Essays Tagged: "wwi"

Movie: The Dawn Patrol- The historical accuracies and plot summary of this WWI movie.

This movie takes place during WWI on a remote RAF outpost in France. Young, inexperienced flyers are being sent on a one-way missi ...

(2 pages) 51 1 4.6 Mar/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

WWI & WWII, Same War Different Time

WWI-WWII: Same War, Different DatesA number of historians view World War II as the sequel to, or the ... ved caused the Great Germanys' defeat.The Treaty of Versailles also hugely instigated the rising of WWII. When the Weimar Republic begrudgingly signed the armistice, the allies wished to assure that G ... ogna in front of a starving dog; Germany became Hitler' best friend.As can been seen, the finale of WWI was really the Prologue of WWII. The tragedies that took place in WWII and their circumvention i ...

(3 pages) 200 1 4.5 Apr/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

"Farewell to Arms" by Hemingway, literary analyisis

rederick Henry; an ambulance driver, is put to the ultimate test during the madness and atrocity of WWI. His experiences at the front pose a challenge only a Hemingway hero can affront successfully. A ...

(5 pages) 93 0 4.6 Mar/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > Ernest Hemingway

Upon the Verge of Global Devistation - Analyzing WWII in terms of WWI

Analyzing WWII in terms of WWI Excellent paper.ToughiusWorld HistoryDecember 1, 1995'Upon the Verge of Global ... epression as Adam Smith's 'invisible hand' stops regulating the market as well as it did before the WWI. Many of the liberal nations are able to bring themselves out of dire economic instability throu ...

(6 pages) 74 0 4.3 Dec/1995

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

Title-Strategic Bombing in WWII. The essay is about the effects of new technologies used in WWII, namely the evolution and development of air tactics.

John BugbeeC-063, War and SocietyJ. Lockenour12/11/01Strategic Bombing In WWII"The new relation of air power to strategy presents one of the distinguishing contrasts between ... ts off the United States strategic bombing survey. I like this quote because it makes it clear that WWII was a much different war than WWI and begins to explain why. Upon reflection, it simply seems t ... from the book Voices of the Third Reich is a prime example of strategic bombing's effectiveness in WWII. "The combined bomber offensive struck its first major blow against Hamburg. Operation Gomorrah ...

(6 pages) 118 1 3.7 Oct/2002

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

Russian Imperial Army--Synopsis of all Reforms from 1850s-1914. As covered in Menning's "Bayonet's Before Bullets"

he Russian Army underwent between the 1850s (just before the Crimean War) and 1914 (The outbreak of WWI and the Bolshevik Revolution that ended the "Imperial Army" and spawned the "Red Army."Answer:As ...

(3 pages) 37 0 3.6 Nov/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

about the life of adolf hitler. when he was a boy. to when he was in jail. to when he was ruler of germany.

r, until his dream was shattered. Later he joined the army and fought on the side of Germany during WWI. He joined the German Workers Party and was imprisoned for treason. He was later appointed chanc ...

(7 pages) 79 1 3.5 Dec/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

The development of air warfare during WWI.

The use of the airplanes changed greatly during WWI. People started to realize that they could be used not only for entertainment and sports but als ... they could be used not only for entertainment and sports but also in wars as powerful weapons. When WWI started, planes were not allowed in the wars by the War Office. When the war started, this chang ... always will be remembered not only by Germany but by the whole world as the greatest war aviator of WWI.Today's warfare still depends on airplanes not only as weapons but as carrier of supplies and fo ...

(1 pages) 45 2 3.0 Dec/2002

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

The Japanese Economy today is one of the strongest in the world. Both fiscal and monetary policies have been used throughout the decades interfering in the economy.

es.The history of the economy of Japan has been through many ups and downs over the decades. Before WWI, Japan was a socialist economy. Up to WWII, the country was ruled by an emperor, and after WWII, ...

(6 pages) 331 2 4.4 Dec/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Satire Writing vs. Factual Writing: A Comparison of Brave New World and All Quiet on the Western Front (Contains Bibliography)

stern Front's horror got it's foundation in Remarque's four month stint on the western front during WWI. With these two books sharing similar hectic environments portrayed in two very contrasting styl ... ublished in1923, and Point Counter Point, 1928) express the despair and disillusionment of the post WWI period, Brave New World however was written as Huxley's expression of despair on man's inability ...

(6 pages) 104 1 4.7 Jan/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Was the Renaissance a true period of change, or solely a 'PreRenaissance'?

ray at best. Calling the Renaissance "light" and the Middle or Medieval ages "dark" is like calling WWII advanced and WWI unsophisticated or Hinduism primitive and Buddhism modern; but rather, the lat ...

(3 pages) 94 0 5.0 Feb/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

"Charles de Gaulle Eulogy".

Charles de Gaulle EulogyI met Charles in the hospital wing during WWI. He had just sustained his second of what would be three trips to the infirmary during that Firs ...

(3 pages) 44 0 5.0 Feb/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Explain how Hitler and the Nazis were able to achieve control over Germany through a combination of popular appeal and force.

get this power he, and his party the Nazis, used a combination of popular appeal and force.In 1919 WWI drew to a close when Germany, the loser of the war, signed the 'Treaty of Versailles'. It was a ... In 1919 Adolf Hitler, a young Austrian born German Nationalist who served in the German army during WWI, joined the German Workers Party. It was a small party and Adolf, who was a fantastic speaker, s ...

(6 pages) 96 1 4.4 Feb/2003

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

"Life in the Trenches" This essay gives a description of life in the trenches in WW1 and talks about how the government prevented the public from knowing the truth about the conditions.

latively short war, as those in the past had been, and a war of great battles and movement. However WWI was typified by its lack of movement, years of stalemates and "great battles" that turned out to ... hundreds of thousands of men died for a very small gain in territory. The most important aspect of WWI that made it so unique was its use of a new tactic of digging a series of connecting trenches th ...

(7 pages) 72 0 4.6 Mar/2003

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

Compare and Contrast WWI & WWII

Compare and Contrast WWI & WWIIThere are a lot of similarities and differences between the two world wars. A main fac ...

(4 pages) 367 1 3.4 Mar/2003

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

"The great gatsby": characters.

amily that seems to be very close, he got his education at Yale and shortly thereafter he fought in WWI.He moves to New York to try to make money selling bonds; however he doesn't seem to be doing so ...

(3 pages) 51 0 4.5 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Great Gatsby" by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Hitlers missiles: the aggregate rocket program.

During WWI the Germans used rockets solely for illumination or signal purposes. Those rockets were exclusiv ... be solved and the Army Ordnance demanded progress on the 25-ton thrust engine after the outbreak of WWII. The new war also caused an ammunition shortage after the Polish campaign. This affected Rocket ...

(14 pages) 51 1 3.8 Apr/2003

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

Phe psychology and physiology of combat shed.

responses of men to combat. These theories have yet to be applied to the experiences of soldiers in WWI. By doing so, it is hoped that a better understanding of both the nature of the conflict and the ... will focus on psychiatric casualties of combat, the evacuation syndrome and how it was overcome in WWI, the trauma of close-range interpersonal aggression, resistance to killing and overcoming that r ...

(14 pages) 81 0 4.7 Apr/2003

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

Times of Change in British Literature.

Times of Change in British LiteratureBritish literature from 1785 through the WWI era was characterized by change, reform and progress. The Romantic Period was an era of "boundle ... inent in the Victorian Age. People challenged tradition as well as social norms. And finally in the WWI Era people began to evaluate life on a realistic level.Within these three time periods we saw th ... les Darwin published his theory of evolution and challenged the authority of the Church. And in the WWI Era, authors such as Chinua Achebe depicted the sadness of racism and its effects on the culture ...

(5 pages) 94 0 4.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

WWI:French flying service. about americans struggling to be pilots in WWI.

A total of twenty-nine Americans enlisted in the French Foreign Legion in the first month of WWI. Jimmy Bach was the first of them to transfer to the French Flying Service, but was followed by ... . He learned to fly in a Curtiss hydroplane in the United States and was flying through Europe when WWI started. He often visited France and became very fond of the country so he went to Paris to enli ...

(2 pages) 28 2 2.5 May/2003

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