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Feb
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comment Umar ibn Khattab and Omar as a Western given name
So this is the source of the Christian given name?
Feb
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asked Umar ibn Khattab and Omar as a Western given name
Feb
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comment Why did the Moors invade the Iberian peninsula?
Sassanid Persia didn't have a large Christian or Jewish population
Feb
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revised Muslim population in Islamic Iberia
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Feb
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asked Muslim population in Islamic Iberia
Jan
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comment What kind of armor did the soldiers use in pre-gunpowder Southeast Asia?
Is the lack of armour mostly due to technological limitation, climate, or other factors?
Jan
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comment Was the Napoleonic era cavalry armour effective against firearms?
@kubanczyk I don't understand what you guys are disputing..
Jan
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revised What kind of armor did the soldiers use in pre-gunpowder Southeast Asia?
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Jan
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comment How were war elephants used against cavalry?
"It seems elephants has success against cavalry were used most effectively against close formation infantry". What do you mean by this?
Jan
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revised Was the Napoleonic era cavalry armour effective against firearms?
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Jan
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asked What kind of armor did the soldiers use in pre-gunpowder Southeast Asia?
Jan
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asked Was the Napoleonic era cavalry armour effective against firearms?
Dec
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revised Is there any documentation regarding the use of war elephants in battles?
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Dec
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revised In Battle of Zama, how did Hannibal's use of war elephants lead to a Roman Victory?
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Dec
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revised How do war elephants fight?
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Dec
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asked How were war elephants used against cavalry?
Dec
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comment Status of merchants in feudal Europe
@SamuelRussell I want to be generic, but, will it help you explain if I say, 14th century England?
Dec
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comment Status of merchants in feudal Europe
I see.. who held power in these cities?
Dec
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comment Status of merchants in feudal Europe
@DVK how about people who make (most of) their living from trading?
Dec
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comment Status of merchants in feudal Europe
how could they resist being "conquered" by the powerful feudal lords, and who gave them security, protection, etc.?