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  • Alcatraz: The Great Escape

    Alcatraz: The Great Escape

    Setting Alcatraz Federal Penitentiary or simply, Alcatraz, was a prison built on Alcatraz Island in the 1850s (The Editors of Encyclopædia Britannica). Situated in San Francisco Bay, California, the prison first served as a place to keep military criminals. Later on in the 1930s, Alcatraz was turned into a federal

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    Submitted: April 30, 2017
  • Alexander Macedonian

    Alexander Macedonian

    Although the Romans would rule more land, no one man has ever conquered such a vast territory in as short period of time as Alexander III or Alexander the Great. Before his death at the age of 32 he had ruled over most of the known world. Alexander did more

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    Essay Length: 951 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: October 22, 2011
  • Alexander Nevsky Case

    Alexander Nevsky Case

    Alexander Nevsky- Prince of Novgorod and Grand Prince of Vladimir Ivan III- Ivan the Great, was a Grand Prince of Moscow and Rus' Third Rome- The idea that some European cities, states, or countries are successors of Ancient Rome Ivan IV- Ivan the Terrible, Grand Prince of Moscow and the

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    Submitted: February 18, 2013
  • Alexander the Great

    Alexander the Great

    Alexander accomplished greater deeds than, not only of the kings who had lived before him but also of those who were to come later down to our time .Alexander the Great was born at Pella Macedonia in 356 B.C.E. He spent his childhood years watching his father transforming Macedonia into

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    Submitted: March 26, 2013
  • Alexander the Great

    Alexander the Great

    Alexander the Great is remembered as a conquering man who built one of the largest empires. Some describe him as a man with a vision of world harmony. Others see him as a blood thirsty man with a mental illness. One thing that cannot be argued is that he and

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    Essay Length: 2,687 Words / 11 Pages
    Submitted: May 30, 2013
  • Alexander the Great

    Alexander the Great

    Alexander Sutherland ags2794 describe and analyse what you consider Alexander’s two greatest challenges In today’s society we face many challenges in our early years, but none quite compare to the ones Alexander the Great had to deal with. His two greatest challenges were his relationship with his tyrant father, Phillip

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    Essay Length: 525 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: March 18, 2018
  • Alien and Sedition Acts and Kentucky Resolves

    Alien and Sedition Acts and Kentucky Resolves

    ​The Alien and Sedition acts were 4 bills passed in 1798 by the federalist in the 5th United States congress. The acts that were signed were proposed to protects the United States from alien citizens of enemy powers and to stop seditious attacks from weakening the government. The sedition act

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    Essay Length: 368 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: November 11, 2013
  • All Laws Arent Good Laws

    All Laws Arent Good Laws

    All Laws Are Not Good Laws Jim Crow laws were laws in the United States enacted between 1876 and 1965. These laws discriminated against Blacks in several ways such as: attendance in public schools and the use of public areas such as restaurants, theaters, hotels, cinemas and restrooms. Trains and

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    Submitted: July 21, 2011
  • Alternative History - the Opium War

    Alternative History - the Opium War

    Alternate history If the British did not export opium to China... The opium war was seen as a start of modern China’s humiliated history. In order to make money, British exported opium which grew in their India colony. Before the export, China was still a strong power in the world.

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    Submitted: September 11, 2017
  • Alternative Media

    Alternative Media

    Alternative Media With so many things going on in the world today it is hard to keep track of everything that is going on. It is safe to say that the majority of people today get their news and information of events from the mainstream media that is so readily

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    Submitted: March 29, 2013
  • Amelia Earhart, My Hero

    Amelia Earhart, My Hero

    Amelia Earhart, My Hero Amelia Earhart revolutionized the way women were thought of in the workforce, and life in the thirties. She was a fun- loving, adventurous women who was a great role model to people everywhere. She is truly a hero. Amelia Earhart was born on July 24, 1897,

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    Submitted: February 7, 2012
  • Amendments Case

    Amendments Case

    There are not as many rights included in the body of the Constitution as some would initially think. This is because the Bill of Rights is not included in the body of the Constitution because it was added after the Constitution was finished and consists of Amendments, which are additions

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    Submitted: December 14, 2011
  • America's Enterance into Ww2

    America's Enterance into Ww2

    American Isolationism: The Effects of Isolationism on the United States' Participation in World War II "The oldest lesson in history is the futility and, often, fatality of foreign interference to maintain in power a government unwanted or hated at home" (Whitcomb 81) The United States has followed a tradition of

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    Submitted: June 8, 2012
  • America's New Health Care System

    America's New Health Care System

    This is an essay that i had to write for my economics class; we had to design a new healthcare system for America: After several weeks of extensive researching other countries and evaluating our own country's strengths and weakness in our healthcare system, I have come to the conclusion that

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    Essay Length: 1,228 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: December 8, 2011
  • American and Indigenous Interactions

    American and Indigenous Interactions

    [Type text][Type text]Vanderlaan Matthew Vanderlaan E. Mullins History 17 6 May, 2013 American and Indigenous Interactions The land that we live in today has not always belonged to our fathers and to us. When the first settlers voyaged over to the American continent, they shared the land with the Native

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    Submitted: April 22, 2016
  • American Cities

    American Cities

    Eric Stewart American Cities Title American cities the latter half of the Twentieth Century experienced a tremendous transformation. The industrial cities which experienced large growth and production had to find a change in their forms of production, or face declination. Detroit faced issues answering this question as the city's dominant

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    Submitted: June 8, 2011
  • American Goverment

    American Goverment

    For those of you who think it is OK to unleash nuclear bombs on civilian cities, think about this: Would it be fair if Nazi Germany unleashed a German nuclear bomb on New York City? Would it be fair if the Nazi politician who gave the order to drop that

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    Submitted: September 5, 2011
  • American History

    American History

    AMERICAN HISTORY American History Name Institution ________________ American History Question 1 In his foremost inaugural address, U.S President Franklin D. Roosevelt made some remarks that were aimed to assess the damage that had been done by Great Depression on the Americans. In his speech, he acknowledged that he understands the

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    Submitted: March 21, 2018
  • American Literature

    American Literature

    The literature in general is a matter which is very important to this study as well as interesting. For me, literature is a way to look, feel and have words very ethics and very important throughout history not only the American if not that of the world in general. For

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    Essay Length: 379 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: January 23, 2013
  • American Revolution

    American Revolution

    During the late 18th century, the thirteen colonies tried to free themselves from the British Empire. All thirteen colonies combined to create, what is now the United Stares of America. They joined together to defend there self governance. They were defending them selves from the British army. This war was

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    Submitted: September 30, 2011
  • An Analysis of the Concept of Balance of Power

    An Analysis of the Concept of Balance of Power

    AN ANALYSIS OF THE ROLE OF THE CONCEPT OF BALANCE OF POWER IN RELATION TO THE MAINTENANCE OF INTERNATIONAL PEACE AND SECURITY The balance of power, a natural and inevitable outgrowth of the struggle for power, is as old as political history itself. It has profoundly influenced international relations and

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    Essay Length: 8,349 Words / 34 Pages
    Submitted: September 21, 2011
  • An Analysis of the Extant of Press Freedom and Campus Journalism in the Philippines

    An Analysis of the Extant of Press Freedom and Campus Journalism in the Philippines

    An Analysis of the Extant of Press Freedom and Campus Journalism in the Philippines A research paper submitted as a partial fulfillment of the requirements in English 112 (College Reading and Writing) To Professor Jesus Z. Menoy Faculty College of Arts and Sciences University of the East An Analysis of

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    Submitted: October 13, 2011
  • An Essay on Benjamin Franklin's Autobiography

    An Essay on Benjamin Franklin's Autobiography

    AN ESSAY ON BENJAMIN FRANKLIN'S AUTOBIOGRAPHY In his autobiography, Benjamin Franklin wrote often of his constant desire for self-improvement and of the actions he took in order to satisfy the demands he placed upon himself. At an early age, he acquired a love of reading and of discourse that led

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    Submitted: September 27, 2011
  • An Examination of Herodotus and Deuteronomistic Historians

    An Examination of Herodotus and Deuteronomistic Historians

    Shanice Watson Greek Civilization Professor Garnand An Examination of Herodotus and Deuteronomistic Historians According to Morris and Powell, history may be defined as “the rational, orderly investigation into human events.” This definition ties in with the approach of Herodotus and Deuteronomistic Historians. They used speeches, cited sources and even included

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    Essay Length: 733 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: May 4, 2018
  • Analysis of Bacchae

    Analysis of Bacchae

    Analysis of Bacchae In Greece, theater was an important aspect of people's lives; it was a way for people to express religious and cultural issues through comedy and tragedy. The plays were acted in an outdoor theater with presence of only male actors that were dressed up using masks and

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    Essay Length: 483 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: September 24, 2013
  • Analyze Attitudes Toward and Responses to "the Poor" in Europe Between Approximately 1450 and 1700

    Analyze Attitudes Toward and Responses to "the Poor" in Europe Between Approximately 1450 and 1700

    Attitudes toward the poor varied between 1450 and 1700, some helped the poor because they felt sympathy toward them, while others believed that they had a religious responsibility to help the poor, unemployed and idle beggars were perceived negatively, these people were a burden and nuisance to society. Throughout Europe,

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    Submitted: February 25, 2012
  • Analyze the Ethical Principles in Conflict for Senior Staff Gerontology Nurse Kellie Peplau Relating to the Case of Patient Rex Ferguson

    Analyze the Ethical Principles in Conflict for Senior Staff Gerontology Nurse Kellie Peplau Relating to the Case of Patient Rex Ferguson

    In order for society to function adequately, it is crucial that the facilities which contribute to the well-being of its members also function sufficiently; this would include health related facilities such as hospitals, and long term care centers. The case study presented explains the renovation and development of Manchester Health

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    Essay Length: 473 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: July 15, 2011
  • Analyze the Ways in Which Specific Intellectual and Scientific Developments of the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries Contributed to the Emergence of the Religious Outlook Known as "deism."

    Analyze the Ways in Which Specific Intellectual and Scientific Developments of the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries Contributed to the Emergence of the Religious Outlook Known as "deism."

    Deism itself is the belief in the existence of a supreme being, specifically of a creator who does not intervene in the universe. Intellectuals, by saying that God is a part of the human mind, and scientific development, which stated that the galaxy is not perfect, contributed to the emergence

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    Essay Length: 362 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: January 26, 2012
  • Ancient Art and Design

    Ancient Art and Design

    The Pschent is an important piece of headwear in all of Egyptian history. The Upper and Lower Egypt which is surrounds the upper part of the Nile River and the Lower Egypt was united in 3100 b.c.e by King Menes (2004). All of the rulers wore different crowns in the

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    Essay Length: 314 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: June 29, 2012
  • Ancient Civilizations

    Ancient Civilizations

    The reading argues that the two ancient peoples, the Egyptians and the Maya, probably have communicated somehow and exchanged knowledge. The lecturer makes several points opposing that view. First, the lecturer claims the two peoples had come to a 360-day calendar on their own. He thinks it was much easier

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    Essay Length: 361 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: January 11, 2016

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