A Look At World War I And Its Place In History

The US has been involved in many wars over the years, including those that predated the country’s founding freedom. At the time World War I began, however, global conflict had erupted to a climax of the likes that no one had ever seen. The Great War would last for over four years, and it would…

How the American Civil War Cemented Modern Christmas Traditions

Quickly prior to Christmas Day 1864, Abraham Lincoln got an amazing Christmas present– Savannah, Georgia. Union General William Sherman provided the recorded city to the president by means of a telegram, noting his present consisted of weapons, ammo, and numerous thousand bales of cotton. An uncommon present, however, the tale mean how customs bend throughout…

Women in the American Civil War

The Civil War had numerous effect on individuals’ lives specifically those who resided in the southern areas of the United States. Females in the south had lots of troubles both throughout the civil war and the post-war age. Numerous females lost their other halves throughout the war and a number of them left their houses…

Operation Tuscaloosa

An Hoa Basin, South Vietnam– Arizona Territory: My liberty ship docked at the dynamic port of Da Nang, the Republic of Vietnam in late December 1966. I was a Marine infantryman, MOS 0311. As a replacement, I was appointed to among the rifle battalions of the 5th Marine Regiment. In Vietnam, the 5th Marines had…

A Camp In The Clouds

By 1964 the North Vietnamese Army and the Viet Cong had actually effectively broadened their operations in Laos and South Vietnam. The expense to the U.S. armed force in the workforce had actually reached 225 servicemen. Communist terrorist and sapper teams frequently robbed military setups, interrupted interactions, harmed railway centers, highways, bridges, damaged industrial airplane,…

An Overview Of The Cold War

As Thomas Hardy said that ‘the wars make good rattling history, but peace is poor reading’. This proves to be true in the case of the cold war also. Wars have a history of devastation, violence, bloodshed, and destruction since ages. Many such histories have been created by the two World Wars. However cold war…

Myths About The Cold War

The cold war is one of the most discussed wars in the pages of history because of the enormous impact that it had even in today’s political world. The United States and the Soviet Union were involved in this Cold War along with their allies. Here are some myths that are related to the Cold…

Reasons That Make The Cold War Significant In The Pages Of History

After the end of World War II, all the Democratic Nations was persevered the growth of the Soviet Union, along with the rise of communism to be a threat. We can definitely see that by then Germany has already become a puppet between the power struggle of the Soviet Union and Western Allies. The thought…

Things You Should Know About The Cold War

Cold War is famous in the pages of history and it is the era where the rivalry between the Soviet Union and the United State lasted for several decades. It definitely resulted in the international incidents and suspicions of anti-communist. It was a division between the western countries and Russia that started in 1940 and…

The Immediate And Long Term Consequences Of World War II

When one looks simply at the numbers of deaths that were caused by World War II the sheer destructiveness of the war becomes immediately apparent. Military deaths across all countries totaled almost 24 million people. This was exposed by civilian deaths – 33,963 (approximate) citizens exposed to horrific bombing campaigns, disease, forced relocation, exposure, and…