Essays Tagged: "Baltic Sea"

Class:Hist. of Western Civilization. This essay is about 9th and 10th century Europe. Invasions of Magyars,Vikings, and Musslims forced change. Feudalism,chivalry...

rming and selling also allowed the people to build ships. Many of these cities were built along the Baltic Sea, where trade amongst cities was easier. The northern cities offered items like lumber, fu ...

(5 pages) 136 0 4.5 May/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers

Germany.

rts. East Germany, common name of a former republic of central Europe, bordered on the north by the Baltic Sea, on the east by Poland, on the south by the Czech Republic, and on the south and west by ... me of a former republic of central Europe, bordered on the north by the North Sea, Denmark, and the Baltic Sea, on the east by the former East Germany and the Czech Republic, on the south by Austria a ...

(5 pages) 115 0 3.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Russo-japanese war and outcomes.

e Battle of Tsushima--in which a Russian fleet was annihilated after steaming 18,000 miles from the Baltic Sea to Northeast Asia which is often considered a classic example of a decisive fleet engagem ...

(2 pages) 38 0 3.0 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

The Russo-Japanese War (1904-1905)

The Battle of Tsushima in which a Russian fleet was wiped out after steaming 18,000 miles from the Baltic Sea to Northeast Asia which is often considered a classic example of a important fleet engage ...

(9 pages) 49 0 3.0 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Water and Wine is an essay explaining the difference in European and American cultures briefly, while explaining a holiday spent in France.

is, the northern French countryside could've been the surface of the moon. After circling above the Baltic Sea and starting our descent into Charles de Gaulle one could only hope that the thirteen hou ...

(3 pages) 45 0 4.2 Dec/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Save the Baltic Sea ! Efforts that should be made!

Save the Baltic SeaBaltic Sea is bounded by Sweden, Finland, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Russia, Poland, and ... understand thoroughly that the biggest source of this danger is the rapidly depleting oxygen in the Baltic Sea. There are a lot of areas at the bottom of sea where there is no oxygen at all. Naturally ... l weapons-up to 300,000 tons-confiscated from the Nazis were packed onto ships that got sunk in the Baltic. The containers are rusting and have started to leak. This is a very dangerous problem becaus ...

(2 pages) 19 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Public Finance Perspective - Latvia

Dmitri Bodrov d.bodrov@mail.ruThe Latvian people have lived in the Baltic-shore territory for more than 4,000 years, with the Latvian language being one of the oldest ... g languages of Europe. "Latvia's location at an East-West crossroads, and her ice-free ports on the Baltic Sea, have made her an inviting target for expansional powers.".(EIU, 1995). Over the centurie ... ons began to take place, with the most notable being the 1989 joining of hands in the unforgettable Baltic Way from Tallinn through Riga to Vilnius.On May 4, 1990, the Supreme Council of the Republic ...

(29 pages) 160 0 3.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Latvia's issues pertaining to terrorism

l country which appears to be a terrorism magnet. Latvia is located in Eastern Europe bordering the Baltic sea, between Estonia and Lithuania. Latvia currently has a population of 2,348,784 people. It ...

(3 pages) 27 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Mecklenburg-Vorpommern

ue to its position in Germany. Mecklenburg-Vorpommern is located in the northeast of Germany on the Baltic Sea, so shipbuilding and fishing comes easily to the state. Also, with much of its land cover ...

(2 pages) 26 0 3.7 May/2005

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

How to do business in Poland: A brief overview of challenges facing companies entering the market in Poland.

he lucrative and competitive markets of Poland.Located in central Europe, Poland is bordered by the Baltic Sea in the north, Germany in the west, and many smaller emerging nations to the east and sout ...

(4 pages) 42 0 0.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Foreign & International Economics

How a medium sized company from Denmark expand their business to UK market.

ctionDenmark is a snug and comfortable country, which is located in Northern Europe, islands in the Baltic Sea and the northern part of the Jutland peninsula bordering the Baltic Sea and the North Sea ... Denmark is the smallest Nordic country, situated in Scandinavia, in northern Europe, bordering the Baltic Sea and the North Sea, on a peninsula and a number of islands north of Germany and Poland, so ...

(5 pages) 54 0 4.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Was the Treaty of Versailles harsh or lenient to Germany?

ns. The German province was cut off by the Polish Corridor in order to give Poland an outlet to the Baltic Sea. Also, Germany had to give up all its colonial possessions. This territorial arrangement ...

(1 pages) 2109 0 0.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > German History

Peter The Great

ation and learn different arts and crafts.One of the Peter's main goals was to regain access to the Baltic Sea and Baltic trade. In 1700 he started the Northern War with Sweden, which lasted for 21 ye ... e Neva River delta. At the end of the war Russia was victorious and conquered the vast lands on the Baltic coast. Russia gained access to European trade and St. Petersburg became her major sea port.In ...

(2 pages) 38 0 3.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Germany

a country located in Central Europe. It is bordered to the north by the North Sea, Denmark, and the Baltic Sea, to the east by Poland and the Czech Republic, to the south by Austria and Switzerland, a ...

(7 pages) 110 0 4.6 Jun/2006

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Holocaust

Einsatzgruppen were to shoot Jews on the spot" (Merti 162).a. "The vast area stretching from Baltic Sea to the Black Sea was divided into four areas, with one Einsatzgruppe in each. They were k ...

(4 pages) 13 0 0.0 May/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Lithuania - The Country Of My Birth

Lithuania is a small spot of land near the Baltic Sea. It's not so simple to notice it on the map, among large, rich and prosperous other Europ ... ng the years of Soviet occupation it was forbidden.Lithuania is located on the eastern coast of the Baltic Sea, 99 km of the coastline belong to Lithuania. It shares a border with Latvia, Byelorussia, ...

(2 pages) 5 0 3.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

"Actions Have Consequences"

Also, Sweden received a large monetary indemnity and jurisdiction over German territories along the Baltic Sea. This posed a threat for the future Kingdom of Brandenburg-Prussia. There was also a rest ... tion. Sweden also earned a large amount of money and jurisdiction over German territories along the Baltic Sea. The government restricted the role of the church in European politics. Although there wa ...

(4 pages) 27 0 5.0 Oct/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Two Day Trip to Copenhagen, Denmark

My time in Slovakia was done; I hopped in the plane and headed for the weekend to Denmark, Baltic Sea. I decided to spend the weekend in Copenhagen. Copenhagen is the royal capital of Denmark ...

(6 pages) 40 1 4.5 May/2008

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions

Economy of Sweden

Sweden is located on the Scandinavian Peninsula, bordering the Baltic Sea in Northern Europe, having a total land mass of 450,000km² making it the third large ...

(6 pages) 10 0 0.0 Apr/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Foreign & International Economics

Absolutism Essay

onomical system of Russia. One of his several main goals in his matter was to retrieve entry to the Baltic sea which would result in an economical evolution due to the trades advantages. In order for ... in year 1700. This war lasted 21 years but resulted in favor of Russia with the control of immense Baltic land thus, ameliorating it's trade with the nearby countries. Joseph S. Roucek states in his ...

(5 pages) 743 0 5.0 Feb/2010

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History