Captain Paul J. Matthews founded the Buffalo Soldiers National Museum in the year 2000. This is the only museum dedicated primarily to preserving the legacy and honor of the African-American soldier, in the United States of America. Captain Paul has dedicated himself to find original items to show everyone...
Who really are the Cheyenne Indians? According to historians, they were Indian people who became nomadic and moved to the Great Plains in the 18th century (Berkin 366). Another tribe, the Souix, developed the name of "people of a different language" for the Cheyenne. Some people said that the Cheyenne...
Result | Afghan Pashtun tactical victory, British Indian strategic victory |
British India | Pashtuns (Afghans) |
Commanders and leaders |
Havildar Ishar Singh † | Gul Badshah |
Units involved |
36th Sikhs of British Indian Army | Afridis and Orakzais |
Buffalo Soldiers Museum
Professor Antrece Baggétt
October 11, 2013
American history is full of great soldiers who have lost their lives for the greater good. This greater good consisted of freedom for America and other countries...
Visiting the historical Buffalo Soldier National Museum was quite interesting to me. I learned more about not only African American history but American history as well. The goal or mission of the Buffalo Soldiers National Museum is “to educate, preserve, promote and perpetuate the history, tradition...
The Indian in the cupboard
By Lynne Reid Banks
Readers Response #1
After reading the first 68 pages of The Indian in the cupboard by Lynne Reid Banks, I believe that the book is a wonderful read so far. Lynne keeps us on the edge of our seats by building up the suspense by using making us wonder...
The French & Indian War, 1754-1763, changed the political, economic, and ideological relationship between Great Britain and the American Colonies permanently. The war resulted in three major changes, the Colonists beginning to reject British rule, refusing to pay taxes, and the loyalties toward the...
India. As Germany attempted to hurt the British by infiltrating India and establishing the roots of rebellion through the Hindu-German Conspiracy, Indian troops fought valiantly for the entente powers and began to question the divine right of the West to rule while Europe itself was in turmoil. But above...
the reader. The father of Nick in “Indian Camp” by Ernest Hemingway, is a really a good physician as he helps an Indian women give birth to a baby without any anesthetic. He is in an Indian camp with only his son and his brother. In a way he shows Nick to be brave ahead of any sorts of situation but...
India Gate is constructed as a memorial and was built in the memory of 90,000 soldiers who laid down their lives during World War I the Afghan Wars .The India Gate today also houses the Indian Army's Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, the Amar Jawan Jyoti. It is today one of the most famous monuments in Delhi...
Most historians, British as well as Indian, have described and dismissed the
rising of 1857 as a ‘Sepoy Munity’ or at best ‘The Indian Mutiny’. Indian revolution is on
the other hand, and national minded leaders thinkers have regarded it as a planned and
organised olitical and military...
Brave New World: World Instability
I. Video Intro of World Instability (3:50)
II. Past examples of world instability (Chad)
A. Russian Revolution
b. After Bolshevik forces executed Czar Nicholas II and his family in July 1918, the killers hid...
RUNNING HEAD: CHEROKEE INDIAN TRIBE 1
THE CHEROKEE INDIAN TRIBE AND THE NEW WORLD
CHEROKEE INDIAN TRIBE 2
The Cherokee Indian were some of the first settlers in what is now the United States. They had...
Genesis of Indian National Congress
The feeling of nationalism had started growing in the minds of Indians as early as the middle of the nineteenth century but it grew more with the formation of the Indian national Congress in 1885 Founded upon the suggestion of British civil servant Allan Octavian...
experience of the soldiers in Charge of The Light brigade and Bayonet Charge
Bayonet charge is about a WW1 soldier who is running with his heavy rifle across a field under enemy fire. Then suddenly, time stops and the soldier questions why he is running towards bullets. Suddenly the soldier notices an innocent...
The Indian Rebellion of 1857 began as a mutiny of sepoys of the British East India Company's army on 10 May 1857, in the town of Meerut, and soon erupted into other mutinies and civilian rebellions largely in the upper Gangetic plain and central India, with the major hostilities confined to present-day...
in which brothers fight brothers in bloody, historical technicolor. The principal character, Arjuna, sits in a chariot in the midst of the mass of soldiers who wait -- surprisingly patiently -- as Arjuna looks into his conscience and questions his divine charioteer, Krishna. Krishna's temporary job as...
outstanding, courageous British-Indian woman, Noor Inayat Khan.
South Asians, at that point in time, had been migrating to Great Britain for four hundred years as seamen, politicians, royalty and much more. In the first years of the nineteenth century, many of these British-Indian residents were under fire...
Key Landmarks in the Indian Freedom Struggle
"Nadir Shah looted the country only once. But the British loot us every day. Every year wealth to the tune of 4.5 million dollar is being drained out, sucking our very blood. Britain should immediately quit India.'' That's what the Sindh Times wrote on May...
French-Indian War DBQ
The French and Indian War of 1754-1763 drastically influenced the political, economic, idealogical bond between Britain and its American colonies by shifting Britain to the most dominant power in the North America’s and setting an astounding war debt on the colonists shoulders...
SOLDIERS TAKE ON CHARACTERISTICS OF BEASTS
Throughout history, there has always been wars. Whether it was about pride, money, or territories, they all have one thing in common. All the soldiers in these wars have taken on characteristics of animals. "Only by doing so can a soldier survive. This...
Indian rebellion of 1857.
Brutal execution of Indian soldiers who participated in the Indian rebellion of 1857 by British cannons
1857–1858 was a period of armed uprising and rebellions in mostly northern and central India against British colonial rule on the subcontinent. The war brought about the...
Why did the plains indians loase controll of the plains?
Indians lost control of the plains due to white settlers. Although there are many causes which could of contributed to the Indians demise, it is hard to determine the most important. Some of these factors i think...
Humanizing Terrorism in Indian Cinema
A closer look at Mani Ratnam’s Roja and Dil Se
Nationalism, as professor Sumita Chakravarty describes it, is the “integrity of the nation-state and the imagined belongingness...
THE BRAVE NEW WORLD: INDIA- A NATION IN TRANSITION.
One of the most influential doctrines in Western Europe since the late eighteenth century is that all humans are divided into groups called ‘nations’. India is one such nation where multifarious ethnicities converge into a unified psychological consciousness...
Indian National Army And Its Role in Independence struggle
ID NO. 1947 IIND YEAR, B.A., LL.B. (HONS.) DATE OF SUBMISSION: 25TH SEPTEMBER, 2012
NATIONAL LAW SCHOOL OF INDIA UNIVERSITY
Citizen Soldier By: Brian Williams We all want our rights, but they must be balanced by our responsibilities. This quote has a very strong message. As American's, we have a duty to respond in a time of need. Not only should we go to war if we are called for, we should have pride in our...
The book that I read is call "Canyons" by Gary Paulsen. This story talks about an Indian boy that belongs in that Apaches group and a kid that lives in El Paso, Texas. The Indian boy name was Coyote Runs this boy had turn fourteen he really wanted to become a men now that he was fourteen, That village...
novel that shows the brave changes and hard times teenagers face in high school. Coming of age is an overused theme in most teenage novels; however, Sherman Alexie takes a different approach to the theme. He takes the perspective through the eyes of a poor, nerdy, distinguished Indian boy. One character...
In the play “Macbeth” I agree that Macbeth is portrayed as a weak husband however a strong and valiant soldier.
We are introduced to our main character as “Brave Macbeth” a “valiant soldier” who would do anything for his cause, however after a time his weakness as a husband shows through.
On the mention...