Berlin Essay Topics

The lifting of the blockade

Further negotiations took place between Malik and the representatives of the United States, Great Britain, and France on May 2 and May 4. Finally, on May 5, 1949, an agreement was reached and a communique was issued by the four countries. Under their agreement, the USSR would lift the Berlin Blockade on May 12, 1949…. View Article

Involvement of the U.S. Navy

Because of this latest request, which would bring the total number of C-54s engaged in the airlift to about 52% of the total number of planes in the inventory of the country, the U. S. Navy had to be involved in the airlift. The only previous involvement of the Navy in the airlift was the… View Article

Map of the occupied Germany

The map presented above has been reproduced from Wikimedia Commons. It shows the four zones which were occupied by Great Britain, France, the United States, and the USSR. It also shows the location of Berlin well inside the Russian zone. The inset shows how the city of Berlin was divided among the four occupiers. Just… View Article

Irving Berlin: His Music, His Life

America has become a home to diverse kinds of music. It epitomizes the diversity of people and culture that live in it. One great American composer that we consider to have a gargantuan contribution to its development as what it is now is Irving Berlin. Although he was born in Russia, he managed to share… View Article

Philosopher Isaiah Berlin

Curiosity has been described as an essential part of life. The term curiosity is a noun, which originated from the Latin word curiosus meaning eager to know (Online Etymology Dictionary, n. d. ). Both human beings and animals learn about the world around them through curiosity. “In essence, curiosity is a term that describes an… View Article

Patchwork

“The relationship between the object and the intervening spaces is not formal: it is always rooted in the context of a particular setting” Dalibor Vesely (in Brooker and Stone, 2007, p. 57). The Neues or New Museum (see figure [1]) was completely built in 1855. The building was design by a Prussian architect, Karl Friedrich… View Article

Rizal Chapter 6-7

IN SUNNY SPAIN(1882-1885) * Rizal’s Secret Mission To observe keenly the life, culture,, languages and customs and laws of the European nations in order to prepare himself in the mighty task of liberating his people. – Djemnah with 50 passengers on board * Secret Departure for Spain Paciano, uncle Antonio Rivera, his sisters (Neneng and… View Article

Favourite Book

The best book ever is German First of all I have to admit that I’m not a great book-lover, I don’t read a lot and this is a pity as I know I could improve my knowledge, my vocabulary, my ability in speaking and my fantasy too, but unfortunately I can’t find lot of free… View Article