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Benito Mussolini

March 18, 2016 | Author: | Posted in history, west european studies

Benito Mussolini 2006 Mussolini is considered to be the founding Father of Fascism , seizing power by a combination of terror and persuasion . He held Italy firmly in his grasp by crushing his enemies while still promising glory . Mussolini was able to successfully turn Italy into a dictatorship under a fascist regime because …

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biography-charles de gualle

March 18, 2016 | Author: | Posted in history, west european studies

(Hurstfield , 1986 During this period Franco-American relations were intense . de Gaulle opposed Anglo-American Invasion of North Africa and founded committee of National Liberation in 1943 (Charles de Gaulle , 2005 . de Gaulle opposed American international policy of alliances supposing that France should have its own nuclear weapon . The Franco-American relations were …

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Field Marshall Haig: `butcher of somme?`

March 18, 2016 | Author: | Posted in history, west european studies

Field Marshall Haig ‘Butcher of Somme Introduction Field Marshal Douglas Haig was a senior commander in the British army during World War I . He was a warrior with difference . He led the British Expeditionary Force in the Battle of Somme and the 3rd Battle of Ypres During the tenure as commander of the …

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Makers of the Western Tradition

March 18, 2016 | Author: | Posted in history, west european studies

Makers of the Western Tradition 1 ) Moses- A nomad who receives a vision from God to deliver the children of Israel from bondage 2 ) Martin Luther- not only threw his energy to not only in negating the pretensions and errors of the Roman See but also into the task of the reformation of …

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Second Treatise/First Amendment-Inellectual Heritage

March 18, 2016 | Author: | Posted in history, west european studies

Second Treatise 2006 John Locke was an outstanding English philosopher and representative of British empiricism . His development of the theory of social contract has a significant influence on liberalism , specifically on the writings of Thomas Jefferson , James Madison , and other Founding Fathers of the United States (2 , 2005 . The …

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Maker of the Western Tradition 3

March 18, 2016 | Author: | Posted in history, west european studies

MAKER OF THE WESTERN TRADITION In my opinion , the leader who really stands out from the list is the personality whose input shaped the development of 20th-century political movements throughout the world , Mahatma Gandhi . With his new vision interesting philosophy and charismatic personality , Gandhi left a deep imprint on the history …

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how animals help humans

March 18, 2016 | Author: | Posted in history, west european studies

Our Friends , Cats and Dogs 2006 It is very well-known that pets are the best friends of the human . They are irreplaceable helpers and wonderful companions , who can save anyone from loneliness and depressions . They are always opened , loving , warm and natural . They give endless affection to their …

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Trinity by Leon Uris

March 18, 2016 | Author: | Posted in history, west european studies

Trinity by Leon Uris Over a career spanning five decades , Leon Uris has enjoyed phenomenal popularity , with five of his twelve novels classified as number-one best-sellers by the New York Times . While the shortcomings in his prose characterization , and political outlook have been well noted , Uris certainly ranks among the …

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IMPERIAL ROME

March 18, 2016 | Author: | Posted in history, west european studies

Imperial Rome More than a thousand years ago , most of the civilized world was ruled by Rome , and the Roman Empire ‘s reach extended over hundreds of countries and cultures . It was one of the greatest empires that ever existed in the world . Its influence reached as far as Britain , …

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American, French, and Russian Revolutions

March 18, 2016 | Author: | Posted in history, west european studies

Philosophers such as Voltaire , Montesquieu , and Locke which trumpeted the revolutionary ideas of the French Revolution were also influential to the authors of the American Revolution . Karl Marx was Russia ‘s chief influence . These thinkers wrote about ideal states based on the injustice of the class system and the heavy concentration …

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