Essays Tagged: "Suez Crisis"

The Suez Crisis

Carleton UniversityResearch Paper #1:The Suez Crisis of 1956- The War From Differing ViewpointsSubmitted to Prof. J. SiglerIn Partial Fulfilm ... b-Israeli conflict was the seeds that were sown in the aftermath of the 1956 Sinai Campaign, or the Suez Crisis. Whatever the operation is referred to as, its consequences involving both relations int ... cent to power of Gamal Abdel Nasser to President of Eqypt in 1956 , and his move to nationalize the Suez Canal as the main precipitating factor in setting off the conflict. Why Nasser did this, howeve ...

(13 pages) 130 0 4.8 Apr/1995

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

How successful was the attempt by OPEC to use oil as a political weapon?

he door for the comparative success of the oil weapon, which before had decidedly failed during the Suez Crisis and the Six-Day War. The changing conditions coincided with the political developments b ...

(9 pages) 209 2 2.4 Jun/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > International Organizations & Conflicts

Lester B. Pearson Contributions

t contributor to Canadian history because he demonstrated peace to the world, he contributed to the Suez Crisis of 1956, and he helped establish Canada's reputation as a great peacekeeper. Peac ... urity and stability. Lester B. Pearson contributed to Canadian history with his work for the Suez Crisis of 1956. The Suez Canal is a fundamental waterway connecting the Mediterranean Sea to th ...

(2 pages) 38 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Politicians

The greatest Canadian

ing the Nobel Peace Prize for his creation of the United Nations peacekeeping force during the 1956 Suez Crisis.Through it all Lester Pearson - or "Mike" as he preferred to be called - maintained a se ... ving as president of the United Nations General AssemblyIn October 1956 an Egyptian blockade of the Suez Canal threatened to boil over into a world war. When Britain, France and Israel attacked Egypt ...

(6 pages) 27 0 2.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers

William Golding's thesis of evil on the basis of "Lord of the Flies" as a reflection of the 1950's and Thomas Hobbes

the novel.The main part introduces the 1950's in Britain with a historical survey that includes the Suez Crisis because the crisis will be discussed in one of the central themes, too.The three central ... ired in 1955 and Anthony Eden (who also came from the Conservative Party) became Prime Minister.The Suez crisis. The governments of Britain and France controlled a company which was in possession of t ...

(15 pages) 49 0 4.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > "Lord of the Flies" by Sir William Gerald Golding

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

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 UN; Canada’s Greatest Asset towards its Foreign Policies and Relations

making worldwide. It has been considered a leader in peacekeeping ever since the year 1956 when the Suez Crisis took place. The Suez Crisis was initiated when the Egyptian President Gamal Abdel Nasser ... Suez Crisis was initiated when the Egyptian President Gamal Abdel Nasser offered to nationalize the Suez Canal which provoked France and Britain to engage in military action with their ally Israel. (L ...

(7 pages) 3 0 0.0 May/2014

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > International Organizations & Conflicts