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    There were reasons why the Allies won in World War I. One reason was the entrance of the United States into the war on the side of the Allies. The United States joined the Allied side when Germany...

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    The Chinese adopted the Western calendar in the early 20th Century and celebrate the New Year on January 1st like much of the world. That has not, however, lessened the excitement surrounding the...

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    To be content means to be “in a state of peaceful happiness, or in a state of satisfaction.” Happiness and contentment aren’t necessarily connected to wealth. One can find contentment in...

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    The Enclosure Acts were laws passed by the British Parliament to enclose, or fence off, farm land that had been previously open. Many enclosure acts were passed from about 1600 to 1900, thereby...

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    Under the plan of government created by the Articles of Confederation, each state had one vote in Congress. The large states believed this practice was unfair because each voting representative...

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    What influenced the decision to live in Greece is that there was arable land there and people tend to live everywhere where it is possible to make a living. In other words, people live practically...

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    It was important for the plan of government created by the Articles of Confederation to limit the power of the federal government. We had just fought a war against Great Britain because we felt the...

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    Salutary Neglect was the de facto policy of the British which afforded the American colonies a high degree of autonomy. It was believed that enforcing taxes and other laws was too expensive to...

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    You can argue that the Berlin Conference is still causing problems in Africa because that conference split the continent up into countries without any rhyme or reason and because it gave those...

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    There was opposition to World War I before we joined the war and also during it. Before the war, Americans were shocked that the Europeans went war. We thought they were very unwise in going to...

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    The original question had to be pared down, but I invite you to post the other questions separately because they are quite profound. I think that one of the "services" that Ho Chi Minh directly...

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    Of these, the best option is Option A. The Progressives definitely did not believe that the government should avoid regulating industries. Instead, government regulation of industry was one of...

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    Sinclair Lewis was a socialist who wrote The Jungle to dramtize the plight of exploited workers in the U.S. In this book, which was first serialized in a socialist newspaper, Lewis showed how the...

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    In the short term, what the Berlin Conference did to Africa was divide it up between European imperial powers. In the long term, the Berlin Conference helped to ruin the continent, helping to bring...

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    Quite an important one, and not all that related to the normal meaning of "scribe". The scribe was actually more of a lead surgeon or medical examiner, who examined the body and then made marks on...

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    Much attention is often given to the negative aspects of the Industrial Revolution. These negatives include worker exploitation, greed, and class struggle. Despite these criticisms, the Industrial...

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    The Roman, Persian, Mongol, and British Empires, and the Caliphates (Rashidun, Umayyad, Abassid, Fatimid, Almohad, and Ottoman) can be considered great for their geographical and economic...

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    Canada officially declared war on Germany just over one week after World War II officially began on September 1st 1939. This was Canada's first independent declaration of war. Initially Canada was...

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    Multiple methods of preserving foods have been used throughout history. Among the earliest were drying, smoking, and salting. Each of these methods forced liquid out of a food, making a poor...

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    The answer to this question is Andrew Carnegie. Carnegie, who was born in Scotland, emigrated to the United States and settled in Pennsylvania with his family in his teens. He found employment as a...

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    World War I was jarring in many ways. It was one of the largest, if not the larges, collective trauma the world had experienced up until that point. One thing it changed forever was traditional...

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    The most common answer to this question is probably to say that the Mongol invasions of Japan failed because of typhoons. Most history texts emphasize that the Mongol invasions were repelled by...

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    The Texas Constitution currently has 385 sections compared to the original version which had 289 sections. The Constitution has been updated at least biennially over the years since 1876, through...

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    Portuguese traders reached Japan in 1543 over 200 years after Marco Polo made contact with the region and its people. They introduced firearms and worked as middlemen dealing in products from China...

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    I think that Wiesel succeeded in writing Night. One reason that it is a success lies in the meaning of his work. With Night, Wiesel has added a new dimension to the study of the Holocaust. In...

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    Robert E. Lee probably would have supported the ideas contained in the Gettysburg Address. President Lincoln went to Gettysburg in November 1863 to commemorate the cemetery where many soldiers were...

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    There could be a variety of editorial titles you could use in reference to the Boston Massacre. While it is clear the British soldiers fired at the colonists and killed five of them, the colonists...

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    President Johnson played a critical role in the passage of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the development of the Great Society programs. When John F. Kennedy was President, he had little success...

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    From the sixteenth century to the long eighteenth century, European colonialism dominated the Americas, and in turn, various hybrid cultures developed. Arguably, European military efforts, as well...

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    Let us address Part 1 of the question first: how the Atlantic slave trade reshaped sub-Saharan African societies. The slave trade caused a general weakening of the African societies as a whole...

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    To evaluate the significance of Joseph Lister’s work, you would have to consider that between fifty and eighty percent of surgical patients died prior to the development of proper sterilization...

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    European exploration, or the Age of Discovery, occurred mostly from the 15th to 18th centuries. It began with the Portuguese exploration of West Africa and the Spanish exploration of the Americas....

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    The Gulag was the penal system of the former Soviet Union. Prisoners were sent to labor camps and were forced to work without pay for long periods of time. Citizens could be sent to the Gulag for...

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    There are several reasons why the colonies believed they should be independent of the rule of Great Britain. One reason was the colonists believed the British were trying to restrict their freedom....

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    William Shakespeare's character Hamlet and the play by the same name are heavily based on the Danish mythological figure Amleth. Saxo Grammaticus penned the Sags of Amleth in the twelfth century,...

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    There are two viewpoints about whether the government should be allowed to limit our freedom of speech during times of war. I’ll present the views of both sides, and then you can make an informed...

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    There are some similarities and differences between African-American kids and white kids during slavery. The similarities are fairly basic. Both groups of kids had a desire to learn. If...

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    So far as we know at this point in time, our species, Homo sapiens, originated on the continent of Africa. To be more specific, we believe that the species originated in the eastern part of that...

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    It is important to view the differences in context with regards to the events that took place in the different revolutions and the revolutionaries involved. The Latin American Revolution should be...

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    John O'Sullivan first used the term in 1845 in an article for the Democratic Review. In his article, he argued for the United States to annex the Republic of Texas because the United States had a...

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    Article VI of the United States Constitution states that any debts that the United States held before the creation of the Constitution, or during the Articles of Confederation, remain valid under...

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    Kipling views European imperialism as a necessary burden that must be undertaken. His view is skewed by ethnocentrism and racism. In Kipling's view, Asians, Africans, and Latin Americans are an...

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    The Declaration of Independence and subsequent creation of the United States destabilized and weakened many Indian nations near the thirteen colonies. The British Empire had largely prevented...

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    France decided to the sell the Louisiana Territory to us in 1803. The Louisiana Purchase doubled the size of country extending the land we controlled from the Atlantic Ocean, west to the Rocky...

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    In the scope of human history, there have been countless world leaders driving war, profiting off poverty, slaughtering innocent civilians, and poisoning minds with racism, homophobia, sexism,...

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    As the first president, nearly every issue George Washington dealt with required him to invent the solutions, as no precedents existed and the the practical responsibilities of the presidency were...

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    Historians and archaeologists generally agree that iron replaced bronze as the metal of choice for crafting tools. Bronze is composed of copper and tin, both of which are quite soft metals. A tool...

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    Let's take these one by one. First, Rome was located along the Tiber River, which ran from the Mediterranean across the northeast of the peninsula. Second, Rome was built near seven hills which...

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    Deciding if the Americans were justified in rebelling against the British depends on your point of view. I will explain the thinking on both sides of the issue so you can make an informed...

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    There are benefits and drawbacks to direct democratic and to representative democracy. In a direct democracy, the people make all the decisions. They discuss proposed laws and vote on them. They...

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