THE HORRORS OF WAR: Essay Writing Topics

English_Master March 25, 2015 No Comments
THE HORRORS OF WAR Man has been fighting since times immemorial. But with the passage of time, wars have become more and more terrible. The 20th century witnessed two world wars. Hundreds of millions young men were killed. Cities were razed to the ground. Even hospitals and schools did not escape destruction. Now when science has invented atom and hydrogen bombs, Supersonic planes, long range missiles and nuclear weapons, war has become a most terrifying thing to think of. In ancient times, only the soldiers fought. The civilians were left in peace. Modern war makes no difference between soldier and civilians. Bombers rain death from sky. They destroy everything: military targets, aerodromes, factories, hospitals and homes. After a bombing raid, a city gives a deserted look of suffering, pain and death. The water supply is disrupted. Men, women and children are found buried alive in debris. It seems that the Angel of Death has visited and breathed on their faces his deadly breath. The atom bomb is truly horrible. A single bomb dropped on Hiroshima in Japan killed more than two million men within a few minutes. Now science has perfected far more destructive hydrogen bombs and nuclear weapons. If third world war breaks out, whole nations will be...
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