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Thank you all for visiting my profile. (As long as you hand no sinister purposes in doing so.)


Feb
28
comment How compare the rights and conditions of the American slaves to those of Russian serfs?
Well done Wędrychowski.
Feb
25
comment Motivation Behind the USSR Assisting China's Nuclear Program
@NathanCooper, I just spent 20 min reading that page. It was quite interesting. :)
Feb
25
comment Motivation Behind the USSR Assisting China's Nuclear Program
They are? Could you provide a source or two, not only to prove this, but also to give us a starting point to research. Oh, and welcome to History SE.
Feb
24
comment The history of the idea that lack of moral censure leads to decline
The old blame the young's moral laxity, the young blame the old's inaction.
Feb
23
comment Why Canada failed to emerge as a power like UK or France?
makes sense, I guess I could have phrased it with a bit more diplomacy.
Feb
21
comment Why Canada failed to emerge as a power like UK or France?
Not all powers on the G-7 are world powers.
Feb
21
comment Why Canada failed to emerge as a power like UK or France?
Germany did emerge as a power twice, but it was defeated twice. Italy? As Bismarck said, Italy has a large appetite, but not the teeth to eat. Spain? It was, then it was destroyed by inflation.
Feb
20
comment Why does Europe have so few skyscrapers compared to East Asia?
@jwenting, yup, but I didn't want to take away from my original point, however, this is documented in answers below this one.
Feb
17
comment Hitler's Religion or Atheism
@Anixx, I don't think you understood my comment. I am not denying he was a Christian nor am I saying he was atheist, but rather we need sources.
Feb
17
comment Hitler's Religion or Atheism
@Anixx, Couldn't someone turn that around and say "he was atheist, what proof do you need?" We are a history forum, we need sources, we need proof.
Feb
4
comment Was a technological advantage more effective in European warfare than in China's history?
In China, the use of land mines defeated a Mongol army. Mean while, in the Zulu war, the British, with maximun guns were almost wiped out by a group of men armed with spears.
Feb
4
comment What is the meaning behind Thomas Nast's political cartoon “Compromise--Indeed!”?
@ReliableSource, Politics is back?
Feb
3
reviewed Satisfactory Toyotomi Hideyoshi threatened to exterminate all Japanese foxes unless he heard from the god Inari. What was the aftermath (if any)?
Feb
3
reviewed Satisfactory Early medieval urban development
Feb
3
reviewed Satisfactory Can the University of Bologna be considered the first university in the world?
Feb
3
reviewed Excellent Absolute rulers who voluntarily resigned their power
Feb
3
awarded  Custodian
Feb
3
reviewed Excellent Austria and Iron Curtain during Cold War
Feb
3
reviewed Excellent What is the origin of the “wheat and chessboard” legend?
Feb
3
reviewed Satisfactory How much did helping the American Revolution cost France?