Sentence Examples with the word Briand

He was the principal author of the law of separation, but, not content with preparing it, he wished to apply it as well, especially as the existing Rouvier ministry allowed disturbances to occur during the taking of inventories of church property, a clause of the law for which Briand was not responsible.

ARISTIDE BRIAND (1862-), French statesman, was born at Nantes, of a bourgeois family.