• African Nationalism
    a self reliant, nationalist state? Black Africans witnessed the horrors of war in both WWI and WWII from the front lines. Allied forces used thousands of Black Africans to assist them in defending Europe. During WWI, the number of Africans who died serving France in Europe was proportionate to overall...
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  • A Soldiers Irony
    A Soldiers Irony In the essay "I Confess Some Envy" by Robert McKelvey, the author wrote about his bitter experience when returning from Vietnam War. The initial effect of the war left a feeling of betrayal, hurt, and embarrassment. These feelings were caused by the public’s reactions to the war, and...
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  • All Quite on the Western Front Essay
    Person After coming home from a war can be very difficult for most people especially if that war was WWI or WWII. In All Quite On The Western Front by Erich Maria Remargue, the main character is Paul. He joined WWI with several friends and had to deal with losing them. They were German soldiers so they...
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  • The Vietnam War
    well on arrival to Australia unlike during WWI and WWII. • Unlike during 1918 when the government tried to assist soldiers with the ‘Soldier Settlement Scheme’ and in 1945, when returned soldiers were cheered and welcomed back as heroes, this did not happen after Vietnam. • Vietnam Veterans were not seen...
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  • Dulce Et Decorum Est
    “Bent double, like old beggars under sacks, Knock-kneed, coughing like hags, we cursed through sludge,” The author starts with simile after simile before he acquaints us to the subjects of the poem. I found this interesting, it took me a few times of reading this through, however I believe...
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  • Notes
    philippine insurgency ended only after its leader was captured by the Americans. Before WWI the Germans worried about a military alliance between France and Russia that would surround them in the event of war. In WWI Italy did not fight alongside her Triple Alliance members. WWI begun when Germany invaded...
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  • Spanish Flu
    Canada’s Challenges in the 1920s After World War 1, the treaty of Versailles helped reorganize the world with a new international system. Canadian soldiers returned to Canada with pride and newfound respect expecting to return to ordinary civilian life, however they were confronted with tension and...
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  • Ptsd
    attention of the American public especially during this time of war. The men and women that are returning from combat are not the same men and women that we sent into combat. These brave men and women are returning home forever changed by the violence that they have witnessed and experienced; these heroes...
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  • All Quiet on the Western Front Essay 10
    Front is a story of war unlike most others. Instead of action and heroism that is the basis for a lot of war based novels; Remarque shows us the soldier, and what physical and psychological effects war can have on people. The horrors of war, death of friends, and the short-mindedness of people all...
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  • All Quiet on the Western Front Essay 26
    What was going through Remarque's mind? Paul is caught in WWI fighting to prove his loyalty to his country. Amidst the war, he struggles to find meaning in the new image he has become. In the beginning, their teacher persuades everyone in the class to enlist in the military to fight the glorious war...
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  • Soldier's Home
    A Soldier’s Struggle Have you ever felt like you did not belong? In Earnest Hemmingway’s “Soldier’s Home”, Krebs, a young soldier returning from the horrific battle field in World War One, comes home and feels completely out of place. He is unable to feel any emotion towards family and friends, causing...
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  • Soldiers Home
    Jennalee Wooldridge Setting: kansas Time: wwI Place: Social environment: home from war, alienated What mood?: lonely Setting: Time: Vietnam war Place: Social environment: What mood?: synical Lies about war stories Truth are contradictory/confusing Lie to get people to listen to war stories...
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  • Women's Army Auxiliary Corps
    the mouth of a man who was against women joining the Armed Forces of the United States during World Wars I (WWI) and II (WWII) (Monahan). In 1917, thousands of women served during World War I (WWI), constantly fighting a battle to become part of the United States Army, a battle they were not winning (Monahan)...
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  • War Ad
    Schaefer Plato once put it, “only the dead have seen the end of war” and veterans will follow where war is. After every war the fighting and killing switch is suddenly shut off for the soldiers accustomed to battle. The war is over, they either won or lost, and “home” is the only place left to march....
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  • Isolation in the United States: Causes
    from their battles in World War I. After millions of people died on the battlefields, after ships and supplies were destroyed; the Allies still had not learned from their past experiences. There has always been a strong isolationist streak in American political life. Americans separated by two great...
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  • All Quiet on the Western Front Book Review
    effects on those who fight the war. He tells the story of Paul Baumer and his comrades who, after being persuaded by their teacher Kantorek, patriotically enlist in the German army. The glory of being a soldier quickly fades and the true horror of war is soon realized. As the war continues, Baumer begins...
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  • Lenin
    The Life and Times of Vladimir Lenin The Russian Revolution, we know how it began, why it began, and the outcome of it. We know that without it Russia would have not become to powerhouse that it was during World War II and beyond (and without it might have been completely taken over by the Nazis)...
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  • Effects of wwi on britain
    large and powerful empire. It had some independence in its actions and nobody used to say anything. Britain felt the same independence and strength after the war, however there were now many limits on Britain’s foreign policy, which meant that they weren’t so free like they were before. Economic Effects: ...
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  • Com 220 Axia College
    He was told that the paintings were not good enough to get into the art academy and that he should peruse a degree at the Academy of Architecture. After being told this, Hitler also realized that he should become an architect. Unfortunately, he was unable to attend the Academy of Architecture because...
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    generations whilst risking their lives at war .a little while soon trenches were built into the lands, now this war became a deadly game of survival as soldiers struggled to build many trenches whilst avoiding machines gunfire’s and barbed wires around them. By 1918 the war had been going for almost four...
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