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1920 KKK
1920 KKK
1920 KKK The Knights of the Ku Klux Klan The Knights of the Ku Klux Klan came into existence at the end of the War Between the States, during the period “Black Reconstruction.” Nathan Bedford Forest is the man who led the first Klan in 1867. During this period, most white people had lost their right to vote and illiterate blacks, with no history of civilized government, became the mass of the voting population. This resulted in vast crime, violence, and corruption against white southerners. At t
20th century theater
20th century theater
20th century theater At the beginning of the twentieth century, American theatre was heavily dominated by commercialism. In 1909, an attempt to establish a European-style art theatre in New York City was made (Geisinger, 241). The building was so cavernous and unsuited for experimental work that the project failed after two seasons. Dedicated to producing the best of European and classical drama and to fostering new American plays, the first production groups of the 1900’s were amateurs (Geising
A brief History of Tattoo
A brief History of Tattoo
A brief History of Tattoo The art of Tattoo has been around for many thousands of years.The styles and reasons for it have varied from individual to individual as they have from society to society.Some tattoos were done for simple adornment, others done for religious beliefs,and others still for reasons only their owners will understand.Tattooing has existed in one form or a another across the globe since before recorded history , and the popularity of this unique form of expression will most li
A history of marine science
A history of marine science
A history of marine science Morris 1 Rich Morris OCE 1001 Sept. 09, 2000 Ch.2 A History of Marine Science The early history of marine science started about 11,000 years ago. Nomads began voyaging into east and central Europe, and across the plains of central Asia. They journeyed to the shores of northeastern Asia and crossed the Bering Sea into North America and South America. Most traveled on foot except for those who were talented in raft building or navigation. Any coastal culture with these
A Hitler
A Hitler
A Hitler At half past six on the evening of April 20th, 1889 a child was born in the small town of Branau, Austria. The name of the child was Adolf Hitler. He was the son a Customs official Alois Hitler, and his third wife Klara. As a young boy Adolf attenuated church regularly and sang in the local choir. One day he carved a symbol into the bench which resembled the Swastika he later used as the symbol of the Nazi party. He was a pretty good student. He received good grades in most of his class
Abortion Pill
Abortion Pill
Abortion Pill Analysis of the FDA Approved Abortion Pill RU-486 now known as Mifepristone, the abortion pill, first entered the clinical trials in Geneva in 1981, and France approved the pill in 1988. Due to America’s political stance on abortion, the French manufacturer, Roussel-Uclaf, announced that the pill would not be distributed in the United States in fear of boycotts and threats.(Newsweek, “The Abortion Pill”, pg29) A year after that President George Bush banned any imports of the pill i
Adolf hitler
Adolf hitler
adolf hitler At half past six on the evening of April 20th, 1889 a child was born in the small town of Branau, Austria. The name of the child was Adolf Hitler. He was the son a Customs official Alois Hitler, and his third wife Klara. As a young boy Adolf attendated church regulary and sang in the local choir. One day he carved a symbol into the bench which resembled the Swastika he later used as the symbol of the Nazi party. He was a pretty good student. He received good marks in most of his cla
Adolf hitler
Adolf hitler
adolf hitler At half past six on the evening of April 20th, 1889 a child was born in the small town of Branau, Austria. The name of the child was Adolf Hitler. He was the son a Customs official Alois Hitler, and his third wife Klara. As a young boy Adolf attendated church regulary and sang in the local choir. One day he carved a symbol into the bench which resembled the Swastika he later used as the symbol of the Nazi party. He was a pretty good student. He received good marks in most of his cla
Adolf Hitler3
Adolf Hitler3
Adolf Hitler3 At half past six on the evening of April 20th, 1889 a child was born in the small town of Branau, Austria. The name of the child was Adolf Hitler. He was the son a Customs official Alois Hitler, and his third wife Klara. As a young boy Adolf attendated church regulary and sang in the local choir. One day he carved a symbol into the bench which resembled the Swastika he later used as the symbol of the Nazi party. He was a pretty good student. He received good marks in most of his cl
African American Slavery
African American Slavery
African American Slavery 1 African American Slavery America is a racial country, which consists of many different nation people. In the period of 17th and 18th century, Africans were the main colonials in American. By the American Revolution, 20 percent of the overall population in the thirteen colonies was of African descent. The legalized practice of enslaving blacks occurred in every colony. \' American\'s Journey Through Slavery, the first comprehensive television history of the internationa
African women and developement
African women and developement
african women and developement African Woman and Development: Recycled Oppression Jose’ Torres V.P. Epps-Sophomore Core Due: March 30, 2000 The women of Africa have endured the systematic oppression of their development for countless of years due to elements in cultural, political and, historical events. Long before British-colonial occupation and the slave trade, the male dominated African tribal culture adhered to many oppressive yet accepted and structured forms of role categorization of wome
Amazon deforestation
Amazon deforestation
Amazon deforestation The battle for the Amazon rainforest is a daunting task. It’s a long going battle between miners, loggers, and developers against the indigenous people who call it home. It’s a battle like any battle in a war; it affects lives, families, the economy, politics, and the environment amongst other things. The main topic of this debate is the effects of the Amazon deforestation on the people who live in it, this will be the focus of this research paper. In this paper, I will disc
Amazon Rainforest
Amazon Rainforest
Amazon Rainforest Science; Rainforests and Earth The Tropical Rainforests of the World In this term paper, I will explain the great importance of the tropical Rainforests around the world and discuss the effects of the tragedy of rainforest destruction and the effect that it is having on the earth. I will talk about the efforts being made to help curb the rate of rainforest destruction and the peoples of the rainforest, and I will explore a new topic in the fight to save the rainforest, habitat
Amistad
Amistad
Amistad AMISTAD “Set in 1839, ‘Amistad’ is the true story of a revolt on the Spanish slave ship Amistad, whose ‘cargo’ of 53 Africans rebelled against their captors. Captured off the coast of Connecticut when their desperate attempt to sail home failed, the Africans are forced to stand trial for the murders of the crew that had held them prisoner. To win their freedom, the Africans, with the help of the abolitionists, find themselves taking on not just the Spanish, but the entire American system
Amistad
Amistad
Amistad AMISTAD “Set in 1839, ‘Amistad’ is the true story of a revolt on the Spanish slave ship Amistad, whose ‘cargo’ of 53 Africans rebelled against their captors. Captured off the coast of Connecticut when their desperate attempt to sail home failed, the Africans are forced to stand trial for the murders of the crew that had held them prisoner. To win their freedom, the Africans, with the help of the abolitionists, find themselves taking on not just the Spanish, but the entire American system
Ammar Textile
Ammar Textile
Ammar Textile ACKNOWLEDGMENT We bow our head before almighty Allah , who bless us with great courage and enthusiasm , to utilize our strengths and knowledge , we are also thankful to our talented and respectable teacher “Prof. Muzamal Malik” to provide us sufficient opportunity and spiritual support , to complete our project report. We are highly indebted to all respectable managers mentioned below : Mr. .Irfan Ahmad Ch. Manager Production. Mr. .Zia-ul-Haque Manager Administration. We are thankf
An Essay on Three Rebellious FiguresA Comparative
An Essay on Three Rebellious FiguresA Comparative
An Essay on Three Rebellious FiguresA Comparative Study An Essay on Three Rebellious Figures -------Satan in Paradise Lost, The Monkey King and Song Jiang. I Introduction Paradise Lost, the greatest epic in English literature history, was composed by John Milton in the year 1665, after seven years labor in the darkness. With great difficulty he found a publisher. Its success was immediate, though, like all his works, it met with venomous criticism. Milton was persecuted by the defenders of the t
Analects of Confucius
Analects of Confucius
Analects of Confucius Sometime You Got It. Sometime You Don\'t: a personal reaction the Analects of Confucius Thought is what distinguishes humans from animals. It is the driving force that brings human societies to the belief of superiority over the rest of the living world. However, this is not to say that humans are the only living species that have thought. It is just that we are aware of only our thoughts and may not answer for other sentient beings. Thought produces such ideas from which r
Analysis of the hundred year war
Analysis of the hundred year war
Analysis of the hundred year war The Hundred Years War By: Chris Guerra The definition of the Golden Rule is that those with the gold make the rules. In other words, those with the gold have the power as well as those with the power have the gold. History books will discuss the general reasons for war such as freedom from adversity or freedom from religion. But the real issue for any war is the thirst for power and control; and the means to finance them are the economic issues. Nations will endu
Animal Farm in Relation to the Russian Revolution
Animal Farm in Relation to the Russian Revolution
Animal Farm in Relation to the Russian Revolution ANIMAL FARM IN COMPARISON TO THE RUSSIAN REVOLUTION Animal Farm is a satire on the Russian Revolution. You can look at this story as a fairy tale about the animals, or on a deeper level, as an account of the events in the Russian Revolution. I chose to learn more about the real meaning of Animal Farm, which Orwell indirectly explains throughout the story. Animal Farm starts out with introducing us to life on the Manor Farm, and Old Major\'s opini
On January 10, 2000, one of the largest, most powe
On January 10, 2000, one of the largest, most powe
aol On January 10, 2000, one of the largest, most powerful mergers was announced to the world. Media giant Time Warner will join forces with the Internet superstar, America on Line. The $183 billion dollar deal is the biggest in history. In the recent past, there has been a wave of merger-mania, both in the United States and in Europe. The merger of the Millennium is between America on Line and Time Warner. The AOL Time Warner deal represents the joining of the Old Media with the New Media. Not
AP EURO
AP EURO
AP EURO Chapter I: A Funeral 1. “Edward, the object of this unprecedented gathering of nations, was often called the “Uncle of Europe,” a title which, insofar as Europe’s ruling houses were meant, could be taken literally.” 2. “Envy of the other nations gnawed at him. He complained to Theodore Roosevelt that the English nobility on continental tours never visited Berlin but always France.” 3. “Next Morning, in the procession, where for once he couldn’t talk, William’s behavior was exemplary. He
Apartheid
Apartheid
apartheid About 400,000 Americans die every year because of health problems due to smoking. 1.5 million people quit smoking a year, but 50 million keep on going. Those 50 million people are addicted to nicotine. Nicotine addiction is when a person psychologically, physically, and socially has a compulsive need for nicotine. There is a persistent craving for the nicotine product. Out of all the people who smoke, 80% started before the age of 21. This means that you are more likely to start smokin
Arabic Music
Arabic Music
Arabic Music When I think about music and what I enjoy about it I think about my home country and the music that I have known all my life. Arabic music is my favorite musical styling. Although I have come to enjoy classical and contemporary styling as well, Arabic music has almost an innate quality of enjoyment for me. I am from the Middle-East and I have known Arabic music for the majority of my life. Its songs speak of the life and culture of Arabic countries and its melody is not commonly hea
Art2
Art2
art2 Baroque Early music is based mainly on the music of the Medieval, Renaissance and Baroque eras. Many people like to define Early Music as ending in 1750, with the death of J.S. Bach. This is a handy date, but it misses the various stylistic changes taking place around that time, i.e. the emergence of the gallant and pre-classical idioms in close proximity to the final flowering of the baroque proper. To add even more confusion, this is also not clear-cut. As with everything else, Baroque mu
Art2
Art2
art2 Baroque Early music is based mainly on the music of the Medieval, Renaissance and Baroque eras. Many people like to define Early Music as ending in 1750, with the death of J.S. Bach. This is a handy date, but it misses the various stylistic changes taking place around that time, i.e. the emergence of the gallant and pre-classical idioms in close proximity to the final flowering of the baroque proper. To add even more confusion, this is also not clear-cut. As with everything else, Baroque mu
Artwork in the 1800s
Artwork in the 1800s
artwork in the 1800s Artwork during that Americans did were brought on by the European style of artwork. America eventually warped that style into their own personal style concerning the type of people from different cultures who had settled in America. Spanish and Indian cultures were where folk art came from. They were mainly of church and other religious focused artwork. The painting style from the English was also a hand in the definition of the nation’s artwork. Also before cameras were inv
Atomicb
Atomicb
atomicb The way the world thinks of war changed forever in 1945. On July 16 in Alamogordo, New Mexico, America exploded the world\'s first atomic bomb, sending a huge mushroom-shaped cloud high into the sky. The Manhattan Project, which was used to end World War II, was mostly led by German and German-Jewish scientists, who had escaped from Hitler\'s Germany. In 1939, an American university professor named Albert Einstein wrote a letter to President Franklin D. Roosevelt, in which he outlined th
Audie Leon Murphy
Audie Leon Murphy
Audie Leon Murphy Audie Leon Murphy, son of poor Texas sharecroppers, rose to national fame as the most decorated U.S. combat soldier of World War II (Audie L). At age 12 as an orphan growing up in Texas, he was already a fair shot with a rifle. At that time, his family was very poor, so he quit school to work for a neighboring farmer, himself an ex-marine, and who influentially always said, my biggest mistake I ever made was gettin\' out (of the Military). Audie\'s mom approved of him quittin
Auschwitz
Auschwitz
Auschwitz The Nazi camp of Auschwitz, located thirty miles west of Krakow, was the largest, most deadly camp used during World War II (Friedrich 2). Built in 1940, it was the first camp located beyond the frontiers of the Third Reich (Friedrich 4). According to various estimates, 1,600,000 people were murdered in the killing center… (Yahil 372). Ninety percent of those who were murdered in Auschwitz were Jewish (Yahil 372). Originally an Austrian artillery barracks, Auschwitz was to be suppose
Austria
Austria
Austria Austria History Thousands of years ago, the great valley of the Danube River was an important pathway for the tribes who came to Europe from the east. Settled in prehistoric times, the central European land that is now Austria was overrun in pre-Roman times by various tribes, including the Celts. Traders also came from the north, carrying goods to trade in Rome and Alexandria. The route from the north and the route from the east crossed at a place in the Danube valley in the region now c
Belize
Belize
Belize Geography The Country of Belize is located in Central America along the Eastern or Caribbean coast. The Country shares the northern and western border with Mexico and southern border with Guatemala. The Inner coastal waters are shallow and sheltered by a line of coral reefs, (at 180 miles the 2nd largest in the world), the country has over 200 islands, atolls, and islets called “Cayes”. Belize covers 8,866 miles of territory. The mainland is approximately 180 miles long and 68 miles wide.
Ben Franklin
Ben Franklin
Ben Franklin Benjamin Franklin An American Hero Devin Armstrong 3/30/00 Section D Introduction This report tells of the many accomplishments of Benjamin Franklin, and of how he became known as a hero of America. It explains how he rose from poverty by working hard. The report spreads out Ben Franklin’s life and the accomplishments he made during it, all from his birth to his death. You will find the discoveries and inventions he made, the way traveled in his life, and how he did all he could to
Bolivia
Bolivia
Bolivia Geography Bolivia is bounded on the north and east by Brazil, on the southeast by Paraguay, on the south by Argentina, and on the west by Chile and Peru. Bolivia, along with Paraguay, is the only South American country without direct access to the sea. Going in the northern-southern direction the maximum length of Bolivia is about 1530km (about 950 mi); its width, in an eastern-western direction, is about 1450 km (about 900 mi). The area is 1,098,581 sq. km (about 424,165 sq. mi), making
Bolivia Complete culture study
Bolivia Complete culture study
Bolivia Complete culture study DESTINATION:La Paz, BOLIVIA Facts at a GlanceFull country name: Republic of BoliviaArea: 1,098,580 sq km (428,446 sq mi) Population: 7,826,350Capital city: La Paz (pop 1,000,000) and Sucre (pop 100,000)People: 30% Quechua Indian, approx 28% mestizo, 25% Aymará Indian, approx 10% European (principally Spanish)Language: Spanish but most Indians speak either Quechua or Aymará; composite dialects of Spanish-Aymará and Spanish-Quechua are also widely spokenReligion: 95%
Brazils Film Industry Past to Present
Brazils Film Industry Past to Present
Brazils Film Industry Past to Present “Brazil’s Film Industry: Past to Present” Within a year of the Lumiere brother’s ‘first experiment’ in Paris in 1896, the cinematography machine appeared in Rio de Janeiro. Ten years later, the capital boasted 22 cinema houses and the first Brazilian feature film, Os Estranguladores (“The Stranglers”) by Antonio Leal, had been screened. From then on Brazil’s film industry made continuous progress and, although it has never been large, its output over the yea
Brehon Laws
Brehon Laws
Brehon Laws Passed down for centuries, the Brehon Laws have made it to the present day. Although no longer in practice, the Brehon Laws give us a glimpse of what things were like in Ireland centuries and centuries ago. The actual technical term for the law tracts is Fenechas, which basically means the law of the Freemen. These laws are probably the oldest European laws that we know of. They were originally composed in poetic verse and were memorized by the Filid. Years later they were written do
British Appeasement
British Appeasement
British Appeasement TITLE: Why did the British government follow a policy of appeasement in the 1930s? After World War I Germany limped back, licking its wounds that the Treaty of Versailles had so mercilessly rubbed in salt. As one looks back on the events leading up to World War II it has to be asked whether France and England helped to start World War II by their actions at Versailles. It seems that the revenge that the Allies took at the Treaty came back to haunt them with the aggression of
Callaway Golf Company
Callaway Golf Company
Callaway Golf Company Callaway Golf Company Ely Callaway founded the Callaway Golf Company, originally called Hickory Stick USA, INC., in 1982. The company started out specializing in hickory-shafted putters and wedges that were “demonstrably superior and pleasingly different”. In 1988 the company expanded its product line to include a new set of irons that it designated as the S2H2 (Short, Strait, Hollow Hosel). “This design combined a cavity back iron with an innovative with perimeter weightin
Canadian fur trade
Canadian fur trade
canadian fur trade Canadian Fur Trade By: Michael Bell E-mail: [email protected] The Fur Trade in Canada is a huge part of our history and has played a big role in shaping us as a country. There are many aspects of the Fur Trade that must be looked at to see how Canada has been shaped economically and politically in the past and present. The Fur Trade has also affected the lives of people who lived during the Fur Trade as well as people today through the way capital has been controlled and di
Carnival cruise lines
Carnival cruise lines
carnival cruise lines The history of the Carnival Corporation begins in 1972, when Ted Arison set up Carnival Cruise Lines as a subsidiary of the American International Travel Service. The first ship ran aground, but Arison remained steadfast in achieving his vision of a cruise line offering affordable vacation packages to middle-income consumers. By 1977, Carnival had three ships, and ten years later, as the industry leader, the company went public. In the early 1990s, Carnival began to diversi
Carol Duncan
Carol Duncan
Carol Duncan Carol Duncan’s article Virility and Domination in Early Twentieth Century Vanguard Painting focuses on female nudity and the artist’s motive behind this. She believes the female nudes were used in the decade before World War I by a number of European artists with a similar style and content which reflected the sexual appetite of the artist. - Examples Kess Van Dongen, Reclining Nude (1904-05); Munch, Reclining Nude (1905); Kirchner, Girl Under a Japanese Umbrella (ca. 1909) H.W. J
Causes of the Great Depression
Causes of the Great Depression
Causes of the Great Depression From the end of World War I to the end of the 1920’s, the United States experienced a period of time unlike any other. During this time, America went through perhaps the most prosperous, radical, and changing period during the nation’s brief history. Given this, the decade that followed is perhaps still surprising to many. As fast as Americans saw it begin, the economic boom of the twenties came grinding to a halt on that fateful day in October, “Black Tuesday.” Ho
Causes of ww1
Causes of ww1
Causes of ww1 Causes of WWI The First World War had many causes; the historians probably have not yet discovered and discussed all of them so there might be more causes than what we know now. The spark of the Great War was the assassination of the Archduke Francis Ferdinand, heir to the throne of Austria-Hungary, and his wife by a Serbian nationalist on the morning of June 28, 1914, while traveling in a motorcade through Sarajevo, the capital city of Bosnia and Herzegovina. The Archduke was chos
CHaim
CHaim
CHaim Kean University Israel and the Future of a Palestinian State Ì Emergence of the Modern World Chaim H. Respes Sunday, November 26, 2000 OUTLINE Israel and the Future of a Palestinian State Introduction: Video - A Search For Solid Ground I. The Palestinians claims to the region A. Brief oral description of Palestinian biblical claims B. Description on how Palestinians lost their land C. Outside influence that shaped today for Palestinians II. The Historical components A. A look at the land u
Chef School Secrets
Chef School Secrets
Chef School Secrets CIA School 1 CULINARY INSTITUTE OF AMERICA Secrets of the C.I.A: America\'s Premier Chef\'s School Jeffrey N Brown Georgia Southern University - Statesboro CIA School 2 Abstract This narrative school portraiture will introduce the reader to one of the world\'s finest culinary schools, and the leader in American culinary arts training. The history of culinary education in America will be examined and the rise of professional culinary education will be presented to familiarize
Chinese Culture as depicted through Chinese Cinema
Chinese Culture as depicted through Chinese Cinema
Chinese Culture as depicted through Chinese Cinema Throughout China\'s encased history it has developed much differently than western parts of the world. Chinese culture varies greatly compared to ours. These great differences between eastern culture and western culture make China a very interesting place. Some of the vast differences include literature, social structure, and government. The greatest difference is Chinese philosophy and way of thinking. China has developed a strict system of tra
Chronology of slavery
Chronology of slavery
chronology of slavery The America that we know is a land found on a quest for a new life and profit. This land was created by a variety of settlers all out for very common goals. One major goal in the minds of the new settler was profit. America is a nation founded on profit. Much of the money from this new land stems primarily form crops. One predicament the settlers faced in terms of crops and plantations was lack of labor to keep these thriving ventures running. The key to this problem for ma
Church
Church
Church In the year 1305 the Roman Catholic Church was relocated from Rome to France. With this the power of the papal states was divided among the region\'s leading families. Starting near the year 1300 the demand for reform began to grow at a rapid pace. By the 1600\'s close to half of the practicing Catholics in western Europe had left the Church to join one of the new reformer religious groups. This reform brought about new ways of thought and new attitudes towards religion and the human race
Church
Church
Church In the year 1305 the Roman Catholic Church was relocated from Rome to France. With this the power of the papal states was divided among the region\'s leading families. Starting near the year 1300 the demand for reform began to grow at a rapid pace. By the 1600\'s close to half of the practicing Catholics in western Europe had left the Church to join one of the new reformer religious groups. This reform brought about new ways of thought and new attitudes towards religion and the human race