Essays Tagged: "Kaiser"

Blacks in German History

any. The history of blacks inGermanydates back to as far the Roman Empire. During the region of the KaiserGremanywas one of the last countries to gain its share of colonies in Africa mainlysouth weste ...

(1 pages) 26 0 3.7 Apr/1997

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Black Awareness & Racism


es a lot of barriers, an oligopoly.In the movie Tucker, there are only a small number of firms. LikeKaiser-Frazier Automotive Company and Ford Motor Company. Each of thecompanies holds a large share a ...

(2 pages) 86 1 3.7 Mar/1997

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

All Quite on the Western Front

Paul's family they are glad that he is going to war. His family prays forhim and they pray for the Kaiser, the ruler of Germany. We see here that this is ironicbecause Paul's family is praying for so ... h the war. Paul is changed emotionally by this andhe is sad about it. After the boys see the Kaiser they talk and don't even know what they are fightingfor. One night in battle Paul killed a Fr ...

(2 pages) 98 0 3.1 Feb/1997

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Der Text beschreibt die Judenverfolgung im mittelalterlichen Europa während der Kreuzzüge

er Stadt verbannt; selbst hier wurden schon Zwangstaufen vorgenommen. Der zu dieser zeit regierende Kaiser Heinrich der 2. ließ dieses ohne einschreiten zu . Einige Jahre nach der Rückkehr ... Zinssatz um deren Schutz zu "sichern". Trotz der aufgehetzten Stimmung des Volkes, änderte der Kaiser Heinrich der 4.plötzlich seine Meinung gegenüber den Juden und versprach ihnen 1090 ...

(2 pages) 18 0 2.0 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers

Can the phrase "Incomplete revolution" be usefully applied to the events of November 1918 in Germany?

asses took to the streets during the chaotic break up of war. Germany went from being a dictatorial Kaiser-Reich to a painfully democratic country in three months. However, it has been said that Germa ... nto a military dictatorship. However the October Reforms changed this. These reforms meant that the Kaiser now only had as much power as the British monarch had and was now more of a figure head than ...

(8 pages) 40 0 3.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > German History

Why was Hitler able to dominate Germany by 1934? The Nazi regime: How effectively did the Nazis control Germany, 1933-45? The Nazi regime: What was it like to live in Nazi Germany?

n, and the army and navy were tired of fighting. There was a shortage of food, and in addition, the Kaiser soon abdicated, and fled to Holland.When the country was in the depths of despair, the larges ... lipp Scheidmann, who proclaimed that Germany was now a democratic republic. Germany no longer had a Kaiser, but instead a chancellor who was to be elected. The voting system used proportional represen ...

(12 pages) 173 2 4.1 Jan/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Biography on Kaiser Wilhelm II

Kaiser Wilhelm II is related to Queen Victoria, Frederick the Great, Catherine the great, Czar Nicho ... historians believe he had brain damage, although it is impossible to prove. Many contemporaries of Kaiser certainly worried about the emperor's mental state, his rages and mood swings. Some historian ... he most powerful nation by striving for a position of domination in Europe and ultimately worldwide.Kaiser Wilhelm loved his military and naval followers whom he valued above everyone else. He was alw ...

(4 pages) 38 0 4.2 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

All Quiet on the Western Front: Corruption of Power theme

on leader, of the military officials, and of the highest level of power in Germany at the time, the Kaiser.The bottommost level of power represented in All Quiet On the Western Front is the platoon le ... e power.The head of power in Germany, and therefore the one able to command all those below, is the Kaiser, Wilhelm II. His position is so incredibly grand and authoritative, that he is seen almost as ...

(4 pages) 53 0 0.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

True Cause of WWI

itania was, for the rest of the war, a powerful symbol of the conflict between right and wrong, the Kaiser being portrayed as the real murderer of Captain Schwieger's [Captain of U-20] victims," (Gilb ...

(4 pages) 53 2 3.7 May/2004

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

Account for the success of Hitler and the Nazi Party (NSDAP) in the period 1923 to 1933.

m authoritarian to a democracy. Previously the government had power concentrated by the rule of the Kaiser so that when the new democratic system was introduced Germans had no understanding or experie ... nce of these societies would assist in bringing Adolf Hitler into power.After the abdication of the Kaiser on November 9, Scheidemann proclaimed a Germany a Republic without the consent of the people. ...

(7 pages) 39 0 5.0 Jun/2004

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

What caused World War I?

ated that in time of war they will defend each other. When in 1888 William II became the new Kaiser of Germany he decided that he will make Germany a sea power comparable in size with that of B ...

(2 pages) 21 1 3.0 Nov/2004

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

Am I really That Fat? Response/Reaction Essay (Essay on the "South Beach Diet" in Elementary Schools)

of every five children in the U. S. is overweight, and this number is continuing to grow (quoted by Kaiser 2004). They are becoming fatter and more unhealthy right before our eyes. This heartbreaking ...

(5 pages) 44 0 3.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays

United States and the Great War

th the Allies. American propaganda encouraged citizens to buy war bonds and support the Allies. The Kaiser and Germans were portrayed as the aggressors in the war. Americans began to see Germany as br ...

(5 pages) 51 0 0.0 Jul/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Wars

Comparison of Three Factors that led to the Great War.

ch one of these factors.The German Naval Law in 1900 literally marked the beginning of trouble. The Kaiser said he wanted a navy because he wanted colonies in Africa. In 1906 he started to build dread ...

(3 pages) 31 0 3.7 Sep/2005

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

To what extent was the Right Wing a threat in the Weimar Republic?

imar Republic suffered opposition from the right wing. Many of the right-wing members preferred the Kaiser's Germany of a dictatorial state. They opposed democracy and desired to establish a conservat ... h included certain authoritarian traditions. They wanted to restore the Domestic Politics where the Kaiser chose the Chancellor and could dismiss him if need be and also re-introduce anti-Catholic and ...

(7 pages) 17 0 3.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > German History

Essay over the book "All Quiet on the Western Front"

m the lowest social, the platoon leader and the military officials to the highest social class, the Kaiser. The thesis of this paper is that two extreme class levels bring corruption and social disord ... highest social class in Germany, and therefore the one most able to command all those below, is the Kaiser. His position is not like that of the ones below. He doesn't have to worry about making decis ...

(4 pages) 20 0 0.0 Jul/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Germany: criticize the treaty of Versailles, and why was it so hard for them to accept the treaty?

of hyperinflation.Not being able to join the League of Nations left Germany angry, and now that the Kaiser had gone and a new democratic government in charge, with all the problems the treaty would ca ...

(1 pages) 818 1 1.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > German History

Why is Nick Carraway Fascinated in Gatsby?

ulate through Gatsby’s guests, such as, “Well, they say he’s a nephew or a cousin of Kaiser Wilhelm…I’m scared of him.” (p.32) One guest even claimed that “He was a ...

(3 pages) 16 0 3.0 Apr/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Great Gatsby" by F. Scott Fitzgerald

History Something

first divided in small states. Prussian leader won a war against France and united Germany. Germany Kaiser wants to have overseas colonies. Germany built a large navy, worlds second. They had a big an ...

(4 pages) 432 0 0.0 Feb/2008

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

The End of World War I

spread, fellow Germans saw that they were losing the war and started mutinies. Many people told the Kaiser to seek an armistice with the allies. However, he did not show any intensions of giving up. W ... d ended.The treaty was signed at Rethondes, France at 5:00 pm on November 11 1918. Two days earlier Kaiser Williams of Germany had abdicated and fled to the Netherlands. Prince Max of Beden had immedi ...

(3 pages) 1 0 0.0 Mar/2013

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