Essays Tagged: "military struggle"

Economic Impact On Pakistan Due To Ongoing Conflicts With India.

id a higher penalty both in terms of economic and social terms in its bid to keep pace with India's military strength.Pakistan and India gained their independence from the British Crown in August 1947 ... ndia gained their independence from the British Crown in August 1947 after an intense political and military struggle. However, the separation of these two countries was a very painful process for bot ...

(8 pages) 145 2 3.7 Jun/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Foreign & International Economics

Was the Vietnam War a futile war?

the Cold War, the two superpowers, America and Russia fought a continuous diplomatic, economic and military struggle from the beginning of the 1950s until the 1970s. This battle often involved other ...

(2 pages) 141 2 3.5 Apr/2004

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

The American Revolution was an Inevitable Event

America's War of Independence was a political and military struggle among the thirteen American colonies and England. Since the British defeated the F ...

(3 pages) 79 0 4.0 Sep/2004

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

Korean War

The Korean War was the civil and military struggle that was fought on the Korea Peninsula and that reached its height between 1950 an ... hero General Douglas Macarthur was placed in command of U.S. troops in Korea.Macarthur reversed the military position after he had taken over as commander. After driving the North Korean forces back o ...

(2 pages) 22 0 0.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers

"Peace with honour" - the Vietnam War under President Nixon.

1. The Vietnam war - a short overwiew:The Vietnam War, also known as the Second Indochina War, military struggle fought in Vietnam from 1959 to 1975, involving the North Vietnamese and the Nation ... wing anti-war faction (known as doves) and moderates in the country, Nixon spoke less of escalating military measures and protecting vital interests and more of taking non-military steps towards peace ...

(19 pages) 99 0 5.0 Oct/2005

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

Involvement of women in the Home Rule through Easter Uprising

of the English supremacy, Irishmen and Irishwomen had to unite to join forces in the political and military struggle. That's why, from the late 19th century onwards, women's political movement became ... role of nursing and administrative helpers of the men, Irishwomen became significant characters in military conflicts, too. The more radical layer of nationalist Irishwomen had joined the Irish Volun ...

(6 pages) 13 0 5.0 Jan/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Vietnam War

The Vietnam War was a military struggle between the Democratic Republic of Vietnam (North Vietnam) and the Republic of Vie ... nciple was known as the domino theory. Communists scorned democracy, violated human rights, pursued military aggression, and created closed state economies that barely traded with capitalist countries ... nam. It destroyed the hopes of Vietnam ever being a non-communist country when the US gave up their military support and assistance. It also resulted in the fall of Saigon and subsequently millions of ...

(3 pages) 28 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Is Korean Unification Possable

nite? This is the question many north and south Koreans may be asking them selves this very moment. Military struggle fought on the Korean Peninsula from June 1950 to July 1953. Began a war between no ... h's 33 percent. The north on the other hand has a definite army with a grand total of 1.054 million military personnel while the south only has 660 thousand a huge difference! Bolt countries do have a ...

(3 pages) 9 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Korean War - The Conflict in Korea

a state of war." (MacArthur quoted in West and Phillip, 2001, 195)The Korean War was the civil and military struggle that was fought on the Korean Peninsula between 1950 and 1953. It originated in th ... South Koreans with the aim of unifying the two Koreas and expanding communism. The Soviets provided military and economic aid to North Korea in the hope of gaining a valuable buffer zone in Asia.In th ...

(6 pages) 33 1 4.0 Jul/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History