Essays Tagged: "Millionaire"

This essay is about the trial of Leopold and Loeb

nd especially, Richard Loeb. Like Loeb, Leopold was a child of wealth and opportunity, the son of a millionaire box manufacturer. At the time of their crime, the brilliant Leopold was a law student at ...

(11 pages) 49 0 3.8 Nov/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The life and accomplishments of Al Capone during the prohibition era in the 1920s.

commentary of the time, but is now a legend. His classic boy from the ghetto turned generous multi-millionaire story only adds to the heroism seen in this most famous Chicago mobster. Chicago's indus ...

(10 pages) 131 0 3.4 Nov/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Test of Tests (Job)From the Bible

The Test of TestsImagine you are a millionaire with three (3) kids. A son ten (10) whose dream is to follow your footsteps. Twin daught ...

(6 pages) 158 3 4.4 Feb/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

My father, my hero.

celebrity; he is not such a recognizable face. My father is not a national hero; he is not a multi-millionaire. My father is just an average quiet man, whom I honour and respect.My father was born ...

(2 pages) 129 2 4.3 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Cecil Rhodes: A brief biography of an entrepeneur in Africa.

urished in Africa only traveling back to England in 1973 for his education, he had become a diamond millionaire at the age of 19 and had graduated from Oxford University in 1881. Our first source stat ...

(2 pages) 28 0 4.4 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

Family Life during the Great Depression, as compared to Family Life nowdays.

DuPont dropped seventy points. The "Era of Get Rich Quick" was over. Jack Dempsey, America's first millionaire athlete, lost $3 million. Cynical New York hotel clerks asked incoming guests, "You want ...

(2 pages) 67 0 4.8 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Influences on F. Scott Fitzgeralds' writing in The Great Gatsby

published in 1925, F. Scott Fitzgerald writes about the fictitious life of Jay Gatsby, a self-made millionaire (Gross 1). The setting of the novel is New York in the twenties, a time, and place, wher ...

(7 pages) 49 0 3.7 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Great Gatsby" by F. Scott Fitzgerald

The millionaire next door

The Millionaire Next Door: A Brief SynopsisThe Millionaire Next Door written by, Thomas J. Stanley and W ... it instruction on how to become wealthy through the seven characteristics found common amongst most millionaires. These steps will be explored further along in this paper.Most of us would probably agr ... st chapter in the book is almost a "slap in the face" because it clearly disproves this belief. The millionaire in America is more likely to be the one with the least of these material possessions. Wi ...

(6 pages) 60 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The Demise of the American dream about The Great Gatsby by F Scott Fitzgerald be sure to edit this my spelling and grammar arent the best ever

far from the legends we have heard about in the 1920's.James Gatz, otherwise know as Jay Gatsby, a millionaire who was wrapped up in his money and also his love for Daisy, a married women. His money' ...

(2 pages) 29 0 4.7 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Great Gatsby" by F. Scott Fitzgerald


s his company has gone bankrupt. No sooner had our director taken over the company than he became a millionaire but the time he assumed the director position was shorter than the periods of time he sp ...

(1 pages) 18 0 3.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Artemis Fowl by: Eoin Colfer

boy named Artemis Fowl who is a twelve year old boy and a criminal genius mastermind. He is also a millionaire because of his father who started the family business. His father was on a mission and h ...

(2 pages) 29 0 5.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"The Merchant of Venice": Critical Evaluation

Law states this is wrong and causes more ill feeling between Jews and Christians. Shylock is not a millionaire but can afford to look after himself and his daughter, Jessica. They have a comfortable ...

(5 pages) 29 0 0.0 Jan/2006

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

The best ideas always from the passionate interests in commonplace things.

In an era that a good idea can breed a millionaire in the IT industry or other business field, people nowadays are involving in the search ...

(2 pages) 24 0 5.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education


my family and I in Slovakia, she came bearing gifts from America. To me, any American seemed like a millionaire, and America the land where anything is possible and most people are movie stars. My aun ...

(3 pages) 34 0 3.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Human Rights

The American Dream

me the embodiment of the American dream. He started poor and errand so much money he became a multi-millionaire. Thomas Jefferson was another person that contributed to the American Dream by writing t ...

(3 pages) 86 0 3.0 Jul/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Title: "Corruption in the Big Sleep" - This essay explores the corruption of society found in "The Big Sleep" by Raymond Chandler.

The Big Sleep" is about a private detective that is trying to solve a blackmailing case for a dying millionaire. The detective, Philip Marlowe, finds that the case not only involves blackmail, but als ...

(4 pages) 43 0 1.0 Jul/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Paper on the book "Timeline" by Michael Crichton

he esoteric disappearance of their chief historian, Professor Johnston. The archaeologists meet the millionaire scientist and owner of the technology company called ITC, Robert Doniger, who tells them ...

(3 pages) 13 0 4.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Greeneland is a term which is used to describe the kind of world Greene portrays in his stories. Discuss this statement by making close reference to "Twenty-One Stories"

dorsement of the purchase. On the other hand, Mr. Calloway in "Across the Bridge" is an old English millionaire who became rich through illegal means. Furthermore, in the story "When Greek meets Greek ...

(3 pages) 18 1 5.0 Jan/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Lessons To Be Learned in "The Bet" by Anton Chekhov.

er two millions were nothing near his fortune, but that changed as the years passed. "The confident millionaire had become a banker of middling rank, trembling at every rise and fall in his investment ...

(1 pages) 23 0 5.0 Feb/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

"The Big Lebowski" - A Modern Western?

invaded and his rug urinated upon by thugs looking to collect a debt incurred by the wife of multi-millionaire Jeff Lebowski (David Huddleson) who is wheelchair-bound and, as the Dude points out, pro ...

(10 pages) 17 0 5.0 Mar/2007

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