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The Korean War

The Korean War was a war that at the time, many Americans thought was a worthwhile battle. Latter, people would come to believe that the war was not as important as they believed. The Soviet Union would fall and communism would not be a threat in world’s views. I share . . . Read more

The Extradition Of Nazi War Criminals

The following paper was used as a term paper for a sophomore levelPolitical Science class centering on international relations. The class wastaken at a popular university in the state of Massachusetts. The paperdeals with the legal issues surrounding the act of extradition of Nazi warcriminals. Two international law cases are . . . Read more

Americas Involvement In World War Two

America’s involvement in World War TwoAmerica’sinvolvement in World War TwoWhen war broke out, there was no way theworld could possibly know the severity of this guerre. Fortunately onecountry saw and understood that Germany and its allies would have to bestopped. America’s Involvement in World War two not only contributed inthe . . . Read more

The Moon Is Down: The Effects Of War

War effects everyone involved. The conquerors and those beingconquered. War is a struggle that is internal and external. Man can be adedicated and loyal soldier for only so much at a time. He then longs forlaughter, music, girls, a good meal and more. In The Moon is Down, thesoldiers get . . . Read more

Just War Theory

JUST WAR THEORYOne of the perennial realities of human existence is war. From the earliest recorded events of human history all the way through to modern times, human communities have engaged in armed conflict as a method of dispute resolution. While war has been a constant part of the human . . . Read more

Germany In World War 1

Although in the Treaty of Versailles Germany was to accept full responsibilityfor World War 1 this in not necessarily the case. Many factors have to be takeninto account when considering the cause of World War 1. Germany may have beenprimarily responsible for the war but the other major powers must . . . Read more

The Opium War

The Opium WarThe Opium War, also called the Anglo-ChineseWar, was the most humiliating defeat China ever suffered. In European history,it is perhaps the most sordid, base, and vicious event in European history,possibly, just possibly, overshadowed by the excesses of the Third Reichin the twentieth century. By the 1830’s, the English . . . Read more

Cold War

Janell Cold War Essay World Cultures Nov. 21 2013 The Cold War was a drastic period in time. The Cold War was a feud between the USSR Soviet Union and the United States. It was called the Cold War because for the most part of the war both sides just . . . Read more

We Want War

WE WANT WAR War is such a touchy subject especially in today’s society; people mourn, fear the thought of participating in it and die. It’s clear to say the war itself isn’t something any individual strongly supports or encourages. But the fact remains that it happens; and when it does . . . Read more