IN INDIA this week, for his second time as Britain’s prime minister, David Cameron argued gamely that a “great relationship ... in effect, on opposite sides in the cold war, there would be little scope for happy relations now. The British-Indian ...
From The “Dirty War” to Poisoned Food: The World According to Marie-Monique Robin
LP: At the end of the 1950s, French military collaboration consisted in exchange programs, courses, and information sharing. When did this preparatory ... changes in the relationship of man to his environment after the post-war years.
How close did crash submarines packed with nuclear missiles come to disaster?
A huge disaster was narrowly avoided when British and French nuclear submarines crashed in the Atlantic, a marine engineer said yesterday. The vessels, which are armed with up to 32 ballistic missiles between them, collided 1,000ft underwater in the Bay of ...
When freedom was the “peculiar institution”
Hochschild, a co-founder of Mother ... rivalry between Britain and France, who were fighting wars all the time. No one wanted to do anything that would give the advantage to French commerce and let their slave ships get the business. So that did make ...
Was Slavery a Cause of the Revolutionary War? Yes. (Book Review of SLAVE NATION))
His decision would have monumental consequences in the American colonies, leading up to the American Revolution ... In the end, though, the Revolutionary War did not prevent the conflict over slavery from coming to a head; it merely delayed it.