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Nov
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accepted Was Germany's “Fall Blau” plan in the Soviet Union partly aimed at Mediterranean neutrals or Japan (a neutral vis-vis the Soviets)?
Oct
31
accepted How strong a land force did Germany need for a conquest of the British Isles in the summer of 1940?
Oct
21
accepted Have there been known instances in history when a queen consort slept with someone other than her husband, and no one got hurt? How was that possible?
Sep
24
accepted How effective were siege guns and gun boats compared to field artillery in the 19th century?
Aug
22
accepted What did Germany do in World War II about the different rail gauge in the Soviet Union?
Aug
19
accepted Did land based airpower give the Americans a decisive advantage at the Battle of Midway?
Jul
6
accepted How was the naval battle of Guadalcanal affected by Japanese ships loading bombardment shells rather than Armor Piercing?
Jun
29
accepted Why have wheat and rice been consumed in different forms?
Jun
23
accepted Why did the British “Indian” army come disproportionately from particular regions?
Jun
22
accepted Did Japan make a contribution to World War II way out of proportion to its nominal relative GDP?
Jun
16
accepted Could The Soviet Union have continued fighting World War II without Caucasus oil?
May
20
accepted What was Finland's role in the siege of Leningrad?
May
7
accepted Were the “hussars” that Jan Sobieski used at the battle of Vienna actually elite troops?
Apr
15
accepted Why were the Mongolian armies able to to use greater percentages of archers than (Medieval) Europeans?
Feb
10
accepted Was Casablanca a “safe” place for the Allies to hold a global conference in January, 1943?
Jan
13
accepted Why did modern “Romania” remain the most “Roman” part of the Balkans?
Dec
26
accepted Why did the musket become the standard infantry combat weapon in European armies around 1700?
Dec
14
accepted How much firepower did the British navy represent in 1940?
Dec
14
accepted How close did Germany come to interdicting Soviet oil shipments from the Caucasus in 1942?
Dec
14
accepted Did the Torch operation help doom the Germans at Stalingrad?