May 22, 2020

1930s and 1940s America's Greatest Generation

Every generation has a number of people who wholly live the painting of manliness. In the book Greatest Generation, Tom Brokaw argues that this generation is composed of “heroes and heroines who grew up in the period of great depression and during the time of Second World War.” Evidently, this generation went out to the battlefields to fight for their nation and later, after the victory, returned home to reconstruct and rebuild their lives and the economy of their country. The word’s sacrifice was well known to them, and they sacrificed their material possessions and blood sweat.

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May 22, 2020

Access the Relative Effectiveness of Expansion of Christianity and Islam

Christianity and Islam began at around the same time and same region. Christianity started in Palestine while Islam started in Mecca. Christianity started as early as the 1st century A.D while Islam started at around 0500 A.D. At the time, the two religions had very few followers, and they were regarded as sects. Christianity had only 11 members, initially they were 13, but two died, Jesus Christ, the founder, and Judas Iscariot, who betrayed Jesus. The spread of Islam became possible because Mecca was a trading city, where many people visited and carried out trade. Traders came from Yemen, China, East Africa, North Africa, and the southern parts of Europe.

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May 22, 2020

Civilization

Primary sources such as myths, written scripts, songs and other forms of literature are essential for understanding the civilization of the humankind. Such sources present a window, through which the present generation can look into the past. They provide unfiltered access to the past artistic, political and social accomplishments in a particular period, produced by the individuals that lived during that time.

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May 22, 2020

Russian Culture

The outstanding white-and-blue building of Smolny Cathedral is undoubtedly the most notable masterpiece of the architect Rastrelli, who also created other symbols of St. Petersburg such as the stunning Winter Palace, the Grand Yekaterininsky Palace, and the Grand Palace in Peterhof. The dazzling white and blue colors of the cathedral created in the Baroque style became the main value of the architectural masterpiece. Rastrelli had been working on the construction for 16 years (Vorhees, 2008). However, according to Millar (2003), Smolny Cathedral was finally completed by Vasily Petrovich Stasov under the Emperor Nicholas I

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May 22, 2020

English Revolution

The English Civil War is one of the historical events that have been well-documented. Authors from different parts of the world have done a lot of research on the given topic. There are different causes related to the English Civil War. The Western Europe has had a lot of political, social and economic rivalry among the citizens and the ruling government. However, the English Civil War is a special movement because it is a revolution that saw the monarch and the Parliament rising against each other.

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May 22, 2020

King Arthur

People tend to change after living through certain situations. The events can be positive or negative, good or bad. In the book about Kind Arthur and his knights, the characters change when they go through various circumstances. For example, King Arthur changed dramatically as he becomes a king at the age of fifteen. Most characters went through life drama as they experienced various situations.

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