Essays Tagged: "Aragon"

"The Borgias" by Marion Johnson

ed various things of significance in this time. Alfons Borja was the secretary of King Alfonso V of Aragon, and later received the rank of Pope. Cesare Borgia attacked towns who failed to see the supr ... table diplomat and lawyer, and during negotiations he made quite an impression on King Alfonso V of Aragon. Such an impression that the king made him his personal secretary. Some of his achievements a ...

(3 pages) 33 0 4.2 Feb/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Pablo picasso

ime in cafes and in brothels. Three years later, Picasso won a gold medal for his work, "Customs of Aragon". This work was displayed on exhibit in Picasso's home town. In 1901, Picasso set up a studio ...

(3 pages) 65 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

How successfully did Ferdinand and Isabella consolidate royal authority from 1474 to 1492?

Upon becoming the joint monarchs of Castile and Aragon, one of the main challenges that Ferdinand and Isabella faced was to extend the crown's autho ... but there were limitations on this success and compromises were made; especially in the kingdom of Aragon. This will largely be an essay on Castile, as Castile was the dominant body in Spain, but I w ... in Spain, but I will consider the substantial differences in the administration and other areas of Aragon which, arguably, meant that the monarchs were considerably less successful at consolidating t ...

(10 pages) 49 1 4.6 Oct/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

"Much Ado About Nothing" Movie Review

The plot is full of lies, misunderstandings, deceptions and cruel jokes. While Don Pedro, Prince of Aragon, helps Beatrice and Benedick to realize and admit their true feelings, his illegitimate broth ...

(3 pages) 35 1 4.0 Jan/2006

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

To what extent were the policies of Isabella and Ferdinand of Spain motivated by religious considerations?

grew louder for a crusade against the Muslim kingdom of Granada and of the Mudejars in Castile and Aragon. In 1477, Isabella declared 'All the Jews in my realms are mine and are under my care and pro ... ne and are under my care and protection' - Fifteen years later, they were expelled from Castile and Aragon, this ended several hundred years of Convivencia.Ferdinand however viewed religion through a ...

(3 pages) 32 0 0.0 May/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

She's His Only Heir

this favor in any way he can, and Claudio asks Don Pedro to tell him whether Leonato, the prince of Aragon, has a son. Don Pedro reveals that Hero is Leonato's only child, and thus the only heir to Le ...

(3 pages) 288 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Spanish Myths, And Legends

Sor Maria became widely known for a more important reason. It was during this month, on the way to Aragon, that King Phillip IV stopped at Sor Maria's convent. Following the visit, the two exchanged ...

(5 pages) 27 0 5.0 Jul/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History

Biography Of Pablo Picasso (2 Pagers)

re. A few years later, in 1898 he had won a gold medal for his painting entitled "Customs of Aragon" which was shown in his hometown. A few years after this, in 1901 he had set up his own ...

(5 pages) 23 0 0.0 Jan/2002

Subjects: Art Essays

Remebered Event

and the sight of the shiny badges made us tremble."[Are] you kids trying to rob the place?" Officer Aragon asked. My heart pounded in my chest and my stomach was churning with butterflies."No!" We all ... r 4 "Then what are you doing in front of this store at one o'clock in the morning?" Officer Aragon beamed down at us. The stories came flying out of our mouth- we were sneaking out, and that w ...

(6 pages) 11 0 4.6 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Communities of Violence: Persecution of Minorities in the Middle Ages by David Nirenberg

erspective of two specific geographical areas in Western Europe, Southern France and the kingdom of Aragon. In order to provide further insight into the subject, Nirenberg off In 312 pages, Nirenberg& ... the subject, Nirenberg off In 312 pages, Nirenberg’s provides the reader with a couple maps of Aragon, Southern France, Northern Iberia and surroundings. Princeton Press book comprises an introdu ...

(7 pages) 37 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

short story

o adopted him. Jov had his own story to tell. Not long after he was legally adopted by Mr. and Mrs. Aragon, the two met a fatal accident while on a business trip, so little Jov was left to the closest ... more. We grew up in the same orphanage until when we were eight when he was legally adopted by the Aragon's and in the succeeding year I was adopted too by my mother, who is very ill now, Lilian Beni ...

(7 pages) 3 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art