As depression struck the new nation in the mid-1780s, new questions arose about the nature of American democracy. Many conservatives believed that the answer lay in a stronger national government. Most radicals believed it was up to the states to relieve the financial burden of the people. These sentiments fostered a movement for a new constitution. Political differences soon stimulated the creation of political parties. Compare and contrast the Articles of Confederation with the new Constitution of 1787. What were the strengths and weaknesses of the Articles vis-à-vis the Constitution? Give specific instances that demonstrate the weakness of the Articles […]
When we hear about “The Slave Trade” (West Africa 1500s-1807), we hear ONLY about the Slave Trade like there was no other trade before it. Please review the Power Point on Legitimate TradePreview the document. Describe the ORIGINAL Indigenous LEGITIMATE trade (1400-1526) between the Africans and the Europeans (what were the original products traded that included some African slaves) BEFORE it was transformed by the Portuguese into “The Slave Trade” that fueled the Plantation Complex that soon dominated the New World (1513 Brazil then transported to the rest of Spanish controlled South America, The British, Spanish, French, Dtuch Caribbean, and […]
Please discuss your thoughts on the actions taken by the colonists between 1760-1775 in the Pre Revolutionary Era. Be sure to keep in mind that not all colonists were rebelling against the mother country. Would you have been a loyalist or a patriot? What would your actions have been if you were living during this time and why? Your original post should be a minimum of 200 words. Please use links!!! https://www.historyisfun.org/pdf/tea-overboard/RoadtoRevolution.pdf http://www.historywiz.com/primarysources/americanrevprimary.html http://www.manythings.org/voa/history/13.html https://www.gilderlehrman.org/content/colonists-divided-revolution-and-civil-war https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HlUiSBXQHCw https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Eytc9ZaNWyc
M4 Written Assignment Citadel of Aleppo, Syria, 2011. In 2014 the rebels bombed the area and destroyed the surroundings but the citadel still stood. Photo used with permission of Dr. Mark Tomass, 2013. Written Assignment Instructions:Shia and Sunni Please answer each essay question with a substantive analytical response and discuss the Shia and Sunni groups fighting in the Syrian Conflict. Please put your name, course number, and ID number on paper. Number and answer all three essay questions. What are their aims (Shia and Sunni) and how are they different from each other? Explain What do you believe the role […]
One historian has observed of southern slavery that “nothing escaped, nothing and no one.” What do you think the historian meant by that statement? . . . First, you must write more than 100 words of your thoughts on the topics presented. Discussions should end with questions. You’ll also need to provide more historical details to support your answer and address your reading challenges yourself. Second, you have to write 75 words in two texts. When you give me the last discussion, I will give you two paragraphs to answer.
Writing a book precis is a different task than writing a book review. The most important aspect of a book precis is its brevity and concise writing. The following information will be required for writing a book precis for this course: The precis will be limited to one-page. Normal page margins (1-inch) will be used and text size will be 12-pt., single-spaced. The precis will include three sections: A) Author’s argument, 2) Support for Argument, and 3) Evaluation and conclusion. The author’s argument should encompass the overall argument of the book. Why did the author write the book? What point […]
Answer why you think each person and event are important in shaping American history and defend your answers: Joseph F. Glidden Cornelius Vanderbilt Robert M. Follette Franklin D.Roosevelt Events: Devetalt Severalty Act The Great Depression Jim Crow Law Growth of American cities during 18-1900s Salvation Army arrives in U.S. 1876-1879
– Read Hernan Cortes’ Second Letter to Charles V and An Aztec Account of the Conquest of Mexico – On our discussion board answer the following: Citing evidence from Cortes’ Second Letter to Charles V and An Aztec Account of the Conquest of Mexico, do you think the Aztecs and Mayans needed to be saved by Christian missionaries? If so, why did they need to be saved, and how might the missionaries have been able to help them? If not, why not? Also, post an argument for what you think were the main reasons behind Spanish and Portuguese colonization around […]
This is a large part of my grade for college-level History. I have to write a detailed book critique for “Guns, Germs, and Steel” by Jared Diamond. I have an instruction sheet from my professor which can reveal exactly what he’s expecting out of this. It has to reveal a thesis, and other details. I’m looking for someone who can write a good paper for me at a fair price.
The assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand was the immediate cause of World War I. But the events that led to the Great War go further back into the nineteenth century. As with the Boxer Rebellion of 1900, nationalism, imperialism, and militarism all played a part. Analyze how the forces of nationalism, imperialism, and militarism irrevocably led to World War I. Pay particular attention to the rise of Pan-Slavism in Eastern Europe and the corresponding rise of nationalism in German-speaking states. Analyze how the alliance system contributed to the ultimate outbreak of war. Then analyze the events that drew the United […]