1. Exquisite Tweets from @thehistoryguy

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    Wow. @KTHopkins says, 'Great Britain is more disunited… than any time in its past.'
    There speaks someone without a history degree.

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    Dan Snow

    Let's ease into it with a map of post-Roman Britain..... atomised.

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    These maps partially illustrate the insane internecine violence of the 1640s

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    Here's England and Wales during the civil war of the 15th Century. (Which wouldn't even make the Top 5 Divisive Events list).

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  3. Then there is the time in the 12th Century simply known as 'The Anarchy' when things were too insane to map.

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    Dan Snow

    Here are British tanks stationed in Glasgow amid fear of revolution in 1919 & soldiers deployed to the streets during the 1911 rail strike

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    Dan Snow

    Here's the British Isles after the Vikings invaded the English, Britons, Irish, Scots, Welsh (who were all fighting among themselves anyway)

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