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Oxford English Dictionary goes online - 14/03/00
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AskOxford.com

New English dictionary is 500 years out of date - 07/09/01
Online move for Scots language - 25/03/04

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Internet Grammar of English
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A Brief Grammatical Sketch of English

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Chambers Electronic Encyclopedia
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Information Please On-Line Dictionary, Internet Encyclopedia, & Almanac Reference
Central Office of Information
NetSurfer
The Phrase Finder - a phrases thesaurus and searchable database of English phrases and sayings
US Census Bureau
Debrett's New Guide to Etiquette and Modern Manners
US Library of Congress
Greek Alphabet
Wikipedia alternative aims to be 'PBS of the Web' - 19/12/05 Digital Universe
Wikipedia study 'fatally flawed' - 24/03/06
Wikipedia 'shows CIA page edits' - 15/08/07

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Google maps give fresh perspective - 17/04/05
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The best of online maps - 27/05/01
Right to roam maps unveiled - 12/11/01
MSN announces satellite-mapping service - 23/05/05
Google's Magic Carpet Ride - 07/07/05

Flags

About: the Union Jack
The Making of the American Flag - 29/09/01

Government Offices

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Criminal Injuries Compensation Appeals Panel

Statistics

Murder Rates US 12,658 inc 8,259 with guns / UK 850 inc 62 with guns
Murder with Firearms Rates
English Speakers
Tim Berners-Lee unveils government data project - 21/01/10 public sector data will be available at data.gov.uk

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