British Empire
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British Empire

British Empire, formerly the name for the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and its colonial empire. After the collapse of the colonial empire, that emerged as a loose association Commonwealth of Nations. Britain Britanni | en, Latin Britannia, old name for England and Scotland, probably of Celtic origin. On the prehistory and […]

Manchester Attractions
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Manchester Attractions and Tourist

Attractions in Manchester All high-cultural excuses have excused us, because in Manchester football is the biggest attraction. At the center, though not geographically, stands the theater of dreams, Old Trafford. However, there are a number of other attractions and sights as well. So you don’t actually have to be a sports idiot to visit Manchester! […]

United Kingdom London Places to Visit
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United Kingdom 2007

Yearbook 2007 UK. According to CountryAAH, London is the capital city of United Kingdom. The House of Commons voted in March to renew the submarine-based nuclear weapons system Trident. New submarines would be developed and built by 2024 at a cost of 15 to 20 billion pounds. However, the number of nuclear warheads would be […]

Dundee
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Major Cities in Scotland

Edinburgh For more details see above under UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Paisley The small university town of Paisley has become famous for the tie pattern named after it. Paisley is only about eight miles from Glasgow and has had its own university since 1992, with 10,000 students now enrolled. Inverness Inverness is a city in […]

Jonathan Pryce
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Wales Musicians and Singers

Shirley Bassey (born 1937) She produced a large number of albums and singles, but she was best known as the singer of three theme songs for the James Bond films – including the song “Goldfinger”. Tom Jones (born 1940) In 1963 he tried to become known as a singer with the beat band “Tommy Scott […]