Ancient and modern olympic games
This paper is a detailed history of the ancient and modern olympic games, and includes details of the creating of the winter olympics. It discusses the origins of the modern olympics, and the people behind the movement, as well as the current state of the olympics
Cannibalism in the Late Pleistocene
The evidence for cannibalism among homo erectus and other Late Pleistocene hominids is examined from a variety of sources. Chinese and Spanish sites are reviewed in detail to weigh the evidence for cannibalism, and the writer concludes that they do in fact prove that it happened.
EAST GERMANY & BULGARIA.
Historical evolution of political & economic systems from feudal era to communism to post-communism, emphasizing 20th Cent. Birth of nations, WWII, leadership, industry, Soviet control & collapse of Soviet system.
BASEBALL & WWII.
Examines sport as popular social & patriotic glue, decline of players' quality, compared to WWI, players' military service, attendance, owners' views.
ORIGINS OF WWII.
Examines alternative theories: Thirty Years' War, Hitler's War, Allied failures, Hossback Memorandum, Pacific War, ideology, neutrality, anti-Semitism.
This paper examines the issue of capital punishment, looking at the arguments on both sides and concluding that capital punishment is the right thing to do. It lists both pro and con arguments, defeating the con arguments.
Ideological goal of Hitler and Mussolini. Concept that foreign conquest and war played in Nazi German and Fascist Italian foreign policy. Hitler's use of propaganda and ideology to shape German political events. Power of the Hitler myth. Mussolini's doctrine of fascism; concept of nationalism. Fascist aggression.
U.S.-SOVIET RELATIONS FROM WWII TO 1948.
Evolution from start of alliance against Nazi Germany to Teheran Conference (1943), Yalta Conference (1945), major issues (Japan, U.N., atomic bomb), beginning of Cold War, Soviet hegemony over Eastern Europe & Berlin Airlift.