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BPBeyond Petroleum (formerly British Petroleum)
BPBlood Pressure (medical)
BPBoiling Point
BPBlocking Probability (telephony)
BPBarometric Pressure
BPBasis Point (finance; 0.01%)
BPBritish Petroleum (oil company)
BPBrown Pride
BPBinding Protein
BPBorder Patrol (US)
BPBishop
BPBudapest (Hungary)
BPBusiness Plan
BPBusiness Partner
BPBrad Pitt (actor)
BPBlock Party
BPOur Party (Turkish Cypriot Area)
BPBits and Pieces
BPBypass
BPBipolar Disorder
BPBlueprint
BPBritish Pound
BPBusiness Park
BPBest Practice
BPBullet Proof
BPSolomon Islands
BPBuying Power (finance)
BPBlack Power
BPBeautiful People
BPBusiness Professional
BPBoard Policy
BPBeer Pong
BPBanque Populaire (French bank)
BPBelief Propagation (decoding)
BPBullpen (baseball)
BPBirthplace
BPBachelor Party
BPBoat People (people escaping Vietnam by boat after 1975)
BPBoston Pizza (Canada)
BPBlack Powder
BPBusiness Practice
BPBusiness and Professional
BPBrad Paisley (country music artist)
BPBlack Panthers
BPBreakpoint
BPBlack Pearl
BPBorderline Personality
BPBoilerplate
BPBlue Peter (UK TV show)
BPBharat Petroleum
BPBoîte Postale (French: Postal Box)
BPBrowse Product
BPBig Planet (national ISP)
BPBlackplanet.com
BPBreastplate (armor)
BPBefore Present
BPBullpup (weapon)
BPBande Passante (French: Bandwidth)
BPBell's Palsy (aka Acute Idiopathic Facial Palsy)
BPBolivar Peninsula (near Galveston Island, TX, USA)
BPBritish Pharmacopoeia (medicinal standards collection; UK)
BPBlister Pack
BPBorland Pascal (successor to Borland Turbo Pascal)
BPBuilding Partnerships
BPBudget Project
BPBeyond Pesticides
BPBullous Pemphigoid (skin disease)
BPBundespolizei (German: federal police)
BPBase Pointer
BPBig Pun (rapper)
BPBayernpartei (German Party)
BPBrass Plum (company/division of Nordstrom)
BPBuild Plan
BPBlowpipe (old anti-aircraft weapon)
BPBinding Post
BPBearing Point
BPBundespost (German postal service)
BPBooster Pump
BPBudget Program
BPBritish Patent
BPBest Papers
BPBlack Plate (steel)
BPBrake Power
BPBill of Particulars
BPBenny Parsons (former Nascar Driver)
BPBurst Pressure
BPBollard Pull
BPBuilding Paper (construction)
BPBill Period
BPBattle Position
BPBehavioral Psychologist
BPBubble Project
BPBatas Pambansa (National Law, Philippines)
BPBowel Program (medical)
BPBillposter
BPBrilliant Pebbles
BPBoundary Point
BPBritish Primary (school)
BPBlocking Position
BPBills Payable
BPBiological Processing
BPBrutal Planet (music album)
BPBillpoint (payment method)
BPBrioche Pasquier (French baked goods company)
BPBootstrap Probability
BPBloque Popular (Spanish: Popular Bloc, Honduras)
BPBoost Pump
BPBooklet Pane (philately)
BPBlade Pro
BPBuddyProfile (AIM chat)
BPBoogiepop Phantom (anime)
BPBeginning Period
BPBuried Penis
BPBoundary Post (UK maps)
BPBronze Point (bullet type)
BPBritish Pathé
BPBermuda Plan (accommodation)
BPBlood Point (RPG Vampire the Masquerade, produced by White-Wolf)
BPAir Botswana Corporation (IATA airline code)
BPBow Pulpit (nautical measure)
BPBlock Parity
BPBreak-Up Point
BPBonum Publicum (Latin: the Public Good)
BPBeef Palace (National Western Stock Show, Denver, CO)
BPBilling Percentage
BPBattlefield Position
BPBreaching Point
BPBonding Protocol (ISDN)
BPBorrowed Personnel
BPBrown-Proschan (repair model)
BPBase/Basic Pay
BPBinary Phoenix (website)
BPBatch Prep (program utility)
BPBucket Processing (image processing)
BPBekleder-Parachutepakker
BPBaloola Palooza (entertainment news website)
BPBuginesia Program
BPBaptized
BPBase Pair (nucleic acids)
BPBaseline Plan
BPBackpack (gaming)
BPBanjo Pilot (game)
BPBase Page
BPBase Point
BPBack Pressure
BPBack Projection
BPBad Payer
BPBad Publicity
BPBaden-Powell (founder of the boy scout movement)
BPBandpass
BPBatch Processing
BPBatting Practice
BPBattle Planning
BPBackward Process
BPBallet Philippines
BPBadge Points (gaming)
BPBaptist Press
BPBarber Pole
BPBand Practice
BPBase Power (gaming)
BPBall Python (herpetoculture)
BPBasso Profundo (music)
BPBack Propagation
BPBaseball Prospectus
BPBryant Park (New York)
BPBandwidth Protection
BPBagpipe
BPBack Pocket (Australian football position)
BPBanque Paribas
BPBack Pack
BPBackup Path
BPBanco de Portugal (Portuguese Central Bank)
BPBattery Pack
BPBacterial Production
BPBase Plate
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Baden-Powell recommended the kind of exercises that Flaubert gave the young Maupassant to perform, though for very different ends.
Baden-Powell Papers ( on microfilm at Murray State University, Paducah, Kentucky, henceforth: RSSBPP), Staff Diary, "Notice to Burghers, Rustenburg", 14-6-1900; the 16 May 1902 statements of Boer military leaders at Pretoria, particularly those of General Christiaan Botha (Swaziland), Commandant Birkenstock (Vryheid), General Kemp (Krugersdorp, Lichtenburg and Rustenburg), and Commandant J.
He is particularly good on the myths that were used and created by Baden-Powell and the scout movement, which he discusses without the rebarbative vocabulary with which many literary scholars have encumbered themselves.
An ink pen drawing by Baden-Powell is also part of the collection.
Its Scoutmaster noted: "In February 1908 Lt Gen Baden-Powell discussed his early dream of the formation of the Boy Scout Movement with Col Ernest Vaux, with whom he was staying at his residence at Grindon, near Sunderland.
The son of an Oxford University professor, Baden-Powell enjoyed a varied career and a soldier, writer, artist, actor and administrator.
Baden-Powell wrote the principles of the movement in Scouting for Boys, which was published in 1908 and based on his earlier military books.
Baden-Powell would be delighted to know that Birkenhead YMCA still thrives and is now a pioneering "superhostel" dedicated to returning its more vulnerable clients to society, besides providing them with shelter.
Q WHEN Lord Baden-Powell formed the Scout movement it was for boys only.
WHILE Brownsea Island in Poole Harbour was the site of the experimental camp run by Baden-Powell in 1907, Humshaugh in Northumberland hosted what is recognised as the first official Scout camp from August 22 to September 4, 1908.
THE evidence that Birkenhead formed the world's first two Scout troops was confirmed by a letter, left, written by Lt Gen Robert Baden-Powell, on January 27, 1908.
Robert Baden-Powell, the founder of Scouting, was recently voted the 13th most influential person of the 20th century