Harley Holcombe
  • Member for 10 years, 3 months
  • Last seen more than 4 years ago
Why did Hitler attack the Soviet Union when he was still busy fighting the United Kingdom?
71 votes

By this time, Germany controlled the entire European peninsula, and it was very hard to see the Allied forces coming back from that. Hitler told one of his generals in June 1940 that the victories ...

View answer
What are the factors that caused the new world civilizations to be less technologically advanced than the old world?
Accepted answer
66 votes

According to Jared Diamond's Guns, Germs and Steel, one of the first steps from a hunter-gatherer society towards civilization is agriculture. While agricultural societies appeared all over the world, ...

View answer