Essays Tagged: "Dynasty"


There were many rules in the 18th dynasty. But the most controversial ruler in the 18th dynasty wasAmenhoptep IV. "Akhenaten IV single ... oexisted during the early years of Akhenaten's reign.Akhenaten was the tenth king in the eighteenth dynasty. "There can be little doubt that AmenhotepIV was far more of a thinker and philosopher than ... because of his Great Grandfathers belief inAten. Akhenaten was one of the greatest Pharaohs of his dynasty. He was not scared to reflect his viewson the people of Egypt. The Priesthood said it was wr ...

(5 pages) 96 0 3.0 Mar/2002

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

The Thirty Years' War. The Hapsburg's demise

in Europe.As a result of the Thirty Years' War, the Hapsburgs lost their standing as the wealthiest dynasty in Europe. The war was an economic drain on the empire, due to increased cost of arms and me ...

(3 pages) 60 0 3.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Indepth anaylsis of the origin (including cultural, political) of Korea and its first settlers.

it Kingdom." The former is a semi-literal translation of Cho-Sun ("fresh morning"), the last Korean dynasty (1392-1910). When Koreans say the name 'Cho-Sun,' however, they do not conjure up an image o ... rnet.)Between 500 B.C. and 200 B.C., China was being consolidated into one empire, Chin and the Han dynasty (202 B.C.-220 A.D.). Peoples in Southern Manchuria and the Korean penninsula were loosely gr ...

(16 pages) 183 0 4.1 Jul/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

The epic of Gilgamesh

mitic Babylonians and its first fragments belong to the so-called Old Babylonian period, during the dynasty of Hammurabi, in the first half of the second millennium B.C.E. But this first Old Babylonia ...

(4 pages) 174 3 3.7 Nov/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Mythology

Long and short-term causes that contributed to the 1917 Russian Revolution

s of hungry citizens and striking workers began spontaneous rioting and demonstrations. The Rominov dynasty was to end after 304 years, bought down by the March 1917 revolution. There were many long t ...

(10 pages) 191 0 1.9 Nov/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

"Enlightenment of the Buddha" Critical Analysis

that he became the spiritual counselor for the court of Kanishka, a Buddhist emperor of the Kushana dynasty, after the defeat of Pataliputra. . Kanishka is mostly remembered for convening the fourth g ...

(4 pages) 101 0 4.6 Nov/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Dynasties. this is a compare and contrast of the Ottoman, Ming, and various european dynasties, very brief and to the point.

ahead of their time--recognized this potential and put it to the test. What ensued were dynasties.A dynasty occurred when individuals or a group of individuals was able to take control of a large land ... mandate of heaven.The Ottoman, Ming, and various European dynasties excelled at creating the model dynasty. They did this three key ways, "laws, language and land." Even though they each completed th ...

(3 pages) 54 0 3.8 Dec/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Henry VIII the "Old King Cole" or Blue Beard approach is often under scrutiny. This essay affirms the Old King Cole approach, in which Henry acted out of the interests of the country.

yal families, that of York and Lancaster. The result of which would yield a king and its respective dynasty, ruling over the profound nation of England. Since the unity of England the crown was freque ...

(5 pages) 62 0 4.8 Feb/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The Virgin Queen Elizabeth.

fshoots of this religion.This child was the main factor in Henry's plan to insure the safety of his dynasty, but unfortunately the child was born a girl. Elizabeth was one of the first English monarch ...

(12 pages) 130 0 3.6 Apr/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Explain the reasoning behind the references to Amenhotep III reign as being the "Golden Age" of the Egyptian Empire.

It is believed that Amenhotep III ruled for almost 40 years during the 18th Dynasty of Egypt's history that represented one of its most prosperous and stable periods. Modern hi ...

(2 pages) 38 0 5.0 May/2003

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

This essay is about the history of concubines in China.

t first started. The history of concubines in China can be dated back to 221 BC, in which the Ch'in Dynasty shifted the Taoist culture to a Confucianist culture, and -in spite of how some may feel- ha ... ich was inferior. He wrote about women and classified them as slaves or "hsaio ren." When the Ch'in Dynasty accepted Confucianism, they accepted the ideas of women being inferior. An entire set of Con ...

(2 pages) 61 0 4.5 Jun/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

A formal Analysis of the egyptian statue of nedjumu with biblio.

mb.The artist who created the Statuette of Nedjemu is unknown. The artist was from the Old Kingdom, Dynasty V, approximately 2500-2350 BC. Although entitled the Statuette of Nedjemu, the figure portra ...

(5 pages) 111 0 4.3 Jul/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

The Dynamic from Conceptions to Experiences in Early Art and the Characterization of Greek Art in the Classical Era.

of ancient Greece (excepting, of course, Egypt's "Amarna" period which began at the end of the 18th Dynasty around 1,350 BC).Another widely recognized object which also bears this conceptual view of r ...

(5 pages) 162 1 3.7 Aug/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art


e ruler of one of one of these states he united them in the late 18th century. Soon after the Shah dynasty took over the "unified " throne and the recent king is the tenth in the Shah dynasty. A very ...

(2 pages) 54 0 4.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

The Great Pryamids, how and when they were built.

evailing archaeological theory the three pyramids of Giza were. built for three kings of the fourth dynasty. The Great Pyramids were attributed to Khufu, is the largest. The pyramid attributed to Khaf ... n placed in the chamber as the pyramid was being built. The Giza pyramids were built for the fourth Dynasty kings as funerary structures. It is a archaeological fact that none of the kings put their n ...

(7 pages) 55 0 5.0 Nov/2003

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

To Be Or Not To Be is the title. This

ng or queen, was in control.The English Monarchs at this time included the Plantagenetand Lancaster dynasty. From these two dynasties cameRichard II and Henry IV, two of England's finest kings.Shakesp ...

(3 pages) 16 0 1.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

Here's a paper that compares and contrasts Brazil and Egypt..

d his son Ibrahim Bacha. Ibrahim's main concern was Arab Nationalism and the spread of his father's dynasty all over Arab nations. But Arabs were not that interested in such concepts then. His only ke ... in such concepts then. His only key to success were the Christian how led to Arab Renaissance. The dynasty, a dream come true, was brought down when the Europeans defeated Bacha. So he had to rebuild ...

(6 pages) 79 0 3.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Sports Figure Biography of Vincent McMahon, Wrestling entrepeneaur

"Vincent Kennedy McMahon, the third generation of a wrestling promotion dynasty, is a man of many dubious distinctions. For instance, he is the only chairman of the Board o ...

(9 pages) 73 0 4.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Compassion - An Important Value History of China

the second emperor, K'ang-hsi (1661 - 1722), and his life as part of the last Chinese imperialistic dynasty, the Qing. Based on the writings of the emperor, court records and later secondary sources, ... problems but also trying to do something about them. (Emperor 43)K'ang-hsi, emperor during the Qing dynasty, held values and beliefs very dearly to him. One of the most important values that he exempl ...

(4 pages) 52 0 5.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Argument and reasons as to why legalization of prostitution will lead to a corrupt society

the country. First, there was a Legendary period (2879-258) from which a number of kings ruled the dynasty. Then, it had been invaded by China at around 111BC with a reign that lasted for over a thou ...

(3 pages) 52 0 0.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues