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The occupation of 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...

Augustus Caesar Essay

The year 509 BC Rome finally became a Republic and thus started the Roman empire. As Rome rose to power they went through many...

Most Americans Are Aware Of The Great Depression

Starving the Hungary Though most Americans are aware of the Great Depression of 1929, which may well be the most serious problem facing our...

The Genocide of the Chiricahua Indian Tribe

The Genocide of the Chiricahua Indian Tribe United States history is taught in public schools when we are old enough to understand its importance....

Early History Of The Celts

The Ancient Celts were not an illiterate people, but they transferred their knowledge orally. They had an alphabet of twenty letters called Ogham. Each...

Evil Emperors Essay

Augustus was one of the single most extraordinary emperors to ever rule the Roman Empire, he was also the first. Augustus set a precept...

America a Country Made by Africans

The development of Colonial America was based on the fundamental of slavery. Without the labor power of the first African/ Americans the existence of...

World War I Had Its Effects Its

According to a character in Joy Luck Club, with the removal of one's lips comes the eventual chilling of the teeth. Through constantly declaring...

Cleopatra – Egypt History

Cleopatras father was Ptolemy XII, who began his rule of Egypt in 80 BC but he was not respected and thought to be weak....

What Started the Trojan War

Most information that the world has today that deals with the history of ancient Greece is in the literature from the time. Great epics...

Cleopatra, queen of Egypt

Cleopatra was queen of Egypt, last ruler of the dynasty founded by Ptolemy, a Macedonian general of Alexander the Great, who took Egypt as...

The Great Wall of China

To the northwest and north of Beijing, a huge, serrated wall zigzags it's way to the east and west along the undulating mountains. This...

Achilleus leader of the Achaians

Achilleus leader of the Achaians and son of Peleus a mortal king and The sea-goddess Thetis is an important character of the Iliad. Achilleus...

Salem Whichcraft Trials

Throughout history millions of people have been scorned, accused, arrested, tortured, put to trial and, persecuted as witches. One would think that by the...

The Civil War Paper

The Civil War lasted 5 years, took 600,000 lives and yet there exists doubt in what is the main reason behind it. I myself...

Harlem Renaissance

Throughout the history of African Americans, there have been important historical figures as well as times. Revered and inspirational leaders and eras like, Martin...

The History Of Athens

It is believed that early in the history of Athens that it may have been a matriarchy society. There is a strong argument against...

Daily Life in Fifth Century Greece

The daily existence of ancient civilisations has been a source of fascination for both historians and archaeologists over the centuries. An abundance of information...

Julius Caesar Report

I believed in what Brutus had to say during his speech, and I was pro-Brutus because of his honorable title. However, I am now...

Charles the Great

We know a good deal about Charles the Great because we have two biographies of him written by men who were close to him....

Jews and the Lublin district

Tens of thousands of Jews from Germany and Austria were deported to the Lublin district at the end of 1939/beginning of 1940, and, on...

Velazquez and Bronzino comparison

When studying Art history we come across many beautiful styles. Mannerism and the Baroque style are two that are filled with incredibly strong use...

John Paul II

John Paul II was a man who practised all that he preached, till the very end of his life on this Earth. As a...

The legendary King Arthur

There has been a lot of material written about the legendary King Arthur and although he has been a popular figure inliterature for over...

Post-Colonialism-Trying to Regain Individuality

The white man held the paper like a sacred thing. His hands shook, and we mistrusted him... For how many moons will the stranger...

The Roots Of Eugenics

The roots of eugenics can be traced back to Britain in the early 1880's when Sir Francis Galton generated the term from the Greek...

The beginning of American colonization

From the beginning of American colonization we were a mainly farming people. The basis of our society was built upon agriculture, and little else....

Who Were Some of the Individuals That Contributed to the Coming of the Civil

The Civil War was brought about by many important people, some that wanted to preserve and some that wanted to eradicate the primary cause...

Seattle’s Suburbs History

Seattle's Suburbs History. Preamble Learning about what has changed has made us realize more than ever how constant change is. The way we see...

The Colt Six-Shooter

The colt six shooter will always be a legend to Texas. Whether you know it as an accurate, cowboy, Texas Ranger, gun-slinging, out West,...

Tibetan Buddhists Essay

For over 2000 years Buddhists in Tibet have lived freely and independently, but in 1949-50 that all change when China invaded and took control....

The Rise Of The Corporate State

The rise of the corporate state has been happening since the founding of this nation. The federal government has been involved in helping out...

The Space Shuttle Challenger Accident

The Presidential Commission on the Space Shuttle Challenger Accident, chaired by former Secretary of State William P. Rogers, investigated the circumstances surrounding the explosion...

Printing Press History

In the early 1450's rapid cultural change in Europe fueled a growing need for the rapid and cheap production of written documents. Johannes Gutenberg,...

U.S Foreign Policy Toward Jewish Refugees During 1933-1939

In reviewing the events which gave rise to the U. S. 's foreign policy toward Jewish refugees, we must identify the relevant factors upon...

Industrial Revolution Essay

Prior to the 18th century, in the United States and Western Europe, the majority of the population lived on farms. However, during the 1700s...

The Battle at Midway

Nothing distinguished the dawn of June 2, 1942, from countless other dawns that had fallen over tiny Midway atoll in the North Pacific. Nothing,...

Salem With Trials

Throughout history citizens have branded people as witches, and warlocks. Maybe, a person act's different than ourselves, or they have strange habits, does this...

Chesapeake and New England colonies

Today, the United States of America is a very racially and religiously diverse society. We saw the seeds of diversity being sown in the...

The Principle Events in the Evolution of the Earth’s Atmosphere

The literal translation of the word atmosphere is sphere of vapors. The Earth's atmosphere is a protective sphere of vapors, or air that surrounds...

The Aztec Nation

A distant sound is heard. It sounds like a deep drum being hit with a heavy instrument. You hear it again and strain your...

The Roswell Incident

The Roswell Incident, which enlightened our minds to the capacity of excepting all, has remained one of the most controversial issues today. In Roswell,...

The French and Indian War

John Adams explains how the revolution began when he says, "The Revolution was effected before the war commenced (37-38). The Revolution was in the...

Humans and their existence on the planet

Civilization is a term used in many different ways. It can be defined as; people who eat the same kind of foods, People who...

The Roman Empire

The people were happy. This is the underlying cause of the astounding length of time and space that the Roman Empire occupied most of...

The times before the Holocaust

In the times before the Holocaust, European people thought of themselves as the superior civilizations on this planet. The thoughts and actions of equality...

Development of Europe

The notions of "modernity," "modernization," and "modernism" play an important role in better understanding the development of Europe. These three concepts can be applied...

General Rochambeau and General Washington

When General Rochambeau met General Washington in 1781 to determine their next move against the British, Washington wanted to attack New York City. Rochambeau...

The occupation of 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...

Pompey The Great

Pompey was a Roman general and political leader. He was a member of the first Triumvirate with Julius Caesar and Marcus Crassus, but later...