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awarded  Nice Answer
Apr
27
comment What changed Japanese attitude to POWs in inter-war period?
No, it just means that it took us this long to recognize the value of your answer (because someone else answered the question).
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revised What changed Japanese attitude to POWs in inter-war period?
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comment Did the Germans have enough bombers to conduct “strategic” bombing of the Soviet Union?
@Mustang: That is a good comment that approximates my thoughts. Why don't you make it into an answer that I'd likely upvote, and possibly accept?
Apr
27
comment Was von Manstein's Lack of Success at Leningrad (and later Stalingrad) due to the failure of German military intelligence?
@PieterGeerkens: That is a good point. Why don't you put your comment into an answer that I'd likely upvote, and possibly accept.
Apr
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revised Why was the Japanese Army's fatalities inflicted:suffered ratio so low in the Pacific theatre?
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comment Was von Manstein's Lack of Success at Leningrad (and later Stalingrad) due to the failure of German military intelligence?
@PeterDiehr: Shirer is not good for "hard" history. But as a journlist, he was good at picking up "scuttlebutt" such as rumors of underestimation of Soviet strength. Even Chief of Staff Franz Halder admitted to such underestimates.
Apr
26
comment Was von Manstein's Lack of Success at Leningrad (and later Stalingrad) due to the failure of German military intelligence?
I asked for the views of "historians" or other experts. Reputable Historian A believes this, or HIstorian B argues that are "facts," or "references" (about the historians), not opinions.
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asked Was von Manstein's Lack of Success at Leningrad (and later Stalingrad) due to the failure of German military intelligence?
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revised Why was the Japanese Army's fatalities inflicted:suffered ratio so low in the Pacific theatre?
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answered Why was the Japanese Army's fatalities inflicted:suffered ratio so low in the Pacific theatre?
Apr
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comment Did the Germans have enough bombers to conduct “strategic” bombing of the Soviet Union?
@Matt: I'd say that "prioritize" means "put into production." Prototypes don't really count.
Apr
25
comment Did the Germans have enough bombers to conduct “strategic” bombing of the Soviet Union?
@JonCuster: Your comments basically answer my question. Why not put them into an answer so I can upvote, and possibly accept them.
Apr
25
comment Did the Germans have enough bombers to conduct “strategic” bombing of the Soviet Union?
@JonCuster: That's a good reason not to undertake strategic bombing. So apparently, Germany didn't "prioritize" this.
Apr
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asked Did the Germans have enough bombers to conduct “strategic” bombing of the Soviet Union?
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revised Why did the Swabian Hohenzollern princes give away their power to the Prussian king in 1850?
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comment How did the supplies shipped in winter over the “Road of Life” to Leningrad compare to those at other times of the year?
@SMSvonderTann: Thanks, fixed.
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revised How did the supplies shipped in winter over the “Road of Life” to Leningrad compare to those at other times of the year?
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reviewed Approve How did the supplies shipped in winter over the “Road of Life” to Leningrad compare to those at other times of the year?
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asked How did the supplies shipped in winter over the “Road of Life” to Leningrad compare to those at other times of the year?