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  • The American Home Front During World War 1

    The American Home Front During World War 1

    (Just as a side note, I had pictures of the posters in the original paper but couldn't transfer them to here. The first link in the bibliography has tons of WW1 propaganda posters you can use.) World War I changed America greatly. It had an obvious effect on the way we handle business on the home front. Propaganda, rationing, and political views all played a part on American citizens in World War I. “Propaganda was

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    Submitted: January 2, 2010 By: Anna
  • World War Ii: Battle of Stalingrad

    World War Ii: Battle of Stalingrad

    World War II: Battle of Stalingrad The post D-Day Allied assault that swept through France was halted by Hitler's unexpected counter-attack through the Ardennes, resulting in a confrontation named the Battle of the Bulge. The Allied battle front in the autumn of 1944 made an end to the war by Christmas look likely. They had liberated most of France in a matter of months, and were now marching towards the Ruhr River, which was the

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    Submitted: January 4, 2010 By: Yan
  • What Was World War 2 Like?

    What Was World War 2 Like?

    What was World War Two like? 1. What was your/ your family’s reaction to hearing about the war? Everyone was scared. I remember sitting in the front room listening to my aunt tell us. 2. Where were you when you heard about the war? I was at home, on the farm. We didn’t have a radio so our aunt from Toledo came and told us all about it. 3. Did most of the men goto

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    Essay Length: 850 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: January 4, 2010 By: Mike
  • Events Leading Ti World War 1

    Events Leading Ti World War 1

    Final Essay- Events before World War I World War 1, one of the biggest wars in history, did not begin because of one problem; it was a mixture of many different factors that eventually caused the final outcome. This war was so great because it basically included all of Europe. As we look back to the events that led up to the war, we see that one country looks like they are the cause of

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    Submitted: January 5, 2010 By: Top
  • Cuases of World War 1

    Cuases of World War 1

    The Causes of World War I The murder of the Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife on the 28th of June caused the lead up to World War I. The Archduke heir to the Austro-Hungarian throne was assassinated in his car during a drive in Sarajevo. The assassination was the work of a terrorist group known as the 'Black Hand.' This caused Austria-Hungary to call on Germany as an ally and discuss how far Germany

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    Submitted: January 5, 2010 By: Edward
  • America in World War 1

    America in World War 1

    In 1914 when war was declared in Europe, America adopted a policy of neutrality and isolation. When news of trench warfare and the horrors associated with it reached the shores of America, it confirmed to the government that they had made the right choice. Their approach had the full support of a majority of Americans, many of which could not believe that Europe, a civilized entity, could descend into the depths of carnage as depicted

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    Submitted: January 5, 2010 By: Fatih
  • Nazism and World War II

    Nazism and World War II

    Nazism and World War II The National Socialist German Workers' Party almost died one morning in 1919. It numbered only a few dozen grumblers' it had no organization and no political ideas. But many among the middle class admired the Nazis' muscular opposition to the Social Democrats. And the Nazis themes of patriotism and militarism drew highly emotional responses from people who could not forget Germany's prewar imperial grandeur. In the national elections of September

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    Submitted: January 5, 2010 By: Edward
  • The Beginning of World War II

    The Beginning of World War II

    The Beginning of World War II At daybreak on the first day of September, 1939, the residents of Poland awakened to grave news. A juggernaut force of tanks, guns, and countless grey-clad soldiers from nearby Germany had torn across the countryside and were making a total invasion of the Pole's homelands. Germany's actions on that fateful morning ignited a conflict that would spread like a wildfire, engulfing the entire globe in a great world war.

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    Submitted: January 8, 2010 By: Fatih
  • Was World War one a Total War? Why? Why Not?

    Was World War one a Total War? Why? Why Not?

    Was World War One a total war? Why? Why not? The First World War of 1914-1918, also known as the Great War, was the first total war in history. What began as a European struggle over the balance of power between the triple alliance of France, Britain and Russia on one side and the central powers of Germany and Austria-Hungary on the other, soon became a global conflict that involved the imperial powers of Europe,

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    Essay Length: 330 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: January 8, 2010 By: Jon
  • World War 1 Causes

    World War 1 Causes

    WWI Causes World War I, a war that started out locally in Europe between Austria-Hungary and Serbia that later ended up including thirty two different nations. This war has been around for almost a century and yet the causes of it are still being debated. There are many different scenarios that have been considered. Some of the key reasons that were believed to have instigated WWI were nationalism, imperialism, militarism, and an arrangement of treaties.

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    Submitted: January 10, 2010 By: Mike
  • World War 1

    World War 1

    The military draft is needed if there are insufficient volunteer troops in the military. Both the Senate and the House would have to sign a bill for the draft, and then the President would have to sign the bill. This is the only way the draft can come to be. Next, there is a lottery based on birthdays, which will decide the order in which registered men are called up by Selective Service. Everyone at

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    Submitted: January 11, 2010 By: July
  • Origins and Causes of World War II

    Origins and Causes of World War II

    In 1919, after the World War I ended, leaders of victorious countries met at Versailles, Paris and opened a peace conference. The main leaders were Georges Clemenceau who presented France, Woodrow Wilson president of the United States, and David Lloyd George, Prime Minister of Great Britain. There were other Allies, Italy, Japan and Rumania. Russia did not attend because it was locked in civil war. The negotiations were difficult and often bitter, but the Allies

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    Submitted: January 12, 2010 By: David
  • Which Was the More Important Cause of World War 1

    Which Was the More Important Cause of World War 1

    There are many long and short term causes of World War 1, some developed over years and some a matter of days. Although many believe that the Moroccan Crises in 1905 and 1911, and the Assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand are the two main causes of World War 1. These two topics will be explained and inducted in this following essay to see, which is the more important cause of World War 1? In 1905

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    Submitted: January 12, 2010 By: Artur
  • Special "world War Ii" Edition of the Stax Report

    Special "world War Ii" Edition of the Stax Report

    June 6, 2002 - Stax here with a Special "World War II" Edition of The Stax Report! June 6 marks the 58th anniversary of D-Day, the Allied forces' massive invasion of northern France. Rather than put together a list of "The Greatest World War II Films Ever Made," I opted to spotlight a small and rather eclectic mix of (primarily lesser known) films set against the backdrop of World War II (and, in one case,

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    Submitted: January 12, 2010 By: Andrew
  • World War 2 1939 to 1945

    World War 2 1939 to 1945

    World War 2 World War 2 took place during 1939-1945. It was the largest and deadliest war in history.The war was between the axis and allie powers. The allies consisted of Poland, Britian, France, Soviet union, U.S China, against the axis powers Germany, Italy nd Japan.By the end of the war there was 62 million people dead.The war began when Germany invaded poland. The U.K and France declared war on germany. There was many

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    Submitted: January 13, 2010 By: Top
  • Aviation in World War 2

    Aviation in World War 2

    Aviation in WWII Abstract Since the end of the Second World War, a contentious debate has churned over which aircraft was the best overall fighter aircraft to emerge from the global conflict. There are various ideas and declarations on how the Allies achieved victory over the mighty Luftwaffe and destroyed the entirety of the Third Reich. Some experts believe that strategic and massive bombing campaigns were the key to dismembering the Luftwaffe and the Axis

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    Submitted: January 13, 2010 By: Monika
  • Causes of World War one

    Causes of World War one

    W.W.I World War I was the first major war that included a country from almost every part of the world. It was the second bloodiest war second only to W.W.II. The greatest destruction that humankind had ever previously experienced began on a calm and beautiful August day. It was a senseless slaughter that no nation benefited from. It lasted from 1914-1918. America was involved from April of 1917 to November of 1918. It ended with

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    Submitted: January 13, 2010 By: Steve
  • Do You Agree with the View That the First World War Hindered, Rather Than Helped, the Cause of Female Suffrage?

    Do You Agree with the View That the First World War Hindered, Rather Than Helped, the Cause of Female Suffrage?

    Do you agree with the view that the First World War hindered, rather than helped, the cause of female suffrage? In the sources presented there are conflicting views as to whether the First World War helped or hindered the cause of female suffrage. There were many people who argued that because women had worked so relentlessly during the war, it would be impossible to deny them the vote, especially due to the fact that working

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    Submitted: January 13, 2010 By: Jack
  • Intelligence in World War II

    Intelligence in World War II

    Intelligence agencies of the United States have made vast strides since their inception in the early twentieth century. However, during their early days, there were many gaps in technology and the abilities of the agents, but intelligence agencies also had some major successes. Intelligence was especially key during World War II. Frequently, operational failures during World War II were due to either a lack of or error in intelligence, a failure to funnel the information

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    Submitted: January 14, 2010 By: Kevin
  • The Fall of Germany in World War I

    The Fall of Germany in World War I

    The Fall Of Germany In World War I None of the European power wanted World War I, but they feared Germany. Germany was newly unified, and was beating the European powers in population and Industry. France wanted to recover the Alsace-Lorraine. Britain was a country used to being on the ocean, so they felt threatened by Germany's colonial expansion and William II's insisting on a large navy. Russia and Austria feared pressure on their unstable

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    Submitted: January 15, 2010 By: Jack
  • World War 1

    World War 1

    On June 28 1914 a spark was set off in Sarajevo, which would become an explosion throughout the world. The event that led to World War One was the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand, heir to the Austro-Hungarian throne. A Serbian nationalist secret society, also known as the Black Hand, was who was responsible for Ferdinand’s death. Before United States entered the war, they exported hundred of millions of dollars to Great Britain. Almost a

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    Submitted: January 15, 2010 By: Jon
  • How Did World War one Change American Society?

    How Did World War one Change American Society?

    Introduction In 1917 America entered World War one. By doing this America played a grave role in conquering Germany and ushering peace to Europe. However, the Great War also meant that the US would change dramatically through historical issues and changes which resulted in American society. Industries had started to realise that it was not as simple as it was before to abstract the immigrants. As the country developed and became more successful it

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    Submitted: January 17, 2010 By: Mike
  • World War 2

    World War 2

    World War II ranged from 1939 through 1945 and it involved every major world power. On one side were the Allies, including Great Britain, the United States, France and the Soviet Union. On the other side the Axis powers included Germany, Japan and Italy. This conflict resulted from the rise of totalitarian, militaristic regimes in Germany, Japan and Italy after World War I. Partly responsible were the humiliating peace treaties forced on Germany after World

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    Submitted: January 18, 2010 By: Mike
  • I Was in World War 2

    I Was in World War 2

    After a month at Fort Dix, we were taken to New York to board the Louis Pastuer, a converted French luxury ship. Luxury was hardly a description for the ship. The whole ship seemed to reflect an omen of disaster. Everyone that boarded it had no doubt that terrible trouble lay ahead. Ten thousand men boarded for a nine day trip across the Atlantic. The crossing was very rough. Many men suffered seasickness, except for

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    Submitted: January 19, 2010 By: Fonta
  • Causes of World War I

    Causes of World War I

    The First World War had many causes; the historians probably have not yet discovered and discussed all of them so there might be more causes than what we know now. The spark of the Great War was the assassination of the Archduke Francis Ferdinand, heir to the throne of Austria-Hungary, and his wife by a Serbian nationalist on the morning of June 28, 1914, while traveling in a motorcade through Sarajevo, the capital city of

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    Submitted: January 21, 2010 By: Mikki

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