This can be demonstrated by the happenings prior to this period. The history of America begins with discovery of the new world and its rapid rise to be the most influential nation in the world. After Christopher Columbus…
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American Independence followed this in 1776. Before the reconstruction era, the Americans focused on Slave trade and thus set up certain trade patterns. However, the reconstruction era ended the slavery. The reconstruction era led to reunion of the state that had broken up from the union (Oslon 72-76).
The election of Thomas Jefferson is often viewed as the start of a revolution which lasted from 1775-1783. It after this that order was established in America. His administration focused in establishing union in America for progressive growth. After the war, the American founders focused on enhancing growth. In 1789, George Washington affected the bill of rights and a stable national government was established. During Washington reign, the Bank of Unite States was established and it shaped the American Financial system. Moreover, a tax system and federalist party were established (Oslon, 165-169, 211-206). Another important happening in the history of America is the civil war in 1861. This war was important since it followed the Confederation of States of
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The study would aim at answering these research questions: What traditions and institutions were destroyed by the conflict? How did freed slaves react to their new status after the civil war? How successful was the North in changing Southern society during Reconstruction? Why was Northern interest in Southern reconstruction waning?
Germans therefore were not treated fairly as almost the same damages were inflicted by the allies but they were saved from humiliation only because they had emerged as victors of the war. The treaty was intended to bar the economic progress and the military activities of the country.
He believed that the only way to overcome the depression was if everyone becomes responsible for his own sustenance and does not rely on the government. His approach however was very weak. Thousands had become jobless, hundreds of banks and companies had gone bankrupt; there was a dire need for some sort of federal assistance which Hoover consistently denied.
After dealing with World War I and the Great Depression, the United States was focused on internal matters. The Atlantic Ocean separated the United States and Hitler, there fore the American government and US citizens felt that this was a conflict for Europe to settle and the United States had no reason to become directly involved.
Kennan’s perspective was to call for a policy that was designed to counter combat the Russians along with defending the interests that were only critical towards USA. In essence, Kennan wanted the army to only combat areas that were vital for the nation to defend against communism, such as Western Europe and Japan.
As a result, the Southern states declared their independence and seceded to the Confederate States as the remaining states formed the Union lead by Abraham Lincoln. The Battle of Gettysburg marks a turning point to the country’s history as the outcomes of the civil remain of great significance to historians even in the modern times.
social, economic and intellectual grounds by a powerful political elite and led to intervention in Hawaii and Venezuela and to the Spanish-American War, culminating in the annexation of the Philippines. The Anti-Imperialist League was an ineffective opposition. This active