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How did Moldova and Romania become separate in the first place?

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Why were some German conquered territories (eg: Poland) referred to as 'Generalgouvernement'?

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Was Italy ever conquered by a "blond Aryan race"? [closed]

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Where did Hannibal cross the Pyrenees?

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When did the acceptance of diversity become such an important social goal in Western countries?

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Why were there no internment camps for German-American citizens in USA during WW2?

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Why was Harry Truman chosen to be Vice President in 1944?

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When did formal social dance fall out of favor in the US?

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How was coffee brewed in Philadelphia (or surrounding area) in 1904?

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Who said "If I want the opinion of the middle classes, I'll ask Her Majesty"?

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Were there military operations that targeted individual enemy commanders?

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Why did some prominent Muslims stay with Congress and didn't join Jinnah's movement for a separate Muslim homeland?

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How to explain the apparent discrepancy in the use of papyrus vs. clay tablets between Ancient Egypt and Mesopotamia?

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What is the origin of the names of planets in Arabic?

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How historically accurate are the subplots about poison gas and false flag assassinations in Babylon Berlin?

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Where can I find rare video of 2004 tsunami?

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Political Order of Ancient China vs Caliphate

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What does Deng Xiaoping mean by "Hide your capacities, bide your time '?

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Were there early modern precursors to eugenics?

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When did Averroes start to study medicine?

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The economic success of Germany during World War 2 [closed]

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How many land troops were lost in the sinking of transport ships? [closed]

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Did Napoleon have sex with Queen Louise of Prussia? Could he have? [closed]

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Did Abraham Lincoln send a letter to Jefferson Davis about allowing slavery if he rejoined the Union?

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In the early 20th century, was there any difference in the size of war horse between heavy cavalry and light cavalry?

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What was the last conflict in which radio Morse code communications were extensively used?

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What is a medieval symbol for money/trade/banking?

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Who was the sitter for John Everett Millais's painting "The Somnambulist"?

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Why do some 17th and 18th century maps depict Ottoman sanjaks north of the Danube in Wallachia?

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Is there a record of George McClellan confessing timidity?

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What does a leaning cross on a gravestone mean?

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How did an unditching beam work?

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When would one carry a sword on a shoulder with grip upwards?

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How did the KPA cross the Han River on 28 June 1950?

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How to explain the existence of certain religious sites in relation with the events of Ramayana? [closed]

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How effective were German SS units compared to non-SS Heer units?

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Why did Muhammad Ali Jinnah leave Congress?

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Were there political parties in ancient Greece?

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Who got a pardon from Gabriel Narutowicz?

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In the Medieval period, how long would an average swordsmith need to forge an average sword?

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Why did US Foreign policy in Europe and France rely on the French military?

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Are there any kernels of truth in the Jewish story of Purim? [closed]

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Were weapons allowed in Carpenters Hall during the first and second continental Congresses?

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What was the aftermath of the attempt to assassinate Hendrik Verwoerd? Were there any changes in the political and social aspect?

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How to coordinate the relationship between Corded Ware(Fatyanovo-Abashevo), Sanskrit and Graeco-Aryan?

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Was the British empire more extractive than the Spanish empire? [closed]

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Is this uniform is from India or Burma in the 1800's?

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How did Germany survive on the Eastern Front of WW2 for so long?


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