Essays Tagged: "Eton"

Brave New World, Aldous Huxley, Chando and Wittus, 1964 (originally published in 1932), 213 pp.

his the Brave New World. In the end, it was Aldous Huxley, not George Orwell (whom Huxley taught at Eton), whose vision of the future had the touch of prophecy. The modern world did not collapse into ...

(4 pages) 78 0 4.3 Apr/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Analysis of "Animal Farm" by Eric Blair

Eric Blair-Blair was born in Bengal in 1903, educated at Eton, and after working for the Indian Imperial Police in Burma, returned to Europe and started writ ...

(4 pages) 68 0 3.0 Mar/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

This essay compares the programs of England's Prime Ministers, William Gladstone and Benjamin Disreli.

li was conservative.William Ewart Gladstone was born in Liverpool, December 29, 1809. He studied at Eton and then he went to Christ Church (Oxford). It was here that he decided he wanted to be a polit ...

(2 pages) 36 0 3.7 Oct/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers

1984 by George Orwell. This report includes a very well writen summery, context, and also a analisis of all the themes included in this book

al control that the schools he attended exercised over their students' lives. After graduating from Eton, Orwell decided to forego college in order to work as a British Imperial Policeman in Burma. He ...

(13 pages) 515 11 4.7 Jan/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Saks Fifth Avenue and Sprout Kids - departement store vs. boutique - Infant clothing.

ny fashion trends already in progress. Knee-pants disappeared only a few years after the War as did Eton collars. Boys no longer were commonly outfitted in dresses after the War. Fauntleroy suits and ...

(8 pages) 64 0 4.5 Jun/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

"Animal Farm" by George Orwell.

date themselves.George Orwell's real name was Eric Blair. He was born in 1903. He went to school at Eton, and after service with the Indian Imperial Police in Burma, he returned to Europe to earn his ...

(3 pages) 90 0 3.9 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Research Article on George Orwell

-occupied India, while growing up, George Orwell attended private schools in Sussex, Wellington and Eton. He worked at the Imperial Indian Police until 1927 when he went to London to study the poverty ... ays, until he was thirteen. He went to two private secondary schools: Wellington (for one term) and Eton (for four and a half years). After Eton, Blair joined the Imperial Indian Police and was traine ...

(8 pages) 82 2 5.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Percy Bysshe Shelley Biography

was a squire and a representative in Parliament.He went to school at the Syon House Academy and at Eton. His teachers said he was an exceptional student. His biggest passions were the spirit of revol ...

(2 pages) 26 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Scarlet Letter" by Nathaniel Hawthorne

Animal Farm

date themselves.George Orwell's real name was Eric Blair. He was born in 1903. He went to school at Eton, and after service with the Indian Imperial Police in Burma, he returned to Europe to earn his ...

(3 pages) 77 5 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Percy Bysshe Shelley: Ode to the West Wind

s hard-headed and conventional Member of Parliament.Percy Bysshe Shelley was sent to be educated at Eton and then he continued his studies at Oxford. By that time he published two spy stories and a bo ...

(5 pages) 61 0 3.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

[The Oxford Book of English Short Stories] It's ironic to see adult characters behaving childishly in some stories and children in others being worldly adults. Do you agree with this statement?

dered are Trevor in 'The Destructors' and Eric and Bertie in 'Toys of Peace'.Despite the nurture of Eton and an upper class family, Archibald remains idle and gullible. He is not knowledgeable and beh ...

(5 pages) 23 0 2.5 Apr/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

George Orwell

i in British-occupied India. While growin up, he attended private schools in Sussex, Wellington and Eton. He worked at the Imperial Indian Police untill 1927 when he went to London to study the povert ... days, until he was thirteen. He went to two private secondary schools: Wellington(for one term) and Eton (for four and a half years).After Eton, Blair joined the Imperial Indian Police and was trained ...

(8 pages) 31 0 3.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

"George Orwell" by Gordon Bowker - How the author positions the reader

s born in India in1903. His family moved to England in 1907. After he had finished his schooling at Eton, he then joined the Indian Imperial Police in Burma. In 1936 he went to Spain to fight in the S ...

(3 pages) 23 0 3.0 Aug/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

George Orwell

al control that the schools he attended exercised over their students' lives. After graduating from Eton, Orwell decided to forego college in order to work as a British Imperial Policeman in Burma. He ...

(5 pages) 18 1 5.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

How and why was Pitt able to gain and secure his position as prime minister from 1782 - 84?

out. Because of his debilitating ailments, and because of his father’s personal detestation of Eton, he was taught at home by Rev. Edward Wilson, a Cambridge graduate. His father also took a very ...

(8 pages) 12 0 5.0 May/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Single Sex Boarding?

r life cannot only promote gayness but also make many feel isolated socially from the other sex. At Eton the punishment for being caught in bed with another boy is suspension. On the other hand the pu ... good reason for this (if we gave them about 2 weeks to come up with one ) but it is easy to see how Eton could be seen as "pro-gay" if this rule was wrongly misinterpreted. This therefore is not a plu ...

(3 pages) 6 0 3.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Animal Farm: Corruption Of An Inspired Vision

communism. Eric Blair was born in Bengal, India in 1903; and, as soon as 1917 he attended school at Eton, located in England, where he faced popular liberal and socialist ideas for the first time. By ...

(6 pages) 10 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

1984 By George Orwell

rwell was the pen name of Eric Blair, an Englishman that was born in Bengal in 1903 and educated at Eton. The author worked with the Indian Imperial Police in Burma and went to Europe to earn a living ...

(4 pages) 25 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Stand Before Your God

en by Paul Watkins who studies in the England. He graduated from the Dragon School, and went to the Eton School in the England. Paul Watkins has a special place that is peaceful, and happiness. When h ...

(2 pages) 247 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

George Orwell

velist and social critic (Wadsworth 866). Orwell was born in Begal, India and was later educated in Eton, England. He was the son of Richard Blair an opium agent and his "much younger wife" Ida. Relat ...

(3 pages) 12 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature