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B.A. in History albeit a zillion years ago


Nov
21
comment Chiang's allies were “a kidnapper, a hooligan and a bully” but which was which?
fantastic answer, happy to accept this
Nov
21
comment Chiang's allies were “a kidnapper, a hooligan and a bully” but which was which?
@TomAu enjoyed your answer, thanks for the personal insights
Nov
20
revised Did the natives of North Africa resent the presence of the Germans during the Second World War?
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Nov
20
answered Did the natives of North Africa resent the presence of the Germans during the Second World War?
Nov
17
awarded  Electorate
Nov
17
revised Who owned Franz Josef islands between 1918-1926?
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Oct
31
answered Is there any country(former colony) in the world that obtained independence and then again tried to join its colonist ruler?
Oct
23
awarded  Popular Question
Oct
21
revised Was breaching the Yellow River dykes Chiang Kai-Shek's Mers-el-Kebir?
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Oct
21
comment Was breaching the Yellow River dykes Chiang Kai-Shek's Mers-el-Kebir?
@Oldcat of course, nevertheless, British participants variously described the act as "hateful", "painful", "an act of butchery" and "unnatural". So I think there was some discomfort on the British side too.
Oct
21
asked Was breaching the Yellow River dykes Chiang Kai-Shek's Mers-el-Kebir?
Oct
18
awarded  Guru
Oct
13
revised Why do (almost) all countries have a flag, coat of arms, anthem, national holiday etc.?
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Oct
13
answered Why do (almost) all countries have a flag, coat of arms, anthem, national holiday etc.?
Oct
12
awarded  Yearling
Oct
11
accepted How did conditional POW exchanges work in WW2?
Oct
11
revised What was the legal status of an East German once he had reached West Germany?
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Oct
11
revised How was Canadian sovereignty in the arctic threatened in the 1950s?
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Oct
10
revised What was the legal status of an East German once he had reached West Germany?
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Oct
10
revised What were Britain's defensive plans for a Nazi invasion?
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