Essay about War and Peace Among Peoples and Nations
MORGAN STATE UNIVERSITY
Baltimore, Maryland 21251-0001.
War and Peace Among Peoples and Nations: A Historical Examination of the development of World War II, and the impact on Europe and the world.
Instructor: Dr Aubrey A. Thompson.
Course/Class: History 102.
Date: Monday, April 8th, 2011
Dating back to ancient civilizations, humans have always engaged in war and conquests. With civilization, man seems to have developed two sets of opposing traits: individualistic traits like selfishness and competitiveness versus sociable traits like loyalty, self-sacrifice and kindness. The first set of …show more content…
THE SECOND WORLD WAR:
The Second World War II started about twenty years after the First World War and it was a direct result of the incomplete resolution of the First World War. It could not have been easily predicted that just twenty years after a grueling series of battles had claimed the lives of 10 million young men, another war was on the brink of causing the death of another 50 million people. In the interwar years, European economies continued expanding and increased income from taxes were used to fund military equipment and training of soldiers as each country witnessed the importance of a strong military force in the