• America's Involvement with Cuba
    nations yearning for democracy and independence. An armistice was signed on August 12. The 1898 Treaty of Paris gave the Cubans independence from Spain, and Guan and Puerto Rico were ceded to the United States. The United States demanded the Philippines, and eventually got control of it by paying...
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  • Paper
    forces that eventually led to a surrender of the British, and an expulsion of their rule in the American colonies. The battle of Yorktown in 1779 ended the war, and the fighting stopped with the Treaty of Paris in 1883 (American Revolution, 23). There were many causes to the American Revolution that...
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  • League of Nations
    lay in ruins. The League was set up by the Treaty of Versailles in 1918. The main aims were to avoid wars, improve people's work conditions and health care in a simply case of making the world a better place to live. It consisted of an assembly, a council which considered crises, a Court of...
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  • fourteen points
    On 6 April 1917, due to German submarine warfare against merchant ships trading with France and Britain, the United States entered the war against Central Powers. The American war aim was to detach the war from nationalistic disputes or ambitions, after the Bolshevik disclosure of secret treaties...
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  • Chatper 10 Precis
    from treasury and headed the war faction of the Federalist Party French mad at Jay's Treaty. Seized American merchant vessels(300). Paris refused to receive America's new envoy. Adams sent 3 envoys to meet Talleyrand, but a 250k bribe was needed(refused). Navy expanded, marine corps established...
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  • Us History Timeline
    begins. 1760 1. British dismissal of abilities of colonial soldiers in the French-Indian war leads to a furthering of dissension between colonies and home country. 2. George III becomes King of England. 1763 1. Treaty of Paris is signed. France cedes all major North American holdings to England...
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  • Law principles
    protection generally 5 years, with the possibility of further periods of renewal up to, in most cases, 15 years (CH: 25 years) (trademark protection forever) Patent Law 1) legal basis Paris convention Patent law treaty CH: Swiss patent law 2) condition of...
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  • Political Law Reviewer
    and Organic Acts 2.b Prior Constitutions of the Philippines TREATIES AND ORGANIC ACTS Treaty of Paris, April 1899, Spain relinquished sovereignty over the Philippine Islands Treaty of Washington, November 1900 and the Treaty between U.S. and Britain, January 1930 where additional territories were...
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  • New Orleans
    governorship of New Orleans fell to Louis Billouart, Chevalier de Kerlerec, who ruled until the Treaty of Paris in 1763. The treaty lost France of her colonies with East of the Mississippi going to England, and all West, with New Orleans, going to Spain. It took until April 21, 1764 for the transfer...
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  • Eisenhower/Truman Doctrine Study Guide
    . | Vietnam War | Eisenhower, JFK, LBJ, Nixon | Containment, FJK ‘flexible response’ towards containing communism. Military aid and military advisors to South Korea led by Ngo Dinh Diem. | Was not successful in containing communism. Paris Peace Talks for ‘peace w/honor’. Failed, North took Saigon...
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  • What Caused World War 1
    , Franz Ferdinand, Austria-Hungary was displeased with Serbia. Austria-Hungary declared war on Serbia on 28 July 1914, after Serbia did not meet the requirements of an ultimatum. Austria-Hungary declares war on Serbia. As Russia is tied to Serbia by a treaty, Russian forces are sent to Serbia to...
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  • American Revolution 16
    separate from those of the states. The Articles were adopted in March 1781. In the interim, the Congress continued to act on behalf of the federal government, and they directed the war effort. | Signing of the Treaty of Paris | Top of Page | When the British heard of the surrender at Yorktown, the...
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  • European Studies
    Netherlands. The Coal and Steel community was established and a treaty signed in Paris in 1951 which allowed free movement of coal and steel across member’s borders. The Community then formed “a High Authority” who’s remit included the supervision of the market, this involved ensuring respect for...
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  • Napoleon Bonaparte Rise to Power
    In 1784 to 1785 Napoleon attended the Ecole Militaire in Paris. That was the place where he received his military training. He studied to be an artillery man and an officer. He finished his training and joined the French army when he was 16 years old! Soon after that his father died and he was...
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  • The Effect of Eu Integration on the Business Environment of Member Countries
    peace in Europe (Pascal, Europa - Symbols of the EU - Europe Day, 9th May - Declaration of 9 May, 1950). • The Treaty of Paris – signed on April 18, 1951, made the Schuman Declaration a reality through the establishment of the European Coal and Steel Community (ECSC), which created a...
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  • Business
    the common market, one of the objectives of the Community and this Treaty has not provided the necessary powers, the Council shall, acting unanimously on a proposal from the Commission and after consulting the Assembly, take the appropriate measures." After the Paris Summit of October 1972...
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  • Concord
    early 1960s, but the cost was so great that the British government made it a requirement that BAC look for international co-operation. Approaches were made to a number of countries, but only France showed real interest. The development project was negotiated as an international treaty between the two...
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  • Chapter 6
    Protection of Industrial Property [pic]After a diplomatic conference in Paris in 1880, the Convention was signed in 1883 by 11 countries. The Convention now has 172 contracting member countries, [1] which makes it one of the most widely adopted treaties worldwide. Notably, Taiwan and Kuwait are...
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  • Cold War
    Paris for a summit meeting and signed the Paris pact in 19 November,1990. Through this treaty they declared for the first time that they were political adversaries no more. They agreed to reduce their stockpiles of conventional weapons. It consisted of four international agreements. This Paris pact...
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  • Benjamin Franklin
    “negative.” He earned the title of "The First American" for his early and untiring campaigning for colonial unity He signed the Declaration of Independence, the Treaty of Paris, which ended the Revolutionary War and the Constitution of the United States. In 1750 he published a proposal for an...
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