Essays Tagged: "ww1"

The Life and Times of Hitler

n draft, Austrian officials caught him an drafted him, but he failed his physical. Later that year, WW1 broke out and Hitler joined the German army. A5-time recognized for bravery, yet was never promo ...

(1 pages) 44 0 4.0 Dec/1996

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

"European Civilization : Created by the masses" --19th Century ideologies,1920's -1930's dictatorships,aftermath of the World Wars.

mical). Reviews France and Britian during the French and Industrial Revolution periods. Talks about WW1 and the crisis it presented, also the breakdown in European Order thru invoked treaties. It goes ... sailles was especiallyharsh on the German people, as it made them accept responsibility for causing WW1. In the 1930's, the Great Depression had ensued, and affected the entire world.The economic prog ...

(8 pages) 326 3 4.5 Dec/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The Feelings of William Carlos Williams

Lost Generation. The people of this generation began expressing the same feelings during and after WW1. They would express their feelings through written pieces, or art. Williams expressed hisfeeling ...

(1 pages) 50 0 3.7 Mar/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

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?'

r could it have survived?'The Weimar Republic was established in 1918 after Germany was defeated in WW1. The Republic faced many problems from its beginning to its end. In this chapter, I intend to ar ... who could no longer work and all the fatherless families, which were a result of the casualties in WW1. As a result of this, many families had a terrible quality of life, and every day hated the Weim ...

(5 pages) 159 5 2.7 Mar/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Germany bears the vast bulk of the blame for the outbreak of WW1.

ded on all European countries, either though inaction or action they contributed to the outbreak of WW1.Fritz Fischer was responsible for creating debate on his questioning of German war guilt in the ... conclusion, historians seem forever decided over the extent of Germany's responsibility for causing WW1, with every argument seeming to have a counter argument. Fischer's controversy in the 1960's aro ...

(5 pages) 116 2 4.3 Jul/2003

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

How hitler planned to come into power.

ow Treaty of Versailles, arian superiority, no German Jews, strong state control.With the defeat of WW1 still fresh in the memories of Germans, and with the weakness of the WeimarRepublic, Hitler saw ...

(3 pages) 33 0 0.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > German History

WW1 The reasons for involvement and it's key players.

WW1Though there are many causes for different countries to have entered World War I, some of the mai ...

(4 pages) 74 0 4.2 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Personal Response and analyzation to the poem Dulce et Decorum est by Owen. It identifies literary and rhetorical devices used.

owever, as I began to read, the words frightened me. Every piece of literary work I have read about WW1 can not match the ferocity of Owen's words. The first paragraph drew me in and I can literally f ...

(1 pages) 32 0 1.8 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

A general introduction to the WW1, dealing with- a) Why this conflict was going to be different? b) Why was there a need for a Home Front? c) What was "Total War"?

utions were a major factor to the origins of the Great War. Like all other great events in history, WW1 did not come suddenly. Long before its advent, important changes were taking place in commerce a ... repared the way for the notable transformation of domestic life at the commencement and duration of WW1. Unlike the wars that took place previous to WW1, this war arose on many fronts. The ultimate ou ...

(2 pages) 69 0 4.6 Jan/2004

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

Recruitment, censorship and propoganda in world war 1- in both britain and germany

opaganda, while the theme of war is glorified to promote recruiting.In Britain, the outbreak of the WW1 was welcomed with colossal interest. People were eager, proud and were determined to show their ... ee published leaflets and held rallies.In direct contrast to that of Britain at the commencement of WW1, Germany had already accepted conscription as an actuality. Martial law was announced on 31 July ...

(8 pages) 87 2 4.4 Feb/2004

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

Why the U.S. insists on going to war.

he army went in and made them leave so that the American people could come in and have farmland. In WW1 when the French and Germans were fighting in the trenches, we sent men over to die. In Vietnam w ...

(3 pages) 33 0 2.6 Mar/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Examples of Scapegoating in History, what is a modern example of scapegoating?

e Boston in 1920 and charged with robbing and killing a shoe factory paymaster and his guard. After WW1, America suffered a great loss in business production, unemployment levels rose, and the 4.5 mil ...

(3 pages) 19677 0 4.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

An Inspector Calls by J.B Priestly, This essay outlines the views of this author aswell as a detailed look into the play and its characters.

way from him, as well as surviving a gas attack. This greatly influenced Priestley's writing, as in WW1 the resources were very basic. For example, men on horse back. Then just 31 years later it was t ... llied casualties than all other weapons and techniques. It worried Priestly that between the end of WW1 and the end of WW2 there had been vast improvements in weaponry, for example the atomic bomb had ...

(6 pages) 27 0 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

European Warfare in the First World War

ending as at first expected.The dark and lonely life of trench warfare, used for the first time in WW1, shone a light on what was to become the new European warfare. Very early into the war German tr ...

(7 pages) 56 0 4.6 Apr/2004

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

Discuss the successes and failures of the Weimar republic from 1919 to 1929

treseman's influence, the successes outweighed the failures by 1929.November 1918 saw the result of WW1 though Germany's eyes. A crumbled economy, revolution and counter-revolution, the flailing of a ... republic. The outcomes of The Treaty of Versailles reinforced the shock the Germans felt by losing WW1. A tern known as 'the guilt clause' enraged and affected the German people so deeply, that the c ...

(8 pages) 74 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > German History

Causes for the Abdication of Tsar Nicholas Two

Tsars abdication were; bloody Sunday, 1905 Revolution, Russio-japanese war, October manifesto, and WW1.For almost all Russia's history, her people were not content, and at the beginning of the 20th c ... cted at the nobles.With now many grievances behind Russia, the people were very distraught. So when WW1 came about there was general panic.WW1 was the landmark for the Narodinks to gain significant tr ...

(3 pages) 40 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

'Compare how "Brave new world" and "Blade runner" explore the tension between humanity and the natural world.'

e community. This ideas can be derived from the texts context, as it was written in 1931 just after WW1 where people were questioning humanity, after the destruction of many towns, cities and lives. T ...

(2 pages) 66 0 3.8 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Technology of World War One

Technology of WW1 There were great technological achievements for both sides during World War One. Whenever ... t call for the need to go over the top. The flame thrower was called "the scariest weapon of WW1". it was a cylinder shaped weapon with an oil tank. The other part contained a gas propellant th ...

(2 pages) 35 1 3.0 May/2004

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

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.

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% of the world's leaders came ...

(9 pages) 63 1 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Conditions at the frontlines were destructive for soldiers in WW1 discuss

"Conditions at the front lines were destructive for the soldiers in WW1"DiscussThere is no question that conditions in the front lines in WW1 were destructive for the s ... ssThere is no question that conditions in the front lines in WW1 were destructive for the soldiers. WW1 took the greatest toll on human life of any war until that time.I believe that the conditions in ...

(4 pages) 35 0 0.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History