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Were beaches red with lobsters upon arrival of Columbus?
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Adding to what @Alex said "typical" lobsters (i.e., the lobsters that humans eat and the ones that turn red when you cook them) don't even extend as far south as Hispaniola. They are a cold-...

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Have revolutions been won without the military establishment?
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I would definitely argue the American Revolution fit's the OP's criteria. OP does mention the colonial militias in the comments, but the minutemen were very much seen as a civilian militia that was ...

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