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The paper will illustrate the diverse relationship that exists between Europe and the world and the different historical events that have that occurred in different parts of the world involving Europe.
The French are one of the most influential European members having colonized numerous parts in northern, central and eastern Africa. The colonial rule of the French has often been compared with American imperialism. The Americas were once owned by the Europeans themselves before decolonizing, with the United States doing this between 1776 and 1783. Haiti, South and Central America shortly followed the United States and gained their independence from European rule. The loss of control in these parts of the world led the Europeans to focus their sites on Asia and Africa as they were still looking to expand their empire.
On the European conquest for Asia, Vietnam was occupied by the French in the year 1858, with an attack on D Nang and the French established full control over the country by the year 1897. The Europeans always looked for places that were of substantial basis and economic value and in the case of Vietnam; rubber was the main economic generator for the country. However, other Asian countries also deemed themselves powerful and the Japanese were able to invade Vietnam and before withdrawing from the country after the Hiroshima catastrophe. However, despite previous Japanese invasion, the French were unwilling to recognize Vietnam as an independent state and this led to a war in which the French army was defeated in 1954. External influence did not end after this war as the American also played a role in the governing of the country to the extent that there was a split between the anti communist and communist parts of the country.
The involvement of the United States in and the formation of a partnership with the
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Rapid growth of railroads, big corporations, industrialization, urbanization and growing corruption engendered by crony capitalism practices were affecting deeply previously isolated protestant “island communities” of the Gilded Age America. Suffering from the “dislocation and bewilderment” lots of Americans needed their homeland to be put in order and the cleverest of Americans were beating about for the ways to put their country in order.
Particularly, the western economies like USA, UK, and EU have created an economic network on the foundations of the global market system world wide. Therefore, the paper would reflect on global economy and the modern capitalist system with reference to the contributions of Adam Smith.
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Crete is the island Evans begins to dig up. There are approximately one thousand men with him. The Turks imprison Evans. He negotiates to get out and he buys the northeastern section, where he believes Minos is. 6 year later in 1899, Evans with five thousand men