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I love Jesus, classical music, history, and Italian food, in that order. I also enjoy studying math.

I've been playing music for about five years now and I am proficient on the cornet and the recorder. I also play a little piano on the side.

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Dec
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reviewed Close Did James Monroe and James Madison ever disagree?
Dec
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reviewed Leave Open Switzerland's political isolation after World War II
Dec
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comment What impact did the Seven Years War have on the American Revolution?
This is gonna be one long answer. A big part of it was that the Seven years war drained a good part of England's treasury, which led the English to increase taxes to pay for new wars, which was the straw that broke the camel's back. The American colonies declared independence and the rest is history.
Nov
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comment Rommel's letter to his wife from November 16, 1942
@SamuelRussell No, that's referring to questions like "what are some good books on WW1?". This question is fine as is.
Nov
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comment Why did Britain object to the Ottomans bringing its ships-of-the-line against Russia in the beginning of the Crimean War?
@FelixGoldberg Well, just barging into a war with no good reason besides spoils isn't good for foreign PR.
Nov
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comment Why did Britain object to the Ottomans bringing its ships-of-the-line against Russia in the beginning of the Crimean War?
This isn't a complete answer, but Britain wanted an excuse to enter the war.
Nov
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reviewed Leave Open Origins of Baptist colonists
Nov
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reviewed Close What type of workers were there who built the pyramids in Egypt
Nov
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comment Why are the signatures on the United States Declaration of Independence structured as they are?
Is that just speculation?
Nov
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awarded  Nice Answer
Nov
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reviewed Leave Open Is there any evidence Chairman Mao restricted or confiscated guns?
Nov
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reviewed Close What was the significance of the Mississipi River on the Civil War and Westward Expansion?
Nov
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reviewed No Action Needed When was the british rail strike when the workers fought by following the regulations?
Nov
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reviewed Reviewed What role did the Eastern Roman Empire play in the fall of the Western Roman Empire?
Nov
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comment What role did the Eastern Roman Empire play in the fall of the Western Roman Empire?
Welcome to History.SE! If you could add some sources to this answer, that would be great. Thanks.
Nov
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revised Why didn't the US choose to demolish Tokyo with an atom bomb?
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Nov
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revised Nicknames of M36 Gun Motor Carriage
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Nov
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answered Nicknames of M36 Gun Motor Carriage
Nov
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reviewed Approve suggested edit on Languages spoken by Josephus?
Nov
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comment What was the significance of the Mississipi River on the Civil War and Westward Expansion?
How about the Vicksburg Campaign? Or Marquette and Jolliet? Or La Salle? (For cultural impact, how about Mark Twain?)