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History of the taker Gluckauf
... was achieved by putting the pump room forward of the boiler in a separate ... inthe engine room the cofferdam would prevent the explosion from coming in contact with the ... . The Gluckauf was built in Newcastle in 1886 for the German American Petroleum Co, by ... the being the largest builder of warships inthe world. Today the large tankers rival the ... inthe underwater wreckage
After the production of the Gluckauf as the first "modern" tanker the ... Word Count: 1217 | Page Count: 7
... are being filed on Napster bythe famous rock band Metallica. ... in entertainment today. I am going to discuss the main arguments presented by ... has been great controversy inthe music and entertainment world regarding ... would you do? Opposition bythe major record labels has ... is preferred by many of the artists around the country. The fee per ... solutions. With all the arguments still up inthe air, it is ... hard to tell what the outcome ... Word Count: 676 | Page Count: 3
Dont Judge a Book by the Cover
Dont Judge a Book bythe Cover
You Can\'t Tell ... a book bythe cover only leads to surprises, and in this case ... , judging a human by dress can lead ... what is in their refrigerator does not depict behavior.
By seeing what ... one wears and eats in no way ... cannot judge a book by its cover; the same goes with people ... Word Count: 611 | Page Count: 5
... been shaped by various forces. Forces that have changed the life completely ... than a rational mind joined by a soul. Bigger strives to ... a door in his face. Inthe first book, Wright tells the reader these ... (p.31). Bigger is controlled by forces that he cannot tangibly ... be controlled his entire life by ambivalent outside forces who could ... of self. He is isolated by a blind society, he is ... loved by no one, he has never ... Word Count: 857 | Page Count: 3
Water vs oil
... will have a fundamental role inthe continuation of life on our ... but is not fundamental inthe survival of life. The future for both ... natural resources. Water is used inthe making of steel, plastic and ... in various other fields of industry. Inthe domestic situation, oil is used in ... discovery. Inthe past, oil has been used by humans all around the world ... to aid in their everyday ... Word Count: 783 | Page Count: 4
A Difficult Decision
... seems like a big smack inthe face at times. Anyone ... my share of hardships inthe first 17 years of ... the very lowest of the social scale. You wonder “What inthe ...
Scott Bathroom Tissue is inthe lower class of toilet paper ... be specific. Just by looking at the name, “Soft ‘N Gentle ... was developed by a bunch of hillbillies from the south that ... their genius minds by adding slang to the title of their ... close to telling you that inthe name, they don’t because ... Word Count: 1040 | Page Count: 4
Chaos in king lear - as reflec
... caused bythe treacheries of the evil characters.
Gloucester is a character inthe play ... or reflected bythe heaven and stars:
These late eclipses inthe sun and ... ; blood. Inthe mock trial held by Lear, along with Edgar, the Fool and ... represent the disorder inthe state of England and the characters in King Lear by Shakespeare ... . By reflecting the chaotic properties of the plot in nature, Shakespeare endears the situation to the ... Word Count: 1030 | Page Count: 6
Lsd And Mainstream 1960s Media
Despite the negative portrayal in mainstream 1960s media, justifications expressed by counterculture ... existed within the pandemonium of the nation and many still relished inthe idea ... and fiction, influenced the nation’s minds resulting inthe effect of political change ... , with no alternative to expand the mind inthe same ways. Americans who ... education under government control resulted inthe LSD becoming an illegal substance ... Word Count: 1911 | Page Count: 8
Frankenstein-by Mary Shelley
... always been fascinated by nature. Bythe time he was in his late teens ... met up with his monster inthe mountains near a glacier. Here ... hated his creator for making inthe first place. He set out ... locket and put it inthe pocket of the soon-to-be-executed ... create a female for him. Inthe middle of Victor¹s progress of ... swore to make Frankenstein the most miserable person inthe world. He murdered ... Word Count: 668 | Page Count: 3
negative points. Inthe situation of casinos, the positive side has a ... numerous jobs are created by and for the government. Another
positive aspect ... number of jobs are created. Inthe past three years casinos have ...
tax-payer money also. Inthe event that the funding from casinos was ... raised to keep money inthe listed areas or the
areas would receive ... then
going to other businesses inthe district to spend money it ... Word Count: 716 | Page Count: 3
... Canada". They paid the costs of publishing the paper by depriving
themselves of ... rights. They began by getting the right and the ability to vote. Once ... widows
In 1916 she published the first edition of "The Legal Status ... the war, she became the first
woman in Canadian history to be asked bythe ... the entrance to the Senate
Chamber in Ottawa and the other at the post office in ... Word Count: 471 | Page Count: 3
... “They who have been bred inthe school of politics fail now ... all can see inthe present political situation of the United States. Politicians ... without the fear of persecution by people that did not understand.
The transcendentalist ... of the sixties. In many ways the “hippies’” movement paralleled the transcendentalists’, and the “hippies ... commitment to the spiritual aspects therein, and the “hippie” movement inthe sixties gives ... Word Count: 630 | Page Count: 3
... tried it. Lets just say the jury is still out - ... I have come to the conclusion that the computer is an escape ... there is nothing better that the spoken word - just two ... am retired from the military after 21 years. The Clinton drawdown ... a real job. Teaching fit the bill. I teach both ...
working on a certificate in administration and my EDS. ... enjoy the simple pleasures in life - I am very old fashion inthe ... love to hold hands - sit by a fire with a glass ... Word Count: 507 | Page Count: 3
Another Cyrano De Bergerac
... Later, I dreaded the thought of seeing mockery inthe
eyes of a ... His only wish in life was to dye noble . . .
bythe sword, but ... he again he is hurt by an outside ... , but from behind, in an
ambush, by a lackey wielding a ... consistent to
the end, I've failed in everything, even in my death ... ," the
reader is ... a hero
wins the adoration of his followers. By showing his intense ... Word Count: 557 | Page Count: 3
... first appeared inthe 1740’s in Germany. During this time the seven-year ... bythe 1840’s it was out of use. Yet in America they stayed in ... first grand piano in c1781 and bythe end of the 18th century was ... the French revolution drove those in France to England, which by now was the ... piano production capital of the ... Broadwood.
With the rise of the Romantic Movement inthe 19th century the piano endured ... Word Count: 2333 | Page Count: 10
... Vietnam. It was colonized bythe French inthe
late 1800\'s and given ...
in 1959, the first American advisors were killed during a battle. By 1960 the ... . In 1965 the first US ground
troops were sent to Vietnam. By 1969 the ... the publishing of the Pentagon Papers, which were actions taken in Vietnam secretly bythe ... government, caused the US population to distrust the government. In ... Word Count: 1720 | Page Count: 6
Preparing For A Cruise Vacation
... After making reservations for the Cruise accommodations and flight ... this by contacting the Cruise Line or the Consulate of the ports ... you will be visiting. By ... extra money for the unexpected or the deal you might ... given you is correct by contacting the appropriate consulate for your ... from the United States to the British Islands of the Bahamas ... in order will be the beginning to a peaceful vacation.
By ... Word Count: 437 | Page Count: 3
Un-Victorian Tenets of Browning in Karshish Browni
... of infinite moment in which life is measured bythe intensity of one’s ... existence. This is seen inthe way ... in Karshish’s inability to determine scientifically what happened inthe miracle brought about by ... Jesus. In turn, Karshish’s inability ... inthe war. Obscurity is also established by attempting to reflect the movement of the ... Word Count: 933 | Page Count: 3
William Shakespeare was born in the year of 1564 i
William Shakespeare was born inthe year of 1564 in Stratford-upon-Avon, ... actor, writer, director, and stockholder in "The King’s Men" company.
He acted ... "Venus and Adonius", was written inthe year 1593. Then a year ... closed because of the contagious epidemic known as the plague.
Inthe late 1590’s ... time. In 1599 a theatre called the Globe was built by Shakespeare’s company ... buried at the chancel of the Church of the Holy Trinity in Stratford. The cause ... Word Count: 676 | Page Count: 4
... the binge/purge syndrome occurs in response to overwhelming hunger brought on by ... dieting. Once the bulimic ... obesity (p. 78).
Experts inthe field of psychiatry try to ... , and examine what might reduce the risk. Inthe case of eating disorders ... imbalance of hormones to the malfunction of serotonin inthe brain (Simon-Kumar ... short time, inthe long run they will be back inthe same path ... Word Count: 1910 | Page Count: 9
... young people are the prime target inthe tobacco wars. The cigarette manufacturers may ... complete style has been attacked by many Tobacco-Free Kids organizations ... that they are being influenced by cigarette advertising.
If these kids ... of peer pressure, is the mystery behind the rise in adolescent smoking.
How ... and to not be swayed bythe tobacco companies who are trying ... . "10 steps to keep the children in your practice nonsmokers." American Family ... Word Count: 761 | Page Count: 4
100 Years Of Solitude
... as Edmund Spenser believes in ?the ever-whirling wheel of ... isolates himself from
the rest of the world.
Inthe beginning of Aureliano ... the reform movement led
bythe anticlerical and democratic bourgeoisie. After the ... well. After being captured bythe enemy, Aureliano is not ... by writing out his experiences in verse. In this
way, he comes to the ... and protect civilian lives. Inthe same way, he orders ... stage of his life.
Inthe latter part of his life ... Word Count: 879 | Page Count: 4
Faith lost in God
... Lost In God
The book Night by Elie ... as the painful times
during the Holocaust. There are many representations in this ... of loss of faith in Night, is when the Jews are talking ... of the Jews inthe camps like to deal with their situation by praying ... the death of the young pipel resembles the same death of his faith in ... ; In conclusion, the story Night, written by Elie Wiesel, takes place during the Holocaust.
The ... Word Count: 714 | Page Count: 4
Hinduism Through Movies
... children & grandchildren will grow up inthe faith of their forefathers? Will ... be addressed in a style and medium they relate to -- the style ... capture their interest! The product will be made in an entertaining format ... immensely powerful in its impact. “Hinduism Through Movies” will explain the Hindu ... of parents all over the world and the punya of all those ... blessings. Someone who, at the end of the day, will want to ... Word Count: 317 | Page Count: 2
... you should judge anyone bythe way they look or ... he failed as a student inthe classical secondary
schools. This led ... I and Served inthe Bavarian Sixteenth Regiment on the Western Front. ... by German defeat. He
became convinced that Germany had been “stabbed inthe ... back” by Jews and
Marxists. So ... happened to Germany inthe World War I. The war debt had ... of the Germans and the Communist, and reunite the parts of Europe
in ... Word Count: 1291 | Page Count: 6
Young Goodman Brown: The Downfall of Young Goodman
... There is a tremendous irony to this promise because
when ... to the snake inthe
story of Adam and Eve. The snake ... to walk on with the
Devil inthe disbelief of what he ... voices that he has before
inthe community. Once Goodman Brown ... simply bythe power of suggestion. The suggestion that the
woman in question ... temple. The altar was a rock inthe middle of the congregation and ... race" statement
reflects to theirony of Brown\'s earlier statement ... Word Count: 2322 | Page Count: 10
Death of Salesman
... business is another big fault. Inthe story, we get to know ... well-liked by others. Willy bragged about being successful in his job ... and being liked by everyone. " \'Willy ... to return to his house. By doing this, Willy is once ... it is not much portrayed inthe play, it is noticeable that ... really did not know anyone. Inthe end, Willy kills himself. Willy ... Word Count: 912 | Page Count: 4
Economic Development in Zimbabwe
... country inthe southern, sub-Saharan area of the African continent bordered by South ... by Rhodes the British South Africa Company (BSA) was chartered in 1889 with the ... great implications late inthe countries political future.
By 1960 Rhodesia was ... inthe agricultural sector with the majority of this produced at subsistence levels by ... or export goods. By structuring the Zimbabwe’s economic system in a way that ... Word Count: 1547 | Page Count: 7
... and blacksmith, and raised livestock inthe country near
Reading, Pennsylvania. ...
HE cam e to know the Indians inthe forest. Early on he ... was marking the habits of wild ... It was given to him by his fater.
This was how ... his family moved to the Yadkin Valley in North Carolina. This ... going on a military expedition inthe French and Indian war. ... the
Wilderness Road and in April they had an settlement in Boonesborough. IN ... Word Count: 355 | Page Count: 2
... system of government unworkable. By looking at his administrative techniques ... Instability within the Julio-Claudian house, generated by uncertainty over the succession, led ... high place as Caligula passed by. Sometimes he ordered those ... exiles and reimbursed those wronged bythe imperial tax system. (Oxford ... done to the carefully crafted political edifice created by Augustus, Gaius ... were invited to the palace inthe horse\'s name. And the horse, too ... Word Count: 1060 | Page Count: 5
... . Louis. He moved up inthe ranks of printing and moved ... Twain stopped piloting the riverboat in 1861, at the start of the Civil War ... left immediately after being involved inthe shooting of a civilian. He ... mill every fifteen steps.
Inspired bythe vein of silver as wide ... Egypt where he was surprised bythe large number of American tourists ... . Samuel Clemens was born in 1835, the night of the Haley’s Comet. He ... Word Count: 597 | Page Count: 3
... tears, the tears I cried after the incident. The pain in my foot ... were so obsessed and entangled bythe wonders you did for ... right inthe arm. It also stabbed the people I loved right inthe arm ... again. The thoughts of the word damage, this word in relation to ... was still in shock and the process of recovering.
"Bythe sound of ... slipped over inthe rain I wouldnâ€™t have got stabbed by that ... hurt me. The ones that poke me right inthe arm and sting ... Word Count: 1172 | Page Count: 5
... hide under the mask called god, but by doing that ... place inthe hierarchy of gods as the supreme one. The father ... The strength of the Olympic myths lies inthe nature, people believed in nature ... much on it.
Inthe "Old school" religion the Genesis, we ... the god? Some religions try to avoid answering this question by ... that. But the religion itself was always used bythe people who ... stand behind it to make others slaves to the ... Word Count: 1291 | Page Count: 5
Burton and his Auter
... surprisingly similar to those found inThe Cabinet of Dr. Caligari, ... with an abnormal body, while the townspeople inthe pastel clothing, are mean ... acceptance bythe other side, but are always rejected and misperceived inthe end ... .” For most Burton characters, it is this misperception bythe ... choose, having people put you inthe category of being...” Burton chooses ... he loses himself in that world by withdrawing from the one he is ... Word Count: 2436 | Page Count: 9
... unable to reflect on the movie in its entirety. But ... well.
The harsh reaction of the students at the particular white ... weren't directly discriminating the black students for their ... , violent, dirty etc. The discriminating acts of categorizing are ... white. The initial discrimination of different people in modern day ... is derived from the reputation that the majority of that the ... in existence today for example towards Asians and Jews. The ... Word Count: 367 | Page Count: 2
The Imf And The Bretton Woods Agreements
... gauged bythe U.S. balance of payments. Considering this, confidence inthe dollar ... in progress. By this time, the powerful new transnational actors collectively lost confidence inthe ... discourages borrowing by those who can obtain accommodation inthe market. Fourth, the above ... effort bythe entire world community is needed to repair the major shortcomings inthe ... Word Count: 4139 | Page Count: 16
... word is
translated bythe Romans to "veritas." Again, "veritas" in English is ... to bring forth, to reveal the real, inthe
mode of ordering, as ... of
revealing that holds sway inthe essenc e of modern technology ... occurs through gestell. Inthe idea
of gestell lies the idea of information ... unc oncealment." Poiesis is
rooted inthe word "alethia" (which was previously ... features
of Heidegger\'s work in "The Question Concerning Technology." Each idea ... Word Count: 892 | Page Count: 5
... in late 1938. Efforts failed, but were picked up bythe ... designed and built. The whole development inthe making of an atomic ... in New Mexico. The end result was the dropping of two atomic bombs bythe ... the effects the bomb had inthe economy.
Nuclear fission is the driving force behind the ... the Manhattan Project, headed by J. Robert Oppenheimer. This project was held in ... Los Alamos, New Mexico. Atomic energy was created by uranium. The ... Word Count: 1070 | Page Count: 5
The Ghost Dance
... of the Indians, as partrayed inthe movie Thunderheart. During the movie Thunderheart the white ... back inthe old days. The white man inthe movie treats all of the Indians ... the same stuff as they were inthe late 1800\'s. Bythe end of the ... role inthe Indians traditions. During the late 1800\'s it was invented by ... Wovoka to bring back the ancestors to help defeat the white man. In ... from the Indians. In this movie the white man did not succeed. Inthe ... Word Count: 1868 | Page Count: 6
Poerty to me
Poerty to me
Thoughts, anger, happiness and ideas
To get deep in your soul and let out all the emotions
Word Count: 19 | Page Count: 1
Magic The Gathering
... was always fascinated by games in general, and inthe stages of
developing ... display boxes of Magic cards] inthe store. So I threw them ... the caster inthe outcome of the battle.
Although the basic rules sounded simple enough, the ... enemy, white,
represents the holy side inthe world of Dominia. White ... "
(Baxter 35). The final color in Magic is the color blue. Ally ... in duels to see who
is the best Magic wizard inthe world for the ... Word Count: 1358 | Page Count: 10
... that way because of all the consequences that could come with ... pregnancy and STDs. I think the percentages for both would go ... teach them that the number of partners increases the risk of not ... be educated, as well as the parents.
Another thing is I ... about drugs. But where is the commercial for teen pregnancy and ... that those are the only problems we are facing in our country ... alike need to understand that.
The only prevention is education. If ... Word Count: 336 | Page Count: 2
Caffeine is the most widely used drug inthe
world. It is ... an effective stimulant of the central ...
nervous system and in large amounts ... soft
drink consumed by a child can have the same effect ... up for declining performance caused by lack of
rest and ...
pressure, cigarette smoking increases the risk of
cardiovascular complications for ... Word Count: 616 | Page Count: 12
... from all the stress brought on by everyday life inthe city. This ... trees, would look from the view inthe new family cabin. ... in Alabama?"
Poppa was really irritated by her question. It was evident bythe ... look on his face. He answered her in an ... have been in denial about the racial situation inthe south. Whatever ... did not belong inthe saloon. Inthe movie the bad guy always ... Just like inthe movie the bad guys walk through the door and ... Word Count: 3003 | Page Count: 12
An End To Genetic Diseases
... mutations inthe cells where "chemical changes inthe cell cause a breakdown inthe ... be used bythe body as a source of energy. In addition, this ... by this horrible disease die of bronchopneumonia. Bronchopneumonia is an infection inthe ... fibrosis is like the rest of the genetic diseases inthe fact that you ... genetic effect on the child, only the nucleus inthe egg. The woman could use ... Word Count: 4519 | Page Count: 18
... , have inhabited the moon because Earth is engauged in a full
thermonuclier ... war. The dangers of the moon however ... metal puncher came by and punched a
hole inthe ground right next ... was over, the CMP chips, which has been
implanted in everyone\'s ... brain that had come to the moon ... over peoples minds.
Finally, inthe end, the war on earth died down ... Word Count: 428 | Page Count: 4
New Jersey Vs TLO
... questioned about smoking
inthe bathroom. Upon further questioning the second student ... the police of the offense and then sent inthe
evidence to the police. While in ... In court T.L.O tried to suppress the evidence by deeming the ... it was overturned bythe New Jersey Supreme Court.
In trying to ... reasonable because of the suspicion of her
smoking inthe bathroom. During ... used by teenagers. Upon that evidence he searched the bag
thoroughly in ... Word Count: 326 | Page Count: 2
The Use of Protectionism for the Steel Industry
... negative effects on the American economy. Currently the headlines inthe news pertain to ... the use of protectionism methods ... these policies.
The current crisis within the steel industry started inthe last eighteen ... be hurt bythe protection of the steel industry resulting in many of the side ... a great deal inthe last decade. The industries included within the steel industry ... Word Count: 875 | Page Count: 6
... (Bedau1) One example of the death
penalty inthe bible is "Whoever strikes ... "wrought folly on Israel by playing the harlot in her
father\'s house ... federal level). Any time
inthe trial the defense may choose to appeal ... . If
the appeal is granted Inthe state court system the appellate will ... or inthe federal system, to the supreme. From the
State Supreme Court the case ... inthe middle of the
The gas chamber was first used in Nevada in ... Word Count: 1300 | Page Count: 7
Toms Character in the Great Gatsby
... he has inthe novel, no signs of moral teachings by his ... family were evident. The actions he took inthe book ... that he feels are lower inthe social and financial ladder. ... . Tom\'s immoral acts inthe novel stem from his overconfidence ... daughter. This is shown inthe novel when Daisy says " ... then cause the other person to do the same inthe process. Moreover ... , he uses his accomplice inthe adultery ... Word Count: 486 | Page Count: 2