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The final days in Saigon, the American evacuation
An essay about why the American evacuation of Saigon on the 30th of April 1975 was so chaotic. This essay will look at National Security Council documents and witnesses testimonies to find out what went wrong.
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Johannis de Rijke a Dutch engineer in Japan (1873-1903)
An essay about Dutch engineer Johannis de Rijke and his work related to watermanagement during the late 19th and early 20th century. This is an essay about how a Dutch engineer influenced Japanese watermanagement.
The V.O.C., Rangaku and Japan
An essay about Sugita Genpaku Shôzô and his work related to medicine during the late 18th and early 19th century. This is an essay about how a Japanese scholar and physician influenced Japanese medicine.
New Netherlands and the Iroquois Confederacy 1609-1664
An essay about the impact of the Old World on the New World. This is an essay about how the Dutch changed and influenced the Iroquois through trade.