Essays Tagged: "Concord, Massachusetts"

Henry David Thoreau, The Great Conservationist, Visionary, and Humanist

David Thoreau,what did he do, and what did others think of his work?Henry David Thoreau was born in Concord, Massachusetts on July12, 1817 ('Thoreau' 96), on his grandmother's farm. Thoreau, who was o ...

(8 pages) 270 0 3.0 Mar/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Henry D. Thoreau's views on nature, society, and man.

Thoreau Views on Nature, Society, and ManHenry David Thoreau's life began on July 12, 1817 in Concord, Massachusetts. At a young age he began to show an interest in writing. In 1833, at the age ...

(6 pages) 295 1 4.6 Sep/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"The Minutemen and Their World" by Robert A. Gross. A brief summary and synopsis.

a closer look is taken at the American Revolution by examining the lives of the people that live in Concord, Massachusetts. By researching and interpreting diaries, court records, colony records, gene ... Concord after the Revolution, however not right away.It can be thought that with the closer look at Concord, Gross means to represent Concord as a model of a normal colonial town during the Revolution ...

(3 pages) 170 0 4.5 Feb/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Henry David Thoreau and Nathaniel Hawthorne.

Personal LivesHenry David Thoreau was born in Concord, Massachusetts on July 12, 1817 and died there peacefully on May 6, 1862. He was described b ...

(4 pages) 143 2 3.8 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

Creative Autobiography: A First Person Account Of Henry David Thoreau

ce nature for what it is.My life began on July 12th, 1817 to my parents John and Cynthia Thoreau in Concord, Massachusetts (Gradesaver 1). I was of the French-Huguenot and Scottish ancestry along with ... m to pass while I am on this expedition, I would like to be buried in the Sleepy Hollow Cemetery in Concord, my native home and state.

(4 pages) 50 0 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Henry David Thoreau - "Why I Went to the Woods"

a life of personal freedom. He went to the woods, built a humble cabin on the edge of Walden Pond, Concord, Massachusetts...and learned about nature and life. He rejected the Establishment and all it ...

(2 pages) 55 0 5.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Constitution Convention

ings to make it work.Several events led up to the Constitutional convention. At the town meeting in concord, Massachusetts, the Continental Congress passed a resolution to advise the colonies to form ...

(6 pages) 38 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Thorough And Civil Disobdience

our own life is yourself, he committed his actions Henry David Thoreau was born on July 12, 1817 in Concord, Massachusetts. Unlike most leading writers of his time, Thoreau cam from a family that was ...

(10 pages) 20 0 0.0 May/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Thoreau Reaserch Paper

Thoreau-72) showing that no other man could relate to nature like Thoreau could.Thoreau was born in Concord, Massachusetts on July 12, 1817. He was born David Henry Thoreau but later switched it to He ... witched it to Henry David. (The Grolier Libraries-223) Around that time about 2,000 people lived in Concord, most of them were farmers. Thoreau lived most of his life in Concord, but he did travel to ...

(6 pages) 24 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Journal Entry of a Subordinate Group Member Assignment

, South Carolina. Where they lived and had children until 1775. In 1775, theypacked up and moved to Concord, Massachusetts to join in with the fighting against the British. Hergrandfather was one of t ... e before timely British reinforcements prevented atotal disaster. With the Battles of Lexington and Concord, the war had begun.All this information in this letter caused me to look deeper into my ance ...

(4 pages) 30 0 0.0 Mar/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

On Naturalists Henry David Thoreau and Thomas Cole

lar message when looking at the aggregate of their lives’ works.Henry David Thoreau was born in Concord, Massachusetts in July of 1817 to a somewhat destitute family of six (two sisters and one br ...

(11 pages) 1509 0 0.0 Nov/2009

Subjects: Humanities Essays