Essays Tagged: "Nova Scotia"

Death in 'First Death in Nova Scotia' and in 'War is kind'

wed so differently to everyone. In the poems, 'Because I could not stop for Death,' 'First Death in Nova Scotia,' and 'War is kind' death is presented by each narrator as something different. To one i ... than an adult. Children aren't quite able to see death as the sad even that it is. 'First Death in Nova Scotia' tells of a young boys death, and his cousins view of it. We are shown Arthur's death th ...

(3 pages) 38 0 4.1 Mar/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The Rise and Fall of Prohibition in Canada

ence,successes, and failures of Prohibition of Alcohol in Canada.Particular emphasis is placed upon Nova Scotia that, along withManitoba, scored a large majority in favour of prohibitionduring the nat ... stries in the world,with distilled liquors being the sixth largest of Canadianexports.Temperance in Nova Scotia had a strong tradition datingback to Beaver River, Yarmouth. It was here, in 1828, the f ...

(11 pages) 119 0 4.3 Mar/1995

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

Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia, one of the three Maritime and one of the four Atlantic provinces ofCanada, bordered on ... rland Strait, and the Gulf of Saint Lawrence and on the east, south, and westby the Atlantic Ocean. Nova Scotia consists primarily of a mainland section, linked toNew Brunswick by the Isthmus of Chign ... ignecto, and Cape Breton Island, separated from themainland by the Strait of Canso.On July 1, 1867, Nova Scotia became one of the founding members of the CanadianConfederation. The province's name, wh ...

(11 pages) 126 2 4.6 Feb/1997

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

The Micmac V.S. The Iroquois. The difference between law and government structure within these communities

ents and laws are in some ways similar, but in many ways different.The Micmac reside in what is now Nova Scotia, eastern New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, and southern Gaspe. The territory was subd ... ents and laws are in some ways similar, but in many ways different.The Micmac reside in what is now Nova Scotia, eastern New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, and southern Gaspe. The territory was subd ...

(17 pages) 77 0 3.0 Mar/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Acid Rain

es within the next twenty years if acid rain continues at the present rate.Ontario is not alone, on Nova Scotia's Eastern most shores, almost every river flowing to the Atlantic Ocean is poisoned with ...

(5 pages) 104 0 3.7 Sep/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Alexander Graham Bell.

rrying on the family name anymore.Throughout Bell's life he has invented many things and had many innovative thoughts; some of which led to his reinvention of the telephone which he is most accredited ... be a speech teacher was riveting and built to his later career. Unfortunately, Bell died in Baddek, Nova Scotia on the early August 2, 1922. His inventions are still with us.

(5 pages) 37 0 3.0 Feb/2003

Subjects: Science Essays

The collapse of the East Coast fishery in Canada.

GiddensIn 1992, the devastating collapse of the fishing industry on the East Coast of Newfoundland, Nova Scotia forced the Canadian government to take drastic measures and close the fishery. But what ...

(4 pages) 60 0 4.3 May/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

American Revolution and its consequences.

odsƒ© Formation of union of British North American colonies* Quebec & Nova Scotia didn't want to join union"Í British colonies for a short period of time"& ... s for a short period of time"à Since 1763 for Quebec"à Since 1713 for Nova Scotia"à Massachusetts had been colonies for 150 yrs"Í Leaders we ...

(5 pages) 58 0 3.4 Jan/2004

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

The history of the Beothucks of Newfoundland and Labrador

om Labrador as the ice retreated. It is also possible that they canoed across the Cabot Strait from Nova Scotia. Another, newer possibility is that they descended from the Maritime Archaic Indians who ...

(10 pages) 26 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Atlantic Health Center - Case Study

has became evident through the various analysis that the AHC can have a positive impact both on the Nova Scotia community and its bottom line, if it implements a variety of the initiatives outlined be ...

(13 pages) 297 1 4.8 Jun/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Alexander Graham

is subsequent inventions were first tested near his summer home at Baddeck on Cape Breton Island in Nova Scotia. His study of flight began with the construction of large kites, and he eventually devis ...

(2 pages) 24 0 5.0 Jul/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

French settlement - 1565.

astern Canada.In 1604 the French settled in a region they called Acadia, which included what is now Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, and parts of Maine. There they established farming communities inland an ... d and fishing villages along the coast. One year later Champlain founded Port Royal on the coast of Nova Scotia. Champlain then explored the interior, including the St. Lawrence River and the Great La ...

(1 pages) 23 1 3.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The Africville Report: An overview of segregation in Canada.

he British military service in the 1800's, they allocated the slaves land near the Bedford Basin in Nova Scotia. Henry Hill and Bennet Fletcher jointly petitioned the government in the 1820's about th ... .have buried in the likeness of Christ many willing converts" stated by Mckerrow, a familiar of the Nova Scotia African Baptist Assosciation. Another reason was the inter-colonial railway, which sugge ...

(6 pages) 27 0 4.0 Jun/2006

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Forestry Management in Nove Scotia

is renewable resource. This paper will focus on the management of the forestry sector, particularly Nova Scotia. It will discuss the initiatives and techniques used of both private wood-lot owners and ... te wood-lot owners and large industries in developing and implementing a forest management strategy.Nova Scotia is comprised of many forested ecosystems; hardwoods, others with softwoods and some with ...

(8 pages) 41 0 5.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Forestry

The mountain and the valley

Mountain and The Valley, we are introduced to David Canaan and his family. The novel takes place in Nova Scotia in a small farming community. The writer spends a great deal of time talking abpout the ...

(2 pages) 340 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The 2032 Awakening

iraculous thing happened. Two of the patients opened their eyes.Thirty years ago in the province of Nova Scotia, a dreadful disease had hit. For most people it was a nothing more than a bad flu, and a ...

(3 pages) 537 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

The Black Loyalists

The black loyalists that came to Nova Scotia from the thirteen colonies during the American Revolution were looking for a change in l ... loyalists consisted of both slaved and freed black people. From their arrival in their new home of Nova Scotia, the trials and tribulations of everyday life, to their departure for Sierra Leone, the ... the black loyalists.? The loyalists were sent to many locations around the British Empire including Nova Scotia, the West Indies, Quebec, England and Germany. In 1783, about 40 000 of the total 500 00 ...

(7 pages) 32 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History

The Golden Age: Acadian Life

osperous times encountered by the Acadian people. The Acadians lived in what is known as modern day Nova Scotia. While the Main Center of there colonies was Grand Pre, which lied on the coast against ... ia and its people were done as a whole and tend to encompass the whole existence of the Acadians in Nova Scotia. She states that in early works the focus of the Acadian people was the deportation in 1 ...

(5 pages) 14 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Indoor tanning

ill be accruing. Some doctors want to limit this situation.In Canada, parts of British Columbia and Nova Scotia have already banned minors from using tanning beds.Health Canada states that provinces s ...

(3 pages) 1 0 0.0 Jan/2013

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies