Essays Tagged: "Trench"

Paths of Glory-My view in an ethical way of this older film.

versus wrong?When it came down to three people being picked to go on trial for not going out of the trenches to get killed, I felt that was very wrong. They may have been in a war, trying to get the a ... u can go home to your family, it is very irrational. If the two generals would've gone out into the trenches and fought the battle they were telling the others to fight, they probably would've done th ...

(2 pages) 22 0 0.0 Feb/2004

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

Trench warefare

The Trenches:Dug in to house men before the decisive battle. But they were stalemated and the trenches w ... before the decisive battle. But they were stalemated and the trenches were around for years. German trenches were up to 12 metres deep and used concrete to reinforce. British were never as good - they ... ete to reinforce. British were never as good - they preferred to be offensive and didn't expect the trench warfare to last as long as it did. Trenches became complex with deferent compartments - sleep ...

(2 pages) 31 0 3.0 Mar/2004

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

Warfare During WWI

World War 1 is perhaps best known for being a war fought in trenches, ditches dug out of the ground to give troops protection from enemy artillery and machine g ... to give troops protection from enemy artillery and machine gun fire. In spite of the fact that the trenches protected the soldiers, they stood no chance against the diseases. Body lice were among one ... od no chance against the diseases. Body lice were among one of the diseases that traveled among the trenches the most. Body lice caused frenzied scratching and led to trench fever. Fifteen percent of ...

(1 pages) 23 0 4.0 Mar/2004

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

In WWI, why were conditions in France in 1916 and 1917 so difficult for the Australian Imperial Force (AIF)

The conditions in France during WW1 for the AIF were horrendous because of the stalemate in the trenches, disease, rainy conditions and new weapons of war.The stalemate and the war of attrition to ... acks and counter attacks to attempt to make ground shattered the soldier's morale and strength. The trenches also created psychological stress and broke their spirits, soldiers often suffered from she ...

(1 pages) 19 0 3.7 Aug/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

World War One trench Diary.

hlight, under my lice infested, rat chewed blanket, I suddenly realise just how cold it is in these trenches. I think I don't usually feel it because I am so used to it by now. But after the heavy rai ... l it because I am so used to it by now. But after the heavy rain of today the usually cold and damp trench seems much, much worse, in fact I'm not sure if it really qualifies as a trench anymore; it h ...

(4 pages) 16061 0 5.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

World War One: Life in the Trenches

ome, but there is no point because the mail can't get out here. Anyway, I have been fighting in the trenches the past few weeks. It is pretty terrible. There are many problems that go on down hear. Th ...

(1 pages) 397 1 2.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Thoughts of War

freezing or starving to death.Yesterday a young group of 7 troops, where brought in to fight in the trenches their all so young where their whole lives ahead of them forced to come here and fight. Two ... and I have to except the fact that it might be for a very long time. If I don't make it out of the trenches I don't want you to feel sorry for me because I died for the good of the nation. I am a pro ...

(2 pages) 6 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

russia

TRENCH WARFARE BY JESSICA DAVISTrench warfare in WW1 was one of the most important parts of War. Tre ... d opposing armies using the technology available in 1914-18 to build the safest, structurally sound trenches as possible. Trench development was key in the stages of the Stalemate on the western front ... due to the poor conditions, hygiene and injuries sustained during fighting. The main objective for trenches was a safety, a sleeping place, friendship and comradeship builder, and the site of many ac ...

(5 pages) 0 0 0.0 Jun/2014

Subjects: History Term Papers