Essays Tagged: "place in london"

The crimes, the people who solved them, and the different types of punishments

poverty and sickness in the streets, crime was the only way to survive. Most of thecrimes that took place in London were crimes that involved stealing. Pickpocket gangsand street gamblers were a regul ... emale prostitutes. But not only did he kill them, he wouldsurgically remove organs and intrails and place them near the dead body. 'Jack theRipper' wasn't his only nickname, he was also called ' the W ...

(4 pages) 102 0 3.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

"A Christmas Carol" by Dickens

1). This story takes place in London, England. The time is winter and it starts the day before Christmas, also known as C ... ettings of the book include Scrooge's Counting House, Scrooge's Home, Bob Cratchit's home, assorted places throughout Scrooges childhood like the schoolhouse and the Fizziwig's place where Scrooge was ... ouse and the Fizziwig's place where Scrooge was an apprentice, this is where a Christmas party took place and he met the one love of his life. Then it skips to Scrooge's love of his life when she is m ...

(7 pages) 115 1 3.7 Dec/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Charles Dickens

How the Government Manipulates Citizens in George Orwell's 1984

Orwell's 1984 the government (the Party) controls every aspect of citizens' lives. The novel takes place in London, England, which is known as Air Strip One. The reader sees the world through the eye ...

(1 pages) 44 0 5.0 Feb/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Nineteen Eighty Four by George Orwell (1984)

ical issues. I think Orwell wrote the novel to warn the people of the future events.The novel takes place in London, which is a part of Oceania. The whole world is divided into three countries: Oceani ... t the wishes of Big Bother. As time goes by Winston and Julia fall in love, they meet up in several places where there are no telescreens and probably no microphones to listen to them. They commit one ...

(4 pages) 208 3 4.6 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

A critical review and analysis of "Plague '99" by Jean Ure.

Jean UreCritical ResponseI've just finished reading a book by Jean Ure called "Plague 99". It takes place in London 1999, and is the story of three school children called Fran, Shahid and Harriet as L ...

(3 pages) 32 0 4.3 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

"The Hound Of the Baskervilles" by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.

Sir Henry Baskerville were the main Characters of the book. The story was a mystery, which took in place in London, and dealt with a crime that Dr. Mortimer introduced to Holmes, the expert in crime ...

(2 pages) 52 0 4.5 Aug/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Crime and Punishment.

poverty and sickness in the streets, crimewas the only way to survive. Most of the crimes that took place inLondon were crimes that involved stealing. Pickpocket gangs andstreet gamblers were a regula ... emale prostitutes. But not only did he kill them, he wouldsurgically remove organs and intrails and place them near the deadbody. "Jack the Ripper" wasn't his only nickname, he was also called "the Wh ...

(3 pages) 82 0 4.3 Sep/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays

"The Destructors" written by Graham Greene.

Graham Greene's "The Destructors" is a short story that takes place in London nine years after the conclusion of World War II. Post-war conflict had struck after ...

(1 pages) 103 0 2.3 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Analysis of the Setting

The picture of Dorian gray takes place in London around the 1890's. There are three main places that are involved with the setting, D ... tails and opinions that the characters have.In the beginning of chapter 4, the setting mainly takes place in Lord Henry's home. The book describes it as " In the little library of Lord Henry's house i ... home and had fewer luxurious, he wouldn't be as bold of a person as he is now.Since, the book takes place in London Lord Henry and some of his friends have certain opinions of people from other countr ...

(2 pages) 29 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Born Great: A Biography On Prince William

in west London in September 1985, aged 3. In January 1987 he started school at Wetherby, also took place in London and was a student there from 1990 till 1995. Prince William is currently at Eton Col ...

(2 pages) 19 0 3.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Summarizes the book "1984" and was used as a book report

super-state that includes the continent of America and the British Isles. Most of the action takes place in London. The other setting is the village of Paddington, which is not very far from London. ...

(2 pages) 30 0 2.6 May/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

How are good and evil represented in "The strange case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde"?

ally in different areas it could it would change from elegant, beautiful and expensive buildings to places where dingy dirty houses fill up streets. A large amount of the novella takes place in London ...

(8 pages) 37 0 5.0 Jun/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

George Orwell's 1984

The novel 1984 takes place in London, England, or in the general area. Only it is nothing like what London is like today. ...

(1 pages) 5 0 0.0 Mar/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays

More Light, More Light

ity that is often hidden, the cruelty and emotionless side of humanity.The first three stanzas take place in London. It details the death of a predominant bishop, Bishop Ridley, of the mid 1500's. He ... 500's. He was executed in these stanzas for the betrayal of Princess Mary, when he had attempted to place Lady Jane Gray in the throne. Hecht states in the first stanza that the Bishop was composing t ...

(4 pages) 362 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Prince And The Pauper

ng of England!"� The fictional classic novel THE PRINCE AND THE PAUPER, by Mark Twain, takes place in London England during the 16th century. The book is about a young prince named Edward Tudor ... . The book is about a young prince named Edward Tudor and a young pauper named Tom Canty who switch places and experience each others lives.Tom Canty and Edward Tudor were both born on the same day. E ...

(2 pages) 8 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Brave New World

ot line of the book is very simple, but at the same time it is also very effective. The story takes place in London at least 632 years into the future. The novel starts off by explaining how children ... ts. Moving on, Marx plans a trip to the savage reservation with Lenina. The savage reservation is a place where a pre-utopian society exists. On the trip to the reservation they discover a savage name ...

(5 pages) 9 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Little Princess

assmates, her maid Mariette, Miss Minchin, and the French teacher MonsieurDufarge. This story takes place in London, England, in a boarding school called Miss Minchin Select Seminary for Young Ladies. ... ts with her happy character include Aunt Polly, Joel Hartley, Timothy, and Old Tim. The story takes place in Aunt Polly's house. It is about a girl named Pollyanna who visited her Aunt Polly and had t ...

(4 pages) 12 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors