Essays Tagged: "flames"

Use of Contrasts in Act I of The Tempest

I, scene II. Ariel was the 'airy spirit' that could assume different shapes, such as the lightning flames seen on the ship (Shakespeare 31), and who had quickness, lightness, grace, and total control ...

(3 pages) 82 0 4.5 Feb/1997

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

life's powerful forces

s to grow it can take many paths because of the influences of external forces. If a wind blows, the flames change their direction and velocity and can engulf many other things. On the other hand, if t ...

(3 pages) 45 0 4.3 Nov/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Your Choice.

they are all me, if only it was then when you could see, a lake of fire was burning within, the red flames poured out through my skin, it was a lake of fire, to you it was blood, bleeding out from me, ...

(3 pages) 78 0 4.7 Nov/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Night by Elie Wiesel

Madame Shacter was screaming about the fire, the huge flames and the furnace that she could see. Then she was begging the people on the train to believe h ... her up. In a way, Madame Shacter was prophesying about the crematories at the death camps, the huge flames and the furnaces that turn the Jewish nation into ashes.'I believe profoundly. During the day ...

(4 pages) 165 2 3.0 Oct/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Who Burned Down the Reichstag

ing into the Reichstag, through abroken window.9:08 - A policeman sees a shadowy figure inside, and flames.9:15 - A shot is fired at the intruder.9:22 - Police enter the building.9:27 - Police arrest ...

(2 pages) 38 0 4.5 Dec/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science


r nurses her infant. Children playfully throw pieces of bone into         the flames. An old woman tends the wounds of a hunter with an herbal         ointm ...

(4 pages) 29 0 3.7 Feb/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences

Change of Character. This essay is a character analysis of Dee in Alice Walker's short story, "Everyday Use." The grade was an 85 and could have been higher if the grammer would have been better!

ory of their old house burning down. She recounts that event and tells, "sometimes I can still hear flames and feel Maggie's arms sticking to me?and Dee. I see her standing off under the sweet gum tre ...

(2 pages) 221 1 4.3 Feb/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"HUMAN FACTORS IN AVIATION MAINTENANCE" The purpose of this study was to find how human factors in aviation maintenance affect the aircraft.

while cruising at 8,000 feet; he shutdown the engine after noticing the oil pressure fall to zero, flames coming from the engine cowling, and smoke in the cockpit. The pilot miraculously makes a forc ...

(9 pages) 320 0 4.9 Feb/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Inductive essay on the book "The Wars" by Timothy Findley

wers and bombs both are used in the destruction of much of Europe, and Robert himself. "There [are] flames all around [Robert] and [Robert's] clothing [is] on fire." (Findley 213) In this quote Robert ...

(4 pages) 108 0 4.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"Lord of the Flies" By William Golding This essay shows how Golding created an atmosphere of fear

p of the mountainafter they light their first fire. The entire back side of the mountain bursts intoflames, and all that can be heard is the popping and hissing from the brush. The oddpop sends branch ...

(1 pages) 32 0 1.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > "Lord of the Flies" by Sir William Gerald Golding

Myths of Memory.

se, all hell breaks loose and there's plenty of running and shooting and diving through windows and flames and explosions and all that other good stuff.The interesting part (unless you really like ...

(7 pages) 142 1 4.1 May/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Mental Health

Lighter Than Air: The Lie That is Hydrogen Power.

ogen to lift the massive airship was great, until the fatal collision, followed by the even greater flames that rained down from the exploding mass of hydrogen and metal. Hydrogen has long been known ... unleashed on the beholder. When the Hindenburg exploded, the hydrogen inside the airship fueled the flames that destroyed the airship. This could easily happen to any hydrogen-powered vehicle since th ...

(3 pages) 49 0 4.0 Jul/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

A personal tragic event (house burning down).

r what was going on. Upon arriving home, I was able to see what all of the sirens were about. I saw flames all over the inside of my house!Being about 12 years of age, the situation did not really bot ...

(2 pages) 33 1 3.5 Sep/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Spontaneous Human Combustion.

stion: What exactly is SHC? By all accounts, it is the process by which humans allegedly burst into flames suddenly without having been in contact with any igniting source. It supposedly happens chemi ... metimes aren't turned into ashes is that fire usually burns upwards; it rarely burns laterally. The flames have enough material to sustain them by consuming the upper body without having to go down to ...

(4 pages) 40 0 3.4 Oct/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

"To Kill a Mocking Bird" by Harper Lee.

where to live, and doesn't care. She showed this when she chuckled when her house was in smoldering flames and said that now she can have the bigger garden that she had always wanted. I feel that if s ...

(1 pages) 27 0 3.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "To Kill a Mockingbird" by Harper Lee

Predestionation versus free living and will.

for all men to be saved. If God sincerely wants all people to be saved and wants none to rot in the flames of hell, and if the decision is entirely up to Him (man has no choice), then all people will ...

(2 pages) 33 0 3.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy


neral pile of aromatic woods, which she ignited with the fanning of her wings, and emerged from the flames with a new life. Hence the phoenix has been adopted universally as a symbol of immortality. H ... , and called the "Restorer of the Order," took, it is said, for his seal, a phoenix brooding on the flames, with the motto, "Ardet ut vivat" - She burns that she may live. The phoenix was adopted at a ...

(1 pages) 17 0 0.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers

This ia a narrative essay. Title "Life altering experience." This essay is for 12th grade english.

l and hit a light pole. Upon seeing this, the traffic slowed dramatically. The car was covered with flames near the engine and the flames were spreading towards the gasoline tank. The flow of cars slo ... ent was to secure the woman that was driving and her two children that were traveling with her. The flames had spread to the front seats and the man had only secured the life of the woman that was dri ...

(2 pages) 124 1 3.7 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The chernobyl explosion

l lid and blasted through the concrete containment walls around the reactor. The reactor burst into flames and two people were killed instantly. Thirty-one people would die later, mostly firefighters. ... ing to do something I knew nothing about, and also the fact that it was a nuclear plant going up in flames. Most of my research I did was off the Internet. I went to many websites trying to get ...

(2 pages) 51 2 1.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Science Essays

Hossein Valamanesh art review

est-known contemporary artists. Often utilising the most elemental of natural materials - branches, flames, leaves, sand, mud, seeds, earth - Valamanesh seeks out an essential connection to place thro ...

(3 pages) 23 0 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers