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history of galveston

The late 1800’s was a booming time for the town of Galveston. This was a place for the wealthy to live their lives, and to swim in the great waters of the Gulf of Mexico. Galveston being home to about 38,000 people was the “fourth largest town in Texas and . . . Read more

history of britain

History secondary evidence3 phases of evacuation: 3.5 million people mainly children, had experienced evacuation by the end of WW2.1. At the station- Children had labels attached to them, as though they were parcels. They stood at railway neither stations not knowing where they were going nor if they would be . . . Read more

American History

5TH PERIODMcGehee High School1. Were the fifties really Happy Days, as a television show once characterized the era, or is the period more accurately described as an era of psychological, social, and political tensionsAlthough the fifties were a time of great flux, it still was a time period of people . . . Read more

History of Subaru and Nissan

Subaru (????) is the automobile manufacturing division of Japanese transportation conglomerate Fuji Heavy Industries (FHI), the twenty-sixth biggest automaker by production worldwide in 2011.[1]Subaru is known for its use of the boxer engine layout in most of its vehicles above 1500 cc as well as its use of the all . . . Read more

History of Grad School

History and Context of Graduate EducationThe roots of graduate school as we know it today can be traced as far back as 387 BC in ancient Greece. During this time, two advanced learning institutions were established. The Academy founded by Plato in 387 BC and Lyceum founded by Aristotle in . . . Read more

American History

Early American HistoryUnity within colonies was extremely strong because it was assembled in a primal urge for survival. The colonists were in this entirely new land, so it was natural they would stick together to the familiar, and therefore build strong bonds and loyalty to their colony. Exclusion also excellently . . . Read more

History

Italy in the 16th centuryIn the 16th century, Italy was divided up into a number of states, some ruled over by dukes, or by princes, or like how in Florence it was ruled by the very wealthy Medici family, who were merchants. Italian people would have thought of themselves as . . . Read more

Global History Research Paper

Fuelled by great advances in European weaponry and industrial productivity, colonial expansion was seen as being crucial in this anointed industrial advancement of Europe as well as a moral obligation of “the duty to civilize the inferior races” . The Eastern nations affected by this colonial occupation and spread of . . . Read more

History GCSE paper vietnam research paper

Nag Ding Diem, the ruler of South Vietnam, refused to hold elections. Ho Chi Mini was a communist, who was purported by China. In 1 960, he set up the National Liberation Front (NIL) in South Vietnam, which started a guerrilla war to take over South Vietnam from Diem and . . . Read more