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Feb
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comment What divided the Roman Catholic church from the Orthodox church?
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/East%E2%80%93West_Schism
Feb
5
comment Is it true that Spartan soldiers fought naked?
"in the archaic age particularly, armies would often meet on the field of battle and then agree to settle the differences by having one warrior from each side meet" [citation-needed]
Feb
5
comment What evidence is available of the Nazi nuclear weapons program?
Wouldn't an answer pointing out the holes in the theory and the abundance of evidence to the contrary be preferable than closing this @TomAu?
Feb
3
comment Has there ever been a battle with only a single survivor?
The question is about battles with more than 1000 combatants.
Feb
3
comment Written sources that mention Macedonia, prior to the 19th century?
Ok. I can understand that, and I do sympathize. Although I think the History.SE crowd can handle a bit of controversy every now and then. See, for example, how the community treated this related question: Was Alexander the Great Greek or Macedonian?.
Feb
3
revised Written sources that mention Macedonia, prior to the 19th century?
more specific title
Jan
22
comment Where were Racka sheep brought to Europe from and when?
We are volunteering our time and expertise for free @SerbianIrish, expecting us to have to read an external link to understand what your question is about is not reasonable. Please update your question to include the major points (at least) of the article.
Jan
17
awarded  Nice Answer
Jan
11
comment What's the last record of pagan believers in Europe?
Re your edit: Disrespecting other people's beliefs doesn't really help your question...
Jan
7
revised Why did Xerxes need a canal across Mount Athos peninsula?
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Dec
30
reviewed Leave Open Are there any antisemitic caricatures from France during the interwar period?
Dec
30
reviewed Leave Open What did US Supreme Court Justice Potter Stewart study as an undergraduate?
Dec
30
reviewed Leave Open How much of “Russia” was actually occupied by the Germans in World War II?
Dec
30
comment What did US Supreme Court Justice Potter Stewart study as an undergraduate?
Bit puzzled about the close votes here. This recent question is similarly mundane, yet it didn't attract any close votes and was answered.
Dec
22
comment Why didn't the Chinese repeating crossbow dominate?
And because it has a decent chance of hitting its target @JimThio.
Dec
15
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Dec
14
revised Evidence for appealing to the divine as a means of influencing behavior
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Dec
14
revised What was the tactical benefit of using flamethrowers as weapons?
added 2 characters in body; edited tags
Oct
14
comment How and when was Portugal created?
Here's a good starting point: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_Portugal
Sep
23
awarded  Enlightened