Essay on Western Frontier
However, for people to take such a journey there has to be a catastrophic event that
impacts their decision to look for a new life.
In the early days of America, people moved because land had already been taken by
people who arri
Washington, Jefferson, Jackson research
There have been many influential presidents throughout the history of the United
Three of the earliest and most significant presidents include George Washington, Thomas
Jefferson, and Andrew Jackson.
He was not removed from office for after a 3 month trial in 1868 (Senate), the required
number of votes for the needed 2/3 fell one vote short.
The election of 1868 placed the Republican Ulysses S. Grant against the Democrat
Horatio Seymour of New York.
Sometimes life-changing events force people to change their beliefs as they struggle to
Often, through adversity, these people learn more about themselves and the world.
In The Road, by Cormac McCarthy, a father and a son struggle to survive in a
Johnson, the only Southern senator not to secede, tried to continue Lincolns
White southerners would have to swear loyalty to be pardoned, but high ranking officials
and people with more than $20,000 of property had to apply for pardo
There was still much hope amongst the newly privileged blacks who no longer stayed
away from the polls (despite many being illiterate).
The massive increase in black voters led to Southern Republican power from 1868-1870.
New constitutions were drafted an
The impact of the nuclear war greatly affects the lives of all the people who would be
In the story, the father and the son travel to the coast to look for a better life.
This expedition is reminiscent of many journeys westward taken throughout
The radicals were able to pass such an Amendment because Johnson refused to work with
the moderate Republicans, led by Lyman Trumbull, causing the moderates to support the
This amendment also specified for the first time that voters were male, c
Congress did respond with the Force Acts of 1870 and 1871 which were meant to
protect citizens from the Klans violent actions.
Interestingly, the Klans main purpose was political; it attempted to weaken the
Republican coalition and restore the Democratic
This is certainly possible; the son may be one of humanitys brightest hopes of survival in
the future world, if he can learn what his father is trying to teach him.
Later on, the son falls sick at a beach.
The father helps the son recover from the illness
On April 30th Adolf Hitler and several followers committed suicide, and on
German surrendered unconditionally on May 7th (VE day was May 8th).
Mussolini was executed a couple of days before Hitlers death leaving Axis
powers without their leaders.
On April 9th, USA dropped another atomic bomb, The Fat Man, from and it was dropped
by the Bockscar.
The results were very similar to what had occurred in Hiroshima.
On April 14, 1945 the Japanese surrendered, and VJ day was declared the
The Germans were pushed back, but fighting in the area did not cease till near the
end of the war.
Meanwhile in the Pacific the Americans continued with the strategy of island
General MacArthur invaded New Guinea in July of 1943 and Admiral Nimit
Despite the fact in Europe the War was finished, in the Pacific War continued.
However, the Americans were working quickly.
By February, the American forces were in Iwo Jima; during the battle, many
Japanese committed suicide.
This victory showed the mome
During World War II, the OSRD (Office of Scientific Research and Development)
made many advancements such as antibiotics and pesticides, and this spurred the
outpouring of innovations post-WWII.
Innovations, though, are not merely these scientific advance
Having a spy in real life stay under cover for decades without providing intelligence
wastes too many resources to be effective.
What the media does well is provide a good story for people that they can enjoy.
The media must make their story enjoyable so
Passed in the House, but failed in the Senate
D. Compromise of 1850- California free, popular sovereignty in Utah and New
Mexico, ban slave trade in DC
-the Compromise of 1850 showed that those opposed to slavery were taking
more action than ever to restr
Finally, in October of 1944, General MacArthur returned to the Philippines as he
had promised a few years ago.
The Battle of Leyte was another decisive battle for the Americans it launched the
Philippines Campaign that continued till 1945.
In Europe, by D
III. The Compromise of 1850
A. A series of 5 bills which addressed the status of newly acquired land from the
B. Texas surrendered claims to New Mexico
C. Popular sovereignty in New Mexico and Utah; California is a free state
D. No s
Then from June to July of 1944, the American forces prevailed in the Battles of
Philippine Sea and the Battle of Saipan.
These two Japanese defeats just showed how inevitable an American victory was.
The Japanese had already lost but they continued to pro