History Quiz / 'C' Military History

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This practice, which entails mandatory military service, has existed for thousands of years but first appeared its modern form during the French Revolution.
People from this country were the first to use gunpowder.
This battle during the Second Punic War was a major Carthaginian victory.
These were the anti-Sandinista fighters from Nicaragua that were backed by the Reagan administration.
This leader of the Kuomintang fought the Communist Party in the Chinese Civil War.
This naval battle was the first fought between aircraft carriers in history.
These military vehicles, first having appeared in central Asia, were used by the Hyksos during their invasion of Egypt.
The 1925 Geneva Protocol banned this type of warfare, which involves the use of weapons of mass destruction.
'Magic' and 'Ultra' are codenames related to the collection of military intelligence in WWII by this process.
The Beer Hall Putsch was a failed attempt at this.
After the Munich Agreement, Hitler annexed the Sudetenland - part of this former country.
This man, the founder of the Achaemenid Empire, captured Babylon in 539 BCE.
This type of armor, created using linked metal rings, was common in Medieval Europe.
Nicknamed 'Old Ironsides,' this centuries-old warship has a perfect battle record.
After he defeated the Greek city-states, Philip II of Macedon joined them into this League
The Ottomans took over this city in 1453.
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