Essays Tagged: "warships"

"Foreign Policy" by Cheri Pytash this is an outline for a chapter about foreign policy

ons to congress about the military'ssize and equipmentb The president can order troops, planes, and warships into action.1 However, only congress can declare war.2 Treaty-Making Powersa With the advic ...

(4 pages) 164 0 2.8 Nov/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Spanish Armada. How did it start, what happened, how many people died?

Spanish ArmadaThe Spanish Armada was a group of armed warships that tried to invade England in 1588. Bad feelings between Spain and England had existed si ... 8, many of the crewmembers were inexperienced and most of the ships were lightly armed. The Spanish warships were often called the Invincible Armada, supposedly because the Spaniards thought it could ... e officially in peace. Religious differences also caused a fight between the two nations. England's warships had 197 ships and nearly 16, 000 men, most of them were sailors rather than soldiers. On th ...

(1 pages) 33 1 3.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Battle of the Atlantic.

tle is called the Battle of the Atlantic since obviously it took place on the Atlantic. Submarines, warships, and battleships were used. Also, even aircrafts were used in this. The "Sinking of the Bis ...

(3 pages) 61 0 4.1 Dec/2003

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

"The Parthenon".

ous glory. This agreement basically was all of their allies paying Athens to defend them with their warships rather than building their own and having to man them. This made Athens very rich and there ...

(5 pages) 113 0 4.5 Jan/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

G.I. Jane - A Hollywood Myth or Contemporary Reality?

lots of fighter-jet bombers and Apache helicopters and were among the crew of aircraft carriers and warships. In fact, except for front-line infantry units designed specifically for hand-to-hand comba ...

(6 pages) 56 0 4.3 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

The Battle of the Nile: Napolean's first Naval defeat

ce to the absent war hero himself.Until the Battle of the Nile, Napoleon's fleet of battle-hardened warships were unrivaled at sea. Many opposing fleets would either turn mast and run from the great N ...

(3 pages) 30 0 4.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Roman Forum

epresented many of Rome's victories over oriental tribes and the Rostra was decorated with prows of warships captured during battles. The Roman Forum became the spectacular showcase of the Empire fill ...

(1 pages) 50 4 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > Roman History

Adolf Hitler's role as a military commander between 1939 and 1945.

ps and what their capabilities in war were. He was well versed in the armament and speed of foreign warships. Where and what guns should be used and would offer suggestions to improve machinery and sh ...

(9 pages) 18 0 5.0 Nov/2005

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


o World War II a. 4,000 transports 1.) 150,000 by the end of June 2.) 850,00 men by July 1st b. 800 warships 1.) 2.) c. 11,000 aircrafts 1.) 2.) B. Normandy, France 1. Europe continent a. Northern Fra ...

(2 pages) 533 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays

The Love Of A Friend

that controlled the Mediterranean Sea. Even though the Romans were not seafaring people, they built warships. They built two kinds. They were quinqueremes and triremes. They built one hundred quinquer ...

(1 pages) 510 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

How Was Jackson’s Threat To Send Troops Into South Carolina, Similar To Eisenhower’s Decision To Send Troops Into Little Rock?

the federal government tried to collect the tariff. On December 10,1832 Jackson ordered troops and warships to be sent to Charleston. He felt that the action by South Carolina to refuse to pay the ta ...

(2 pages) 1112 0 0.0 Feb/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Lysistrata of Aristophanes

nes was a satirist who produced Lysistrata around 413 BC when the news of Athen’s warships had been destroyed near Sicily. For twenty-one years, while Athens was engaged in war, he r ...

(5 pages) 19 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Dutch Republic, DBQ

y all expenses of the campaign by land. For the war by sea the king of England will arm at least 70 warships(6). Which means that the king of France, and the king of England were thinking seriously ab ... xample of this is when the people decided to make defensive fortification on land as well as outfit warships at sea to try to stop the war by going against England. Many decisions were made, there was ...

(4 pages) 16 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History

Operation Torch

der for Operation Torch all of the Allies planned their strageties. The french forces came with 300 warships, 370 merchant ships and 107 troops. Another General George Patton from Western Task Force c ...

(1 pages) 7 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

The Wizard of Oz: An Allegory on Populism

War and the expansion westward) caused us to better our standards (the advancement of technology in warships and weapons), therefore putting us on display for the world, and making others (like Britai ...

(5 pages) 16 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Ancient Naval Wars & Weapons

Ancient Tactics and Weapons.By about the 7th century BC specialized warships were being used in the Mediterranean. These oared galley-type vessels, with considerable op ... ow', wrote one commentator in 1131, 'regard the Sea and the River as her Great Wall, and substitute warships for watch-towers.' Within а century China had warships whose armament included trebuc ... diterranean-style galley navy was beyond all but the richest states, and ships that could double as warships and merchant vessels were at а premium. The treasure ships of the Ming dynasty (1368- ...

(12 pages) 19 0 5.0 Jul/2008

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

The Persian Wars and Their Effect on Western History

ointed by Darius. The rebels sought and received a promise from Athens for help and received twenty warships to aid with their cause.1 Darius then decided to invade Greece because Athens aided the Ion ...

(4 pages) 19 1 3.0 Feb/2009

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The Battle of Trafalgar

began blocking the French ports and disrupting France's overseas trade. In the fall of 1805, French warships escaped the blockade and joined with Spanish warships to form a fleet of 33 ships. The Fren ... ish warships to form a fleet of 33 ships. The French and Spanish fleet fought a British fleet of 27 warships off the southwest coast of Spain, at the mouth of the Mediterranean Sea. The British comman ...

(3 pages) 15 0 3.0 Feb/2010

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

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

overnment makes the decision of ejecting the British government, which made the British bring their warships to the canal and announce that there were more on their way. This was first to instill some ... f the canal for the whole history of the country. Right when this was happening, the USSR sent some Warships to help out the Egyptians. Now Egypt loses control of the canal, again, creating a Canal As ...

(7 pages) 1 0 0.0 May/2012

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History