Essays Tagged: "Suez"

La Crise de Suez (The Suez Crisis)

La crise du canal de Suez est un événement qui prouve que la séurité regionale et internation ... s, Ferdianand de Lesseps, de construire un canal qui allait s'étendre en travers l'isthme de Suez et qui reliera la mer Mediterranée et la mer Rouge, la domination britannique a manifest ... guerre qui les empechaient de transporter la merchandise en travers le Golfe d'Aqaba et le canal de Suez. En fevrier 1955, les parachutistes israeliennes on pris le révenge contre Egypte par at ...

(10 pages) 52 1 2.7 Nov/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Summary of the Ancient World.

lation from the rest of the world. The unending desert surrounded it on three sides and the Isthmus Suez, the only entrance into Egypt, surrounded it on the other. This was good for the Egyptians, sin ...

(13 pages) 160 1 2.7 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

This essay is about imperialism in Egypt and how it hurt and helped the devolopment of the country

jured, but also helped their development politically, economically, and socially. In 1876, when the Suez Canal opened, Ismail Pasha sold the Suez's shares in order to receive money fast. Because of th ... but lucky for them they had a highly efficient trade route. In 1869, along with the opening of the Suez Canal came many profits and a large economy boost. Many profits came from the selling of the Su ...

(1 pages) 39 0 3.6 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

Suez Canal: Innovation or Exploitation

8th century AD. From time to time thereafter various proposals to dig a canal across the Isthmus of Suez were advanced, but no action was taken.In 1854 the French diplomat and engineer Vicomte Ferdina ... e Egyptian viceroy Said Pasha in the project. In 1858 La Compagnie Universelle du Canal Maritime de Suez (Universal Company of the Maritime Suez Canal) was formed with authority to cut a canal and to ...

(2 pages) 37 0 5.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers

Essay: Canadian Independence & Foreign Policy

al affairs. This is reflected in the actions it has taken in the Boer War, WWI, Korean War, and the Suez Crisis.During the Boer War in 1897, Canada, although a country technically created by the 1867 ... better and towards fulfilling its international obligations as an UN member.Last but not least, the Suez Crisis of 1956 was in many ways similar to the Korean War. The Suez Canal was an extremely impo ...

(6 pages) 40 0 5.0 Feb/2007

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

The October War of 1956

r but could not be described as a direct product of the Cold War.The main cause for the war was the Suez Canal being nationalized by the Egyptian President Gamal Abdel Nasser. This was done to fund th ... take over the Middle East as the Soviet Union had done in Eastern Europe.The Nationalization of the Suez Canal infuriated the British and French as it meant having to pay to move goods between the Bri ...

(3 pages) 13 0 3.0 Dec/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

The Panama Canal

canal that would connect the Atlantic and Pacific Ocean directly through Panama. The builder of the Suez Canal, Ferdinand de Lesseps, headed the project. His plan was for the fifty-mile in length cana ...

(3 pages) 28 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Peacekeeping in Canada

less when used for self-defence. The first UN peacekeeping operation took place in 1956, during the Suez Crisis. Canada used to care about peacekeeping and kept up with the UN. Now it seems like Canad ...

(4 pages) 14 0 0.0 Mar/2008

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

The 1970's Energy Crisis

attacks along its borders throughout 1949. The attacks escalated into a full-scale war known as the Suez-Sinai War. The British and the French joined with Israeli most likely to punish Egyptian presid ... ined with Israeli most likely to punish Egyptian president Gomar Nasser for claiming control of the Suez Canal. The crisis only got worse when the government set price controls in the U.S. , which li ...

(2 pages) 17 0 5.0 May/2008

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

Conflicts Between Arab and Israeli - What are the roots of the conflict?, What were the events since 1948, What were the recent events and the current situation?

hes of land including the West Bank, the Gaza Strip, the Golan Heights and Sinai all the way to the Suez. Although Palestinians in these areas had been told by their own side to remain, around 300,000 ...

(4 pages) 25 1 0.0 Oct/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers

The Suez War 1956 - Israeli Perspective

example of this.In response to the blockade of the Straits of Tiran and the nationalisation of the Suez Canal by Egypt in July 1956, Israel was right to feel alarmed in the least. I must admit that w ... f Sinai, Israel aimed to hit its mark hard at the place that it would most hurt Egypt. That was the Suez Canal. With British and French intervention, the war could have ended sooner. By not meeting th ...

(2 pages) 1286 0 0.0 May/2009

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

¿Cuál es el camino para que la humanidad tenga una completa salud: física, mental, social y ambiental?

as militares de Estados Unidos y Francia y que además de ser un punto de fácil acceso al Canal de Suez (Guerra y Paz, visitado en Septiembre 23 de 2008, disponible en ...

(8 pages) 991 0 3.0 Aug/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

The Suez Canal is one of the most important marine advancements of the whole world. It is located in Egypt connecting the Mediterranean to the Red Sea. It was one of the most ambitious projects due to the fact that there had never

Suez Canal CrisisThe Suez Canal is one of the most important marine advancements of the whole world. ... o the fact that it was a key point on controlling the trade and movement of people, controlling the Suez Canal was one of the main goals of many nations. For example, we can talk about the Suez Canal ... rejects. Winston Churchill mentions it saying and predicting that if the United Kingdom leaves the Suez Canal, they are going to go broke and chaos will strike the area. From this moment starts the f ...

(7 pages) 1 0 0.0 May/2012

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History