Some articles on 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 ...
... Calvin Britain 1800–1862, American politician from Michigan Kristen Britain, novelist from New York state ...
5 8 ... Slovakia 7 ... Netherlands 4 ... Australia 2 ... Great Britain 0 ... Denmark is promoted to Division I while Australia and Great Britain are demoted to ...
... In Britain today this word is sometimes superseded by the newer term "chav". ...
... 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 ... In 1946, the post-war Anglo-American loan further indebted Britain to the U.S ...
Famous quotes containing the word britain:
“The only reason I might go to the funeral is to make absolutely sure that hes dead.”
—An Eminent Editor Of Press Baron. Quoted in Anthony Sampson, Anatomy of Britain Today, ch. 9 (1965)
“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)
“When Britain first, at Heavens command,
Arose from out the azure main,
This was the charter of her land,
And guardian angels sung the strain:
Rule, Britannia! Britannia rules the waves!
Britons never shall be slaves.”
—James Thomson (17001748)