Essays Tagged: "tanks"

Emily Dickinson's poem "I Like to see it lap the Miles-"

ransportation: poetry.Feelings about poetry are expressed in line three, "And stopto feed itself at Tanks-", poetry feeds the mind, which feeds theworld. In other words poetry becomes self-generating ...

(1 pages) 84 0 3.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

WWI paper through the eyes of a reporter in the middle of the war.

to classify the tactic of swift accurate bombing then punching through the battle lines with their tanks. The newly developed fighter planes performed the swift accurate bombing, which was revolution ...

(5 pages) 28 0 0.0 Jun/2003

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

Is Penicillin as Important Today as When It Was First Discovered?

ment-prompted by World War II injuries-of large-scale manufacturing methods to grow the organism in tanks of broth has proved to have saved many lives. Even though it is not held in as high esteem now ...

(5 pages) 64 0 5.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Science Essays

Did Hitler do anything for Germany apart from give them a bad reputation?

came so worthless; give up the industrial heart of Germany (Rhineland); promise never to make arms, tanks, and aeroplanes; and reduce their army from 6 million people to 100,00 which resulted in unemp ...

(2 pages) 64 3 4.4 Feb/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Sea Monkeys

describe them more clearly they are these itty-bitty shrimp looking things that are usually kept in tanks in people homes. They only grow to be a three quarters long. So you could imagine you'll need ... much.Sea monkeys are a unique made creatures, and you can't get them at any local pet store in the tanks like the rest of the fish. You'll have to buy the eggs in packages. Yes, these little packages ...

(3 pages) 59 1 4.5 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

Process Essay for English 101. Teacher wanted lots of descriptive words and clear thesis and restatement

ier. It is now time to take out the water from the first tank.I always begin with the largest of my tanks, which is a 100 gallon show tank. Making sure not to disturb the fish too much, I slide the si ... owing that the temperature is already correct. I go back and forth from the bathroom to each of the tanks until each of the aquariums are full of fresh water.Tending to all of my aquariums is quite si ...

(3 pages) 59 0 2.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

This is an A-1 study guide. It earned me an A on my test on World War II. It has the events leading up to World War II up until the end of World War II.

is people and his own party. 5)Maginot Line A stone barrier that was impossible to penetrate with tanks, only one flaw, a 50-mile gap in Ardennes. 6)Rhineland occupation German was not allowed! Ge ...

(5 pages) 136 0 4.0 Apr/2004

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

British Bomber Command during WWII

ery simple. They had to destroy as much as they could. Focusing on factories that produced weapons, tanks, planes etc, was the logical part of it, and only one part of it. The other part was taken fro ...

(3 pages) 17 0 0.0 May/2004

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

What affect did the war have on industry in Britain between 1940-50

een used to make cars, lorries and household goods were changed and used to make munitions, planes, tanks, guns and other military supplies. Any Factory that could be changed to make war goods was cha ...

(3 pages) 24 0 3.0 May/2004

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

Infantry weapons of world war 2

orld war 2The rifles, sub machine guns, pistols, and other weapons of world war 2 soldiersEven with tanks and aircraft, the foot soldiers remain an essential element of modern armies, both because the ... they do best, and because even the richest nations can't afford to equip millions of soldiers with tanks.This essay details the various classes of weapons carried and used by infantry soldiers, inclu ...

(7 pages) 21 0 3.0 Apr/2005

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

Weapons of world war 1

World War II was not only about airplanes, tanks and submarines, but also, the army on foot had a lot of influence on war. Their infantry weapo ...

(5 pages) 40 0 4.3 Apr/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Conservative Essay

re need of a job. Since the war has ended, some jobs are not needed anymore such as the building of tanks or firearms. Now with people off work and soldiers who also need work, there where thousands o ...

(4 pages) 39 0 0.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Different ways of fighting in WW1

the new technology. These included machine guns that could fire extremely fast and bayonets. Also, tanks were invented which protected the crews and could break through barbed wire that was in front ...

(3 pages) 18 0 3.0 Jun/2005

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

World War I From Both Trenches.

in the twentieth century were to be won with increasingly larger and more deadly armaments such as tanks, dreadnaughts and machine guns. Consequently, the ordinary combat soldier was faced with much ...

(8 pages) 31 1 4.6 Sep/2005

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

Why and with what success did the UN intervene in the Korean War?

t country, and how the Russians eventually supplied the Northern side with all of their weapons and tanks, the USSR would have vetoed the plan if the representatives were present at the time. China, t ...

(4 pages) 23 0 3.7 Oct/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Ashland Oil Inc.: Trouble at Floreffe

Relevant FactsAshland Oil Incorporated faced a great dilemma when one of the tanks constructed by the company itself, ruptured while being filled. On January 2nd of 1988, employ ... ured while being filled. On January 2nd of 1988, employees of Ashland Oil were filling one of their tanks when the tank collapsed and released approximately three and a half million gallons of petrole ... fold in the coming days. Issues began to arise of the company's strategy for building and obtaining tanks of this size and these questions lead to answers that many could not believe. When the first q ...

(16 pages) 99 0 3.0 May/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

The Delicate Legs of Horses

ey were needed fortransportation, agricultural use, and in battle. Today we have cars, tractors, andtanks, but horses have remained as a close companion to people. Horses have a verycomplex body that ...

(12 pages) 27 0 2.3 Jun/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Zoology


. Blitzkrieg, a new German concept emerged from this type of warfare by Colonel Guderian, involving tanks, motorized vehicles, and aircraft as early as 1937. It was capable of destroying entire countr ... Wounded insurgents were drenched with gasoline and burned alive, women and children were chained to tanks to silence polish anti-tank weapons, and crowded hospitals were set on fire". Nearly 250.000 p ...

(11 pages) 18 0 0.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > German History

How did technology change during WW1

TanksTanks were first used in battle in 1916, before this they had armoured cars but they couldn't g ... in battle in 1916, before this they had armoured cars but they couldn't go off-road. The first time tanks were used was on 15th September on the western front at The Battle of the Somme, it assisted B ... Somme, it assisted British soldiers who were attacking German trenches. At first, the main usage of tanks was to break through barbed wire and cross trenches, at first the first tanks were very slow a ...

(2 pages) 16 0 2.0 Dec/2006

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

History Knowledge Paper

he war had many jobs here in the U.S. and even women worked in factories building airplanes, ships, tanks, ammunition, etc. By 1943, America sold more than half of its production over seas. We sold to ...

(3 pages) 69 0 5.0 Feb/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers