Essays Tagged: "John Smith"

Comparison of "Of Plymouth Plantion" and "A Description of New England"

tion" and "A Description of New England" A Few Gramatical ErrorsNew England: A Matter of PerspectiveJohn Smith's A Description of New England and William Bradford's Of Plymouth Plantation both present ... . Smith are writing about one land, but they present two different accounts of the life in the land.John Smith's writing is his ideal vision of what the new land could be with the best of people colon ...

(3 pages) 103 0 4.6 Nov/1996

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

A compare and contrast paper about two short stories, "A Description of New England" by John Smith and "Of Plymouth Plantation" by William Bradford.

In the writings "A Description of New England" by John Smith and "Of Plymouth Plantation" by William Bradford, the tone of these two selections vary n ... lections vary noticeably. Both authors use certain tones to attract and persuade certain audiences. John Smith wrote of what a wonderful place the New World was, while on the other hand Bradford wrote ... hile on the other hand Bradford wrote about the difficulties and realities of the New World. Author John Smith, a pilgrim who arrived in the Americas, writes a description of the new land. In "A Descr ...

(3 pages) 111 0 5.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

A comparison of William Bradford and John Adams' credibility.

John Smith and William Bradford are both known as the first settlers of this great nation. Both of t ... t thriving colonies. They both helped a great deal, but when it came to writing down what happened, John Smith tended to make himself look good while William Bradford tended to stick to the facts.Duri ... to make himself look good while William Bradford tended to stick to the facts.During the beginning, John Smith talks about how terrible everything was, giving the other settlers some credit; however, ...

(3 pages) 39 1 3.7 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

Harvard Business School : Glenn Taylor Case

ylor, Sage Electronics Company's Vice President for Finance and Controller is having a problem with John Smith, another Vice President of the company, and has decided to write a case (problem) and ass ... esisHaving done our analysis of the case we have reached the conclusion that both, Glenn Taylor and John Smith are responsible for the problems that exist between them. We will try to explain the prob ...

(5 pages) 82 0 4.2 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Pocahontas and how it isn't accurate!

the Virginia colony were drawn very well geographically in the movie also. During this time period, John Ratcliff was in charge of the colony. John Smith also is accurately played out. He was indeed s ... ovie also contains inaccuracies. Pocahontas did not actually look as tall and thin as in the movie. John Smith also looked nothing like he did in the movie. He followed the colonial conformity and had ...

(1 pages) 43 1 3.8 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Analyze the persuasiveness of John Smith's "The New Land". Is he is persuasive? Why or why not?

John Smith was a master at utilizing logical, emotional, and ethical appeals to convince his audienc ... ack in Smith's time and are still right today and should be done to help the Mother-Country. John Smith used a combination of logical, emotional, and ethical appeals in the form of rhetorical q ...

(3 pages) 31 0 5.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Essay Summerizing "The General History" by John Smith.

e Jamestown colony as plagued from the beginning by unfortunate circumstances. While out exploring, John Smith was captured by the Indians. After being brought to many chiefs, John Smith was brought t ... any chiefs, John Smith was brought to the emperor of the Pamaunkee. The emperor had planned to kill John Smith at first by placing his head against a rock and bashing it in. Then Pocahontas, the emper ...

(1 pages) 35 0 0.0 Aug/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

John smith

John Smith played an extremely important role in the beginning of American history. He was born in 1 ... s was a small locked box that contained the names of seven councilmen who were to govern Jamestown. John Smith's name was on it, and they were ready to begin their lives in America.The new settlers ha ... nters, spread of diseases, and worst of all, they were constantly attacked by the Native Americans. John Smith and his fellow settlers did their best to fight them off.One day, Smith was captured by t ...

(2 pages) 34 0 0.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

One World, One Land, Two Stories

Two sixteenth century writers, John Smith and William Bradford, write about their experiences in North America in The General Histo ... ruggles came social struggles with the Indians. Landing on the same continent, William Bradford and John Smith give similar accounts of the new world while having completely different motives and styl ... ttlement with a constant confidence that God's sovereignty is controlling every event; in contrast, John Smith is motivated to write an alluring story that is not embellished to bring honest, diligent ...

(2 pages) 26 0 0.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Comparing description of New England in John Smith's "A Description of New England" and William Bradford's "Of Plymouth Plantation"

In the two literary works, "A Description of New England," by John Smith and "Of Plymouth Plantation," by William Bradford, the two authors represent New England ... ries, varies noticeably. Both authors use certain tones to attract and persuade targeted audiences. John Smith wrote of what a wonderful place New England was, while on the other hand Bradford wrote a ... nd was, while on the other hand Bradford wrote about the difficulties and realities of New England. John Smith, a pilgrim who arrived in the Americas, writes a description of the new land. In "A Descr ...

(5 pages) 41 0 5.0 Sep/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Themes of Nature: John Smith's "A Description of New England", Washington Irving's "Rip Van Winkle" and William Cullent Bryant's "Thantopsis"

t are going to be described in this essay. These three works are "A Description of New England," by John Smith, "Rip Van Winkle," by Washington Irving, and "Thanatopsis," by William Cullen Bryant. Eac ... very good way of conveying nature and how stunning it is to them.In "A Description of New England," John Smith talks about how amazing the nature is in the new world. He did this to persuade people to ...

(3 pages) 22 0 5.0 Sep/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Pocahontas

ny things that have made her famous today. For example, she is mostly known for her friendship with John Smith, typically of the mythical love relationship that they shared. Pocahontas also had a cour ... onship that they shared. Pocahontas also had a courageous persona and inquisitive nature that saved John Smith's life and helped to promote peace between the nations. Lastly, her marriage to John Rolf ...

(8 pages) 37 0 5.0 Jan/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Wars

Exploring

Christopher Columbus, John Smith, and DaVaca where all great explorers and settlers making great contributions to there ge ... On the other hand, ideas about the native population differentiate greatly from each other. John Smith states the need to convert them to Christianity and that without this conversion they are ...

(1 pages) 1000 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

John Smith Personal Essay

John Smith PERSONAL ESSAY My name is John Smith. I am 22 years old. I am a senior at Mt San Jacinto ...

(2 pages) 35 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

There always exists three sides to every story. Within the

ways exists three sides to every story. Within the controversial issues within the Pocahontas Myth, John Smith and Chief Roy Crazy Horse explain their sides of the story. This only amounts to two side ... two sides of the required third. The third side of each story is the simple truth behind the issue. John Smith explains how he perceives the myth to be in accordance with his misplaced self-centered p ...

(1 pages) 713 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Analysis of A Rose for Emily

s true homosexual nature. But that was not the case of the matter.Emily had a lawyer by the name of John Smith. He was not mentioned earlier because she did not want the government to interfere with h ... mentioned earlier because she did not want the government to interfere with her everyday business. John Smith called Emily's cousins to come into town so that they could go over her inheritance. When ...

(4 pages) 14 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Colonial America: New England and the Chesapeake Bay

wever, prepared for or willing to perform the intensive labor necessary to help the colony survive. John Smith, in his History of Virginia, describes how the settlers' lust for wealth led to unrest am ... pes of gaining wealth. However, this servitude backfired, and fights broke out among the colonists. John Smith recalls, "These brawls are so disgustful...they were better forgotten." These early settl ...

(5 pages) 32 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

MY CRAZY ADVENTURE IN AN ANIMAL CELL! A STORY ABoUT A Boy in animal cell.

e blue jelly asked for my name without even looking up at me in the face.I replied, “My name is John Smith and I need to know where I am”. The jelly guy had looked up at me and gave me a face lik ... able to get out of this place. I sat and thought to myself. “How are you going to get out of this John? You need to do something.” I began to lose my nerve. I was going hysterical. I had to find th ...

(6 pages) 12 0 0.0 Oct/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Survey Paper: Employee Job Satisfaction/RES 341 with instructor notes

tionKelly's Auto (hypothetical company) has been owned and operated by Kelly Smith and her husband, John Smith, for almost 15 years. Kelly's Auto provides used automobiles of all makes and models at f ... automotive dealers, the business grew from one local store (with only two employees i.e. Kelly and John) to five stores (with 10 employees each) located within nearby counties. Even with this number ...

(4 pages) 273 1 3.7 Mar/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

The impact of European settlers immigrating to America on the Native Americans who had already populated these areas

f merchants to establish a permanent English settlement" at Jamestown, Virginia (English). In 1608, John Smith was elected the president of the Virginia Colony. This venture attracted adventurers who ... se they neglected to plant corn and other work that was needed for the colony to be self-sufficient.John Smith saved the colony when he explored the area and established trading with the local Indians ...

(3 pages) 20 0 0.0 Oct/2009

Subjects: History Term Papers