Essays Tagged: "Black Sea"


est by Poland, Slovakia, on the southwest by Hungary, Rumania, and Moldova, and on the south by the Black Sea and theSea of Azov.Ukraine includes the Crimean Autonomous Republic, which was elevated fr ... ia - 98 km; Hungary - 135 km; Moldova - 1194 km. The total length of Ukraine's sea coast is 1758 km(Black Sea - 1533 km; Sea of Azov - 225 km).The climate of Ukraine is moderate-continental; in the so ...

(4 pages) 96 0 4.2 Apr/1996

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Turkey, A Poli-Historical Analysis

Europe and partly in Asia. European Turkey, known as eastern THRACE, is bounded on the north by the BLACK SEA and Bulgaria and on the west by the AEGEAN SEA and Greece. It is separated from Asian Turk ... e BOSPORUS, the Sea of MARMARA, and the DARDANELLES Strait. Anatolia is bounded on the north by the Black Sea; on the east by Georgia, Armenia, and Iran; on the south by Iraq, Syria, and the Mediterra ...

(9 pages) 152 0 4.8 Apr/1997

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Marketplace at Yalta

lfth of 1945, the leaders of the three strongest allied nations met in Yalta, a Crimean town on the Black Sea, to discuss the last steps in completely annihilating the Axis and the fate of the World a ...

(18 pages) 76 0 4.3 Jan/1997

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

This is an analysis of the poem "The Same Moon Above Us", by Pittsburgh native and current New Jersey resident Gerald Stern.

stus Caesar sent him into exile for unknown reasons to live in a primitive town called Tomis on the Black Sea. For seven years, Ovid wrote poems of lamentation and importunate letters to the authorita ...

(5 pages) 121 0 3.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"Billy Budd, Foretopman" by Herman Mellville.

weatherside of the greater deck, one hand holding by the rigging, he would absently gaze off at the black sea" (21). Vere shows how he can enjoy his surroundings and not get bogged down in life and it ...

(3 pages) 33 0 3.7 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Black Plauge and its devistating effects on Europe and how the plauge spread.

lled. Death can also be just a matter of old age. But none are like the Bubonic Plague known as the Black Death of the early 1330s. This single plague wiped out one third of Europe's population. Many ... this plague as well. China was infected through Italian trading ships that came from a trip to the black sea in October of 1347. The disease was unlike any other of its time. The disease spread like ...

(5 pages) 48 0 4.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Everlasting Effects of the Bubonic Plague, describes transmission of disease, effects on population and culture.

upon an already weakened society, a deadly and mysterious disease broke out through areas near the Black Sea which is now modern Ukraine. From 1347 through 1351 A.D., a horrendous outbreak of the bub ... ence, Italy and ravaged Europe all through Mid 1300's. The Bubonic Plague, which was nicknamed the "Black Death" because of the black swellings called buboes, was spread by small, one-eighth of an inc ...

(13 pages) 142 0 4.3 Dec/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Ukrainean Culture

y continental and comparatively dry with more than 290 sunny days in the year in the South Ukraine (Black Sea coast, Crimea).Average winter temperature:from -8° to -15° C (between +17.6° F ... le plains with two highland areas: in the South -Crimean.Southern coast of Ukraine is washed by the Black and Azov Sea, coast line is 2,782 km. The majority of Ukrainian rivers flow into the Black Sea ...

(2 pages) 49 0 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Vlad the Impaler: The REAL Dracula

ovences: The Romanian Country (Wallachia), Moldavia and Transiylvania. The Romanian Country had the Black Sea in the East, the Ottoman Empire in the South and Moldavia and Transylvania in the North. B ... Dragon knights used to wear red suits and a green silk mantie and, on Fridays, they were dressed in black. The necklace they had at their necks was made of two chains joint by a cross that would uphol ...

(5 pages) 39 0 4.5 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

"The Lady with the Pet Dog" by Anton Chekhov.

beginning of the story the scene takes place in Yalta, Russia. It is located south of Russia by the black sea. Yalta is Russia's most fashionable resort. Medicinal properties of Yalta and its environs ...

(5 pages) 106 0 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Ancient Greece Why did the ancient Greeks Colonise

t began that for 200 years carried Greek settlers to new homes along the Mediterranean and into the Black sea region. Colonisation began as Greece emerged into the Dark Ages period following the disin ... d on what was left to them by their families. Also large expanses of fertile land, found around the Black Sea, in North Africa and in Southern Italy and Sicily, encouraged the growth and export of gra ...

(7 pages) 69 1 5.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

THE BUBONIC PLAGUE - End of the World?

to the harbor of Messina in Sicily with dead and dying men at the oars. The ships had come from the Black Sea port of Caffa (now Feodosiya) in the Crimea, where the Genoese maintained a trading post. ... ya) in the Crimea, where the Genoese maintained a trading post. The diseased sailors showed strange black swellings about the size of an egg or an apple in the armpits and groin. The swellings oozed b ...

(6 pages) 48 0 4.8 Aug/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Why did the allies decide to attack Gallipoli in WW1?

h communications with Russia, but it would release 350,000 tons of wheat and shipping locked in the Black Sea by Turkey. The Black Sea would then become an open trade route to enable the allies to tra ...

(1 pages) 27 0 3.5 Aug/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers


in ancient and modern times. After four years in Athens, he traveled widely in Egypt, Asia and the Black Sea region of E. Europe, before settling at Thurii in S. Italy in 443 BC. He wrote accounts of ...

(3 pages) 67 1 4.4 Sep/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Attila, king of The Huns

inst the Chinese Empire but were turned away and swept towards Rome instead. As they approached the Black Sea and conquered the Ostrogoths, they also drove the Visigoths across the Danube into the Rom ... raided Thrace (442).By 447 he advanced through Illyria and devastated the whole region between the Black and the Mediterranean seas. Those of the conquered who were not destroyed were compelled to se ...

(8 pages) 28 0 5.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

The romanian warehouse: Gateway to success?

nd partners - to build the bridges to the next millennium, from the Danube to the Potomac, from the Black Sea to the Pacific Ocean and beyond, wherever people believe in and fight for freedom" [Romani ...

(7 pages) 47 0 5.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges

The Zebra Mussel

bra Mussel (Dreissena polymorpha) is a mollusk native to an area in the Ukraine and Russia near the Black Sea and the Caspian Sea. In the 1700's and 1800's canals were built around the seas and into E ... y, J. (1992). Natural enemies: the population biology of predators, parasites and diseases. London: Blackwell Scientific Publishers.Strayer, D.L., Powell, J., Ambrose, P., Smith, L.C., Pace, M.L., and ...

(3 pages) 31 0 3.0 Jul/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Battle Of Stalingrad And The Subjucation Of The Sixth Army.

paign was spearheaded by three armies who fought on a front stretching from the Baltic coast to the Black Sea. Hitler used the same armies and commanders that had swept through the lower countries and ...

(9 pages) 38 0 4.0 Nov/2005

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

Book Report on Historical nonfiction novel "Black Hawk Down" about the Battle of the Black Sea in Mogadishu, Somalia. AP U.S. History

The book is based on The Battle of the Black Sea in Mogadishu, Somalia, on October 3-4, 1993. The average American may recall pictures of s ... , for the mission was to arrest two lieutenants of warlord Mohamed Farrah Aidid. But when two MH-60 Black Hawk Helicopters crashed down in the city, a huge rescue was necessary, and eighteen Americans ... relatively bloodlessly, such as when Saddam Hussein was driven out of Kuwait. In The Battle of the Black Sea we realized the limits of our power, and the fight in Mogodishu, Somalia has had a profoun ...

(3 pages) 49 1 5.0 May/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

"The Lady with the Dog" A forbidden love

v is taking some time off at the province of Yalta, Russia. Which is located south of Russia by the black sea. Yalta is Russia's most fashionable resort. Gurov is a prominent man close to his forties ...

(7 pages) 94 3 4.4 Jul/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature