A British prime minister who tried to avoid war between Britain and Germany by negotiating the Munich Pact in 1938, under which Germany, led by Adolf Hitler, was allowed to extend its territory into parts of Czechoslovakia. Chamberlain proclaimed that the pact had secured “peace in our time,” but his political foes called the pact appeasement. World War II broke out less than a year later.
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Neville Longbottom is a popular Herbology teacher at Hogwarts, married to Hannah.
Wilt Chamberlain once pointed out that “nobody loves Goliath,” as an excuse for his enduring unpopularity.
Tipitina's opened about 14 years ago, the same year the Neville Brothers formed.
Downstairs, a band called Def Generation, composed mostly of Neville progeny, is killing the hour before the brothers come on.
On a wall already covered with graffiti, someone has written "AARON NEVILLE WEARS PANTYHOSE."
After all, may not even John Burns be human; may not Mr. Chamberlain himself have a heart that can feel for another?God and my Neighbour|Robert Blatchford
Mr. Chamberlain omitted to mention the last-named impost, but no doubt that was his artfulness.
Neville was graciously received, and the Pope ordered the Scots and their abettors at his court to prison.King Robert the Bruce|A. F. Murison
The Chamberlain, thus fiercely attacked, was very feebly defended.The History of England from the Accession of James II.|Thomas Babington Macaulay
As to agriculture, he said that he had a conversation with Mr. Chamberlain on the subject just before the dissolution.