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Disappearance and reappearance of helmets in European armies circa 1600 to 1900

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Civilians in Napoleon's Grand Army when he invaded Russia

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How did melee soldiers in the front rank of a formation fight without getting tired?

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What percentage of the population in the Thirteen Colonies in 1776 were first/second generation immigrants?

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Was it not possible to exploit the gaps between each pre-modern melee formation?

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Why does Northern Ireland not include the counties Donegal, Monaghan and Cavan?

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Why did the US not move to crush the Haitian Revolt after the 1804 massacre?

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Was the US close to running out of volunteer manpower during the Afghanistan and Iraq Wars?

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Did armored cavalry have an advantage over unarmored cavalry in 18th/19th century?

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Was COMECON involved in economic imperialism and if so, to what extent?

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When and how did English become the Lingua Franca? [closed]

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Why was the US unable to win in Korea? [closed]

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Did Great Britain benefit economically from the loss of America?

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Did Stalin have any designs on Turkey and Greece?

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What happened to the French soldiers evacuated at Dunkirk and elsewhere in 1940?

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What was the dominant Soviet strategy for invading Germany in the 1980's?

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Did any nation have a demonstrable qualitative advantage in their soldiers of the 18th century, and how did they achieve this?

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Why were the populous coastal areas of China not linguistically united?

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Did modern soldiers try to miss their shots?

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How did sword cavalry charges work?

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In a broad sense, what are the reasons for the history-spanning persecution of Jews? [closed]

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Besides Crecy and Poitiers, in what battle was the Longbow the decisive weapon?

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Why were the Thirteen Colonies more successful, both economically and socially, than other colonies? [closed]

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How did the Weygand Line collapse so quickly?

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What happened to the other European residents in Khartoum in 1885?

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Why were pre-missile era cruisers often attached to fleet battlegroups? [closed]

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Is it fair to say that the USSR has technical parity over NATO on land and air over much of the cold war? [closed]

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