Bregalad
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Did the ancients or other pre-industrial civilisations engage in unsustainable practices?
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Why did Britain and France not declare war against the Soviet Union when it invaded Poland in WW2?
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Was Switzerland really impossible to invade during WW2?
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Why did Germany officially acknowledge the contents of the Zimmerman telegram?
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Did the Germans purposefully arrange to send Lenin to Russia to start a revolution?
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Why is it that the maiden name is traditionally dropped when a woman is getting married?
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Has women's suffrage ever decided an election?
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When did the hypocrisy to call a dictatorship "free, democratic, republic etc." start?
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Were there inns and hostels in medieval Europe?
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What are good online sources for historical maps?
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What was the state of the German rail system in 1944?
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How come every culture on the planet has a different calendar, yet follow the same system for a week?
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What was the significance of changing the name of "Persia" to "Iran"?
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How did Christianity replace Roman Paganism and other ancient religions?
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Why did no other empire contest Russia's colonization of North-Asia?
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Why is Spain's base timezone UTC+1?
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Have there been any efforts by the countries of Europe to restore their monarchies?
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How much did it cost to buy a ticket on the Orient Express from Paris to Istanbul in 1914?
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What is the historical reason for 18 years being the most commonly accepted age of adulthood?
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Spanish Influence on the Netherlands and Belgium?
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How has Catalonia ended up being so nationalist?
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What were the conditions of joining or leaving the Holy Roman Empire?
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Why were blackletter typefaces abolished in Germany?
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What did the nobles do after the French Revolution?
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References or accounts in historical Egyptian literature about the Exodus
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Why was there little nonwhite migration to Europe in the 19th century?
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Why did Christianity disappear in North-Western Africa?
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Why did Hitler treat the Slavs inconsistently?
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Did the Romans see Africa as a black continent? Was there a perception of a divide between Africa and Europe?
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When was the last time a country acquired territory by buying land from another country?