Essays Tagged: "Anastasia"

A persuasive essay on why Feiry Tales are a negative influence on children.

ine the so-called heroines of these fairy tales- they are all beautiful! Cinderella, Snow White and Anastasia-are any of these women Black? Chinese? Asian? Ugly? Fat? Disabled? No! What kind of messag ...

(4 pages) 520 5 4.0 Apr/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Persuasive Writing

This is a research essay about the mafia and the people and events in it. It mentions many of the biggest names in the history of the mafia. It also enlightens us to the early beginning of the mafia.

y there have been some families that particularly stand out from the rest. Like the Gambino family, Anastasia family, and the Castellano family. In the history of the mafia there are three main subjec ... final order that Paul Castellano was to take over the family.At the time of World War One, Anthony Anastasia snuck off a cargo ship at a Brooklyn dock. It didn't take the brothers long to control muc ...

(8 pages) 195 4 4.9 Mar/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History

The story of the Grand Duchess Anastasia Nicholaevna

Grand Duchess Anastasia Nicholaevna was born on June 18,1901. She was born to parents Nicholas II, the last ruler ... people including Nicholas were disappointed due to the baby being a girl, everyone expected a boy. Anastasia was a light brown sometimes-referred to as a blondish red haired girl with blue eyes, a tr ... as a light brown sometimes-referred to as a blondish red haired girl with blue eyes, a true beauty. Anastasia had three elder sisters: Olga, Tatiana, and Maria. Alexei was her only brother. She grew u ...

(3 pages) 27 0 3.8 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Speech about the Romanov Dynasty

II, who freed the Russian serfs and was known as "the Tsar Liberator", was the great-grandfather of Anastasia Nicholaevna Romanov, and the grandfather of Nicholas II. Alexander II's son, Alexander III ... itch" and a girl would add "evna" or "ovna".Nicholas and Alix had 5 children, Olga, Tatiana, Maria, Anastasia and Alexei, the youngest and only boy. The four sisters were very close, and when they gav ...

(3 pages) 29 0 4.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Tsar Nicholas and Alexandra

hing up more than once.Their last day was July 16, 1918 .Nicholas, Alexandra, Olga, Tatiana, Marie, Anastasia and Alexis all lined up in the cellar of their Siberian prison late that night. They belie ...

(1 pages) 24 0 3.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

10 Things wrong with the Disney movie "Anastasia" (Compared to what really happened).

1) In 1918, the year of the revolution, when her family was killed, Anastasia was 17. In the movie she was about 10. 2) Not all of her family was killed that day. In f ... ga, Tatiana and Maria, and her younger brother Alexei were killed on that day. Later in that month, Anastasia's uncle Mikhail was murdered in Perm, her aunt Grand Duchess Elizabeth, her uncle Grand Du ... abeth, her uncle Grand Duke Sergei Mikhailovich, along with a few other relatives in Alapaevsk. 3) Anastasia was not a princess. She was a grand duchess. Her mother was born a princess, but Anastasia ...

(2 pages) 17 0 2.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Ivan The Terrible Biography

llow Dmitry on the throne, Ivan was dissatisfied with them and the power they had over him.In 1560, Anastasia suddenly died. Ivan believed that Sylvester and Adashev had conspired together to poison h ... r. Anastasia's death came during the time when Ivan was consolidating his power against the boyars. Anastasia's death made Ivan step up his plan to get power form the boyars. In 1564, Ivan suddenly ch ...

(5 pages) 30 0 4.5 Mar/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

By Appointment Only: A short script

ters:Fifi: an oddball hairstylist. ...AlexisDOW Jones: a successful business woman... AndreaDuchess Anastasia Von Rovenhoven the 4th: a wealthy lady.... StephanieMartha Smith: a frazzled housewife...K ... is? (Cell phone rings)DOW: (points at Fifi) Hold on, business call (turns and starts talking)(Enter Anastasia)Fifi: Name please!Anastasia: (in posh accent) Hello, my name is the Duchess Anastasia Von ...

(2 pages) 22 0 3.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

Anastasia: Grand Duchess or Grand Impostor

people actually been who they claim they are? In the case of the highly controversial Grand Duchess Anastasia of Russia, there have been many impersonators through time, but only two stand out as bein ... Eugenia Smith withdrew her statement a few years later, and wrote a novel about her experience as 'Anastasia'. But what about Anna Anderson, there is evidence both for and against, some being more co ...

(14 pages) 1616 0 5.0 Feb/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History


Anastasia Romanov was the youngest daughter of Czar Nicholas II, the last Czar of Russia, and his wi ... 918. This marked the end of the three hundred year rule by the Romanov family over Russia. Although Anastasia and her younger brother were present during the shootings, their deaths were never confirm ... were never confirmed. There has been much speculation of the fate of the two siblings, particularly Anastasia who has become a legendary figure. There are three main theories: 1. She died with her fam ...

(6 pages) 2016 0 0.0 Jan/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Romanov Family

ra. Together they had five children: Olga (23), at the time of her death, Tatiana (21), Marie (19), Anastasia (17), and Alexei (14).Alexandra had been under the influence for a long time of Grigory No ... ngers. About half the family survived the 1st wave of bullets, so the squad started shooting again. Anastasia and 2 of her sisters survived the next wave, but the bullets were ricocheting all over the ...

(5 pages) 21 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

"It is the journey not the arrival that matters." Is this your understanding of journey? Use the prescribed text and at least 1 related material.

come of the process of development. Animators Don Bluth and Gary Goldman’s cartoon movie ‘Anastasia’ (1997) conveys how journeys aren’t straightforward and can have many detours. B ... ple who a somewhat linked to them, be it present or future.Bluth and Goldman’s animation ‘Anastasia’ depicts choices an individual may have to make on a journey and how journeys may be ...

(5 pages) 2683 0 5.0 Jul/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Comparative Essays

Anastasia romanov

Search for Anastasia: dead or aliveOn the 17 of July, 1918 in Yekaterinburg the Romanovs were led Down to their ... the Tsar his wife and son Alexei's were to sit on. As the grand duchess's Olga, Tatiana, Maria and Anastasia a long with their servants lines up behind the Tsar, his wife and Alexei. The supposed pho ... let the smoke caused but their weapons to wore off. When they returned they realized that Maria and Anastasia were still alive, they had survived because they were smuggling jewelry buy sewing them on ...

(9 pages) 0 0 0.0 Jul/2014

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II