• World War 2 Weapons
    Weapons of World War 2 The Karabiner 98k was a German rifle introduced into general service in 1898. It was manufactured by the Mauser armory in huge quantities until it became obsolete after WWII. The 98K is a bolt action rifle that holds five rounds of 7.9mm on a stripper clip. It was the...
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  • Aircraft of the World Wars
    the most important part of the army (Grant 68). No one really thought that airplanes would work as weapons, either. Many saw them as more of an annoyance than anything else. During some experimental observation tests, someone said that the airplanes were unnecessarily frightening the cavalry’s horses...
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  • APUSH Ch 18-20
    Franklin D Roosevelt- elected 1932- direct relief- Democrat (party change- Democrats=intervention) –clearly explained actions to people (EX banks)- experimental though successful. 5. New Deal- direct gov power to combat Depression- focused on economic relief- NIRA, AAA, FERA (work relief for poor not direct...
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  • World War I
    manufacturing such as the assembly line which allowed for the mass production of new weapons for warfare. This mass production caused for larger number of interchangeable weapons being produced. In addition to upgrades in weapons such as the rifle which changed from the musket to a light automatic rifle, Tanks...
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  • World War Ii
    Luftwaffe. Luftwaffe earned the meaning of their “air weapon”(Houghton Mifflin Company) during WW2. The Luftwaffe was the most technology advanced air force during WW2 through out the whole world. How The Luftwaffe affected WW2. Throughout WW2 there were only two leading commanders of the Luftwaffe...
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  • Third World Poverty
    England WW2 Summary England had about 5.5 - 6m soldiers engaged during the WW2. The British victims of the war are estimated to be around 430,000. England and WW2 is a huge topic, and this article has only briefly outlined what happened during the war years. This article aim to give readers first...
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  • The Changing Nature of Weaponry
    impact upon society and also medicine. The first war we studied was the Hundred Years War. Here, the main and most dominant weapons were the cavalry and also longbows. These weapons were used because of their offensive power and their range, respectively. Inside the actual Hundred Years War, there was an...
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  • Totalitarianism
    where the state holds total authority over the society and seeks to control all aspects of public and private life wherever necessary. [1] From German American political theorist Hannah Arendt’s idea, we can postulates six central components of a totalitarian state[2]: 1.      An official ideology...
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  • World War 2
    The Atrocities of WW2 | December 3 2012 | | Who is most to blame? | Article 147 of the Fourth Geneva Convention defines war crimes as wilful killing, torture or inhuman treatment, including... wilfully causing great suffering or serious injury to body or health, unlawful deportation or transfer...
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  • Whatever
    cause of WW2 we need to look back to WW1. In 1933, a new chancellor was elected in Germany. A former foot-soldier. He is Adolf Hitler. He thought that the Treaty of Versailles is unjust like many Germans. The Treaty of Versailles was showed as a huge negative aspect towards Germany. If the Germans would...
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  • Heh Mla Cited
    <http://newsok.com/ technological-advancements-claim-roots-in-wwii-era/article/3174637/?page=1>. HortenFlyingWing. "German Innovations in Engineering." Advanced German Technology. N.p., n.d. Web. 31 Jan. 2013. <http://www.axisandallies.org/forums/index.php?topic=17127.0;wap2>...
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  • USSR Revision booklet
    arrested Nazi Soviet Pact Hitler invades Poland Red Army attacks Finland (and fails) 1941- 100% of farms were Collectivised Russia enters WW2 after Hitler breaks the Nazi-Soviet Pact Sep - Operation Typhoon Nov- Lend Lease with Russia begins May 1942- Official alliance between the...
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  • Black Magic
    years of 1914 to 1945, tragic events occurred in the world that changed many in our modern day. It was mainly two specific wars that stroke, WW1 and WW2. These two incidents have many similarities and differences. They both put an immense amount of devastation, hatred and killed almost 88.5 million people...
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  • World War I Led Almost Inevitably to World War Ii and the Conduct of World War Ii Made the Cold War Equally Inevitable.
    were not satisfied with it. The Treaty of Versailles altered many borders and formed new countries. Poland was formed out of parts of the former German, Austro-Hungarian, and Russian empires. A multitude of smaller nations were formed out of the former Austro-Hungarian Empire. The sizes of France and...
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  • Wwii Weaponry
    the manufacturing and production of weaponry for the infantry. Infantry Weaponry Canadians did not have a shortage of weapons because they manufactured and produced weapons and munitions such as; 1.7 million small arms such as rifles, sub machine guns light machine guns, 43,000 heavy guns including...
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  • Did Technology and Strategy Affect the Outcome of World War Ii
    bombs? Many countries fought the German army at the same time, why did it these countries take so long to defeat Germany when they outnumbered the Germans by a huge amount. Was it because Germany had more advanced technology and used better strategies? If the German Army had more soldiers and resources...
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  • a book about life
    Brandyn Eberle MR. Sharp World History 1st February 13, 2014 WW2 A cause of WW2 during World War II is social. People were so poor that they had to do whatever they could to earn even a dollar. Wildroe Wilson was putting together a “14 point plan” to bring peace to Europe, but only 2...
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  • Werner von Braun and Robert Goddard
    development facility in Peenemunde in Germany  Liquid-fuelled rocket demonstrated.  Long range ballistic missile A-4 developed.  End of WW2, Braun and the entire German rocket-development team surrendered to US troops and was taken to the US as part of Operation Paperclip. (500 people, along with plans...
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  • Ww 2 an Event That Changed History
    Hitler was appointed Chancellor of Germany. Hitler and Mussolini supported the fascist and authoritarian. Both sides used the conflict to test new weapons and methods of warfare, with the Nationalists winning the war in early 1939. A month later, Germany and Japan signed the Anti-Commenter Pact, which...
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  • Cold War
    Cold War Unfolds After WW2 there were only two great powers—the Soviet Union and the US. They were known as the superpowers, or nations stronger than other powerful nations. There would be a cold war between them for 40 years. Two Sides Face Off in Europe Tension began after WW2 when each superpower...
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