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Who wrote the historical novel 'A Tale of Two Cities'?
What was the title of James I of England (and VI of Scotland)'s father?
Which City was bombed in February 1945 that led to the deaths of 25,000 civillians?
What English newspaper was first published in 1896 by Lord Northcliffe striking a more 'populist tone'?
Which French revolutionary was known for saying 'The kings of Europe would dare challenge us? We throw them the head of a king!' after the execution of Louis XVI, in 1794 he was th
Who is known for his work 'The Divine Comedy'?
In 1803 the English forces defeated the Marahatha in which Battle named after an Indian City?
Which American political party did the Presidents James Buchanan, James K Polk and Grover Cleveland belong?
Who wrote the historical novels 'The Three Musketeers' and 'The Black Tulip'?
The King of which country said that he would don the star of David if the Nazis threatened his Jewish population?
Which German Admiral was found guilty at the Nuremberg Trials and sentenced to 10 years in Spandau Prison?
What was the name of the Democratic Presidential candidate who lost to George H Bush in 1988?
The first Inquistor of the Catholic, Tomas de Torquemada, belonged to which order?
Which Irish City was founded in the 9th Century by the Vikings?
Which work of Karl Max published in 1867 paved the way to Socialism and Communism?
Which English Prime Minister brought in the Second Reform Act in 1867?
What was Indonesia's original name?
Which famous book was commissioned by the Normans to document the holdings of England and was finished in 1086?
Which English City is said to hold the bones of Saint Bede?
In England what was the name of the tribute the Anglo Saxons had to pay the Vikings under Æthelred the Unready?

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