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  1. Karl XII

    One thing that irks me when discussing generals...

    Two people will usually be discussing General X and General Y when one of them resorts to the argument that General X only won because he had an advantage(terrain, numbers, stupid opponent etc). They then use this to discredit to General X as if by saying he only wins when his opponent makes a...
  2. Comnena

    What do you like most about discussing history here?

    What do you like most about discussing history on this forum? For me: -some people are massively knowledgeable about the most obscure topics. There's always something to learn. -Different viewpoints of people from different countries -The way discussions go sometimes. Someone could start a...
  3. General Winter

    Discussing Churchill.

    I've already mentioned that Churchill did the same things in foreign policy that Stalin did,only in a worse way.Or if you like,Stalin did the same things that Churchill did, only in a softer way. We tried to discuss British Katyn, now let's try to discuss British Warsaw. In 1944 the Soviets...
  4. B

    Books discussing how/why religion.

    I think that religious discussion possibly falls broadly into two areas. The first area relates to what I would refer to as the macro area and covers; “How/why did a particular religion evolve.” and “The history of religion and its relationship to the establishment/state.” The second is...
  5. Anna James

    For Sharing and Discussing of Christian Religious Philosophy

    I want this thread to be for sharing and discussing of quotes from the works of Christian religious philosophers and theologians. My idea is the thread to be informative, interesting, inspiring, intellectual, and long lasting. Since I know many of the pitfalls in which the threads about religion...
  6. Zenjamin

    Upcomming Essay exam... (I know, Im terrible. But these would be worth discussing, I think.)

    Upcomming Essay exam... (I know, Im terrible. But these would be worth discussing, I think.) I dont know what the rules are about asking for help. Im not asking for any of you to write an essay on each of these three questions or anything so silly as that. I just think it would really help me...