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    Britons: Forging the Nation 1707–1837 is a history written in 1992 by Linda Colley. Britons charts the emergence of British identity from the Act of Union in 1707 with Scotland and Wales to the beginning of the Victorian era in 1837. British identity, she argues, was created from four features that both united the Britons and set the nation apart from others: ⁕Britain is a Protestant state defined against a largely Catholic Europe; ⁕it is an island nation with a strong navy rather than a massive army; ⁕it is a metropole; ⁕it is a direct rival to France. Colley's analysis of the source of British identity in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries led her to wonder whether British identity will survive in the future, now that so much of what made the Britons British – religion, Empire, disaffiliation from the Continent – has been lost. Britons won the Wolfson History Prize in 1992.

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  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say Britons in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Britons in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Britons in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of Britons in a Sentence

  1. Evelyn Waugh:

    Other nations use force; we Britons alone use Might.

  2. German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble:

    I believe that is a matter that the Britons need to deal with themselves.

  3. Mullah Haibatullah Akhundzada:

    Your support and siding with invaders is like the work of those abhorrent faces who in our past history supported the Britons and the Soviets.

  4. Theresa May:

    Let me tell you -- it wasn't like that in my day, just as millions of Britons celebrated their nation's great achievements in 1951, we want to showcase what makes our country great today.

  5. Windsor Holden:

    You have over 86 million contactless cards in circulation, you have to persuade Britons to register their cards to the( Apple Pay) service when they can already use them to make a contactless payment.

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