Faroe Islands (Sheep Island) History, Travel and Tourism. Government, Economy, People and Tradition. A Book. The earliest inhabitants of the Faeroe Islands were probably Irish monks in the 600s, though there is little archeological evidence of their presence. Norse colonization, however, is well documented. Vikings found the islands in the early 800s, drove out the monks, and took over.
Falkland Islands Dispute, British and Argentina, a History. Who’s Right? A Book on Falkland Islands Dispute. Argentina and the United Kingdom’s (UK) longstanding dispute over the Falkland Islands flared up as the commemoration of the 30anniversary of the Falkland War approached.
Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas), History and Tourism. Environmental Information. Tourist attractions and Wildlife, locations and sights. A Book for history and tourism. The English navigator, John Davis, aboard the "Desire" made the first confirmed sighting of the Islands in 1592. Today the Falkland Island flag and Coat-of-Arms depict the sailing ship "Desire" along with the legend "Desire the.