Essays Tagged: "French Guiana"

Location of Brazil

Paraguay, Bolivia, and Peru to the east; Bogota to the southeast; Venezuela, Guyana, Suriname, and French Guiana to the south; and the Atlantic Ocean to the west.PLACE OF BRAZILThe landscape of Brazi ...

(3 pages) 120 2 2.6 May/1995

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Pappillon.

nown was condemned for a murder he did not commit and in 1931 sentenced to life imprisonment in the French Penal Colony of French Guiana. Some 50 years later he wrote down the tale of the thirteen lon ... Papillon wastes no time in escaping. In short Papillon and his party are all eventually returned to French Guinea after nearly a year on the run in numerous different countries. After his short taste ...

(4 pages) 25 0 0.0 Jul/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Caribbean History: Account for the emancipation of slaves in any one Caribbean territory. Territory choosen: French

ssignment: Account for the emancipation of slaves in any one Caribbean territory.Territory choosen: FrenchEmancipation in the French West Indies (F.W.I) was administered in 1848 based upon the argumen ... aced pressure on the government. It is perhaps rather interesting that the humanitarians had in the French West Indies a stronger role in emancipating the slaves as in comparison to other territories. ...

(4 pages) 61 0 3.8 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Chagas

ally transmitted in Argentina, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, and ...

(3 pages) 37 0 4.5 Nov/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Essay The French have had a great a great effect

Essay The French have had a great a great effect on people worldwide. Many countries parler francaise because ... France. Francais is almost a universal language. The language can be heard all over the world.Many French fishermen sailed to Canada in the 1500s. They developed a thriving fishing industry. Mais mor ... ped a thriving fishing industry. Mais more important, it established a fur trade. In the 1600s, the French settled along the Saint Lawrence River, naming the area New France. In the Treaty of Paris, F ...

(2 pages) 725 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays