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Since its creation in 1903, Buick has been a long
Since its creation in 1903, Buick has been a long standing giant in the automotive industry. Overcoming bankruptcy just one year after its creation, Buick quickly became " the N umber one producer of automobiles in 1908 , surpassing the combined production of Ford and Cadillac, its closest competitors (Gustin,1993) . " Buick is known for many things; such as the creation of the overhead valve engine or its widely known smooth engines, but Buick is also known to have a reputation for wide bodied...

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Transport, Private transport, Automotive industry, Coups, Sedans, Buick, Station wagons, Flint, Michigan, General Motors, Chevrolet, Buick Limited, SAIC-GM
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The Face of Battle, John Keegan, Military, Battle, Military history, Cavalry, War, British literature
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Prof: R.C. Comeau Poetry paper : 12/08/17 Let Me Not to the Marriage of the Minds This sonnet attempts to define love, by telling both what it is and is not. In the first quatrain, the speaker says that love the marriage of true minds" is perfect and unchanging; it does not "admit impediments," and it does not change when it finds changes in the loved one. In the second quatrain, the speaker tells what love is through a metaphor: a guiding star to lost ships ("wand \'ring barks") that is not su...

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Literature, Poetry, Sonnet 116, Literary criticism, Sonnet 1, Sonnet, Shakespeare's sonnets, Sonnet 73, Sonnet 101
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Reflective presentation of the risk assessment conducted in ealing christian centre 1 Introduction Under the permission of the head pastor of Ealing Christian Centre, Northfield, London, I was granted the permission to do my practical placement with the church in December 2008. I was directed to the staff in charge of the church\'s health and safety whose induction given to me in December 2008 and willingness to supervise me in my forty hour practical project scheduled to start on 11th January...

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Prevention, Safety, Security engineering, Crime prevention, Cryptography, Information governance, National security, Construction law, Emergency management, Emergency exit, Computer security, Occupational safety and health
Daydreaming is Better Than Reality
Dorian Raines Dr. Xie English 1013-06 Essay 2 March 26, 2014 Daydreaming is Better Than Reality The main character from "Death of a Salesman", Willy, really had a hard time with the real world, and had thoughts of everything that he went through in the past. During the whole play from beginning to end Willy is confused and does not pay any attention to what is going on around him in the real world. With him dreaming everyday and having these crazy illusions he is beginning to think that things...

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English-language films, Death of a Salesman, Theatre, Culture of New York City, Culture, My Dad the Rock Star, Willy the Sparrow
In Shakespeare's tragic play Hamlet, the main ch
In Shakespeare\'s tragic play "Hamlet", the main character Hamlet is one of the most complex characters throughout all of literature. In this play, Hamlet deals with his uncle killing his father, marrying his mother, and becoming the new king. Hamlets character traits only add to the hardship he faces. The fact that Hamlet is a thinker, passionate, and faithful which are all good traits only makes his situation harder. Being a thinker is a good thing, but often times it can get you in a little...

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Characters in Hamlet, Literature, Fiction, Film, Prince Hamlet, Hamlet, Horatio, Ophelia, Ghost, Laertes, King Claudius, Polonius
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ESC.SUP . GRRA . 86/a. PROMOCION. LA ESTRATEGIA DE 1810. INTRODUCCION. DURANTE LAS DOS ULTIMAS DECADAS DECADAS DEL SIGLO XVII, LA NUEVA ESPANA COMO COLONIA DE LA IMPERO ESPANOL, SE ENCONTRABA BAJO EL YUGO DE DEL VIREYNATO VIRREINATO QUE ACUMULABA YA MAS DE 300 ANOS DE UNA INJUSTA Y DENIGRANTE MANERA DE LLEVAR EL TRATO Y LAS RELACIONES ENTRE LOS NACIDOS EN ESTAS TIERRAS DE LA NUEVA ESPANA, A QUIENES SE LLAMABAN CRIOLLOS, QUIENES DESPUES DESPUES DE HABER SIDO SOMETIDOS A LAS REFORMAS BORBONICAS F...

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Draft:Erika y Javier, Third Portuguese Republic
New Experience or New Gadget?
If you were given a handful of money and only got two options to spend it-either for a travel vacation or to buy the latest version of your favorite gadget, what will you choose? As for me, I\'d choose to travel somewhere else. I have this mindset that if have more money, I\'d splurge it on experiences rather than material things. In fact, one of my favorite experience is traveling. Traveling gives me the feeling of being independent. I have to be on watch for myself in a foreign place. It gave...

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Gadget, Technology, Microsoft Gadgets, Software, Discontinued Google services, Computing, System software, Web applications, Social networking services, Doraemon: Gadget Cat from the Future
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Dailigh Romano Miss Strimel English 9 8 March 2015 Abortion Pros and Cons There are many opinions on the pros and cons arguments of abortio n. There are two si des to the abortion argument and the opinions are very strong from others. I t is either people are against it or for it. This paper will be about all sides of the argument and I will have no part take o n any of the opinions stated . The most discussed side of the abortion topic is how much people dislike it. A lot of religi ons such as...

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Abortion, Fertility, Human reproduction, RTT, Religion and abortion, Sexual reproduction, Law, Abortion and Christianity, Anti-abortion feminism
What Makes a Flourishing Family?
By: Tyler Ackerman, Destiny Grant, Michelle Miller, Alex Weaver, and Ben Weaver The Resilient Family Definition “Healthy families which adjust well and flourish during and after challenges are referred to as resilient families.” (pg. 119) Recent research has changed to scope of resilience to include aspects such as self-regulation; optimism; problem-solving ability in everyday life; and successful adaptation to adverse events. Aspects of Research Patterson identified three aspects of resear...

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Childhood, Psychology, Human development, Parenting, Positive psychology, Parenting styles, Well-being, Diana Baumrind, Psychological resilience, The Price of Privilege
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Take Home Essay Positive Psychology 10/4/17 Seligman vs Keyes Seligman\'s (2011) PERMA theory provides the reader with a deep emphasis on Positive Emotion Cultivating the individual. Seligman expects everyone to put their full attention and engagement towards ones Strength\'s (referring to the top charted positive strengths.) In order for one to accomplish this level of engagement a person must surround him or herself with positive relationships such as close friends, family, and Significant ot...

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Positive psychology, Psychology, Well-being, Quality of life, Welfare economics, Emotions, Happiness, Flourishing, Martin Seligman, Life satisfaction, Personal development, Meaning of life
Unit Activity
Unit: Introduction to High School Academics This activity will help you meet these educational goals: You will find and analyze the central idea of a work, including the use of quotes from the work to support your analysis. You will determine an author\'s point of view and how their writing furthers their point of view in the work. You will organize and take part in a group discussion, including responding to the answers and point of view of the other participants. Introduction In this activity...

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Education, Educational psychology, Academia, Grey literature, Rhetoric, Theses, Thesis, Educational technology, Discussion group, Qualitative psychological research
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Professor Wilkinson U.S. History 1301 09/25/17 The constitution was a document that was written that the newly independent America become unified and aid it to become it is today. But what were some of the motives that led to its creation? The primary source helped support the claims that Holton made within his document it added credibility and help prove Holton\'s conclusion To First determine whether the primary source contradicts Woody Holton\'s conclusion you first must understand Holton an...

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Federalism, United States Constitution, Constitution, Woody Holton, Political philosophy, Politics, Law
Positive and Negative Impacts on African American
Society "I\'m so tired of waiting, aren\'t you, for the world to become good, beautiful and kind-Langston Hughes". The movie I chose is Straight Outta Compton because it shows African American views. This movie tied in both art and propaganda as how it expresses itself. Furthermore, it uses tools throughout the movie that gives an image upon African Americans. Being that I agreed with Langston Hughes point of view, I decided to use this movie because the type of person I am. I believe there are...

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Music, Hip hop, Entertainment, Gangsta rappers, Compton, California, Dr. Dre, N.W.A, West Coast hip hop, Straight Outta Compton, Ice Cube, Eazy-E, Tupac Shakur
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10/5/17 English 250 Research Analysis Paper "I am unstrung; my limbs collapse beneath me, and my mouth is dry, there is a trembling in my body, and my hair rises, bristling" The Gita, page 730. This scene contained within the passage "The Gita" demonstrates Arjuna on his quest. Like many Epic/Tragic stories within Hindu culture, each story contains a central message, or reveals something about Ancient Indian/Hindu life and culture. Whether that message is provoked through death, victory, or the...

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Religion, Vaishnavism, Hinduism, Characters in the Mahabharata, Krishna, Mahabharata, Kurukshetra, Hindu texts, Bhagavad Gita, Arjuna, Sasra, Kurukshetra War
Fortunately, we live in a country that treats thei
r citizens better than others. Unfortunately, we have a horrible president controlling our country we call America. We are called "The land of the free", but are we really "free"? President Donald Trump, the 45th President of the United States of America, is the most inconsiderate person alive. He is a validated sexists, racist and non-caring person. There are countless of reasons why he is an inadequate president and shouldn\'t be serving our country as a president. There have many incidents o...

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Donald Trump presidential campaign, United States, Politics, American people of German descent, Climate change skepticism and denial, Donald Trump, The Apprentice, WWE Hall of Fame, Legal affairs of Donald Trump
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Erin Stephens, Assistant Professor ENG 101 (online) 12 October 2017 Essay 1 revision Growing up in a small town like Albany, Kentucky, you don\'t have many choices once you get out of high school. It\'s either you go to college or work at Keystone Foods which is a chicken production plant. That\'s where 75% of the Albany population goes to work at. But don\'t get me wrong there are some people who don\'t have a college degree that are millionaires, but rarely you see that happen. I think Colleg...

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Bachelor's degree, Academic degree, Susquehanna Valley, Chesapeake College
How could the United States find itself at the hel
m of another possible war just a few years after World War II had ended? Is it possible the U.S. was jumping the gun - being too paranoid? Some would say yes, the United States overreacted when they learned the Soviet Union possessed the power to unleash a nuclear weapon. Others would say no, the United States took the necessary precautions needed to ensure the safety of not only the United States, but the entire free world. A major piece of the Cold War was intelligence. Both the United States...

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Chivalry, Military personnel, Soviet UnionUnited States relations, Military, Dwight D. Eisenhower, Francis Gary Powers, Lockheed U-2, Cold War, Central Intelligence Agency, Nikita Khrushchev, U-2 incident, CIA activities in the Soviet Union
We need others in order to learn about ourselves.
Through symbols and language people come to know their self image . We learn through people\'s reactions and perceptions of us. With those reactions we learn the feelings pride and shame. Through the "looking-glass self" (Cooley) there is a process you go through. First, you must put yourself in another\'s shoes and view yourself through their perspective. While viewing yourself through their perspective we imagine their judgement of us. With that judgement we feel pride or shame and sometimes...

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Looking glass self, Shame, Psychology, Self, Metaphysics, Mind, Charles Cooley
Does marketing create or satisfy needs is a very o
penly interpreted question. To answer the question, one must first break down the difference between what a want and a need is. A want is something that is just a desire after seeing product placement. In an article, Julie Lynch states that "wants are shaped by our society" (Lynch, 2009) . She goes on later in the article to explain that "everyone can want something but only a few have the means to acquire it" (Lynch,2009) . A need to a person is an essential, a product that is pivotal for exis...

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Marketing, Microeconomics, Business economics, Brand management, Celebrity branding, Advertising, Outline of marketing, Content marketing
Anywhere you look today you will see at least one
person wearing the most popular brand in the world, Nike. Nike has been around for a few decades and has taken over the world as the biggest sponsor and brand in sports. In today\'s world you will see that Nike has taken over the NBA by designing and rebuilding team uniforms, they have the whole golfing world covered in head to toe with their Nike designs. The company has taken over the world, but it took a lot of hard work and major marketing to do so. Starting off in 1962 Blue Ribbon Sports c...

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Fashion, Footwear, Clothing, Sports equipment, Nike, Inc., Adidas, Nike, Sneakers, Ball, Swoosh, Nike sweatshops, NikeID
Myisha Hassan 10/31/16
Myisha Hassan 10/31/16 725 Social Studies Why we should not celebrate Christopher Columbus day Christopher Columbus was born in Italy, 1451 and was an explorer. In 1492, he sailed from Europe to America thinking that he had arrived in Asia. So every year, on the second Monday in October, the people in the United States celebrate a national holiday in memory of Christopher Columbus, the one who discovered the new continent. But Columbus did not \'discover\' America. There were many people alread...

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Americas, Christopher Columbus, Films, Public holidays in the United States, Apocalypticists, Columbus Day, Columbus, Ohio, 1492: Conquest of Paradise, Columbus, Georgia, Atlantic slave trade, Columbus, Mississippi, Columbus
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Myisha Hassan 2/22/16 626 ELA Holocaust Essay In class, we have been learning about one of the darkest moments in world history - the Holocaust. We have read and analyzed the historical fiction text, The Boy in the Striped Pajamas , by John Boyne. We have also read and analyzed various non-fiction texts, examined propaganda posters, analyzed photos, and also listened to and analyzed various eye-witness testimonies. We have come to understand that the Holocaust was one of the worst genocides in...

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Films, The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas, Literature, Shmuel, Bruno, The Reader
In the modern world, having access to health care
In the modern world, having access to health care can certainly benefit one\'s life , but not having it can make the difference between life and death. In 2010, 18.2% of the nonelderly U.S. population was uninsured. From a political perspective, Democrats have typically encouraged more government intervention with services to the people. Thus, to no surprise, d uring the 111 th United States Congress, the O bama Administration encouraged C ongress to spend a considerable amount of time and ener...

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Healthcare reform in the United States, Health, Internal Revenue Code, Statutory law, United States, Federal assistance in the United States, Presidency of Lyndon B. Johnson, 111th United States Congress, Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, Medicare, Health insurance coverage in the United States, Medicaid
My Strengths as a Communicator
According to StrengthsQuest, my five strengths are Ideation (initiating and developing new ideas), Individualization (comprehending and acting in accordance to circumstances), Analytical (understanding and using information), Restorative (intuitively bringing function back to a person, process, project, etc.), and Strategic (prioritizing executing the most effective means of accomplishing a task). These fall in line perfectly with my majors, Advertising and Theology. My aptitude for critical th...

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Communication design, Marketing, Collaboration, Design, Advertising, Product design, Learning, Creative technology, Brainstorming
Prologue
The Pardoner explains to the audience his usual methods of preaching, as well as his regular themes. He takes pains to have an important sounding speech and a satisfactory performance, thus earning him admiration. In addition, he explains how he sells fake relics and makes a huge profit from doing so. His theme is always "The love of money is the root of all evil," and he preaches heavily against greed and gluttony. At the same time, he repeatedly willingly admits to going against his own preac...

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The Canterbury Tales, The Pardoner's Tale, Ethics, Evil
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Mrs. Hankins English 102 1 October 2015 Body Image In the eyes of society, women like Pamela Anderson, Tyra Banks and Victoria Secret Model Candice Swanepoel are the essence of perfection. What girl would not want their perfect hair, curvy body, big boobs, or tall body? As of today, 2 out of a 100 Americans attempt to starve themself each day. Ninety percent of those Americas are female. (Newport) The media presents society with an unrealistic body types promoting people, especially women, to l...

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Body shape, Human appearance, Human body, Self, Sexualization, Psychology, Aesthetics, Fashion, Body image, Miniskirt, Eating disorder, Model
J.L is a 17 year old junior that came in with comp
 laints of urinary tract manifestations and increasingly severe urethral burning during urination that has persisted for three days. She has said that her vaginal discharge has been yellow and thick. She also reports mild anal itching but denies any other symptoms. She reported that she had sex for the first time during prom two weeks ago. It was also reported that she and her date did not use a condom. Along with a heightened frequen cy of urination and mild incontinence she also experiences...

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Bacteria, Medicine, Sexually transmitted diseases and infections, RTT, Infectious causes of cancer, Infections with a predominantly sexual mode of transmission, Chlamydia infections, Neisseria gonorrhoeae, Cervicitis, Neisseria, Gonorrhea, Pelvic inflammatory disease
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Types of fingerprints There are three distinct types of fingerprints and they are: 1. Whorl  2. Delta  3. Loop style.visibility Whorl fingerprint A whorl pattern consists of almost concentric circles and two deltas.  There are four types of whorls : Plain whorl Central pocket loop whorl  Double loop whorl Accidental whorl Whorl patterns account for 25% of fingerprints Loop fingerprint    A loop pattern has only one delta.  There are two types of loop patterns:      ...

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Biometrics, Fingerprints, Cryptography, Fingers, Identification, Access control, Surveillance, Human anatomy, Automated fingerprint identification, Minutiae, Automated Fingerprint Identification System, Forensic science
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History 7A 3/29/2015 Albany Plan of Union  The Albany Congress was a meeting of delegates of seven of the British North American states in 1754 (particularly, Connecticut, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Pennsylvania, and Rhode Island). Delegates met day by day at Albany, New York from June 19 to July 11 to examine better relations with the Indian tribes and normal guarded measures against the French. They concluded an arrangement with the tribes spoke to, yet the settlement...

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2nd millennium, Seven Years' War, World history, Anglo-French wars, Time, Austria, Canada, France, Albany Congress, Albany Plan, French and Indian War, Frederick the Great
Writing Assignment #1: Terrorism
Writing Assignment #1: "Terrorism" Fear based oppression, is an issue that Torment our reality each depiction of ordinary. You never know when or where a mental oppressor association will strike. Every single get-together reasons are unmistakable, some for political or religious reasons, others for disdain. Individuals think there is such an amazing miracle as a "consistent mental oppressor", however there truly is obviously not. I get one may express that fear based oppressors are stereotyped...

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Psychology, Behavior, Violence, Fear, Terrorism, C. Wright Mills, Military-industrial complex, Abuse, Definitions of terrorism, Fearmongering, State terrorism, Power
When the Phillies's Shane Victorino overran him, t
When the Phillies\'s Shane Victorino overran him, third base was stolen by Johnny Damon. A happy Thanksgiving is wished by me for everyone. The attorney general indicted the notorious gangster, Al Capone, for federal income tax evasion. The student services committee forwarded revised disciplinary procedures to the campus president. Six Thousand shares of Disney stock were bought by Jenny Allen when she was only nineteen. People can view the dazzling meteor shower from the observation tower at...

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Major League Baseball, Baseball, Visual arts, Bryce Harper, Mona Lisa, Bryce, Washington Nationals, Leonardo da Vinci, Football Association of Indonesia, Harper
Essay on World War 2
War is one of the most tragic things in our world today. It is even sadder that usually it comes around at least once in our lifetime. In the 20th century alone we have already had two huge wars. These wars were call the World Wars simply because they involved most of the big countries of the world. Many people have died in these wars.. especially the second World War. That is my focus for this essay. The leader of Germany at the time of WW2 and the person who most think started WW2 was a man n...

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Nazism, Chancellors of Germany, Modern history, Adolf Hitler, Persecution of homosexuals in Nazi Germany and the Holocaust, Stateless people, Causes of World War II, World War II, Heinrich Himmler, Religious views of Adolf Hitler
Comparing Hitler and Stalin in their rise to power
. History Essay.World War 2. Comparing Hitler and Stalin in their rise to power. During the period leading up to World War II, there were two men who were on opposing sides, the men were Adolph Hitler and Joseph Stalin. These men were each triumphant in their rise to power in their countries and they were very comparable in the ways that they succeeded. Their success was mostly attributed to their new ideas and their politics. Although Hitler and Stalin hated each other, the two leaders were sim...

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Old Bolsheviks, Anti-fascists, Marxist theorists, Stalinism, Heads of government of the Soviet Union, Joseph Stalin, Adolf Hitler, Leon Trotsky, Propaganda, Stalin's cult of personality, Rise of Joseph Stalin
Rise of the Superpowers (USA & USSR) from events p
rior to and during WWII World War II: the process of superpowerdom It is often wondered how the superpowers achieved their position of dominance. It seems that the maturing of the two superpowers, Russia and the United States, can be traced to World War II. To be a superpower, a nation needs to have a strong economy, an overpowering military, immense international political power and, related to this, a strong national ideology. It was this war, and its results, that caused each of these superpo...

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International relations, Communism in Russia, Nuclear warfare, World War II, Foreign relations of the Soviet Union, Joseph Stalin, Origins of the Cold War, Soviet Union, Cold War, Superpower, Great power, Allies of World War II
The Sudetenland
History The Sudetenland On January 30, 1933, the Nazis acquired mastery of Germany when Adolf Hitler was appointed chancellor. That evening Hitler stood triumphantly in the window of the Reich Chancellery waving to thousands of storm troopers who staged parades throughout the streets of Berlin. The Nazis proclaimed that their Third Reich would be the greatest civilization in history and would last for thousands of years. But the meteoric rise of Hitler and national socialism was followed by an...

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Munich Agreement, Sudetenland, Partition, Adolf Hitler, France, Sudeten Germans, Neville Chamberlain, Causes of World War II, Konrad Henlein, Czechoslovakia, Nazi Germany, Godesberg Memorandum
The Nazi Party
History How, by 1932, had the Nazi Party become the largest Party in the Reichstag? Hitler\'s Nazi party came to power almost entirely because of accidents. In 1929 the American Stock Market crashed, a powerful symbol of the growing depression. Germany was particularly badly affected, since Germany\'s economy was partly dependent on Americas prosperity and a large number of loans made by America to Germany were called back and the German economy crashed. Since the German government suffered bad...

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Menschenschreck
"If the international financiers in and outside Europe should succeed in plunging the nations once more into a world war, then the result will not be the Bolshevizing of the earth, and thus the victory of Jewry, but the annihilation of the Jewish race in Europe." - Adolf Hitler- Jan 30, 1939 When the Nazi party came to power in January of 1933, it almost immediately began to take hostile measures toward the Jewish people. The government passed special legislation that excluded Jews from the pro...

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The Holocaust, Discrimination, Orientalism, Racism, Nazi Germany, Antisemitism, Responsibility for the Holocaust, Extermination camp, Christopher Browning, Schutzstaffel, Einsatzgruppen, Antisemitism in Europe
Japan
The occupation of Japan was, from start to finish, an American operation. General Douglans MacArthur, sole supreme commander of the Allied Power was in charge. The Americans had insufficient men to make a military government of Japan possible; so t hey decided to act through the existing Japanese gobernment. General Mac Arthur became, except in name, dictator of Japan. He imposed his will on Japan. Demilitarization was speedily carried out, demobilization of the former imperial forces was compl...

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Military personnel, Asia, Japan, Empire of Japan, Aftermath of war, Occupation of Japan, Postwar Japan, Douglas MacArthur, Zaibatsu, Hirohito, Reverse course, Nobusuke Kishi
The Psychological Affects of the Holocaust
The Holocaust was a tragic point in history which many people believe never happened. Others who survived it thought it should never have been. Not only did this affect the people who lived through it, it also affected everyone who was connected to those fortunate individuals who survived. The survivors were lucky to have made it but there are times when their memories and flashbacks have made them wish they were the ones who died instead of living with the horrible aftermath. The psychological...

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Anti-communism, Genocides, Persecution of Jews, The Holocaust, Vichy France, Aftermath of the Holocaust, Extermination camp, Responsibility for the Holocaust, Effects of genocide on youth, The Holocaust in popular culture
The effects of the P-51 Mustang in World War II
P-51 Mustang w/ WWII The effects of the P-51 Mustang in World War II The Effect of the North American P-51 Mustang On the Air War in Europe by David Buckingham [email protected] IBH 20th Century History Mr. Peloquin George Mason High School Falls Church, Virginia March 27, 1995 [Unfortunately, we don\'t have a digitized image of this photo.] [Photo caption] Harry R. Ankeny, Jr., the author\'s grandfather, with his P-51, "Betsy," (named for the author\'s grandmother) at the end of his combat tou...

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Military doctrines, Fighter aircraft, Eighth Air Force, North American P-51 Mustang, Air supremacy, Luftwaffe, Escort fighter, Heavy bomber, Attack aircraft, Curtiss P-40 Warhawk, Strategic bombing, VIII Fighter Command
Benito Mussolinis Rise and Fall to Power
History Benito Mussolinis Rise and Fall to Power Benito Mussolini had a large impact on World War II. He wasnt always a powerful dictator though. At first he was a school teacher and a socialist journalist. He later married Rachele Guide and had 5 children. He was the editor of the Avanti, which was a socialist party newspaper in Milan. Benito Mussolini founded the Fasci di Combattimento on March of 1919. This was a nationalistic, anti liberal, and anti socialist movement. This movement attr...

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Italian fascism, Italian fascists, Benito Mussolini, Modern history of Italy, Otto Skorzeny, National Fascist Party, March on Rome, Axis powers, Adolf Hitler, Dino Grandi, Victor Emmanuel III of Italy, Fasci Italiani di Combattimento
Americas involvement in World War Two
When war broke out , there was no way the world could possibly know the severity of this guerre. Fortunately one country saw and understood that Germany and its allies would have to be stopped. Americas Involvement in World War two not only contributed in the eventual downfall of the insane Adolph Hitler and his Third Reich, but also came at the precise time and moment. Had the united states entered the war any earlier the consequences might have been worse. Over the years it has been an often...

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Schuyler family, Freemen of the City of London, Sons of the American Revolution, United States Assistant Secretaries of the Navy, World War II, Theodore Roosevelt, Allies of World War II, Richard Overy, Eleanor Roosevelt, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Diplomatic history of World War II
ADOLF HITLER
ADOLF HITLER 1. THE BEGINNING At half past six on the evening of April 20th, 1889 a child was born in the small town of Branau, Austria. The name of the child was Adolf Hitler. He was the son a Customs official Alois Hitler, and his third wife Klara. As a young boy Adolf attendated church regulary and sang in the local choir. One day he carved a symbol into the bench which resembled the Swastika he later used as the symbol of the Nazi party. He was a pretty good student. He received good marks...

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Nazi Germany, Politics, Adolf Hitler, Hitler family, Fascism, Antisemitism, Racism, Adolf Hitler in popular culture, Nazism, Alois Hitler, Mein Kampf, Fhrer
How the Treaty of Versailles Effected Germany
History How the Treaty of Versailles Effected Germany Wen World War I ended on November 11, 1918, peace talks went on for months due to the Allied leaders wanting to punish the enemy and dividing the spoils of war. A formal agreement to end the war was made and called the Treaty of Versailles. The issue that took the most time were the territorial issues because the empires of Russia, Austria-Hungary, the Ottoman, and Germany had collapsed. These fallen empires had to be divided up and Americ...

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Treaty of Versailles, French Third Republic, World War I, France, War reparations, Fourteen Points, Peace treaty, Georges Clemenceau, Palace of Versailles, Central Powers, World War I reparations, Aftermath of World War I
What were the causes and effects of World War I
title = What were the causes and effects of World War I World War I was a military conflict from 1914 to 1918. It began as a local European war between Austria - Hungary and Serbia on July 28, 1914. It was transformed into a general European struggle by declaration of war against Russia on August 1, 1914 and eventually became a global war involving 32 nations. Twenty - eight of these nations, known as the Allies and the Associated Powers, and including Great Britain, France, Russia, Italy, and...

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Bulgaria in World War I, World War I, French Third Republic, Modern history of Italy, Causes of World War I, Central Powers, Allies of World War I, Eastern Front, Triple Alliance, International relations of the Great Powers, July Crisis
WWI-Comparison of German+French Soldiers experienc
es History WWI-Comparison of German+French Soldiers experiences The first World War was a horrible experience for all sides involved. No one was immune to the effects of this global conflict and each country was affected in various ways. However, one area of relative comparison can be noted in the experiences of the French and German soldiers. In gaining a better understanding of the French experience, Wilfred Owen\'s Dulce et Decorum Est was particularly useful. Regarding the German soldier\'s...

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Military history by country, Military, Literature, English-language films, Trench warfare, Military history of Belgium during World War I, All Quiet on the Western Front, Book censorship, Erich Maria Remarque, Western Front, Dulce et Decorum est, Wilfred Owen
Digital Television
Digital Television On November 1, 1998 computer companies, television makers, broadcasters, and program suppliers have made a transition from analog to digital television. When the FCC passed a law forcing the networks to change from an analog broadcast to a digital broadcast, all the above mentioned industries have been scrambling to get a jump on their competition. The picture and sound qualities of digital TV broadcasts are the best on Earth. However, at this moment cost remains a big proble...

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Digital television, Television, Technology, Television technology, Electronics, Consumer electronics, Federal Communications Commission, Digital television transition in the United States, Analog passthrough
A Journey Towards Maturity And Identity
A Journey Towards Maturity and Identity Life itself is a journey full of bonding and experiences which lead to wisdom and understanding. Without maturity one may never have these life teaching experiences. This leads to an empty shell of a person never truly feeling passion, love or peace. In the Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain, Huck Finn is trying to find purpose and identity through his moral battle with society, while Holden Caulfield in The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger i...

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Literature, Fiction, Fiction with unreliable narrators, Picaresque novels, Huckleberry Finn, Huckleberry no Bken, The Catcher in the Rye, Jim, Huck, Big River, The Adventures of Huck Finn
Economic International Legal Considerations
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Identifiers, Military technology, United States Department of Commerce, Export Administration Regulations, Export, International Traffic in Arms Regulations, United States Munitions List, Bureau of Industry and Security