EST. 1903 - Presenting global influential leaders from business, labour, education & government through events
Sclater, Dr. J.R.P.
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The differing physical beauty of both Britain and Canada. A description of Britain through the eyes of the speaker. The wildness of Britain, particularly of Scotland. Cricket, and what that game means of Britain. Instances of the sporting spirit of Britain in British politics. The false talk that Britain is decaying. A brief discussion of some of the social problems facing Britain today. Comparing taxation in Canada and in Britain. The impression that Britain gives, as you look at it from a distance, of its magnificent romance of history. An illustration of the extraordinarily romantic way in which the world-wide significance of Britain for Christianity has been brought to the speaker's own mind.