Essays Tagged: "Mitchell"

The trial of Billy Mitchell

My report is on the trial one of the all-time greatest pilots of the early nineteen-hundreds, Billy Mitchell. Billy became the first uniformed pilot to fly over enemy lines. He commanded one-thousand ... hundred and twenty-four point five miles per hour. He went on trial for speaking out about the Navy.Mitchell promised Congress, and the rest of the world, as well as the Army that him and all of his m ...

(3 pages) 37 0 4.0 Oct/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Cases

This is a position paper on General "Billy" Mitchell. It is done in the format specified in the "Tongue and Quill", a military book of standards on writing.

POSITION PAPERONGENERAL "BILLY" MITCHELL1.This paper addresses the demonstration of General "Billy"Mitchell's USAF core values of se ... stration of General "Billy"Mitchell's USAF core values of service before self andintegrity. General Mitchell displayed these core values inthe face of adversity. He was one of the few airmen whoknew t ... e potential of the airplane and fought for hisbeliefs, even at the cost of his own career.2.General Mitchell exhibited great courage and placed hisservice before himself during interservice rivalriesf ...

(1 pages) 38 0 3.7 Dec/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

"Scarlett O'Hara: Tragic Hero?" This essay proves that Scarlett O'Hara from Margaret Mitchell's "Gone With The Wind" is a tragic hero according to Aristotle.

mbled recognition of his flaw, and a reversal of fortune must occur. Scarlett O'Hara, from Margaret Mitchell's Gone With the Wind, exhibits all the qualities of a tragic hero as defined by the famous ... r needs. "They looked out past Gerald O'Hara's newly plowed cotton fields toward the red horizon." (Mitchell 7) As Scarlett matured, she rarely had to go without any kind of desired object, and many t ...

(4 pages) 61 0 5.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

How the bush is represented in Australia and America by Les Murray's poetry and the film "of mice and men"? This essay is about the representations of both texts in relation to the above question.

d) in America.Three of Les Murray's poems represent the bush life in Australia. These poems are The Mitchells, The Widower in the Country and Driving through Sawmill Towns. These poems appreciate the ... iet country towns. These activities are different from the tough and rough bush life in America.The Mitchells, which is written in first person, recognises the calm, unhurried ways of the bushman 'and ...

(6 pages) 34 1 4.6 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Analyzing "The Yellow Wallpaper" by Charlotte Perkins Gilman regarding mental illness in society past and today

er existence. Her husband threatens that if she doesn't get well soon he will have her see Dr. Weir Mitchell, a prominent professional of the time, to prescribe one of his "rest cures." In those days, ... lize the damage they are doing. Their recommendationscome in part from the teachings of Dr. S. Weir Mitchell, a Philadelphia doctor known forhis treatment of many women suffering from symptoms of depr ...

(11 pages) 212 0 4.7 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

Managing Change

ct need to be trained first before they can be expected to lead others to the change (Bridges & Mitchell, 2000).Transition happens every time change is put into place. Change puts people into a tr ... goodbye, shifting into neutral and moving forward are the three phases of transition (Bridges & Mitchell, 2000). Saying goodbye simply means to let go of one's old ways to make room for the new wa ...

(2 pages) 144 0 5.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Charlotte Perkins Gilman vs. the Narrator in "The Yellow Wallpaper"

man was writing about her own anguish as she herself underwent such a treatment with Dr. Silas Weir Mitchell in 1887, just two years after the birth of her daughter Katherine. The rest cure that the n ... d during the late 1800's. Linda Wagner-Martin, in her essay on "The Yellow Wallpaper" describes Dr. Mitchell'streatment of the typical female seeking his world famous rest cure. Wagner-Martin states t ...

(4 pages) 48 0 3.0 Nov/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Maria mithchell

MARIA MITCHELL The person that I chose for the Womens History Month report is Maria Mitchell, who was a se ... ens History Month report is Maria Mitchell, who was a self- taught astronomer. She discovered Comet Mitchell and made amazing achievements throughout her life. Maria Mitchell was born on August 1, 181 ... a Mitchell was born on August 1, 1818 on the Massachusetts island of Nantucket to William and Lydia Mitchell. When Maria Mitchell was growing up in the Quaker community, few girls were allowed to stud ...

(4 pages) 499 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Astronomy

Maria Mitchell

MARIA MITCHELL The person that I chose for the Womens History Month report is Maria Mitchell, who was a se ... ens History Month report is Maria Mitchell, who was a self- taught astronomer. She discovered Comet Mitchell and made amazing achievements throughout her life. Maria Mitchell was born on August 1, 181 ... a Mitchell was born on August 1, 1818 on the Massachusetts island of Nantucket to William and Lydia Mitchell. When Maria Mitchell was growing up in the Quaker community, few girls were allowed to stud ...

(4 pages) 957 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Astronomy