Lifelines

World War II
World War II
World War II In the early morning hours of September 1, 1939, the German armies marched into Poland. On September 3 the British and French surprised Hitler by declaring war on Germany, but they had no plans for rendering active assistance to the Poles. The Battle of Britain In the summer of 1940, Hitler dominated Europe from the North Cape to the Pyrenees. His one remaining active enemy?Britain, under a new prime minister, Winston Churchill?vowed to continue fighting. Whether it could was quest
Utilization of Formal and Informal Health Services
Utilization of Formal and Informal Health Services
Running head: UTILIZATION OF FORMAL AND INFORMAL SERVICES Utilization of Formal and Informal Health Services by Rural Elderly African Americans Constance Hall University of Phoenix Online Joann Zerwekh February, 2005 Abstract This exploratory descriptive study will present rural elderly African American?s utilization of formal and informal services. The social systems theory will be used to explain the interrelatedness and impact of various systems upon the rural elderly African American. Examin
Review of quake preparedness
Review of quake preparedness
As Sept. 1, annual disaster drill day and the 89th anniversary of the 1923 Great Kanto Earthquake, nears, it is appropriate to think about ways to better cope with future earthquakes that may directly hit Tokyo. It is expected that major earthquakes with a magnitude-7 will take place close to or beneath the nation\'s capital. A government estimate shows that quakes expected to happen north of Tokyo Bay, for example, will cause some 11,000 deaths and cost up to ?112 trillion in economic damage. I