Pages tagged with World War 2

This research article puts together documents, resources and archival materials in history of Aero-Navigation by two of the heroic and iconic memoirs like no other.
In 1942, Germany began producing a new class of rocket originally called the Waterfall Rocket. However, today it is more widely called the V1 flying bomb. Or alternatively, the Doodlebug.
How did Thanksgiving in America end up being in late November and why is it on a Thursday? There had been a long tradition of individual colonies declaring days of Thanksgiving, and after that there were states that celebrating on their own, but aren't almost all Secular Holidays from...
Well, we're here! Uncle Dawsey and Auntie Saffy's house. Uncle Dawsey comes out to open the gate for us. Seeing the old man come down all the way down the hill, Mother remarks: "Why have they never installed an electric gate?" "Stingyness", Father says.
This war, which lasted from 1939-1945, is one that had more casualties than any conflict preceding it or since. Ultimately, it was a conflict where civilian casualties actually exceeded military, which reflects its immorality.
As the American economic embargo began to have greater impact, the possibility of war between Japan and the USA became increasingly likely. As such, Japanese military planners began to outline a strategy for any potential war with the USA and its allies. Japanese strategy in the Pacif...
A short look at the gun control myth in Germany before World War II
2015 is going to be a major year, not only for its own self, but for its symbolic connection to other years.
The state of affairs we find ourselves in is due to our inability to coexist based on live and let live, give and take. We should come out of a vicious cycle of negativity wherein we take a view we need enemies to find common ground and unity. Life is much more than finding fault in o...
Congratulating Gemans on achieving to win the World Cup for a fourth time.
America will not only outsource jobs but military might as well to protect Japan from China in case an all-out confrontation happens in the East China sea over defensive territorial disputes.
Only after more than 40 years were we informed on how the women were treated during the Japanese occupation. Apart from the Philippines struggling to win democracy over the Japanese, the Filipino women had their own battle...inside their own homes, in the streets....they were dragged ...
Foynes is a tiny village on the River Shannon with a huge historical reputation. Not only did it co-ordinate covert military missions between the US, Canada and Britain during the wartime, it also has the distinction of being the place where the concept of IRISH COFFEE was born.
My real intention for this poem is to use it thematically to invoke the lost world of Antarctic and what led to its nemesis to address the complexity and the negativity of civilization. I want to use this principally to register the negativity of war,and to give caution to the nations...
Few people know on what foundation WWII was begun. And if the majority thinks they know, in all likelihood we will hear propaganda lies parroted from what they gleaned out of a controlled media, or opinions embraced out of falsified history books. This article attempts to show paralle...
An essay exploring how ordinary German people felt like victims in the post war era.
Here I discuss about how the first international code of human research ethics came into existence.
A article talking about what is being sprayed in our skies.
The Second World War is typically presented through a sharp dichotomy between the victorious Allied powers and the vanquished Nazi-led Axis. The sickening Holocaust and other Nazi atrocities take centre stage, a focus certainly justified, but other acts of barbarity claiming millions ...
The interesting results of an interview with a man of German national origin who lived in Germany and Holland during World War II and subsequently immigrated to the United States with his family. The first part of this article consists of the goals and general layout of the planned in...
Man is a curious rational animal and his curiosity led him to discoveries and inventions, including--why, dear Lord?--splitting the atom!
It was a hard time to be young and in love back in the 1940's. My mom met my dad just before he left for the war...
A brief look at the illustrious career of Roald Dahl.
Have you ever wondered, as you step in through the door of a house, just what it might have seen...The lives of those imprinted in those walls....A recording of times gone by, for those sensitive enough to pick it up.....Just stone/Brick and mortar surely....but is it...?
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