Essays Tagged: "Great Wall"

Nuked, why nuclear weapons should be banned

shes by the wall of fire that's coming towards him at 100 mph. If he's not burnt to a crisp by this great wall of fire, he will be killed by the nuclear fallout that will eat him alive starting from t ...

(3 pages) 84 1 2.6 Apr/1997

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

History of Qin Dynasty and the First Emperor Qin Shi Huang-di; the wall's purpose, facts about the laborers, and its building process. MLA format Works Consulted included.

The Great Wall of China: Thesis-based Research EssayAnyone can identify The Great Wall of China. It is c ... New York to Kansas, or from Rome to the shores of Portugal (Silverberg ix-x). The materials of the Great Wall built into an eight feet high, three feet thick barrier can also go around the world once ... ," directly translated as "10,000-Li Long Wall" (1 Li is about 500 meters), the construction of the Great Wall of China began in 221 B.C.E. under the rule of The First Emperor Qin Shi Huang-di (Lawton ...

(6 pages) 73 0 3.6 Feb/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Great wall of china

In the year 221 B.C.E., there was a great ruler over the Ch'in kingdom in China, named Shih Huang Ti. Shih was power hungry and wanted m ... and animals were sent north to fortify Shih's kingdoms from invading armies. Shih planned to make a great wall by extending and enlarging preexisting walls made by previous rulers. This "great" wall w ... ellow River, southward to Lint'ao to close off the north west area of the empire from the Huns. The great wall is sometimes compared to a dragon with its head in the east and its tail in the west and ...

(3 pages) 71 0 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

The Rise of Adolf Hitler

re more often in a state of disarray than not, the population was disillusioned and scared, and the Great Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 saw the economy crumble to an all time low. These unfav ... and the popular interest shown in the German people. The final and most influential factor was the great depression, this further added to the republic's problems and the Nazis blamed all of Germany' ...

(6 pages) 77 1 4.8 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Gift of a thousand worlds part3

atures of Africa, he wondered the leafy world of the Amazon, and he walked the entire length of the Great Wall. He also watched many not so good things. He saw houses being smashed to shreds by hurric ...

(1 pages) 77 2 3.4 Jun/2004

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

Microsoft Asia

Alternative Solutions1. Maintain and expand relationship with OEMs and local vendors - Legend & Great Wall - and Delivery Service Providers.2. Collaborate with government to educate and make aware ... ation of Alternatives1. Maintain and expand relationship with OEMs and local vendors - Legend & Great Wall - and Delivery Service Providers.With the pessimism among the Chinese population towards ...

(6 pages) 92 0 4.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Computer and Electronics Companies

Poem: Iambic Pentameter: My Everything.

nd bad I shed my share of tearsOn knees and elbows he said he would crawlAcross the sea or over the great wallWhatever the barrier, we will lastWe are about the future not the pastAs far as his featur ...

(1 pages) 10 0 3.0 Sep/2005

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

Three Gorges Dam.

China has undertaken the greatest project since the erection of the Great Wall and the Grand Canal -- the Three Gorges Dam pr ...

(4 pages) 29 0 0.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Geography

What to Do With My Life?

ust to see the sights. I could wander endlessly on through the world.I could visit China to see the Great Wall, Russia to see the Red Square, and Australia to SCUBA dive in the Great Coral Reef. I wou ...

(2 pages) 17 0 0.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Legalism in china.

The chaotic era more known today as the Warring States period was a period of great depression. People lived in anarchy, massacring everything on their passage. Seven different p ... t could easily make laws to foster military adventure and build grand public projects so uch as the Great Wall" This proves that the law had a positive and strong effect on that period of time. This i ...

(3 pages) 48 0 4.5 Jan/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Man of Importance: Marco Polo

eath in 1324. He set out on a journey that made its way all the way to Chandu in Asia, North of the Great Wall. He became the best known explorer of the middle ages after documenting his journey in a ... oyage that lead to the discovery of the New World, and Marco's journey enriched the Italian society greatly. With the things accomplished by this man are of great importance and should never be forgot ...

(2 pages) 20 0 0.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The Great Wall Of China

The Great Wall of China One of the greatest wonders of the world is the Great Wall. It is the wo ... s first built to protect the ancient Chinese empire from raiding tribes from the north (Discovering great wall;webcrawler.com). Eventually, it evolved into something much greater. It took the efforts ... iece that stands today. The Qin, Han, and Ming dynasties all contributed to the construction of the Great Wall. The Great Wall is a series of walls built and rebuilt by different dynasties over ...

(5 pages) 33 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

China 4

I. GREAT WALL OF CHINA. The biggest man made structure ever built, is the Great Wall Of China. T ... earliest major work on the wall came during the Ch'in Dynasty, which lasted from 221 to 206 BC. The Great Wall Of China stretches about 1,500 miles (2,400 kilometers) from Bo Hai, a gulf off the Yello ... y concerned about were the Hsiung-nu, sometimes thought to be forebears of the Huns. One reason the Great Wall was built was to keep Chinese farmers from leaving their farms,and the second reason was ...

(4 pages) 29 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

The Great Wall of China

Many people only think of the Great Wall of China as a great, scenic tourist attraction or as one of the Seven Wonders of the Worl ... ic tourist attraction or as one of the Seven Wonders of the World. Although these are all true, the Great Wall is much more than that. Not only is it symbolic to China and its people, the Great Wall i ... that. Not only is it symbolic to China and its people, the Great Wall is also considered one of the greatest engineering masterpieces completed. However, its important purpose and contributions have m ...

(4 pages) 14 0 3.0 Jul/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

The Great Wall of China

The Great Wall of China is an amazing structure. It’s even visible from space!Now, it is a big tour ... ears ago. It was also a major part of the ending of the Ming dynasty.The real first building of the Great Wall was ordered by Emperor Qin Shi Huang (also called Qin Shi Huangdi by westerners or the Fi ... a was richer. After attacks from them, the Chinese decided that a protection system was needed. The Great Wall was the solution. Littler walls had been built before, but this was going to be very long ...

(4 pages) 4344 0 0.0 Mar/2009

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

How I fell in love with China

Breauna Nooks11 February, 2013Final DraftHow fell in love with ChinaAs I stood at the bottom of the Great Wall looking up, I was astonished. I felt my jaw tighten and my stomach turn as I stared up at ... ng back.The climb was fairly easy going, at first, and I began to think about what bought me to the Great Wall. I found myself thinking about how my friends had convinced me to take this, once in a li ...

(4 pages) 3 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions