French West Indies


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French West Indies:

see West IndiesWest Indies,
archipelago, between North and South America, curving c.2,500 mi (4,020 km) from Florida to the coast of Venezuela and separating the Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico from the Atlantic Ocean.
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In the Caribbean, the most frequent areas of acquisition (59% of all reported cases) were the French West Indies including Martinique, Guadeloupe, Saint-Barthelemy, and Saint-Martin.
Pitre (urology department, University of the French West Indies and Guiana) and from the Center for Analytical Research and Technology (University of LiAege, Belgique) conducted a research programme of 709 consecutive incident cases of prostate cancer and 723 controls without prostate cancer to test the hypothesis.
I'VE just returned from a week's holiday to St Barth's in the French West Indies.
St Martin and St Barthelemy, two islands in the French West Indies, are favourites with the stars.
However, there should have also been inclusion of a study on the vibrant slave trade in the French West Indies and the role of the Dutch in the ignominious trafficking of slaves.
Regulatory approval is also pending for Digicel's proposed acquisition of Bouygues Telecom Caraibe, a wireless operator in the French West Indies.
A graduate in French and Spanish, Miriam was running a hotel in the French West Indies when she learned of Sir Alan's search for an apprentice.
The 26-year-old claimed first place in the Route du Rhum race after crossing the finish line in Guadaloupe, French West Indies.
The 26-year-old came first in the Route du Rhum race crossing the finish line in Guadaloupe, French West Indies, at 2.
Cendrillon introduces young readers to the native culture and Creole language of the French West Indies, with a simple narrative about how love, faith, perseverance and divine intervention can overcome evil.
Leggy Jerry looked sensational in a skimpy floral bikini as she clung to multi-millionaire Tim during a break on the jet set isle of St Bart's in the French West Indies.
But, until the April deal, European countries favored their former banana-producing colonies like Jamaica, the Canary Islands, Madeira and French West Indies over those of Central America.