ESP Biography

ALEXANDRE TODOROV, BU Student who is addicted to Military History

Major: History

College/Employer: Boston University

Year of Graduation: 2014

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Past Classes

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H6604: Defining Rationality: End, Means and the Logic that Connects Theme in Splash! 2012 (Nov. 17 - 18, 2012)
In our modern age of no concrete truths, defining rationality has become one of the key challenges for modern philosophers and thinkers. In this class we will explore how to define rationality and whether we can define an action as logical or illogical.

H6607: Tanks for the Memories: Armored Warfare in World War 2 in Splash! 2012 (Nov. 17 - 18, 2012)
They are big. They are loud. They make explosions. Tanks are some of the most fascinating vehicles ever made, but what is the logic behind their creation? In this class we will look at tank warfare in World War 2 and analyze how each nation approached, designed and put into action their own ideas as to how to fight with tanks.

X5489: The History and Art of Professional Wrestling in Splash! 2011 (Nov. 19 - 20, 2011)
You either love it or hate but it is impossible that you have never run into it. Professional Wrestling occupies a special niche within American pop culture, yet its reach, impact and incredibly rich history are either unknown or misunderstood. Thus, take a dive along side your humble guide into this world of good, evil and half naked athletes performing in front of thousands of cheering fans.

H4314: Warfare in the Age of the Samurai in Splash! 2010 (Nov. 20 - 21, 2010)
Thanks to manga and anime, the samurai have really entered into American pop culture, yet the real things are even cooler than their fictionalized counterparts. In this class you will learn about the men who fought over Japan for 500 years, from the great leaders to the individual soldiers fighting in the battle lines.

H4317: Phalanx, Warband and Legion: Warfare in the time of Caesar in Splash! 2010 (Nov. 20 - 21, 2010)
This course will cover the military history between the expansion of the Roman Republic and the formation of the empire. It is for all students who are interested in seeing how and why these ancient soldiers fought.