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Battle tactics of the U.S. Civil war
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The American Civil War continued from 1861 to 1865 and was one of the bloodiest wars of those times for both the fronts fighting in the war. It destroyed homes and families and people lost the sanctity of their minds. The American Civil War caused terrible slaughter on the people, which was mainly due to the use of inappropriate and old-fashioned battle tactics while using newly improved ammunitions and weapons.
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Long answer Analyze the mistakes made by the Confederates at the Battle of Gettysburg and the decisive tactics of the Union officers. from book Killer Angels: The Classic Nover of the Civil War By Michael Shaara
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This is when the Battle of Gettysburg was fought in Pennsylvania. The battle was the turning point of the Civil War in American. It had two main participants-the… General Lee evidently was not a brilliant military tactician as he thought that, just like in most previous battles, his Confederate army could win with a sequence of charges. On day two, he planned…
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Rommels Leadership in the Battle of El Alamein Essay
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He was a skilled tactician and strategist, and a professional soldier who never allowed politics to interfere with his command. It was because of Rommel that the British forces in North… Despite Rommel’s many talents, he was soundly defeated. That meant the end of the German campaign in North Africa. Rommel had many successes during his North African…
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Early American Military Tactics: A Contrast in Fighting
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Early American Military Tactics: A Contrast in Fighting Your Name Due Date Introduction The history of the United States is filled with conflict; form social issues to political issues, as well as, individual issues. Much of these conflicts occurred in the earliest years of the formation of the United States.… Why does that happen? It is these occurrences that…
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The Tactics of Persistence: George Washington and the Virtues of Military Expediency
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What did you learn from your “ride” with a great military leader? I learned that it was guile, resourcefulness and personal courage that made Washington a leader willing to take risks and utilize tactics that ran counter to military convention.… Julius Caesar came to power at a time when Rome’s civil wars had severely weakened its political establishment.…
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Tactics Paper
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The American Revolutionary War was of significance because its conclusion marked the beginning of a new country that would eventually become the greatest economic and military force in human history. The outcome was nothing less than miraculous given the overwhelming advantage… How could a group of colonies spread out over a vast region with no central…
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Battle of the Bulge
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Name of author: Battle of the Bulge The Battle of the Bulge was the last attempt for success by Hitler against the allied forces during the Second World War. It was started in Belgium forests by Germany on 16 December 1944 and ended on 25 January 1945. The intention of this war was to split the British and American allied forces in half and to capture some of the Belgium’s territories.…
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Battle of Algiers
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The film Battle of Algiers (1966), directed by Pontecorvo, illuminated the difficulties of examining the morality of actions during… Terrorist tactics are justified in the context of a war that is a product of colonization and when enemies cannot be differentiated from the masses, although it is not morally acceptable to use terrorist tactics when fighting a…
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Antietam Battle Analysis
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The battle of Antietam between the United States (Union) and the CSA (Confederacy) revolutionized the economic and political scenarios of the Southern and Northern states. This battle was the end result of the economic and political difference in the Southern and Northern state… Besides, the growth and development of democratic ideas forced the Northern States…
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The Battle of the Somme
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The Battle of the Somme was planned as a joint British and French campaign in late 1915. Primary responsibility for the attack plans fell on the French Commander in Chief, Joffre. Joffre had initiated the idea as a method of engaging the German reserve forces and draining German resources through a protracted war of attrition while the goal of gaining ground was a secondary consideration.…
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Short answer from book Killer Angels: The Classic Nover of the Civil War By Michael Shaara
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Strategically, Gettysburg was an example of both a modern and traditional warfare. It presented many opportunities for both traditional and modern… pockets of hand-to-hand combat in the woods, amongst the rocks in places like “The Devil’s Den.” This traditional one-on-one fighting was prevalent throughout the war, as troops lined up and approached each other…
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Battle of Leipzig
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The 1813 Battle of Leipzig, which is also known as the Battle of Nations, marks the high point of the German ‘War of Liberation’. It also marks a time of cooperation and coordinated efforts among the various European nations against Napoleon Bonaparte.… It was the largest armed conflict in history during that time, a conflict which eventually led to the…
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The Battle of Nanshan
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The ambitious objectives of two powerful nations, Russia and Japan, spawned enough conflict in 1904 that war appeared to be the single and most appropriate solution. Japan, emerging from the Meiji Restoration with a Westernized military preparation and inundated with dreams of expansion, and Russia, trying to spread out their supremacy in the East, eventually staged the historical Russo-Japanese War.…
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Battle of the Bulge
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The Battle of the Bulge: A Wonder in Military Science Introduction The Battle of the Bulge, also called the Ardennes Offensive, is a highly celebrated event in battle history due to its remarkable importance for scholars, practitioners, and students of contemporary ideology, strategies, and operations.… However, the Germans were crushed by the joint armed…
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Battle Royal( Ralph Ellison)
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The slavery in America has ended, but the white people are unable to remove the concept of slavery from their minds. They would avail every opportunity to demean the blacks. Blacks are not accepted willingly into the mainstream… In the beginning of the chapter, the African American Narrator is praised by the white folks for his speech in satirical terms. But…
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The Battle of Algiers
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The film focuses on Ali la Pointe, one of the leaders of the National Liberation Front (FLN) whose guerilla campaign against the French finally culminated in independence in 1962. The film… What impressed me most about the film is the way it shows the story from both the French and the FLN points of view. It shows unspeakable acts of violence and brutality…
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Battle Analysis of Marathon: Greeks vs. Persians
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Battle of Marathon: Greeks vs Persians Significance of the Battle The Battle of Marathon is one of the most significant battles of the Greco-Persian Wars and had long lasting effects on the war tactics of both the empires and it motivated the ultimate outcome of all the battles fought between the two sides.… The conflict between the Persian and the Greek…
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Battle of lepanto
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Name Tutor Course College Date Battle of Lepanto On 7 October 1571, a fierce battle between the holly league commonly known as the catholic Christian soldiers, led by Pope Pius V of Spain Venice and the Ottoman galleys took place at the edge of the Gulf of Corinth.… In his arguments, Victor Hanson insists that the west did not rise to power by accident. He…
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OKINAWA: THE LAST BATTLE
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This was the largest battle in the Pacific War of World War II. It was fought for 82 days from April to mid June of 1945. After implementing the strategy of… This met with the fierce retaliation of the Kamikaze warriors. Japan lost 77,166 of its soldiers whereas the opponents lost 14,009. Apart from this 42,000-150,000 civilians were killed most of which were…
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Battle of Waterloo
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The theory of warfare entails the use and application of various strategies which help in gaining supremacy regarding, or preparedness of, one's physical forces and offers a significant material advantage at the decisive moment, on a battle field.… Since the achievement of such an objective is rarely feasible in practicality, although theoretically plausible,…
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Tactics in Afghan War: The Past and The Present
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Tactics in Afghan War: the past and the present The Soviets attacked Afghanistan after a detailed strategic planning which was done during the years before when the Afghanistan government had good ties with the Soviet Union and trade was very frequent. A number of Soviet military commanders visited Afghanistan during the years before the war and devised the strategy for future war.…
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The Battle of Kursk
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This paper will seek to explore the information made available on this battle. It shall discuss the causes of the battle and its relation to the Second World War. It shall discuss the parties involved and the plans of these parties. … The operations of this battle will also be considered, from its main operations on the German and the Russian side to the…
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The Face of Battle
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From that speech is drawn the famous quote attributed to General Sherman “war is Hell”. In actual fact the full quotation is as… I’ve been through two wars and I know. I’ve seen cities and homes in ashes. I’ve seen thousands of men lying on the ground, their dead faces looking up at the skies. I tell you, war is Hell! General Sherman had seen war up close and…
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Battle Of Midway (WWII)
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Topic: Battle of midway World War II Name: Instructor: Course: Date: Battle of Midway (WWII) Introduction In 1942, Battle of Midway was fought by the Imperial Japanese Navy under their admiral Isoroku Yamamoto in the World War II. Few months after their success at Pearl Harbor in December, the IJN had destroyed the surrounding of the Pacific and sank the warships of the British in the Indian Ocean.…
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The Patriot
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The film comprehensively portrays the sacrifices made by some of the legendary figures during the American revolutionary war in South Carolina. At the beginning, Benjamin Martin, a former military officer, chose to live peacefully at his farm. … The Continental army puts him in charge of the Colonial Militia. Despite of being few, untrained and unorganized,…
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