Louis Rhys
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Why did Britain and France not declare war against the Soviet Union when it invaded Poland in WW2?
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What are the factors that caused the new world civilizations to be less technologically advanced than the old world?
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Why wasn't Monaco unified with France?
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Why did Italy abandon its alliance with Germany in WW1 and join the Allied side?
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Why did the French sell Louisiana?
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What was Muhammad's religion before becoming a Muslim prophet?
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How would you accurately use older British currencies when writing a story?
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How long did it take for a diplomat to travel between Berlin and Vienna in the 1770's?
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What was the value of the spice trade during the age of exploration?
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In ancient Rome, did a lot of people feel guilty about owning slaves?
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When did the practice of formal declaration of war start?
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What are the French gains after the American Revolutionary War
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How did Churchill and Stalin intend to translate the percentages in the "Percentages agreement"?
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What new technology/tactics allowed the breakthrough of the trenches in WW I western front?
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What did contemporary countries in Europe call the Ottoman Empire?
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What kind of crew members did ancient artillery teams consist of?
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How big were the biggest elections during the ancient era?
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In which situation is the broadside more preferable than every gun firing on their own time?
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The practice of translating foreign monarch's or noble's name
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How did the First French Empire and allies differ from the other European monarchies at that time?
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Why did Britain object to the Ottomans bringing its ships-of-the-line against Russia in the beginning of the Crimean War?
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How was the relation between the Ottoman Empire and Serbia, Greece, and Montenegro during the Second Balkan War?
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Have any of the Presidents of France taken advantage of its co-princeship of Andorra in a significant way?
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At which point did election in a large country become feasible?
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How did the Nuremberg Trials decide whether a guilty defendant was to be sentence to death or life imprisonment?
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Did New Imperialism differ in nature from earlier Imperialism?
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Why did Austria cede Venetia at the end of the Third Italian War of Independence?
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Did Andrew Jackson kill Dickinson fairly according to the customs of duels at the time?
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What were the consequences of the bankruptcies of the Spanish Empire?
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What was the reason for the Ottoman invasion of Otranto?