Words of Wisdom:

"it is old men who declare war vut it the youth who fight and die -- mason smith" - Inxaxaxaacaf

Essays for History: Wars

  1. Research Paper on Wwii
    World War II began in 1939 and ended in 1945. This war killed more people and destroyed more property than any other war with fifty-nine countries being involved in(2...
  2. Patton vs. the Victors
    Patton and The Victors have both taught me more than I previously knew about World War II. Coming into this class, I really did not know much about the war. Everything I...
  3. American Holocaust
    When one looks through the history of the last century, many great atrocities can come to mind. However, the one that is the most common is that of the Holocaust during...
  4. Causes and Effects of the Persian Gulf War
    The Persian Gulf War, often referred to as Operation Desert Storm, was perhaps one of the most successful war campaigns in the history of warfare. Saddam Hussein, leader of Iraq, invaded Kuwait in 1990. In 1991, after weeks of air strikes, US...
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  5. Art History
    • Chapter 1 Notes - Prehistoric Period o Paleolithic Period – "Old Stone Age"  Old and primitive period  Around 50,000BC  Artwork consisted of...
  6. Does Canada Need a Queen?
    Does Canada still have the same connection with the Queen as we used to? The Queen is irrelevant today. Change like this is in the future. Nothing stays the same...
  7. Cold War - Space Race
    War is an event that represents the situation of a state and how it is revolutionized. It introduces new factors that sometimes force nations others to join in the enhancing of ideas. In particular, the new face of the ideological or new age...
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  8. The Blight Begins
    The Blight Begins While reading the book, Angela's Ashes I learned about what the people of that time went through as far as death and disease and even food scarcity. I...
  9. Difference Between Today's Media Coverage on the War and Past Media
    Over different wars, media has progressed in its <br /> technology to show viewers more coverage. It has <br /> given us a chance to see a war thousands of miles a <br /> way on their living room television. It shows us <br /> things that...
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  10. A History of Violence
    A History of Violence As Reviewed by Nathan The horror on the screen was only matched by the horrifying look on my fellow movie goers' faces. While I am not familiar...
  11. George Washington in the Revolution
    George Washington is best known as our nation, America’s first president. However, as president, he was also our first commander-in-chief, a role he was unanimously elected into formally on June 16, 1775. Humbly, he expressed in his acceptance...
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  12. Gulf War
    I. Introduction - Why did a coalition of over 30 nations find it was necessary to go to war to help Kuwait after it was invaded by Iraq? How did the coalition defeat the Iraqis? And although the coalition won there were many consequences to face...
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  13. Hitlers Steps to Great Power
    Hitler’s aim was to become the head of Germany and have as much power and love from his people as he could. To get this he had to spend many long years doing work, campaigning and speaking with high dignitaries. <br /> <br /> Hitler’s first...
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  14. Iraq Wars
    Introduction <br /> In 1979, President Bakr resigned under pressure from Hussein, who then became president. Immediately after his succession, Hussein called a Baath Party meeting and had all of his opposition systematically murdered. As president...
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  15. Motivations for Usa and Ussr Entry Into the Korean War
    While both North and South Koreans may have thought they were fighting against each other in a civil war to re-unite all of Korea under a single government and ideology, the Korean War was in fact dominated by the influential power of the USSR and...
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  16. Spanish-Amerincan War
    With the assassination of President McKinley, Theodore Roosevelt, <br /> not quite 43, became the youngest President in the Nation's history. He <br /> brought new excitement and power to the Presidency, as he vigorously led <br /> Congress and the...
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  17. The Great Ones
    Why the fuck do people want peace? I think people running about screaming for help and die is brilliant entertainment. It’s great with some action in between all the stockmarket-stuff on the nine o’clock news. <br /> Adolf, Osama, Saddam...
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  18. The Impending Threat
    The noose tightens around the People’s Republic, as the United States makes its presence known. The PLA (People’s Liberation Army) is becoming an advanced military force. It continues to expand because of one thing: the United States of...
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  19. Braveheart Fact or Fiction
    Dave Arreche Historical or Historical Fiction Main Characters of Braveheart Braveheart is supposed t o be the true story of William Wallace and his battle to free...
  20. The Role of Food in Times of War
    Food means different things to people in different countries of the world; pasta is common in Italy, hamburgers are a favorite in the US and tacos are a typical dish in Mexico. Human existence solely depends on this source of energy. A person...
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  21. War of 1812 - Essay 9
    The war of 1812 was fought between the United States and Great Britain from June 1812 to December 1814 when the peace treaty was signed. It was in fact a war that once and for all confirmed American Independence. From the end of the American...
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  22. Was the Gulf War a 'Just War'?
    Aggression is the largest, if only, justification for war, according to the just-war theory outlined by Michael Walzer’s “Just and Unjust Wars”. In performing an act of aggression what Walzer describes as the ‘floodgates of war’ are opened...
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  23. Who Will Be the Winner? (Us-Iraq War)
    War is a sport.. Bush and Hussein are the coaches, and their people are their players. It’s a game between two philosophies from two unique backgrounds and definitely, it will determine which team performed better; the team that outwitted...
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