Essays Tagged: "US Navy"

Teritorial Decisions Made by the US regarding the Phillipeans

The decisions made by the US regarding the Philippines were not easy ones by any means. The US had to take into consideration ... ad to be taken into consideration when judging the fate of the Philippines. It is believed that the US's plan of action regarding the Philippines was a plan deficient in many respects the biggest of w ... espects the biggest of which was that regarding whether to give the Philippines its sovereignty.The US made many mistakes when deciding what to do with the Philippines but none of which compared to th ...

(1 pages) 124 3 3.1 Jan/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Description essay for English 101. Teacher wanted supportive words and clear thesis and restatement.

hard to grasp the immense power and capabilities it holds. The bleak grey naval fighting ship, the USS Valley Forge (CG-50), is an amazing sight to be seen in the harbor of San Diego. At 2,513 tons o ... ey Forge is one of the largest cruisers in the world today. A ship of multiple purposes and endless uses make this ship irreplaceable to the Naval fleet. I've seen it used for war, protection, drug op ...

(3 pages) 46 0 4.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Kennedys involvment in the cold war

Kennedy was born In 1935, Brookline, Massachusetts, son of Joseph P. Kennedy. He studied at London School of Economics, then attended Princeton ... tack of jaundice. He then attended Harvard University. After graduating Harvard, he applied for the US army but was rejected due to the back injuries he had sustained from a previous football game whi ... ed from a previous football game while he was attended. After a year of training, he applied to the US Navy and was accepted. After World War II, he entered politics, running for the Mayor of Boston, ...

(3 pages) 48 0 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > The Cold War

Conflict in team work

address conflict to maintain the team's success. Successful teams develop effective group process, using ground rules and norms to promote effective interpersonal communication. There have been sever ... mmunication. There have been several teams which I had to address conflict. During my tenure in the US Navy I experienced conflict with my underway replenishment team. In order to succeed in a team, c ...

(5 pages) 334 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Lost or misplaced? The specific concern of this paper, will be the case of salvaged TBD-1 Devastator, a rare Navy aircraft recovered 20 miles off the coast of Florida.

is paper will begin with a definition of lost, misplaces, or abandoned property, and proceed to discuss the history of property ownership laws, speculate on the reasons for differences in property own ... organization recovering federal property. It will conclude with a summary of the effect on private business when attempting to claim federal property.What are the differences among lost, misplaced, an ...

(7 pages) 299 1 4.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Japan Entering World War II

a on 8th March 1942. With Bataan surrening on 9th April 1942 and then Corregidor a month later. The US Navy, supported by ships of the RAN, halted a Japanese convoy headed of Port Moresby during the b ... anese warplanes commanded by Vice Admiral Chuichi Nagumo. This attack resulted in huge loses to the US naval base.The following day, the US declared war on Japan. Around the same time the US air base ...

(2 pages) 22 0 4.0 May/2006

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

Antarctic Explorer-Richard Byrd

United States Navy. He became an expert in flying and was appointed to plan the flight path for the US Navy's 1919 transatlantic crossing.On May 9, 1926, Byrd and Floyd Bennet attempted a flight over ...

(1 pages) 12 0 0.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

CVN 21/CVNXAircraft Carrier to replace USS Enterprise

, the United States has responded with one or more carrier task forces. Navy's carriers are always busy, completing various tasks and missions. The CVN 21, also known as CVNX is a next generation carr ... , scheduled to start programming in 2007, and completing in 2014. This new carrier will replace the USS Enterprise. Aircraft carriers have evolved over time especially in the areas of war fighting cap ...

(2 pages) 1514 0 5.0 Dec/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

World War 2

by Adolf Hitler, are starting to see one defeat after another. They lost the Eastern Front to the Russians and the Western front was slowly but surely being taken back by the allied forces, mainly th ... ans describe as a foolish move on Hitler's part, he also declared war on America, which brought the US into the war that was taking place on European soil.In mid 1945, as the war in Europe was gradual ...

(7 pages) 76 1 5.0 Oct/2001

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

The Sphere - Book Report

The Sphere by Michael Crichton The Plot I find it hard to condense a plot of 370 pages to just a few pages; however, I will try my best.It all started deep in the ocean, a group of scientists ... ct is classified - Top Secret - no information is allowed to flow in or out. It turned out that the US navy had run into a strange craft of some sort. The navy believed that it is an alien space craft ...

(3 pages) 10 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

The Joint Venture Project

The QDR process was born amid congressional frustrations about the slow pace of Pentagon reform and policy changes following the end of the Cold W ... ological abilities being assessed are speed, payload fraction, range, and adaptability for multiple uses. The goal of this project is to gauge the Joint Venture can move 450 tons of cargo, such as lig ... itary became even more apparent. The Joint Venture project is a revolution in the future of amphibious transportation.The East Timor crisis of 1998 proved the worth of a catamaran vessel. At the time ...

(6 pages) 32 1 5.0 Jun/2008

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

Foreign Policy of Later U.S. Presidents (Kennedy to Clinton) - IB History of the Americas

nedy to Clinton) reflect change and continuity from the policies and actions of their predecessors? Use as examples at least two different countries in two different regions of Latin America/Asia-Paci ... lace after 1961 reflect those that occur before the Great Depression. In the early 20th century the US made much use of what was known as "Gunboat Diplomacy". The US would send their navy to settle an ...

(5 pages) 4 0 0.0 Jul/2011

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