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Essays for History: America

  1. A Talk Between Enemies
    Intro…. To the individuals: Pasteur Bisimungu: President of Rwuanda from July 19, 1994 until March 23, 2000. He was an ethnic Hutu He is an ethnic Hutu born in the Gisenyi...
  2. Rasin in the Sun Historical Content
    A Raisin In The Sun: Social And Historical Context A Raisin in the Sun was one of the first plays that presented viewers with a true realistic description of an African...
  3. Civil Rights Movement and Black Nationalism
    English 1302.044 March 3, 2000 Militant and Violent Acts of the Civil Rights Movement and Black Nationalism The rights of African-Americans have been violated since they...
  4. Spanish Settle of the West
    International borders have always been centers of conflict, and <br /> the <br /> U.S.-Mexican border is no exception. With the European colonizing the New <br /> World, it was a matter of time before the powers collided. The Spanish <br...
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  5. The Boston Tea Party and America’S Independence
    Throughout the course of history there have been many events leading up to the independence of America. Some of them were small, whereas others were much more significant. One of the more important events was the Boston Tea Party. This was when the...
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  6. The Colt Six-Shooter
    The colt six shooter will always be a legend to Texas. Whether you know <br /> it as an accurate, cowboy, Texas Ranger, gun-slinging, out West, corral gun, or <br /> as a little protection, the colt will never be forgotten in Texas. <br...
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  7. The Continental Congress
    The Continental Congress met in one of the most conservative of the seaport towns from which the revolutionary movement stemmed. Philadelphia patriots complained that there was more Toryism in Pennsylvania than in all the colonies combined...
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  8. John Brown Dbq
    The view of John Brown's raid changed over time between 1859 and 1863. In 1859, he was disliked and viewed as a fanatic radical by both the north and the south, where as in...
  9. The Great Depression
    The Great Depression is comparable to Lennie and George's life. I would like <br /> to give a comparison of George Milton and Lennie Small to the Great <br /> Depression. The time that this story took place was during the Great <br...
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  10. War Rages on in Like Water for Chocolate
    War Rages On in Like Water for Chocolate Although wars are waged for many reasons, ultimately, wars are fought for one reason; freedom. It is no different in Laura...
  11. The North American Continent
    There is tremendous difference in the way the native Indians used to live off the land and the way American Settlers are destroying the land even as we speak for the purpose of profit. The author of this story is trying to convey the damage and...
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  12. The Story of the Italian Americans
    At the turn of the century, America was viewed as a land of freedom from the hardships of everyday life. During this time, millions of immigrants from all over the world, poured into America seeking that exact kind of freedom. Some were escaping...
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  13. The Voyage to the New World
    First of all, King Ferdinand of Aragon and Queen Isabella of <br /> Castille got married in 1464. The main reason that they got married was <br /> to unite their kingdoms into Spain. The king and queen were Roman <br /> Catholic, so they...
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  14. Uruguay
    Uruguay republic, in east central South America, is the second smallest country on the continent. This country is bounded on the north by Brazil, on the east by Brazil and the Atlantic Ocean, on the south by the Atlantic Ocean and the Río de la...
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  15. The Battle of Gettysburg...a New Birth
    The Battle of Gettysburg…A New Birth The Battle of Gettysburg was the defining battle of the Civil War. To some it was considered the bloodiest battle ever fought on...
  16. Victims of September 11
    The Greek approach to tragedy <br /> Helena Smith in Athens explores why the Greeks seem to have little sympathy for post-attack America <br /> Helena Smith in Athens <br /> Guardian Unlimited <br /> Tuesday September 25, 2001 <br...
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  17. War of 1812
    “In view of the wants and needs of an infant United States (1783-1812), the War of 1812 was extremely successful in its results.” The War of 1812 is significant to United States history in a number of ways. The War, and our not losing it...
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  18. Women in the Progressive Era
    In the 1890s, American women emerged as a major force for social reform. Millions joined civic organizations and extended their roles from domestic duties to concerns about their communities and environments. In the years between 1890 and 1920, a...
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  19. Confederate Flag
    Where Should the Confederate Flag be Flown? In the past couple of year, there has been a controversial battle over the flying of the Confederate Flag on government...
  20. John Brown's Raid
    "The most controversial of all nineteenth-century Americans," a martyr and hero, the man accountable for electrifying the nation in 1859, and most eminent as the...
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