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"The worst kind of discrimination is the one against me!" - Rich8701

Essays for History: Europe

  1. French Revolution
    The French Revolution was the second major revolution in our history. It was sparked by the American Revolution. Not only did the French help bring freedom to America...
  2. Enlightened Despotism - Napoleon
    Enlightened despotism originated during the European Enlightenment, basically meaning that a ruler should rule with the characteristics of the Enlightenment. The most...
  3. Count of Monte Cristo
    The Life of the Great Alexandre Dumas Alexandre Dumas was a French novelist/playwright from the 1900's. He was born July 24, 1802 in Villes-Cotterêts and died December 5...
  4. Anti-Semitism
    For Adolf Hitler, Anti-Semitism was not a policy but more as a religion. In the Germany of the 1920s, stunned by defeat, and the ravages of the Versailles treaty, it was not hard for a leader to convince millions that one element of the nation's...
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  5. British Foreign Relationships
    Beginnings<br /> The first time that the British came into contact from outside people since the disappearance of the land bridge connecting the British Isles to mainland Europe occured in the year 43 A.D. This was the year that Ceasar send a Roman...
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  6. Dachau and Auschwitz: a Comparsion
    At the beginning of the 1930s, Germany was under stress of recuperating after the First World War. Germany was in need of a leader to lead them through the hard times of recovering after a war, with no help from other countries. A man by the name...
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  7. February Russian Revolution
    By February 1917, the Russian people were starving due to the food shortages, freezing because of fuel shortages and worn out from the war struggle. They had enough of the Tsar\'s failing leadership and poor decisiveness to help those in desperate...
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  8. The Reign of Terror
    Explain why the French Revolution which seemingly began as a movement for equality and liberty developed into the Reign of Terror. The Reign of Terror was a period in the...
  9. Germany: the Answer to an Old Question
    Thesis: This paper will argue that Germany needs to secure itself as <br /> both the economic and political hegemon of Europe inside of the European <br /> Union; until its present condition and effectiveness in the global <br /> politics...
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  10. Gin Act
    In 1688, gin had became really popular drink in England. Some people were against the excessive selling of gin, but others liked gin. So the English government decided to open the distilling trade to all English people who paid taxes and over the...
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  11. Great Britain
    Great Britain is made up of three countries, England, Scotland and Wales. It is an island off the coast of north­west of Europe. Britain is part of the United Kingdom of Britain and Northern Ireland. The capital is London. <br /> Relief <br...
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  12. The Congress of Vienna
    The Congress of Vienna was an international conference that was convened with the purpose of remaking Europe after the demise of Napoleon I. The main purpose was to...
  13. Greek Cypriot Leaders
    What is the Cyprus question? Let us hear the answer from the Greek Cypriot and Greek leaders themselves: <br /> <br /> "I have struggled for the union of Cyprus with Greece, and Enosis will always be my deep national aspiration as it is the...
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  14. Impact of the Proposed Devolution for Scotland
    Britain has never relished doses of constitutional reform, although they have accepted the drip-feed of frequent, unpalatable and ill-fated local government changes. Ambivalence to reform was reinforced in recent decades. The 1974 Labour government...
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  15. In What Ways and to What Extent Did the Aims and Policies of the Great Powers in the Vienna Settlement Shape...
    The Congress of Vienna attempted to set Europe straight following the disruption caused by French Revolution and the subsequent Napoleonic imperialism within Europe itself...
  16. Industrial Revolution
    Why was there an industrial revolution in Britain?<br /> <br /> There have been many changes in both Britain and the Worlds History, such as the Industrial Revolution? This Revolution I talk about today, started way back, 250 years ago. From this...
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  17. Industrial Revolution 15
    In 1750-1900, Britain had an industrial revolution. An industrial revolution is the name given to a rapid development of industries. The Industrial Revolution was due to a series of events that led to mass-produced goods. As Britain switched from a...
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  18. Nostradamus
    Nostradamus Nostradamus lived in the 16th century in France. He was said to be the healer of the black plague, which was an incredible pandemic that struck Europe...
  19. Industrialization Effects on Workers of Gb
    Industrializations has occurred in many nation through out the world. It mainly started in the 19th century. One of the country who was one of the first to have industrial in there country was Great Britain. If had many pros and cons on the lives...
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  20. Origins of the French Revolution
    Origins of the French Revolution The French Revolution, can be seen as part of a general movement in the western world, however, these European movements were limited in...
  21. Inspector Calls Coursework
    To what extent is the inspector a dramatic device used by JB Prietley to articulate his views on politics and society?<br /> This is the question I’ve been asked to carry out, throughout my coursework I am going to pursue the way in which he uses...
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  22. Life Changes During the Industrial Revolution
    In Britain about two hundred years ago, great changes took place in making goods and transport, which has moulded the way our world works today. These changes made big differences to many people’s lives and work methods; and put together these...
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  23. Lives of Women in the Renaissance
    The renaissance began a momentous time in the history of Western Europe. Many new forms and styles of arts, literature, and customs emerged during this period. Economic, social, and cultural changes affected the lives of everyone. Particularly...
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