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Feb
9
accepted Why were “holding out” outposts a feature of the European war in 1944-5 but not 1940-1?
Dec
2
accepted Was there a serious proposal to offer India territory in East Africa?
Nov
21
accepted Chiang's allies were “a kidnapper, a hooligan and a bully” but which was which?
Oct
11
accepted How did conditional POW exchanges work in WW2?
Sep
30
accepted Why did the French concede Mosul to British Iraq?
Feb
19
accepted Has this newspaper printed the wrong picture (as well as a baffling caption)?
Nov
20
accepted Why did the Dutch, French & British acquire minor colonies in South America?
Aug
5
accepted Which 11 countries were democratic in 1941?
Jul
25
accepted Why did the Soviet Union lift the Berlin Blockade?
Jul
20
accepted Did hanging tyres from Mostar's bridge help at all to protect it?
Jul
14
accepted Why has Hainan been so little fought over?
Jul
13
accepted Did Stalin believe Israel would go communist?
Jul
6
accepted Why pretend Elser, Thalmann & other dissidents had been killed in air raids?
Jul
5
accepted Did it matter that the Red Army clung on to Stalingrad's west bank in 1942?
Oct
26
accepted How was Australia able to start to demobilize in 1944?
Oct
18
accepted When did the practice of formally “declaring war” cease and why?
Oct
13
accepted How besieged was Leningrad after Operation Iskra?
Oct
13
accepted Has Britain's 1940 invasion of Iceland been downplayed by historians?