Essays Tagged: "Paris Peace Conference"

How justified are hostile criticisms of the Versailles Treaty?

elligerent actions and the outbreak of the conflict. So, out of Germany's "war guilt" was born the 'Paris Peace Conference' and from the cattle trading that ensued over its five-month duration sprung ... valid? The answer is yes, certainly, but perhaps only with hindsight. The decisions made during the Paris peace conference remained questionable even at the time. The failure to consult Germany in the ...

(5 pages) 74 0 3.0 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Canada Continued to Struggle for its Independence.

r nationalindependence, by taking small steps to their independent victories, during thetime in the Paris Peace Conference, the Chanak affair, the Halibut Treaty,Imperial Conference and Balfour Declar ... the Statute of Westminister.The First step Canada took was during the the end of a great war in the ParisPeace Conference.As the war was ending, Sir Robert Borden believed that Canada should take itso ...

(2 pages) 48 0 3.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Whta Caused WW1

the Allies signed the Treaty of Versailles at the end of World War I. It was negotiated during the Paris Peace Conference held in Versailles beginning January 18, 1919. Represented were the United St ...

(1 pages) 32 0 4.2 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

World War II

t caused hatred in the minds of the Germans who were born and brought up in the cult of revenge.The Paris Peace Conference of 1919 greatly disappointed victorious Italy. This resulted in the rise of F ... he Allied Powers were committed to the Wilsonian principle of 'self-determination.' However, at the Paris Peace Conference, its application was conditioned by economic necessity, military defense, as ...

(2 pages) 46 1 3.5 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Germany disliked the "Treaty of Versailles" only because of the following reasons: a) Loss of land b) Cuts in their armed forces c) Reparations Do you agree with this statement?

's problems. He stated his views in "Fourteen Points". In answer to this a conference was held in a Parisian suburb, called Versailles, to discuss the peace. This was the Paris Peace Conference.The co ... 1918 had shifted the balance in Congress to the Republicans. Wilson had noticed this being away in Paris. By seven votes the Versailles Treaty failed in the Senate. The President, against the warning ...

(14 pages) 114 0 4.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > German History

Different aims of the three leaders: Clemenceau, Lloyd-George and Wilson and purpose and intent of the League of Nations when it was established in 1921.

(i) Explain the different aims of the three leaders, Clemenceau, Lloyd-George and Wilson at the Paris Peace Conference after WW1.The 18th of January 1919, is a stand-still moment in History as 75% ... world. With the exclusion of the defeated states, there was a total of 32 Leaders that attended the Paris Peace Conference. Whilst there was a large majority of attendees, there were three that wielde ...

(9 pages) 63 1 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Wilson and The Treaty Of Versailles

important of which he considered Article X, which called for the League of Nations. However, at the Paris Peace Conference at Versailles the United States never signed the treaty or joined the League. ...

(2 pages) 46 0 3.7 Oct/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Spring Moon by Bette Bao Lord and the May Fourth Movement

cal action. It had been announced several days earlier that China's requests had been denied at the Paris Peace Conference. This meant that Germany's territorial rights in China were not to be returne ... and Lu Zongyu from their posts. It was also because of these protesters that the representatives in Paris refused to sign the Treaty of Versailles. This event was incorporated into the book Spr ...

(3 pages) 22 0 4.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

All about the League of Nations in the 30s!!!!!!!

The League of Nation was found after the Paris peace conference. The reason of creating the League of Nation was to the wars and to make the ...

(3 pages) 54 2 3.4 Apr/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The Defeat of the Treaty of Versailles

important of which he believed was Article X, the League of Nations. One year later, Wilson led the Paris Peace Conference at Versailles to reach an international pact that included the points. Howeve ... d him to give in to the demands of the other allied leaders. The Document given to the world by the Paris Peace Conference was flawed from the moment that Wilson arrived in Paris. All four hundred and ...

(6 pages) 81 0 5.0 Apr/2005

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

The Treaty of Versailles

f long-term peace from the results of World War I. The Treaty of Versailles was put together at the Paris Peace Conference in January 1919. The Paris Peace Conference began on January 18, 1919, with 2 ... eaty of Versailles was the only real option given to Germany after they surrendered steps away from Paris on November 11, 1918. The defeated nations of World War I should have been given a chance to r ...

(7 pages) 66 0 5.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > International Organizations & Conflicts

The Paris Peace Conference: France vs. American 14 point peace plan - who had the better long term peace plan? American side taken

he signing of the armistice on 11/11/1918 the reign of peacewas to be solidified by introducing the Paris peace conference early the next year. 32countries had delegates in this massive discussion for ...

(3 pages) 14 0 4.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > International Organizations & Conflicts

Italian Unification - Notes on who the real father of the Italian Unification was.

d overseen a major step in the unification process when trying to gain international support at the Paris peace conference in 1856. Cavour was sure that without foreign assistance, riding Italy of Aus ...

(4 pages) 45 0 5.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

How harsh was the treaty of Versailles?

between the Allies and the German Empire. After six months of negotiations, which took place at the Paris Peace Conference, Germany was "forced" to sign the treaty and accept therefore the full respon ...

(4 pages) 25 0 0.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > International Organizations & Conflicts

The Treaty Of Versailles and why it was justified - "The Treaty Of Versailles: Justified Penalty"

nd of World War One, the Allies sat in the victor seat, with Germany shamed on the world stage. The Paris Peace Conference was held the very next year, with all of the industrialized countries on the ...

(3 pages) 31 0 5.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > International Organizations & Conflicts

Account for the sucesses and failures of the league of nations

l independence and territorial integrity of States, large and small equally."1As a consequence, the Paris Peace Conference (January 18th 1919 - January 16th 1920) accepted the proposals for the creati ... had rival claims to Vilna. The League of Nations was over ruled by the Conference of Ambassadors in Paris which was formed to deal with problems arising out of the Versailles Treaty. During a boundary ...

(8 pages) 32 0 0.0 Dec/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Versailles Treaty And WWII

rge, Italian Prime Minister Vittorio Orlando, and United States President Woodrow Wilson met at the Paris Peace conference, their main goal was to punish Germany for the War. The treaty signed on June ...

(2 pages) 18 0 0.0 Jun/2001

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

Canada Essay

led to this total independence, but the four most important events were Canada's involvement in the Paris Peace Conference, the passing of the Statue Of Westminster, Canada's participation in World Wa ... us status has come to be through the occurrence of many pass events in Canadian history. The Paris Peace Conference was one of the first events that made Canada seem like an independent nation. ...

(5 pages) 33 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers

Henderson The Rain King

(4 pages) 699 0 0.0 Jan/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays

To what extent should fascism be seen as inextricably linked with the First World War?

e land Italy had been promised in their deal with the allies did not materialize and Italy left the Paris peace conference in disgust. The people of Italy felt betrayed that the government had not del ...

(9 pages) 812 0 0.0 Nov/2007

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