Essays Tagged: "peace treaty"

Truth and Consequences: taking Advantage of the Loser. On The Treaty of Versailles, Wilson's 14 Points, and their effects on World War I

the costs and strain that World War I placed on the countries involved init were unimaginable, the peace treaty Germany was forced to sign was neither fair norjust. Millions upon millions of men lost ... ul Allied counterattack,Germany was on the run. Eventually, they surrendered and were forced into a peaceagreement. The leaders of the major allied powers, Clemenceau of France, Geroge ofGreat Britain ...

(4 pages) 174 0 3.0 Jan/1997

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

Marie Antoinette

stria. Because here parents came from two countries at war with each other, their marriage formed a peace treaty. Marie was very spoiled and grew up with an extravagant lifestyle. She herself became t ... nt lifestyle. She herself became the wife of the next heir to the French throne to further keep the peace. The heir was Louis XVI, who was a very dull and unsociable person. She was the opposite. She ...

(2 pages) 70 0 5.0 Oct/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Explain how Hitler and the Nazis were able to achieve control over Germany through a combination of popular appeal and force.

WWI drew to a close when Germany, the loser of the war, signed the 'Treaty of Versailles'. It was a peace treaty written by the winners Britain and France. Under the treaty, Germany was blamed for the ...

(6 pages) 96 1 4.4 Feb/2003

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

The Weimar Republic ended in 1933 with the beginning of A Nazi dictatorship. Was the Weimar Republic doomed from the outset, or could it have survived?'

as the Weimar Republic was a political democracy, it would be able to negotiate for a more lenient peace treaty. When the harsh terms of the Treaty of Versailles became publicly known, those who had ...

(5 pages) 159 5 2.7 Mar/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The korean war.

ghting and bloodshed, an armistice agreement between the two sides was signed. However, a permanent peace treaty has never been signed.2. Causes and Lead-up to the WarThe main cause of the Korean War ... l. By summer of 1951, talks for an armistice began. Throughout mid-1951 to 1953, negotiations for a peace treaty stalled and reopened. Fighting continued with aerial bombing in North Korea as the nego ...

(6 pages) 117 2 4.2 Apr/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Dual soveriegnty of the kings of england as a cause of the hundred years war.

In 1259, Henry II of England and Louis IX signed a peace treaty in Paris bringing to end a state of warfare that had existed between the two countries ... rs worked feverishly to maintain his position on the throne by making a 'hasty and disadvantageous' peace with the French king; they agreed to pay liege homage to Charles but it was not carried out be ... not pressed further? As previously stated Edwards's domestic position was precarious, with a shaky peace being arrange with the Scots and lack of visible support from French nobles and the Low Countr ...

(7 pages) 56 1 4.7 Jun/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

A chronology of the Arab - Israeli conflict in the 20th Century.

947-49, 1956, 1967, and 1973) and numerous intermittent battles. Although Egypt and Israel signed a peace treaty in 1979, hostility between Israel and the rest of its Arab neighbors, complicated by th ... icts between Israel and the Arabs continued despite provisions in the 1949 armistice agreements for peace negotiations. Hundreds of thousands of Palestinian Arabs who had left Israeli-held territory d ...

(7 pages) 149 1 3.2 Jul/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

North Korea Nuclear Issue.

pons, but each country have different opinions for the solution. North Korea wants U.S. to sign the peace treaty that U.S. will not attack North Korea, also they want U.S. to make compensation for not ... South Korea and persuade China to help fallen of North Korean government, then it will be the most peaceful way to solve this problem. Only U.S can persuade China to lead the fallen of North Korean g ...

(3 pages) 133 1 4.4 Aug/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Mexican War.

ded that if they don't agree to America's demands, they might lose even more territory. And so they peace treaty was signed at the village of Guadalupe Hidalgo, near Mexico City. As a result, the Unit ... ollowed their threat; they broke their relationships. At this point, the conflict could be resolved peacefully, but the Americans wanted more territory, and other disputes developed. The first argumen ...

(3 pages) 142 1 4.4 Sep/2003

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

Using Kenneth Waltz's three causes for international conflict, I discuss France's reasons for getting involved in the American Revolution

rations?. It warned the king that if Great Britain and the American colonies ended their war with a peace treaty, they might then attack the French owned colonies in the West Indies. He proposed that ... France then concluded that they would need to form an alliance with America before they could make peace with Britain and attack the French West Indies. Therefore in February 1778 France agreed to th ...

(12 pages) 60 0 3.7 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Aristophanes and Lysistrata

the women of Sparta to force their husbands to end the Peloponnesian War.To make the men agree to a peace treaty, the women seized the Acropolis, where Athens' financial reserves are kept, and prevent ... gerated and blatant sexual innuendoes, finally convinces the men of Athens and Sparta to agree to a peace treaty.The Lysistrata shows women acting bravely and even aggressively against men who seem re ...

(5 pages) 108 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

What Were the Terms of the Treaty of Versailles? Analyze the Reason for These Terms, and the Possible Damaging Consequences for Germany

Germans knew they would have to pay a price for piece as a defeated nation. To ensure an extensive peace, a treaty was formed by the winners of the war, but France, the United States and Great Britai ... but France, the United States and Great Britain were the "Big Three" envoys in the creation of this peace treaty. The Germans were not invited to these negotiations, and it soon became evident that th ...

(6 pages) 50 1 5.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > German History

The Rise of Fascism in Italy

re countered by lockout which was countered by occupying factories.Italy felt humiliated b/c of the peace treaty and the fact they didn't get Dalmatian islands and other bigger western powers treated ...

(3 pages) 30 0 0.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Info on the Versailles Peace Treaty and The Reaction of the Germans

Treaty Of VersaillesWorld War I was put to an end with the all the countries signing a peace treaty. The treaty was signed in Hall of Mirrors on June 28, 1919, 7 months after the Armistic ...

(1 pages) 746 0 1.0 Jun/2005

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

Ratification of the Versailles Treaty

that he believed the German government should submit to. Wilson believed that the total aim of the peace treaty should be to prevent war from ever again happening. In order to encourage a German surr ... Germany to put many of her "war heroes" up for trial.        Germany sat down for peace negotiations thinking that Wilson's ideas would greatly affect the treaty making and that his ...

(2 pages) 35 0 3.4 Jul/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers

The Berlin Wall: A Catalyst for Change.

s (Truman, Stalin, and Churchill) whose primary goals included the establishment of post-war order, peace treaty issues, and planning a response to the effects of war. At this conference the allied po ...

(7 pages) 47 0 0.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > German History

Adolf Hitler's Rise to Power - The Social, Political and Economical Factors Behind it

public were full of difficulties. It all started when the new government was forced to sign a harsh peace Treaty. The humiliation of the signing of the Treaty of Versailles was just the start of many ...

(2 pages) 59 1 3.6 Apr/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > German History

The Immorality of War

rcumstance is war moral, even in cases of selfdefense. There are just other ways to solve problems. Peace treatiesare an easy way to end war. In a peace treaty, it is easy to settlethe differences and ... one side can't agree so they decidethat war is the only solution. In Israel, Jews always try to keeppeace with other nations, but the Arabs just can never compromise.Arabs and Jews are always fighting ...

(5 pages) 21 0 3.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

The Mexican War

ng ended when U.S. Gen. Winfield Scott occupied Mexico City on Sept. 14, 1847; a few months later a peace treaty was signed (Feb. 2, 1848) at Guadalupe Hidalgo. In addition to recognizing the U.S. ann ...

(2 pages) 21 0 4.0 May/2006

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

Treaty of Utrecht (1713-1715)

but few have come close to the historic magnitude as that of the Treaty of Utrecht. This series of peace treaties between France, Great Britain, Denmark, and Austria (as well as a host of other, more ... xisted two motivating factors that led to the outbreak of war, and also served as the legacy of the peace treaty that concluded it. The balance of power among the European nations, and commercial/ eco ...

(14 pages) 37 1 4.0 Jul/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History