History Essays and Research Papers Page 2

History of the United States in Founding Brothers by Joseph J. Ellis
The paper "History of the United States in Founding Brothers by Joseph J. Ellis" is an excellent example of a book report on history. The early history of the USA was filled with much violence and controversy. The book Founding Brothers dives into early American history; from the duel between Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr to the deaths of Thomas Jefferson and his long-time friend, John Addams.…
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Carolingian, Macedonian and Islamic Renaissance
The paper "Carolingian, Macedonian and Islamic Renaissances" is a good example of an essay on history. The major differences among the Carolingian, Macedonian and Islamic renaissances were the way religion was interpreted and learning and knowledge used to propagate the welfare of the people. The art and culture was also a factor of differentiation among the three.…
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Nationalism of India, Ottoman Empire/Turkey, Iran, China, Japan, Mexico
The paper "Nationalism of India, Ottoman Empire/Turkey, Iran, China, Japan, Mexico" is a good example of an essay on history. In my opinion, nationalism in these countries were all successful to an extent. If I had to rank the countries in the successfulness of nationalism, I would rank them as the Ottoman Empire/Turkey in the first place, then India, Iran, China, Japan, and finally Mexico.…
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Should the United States Reinstate the Draft
The paper "Should the United States Reinstate the Draft" is an outstanding example of an essay on history.  It is a question that has played a ‘believe and doubting’ game for a long time now. First of all, I believe it is important for the US to reinstate the draft considering the demands of the new world situation following the Cold War.…
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The History of Maria Kittle
The paper "The History of Maria Kittle" is a worthy example of an essay on history. After using the search engine Google, The History of Maria Kittle was found on Wikipedia. While Wikipedia is not usually an acceptable source, the Indian Captivity Narrative normally does not come in short stories, but longer book versions. It took hours before settling for the story on Wikipedia.…
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The Achievements of Jewish Immigrants in the UK between 1900-1950
The paper "The Achievements of Jewish Immigrants in the UK between 1900-1950 " is an outstanding example of a history research paper. The British elite has been known to harbor anti-Semitic sentiments that have caused controversies. It is rooted in the country’s history as the Aliens Act of 1905 showed this bias against Jews as it served to restrict the entry of Jewish immigrants.…
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Implementation of the Oxley-Sarbanes Act
The paper "Implementation of the Oxley-Sarbanes Act " is an excellent example of an essay on history. The events leading up to the Sarbanes-Oxley Act and those intimately involved with these events have gained no small degree of infamy by this time. The early 1990s witnessed great changes in the American economy, especially the financial markets.…
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Teotihuacan - the City of the Gods
The paper "Teotihuacan - the City of the Gods" is an outstanding example of a research proposal on history. The present civilization does not know much about Teotihuacán, as it has no written records and history of this place that used to be the former capital of pre-Columbian urban civilization, in the valley of Mexico, is still shrouded in mystery only.…
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Fahrenheit 9/11
The paper "Fahrenheit 9/11 " is an excellent example of a movie review on history. Fahrenheit 9/11 is a documentary that exposes many truths regarding the Iraq war, the stolen election of 2000, the link between the Bush family and the Saudi Arabian leadership along with its connections to the attacks on September 11 and George W. Bush’s ineptness leading up to and following the attacks.…
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The Invention of the Compass
The paper "The Invention of the Compass" is a wonderful example of a history essay. The compass is an invention that does not figure largely in our lives today. Even when it comes to mapping and direction finding, things such as GPS location and tracking tools may take out all of the guesswork when it comes to navigation on land or the sea.…
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Period of Enlightenment
The paper "Period of Enlightenment " is a great example of an assignment on history. The ‘Age of Enlightenment’ also referred to as the ‘Age of Reason’ issued to describe the existing “trends in thought and letters in Europe and the American colonies during the 18th century prior to the French Revolution” (1789-1799).…
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Colonies, Armed Revolution, and Slavery
The paper "Colonies, Armed Revolution, and Slavery" is a worthy example of a history assignment. The British colonies in America gradually emerged during the 17th century as part of an English Empire and the emigrants are not so prosperous in their mother country. They lack good prospects in the mother country and that aspect forced them to come to America in search of good prospects.…
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The First African American President
The paper "The First African American President " is a good example of an essay on history. Hope, Change, Revolution, Justice, Equality, and many other powerful words come to mind when we consider that Barak Obama has become the first African American president of America. Today the highest elected office in America, as well as the world, belongs to a man from a race which was enslaved, prosecuted and even ostracized.…
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Jackie Robinson's Achievements
The paper "Jackie Robinson's Achievements " is a great example of a history assignment. Jackie Robinson the first African- American baseball player who broke the color barrier in American athletics and who made his first major league appearance on 15 April 1947. This achievement was not easy for Robinson.…
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To Make Them Stand in Fear: Slaveowning in the South
The paper "To Make Them Stand in Fear: Slaveowning in the South" is an excellent example of an essay on history. ‘To Make Them Stand in Fear Slaveowning in the South” portrays a truly harrowing chapter in American history. It begins by pointing out the illusion of myth and how many Americans think of a charming, refined Dixie when the reality was much harsher.…
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Americas Auto Industry
The paper "America’s Auto Industry" is an outstanding example of a history essay. America’s auto industry is facing the toughest economic challenge in its 80-year history. Last December after the bailout package that salvaged the banking industry the auto industry received a government loan of $17.7 billion dollars to provide liquidity automakers with liquidity.…
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Industrial America and Immigration
The paper "Industrial America and Immigration " is a great example of a history assignment. The federal government passed several acts to regulate corporations in the 19th century. These include the Interstate Commerce Act and the Sherman Anti-Trust Act. these and other regulations were rendered partly useless by another piece of legislation the 14th Amendment.…
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Abraham Lincoln and Civil War
The paper "Abraham Lincoln and Civil War" is an outstanding example of an essay on history. It is a very appropriate time to read about Abraham Lincoln. Not only was he one of America’s greatest presidents, but the 200th anniversary of his birth happened earlier this year. Perhaps even more importantly Barack Obama, the first black President was elected a few years ago.…
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How India and Pakistan Became Two Separate States
The paper "How India and Pakistan Became Two Separate States" is an outstanding example of a history essay. In 1947, India and Pakistan became two separate states. A number of national figures continued to shape those nations. Each had differing personalities, politics, and military. Jawaharlal Nehru was the first prime minister of India from 1947 to 1964.…
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The Factory System And its Impact on the Labor movement before the Civil War
The paper "The Factory System And it’s Impact on the Labor movement before the Civil War" is a wonderful example of a history essay. The factory system is a product of the industrial revolution and started in England and spread to other countries. The new system centralized the production. The worker and the costly machinery were brought under the same roof.…
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Lincoln Ideas Concerning African Americans
The paper "Lincoln Ideas Concerning African Americans " is a wonderful example of a history assignment. The Declaration of Independence becomes a very important document for Abraham Lincoln since he interprets phrases within the document to show that the intent of the founding fathers was to give equality, liberty, and freedom to all Americans and not just free individuals in America.…
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John L. O'Sullivan and His Times
The paper "John L. O'Sullivan and His Times" is a wonderful example of a history assignment. John L. O'Sullivan was the first person to coin the term "Manifest Destiny" when speaking of the westward expansion of the United s. Manifest Destiny implies the belief that the United States was destined to control all of the lands of North America from the Atlantic Ocean to the Pacific Ocean.…
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National American Woman Suffrage Association
The paper "National American Woman Suffrage Association" is a wonderful example of a history assignment. During the progressive movement, Americans attempted to resolve some of the problems born of industrialisation at the end of the 19th Century. One of the most notable achievements of this movement was winning female suffrage.…
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American Politics and Imperialism
The paper "American Politics and Imperialism" is a wonderful example of a historical assignment. With two major parties in the United States, citizens of this country have been able to focus on the debate presented by the most prominent politicians they haven’t had to concern themselves with obscure arguments by third or fourth parties.…
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1955-1960 TV Shows
The paper "1955-1960 TV Shows" is a good example of an essay on history. Alfred Hitchcock Presents show appeals to me because of the way in which it was filmed and presented. It is a series of dramas, thrillers, and mysteries that are frequently pointed to as the ultimate brilliance in evoking a mood from its audience.…
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