With soldiers densely populated in bunkers, the flu spread like wildfire, especially when it arrived in the United States of America. The Spanish Influenza was a stone-cold killer. Once an individual acquired the infection, within thirty hours, most would be dead. But, could something like this actually benefit Americans and their society? Most people would say that 675,000 deaths never improves a country, but in America’s
Great War : The Twentieth Century World War I was also called as Great War. It was began on 28 July 1914 until 11 November 1918 centered in Europe. It was one of the deadliest conflicts in history because more than 9 million combatants and 7 million civilians died as a result of the war.It also made the changing of major political, including revolutions in many of the nations involved. The background of the war is political and military alliances, arms race and conflicts in the Balkans. The war drew in all the world 's economic great powers, which were assembled in two opposing alliances: the Allies were based on the Triple Entente of the United Kingdom, France and the Russian Empire and the Central Powers of Germany and Austria-Hungary.
If you ask someone what place is the most iconic place to visit you would most certainly hear the marvelous city called New York City. Also known as, “The city that never sleeps." The city 's population has 8.4 million people, and was founded by a man named Peter Minuit (Biography.com). The state is ranked top 2 as a global power city in the world! The city has many iconic parts of itself that no other city can live up to the hype of New York.
10 London Attractions You Don’t Want To Miss Planning a visit to London? Seems like a great idea. Being one of the most visited cities in the world, it beholds some of the most popular attractions and landmarks from Big Ben, Madame Tussauds to the immensely filled Oxford Shopping Streets which makes sightseeing in London unbounded. It has some of the must visit spots which one just cannot afford to miss on their visit to this beautiful place. • Big Ben One of the most iconic landmarks in London includes The Houses of Parliament’s clock tower which is the Big Ben.
For centuries, the world has been involved with battles between different countries. Many battles or wars, deal with nations trying to take over one another. This concept is defined as imperialism. For example, in World War Two Adolf Hitler tried to take over every country in the world to become a great and all mighty ruler. This lead to several deaths, according to the article World War II , written by an Associate Editor, John Graham Royde-Smith, it proclaims, “The 40,000,000–50,000,000 deaths...bloodiest conflict, as well as the largest war, in history.” Thankfully, the allied countries were able to stop the evil man from ruling the entire world.
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Together, this toxic cocktail contributes to the development of a number of diseases, including cancer, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and cardiovascular disease (Misra, 2014, p. 2). The statistics regarding the harmful effects of smoking are nothing short of staggering. In the 20th century, cigarettes are estimated to have killed 100 million smokers, and today remain the top cause of preventable death in the world (Dautzenberg, 2016, p. 1). Lucchiari et al rightly report that “The World Health Organization estimates that cigarette smoking will claim the lives of 500 million people who are alive today and as many as 1 billion people during the 21st century.” The harmful effects of cigarettes as such are beyond dispute today. There are therefore major efforts underway to find products and strategies to help people reduce or
Moreover, because of the numerous chemicals that cigarettes contain, smoking is the main cause for lung cancer, which is by far considered as the deadliest cancer. It has resulted in the highest number of deaths compared to all other cancer types. ”Cigarette smoking is responsible for approximately 90 percent of lung cancer cases” (Wood, 2013, para. 5). According to The Disney Wiki (n.d.), Walt Disney was a victim of lung cancer caused by many years of smoking.
Begging in 1908, the first mass produced vehicle was released the Ford Model T. Vehicles became popular during the 1920’s with Ford 's Model T selling over one million vehicle. As years passed by more and more people began driving vehicles. Little did we know, the combustion of fuel and air released dangerous chemicals that causes harm to our bodies and especially the earth. A known problem to every human, “The health effects of air pollution imperil human lives. This fact is well-documented.” (Johnson).
Introduction Tobacco is a major contributor to deaths from chronic diseases . Tobacco is the world's single most avoidable cause of death and illness. By the end of the twentieth century, cigarettes killed approximately five million people annually worldwide and tobacco is expected to take the lives of nearly one-half of the world's 1.1 billion current users. It is predicted that during the first quarter century, the number of smokers will increase by a half billion, and the number of annual tobacco-related deaths will more than triple to 10 million, with developing countries suffering the greatest impact. The annual death toll is projected to increase several fold in low income countries by the year 2020, and Pakistan is no exception.