Essays Tagged: "dug"

Prohibition vs. legalization

wildered. They said 'It's pot, you know, marijuana?' Immediately I said no. I had seen several anti-dug commercials, all with the same motto, 'Just Say No'. I felt so good about myself. I had done the ...

(5 pages) 109 0 3.9 Mar/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

about clinging to traditions in "A Moment before The Gun Went off" and "The Lottery,"

on inwhich a group of people cling to traditions veryblindly. In both stories the traditions are so duginto the people's way of life that questioning themis considered sacrilege within these communiti ...

(3 pages) 120 2 4.4 Mar/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The National Debt in the US

        For the past centuries, the american people dug themselves into a big hole which is the National Debt. In this paper I will discuss the history ...

(2 pages) 145 0 3.8 Feb/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Christian catacombs

hat they used for the removal of tuff blocks of rock. It is near this place that the catacombs were dug for Saint Sebastian. By the ninth century the term was used to describe all cemeteries that went ... match the length of the person's body. The body was wrapped in cloth and laid in the spot that was dug out for it. It was then sealed with a marble slab or sometimes by large tiles that were set in m ...

(3 pages) 46 0 4.3 Jun/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers

Dredging the Hudson River

ng up the PCBs embedded in the sediment at the bottom of the river and the problem of removing this dug up material to another site. Therefore dredging may cause more problems than it is solving. More ...

(5 pages) 40 0 4.5 Dec/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

The process of Ancient Egyptian Mummification.

mes were probably accidental. By chance, the sand and dry air preserved some bodies in shallow pits dug into the sand. About 2600 B.C.E., during the fourth and fifth dynasties, Egyptians began to mumm ...

(2 pages) 82 0 4.4 Dec/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History > Ancient Egypt

Frankenstein : Saint or Sinner?!

eople have said are that, he created a human life to try and be as great as God, another is that he dug up human bodies, and cut off limbs to created something. Yet after he had made this creature com ...

(2 pages) 65 0 3.5 Jan/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Forest Whispers - creative writing story.

tree which had love hearts and messages scratched into its bark.An old fishing rod stood beside it, dug into the mud and the line trailing into the water. The fish seemed uninterested, just staring at ...

(2 pages) 94 4 3.9 Nov/2003

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

Scottsdale, Arizona. Economic history and how it was effected by the search for now water sources -- Vanderbilt

least and would disappear in the summer months when water was in highest demand. The Hohokam people dug canals by hand that diverted water from the Salt River to their fields. Without modern tools or ...

(6 pages) 42 0 3.3 Dec/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Review of Theodore Zeldin's The Political System of Napoleon III. Theodore Zeldin. New York: St. Martin's Press. 1958.

reserves for new information, hit the streets of Paris in search of new clues. He located and then dug through old, private family papers belonging to imperial officials and legislatures. He also man ...

(3 pages) 33 1 2.2 Dec/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The Environmental, Social and Ethical Consequences of mining,processing and using Uranium

ral that is the chief source of uranium, is "taken from the earth like any other metal, blasted and dug" from open-pit mining, surface mining and underground mining. Although, the creation of the mine ...

(4 pages) 77 2 3.7 Jan/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Trench warefare

The Trenches:Dug in to house men before the decisive battle. But they were stalemated and the trenches were aroun ...

(2 pages) 31 0 3.0 Mar/2004

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

Wisconsin The State And History

er State because the miners who were among the first settlers in the region lived in mine shafts or dug their homes out of the hillside and lived underground, as badgers do. Madison is the capital of ...

(3 pages) 20 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Critique and Analysis of "Goodbye Saigon" by Billy Joel

y distractions. Just like drugs. A temporary "getaway" from the reality of war, guts, and blood."We dug in deep, And shot on sight, And prayed to Jesus Christ with all of our might"These two lines jus ...

(2 pages) 44 0 4.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Life in the trenches

tember in 1914 the German army was forced to retreat. Rather than give up the territory the Germans dug in to protect themselves from the guns and the advancing allies. Soon, the allies followed the G ...

(1 pages) 57 1 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

The Historical Impact of the Black Plague. Extensive research. Unfortunately, I wrote this ages ago and the bibliography has been lost to the sands of time.

ir dead only to have the bodies exhumed a week or two later to make room for more, mass graves were dug outside towns for cadavers to be discarded in. People were blind to the atrocities committed eve ...

(7 pages) 68 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Integration Celebration: Reducing the Harms of Prohibition

" itself is negative, and in practise it is often unclear as to whether it is the potential harm of dug use that is being prevented, or the many harms of prohibition.For many of us who have spent some ...

(2 pages) 15 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol


chitects". So wouldn't the beauty of being an Architect be to create a masterpiece? To say that you dug your hands right in there and physically helped to build your masterpiece? I believe that if the ...

(2 pages) 71 0 3.2 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Design Arts

Discuss: Methods by which archaeologists carry out the uncovering or excavation of archaeological sites

sectioned off with rope, usually in one by one meter units. Once the excavation starts the hole is dug down evenly in levels. It is imperative when digging the unit to keep all walls smooth and strai ...

(2 pages) 38 0 3.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Archaeology

Day of the Dogs- the reason behind the way dogs got their name

mall dog. After a lot of thinking the Dachshund decided to rescue the pug from the rough waters, he dug his claws in to the bank and stretched towards the pug. He almost reached but the fast current h ...

(1 pages) 74 2 3.1 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Mythology