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Why bother attacking castles at all? Why not go around?

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Why did North America economically prosper, and maintain stable government and South/Central America didn't?

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Why did Canada not join the American Revolution?

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Are there any important biographies of nobodies?

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Why didn't the USA move to the left after WWII? [closed]

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What is the difference between the Ancient Greek religion and the Ancient Roman religion?

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Did Native Americans ever fight the indigenous people living in Mexico before Europeans arrived?

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Why does Latin America have a higher number of surviving Native Americans than North America?

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How much did it cost to attend events at the ancient Roman colosseum?

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Who is the earliest recorded person?

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Why was Germany not as successful as other Europeans in establishing overseas colonies?

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How were books published in Ancient Greece?

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Where are the Native American primary source documents?

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Were Shakespeare's plays written for "high culture" or "entertain the bawdy masses" during his time?

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Is there an accepted explanation for multiple independent "cradles of civilization"?

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Why did baseball become more popular than cricket in the USA?

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What historical reasons did the Nazis give for hating the Jews? How did they identify non-practicing Jews?

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What was the political consciousness of a 15th century English peasant?

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What did the Romans call black people (sub-Saharan)?

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What are the main reasons historians give for the Soviet Union's collapse?

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Study of causal structures and dynamics in history?

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Why has there only been one dynasty in the history of Japan?

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What are the occurences of total war in the Native Americans?

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Why are only Homo Sapiens left?

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What is the oldest known international sporting event?

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What caused the decline of the Spanish empire?

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How did the Catholic Pope manage to become more powerful than Kings in old Europe?

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Why were China and India able to peacefully co-exist for so long?

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What significant regions and countries became Muslim without being first conquered by a Muslim power?