Christopher Bays

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My First Blog

Many people argue that the United States won the Vietnam War, however, the U.S. lost in ways more than one. The United States' goal was to contain …

The Takedown

Cause of The American Revolution

Although several people argued that the cause of the American Revolution was because of social reasons, The Boston Tea Party served as a political …

Cause of the Revolutionary War

Although some people may argue that the Boston Tea Party was the most important event that lead to the Revolutionary War because it caused t...

American revolution

Some people think that the American revolution was caused because of social reasons but in fact it was caused for political reasons because the …

Reichl's Life

The social aspect was a big part of the American Revolution, however the political was more important during the time and did a bigger impact. The …

Tea Act

There are a numerous reasons the colonists broke away from Great Britain. Some are more significant than others, for example, the tea act. The tea …

What led to the American Revolution- Stamp Act

After the war, Great Britain fell into a deep amount of debt which brought them to leach off the colonists' wealth. The Intolerable Acts might have …

The cause for the American Revolution

The Revolutionary war, was a war that the colonist should have never won. But despite all odds and disadvantages they succeeded and became the great …

American Revolution

Many people believe that The Tea Act was the main reason why American colonies broke away from Great Britain but the main reason they did break away …

The Cause of The Revolution

The cause of the American Revolution can be argued that social reasons caused it, but in my opinion the turning point was due to political reasons, …

Causes of American Revolution

Many people think the Tea Act was an economic problem that caused the American Revolution but the Tea Act was a political policy that caused the …

Most Significant event in the American Revolution

Some people say the Boston Massacre was the most significant even leading to the American Revolution, but, the passage of the Intolerable Acts proves …

American Revolution

Leading up to the American Revolution, there were social and political causes, however the economic causes were what actually started the Revolution. …

Revolution Cause

Some say that the quartering acts were the leading role in the lead up to the American Revolution, when really the tea acts were what the lead …

Amanda American Studies

A lot of people may say that America broke away from Great Britain because of social issues, but America and Great Britain really separated for …

The Break Away

Many argue about what was the main reason the American Colonies broke away from Great Britain. However, The Boston Massacre in 1770 made the biggest …

Revolution

While there are plenty of contributing factors to the American Revolution, the most important was the Tea Act being passed by British parliament. …

Holocaust Question Hypothesis- How did some of Hitler's soldiers disagree with him and what did they do about it?

I chose this question because not a lot of people know or think of the opinions of the Nazi soldiers. They were just displayed as horrible people, …

How did the Germans define who was Jewish?

My hypothesis is that the Germans did science or observations on people, which they believed looked like they were Jewish. Germans can measure …

After the holocaust how did people/ families fully recover?

I choose this topic because when learning about the holocaust we read and hear about what the Jews went through from being taking away from their …

Holocaust Blog

Many important events took place during WWII, and one of the most commonly known is the mass genocide of Jews, also known as the Holocaust. …

Why do the Nazis mistreat the Jews?

I chose this question because having a mass destruction of 6 million Jews in one war, with one major group being the cause of it, is intriguing to …

What was life like in Germany if you were not in an army or sent to a camp?

When people look into the Holocaust they usually learn about the labor camps, or what happend during the physical fighting. But noone thinks about …

What were concentration camps used for in WWII?

Prior to my research, I thought concentration camps were strictly used for exterminating Jews. Although Millions of Jews were executed in these …

Where were the soilders living that worked at the camps in WWII

I asked this questin because everyone thinks about how the Jews lived in the holocust but how did the soilders live at those camps. I think that they …

How did Hitler go from disliking Jews and blaming them for Germany's problems, to murdering all of them?

I believe that there was hatred the whole time, and Hitler just become more severe in his actions and slowly persuaded the public that gruesome …

Did other Germans know what was going on?

One of the questions I will always have in mind is did Germans really not know what was going on in the camp? Did people really ignore the fact of …

Were Jews able to escape concentration camps? If so, how many and what was the outcome?

Concentration camps were a horrible place and it was probably just as difficult to tolerate the agony of being inside rather than finding a way to …