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My main occupation is to debug cruft I write in my free time.

That is, after struggling to stay alive.

Here you can see my beekeeping stackexchange proposal - interested?


Feb
6
reviewed Excellent Toyotomi Hideyoshi threatened to exterminate all Japanese foxes unless he heard from the god Inari. What was the aftermath (if any)?
Feb
6
reviewed Needs Improvement Can the University of Bologna be considered the first university in the world?
Feb
6
reviewed Satisfactory Absolute rulers who voluntarily resigned their power
Feb
6
reviewed Needs Improvement Early medieval urban development
Feb
6
comment How far should I go back in Russian History in order to understand Communist Russia?
Beware of lots of propaganda on both sides. For instance, I'd argue about the USSR being consistently a "police state".
Feb
6
reviewed No Action Needed Why is Dravidian history ignored?
Feb
4
reviewed No Action Needed What is the meaning behind Thomas Nast's political cartoon “Compromise--Indeed!”?
Feb
4
reviewed Close Are there romance stories outside western civilization or before western influence?
Feb
4
comment Are there romance stories outside western civilization or before western influence?
I'd vote to reopen on edit. I second @Shog9 comment.
Feb
3
comment What was the structure of religious beliefs among the Arabic peoples before conversion to Islam?
My main source is The Cambridge History of Islam, then the Encyclopedia of Islam. I'll come back to you after an interview I have.
Feb
1
reviewed Leave Closed What options India had other than getting its independence from Britain?
Feb
1
reviewed No Action Needed in what form did William the Conqueror write the date of his own coronation?
Jan
31
reviewed Close Ancient Civilization in non-Egyption Africa?
Jan
30
reviewed Close How does Nigeria stay together?
Jan
30
comment How does Nigeria stay together?
Sorry, I'd vote for migrating it back to politics, unless you edit to give it a better history outfit. Something purely cosmetic, admittedly.
Jan
30
answered What happened to Frederick II's library?
Jan
29
awarded  Enlightened
Jan
28
awarded  Nice Question
Jan
28
comment Were any of the major battle plans in WWII changed last minute by officers on the ground?
@jwenting I stand corrected.
Jan
28
reviewed Reviewed Were any of the major battle plans in WWII changed last minute by officers on the ground?