Essays Tagged: "monsoons"

Study of a 3rd World Country, Ethiopia

not receive any problems such as volcanism, tidal waves, etc., but it does receive great winds and monsoons. It is located in Eastern Africa neighboured by Sudan (NW), Kenya(S), and Somalia(SE). Elev ...

(10 pages) 210 0 4.0 Dec/1996

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Tropical Africa and Asia: Comparison and contrast between tropical Africa and Asia during the 1200-1500 era

sons of temperate lands, the two empires have their own cycle of rainy and dry season caused by the monsoons. They were the largest and richest tropical states. Both utilized Islamic administrative an ...

(2 pages) 39 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Wind Summary

n land cools off faster than the water it is near and the air moves towards the water creating wind.MonsoonsSea and land breezes that change direction with the seasons are called monsoons.Global Winds ...

(1 pages) 523 0 2.0 May/2007

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Meteorology

Nectar In A Seive

a living on the farm. There are always some obstacles in the way. The land is ravaged by droughts, monsoons and insects. With remarkable courage, she sets out to meet these many challenges. She fi ...

(2 pages) 391 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Nectar In A Sieve

for employment. It wasn't easy for Rukmani's family to make a living on the farm because of all the monsoons and drought. There were times where they had to starve because there wasn't enough food. Wi ...

(2 pages) 1252 0 0.0 Jan/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Ainu Culture of Sakhalin Island - How has tourism affected the Ainu and their way of life?

p to 8 months whereas the southern stretch of the island experiences definitive seasons and regular monsoons (SAKHALIN.RU 2004). The island is covered in a dense coniferous forest with under-foliage d ...

(4 pages) 25 0 4.9 Aug/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

India's focus going forward: Agriculture or manufacturing and services?

their love affair with intensive agriculture was on decline. Despite a bountiful monsoon (14 normal monsoons in a row, until 2004), harvests were not as plentiful as could have been expected. As inten ... because of the poor irrigation facilities has decreased the consistency in the growth pattern. Poor monsoons would result in poor production which meant a huge decrease in the consumption of majority ...

(13 pages) 32 0 4.3 Aug/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management