Essays Tagged: "Archery"

The Death Of Balder

invincible, the godsenjoyed themselves thereafter by using Balder as a target forknife-throwing and archery.The malicious trickster Loki, who was jealous of Balder, changed hisappearance and asked Fri ...

(2 pages) 29 0 3.0 Mar/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Mythology

Compare and contrast the style of commands of Ghengis Kahn and Napoleon. Incl. Strategy and Operations, and army organization. In what areas did they succeed over their contemporaries?

cavalry "pure," that is, the Mongolians fought from horseback and were masters at horsemanship and archery, and relied very little on (and not until after Genghis' successes) the augmentation of infa ...

(5 pages) 151 4 4.3 Nov/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Sport Calorie Burn.

a4 Teaching aerobics7Weight Lifting: general3 Weight Lifting: vigorous7Training and Sport ActivitiesArchery: non-hunting4 Badminton: general5Basketball: playing a game9 Basketball: wheelchair7Billiard ...

(1 pages) 32 0 2.0 May/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Passions and Pastimes

ings video clips to your home computer and twenty four hour a day sorts news covers everything from Archery to Zen Basket Weaving. Our National Pastime just can't keep up with our new passions.When I ...

(2 pages) 23 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Medieval Sieges

(2 pages) 35 1 3.4 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

"Construct an essay that attempts to persuade the reader that competitive aerobics should be included as a sport in the 2004 Olympics."

Olympic Games first started, they reflected the current day's culture and sport with events such as archery, javelin and running. Nowadays, sports have moved on to events such as Gymnastics and Compet ...

(2 pages) 24 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Info on the true samurai

d began to rely on the powerful regional clans to conquer the Emishi. Skilled in mounted combat and archery, these clan warriors became the emperor's preferred tool for putting down rebellions.During ...

(15 pages) 154 4 5.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

To what extent do stories and information about Apollo's personalities problems suggest that these problems can be resolved?

utes that make him difficult to understand. He takes on many roles (god of prophecy, healing, arts, archery), each of which has a duality of its own. There is a double tradition of origin and a double ...

(8 pages) 20 0 1.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Mythology

Sports in India

active as the ancient Greeks, in terms of both physical and mental sports -- chariot racing, polo, archery and wrestling to chess and cards. Much later, just a few centuries ago, the British brought ...

(3 pages) 33 1 4.5 Oct/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

"Zen and the art of archery" by Eugene Herrigel.

"Zen in the Art of Archery", by Eugene Herrigel describes the ritualistic arts of discipline and focus that the Zen rel ... f discipline and focus that the Zen religion is centered around. Herrigel describes many aspects of archery as an art form, and is very spiritual to those in the east. Overcoming his initial inhibitio ... even succeed in hitting himself." (Herrigel p. 4) Through his studies the author discovers that in archery there lies a deeper meaning. Herrigel explains throughout this book that it is not through t ...

(3 pages) 32 1 4.3 Nov/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

What explanations do Christians offer for the origin of sin?

amartia' is used for sin. Literally this word means to miss the mark - a term most commonly used in archery. Basically sin is an act or thought which breaks the human relationship with God - in the Ol ...

(5 pages) 47 0 1.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

Diablo 2

The Art of Archery If you have a deep interest in trying out a bow in Diablo II, there's nobody better to wield ...

(4 pages) 470 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Rifle Hunting Vs. Archery Hunting

go out on your big hunt the most important thing you must know is that if it is a rifle hunt, or an archery hunt. There are two totally different ways you must go about preparing for each type of hunt ... gical place to find your animal, and a spot to place your tree stand if you decide to use one. When archery hunting, you must be a great deal more patient. You will spend most of your time sitting and ...

(4 pages) 6 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Assess the contribution of Miltiades to the Greek victory at Marathon

y Miltiades was that the Greeks were order to charge at the Persian army to neutralise the Persians archery; one of their main tactics. In the end the Greek won a decisive victory against the Persians ...

(2 pages) 20 0 3.0 Feb/2009

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Health and martial arts

no fear of death when going into battle (Yumoto, 1958).They were the masters of their art including archery, swordsmanship, horseback riding and fighting with the use of the Yari 槍, which was a ...

(2 pages) 0 0 0.0 Aug/2012

Subjects: Science Essays > Mental Health