Essays Tagged: "Leopold"

This essay is about the trial of Leopold and Loeb

perfect crime just to prove that it could be done.Loeb's nineteen-year old partner in crime, Nathan Leopold, was interested in ornithology, philosophy, and especially, Richard Loeb. Like Loeb, Leopold ... d opportunity, the son of a millionaire box manufacturer. At the time of their crime, the brilliant Leopold was a law student at the University of Chicago and was planning to begin studies at Harvard ...

(11 pages) 49 0 3.8 Nov/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Architecture of Nineteenth Century.

The architect Leopold Eidlitz once said merican architecture is the art of covering one thing with another thing t ...

(3 pages) 73 0 3.3 Nov/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was born in Salzburg in Austria, the son of Leopold, Kapellmeister to the Prince-Archbishop of Salzburg. By the age of three he could play the p ... pens with an eerie succession of dissonant chords. Overwhelmed by their quality, Haydn confessed to Leopold Mozart, 'Before God and as an honest man I tell you that your son is the greatest composer k ... ar from easy. From June 1783 to July 1791, she bore six children. The Mozarts' first child, Raimund Leopold, died at the age of two months of 'intestinal cramp' while his parents were away on a visit ...

(6 pages) 152 1 4.5 Feb/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Genre Study

Mozart

fgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was born in Salzburg in Austria, the son of Leopold, Kapellmeister to the Prince-Archbishop ofSalzburg. By the age of three he could play the pi ... opens with an eerie succession of dissonantchords. Overwhelmed by their quality, Haydn confessed to Leopold Mozart, 'Before God and as an honest man I tell you thatyour son is the greatest composer kn ...

(7 pages) 176 2 3.8 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

Mozart biography

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was born in Salzburg in Austria, the son of Leopold, Kapellmeister to the Prince-Archbishop of Salzburg. By the age of three, Wolfgang could pla ... opens with an eerie succession of dissonantchords. Overwhelmed by their quality, Haydn confessed to Leopold Mozart, 'Before God and as an honest man I tell you that your son is the greatest composer k ...

(4 pages) 83 1 4.1 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Aldo Leopold's hunting experience

In A Sand County Almanac, Aldo Leopold raises the controversial question about hunting: is hunting the right or wrong thing to do? ... t is also ironic that while hunting biology and conservation biology continue to oppose each other, Leopold was both a father of conservation biology as well as a hunter. In the passage below Leopold ... hat neither the wolf nor the mountain agreed with such a view." (132)The previous passage expresses Leopold's sudden realization of his wrongdoing, and his view of the world changes dramatically. Whil ...

(2 pages) 41 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Adolf Hitler

with war or, for that matter, with soldering." - Hitler There was a history teacher at school, Dr. Leopold Pötsch who touched Hitler's imagination with exciting tales of the glory of German figu ...

(4 pages) 47 1 4.8 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War I

Beethoven and Mozart: The Greatest Musicians of Their Time

at eleven, an oratorio. Then amazingly, at the age of twelve he wrote an opera. Mozart's father was Leopold Mozart, a court musician.Both Mozart and Beethoven had help from their fathers in different ...

(3 pages) 67 0 4.3 Oct/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Harry Houdini

dore. However, when the family moved to Appletown, Wisconsin, U.S.A., they later had two more sons, Leopold and Gladys in 1878. In 1883 "Ehrich, Prince of Air" performed in a Milwaukee, Wisconsin, bac ...

(2 pages) 30 0 5.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

The Life of Otto Von Bismarck (1815-1898)

Otto Von Bismarck (1815-1898)        Prince Otto Von Bismarck was born Otto Eduard Leopold on April 1st, 1815. He was born on the family estate at Schönhausen in Bandenburg. He is th ... Pomerania. In 1847 he married Johanna von Puttkamer. Among his new Pomeranian friends were General Leopold von Gerlach and his brother, who were leaders of the Camarilla, the irresponsible confidenti ...

(7 pages) 24 0 0.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers

An essay on "The Land Ethic" by Aldo Leopold.

property" they think of the land that they own and not the land that has been provided for them. In Leopold's concept, land is viewed as we would view our neighbors or family, as an entity that deserv ... er to the street?" instead of "If we install this parking lot or mall can we be that much richer?". Leopold looks at property as a gift and a blessing, also not as a never-ending resource to be taken ...

(3 pages) 89 1 5.0 Dec/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Colonialism in the Congo

Stanley petitioned the Britishgovernment to colonize the region, but he was refused. However, King Leopold II of Belgiumhired Stanley to return to the Congo to set up trading stations and establish r ... ng the International Africa Association was created. The"philanthropic" organization, controlled by Leopold himself, had a goal to acquireterritory in Africa. It had a stated purpose of promoting the ...

(7 pages) 83 0 4.5 Mar/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

Imperialism, Shimpirialism: Why it made a difference.

Stanley petitioned the British government to colonize the region, but he was refused. However, King Leopold II of Belgium was listening and hired Stanley in 1878 to return to the Congo and thus set in ... rcent (585). Thanks to the Industrial Revolution that hit Europe by 1850, communication had enabled Leopold to reign 'sovereign' over the Congo without ever leaving Belgium. Transportation by means of ...

(6 pages) 40 0 4.5 Sep/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

How and why did Coppola transform Conrad's "Heart of Darkness" into "Apocalypse Now"?

rkness is a novel where Marlow, the protagonist, recounts his journey on the Congo River during the Leopold period of history. Similarly, Apocalypse Now is a film about Willard, who describes his jour ... Despite the fact that the book never mentions any specific names, Heart of Darkness is critical of Leopold's exploitation of the Congolese people. Marlow describes the natives with derogatory languag ...

(4 pages) 28 0 4.0 Jan/2007

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

The historical contextual reflection portrayed within Joseph Conrad's "Heart of Darkness"

an Congo had come to be devastatingly controlled and ruled by its private colonization through King Leopold II, Belgium's King at the time. Leopold attempted to establish many colonies outside the cou ... es, did so right throughout the African Congo. Through the Establishment of his "Congo Free State", Leopold had promised to eliminate Slavery of the natives, encourage free trade, bring aide to create ...

(5 pages) 17 0 5.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Aldo Leopold's Land Ethic

Leopold's Land Ethic It is important to remember that while Aldo Leopold's land ethic is both noble ... in me; rather, I intend to put a lens over this discussion that may partially justify exactly what Leopold so passionately disapproved of. We are a growing nation; in fact, the population of the Unit ... d of. We are a growing nation; in fact, the population of the United States has grown by 216% since Leopold first wrote about the treacherous things that we Homo sapiens were doing to the land. It is ...

(4 pages) 30 0 0.0 Feb/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Aldo Leopald

would write a paper on a article I recently completed reading in my own time. This article by Aldo Leopold was very interesting and educational. Although this might seem weird, I find myself reading ... ter reading my paper maybe you could tell me if I interrupted it correctly.The Round River, by Aldo Leopold, is a comprehensive article that states many ideas of his dealing with nature and conservati ...

(3 pages) 343 0 0.0 Feb/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

A Critical Review of Sand County Almanac by Leopold

fail to remember about them unless somewhat or somebody nudges my reminiscence. This Essay examines Leopold’s Imagination, his observation towards nature and his land ethic concept.A Sand County ... owards nature and his land ethic concept.A Sand County Almanac is a sequence of simple essays about Leopold's occurrence from beginning to end a year on his "sand farm" in Wisconsin. The site doesn't ...

(7 pages) 35 0 3.8 Jan/2008

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Steroids

ble to determine the exact chemical formula of the hormone. This hormone was synthesized in 1935 by Leopold Ruzika, a chemist in Zurich, and in 1939, Butenandt and Ruzika shared the Nobel Prize for ch ...

(6 pages) 19 0 0.0 Mar/2009

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

The Tutor

he home of a nobleman, the Major von Berg. He is engaged to instruct the two children of the house, Leopold and Gustchen, in academic subjects and in the social graces. To the sophisticated, Francophi ...

(12 pages) 2029 0 0.0 Apr/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers