Campbell-Bannerman love

Campbell-Bannerman

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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Campbell-Bannerman, Sir Henry 1836-1908. British politician who was the Liberal Party leader during the Boer War (1899-1902) and later served as prime minister (1905-1908).

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Examples

  • Gordon Brown's decision, in his last budget, to scrap the 10p tax band is a prime example of a policy that fails the Campbell-Bannerman test.

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  • In 1898 Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman, who went on to become the first Liberal prime minister of the 20th century, gave his definition of Liberalism.

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  • A Liberal Goes A Long Way: Henry Campbell-Bannerman - can you help? skip to main | skip to sidebar

    Henry Campbell-Bannerman - can you help?

  • In order to slur climate campaigner Al Gore as being selfishly dedicated to becoming "the first green billionaire", Campbell-Bannerman cites having watched Fox news at which point there is a ripple of laughter in the audience.

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  • David Campbell-Bannerman has been in the news today as UKIP has responded to David Cameron's attack.

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  • If the name sounds familiar, it is because he is the great nephew of Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman, the Liberal prime minister.

    My great nephew is a fruitcake

  • If Ming is Campbell-Bannerman, who's Asquith? and who, Lord help us, is Lloyd-George?

    It's Ming the Merciless

  • Martin Kettle has a column in this morning's Guardian in praise of Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman.

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  • The Princess Metternich, and Madame de Laschowska, of Poland, were among those who came, and there were Nansen and his wife, and Campbell-Bannerman, who was afterward British Premier.

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  • When the British Premier, Campbell-Bannerman, celebrated his seventieth birthday, the London Tribune and the New

    Mark Twain: A Biography

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