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In view of the failure of anti-German forces at making headway against a well-entrenched enemy equipped with machine guns, is there another strategy the allies could have pursued?
It's common knowledge that ... Yes, we've been watching Pride and Prejudice in this house, sorry. -What is an entail and how did Lady de Burgh avoid losing her estate, or, maybe, how did she avoid her...
why did the western roman empire abandon rome for ravenna? was there a tactical reason? was ravenna more easy to defend? or was the emperor wanting to distance himself from rome. is there anything...
I love history docs, especially those from the early 20th C. and it's always been a fascination of mine that instead of using the Arctic corridor to Murmansk that they didn't use the short hop from...
Can you please tell me what age we are living in now? Thank you....
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2914985/Doomed-class-young-Winston-1892-portrait-youthful-Churchill-poses-Harrow-pals-1945-half-dead.html It is now almost 50years since Winston Churchill's...
Discuss the advent of European Trading Companies in India....
An old Dad of our family was a soldier in Belgium in the First World War. Several years ago an unthinking relative disposed of his war medals. I don’t know what happened to them but, if they still...
Please can anyone help with the name of an actor ? Thanks in advance . I have letters :O , L , N , I, S , O , W , E, N , W . ( 4 , 6 )...
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A friend has inherited a silver medallion (on a silver chain) from her late husband's uncle who lived in Bury St. Edmonds. The inscription reads L C B H 1910 and underneath are the uncles's initials,...
Can anyone help me with: What connects Muriel & Christine Eadie? I assume it's something to do with the "world's End Murders" in 1977 Thanks in advance...
Which English ruler tried to have Christmas abolished?
Its looks like 147745 Pte F. KELLY http://s552.photobucket.com/user/JetDog12/library/ GR on front? Kelly was my Great Aunt's Maiden name Thanks Gang...
what does the M in a diamond shaped box stand for on a german metal war cap badge. Is it a mark for Gold. Any details would be gratefully received.
20ac a ships engulfed by deep trench E?y?? 25ac flog company during rapid growth S ???r?e thanks
This is a very interesting site that I have discovered.http://bombsight.org/explore/
Can someone help settle an argument. Somewhere I've read that when Pompey conquered Jerusalem he rode his horse into the Holy of Holies. I've searched online but although there is reference to him...
Watching The Plantagenets notice that the king and nobles are all speaking French, understandable as that's where they came from, when did they finally speak English, and would the ordinary people...
When I watch Time Team and they dig away at tons of soil to uncover Roman Pavements etc. where has the soil actually come from, if that was the road, courtyard etc. in historical days?
ninth century AD by a danish fisherman… Would it be Grimsby and (English) title of a book of Latin and Greek proverbs by Desiderius Erasmus, published in the early 16th century(6) York according to...

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