Perfidious Albion and Perfidious America

With thanks to Batiushka, our writer Introduction: Perfidy The word ‘perfidious’ has many synonyms: deceitful, untrustworthy, duplicitous, disloyal, faithless, false, traitorous, treacherous. The term ‘Perfidious Albion’ has been used by the French of the British since at least the thirteenth century and later by many other nationalities (1). Why? Where does this view come from? Part … Continue reading Perfidious Albion and Perfidious America