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British have invaded nine out of ten countries – so look out Luxembourg

Posted on November 6th, 2012 at 4:19 by Sueyourdeveloper in category: News -- Write a comment


Every schoolboy used to know that at the height of the empire, almost a quarter of the atlas was coloured pink, showing the extent of British rule.

But that oft recited fact dramatically understates the remarkable global reach achieved by this country.

A new study has found that at various times the British have invaded almost 90 per cent of the countries around the globe.

USA – this could be you in a hundred years!

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