Essays Tagged: "Caspian Sea"

An argumentative essay on why we should conserve our environment and what good it could bring us

ample. This century has already seen major losses of wild tigers. By the 1950s tigers living in the Caspian Sea were extinct. Populations of tigers that once inhabited the islands of Bali and Java are ...

(6 pages) 421 3 4.5 Mar/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Greek and Norse Mythology.

enturies to become exposed to the Greek (or Roman) myths. The Vikings did travel as far east as the Caspian sea, which is further east than both Italy and Greece. The Norse myths were fashioned after ...

(2 pages) 63 0 4.7 Jul/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Mythology

A 200 word report on the nation of Kazakhstan that came out of the U.S.S.R. when it split

sia in the north, China in the east, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan, and Turkmenistan in the south, and the Caspian Sea and European Russia in the west. Astana is the capital and Almaty is the largest city. T ... re are rich fishing grounds, famous for their caviar-producing sturgeon in the Northern part of the Caspian Sea. All this works well for the country's economy. Other large natural resources that come ...

(1 pages) 106 5 4.5 Dec/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers

Peter the Great This essay is about what changes peter the great made during his reign in russian... other than that if u have any questions ask me

.Peter also expanded the empire. He brought the border out along the Baltic Sea, in the area of the Caspian Sea, and into parts of Central Asia. Peter pushed the edge of the empire east, towards the P ... he building of the Volga-Don canal. The Volga-Don canal made it possible for someone to go from the Caspian Sea to either the Black Sea or all the way up to the Gulf of Finland.Peter decided that all ...

(8 pages) 64 0 3.3 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Caspian Sea Region

The Caspian Sea region, including the Sea and the states surrounding it, is important to world energy ma ... ement over new export routes, and border disputes between the littoral states.GENERAL BACKGROUNDThe Caspian Sea has become a landmark for the former Soviet South's untapped oil and natural gas potenti ... become a landmark for the former Soviet South's untapped oil and natural gas potential. Herein, the Caspian Sea Region is defined to include the Sea's littoral states of Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, and Tu ...

(34 pages) 122 1 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Desiccation of the Aral Sea

e salinity (saltyness) 10 g/liter. The Aral was the world's fourth largest lake in area, behind the Caspian Sea, Lake Superior, and Lake Victoria. In 1987, sea level had fallen 12.9 m, area decreased ... anian. First water is pumped through massive pipes into the river Volga. Here it will flow into the caspian sea. From the caspian sea there will be a canal to the Aral sea. Using this method the aral ...

(6 pages) 47 1 2.8 May/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

The Zebra Mussel

ena 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 Europe to make ship ...

(3 pages) 31 0 3.0 Jul/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Not Without My Daughter

No-ruz (the equivalent to the American New Year celebration) was celebrated along the coast of the Caspian Sea, Moody, Betty, Mahthob, and Ahem Bozorg's family will all be going and they will be stay ...

(10 pages) 1891 0 0.0 Feb/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Here It Is

ed to Greek traditions and myths. During the time of when Viking era they did advance as far as the Caspian Sea during the years 780-1070A.D. This would give the Vikings plenty of time to be exposed t ...

(10 pages) 7 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Mythology

Wildlife Conservation

threats At the beginning of the 20th century, 8 sub-species of tigers were found in Asia, from the Caspian Sea in the West to Eastern Siberia, China and Bali in the East. Today and the eve of the new ... e West to Eastern Siberia, China and Bali in the East. Today and the eve of the new millennium, the Caspian, the Javanese and the Balinese tigers are extinct and the situation of the Siberian and Sout ...

(12 pages) 40 0 2.3 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Zoology

Constrasted Viewpoints Of The Roman Empire

height, it surrounded the Mediterranean Sea, stretching from the Atlantic Ocean in the west to the Caspian Sea in the east. The Romans were capable of absorbing new citizens and governing a vastly po ...

(3 pages) 31 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > Roman History

Genghis Khan

est kingdom ever ruled under one person, in all of world history. It stretched across Asia from the Caspian Sea to the Sea of Japan and, he established the first Mongolian set of Laws. Probably his mo ... of Bukhara and Samarqand, in modern day Iran. Two smaller armies conquered the plains north of the Caspian Sea, by 1223 they had conquered the Kipchaks, and had defeated the Russians at the Kalka Riv ...

(2 pages) 14 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Vikings

ettle in Russia and built trade stations along the rivers all the way down to the Black Sea and the Caspian Sea. They went to Constantinople and Baghdad, Gurgan and Chorezm. They attacked London, Lisb ...

(9 pages) 24 0 4.0 Mar/2009

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

Ethnic Conflict Paper

decent the country is the largest Non-Arabian nation located in the Middle East, which borders the Caspian Sea (Iran, 2009). Iranians believe in the Muslim religion and have an Islamic republican gov ...

(7 pages) 22 0 0.0 Dec/2010

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Kazakhstan Oil and Gas industry

eposit in Kazakhstan was discovered in 1991 in the west side of the country, which borders with the Caspian Sea, the major source of all oil deposits. That is why, the most of production is concentrat ... economic result. Last year the government in a partnership with "Chevron" company agreed to expand Caspian pipeline in order to increase oil export. This expansion project was commented by J. Watson, ...

(2 pages) 4 0 0.0 Mar/2013

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Oil Through the Ages

brought in their oil:When Marco Polo in 1264 visited the Persian city of Baku, on the shores of the Caspian Sea in modern Azerbaijan, he saw oil being collected from seeps. He wrote that "on the confi ... ternal Fires of the Apsheron Peninsula", a spit of land that juts eastward from Azerbaijan into the Caspian Sea and where condensate and natural gas seeping through fractured shales has burned, and be ...

(8 pages) 0 0 0.0 Apr/2013

Subjects: History Term Papers