Bit of a workout

Dear friend, I hope everything is going swimmingly. The sadistic side of my nature reckons a bit of brain exercise is in order. Dunno why

  1. Who said, “All history is bunk”

  2. What was Frazier’s Dad’s dog called

  3. In Russia what is a Dacha

  4. Who drove his Chevvy to the levee

  5. In military jargon what are a GPMG and an LMG

  6. Roughly what is the circumference of the planet

  7. How big is a Short Ton

  8. Where is Axminster

  9. What is Toxophally

  10. Who was actually the youngest of The Golden Girls