Essays Tagged: "Slavs"

Adolf Hitler, the chancellor of Germany

little money. In Vienna he was described as odd, moody, and ill tempered. He learned to hate Jews, Slavs, and other members of any other ethnic group. He considered himself German and had fierce prid ... little money. In Vienna he was described as odd, moody, and ill tempered. He learned to hate Jews, Slavs, and other members of any other ethnic group. He considered himself German and had fierce prid ...

(7 pages) 93 0 3.4 Mar/1996

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

The holocuast: how could such evil happen?

aces. People in the Aryan race were thought to be tall, blonde, blue-eyed Germans. Hitler hated the Slavs from Central and Eastern Europe, gypsies, blacks, homosexuals and many others. But the Jews we ...

(14 pages) 126 1 4.7 Nov/2002

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

Causes of World War 1

. In example of a nationalistic cause in the war, Austria-Hungary was getting apprehensive when the Slavs in northern part of their empire wanted to unite with Serbia. Of course, having a strong natio ...

(2 pages) 82 0 4.8 Oct/2004

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

IGCSE World War I Causes

a problem with this alliance; Austria-Hungary and Russia had long been rivals over dominance of the Slavs. Germany ended up losing Russia as an ally, and in 1879, she formed the Dual Alliance with Aus ... e for their own interests. Russia pledged to protect Serbia to help herself gain influence over the Slavs and Britain pledged to protect Belgian neutrality to protect itself from an invasion across th ...

(4 pages) 45 1 3.0 Jan/2005

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

Treatment of Ethnic Minorities

r believed that the reason why communism had taken over in Russia was because most of Russians were Slavs, who just like the Jews were a sub-human species. Hitler called the Slavs rabbit people, only ... at it was Germany's job to be the saviour of the Aryan race by killing all the Jews and seizing the Slavs land of the East. This was the goal of the National Socialists.Hitler believed that democracy ...

(6 pages) 35 0 4.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers

Treatment of Jews During the Holocaust

is racist beliefs concerning the need to eliminate all groups he considered inferior, such as Jews, Slavs, Gypsies, and blacks. Hitler was a very convincing speaker. He attracted many Germans who need ... ster race theories. He believed that Aryans were a master race who should rule people like Jews and Slavs because they weren't like them. . He believed that the ideal Aryan was German, not Jewish, blo ...

(3 pages) 79 1 4.0 May/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > German History

Mecklenburg-Vorpommern

northeast Germany, in was first settled by Germanic tribes in 500 A.D. One hundred years later, the Slavs moved into the region and eventually built a castle named Mechelenburg. This castle is where M ... e named Mechelenburg. This castle is where Mecklenburg derived its name. Much like Mecklenburg, the Slavs settled Pomerania in 600A.D. After hundreds of years under the rule of the Danish, Swedish, an ...

(2 pages) 26 0 3.7 May/2005

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Access the impact of the Balkan Crisis on international relations in the decade before WWI.

try or for the independence of a country.The first of this conflict was for the independence of the Slavs from Austria-Hungary and Turkey. The Slavs wanted to break away from these major powers and be ... from these major powers and become an independent country, of which they can govern themselves. The Slavs then looked towards Russia for help, as the Russians were also Slavs, to free the 22 millions ...

(4 pages) 21 0 0.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

World War I : The Eastern Front - What are the specific objectives of the offensives? Who were the combatants? Did the offensives succeed or fail?

reas that broke free. And Serbia, at that time was one of the areas. Serbia wanted to unite all the Slavs and have them under Serbian leadership. However, Austria-Hungary feared that all the Slavs in ...

(5 pages) 27 0 4.5 Mar/2006

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

The Holocaust as a Denial of Individuality

During the time of January 30, 1933 to May 8, 1945 Millions of Jews, Gypsies, Slavs, Homosexuals, handicapped and others living in Europe were killed for one reason: They were di ... millions and million of people. Approximately six million Jews were killed, along with millions of Slavs and Poles, hundreds of thousands of Gypsies, and several thousand handicapped and homosexuals. ...

(3 pages) 29 0 0.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > German History

War Of The World: An essay quickly summarizing World War II.

lly would have resulted in a major conflict. Hitler, not seeing this, declared war on all the Jews, Slavs and all of their countries, starting a war of tremendous size.It all began with a well-disting ...

(4 pages) 25 0 1.0 Jun/2006

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

How Nationalism In The Balkans Contributed To The Outbeak Of WW1

than themselves. The unification of other countries and strong patriotism fueled the desires of the Slavs, Greeks, Montenegrins, Rumanians, and Bulgarians to gain independence and revenge for the occu ... re it was too late. The Serbs were now a very proud people who wished to see the unification of all Slavs. The people of Bosnia belonged to the same Slavic race as the Serbs and wished to join Serbia; ...

(3 pages) 17 0 3.0 Feb/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The Non Existent Nationality

n't share any one of these cultural attributes throughout their population. Therefore I believe the Slavs are not a true nationality, and as a result, Pan-Slavism was a pointless movement. The fact wa ... ot a true nationality, and as a result, Pan-Slavism was a pointless movement. The fact was that the Slavs were spread throughout Europe. Thus without a single nation, and only a senseless bunch of ide ...

(3 pages) 607 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Holocaust

ed, lives of twenty five million people and six million Jews. When the war ended, millions of Jews, Slavs, Roma, homosexuals, Jehovah's Witnesses, Communists, and others besieged by the Nazis, had die ...

(3 pages) 18 0 0.0 Aug/2001

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

Holocaust

During World War II, the Germans slaughtered millions of innocent Europeans: Jews, Gypsies, Slavs and other as well as untold thousands of mentally and physically challenged individuals. Holoc ... that the bodies of the gassed could be burnt to ashes. When the war ended, millions of Jews, Slavs, gypsies, Homosexuals, communists, and other targeted by nazi had died in the Holocaust. The J ...

(2 pages) 17 0 0.0 Sep/2001

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

Nazi Racial Policies 1933-1939

ogy.Believed in a hierarchy with Aryans at the top, and those of mixed or adulterated blood (eg Slavs and East Europeans, gypsies and Jews) at the bottom.Germans = principle G race (master rac ...

(11 pages) 34 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays

The Early History of Moscow

anished, with reasons unknown. No culture came to replace them until the mid 11-th century when the Slavs started their civilization. It was in this time period that Moscow was officially founded and ... food and travel even through Russia’s harsh winters. It was because of these reasons that the Slavs were able to burgeon from the rivers. Moscow also had an advantage in that there were no obsta ...

(11 pages) 14 0 0.0 Jan/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The Spark That Set Off WWI

an Austro-Hungarian who went to Sarajevo on June 28, 1914. Though Austria-Hungary ruled a number of Slavs, Slavs were not given equal rights. The lack of equality led to the resentment of Slavs toward ...

(2 pages) 6 0 0.0 Feb/2008

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

The Holocaust

s mainly included old people or people with physical limitations." Nazi's regarded Arabs, Africans, Slavs and Orientals in general as untermenschen or subhuman. They had special hatred for the Jews. " ...

(3 pages) 400 0 0.0 Feb/2008

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

The Holocaust

s mainly included old people or people with physical limitations.? Nazi?s regarded Arabs, Africans, Slavs and Orientals in general as untermenschen or subhuman. They had special hatred for the Jews. ? ...

(5 pages) 13 0 0.0 Feb/2008

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