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Essay: The First Expedition of La Salle

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It was the summer of 1669 when La Salle led an expedition.  La Salle and his crew reached the Ohio River and then moved to Kentucky. The river falls stopped him to continue his voyage. (Snider & Sherwood, 2005) During their expedition they met a group of Indians known as Senaca Indians. They were stopped by this Indian group to further continue their expedition into their territory.

Essay: The War of 1812

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The conflict of 1812 was a war which was fought between British Empire and the militias of United States of America. There were many different reasons for which the America declared the war against British Empire. The first one was the trade restrictions which were due to the military conflict with France. (Conlin, 2009) Secondly the America wanted to expand their territory into Northwest.

Essay: The poem ‘I, too sing America’

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The poem ‘I, too sing America’ is an inspirational literary work that was considered to be written in response to Walt Whitman’s ‘I hear America singing’; which discusses the dichotomy between the elite and working class people, whereas Hughes has clearly suggested that dichotomy is not only defined by an individual’s income level but also his or her racial background.

Essay: The modern age of Christianity

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Through the course of time Christian death rituals have changed a lot. Historians like Robert Kastenbaum and Philippe Aries have detailed these changes in their works such as “The Final Passage through Life and Death” by Robert Kastenbaum and the “Wstern Attitudes toward Death” by Philippe Aries. Catholics kept the ancient rituals of death while Protestants completely changed it.

Essay: What is Jihad

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Another example is of Indonesia where the Islam was spread though conversion by the Arab traders. There was no bloodshed at all, that means Muslim never believed in brutality and killings of the innocents. (Ernst, 2003) When Muslims conquered India they lived with harmony with all the other faiths, particularly the Hindus. If they wanted they could have killed all the non believers or they would have forced everyone to follow Islam. But that was not the case at all.