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When was the Viking first day of summer? Winter?

28 votes

Is there any evidence to back up David Starkey's claim that infanticide of mixed-race children was integral to the Ottoman slave trade?

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Did Philo ever mention crucifixion as a punishment in any of his writings? If he didn't, was there ever a reason he didn't?

40 votes

What is the latest scientific consensus on the peopling of the Americas?

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What would military spies in 17th century Europe be looking for inside a city, before a siege?

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What did Abraham Lincoln say that may have led to General MacArthur's quote?

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Could the etymology of rook be derived from the city Uruk?

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Ranking Eastern Europe Communist regimes by severity of repression

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Which pre-modern societies have had significant non-domestic roles for women?

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What script would Homer have used?

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Why did Winston Churchill say "perverted science" in his Finest Hour speech?

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How tall was an average person in ancient Israel?

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What happened to the four remaining men arrested as part of the plot against George Washington?

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Is there any historical evidence of Picts originating from Scythia?

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Was there any theological opposition to the lightning rod?

7 votes
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What was the physical appearance of Theodoric I, the King of the Visigoths?

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What are the parameters of these 16th-17th century artillery weapons?

2 votes

"Israel created Hamas" - what's the timeline behind the historical facts of this claim?

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Where are the Cheyenne prophesies of Sweet Medicine recorded?

5 votes

Why do some ancient languages become widespread across cultures, while others don't?

22 votes

Which event happened first: Meiji Restoration or Boshin War?

25 votes

Why didn't Israel officially declare war in several of its prior wars?

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How was Ivaylo's Bulgarian peasant army able to repel the Mongols?

3 votes

Which places in the USA have been ruled by all three colonial powers, British, French, and Spanish?

121 votes

Did China ever consider a phonetic writing system?

3 votes

If there was truly 3 hours of darkness in Roman empire following the crucifixion, would we expect some sort of record to survive of this happening?

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At the beginning of the 20th century, how did Austria-Hungary and Russia's foreign policies conflict in the Balkans?

38 votes

Did enslaved persons take their owner's surnames?

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What was the Ancient Egyptian's word for eleventh or twelfth?

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Is there any documentation on the creation of Article 1 Section II of the US Constitution?

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