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History of the taker Gluckauf
... the Captain and watch keepers could control the ship, even though the steering wheel andthe ... the ship was asa three masted Barkentine. The sails were put on the ship to ... one of the first ships to create a cofferdam between the engines andthe oil cargo ... anda Lyle gun. A Lyle gun is a cannon that shoots a projectile attached toa ... bar and started to tow it to harbor. While in tow the hawser broke andthe ... Word Count: 1217 | Page Count: 7
... of. The whole things came to him in the form of a powerful and simple ... ). Just as Bigger later hides himself amidst the catacombs of the old buildings ... is clinging tothe act of violence he performed as an affirmation of ... given the chance to fulfill them. His crime of violence is as much the ... crime of the ... people around him, who stifled his soul and ... Word Count: 857 | Page Count: 3
... much, and his death in 1903 actually came asa relief to Adolf.
Adolf ... failed asa student in the classical secondary
schools. This led Hitler to new ... to conflict with the national
government in Berlin. Hitler regarded this quarrel asa ... chance to ... take over both
the Bavarian andthe national German ... Word Count: 1291 | Page Count: 6
Economic Development in Zimbabwe
... Zimbabwean socio-economic and political system, as means to analyzing the countries economic development ... . Asa condition of this agreement Rhodesia was granted independence from the Commonwealth, and ... tothe former Rhodesia and four months later Zimbabwe was indoctrinated asa member of the ... United Nations11.
Zimbabwe’s political system exists to this day as ... its mining industry andasa result it is one of the most developed ... Word Count: 1547 | Page Count: 7
... perfect around the house. Work, politics, and decisions were left tothe males. Nora ... when she broke the law and decided to borrow money to pay for her ... is forced to play a role rather than be herself andthe eventual ... of the marriage. Throughout the play Nora is looked down upon and treated asa ... possession by her husband. She is something to please him and ... used for show. He is looked upon asthe provider andthe ... Word Count: 560 | Page Count: 3
The Imf And The Bretton Woods Agreements
... way toa system better suited tothe realities of the time. The Bretton Woods\' agreements and ... of the countries to which the banks were most exposed-middle income countries. Asa ... crises the IMF is perfectly suited to deal with such crises both asa ... crisis lender andasa crisis manager.
Clearly the ... role of the IMF as international ... Word Count: 4139 | Page Count: 16
In Saving Jessica, Did Laurlene McDaniel Accuratel
... ). The function of the fistula, as told in the novel, is to join an artery toa ... vein and ... this is done to ... make inserting needles easier. The novel ... sides tothe filter, on one side blood passes, and on the other, a substance ... Word Count: 1543 | Page Count: 6
An End To Genetic Diseases
... (63). Asthe disease progresses, it becomes difficult for the child to eat, and " ... to stroke and other complications, and may leave its victims susceptible to infections and disease-- and ... ). Asa result, food passes through the body without being broken down and absorbed, andthe ... a person asthe decision whether to bare or beget a child" (107). The right to ... have a ... Word Count: 4519 | Page Count: 18
Karl Marx was a German scholar who lived in the ni
... the churches,
help capitalists to keep the workers quiet and obedient. Religion,
according to Mar \'the ... opiate of the masses\'. The ... the provisional government. The leaders of the Bolsheviks, Lenin and
Trotsky, began to build a ... and m promoted the idea of Stalin asa great, nearly god-like
leader, anda ... project is to list
the events the novel and match them ... Word Count: 902 | Page Count: 19
Ritalin and Its Uses
... 1955, classified asa controlled substance
in 1971, and became the drug of choice ... to activate the brain stem arousal system
and cortex, and, like cocaine, works on the ... neurotransmitter dopamine. It
appears to increase the ... asa therapy. Some doctors who are reluctant to prescribe
Ritalin find that the ... would take the time to provide
a complete examination of the patient. To make a correct ... Word Count: 1393 | Page Count: 6
... , occur if the person sets the cause of the anxiety toa certain object, or ... a parenting figure by throwing tantrums. Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder is seen asa ... fixation in the mind at the primary stage of ... condition is known as autonomic lability that contributes toa tendency to be jumpy ... of trying to resolve the issues the ego retreats andthe person regresses tothe oral stage ... Word Count: 1083 | Page Count: 7
... was feeling the effects of being on the road. Asa matter of fact ... with the deed andthe will. The plan was to build a cabin on the land and use ... it for a ... saw this asthe perfect opportunity to ask grandpa about the land and rally for ... . Even the cook anda few dishwashers came from the back of the restaurant to see ... too mad to listen to reason. She was a stubborn asa mule and she was ... Word Count: 3003 | Page Count: 12
A Difficult Decision
... wouldn’t learn the difference between hot and cold or right and wrong. The decisions ... a short life they are ripped to shreds and are very dirty, to say the ... time keeping his pants toa reasonable level and has an indescribable odor ... that the brilliant scientists of this breakthrough in toilet paper known as ... “Soft N’ Gentle” are hillbillies from the fact that ... at the name again and you will realize how reassuring to you and other ... Word Count: 1040 | Page Count: 4
... deserve to be punished, and many are upset with Yasir Arfat, asa result ... to take a stand to help stop the attacks on innocent lives our lives andthe ... an outrage, andthe Israeli people need to take a stand to help stop these ... a stand for the life of the Israeli people, for Americans and peace, As well asthe ... group that has been linked to him the Al ... Word Count: 752 | Page Count: 3
Fate? Are You Sure?
... around the corner as he strolls home from the battle. "So foul and fair a ... the nobleman as "lesser then Macbeth and greater; they hail\'d him [asthe] father toa ... line of kings" (I, iii, 65; III, i, 60). The ... claim tothe throne for a long time.
But what about cause and effect ... to Macbeth takes on a second meaning:
"And oftentimes, to win us to our harm,
The ... Word Count: 1114 | Page Count: 6
Langston Hughes: A Poet Supreme
... music asa structural or emulative model; and (3) consciously transforms the prevailing ... values the long form, the novel in particular, asa statement of intellectual acheivement and ... a literary artist, because he was tied tothe written as well asthe oral tradition, and ... the Caribbean, Europe, and elsewhere, and traveled incessantly, could be thought of asa relitively ... Asa poet, I hope to make my mark and contribution to African Americans as ... Word Count: 2403 | Page Count: 10
Death of Salesman
... have the friends and contacts that he claimed and emphasized his boys to have ... to him and his family.
Willy commits many faults that categorize him asa ... villain. The ... past. Through the flashbacks, the audience gets to notice that the only thing he ... his son to follow his dream andto be happy.
During a flashback, the audience ... Word Count: 912 | Page Count: 4
Young Goodman Brown: The Downfall of Young Goodman
... like a snake is a reference tothe snake in the
story of Adam and Eve. The ... snake led Adam and ... "a
black mass of cloud" goes in between Brown andthe sky as if to ... and good Christians.") The leader than dips his hand in the rock to
draw a ... liquid from it and "to lay the mark of ... emotion asa normal person would have had.
The closest Brown comes to showing ... Word Count: 2322 | Page Count: 10
... for the exploration and settlement of Kentucky.
Daniel’s father was a weaver and blacksmith, and ... raised livestock in the country near
Reading ... 2, 1734. Daniel was a man
of the wild, an explorer of ... was going on a military expedition in the French and Indian war. There ... he
would meet a man ... 1775 him and his friends began to clear the
Wilderness Road and in April ... Word Count: 355 | Page Count: 2
... to Augustus\' adopted grandson, Germanicus, and Augustus\' granddaughter, Agrippina. (Barrett, 1989, 16) Asa ... baby he accompanied his parents on military campaigns in the north and ... was shown tothe troops wearing a miniature soldier\'s outfit, including the ... ended the senate’s right to mint coinage in Rome and handed back tothe people the ... guests were invited tothe palace in the horse\'s name. Andthe horse, too ... Word Count: 1060 | Page Count: 5
... as smolts and which have
become silvery in colour, descend tothe sea. Upon the ... first return of the
Atlantic salmon to its spawning ground, the ... fish is known asa grilse ...
destroyed because of the damage they did to forests andthe flooding
occasionally caused ... individual citizens andthe nation asa whole,
expressing its collective will and sovereity. The maple ... Word Count: 2411 | Page Count: 11
... . Asa result, the social security plan began paying out benefits almost immediately to ... in a unique position to
change the laws of commerce and contract to adjust the
system ... , making it more responsive tothe ... needs of the ... Word Count: 2203 | Page Count: 19
William Shakespeare was born in the year of 1564 i
... was the third of eight children born to John and Mary ... Arden Shakespeare. John Shakespeare was a tanner, anda ... glove maker. He served a term asthe mayor ... dowry.
William Shakespeare went toa very good grammar school ... as an established playwright. In 1593 he found a patron, Henry Wriothsley, to ... theatre in 1610 and returned to Stratford. On the 25th of March ... but did not want anybody to know.
Seven years after ... Word Count: 676 | Page Count: 4
... ; the heat produced is a waste product and is dissipated as efficiently as possible. In a ... power reactor the ... , geology, archeology, and environmental sciences.
A breeder reactor is defined asa reactor that ... both consumes and produces fissionable fuel ... the civil nuclear fuel cycle to make electricity, which is widely seen asa ... Word Count: 618 | Page Count: 3
... and Lover’s Leap. Clemens described the residents of Hannibal as happy and content with the ... up in the ranks of printing and moved to New York and eventually to Washington ... on the riverboat and how glorious it must have been to be a pilot ... the Civil War, to join the Union. He went to war for two weeks and ... soon went to San Francisco and took a job at the San Francisco Times ... wanted to travel, so he boarded a ship to Hawaii, also known asthe Sandwich ... Word Count: 597 | Page Count: 3
... asa sign of independence. The more authority figures tell them not to smoke, the ... as Rolling Stone and Spin. The ads also fuel some of the reasons the ... are all the things a young person, between childhood and adolescence, needs and desires ... who smoke and ask them to stop (Thomas).
Children are the most ... re young to be independent thinkers andto not be swayed by the tobacco ... Camel andthe 'Black Flag' war on tobacco." JAMA, The Journal of the American ... Word Count: 761 | Page Count: 4
... in a government that
is very principled and just andas democratic as possible. The American ... largely wants to give as much
power as possible back tothe people, and this goes ... the Balanced
Budget Act, and also providing a detailed blueprint of the budget that the ...
public can easily understand and ... to
both the rich and poor. This could possibly be achieved by making a ... Word Count: 551 | Page Count: 3
Another Cyrano De Bergerac
... he lives life tothe hilt, and because he is a victim of
his ... seeing mockery in the
eyes of a mistress. Thanks to you I've ... least had a
woman's friendship, a gracious presence to soften the harsh
loneliness ... way
to live life tothe fullest. Cyrano's introduction tothe reader
definitely leaves a ... , by a lackey wielding a log! I've been consistent tothe end, I ... life tothe fullest, and still remaining human, he
is able to win the heart ... Word Count: 557 | Page Count: 3
100 Years Of Solitude
... ?a experiences life andthe changes which
accompany it. Spenser views human life asa ... constant change from one stage to another.
The change may ... males and all with a look of
solitude that left no doubt astothe ... relationship.? His indifference to his surroundings and
circumstances lead to his ... a transformation from a lively leader toa corrupt cynic, and ultimately dies a dispassionate loner. The ... Word Count: 879 | Page Count: 4
... the author\'s own life and depicted a white girl who attempts to escape the ... racism of a small ... -town life. Other works in the 1950s and ... words that reduced the delicacy and towering complexity of living toa race theory ... and several affairs behind. The liberal Mrs Jessie Stilwell is a reluctant hostess tothe ... Word Count: 1107 | Page Count: 6
Minor League Baseball: Boom or Bust to Communities
If the stadium and team are to be evaluated asa true community resource ... , they
must serve the ... attract downtown workers and residents and city
visitors tothe island. A marina anda riverboat, which ... formed, anda plan was immediately developed to build the
stadium. The cost for the stadium ... football, and other forms of
entertainment. Later, he viewed the project asa revenue ... Word Count: 2812 | Page Count: 12
Music For Children
... to begin to doze and then CRASH! The whole orchestra would play a chord as loud as ... anda delightful mood tothe music. Children seem to respond the most tothe light and humorous feel to ... Eve in a time long ago, andthe nutcracker that she receives asa present ... the result of this. The prince and Clara sit upon a great throne to watch as ... dancers perform the “Russian ... Word Count: 1250 | Page Count: 5
... the Mexican cartels. Cali andthe Mexican cartels are both a threat tothe U.S. and ... the brothers with operating a Continuing Criminal Enterprise to manufacture and distribute methamphetamine, as well as ... conspiracy to possess ... cartels taught the younger generation cartels how to be a business and how to make ... Word Count: 1344 | Page Count: 6
The Role Catalysts In Chemical Reactions, Their Im
... reduce damage tothe
The process of catalysis is essential tothe modern day ... returning a proton tothe catalyst, or it may undergo a further reaction and
form a ... environmentally acceptable alternative tothe Friedel - Crafts and Oxidation
processes is the process of ... of the solid therefore the solvent only acts asa form of heat
transfer anda ... reagents asthe best possible solution tothe
problems associated with catalysis due to ... Word Count: 995 | Page Count: 5
Preparing For A Cruise Vacation
... at the ports and on the ship. Although your room and board, meals and ... need to pack all your essentials and then some. Start off with the ... time to enjoy your trip and not have to worry about shopping and spending ... making reservations and flight arrangements you will want to ask for the proper ... of the Bahamas I found that you need a birth certificate as well asa ... wardrobe attire and having proper documentation to your destination will ensure a worry ... Word Count: 437 | Page Count: 3
Toms Character in the Great Gatsby
... took in the book were due to him being a conceited and ignorant man ... . His ignorance was a result of the ... easy access he had to power and wealth ... , he is given the acquiescence to be as arrogant and immoral as he so chooses ... and absolutely no morals asa caring and moral man would never have the courage to ... raise their hand on a woman as it would ... Word Count: 486 | Page Count: 2
twelve to sixteen hours after the last dose, such as:
drowsiness, headaches ...
drink consumed by a child can have the same effect as
four cups ... products due
tothe affect of caffeine on the nerves and impulses
tothe brain. Caffeine ... as any other drug
can have extremely strong setbacks in a persons and ...
health and well being, but with ... Word Count: 616 | Page Count: 12
... towards such areas as agriculture, environment, fisheries, and
aquaculture. If the funding was ... will also go to charities within the community, such asthe Lion's.5 ... tourists coming tothe casino and then
going to other businesses in the district to spend ... not have to worry about their social problems such as gambling
addictions ... to see the
scenes and possibly buy souvenirs to increase the tourism trade. Casinos are a ... Word Count: 716 | Page Count: 3
... to its position. Businesses made larger gains than labor asa result of the ... resistance to him and it. A group of senators refused to accept the treaty asa package, as ... Wilson demanded. Frustrated, Wilson decided to appeal over the ... senators heads tothe ... Word Count: 2992 | Page Count: 11
Taming of the Shrew2
... example of a well-rounded dynamic character. In the beginning athe play, she ... portrays the role of a selfish, jealous ... ;s wedding, she came across asa loyal and loving wife. I’ ... daughters and wants them both to find a husband.
The phrase Taming of the shrew ... Kate.
Shakespeare gives the imagery of a shrew to be a wild creature
Word Count: 175 | Page Count: 2
The Old Man And The Sea The Old Man andThe Sea
The Old Man andThe Sea
I read this book ... the first time in
high school and I remembered it just as well as ... yesterday.
As I read it again I remembered some of the same ... the marlin is a beautiful
depiction of courage and resilience, but I begin to ... andthe fish are one and their lives become connected
through that line as ... they live each moment according tothe other's ... Word Count: 298 | Page Count: 2
Job - Character Analysis
... wrong as always. Job understood that it is the Lord that gives and ... written to instruct us, to rebuke and correct us, and perhaps to prepare us to handle the ... hardships of life, the ... experiences of bereavement, loss, and ... grief at a ... Word Count: 160 | Page Count: 1
... atoms explodes, causing a chain reaction asthe force splits the other neutrons. When ... a feasible weapon until 1939. The Germans tried to use this energy, as did the ... United States and Russia ... . The bomb produced a 19-kiliton explosion. A white blaze came from the bomb and ... Nagasaki. Missing by a mile anda half, the blast leveled the city. Thirty-nine ... Word Count: 1070 | Page Count: 5
... seems almost absurd to say such a thing. Nevertheless, as Descartes points out ... exist for as long as I think, and if I cease to think, then ... nature that would qualify as superior in the sense that he had ... a vessel of water, the water will seem cold to one hand and warm tothe ... the mind. Berkeley also uses the qualities of taste, sound, and color as examples to ... prove that all secondary qualities must reside in the ... Word Count: 1111 | Page Count: 4
History of the Cell
... possibilities in the study biology. It allowed scientists to look into a completely ... cell theory" in the 1830\'s and stated that plants consisted ... or more cells, and that the cell is the basic structure for all ... the experiment he subjected a gaseous mixture of hydrogen, water, methane, and ammonia to ... that long waves are harmful tothe amino acids. Miller also artificially ... created poisons that would kill and disable the chemical evolution of life. Word Count: 509 | Page Count: 3
Frankenstein-by Mary Shelley
... happy to not find the monster. Two years passed and he got a letter ... a glacier. Here he listened tothe monster¹s story. How he studied and grew to ... and tried to befriend him. He was very persuasive until the children andthe ... woman returned. The ... and took the boy¹s locket and put it in the pocket of the soon-to-be ... himself was out of the rage and thirst to get a bitter revenge on ... Word Count: 668 | Page Count: 3
... for you as well.
The harsh reaction of the students at the particular white ... white education, the students and faculty were naturally frightened to take this gigantic ... alone and we see a pack of big black people on the sidewalk ... and violence, so therefore we would naturally feel more frightened to see a ... not blame those who dislike a certain group of people because ... on the fact that they have a different appearance is totally immature and ... Word Count: 367 | Page Count: 2
... stage of the Saturn V rocket, the station was completely
made asa workshop ... area before launch. Crews visited Skylab and returned to
earth in the ... Apollo spacecraft.
Skylab\'s ... faced the
Sun to provide as much electricity as possible. Because of the loss of the ... developed procedures and trained the crew to make the workshop
habitable. At the same time ... Word Count: 442 | Page Count: 4
... as we
know it to cease.
Air pollution causes a number of health and ... warming and melting of the
ice caps. Up until the industrial era, the air ... was fairly clean. The use of
smokestacks andthe ... alternative energy source to coal and other polluting fossil
fuels. The problem with ... expensive and
unreliable. The difference primarily between solar and electrical power is the
fact ... Word Count: 490 | Page Count: 3
... such a hard task to overcome....
I pulled into the driveway and staggered into the ... loud, large and ... . It smelt different to other places; a dead smell. The distant noises began ... . I was still in shock andthe process of recovering.
"By ... help to my car but I insisted upon going myself. As I ... walked out into the heavy rain, I ... Word Count: 1172 | Page Count: 5