Friday’s answers

J Bloggs and Andrei get my thanks for posing the questions.

They can claim a virtual batch of ginger crunch by leaving the answers below if they stumped us all.



2 Responses to Friday’s answers

  1. J Bloggs says:

    1) They were all Roman legions
    2) Britiannia
    3) Boudicca (Boudicea)
    4) They were all roman settlements (Londinium, Camulodunum, and Verulanium) destroyed by Boudicca’s forces
    5) On the Victoria Esplanade, acroos the road from the Palace of Westminster


  2. andrei says:

    My answers

    (1) The Republic of Novgorod under Alexander Nevsky versus the Teutonic Knights

    (2) Orthodox Christians and Latins (Catholics)

    (3) They were both crusades

    (4) Prince Alexander Nevsky

    (5) History never ends and repeats

    Will Dwan

    I saw a film about that battle. Soviet propaganda I think, but pretty good.

    Could we say “The Sands of Iwo Jima” or “The Alamo” are American propaganda?

    The funny thing about the latter it concerns the annexation of Texas from Mexico by the Americans


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