BOOK REVIEWCAVALRY OF THE SKY, THE STORY OF US MARINE COMBAT HELICOPTERS, LYNN MONTROSS, HARPER & BROTHERS, NEW YORK, 1954, 270 PP 1. In order to gain victory in the pacific, United States had displayed one of the most dangerous weapons ever made, atomic bomb. The US Marine Corps realised that the devastating effects of atomic weapons called for new landing force procedures and equipment to replace those which had won so many decisive victories in WW II. They went ahead to utilise the third...
The purpose of this dissertation is to discuss and evaluate the pressure on development land in the South- East of England, and how that pressure relates to the need for sustainable architecture. The reasons for there being pressure on development land in the South-East of England will be described and analysed, as will any differences with the other regions of Britain. The reasons for setting aside or using the available development land and why sustainable architecture should be adopted in...
Explore the relationships between housingand health Introduction Historically, there has been recognised a directrelationship between substandard accommodation and poor health. The IndustrialRevolution in Britain resulted in low standard working-class housing beingbuilt quickly to meet this increase in demand for workers. Over-crowdeddwellings, inadequate sanitation and a proclivity to dispose of all forms ofwaste in cesspools, rivers and the street resulted in severe epidemics of...
Throughout the history of war some leaders have had the foresight to see beyond the conventional wisdom of their era & employ their forces in an unexpected manner, often with resounding success. King Henry V of England destroyed the army of King Charles VI of France at Agincourt with his innovative use of the long bow, which marked the demise of the mounted warrior in the West for over 500 years. Heinz Guderian's acceptance & refinement of the then-radical concepts of JFC Fuller &...
Type 2 diabetes mellitus is a heterogenous syndrome with polygenic origin. Type 2 diabetes mellitus involves both defective insulin secretion and peripheral insulin resistance (1). There is a progressive deterioration in β-cell function over time regardless of the type of therapy. Pancreatic islets are found to be at 50% of normal functional capacity at time of diagnosis; reduction in function is generally found 10 to 12 years before diagnosis (2). Cases of diabetes mellitus 2 are...
Every year during archery and firearm hunting season, thousands of hunters go out for the big buck.  They enjoy the relaxation hunting gives and, if successful, the great meal white tailed deer in Michigan have to offer.  Since October 2008, hunters have had to become more precautious during deer hunting since Chronic Waste Disease (CWD) has become an issue for the lower peninsula of Michigan.  CWD is a brain and nervous system sickness that affects deer and elk (Frequently Asked, paragraph...
INTRODUCTION Studies have shown that only few landscape on earth surface remain unaltered or in their natural state and is due to immerse demographic pressure and anthropogenic activities (Zubair, 2006). Competition between species and human beings has been the leading cause of land cover change in the world. This factor is substantially verified by the conversion of forest land to other uses like farmlands for agriculture, industry urban development, infrastructure, recreation and...
1) Reflect on the process of identifying a research topic and research question personally and negotiating the final choice in your research group, reflect on the choice of methods and how this affected your final research question.Why were methods chosenSimple and easy to implementThey are specific to our aim. EG questionnaires and interviews enable us to get the views and opinions of the stallsThey haven't got any constraining factors such as time and capital. Eg postal surveys weren't used...
Social network analysis is based on an assumption of the importance of relationships among interacting units. The social network perspective encompasses theories, models, and applications that are expressed in terms of relational concepts or processes. Along with growing interest and increased use of network analysis has come a consensus about the central principles underlying the network perspective. In addition to the use of relational concepts, we note the following as being important:...
To study the impact of events on the development of Mughlai cuisine of North India and the further scopes to promote food tourism destination. The aim of this chapter is to provide its readers with an overview into the topic of the research. The first section of this chapter would deal with the introduction to the Mughal History, Imperial cuisine and Sultan's etiquette . The second section would deal with Tourism and its social and cultural impact on a society. The final section would deal...