• Rise and the Decline of the United States
    the Second World War; a war which had seen the United States emerge from the isolationism of its political idealism of not seeking foreign entanglements to becoming a willing convert to the policies of imperialism. The rise of the American influence upon the world’s stage was no different from the rise...
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  • The Stuggle for Europe
    would not be helpful since he is from Australia.<br><br>In The Struggle for Europe, Wilmot seeks to explain several points. First, he explores and explains how the western allies succeeded militarily but failed politically during World War II. He then elaborates on how and why the western allies crushed...
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  • German Revolution
    How fair is it to describe the events of 1918-1919 as “a frozen revolution, limited in its scope and ambitions”? The oxford dictionary states that the definition of a revolution is: "forcible substitution of new government or ruler for old; fundamental change." It could also be added that it...
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  • The First World War
    The First World War was truly ‘the Great War’. Its origins were complex. Its scale was vast. Its conduct was intense. Its impact on military operations was revolutionary. Its human and material costs were enormous. And its results were profound. The war was a global conflict. Thirty-two nations were...
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  • Notes
    half of the world Irony: From the birth of US until 1945 Russia and US had different interests Both countries de-west by choice, stood against European politics Emerged as world powers, policies intertwined and clashed in almost every major issue Europe in 1945: The Setting of the Cold War Continent...
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  • Germany
    Germany By: Vincent Hua Germany is a powerful country. Which can be seen through Germany’s historical, economic, and human geography. As we look over Germany’s history we can see that it is indeed very powerful. Such as the rule of Charlemagne. Who ruled from 742 – 814. Charlemagne studied mathematics...
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  • World War I
    World War I World War I was a time of struggle for Europe. Many factors lead to great tensions in Europe, sparking the need for a war. This war, otherwise known as “The Great War”, occurred in 1914 until 1918. It had many famous battles, such as the battle of The Somme, a battle of many casualties...
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  • Seise and Fall
    Military Conflict From 1500 to 2000. By Paul Kennedy. Maps and tables. 677 pp. New York: Random House. $24.95. The idea that we can learn from history is one professional historians usually abjure. They leave it to politicians to pluck apparent analogies - Munich, Sarajevo - from the past, and consider...
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  • World War 1 & 2 / United Nations
    World War 1: The Great War World War 1, better known as "The Great War" started because of the assassination of the Austrian Archduke Francis Ferdinand. On July 28, 1914 Gavrilo Princip, a Serbian nationalist, murdered the one appointed to the throne of Austria-Hungary to protest...
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  • Wilhelm, Ii
    Kaiser Wilhelm II, a chief architect and player of the game that was World War I, will always receive some blame for The Great War. Friedrich Wilhelm Viktor Albert was born in 1859 and was the product of two of the most recognizable families in Europe. Through his mother, Victoria, he was the grandson...
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  • Top Poop Pooper
    History Notes Industrial Revolution- goes global, more production. England first textile industry. Domestic system or the put out system- cottage workers. Factory uses machines more machines set times to work. Domestic was with hands and had no set times. Student work cycle. No unions back then....
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  • Notes 1900-1949
    The Advent of the “Good Neighbor Policy” a. Prelude to reform in the Hoover Years b. Reconciliation in Nicaragua c. US withdrawal from the Caribbean II. The Preservation of the US influence III. The slowdown between Mexico and the US IV. The tightening of Inter- American...
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  • History Notes on Cold War
    CHAPTER 1: WHAT WAS THE COLD WAR * Periods of hostility and high tension between two great post-war superpowers, the United States and the USSR in the period of 1945 – 1989 * An ideological conflict * A conventional and nuclear arms race * Wars fought on proxy on the battlefields...
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  • Why Did Germany Lose World War Ii, Despite Its Victories Early in the
    As in Worald War I, Germany's primary downfall was its lack of adequate allies and a war on multiple fronts. Territorially, Hitler came very close in World War II to achieving his quest for lebensraum yet his failure to concentrate his resources proved disastrous. His lack of time spent organizing the...
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  • Brief History of English
    dominant language for two billion people in a least 75 countries.” It is truly amazing no matter the number how many people today speak and desire to learn the language. But where did it come from, how did it evolve, and what people influenced it? This paper will show through a brief history of England, the...
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  • IGCSE history revision guide
    Revision Checklist for IGCSE History 0470 Guide for Students Revision Checklist for IGCSE History 0470 A Guide for Students How to use this guide The guide describes what you need to know about your IGCSE History examination. It will help you to plan your revision programme for the examination...
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  • Us Hegemony
    At the dawn of the twenty-first century the United States stood as the lone superpower with the ability to reach any corner of the globe. Journalist Robert Kaplan wrote about the American military, and how the planet was divided into area commands and there was no corner of the globe that was unaccounted...
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  • Are the Similarities Between Italian Fascism and German National Socialism More Significant Than the Differences?
    developed after 1919 as a reaction against the political and social changes brought about by World War 1 and the spread of socialism and communism. It flourished between 1919 and 1945 in several countries, mainly Germany, Spain, Italy, and Japan. Fascism is a form of totalitarian dictatorship that had ideals...
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    Why did Germany lose World War II, Despite its Victories Early in the War?  Germany’s main downfall was its lack of experienced allies and a war on more then one front. Hitler came very close in World War II to achieving his quest for lebensraum yet his failure to concentrate his resources proved...
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  • Modern European History Review Sheet
    July 1, 1916 – Battle of the Somme o British launched offensive against Somme River o Also known as the Somme Offensive, took place during the First World War between 1 July and 14 November 1916 in the Somme department of France, on both banks of the river of the same name. The battle consisted of an...
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