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Explore the mysterious and the exotic, with curry-flavored Country Captain

...Lover's Companion, second edition, by Sharon Tyler Herbst, indicates that Country Captain got its name "from a British army officer who brought the recipe back from his station in India." And, in her book, "Colonial Cooking: Exploring...
Russia's threat to NATO

...conclusion: "NATO is currently not well-prepared for a Russian threat against a NATO Member State." Case in point: The British Army now fields a grand total of 156 main battle tanks, amounting to a single regiment. Russia has more than 2,800 active...
Rich Lowry: A military budget of delusion

...spending. We obviously aren't at the same point as the British in the 19th century, when Bismarck scoffed that if the British army invaded, he'd have it arrested. But 570,000 troops were barely enough to fight the Iraq and Afghanistan wars...

...Charles Heyman, a retired officer and author of "'The British Army Guide" said the unexpected birth would cause some concern...Charles Heyman, a retired officer and author of "'The British Army Guide."Heyman said it may have been "that the excitement...
Scouting out their history

...see his truck and camp trailer he traveled with," said Russell. Baden-Powell was a lieutenant-general with the British army and organized his first camp in 1920 to teach boys outdoor skills and physical fitness. He wrote a book on his observations...
Mr. Maxwell Sneddon

...Cunningham) Sneddon.He completed his education at Lark Hall Academy in Lankinshire, Scotland. After serving in the British Army in Egypt, Palestine, and Jerusalem, he emmigrated to the United States where he met his first wife, Carol Borge...
Leon Gaston Quesnel

...rank of lieutenant while serving three years in the British Army in the Caribbean during World War II. "After an honorable discharge from the British Army he worked for Schlumberger Co. in Venezuela, South...


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