later."  An overview. - From -

Seychelles History __ A brief look at Seychelles history. - From - 

Seychelles - History __ "The Portuguese explorer Vasco da Gama discovered the Seychelles Islands (then uninhabited) in 1502, and an English expedition visited the islands in 1609. The name Seychelles derives from the Vicomte des Séchelles, Louis XV's finance minister."  A general overview of Seychelles history. - From -


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