How brief was the shortest war?
Everyone knows that the longest war in history was the Hundred Years War. It is safe to assume that this is one record that will never be broken. Today`s question is at the opposite spectrum where we want to know how brief was the shortest war on record. Here is a hint, this war made the Seven Years War seem like an eternity. Don’t think of the answer in years or months or days. Here is one more clue. This war was fought back in 1838.
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The shortest war on record was fought between Zanzibar and England in 1896. Zanzibar surrendered after 38 minutes.