Essays Tagged: "attended school"

Charles Dickens

only slightly altered, in his novel David Copperfield (1849-1850). From 1824 to 1826, Dickens again attended school. For the most part, however, he was self-educated. Among his favorite books were tho ...

(3 pages) 76 0 3.6 Feb/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Charles Dickens

Benjamin Franklin

er. His mom was Josiah's second wife. Benjamin was the youngest son and the 15th of 17 children. He attended school for two years and loved swimming. One of his first inventions was a set of paddles t ...

(2 pages) 76 0 5.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Presidents

Between Friends

ad to me reminds me of all of these. It isprobably my favorite. Then I recall my people friends thatattended school with me through the years. What great fun theywere! I doubt I'll ever forget the sme ...

(3 pages) 149 0 4.1 Sep/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays


ry Yefimovich Novykh in 1872, to a Siberian family, in the town of Pokrovskoye. Even though Grigory attended school, he remained illiterate throughout his whole life. His licentious reputation also ea ...

(3 pages) 62 0 3.0 Feb/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The Life of Charles Darwin

n's mother died in July 1817, when he was about 8 years old.Darwin never did well in school. Darwin attended school at Shrewsbury from 1818 to 1825. Darwin was not doing well in school so his father t ...

(3 pages) 59 0 3.0 Feb/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology > Charles Darwin

Vaughan Fredrick Randal Jones

group of the space obtained by removing the knot from the R" in which it is embedded.Vaughan Jones attended school in Cambridge, New Zealand at St. Peter's School from age eight to twelve. He began s ...

(2 pages) 46 0 4.3 Nov/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Mathematics

Christopher Marlowe. Discusses Christopher Marlowes life and death as well as his works and how he helped to shape literature.

lowe of the Shoemaker's Guild and Katherine Arthur, a Dover girl of yeoman stock(Henderson 275). He attended school at King's School in Canterbury and Corpus Christi Collegein Camberidge. His violent ... e to be well known by letters or actions. (21 Henderson).Marlowe was a scholar at King's School. He attended a small school, but the educationhe received was remarkable. It seems he may have attended ...

(8 pages) 96 0 4.5 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

An indepth biography of Harriet Beecher Stowe

n had a new mother named Harriet Porter Beecher, and she bore three more children for Lyman.Harriet attended school at the Pierce Academy in Litchfield from 1819 to 1824, and for three years after tha ...

(6 pages) 75 0 1.8 Dec/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Essay on the life of Alan Turing and a discription of his life work.

) was a British mathematician who pioneered the basics of computer theory. Alan was born London and attended school at both Cambridge and Princeton universities. In 1936, Turing published a paper call ...

(4 pages) 65 2 4.6 Feb/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Artificial Intelligence

Jean Michel Basquiat - a summery of his life

es, and he learned to draw from the books she brought him, like Gray's Anatomy. For a brief time he attended school Puerto Rico, where he had a first attempt at life drawing in year 9 and was the only ...

(3 pages) 50 0 4.7 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Adolf Hitler: this essay is about the life and regin of adolf hitler.

en birth to two other children by Alois, (Gustav and Ida) but they both died in their infancy.Adolf attended school from the age of six and the family lived in various villages around the town of Linz ...

(15 pages) 205 4 4.8 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Biography of Ferdinand Magellan (plus some extra review questions!!)

to, Portugal in 1480, which was twelve years before Christopher Columbus landed in the Americas. He attended school where he studied mapmaking and how to use the stars as a guide when sailing. In 1492 ...

(5 pages) 32 0 3.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Biography of William Wordsworth.

liam WordsworthBiographyWilliam Wordsworth was born April 7th, 1770, in Cockermouth, Cumberland. He attended school at Saint John's College, University of Cambridge. He was said to have loved nature. ...

(2 pages) 100 1 3.2 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Biography of Ho Chi Minh

m), the son of an official who had resigned in protest against French domination of his country. Ho attended school in Hue and then briefly taught at a private school in Phan Thiet. In 1911 he was emp ...

(2 pages) 33 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Amor De Cosmos: The Spark of Confederation for British Columbia

Amor de Cosmos was born William Alexander Smith in Windsor, Nova Scotia on August 20th, 1825. He attended school there until the age of 15, after which his family moved to Halifax where he joined t ...

(5 pages) 35 0 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Bean Trees

also has to overcome many obstacles that are in her way.Taylor always wanted to leave Kentucky she attended school just to finish it. She felt like she has stayed in Kentucky for too long and she wan ...

(2 pages) 27 0 0.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

The Life and Works of Emmeline Pankhurst

Her family were very forward thinking and believed that all girls were as good as boys. So Emmeline attended school in her home city of Manchester and went to finishing school in Paris. Soon after her ... think of other ways to catch the public eye. On 13th October 1905, Emmeline and her friend Anne and attended a meeting in London to hear Sir Edward Grey, a minister in the British government. When Gre ...

(3 pages) 34 0 5.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Poem study 2- Robert Browning (1812-1889) 'My Last Duchess'

ve, fearless little boy who was also rather a prodigy, writing poems and reading at a young age. He attended School of Rev. Thomas Ready, Peckham: 1825 and had a home tutor some time later. Between 18 ...

(2 pages) 70 1 3.7 Aug/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

An Imaginative Proverb Story

sisters, Lexus and Mazda, once lived in not-quite-so-ancient Japan. They grew up, played games, and attended school together. After graduating from high school, the sisters moved to Tokyo in pursuit o ...

(3 pages) 21 0 3.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

"My Big Fat Greek Wedding" Case Study on Culture and Heritage

er bread sandwich at lunch and being very popular. She had that dream crushed by the first time she attended school. The though on how education of women will make them want to leave the family is wr ...

(2 pages) 58 2 2.4 Sep/2004

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