• Summaries for World War One
    ummaries for world war MODERN HISTORY SUMMAIRES CORE ONE- WORLD WAR 1914-1918 * War on The Western Front: * Count Von Schlieffen took over Germany’s leading soldier, 1981 Devised “Schlieffen Plan”, Germany’s ONLY war strategy to avoid continuous mass fighting in France and Russia. Based...
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  • A Reassessment of Field-Marshal Sir Douglas Haig
    The level of violence and loss experienced during the First World War was unlike anything that the world had seen before. The number of nations involved far surpassed any war that preceeded it. Only a handful of countries around the world were able to remain neutral, thereby protecting their populations...
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  • Gillipoli 2005
    Immensely sad, this war documentary on the 1915 Gallipoli Campaign is the most profound and comprehensive anti-war presentation I have ever seen. It should be seen by every school student in every nation, world wide. It should play in war history museums and war memorials everywhere. I dare say that...
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  • Some People Have the View That British Generals Like Haig Were Incompetent Leaders. How Far Does the Sources Support or Contradict This Interpretation?
    leaders. Famous sources like ‘O What a lovely War’, ‘Blackadder’ and ‘The Trench’ support this. However from the 1980s many military historians have challenged this interpretation and states that under Haigs leadership, Britain and her allies won the war from encouraging new weapons and military tactics...
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  • Wilfred Owen
    was an English poet and soldier, one of the leading poets of the First World War. His shocking, realistic war poetry on the horrors of trenches and gas warfare was heavily influenced by his friend Siegfried Sassoon and stood in stark contrast to both the public perception of war at the time, and to the...
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  • Slaughter on the Somme
    the most infamous and fatal battles of The First World War. In June 1976, The Washington Post published the diaries of three British soldiers who participated in the Battle of the Somme in an article titled “Day of Slaughter on the Somme.” The diaries of these men present historians with important information...
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  • Warfare of Ww1
    The Warfare and Strategy of World War One: Birth of Modern Warfare The European summer 1914 was a very productive one before the onset of World War One. International exchange and co-operation fueled the belief that war was impossible to come. In 1910 the author of The Great Illusion, Norman Angell...
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  • swag
    legend states how the ANZAC’s landed in Gallipoli to fight against the Turkey men, and did so with bravery and courage. These soldiers that represented Australia revealed to the world that we are as a nation. Making Australia proud costed with a great price, killing many of our men. The conditions that these...
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  • Bookmark 8
    12/12/12 Period 2 Bookmark 8 Pgs. 720-729 What were the causes of World War 1? Vocabulary Chart Vocabulary | Definition | Nationalism | A strong sense of pride and loyalty to ones nation or culture. Nationalism inspired people who shared a language or culture to want to unite politically...
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  • war letter
    write a diary entry of a soldier who was handicapped during the First World War. I have chosen this text type to highlight the brutal and destructive nature of a war expressed by a first person account. It will create an air of sympathy from the readers as they can relate closely to the soldier. The soldier...
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  • Eastern Front
    THE WAR ON THE EASTERN FRONT This essay will analyze and interpret some of the key events that took place during The War on The Eastern Front, which took place on June 22, 1941. After years of abiding by The Treaty of Versailles Germany decided to attack Poland marking the beginning of World War II between...
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  • Wwi Notes
    Modern History Syllabus Notes Part I: Core Study: World War I 1914-1919 1. War on the Western Front * The reasons for the stalemate on the Western Front * Faults in the strategies and implementation of the Schlieffen Plan The development of the stalemate grew out of the failure...
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  • Blah
    didn't commit, finds herself transported to Australia. As maidservant to a surgeon in Sydney Cove, she is faced with the harsh reality of eking out life from the stark new continent, and the real convicts who were sent there too...ISBN: 978 1407 12068 3. Paperback. £6.99 |   | |   | The Fall of...
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  • Weapon Revolution WW1
    First World War begins after assassination of Franz Ferdinand, the Austrian minister, from the browning pistol. Generally speaking, weapon initiated the war. WW1 has showed that quality of weapons is by far more important factor than the number of troops in possession of a state. The First World War showed...
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  • Vimy Research
    Assignment 2: Learning History on the Web SLt Billy Andrews HIE 208: War and Military History Dr. Jay White 2nd February, 2010 With more depth Veterans Affairs Canada focuses on collecting as much information and compiling it together to recreate, as accurately as possible, the battle...
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  • A Comparison Between Wilfred Owen’s ‘Dulce Et Decorum Est’ and ‘Anthem for Doomed Youth’ and Siegfried Sassoon’s ‘Does It Matter?’ and ‘Suicide in the Trenches’
    that protest against and depict the subject of war. They both follow Wilfred Owen’s angst against those who encourage war and the savagery of warfare that he experienced himself. His poetry was devised to strike at the conscience of England during the World War. Owen’s mother had encouraged him to...
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  • The Transformation of a Man Through War
    The Transformation of a Man through War in Erich Remarque's All Quiet on the Western Front "I am young, I am twenty years old; yet I know nothing of life but despair, death, fear, and fatuous superficiality cast over an abyss of sorrow. I see how peoples are set against one another, and in silence...
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  • battle of spotsylvania
    Essential Civil War Curriculum | Gordon C. Rhea, The Battle of Spotsylvania Courthouse | August 2012 The Battle of Spotsylvania Courthouse By Gordon C. Rhea On the evening of May 3, 1864, the Union Army of the Potomac crossed the Rapidan River, aiming to swing west below the stream and attack General...
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  • Ww1 Diary
    Majors Diary Section 3… Major JJ Durant… Log55… NAME: JJ DURANT AGE: 21 RANK: MAJOR REGIMENT: 77th BRITISH BRIGADE PROFILE PHOTOGRAPH:- Picture taken in 1914, May Major Durant, Sign In…DAY 1. I’ve just returned from a long refreshing rest and I’m ready to engage in battle...
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  • trench warfare
    Dddddd Ddddddd World history 9 February 2014 World War 1: Trench Warfare World war 1 was the extremely bloody war that swallows up the Europe from 1914-1919. “In late June 1914, Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria was assassinated by a Serbian nationalist in Sarajevo, Bosnia that was one of the...
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