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A document or documents which set the fundamental principles and rules to which a state, or organisation agrees to govern itself.
for history from 1945 to the present.
The Holy Roman Empire existed from 962 to 1806 on the territory of present-day Germany and a number of its neighboring countries.
For questions related to new lands discoveries made by Europeans in the 15th, 16th and 17th centuries.
Questions related to the history of a specific category of armored fighting vehicles, being primarily for offensive capability, usually tracked, with an optimum balance of armor, maneuverability and f…
Questions related to the history of medical or botanical abnormal conditions which are not due to injuries, that negatively affect living organisms.
[language] as used to communicate between humans in writing or in speech. Also the development of the [technology] used for it. (Consider adding those tags as appropriate.)
Questions about the transition to new manufacturing processes and technologies that occurred in the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries.
Questions about the history of the central European country of Austria
An island on the Atlantic, in western Europe, divided by the Republic of Ireland and the United Kingdom. The questions may refer to both the island itself and Ireland as a country.
From the Greek "rule of the many", describes some form of popular representation in the governance of a political or economic unit such as a nation state or a corporation. Democracy ranges from the m…
For questions about characteristics of a population.
Questions related to the history of the number of people inhabiting a given area, usually defined by geographical or political boundaries. The term can also be used in defining the number of items in …
For questions about historical practices or events related to non-human animals, including their use by humans, breeding, domestication, hunting, or consumption.
Part of army that is moving and fighting on horseback. In some areas other animals were used, like camels in Arabia. The modern cavalry units are equipped in helicopters.
Australia is both the continent, and the country by the same name. Questions related to Australia may concern the inhabitants of the continent, European contact with the continent, the continent, or t…
For questions relating to voyages of exploration, whether on land, sea, or space.
Questions related to the subjective stratification of society into different groups according to economic, political, social and cultural status or classifications, the most common in modern Western c…
For questions related to last moments of someone's life.
for questions relating to Pakistan, a modern state in South Asia created in 1947 from British India.
For questions relating to pre-Islamic India, spanning the earliest known human settlements in the area up to the 12th century.
For questions relating to World War 2 around the Pacific Ocean, waged primarily between Japan, the United States, the United Kingdom, Australia, and their allied nations between 1939 and 1945.
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Questions related to the history of the island in the Northwest Atlantic Ocean off the northwest coast of Europe, which includes England, Scotland and Wales.
Heraldry is the practice of designing, displaying, describing and recording coats of arms and heraldic badges. Historically, it has been variously described as "the shorthand of history" and "the flor…
The northern most countries of Africa that are differentiated from the rest of Africa which lies south of the Sahara desert (those southern countries are also known as sub-Saharan). The UN classifies…
For questions about the history of music, including its evolution, major events, famous composers and musicians, and growth as an industry. Questions about music theory or other non-historical aspects…
Islamic Republic of Iran is a country in South-Western Asia, bordered from East by Afghanistan and Pakistan, North by Turkey, Armenia, Azerbaijan and Turkmenistan, and West by Iraq.
For questions about words, phrases and definitions specifically used by historians.
Common name of two wars in Vietnam beginning in 1955 as independence revolt in French Indochina, then after partition of the country between South Vietnam and her allies (mostly United States) and Nor…
Religion- or law-enforced union between a man and a woman in history.
Situation when one country is able to perform her foreign and interior politics fully without control of any other country. Independent countries recognize one another.
Refering to the period of 1960 A.D to 1969 A.D in the Gregorian calendar.
For questions about flags and their historical use and design, as well as for similar design uses such as on shields and surplices.
Questions related to the history of Greece, a country in southeastern Europe bordered by Albania, North Macedonia and Bulgaria to the north, Turkey to the east, the Aegean Sea to the east and south, a…