Free Essays on Life At War

  1. Life in the War

    Instead, things were transported at night.  Sometimes life was so bad in the trenches, that people shot themselves, causing a minor injury, which may have allowed them to go home because they were 'unable to fight'  For the people not involved in the war it would have been pretty bad too. Because lots of...

  2. World War II

    to Ethics Zogby ! Living in this cruel world today, there are not many things that are for certain. It’s scary to watch the news and hear about wars, shootings and bombings. It makes it very difficult to walk through the halls to class, through the food court at the mall, and even going to the movie ...

  3. On Love and War; Love in the Civil War

    Andres Salgado  Hist. 176  L. Hilde  5/6/2015    On Love and War  It is evident that the Civil War was affected by such things as politics, the opinion of the  civilians and most of all, slavery. But what about such things as love and heartbreaks? It is  extremely difficult to think about problems that seem so minor compared to the major problem ...

  4. War in the world

    War (Attracting the reader)Do you think there is a” just war” in the history of world? Do you think it is the only way to solve problem by war? (Providing background) Different people have different opinion. Herbert hover, who is the 31st President of the United States have ever said:” Whether you...

  5. world war one warfare

    Warfare of World War 1 Contents Page 2: Introduction Page 3: Why did WW1 start? Page 4: Alliances, The Schlieffen Plan and why it went wrong Pages 5-9: Trench warfare Pages 10-11: Weapons Pages 12-14: Changes in WW1 Page 14-15: Battles on the Sea and in the Sky Page 16: Russia joining...

  6. COld war

    Origins of the Cold War Author(s): Arthur Schlesinger Jr. Source: Foreign Affairs, Vol. 46, No. 1 (Oct., 1967), pp. 22-52 Published by: Council on Foreign Relations Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/20039280 . Accessed: 21/08/2013 03:57 Your use of the JSTOR archive indicates your acceptance...

  7. ZYKLON-B and AUSCHWITZ: War Profiteering and Genocide

    midwestern state university ZYKLON-B and AUSCHWITZ War Profiteering and Genocide Abigail Scott History of World War II Queen Mary College London, United Kingdom A Native American grandfather talking to his young grandson tells the boy he has two wolves inside of him struggling with each other...

  8. My War-Life

    find answers and help ease y ravaged emotions. I turn on my laptop and wildly pound keys in a desperate attempt to learn every possible aspect of war-life I can. After hows of mindless addiction to reading random texts I power-down my laptop and I start examine my room. Soon thing will be different,...

  9. James Longstreet Lee s War Horse or Lee s Judas

     General James Longstreet has been referred to as Lee’s Old War Horse, Old Pete, and Old Gloomy Pete, but there have been other names that have been used for him such as scapegoat, scalawag, Judas, or traitor. Civil War soldiers have condemned Longstreet for his actions at the battlefield of Gettysburg...

  10. Thesis: the War

    Thesis: War is a time period where family links are cut, chaos is everywhere and life has been completely turned upside down. However, war should be a time where people in communities should connect together and come to the aide of one another. In “The Wars”, many characters are affected by war in a negative...

  11. First world war

    Oversættelse The First World War was known as a trench grave war. Hundreds of soldiers from the warring nations spent months. Yes years in the deep trench graves full of mud, darkness and cold, and shoot with the newest death machines, the machine rifles on the enemy’s trenches a few meters away. ...

  12. War Poetry Essay

    Has war Poetry lead modern society in the right direction or is it time to pick up our pens and rewrite the trend for the future understanding? War, a contest between two armed forces determining who is right, perhaps the question should be who is left? Throughout years of warfare different trends have...

  13. Essay on Greek War

    expand across the land. Success and failure in the ancient world reaches much farther than a single battle or campaign, it influences culture, ways of life for empires and city-states in the present time and in the seemingly far, but near future. The failures of Xerxes’ invasion of Greece and the Sicilian...

  14. life

    series of dazzling visions that continued for the rest of his life. The core message of the Qur’an is that all religions are false except for belief in the one true god called Allah in Arabic who created all things and has ennobled human life with a divine purpose which is to serve and worship him through...

  15. African Americans in World War II

    May 3, 2015 A Two-Front War: African-Americans during World War II At the start of the 1930s, the world was slowly preparing itself for inevitable war. What began with the invasion of northern China by Japan, catapulted into World War II, when Britain and France declared war on Germany after Germany...

  16. Boys and Girls at War with Love and Hate

    Since the beginning of time there has been “war”. With war come those who support it and those who do not. There are many ways to define “war” and many arguments for both sides of war. The word war cannot just simply be defined in one sentence, and its meaning cannot be expressed in only...

  17. How War Traumatizes Individuals in the English Patient

    During war soldiers are seen fighting bravely for their countries. With the sound of shots and the pounding of missiles going off, lives are lost and conflicts are resolved. However, when the fighting seems to be over, for some, the memories of the affected individuals last a lifetime and its effects...

  18. The Horrors Accompanying War

    All Quiet on the Western Front People go to war for many valid reasons, but many ultimately join because they are ignorant to the horrors that accompany war. All Quiet on the Western Front by Erich Maria Remarque clarifies that people are immensely patriotic so they feel the need to contribute...

  19. Torture In War

    America a huge margin believed in using torture during the war to gather intel. Half of the participants even accepted rape of a prisoner to be acceptable. I choose this topic mainly because I have to write a report on it in my peace and war in the 21st century class and I now feel quite knowledgeable...

  20. War War War

    war War mean the use of armed force, armed with armed groups called the regular armies and paramilitary groups, sometimes of order - the militias - and use all the means of armed force to inflict damage and harm the other party in the war, both in its military or civilian destiny is destruction, through...

  21. The Longterm Psychological Effects of War

    The long-term psychological effects of war Introduction When we examine the language of the military strategy, it is clear that what was intended was to deliberately inflict psychological...

  22. Public opinion the war in Iraq and presidential accountability

    Public Opinion, the War in Iraq, and Presidential Accountability Erik Voeten Assistant Professor of Political Science and International Affairs The George Washington University voeten@gwu.edu Paul R. Brewer Assistant Professor of Journalism and Mass Communication University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee ...

  23. The War in Syria

    The war in Syria is an armed conflict in Syria between forces loyal to the President and those seeking to oust him. It has stated 3 years ago, the protesters in Dra’aa come up to object to the arrest of some of the children and rip their nails and skin. The police and the army started shooting at the...

  24. Russian-Chechen War

    in national superiority and glory. Its eponym is a seemingly apocryphal French soldier Nicolas Chauvin, who was seriously wounded in the Napoleonic wars. He received a pension for his injuries but it was not enough to live on. After Napoleon abdicated, Chauvin was a fanatical Bonapartist in spite of...

  25. War Photographer

    War Photographer A poem that deals with the less pleasant side of life is Carol Ann Duffy’s “War Photographer “The poem is about a man who goes out to places of war and takes photos’ of the wars. He brings home pictures of horrific images so they can be looked at by the editor who will put them in...

  26. The German Viewpoint of the War

    the movie enroll for war and what was their experience? The movie “All Quiet on the Western Front” is a World War I movie, meant to depict the German viewpoint of the war. This movie showed that both sides of the war suffered great losses during the war and in the end there...

  27. Radio Goes to War

    Book Title: Radio Goes to War: The Cultural Politics of Propaganda during World War II Author: Gerd Horten Published: Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 2002. Price: $45.00 (hardcover), $24.95 (softcover) Pages: Pp. xiv, 218. When Salon revealed that federal...

  28. world war 1

    Part B World War 1 made a colossal impact to all aspects of human life around the world, everyone who fought, witnessed, and survived from this catastrophic event was impacted on each to different degrees and consequences. One of the major groups who were affected by World War 1 were the women of...

  29. The Iran-Iraq War

    The Iran-Iraq war, also known as the First Gulf War, was fought between the countries of Iraq and Iran from September 1980 to August 1988. The Iraqi invasion of Iran triggered the start of the war, and thus began what it would be considered as the longest conventional war of the twentieth century. Iraq...

  30. War Life

    Living a War Life         Living in constant fear; wondering when the day would come and I would take my last breathe. Who would be the last person I saw with these eyes full of dreams and expectations. My name is Jesse Wellence, and I lived the war life. War, often perceived as a violent landscape...