THE FRENCH REVOLUTION (1789-1799)
The French Revolution was a watershed event that changed Europe irrevocably and ended a century of slowly increasing opposition to absolutism and the supremacy of a decadent aristocracy. The causes of the French Revolution are difficult to pin down. Therefore, we w
Innovative or Simply Post-Modern?
New Paradigms in the Study of "Civil War"
A civil war is a war between organized groups within the same nation state or republic, or, less commonly, between two countries created from a formerly united nation state.
The aim of one side may be to take...
WHAT CAUSED THE FRENCH REVOLUTION?
The French Revolution was a series of political, economic and social disorders which took place throughout France between 1789 and 1799. Before the revolution, France used a system called the ancien regime to govern their country. It was headed by an...
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The causes of the defeat in East Pakistan of the army which resulted in separation of East Pakistan from the West Pakistan.
The separation of East Pakistan...
To What Extent was the Role of Air Power Decisive in the Six Day War of 1967?
A. Plan of Investigation
This investigation assesses the significance of the role that air power played in the Six Day War of 1967 (June 5th to June 10th) on both the Israeli and Arab sides. In order to...
The Mexican American War was a conflict between the United States and Mexico. This was a battle for land where Mexico was fighting to keep what they thought was their property and the U.S. desired to retain the disputed land of Texas and obtain more of Mexico’s northern lands. There were two...
World War One:
Events leading up to World War One:
March 1890: The German statesman Otto von Bismarkre signs, mostly forced by the new Kaiser, Wilelm II. The Kaiser takes a more active role in German Welpolitik. However, the blunders of the Kaiser and other chancellors...
The East India Company
The East India Company had the unusual distinction of ruling an entire country. Its origins were much humbler. On 31 December 1600, a group of merchants who had incorporated themselves into the East India Company were given monopoly privileges on all trade with the East Indie
World War I was a military conflict from 1914 to 1918. It began as a local European war between Austria - Hungary and Serbia on July 28, 1914. It was transformed into a general European struggle by declaration of war against Russia on August 1, 1914 and eventually became a global war involving 32 na
"The Northern and Southern perspectives on the causes of the War were radically different."
The South, which was known as the Confederate States of America, seceded from the North, which
was also known as the Union, for many different reasons. The reason they wanted to succeed was the result
Did you know that in the Civil War, America lost the most men ever? After four years and over 600,000 American lives, the Union (North) prevailed in wearing down and forcing the Confederacy (South) to surrender. Eli Whitney's cotton gin, the Missouri Compromise, and the Dred Scott case contributed g
The Causes of the Persian Gulf War
"Two dozen U.S. and British aircraft
bombed five radar and other anti-aircraft
sites around Baghdad with guided missiles yesterday in the first major military action of
the Bush administration. It was the largest airstrike against Iraq in two years and hit
The Causes Of The Civil War
The Political War The North and South fought over politics, mainly the idea of slavery. Basically the South wanted and needed it and the North did not want it at all. The South was going to do anything they could to keep it. This was the issue that overshadowed all oth
The causes of the Civil War are many, the obvious being slavery, however that is merely on the surface. The underlying causes were far more detrimental to the health of the union, the main cause being money. The economic disputes between the North and the South, which were partially over slavery,
The American Civil War was a series of political, cultural, and economic differences within the nation that when clashed, lead to a four-year period of hostility and instability. Although most media portrays slavery as the main cause of the civil war, it was really an economic competition within the
English 9 5/23/09 Research report. Causes of World War II. World War II had many causes to it’ s beginning.These causes were not only infamous but historical as to why the deadliest war in multi-national history happened. From several violatio
Causes of Spanish Civil War
On the 17th of July of 1936 the Spanish Civil War erupted. However before this, Spain had its fair share of stability problems. The problems began all the way since 1851, but instead of going year by year, it is better to divide the causes in the following categories:
We can count many causes of World War 2, political and others, but the three root causes of World War 2 were :
1. The Prussian Militarism - developed in 200 years of history, it was the force that made Germany so powerful, and made it possible for a man like Adolf Hitler to gain total control o
The Causes of the Mexican – American War
• The Mexican–American War was an armed conflict between the United States and Mexico from 1846 to 1848.
• The origins of the Mexican-American War can largely be traced back to Texas winning its independence from Mexico in 1836.
• Following his
THE FIRST WORLD WAR
The First World War happened in 6 August 1914 between the triple alliance (Germany, Italy and Austria-Hungry, since 1882) and the triple Entente (Russia, Great Britain and France, since 1907). The war mainly broke out between Germany and Great Britain because of jealousy, Grea