quiz yourself

1. T. E. Lawrence (Lawrence of Arabia) held a degree in this subject from Oxford University.

 
 
 
 

2. In the air war in Vietnam, the highest scoring North Vietnamese air ace was nicknamed this by the Americans.

 
 
 
 

3. This was the primary food grain of the American West.

 
 
 
 



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