What is Britain?

Some articles on britain:

Yobbo - Britain
... In Britain today this word is sometimes superseded by the newer term "chav". ...
Britain - People With The Surname
... Calvin Britain 1800–1862, American politician from Michigan Kristen Britain, novelist from New York state ...
The Age Of Reason - Reception and Legacy - Britain
... Paine's Age of Reason sparked enough anger in Britain to initiate not only a series of government prosecutions but also a pamphlet war ... In Britain, it was this freethinking tradition that continued Paine's legacy ...
2004 IIHF Women's World Championship - Division II
7 7 Netherlands 4 ... Australia 2 ... Great Britain 0 ... Denmark is promoted to Division I while Australia and Great Britain are demoted to Division III in the ...
Lend-Lease - Repayment
... Large quantities of undelivered goods were in Britain or in transit when Lend-Lease terminated on 2 September 1945 ... Britain wished to retain some of this equipment in the immediate post war period ... Lend-lease items retained were sold to Britain at 10% of nominal value, giving an initial loan value of £1.075 billion for the Lend Lease portion of the post-war loans ...

Famous quotes containing the word britain:

    The only reason I might go to the funeral is to make absolutely sure that he’s dead.
    —“An Eminent Editor” Of Press Baron. Quoted in Anthony Sampson, Anatomy of Britain Today, ch. 9 (1965)

    The proposition that Muslims are welcome in Britain if, and only if, they stop behaving like Muslims is a doctrine which is incompatible with the principles that guide a free society.
    Roy Hattersley (b. 1932)

    Only in Britain could it be thought a defect to be “too clever by half.” The probability is that too many people are too stupid by three-quarters.
    John Major (b. 1943)