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comment What treatment did Allied Jewish POWs get when captured by the Germans?
@HorusKol mitchellbard.com/articles/pows.html
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answered What treatment did Allied Jewish POWs get when captured by the Germans?
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comment Did the Germans have enough bombers to conduct “strategic” bombing of the Soviet Union?
I don't think "beyond" is a good word here.
Apr
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answered What made capitalism different from previous forms of manufacture and trade?
Apr
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comment Why were people from the Asian Steppes able to militarily dominate Europeans on a repeated basis?
"As Napoleon and Hitler showed, invading Asia from Europe was far more difficult" - when either Hitler or Napoleon were invading Asia?
Apr
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comment What was the biggest cause of Holodomor?
Maybe this may help: history.stackexchange.com/a/5658/466
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comment Were major foreign films allowed in the USSR?
Paradoxically, they bought movies from Socialist countries very rarely, more rarely than from Capitalist countries.
Apr
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answered Were concentration camp guards allowed to talk about their work at home?
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revised In post-WW2 Soviet Union, did most people have bank accounts?
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comment In post-WW2 Soviet Union, did most people have bank accounts?
@DrZ214 I have corrected the interest rate. It was actually 2% rather than 0.5%. Also there were fixed-term deposits with 3% interest.
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comment In post-WW2 Soviet Union, did most people have bank accounts?
"the word "bank" was apparently missing" - formally they were a subsidiary of State Bank.
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comment In post-WW2 Soviet Union, did most people have bank accounts?
@Matt in Russia "deposit" means an account opened for certain term, without ability to take partial sums before the end of the term. So no, these accounts were not deposit accounts.
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comment In post-WW2 Soviet Union, did most people have bank accounts?
@Felix Goldberg what bank in Russia allows checks? I do not know any even today. It is totally American thing. Do you claim there are no bank accounts in modern Russia as well? Checks are simply not a thing existing in Russia. I ignored the part of the question about "checking accounts" because I simply do not know what it is.
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