Essays Tagged: "Sahara"

Analysis of the Poem "Lucifer in Starlight" by George Meredith

n. Then, Lucifer peers at the most extreme places in the world, describing the sands of Africa. The Sahara desert with its barren, endless, undeveloped sand can seem like hell to anybody. Satan identi ... It reminds him of the same 'Awe', or heaven, which he was banished from. Unlike the Arctic and the Sahara, the technological countries with quality of life appeal to him, much like heaven. Lucifer kn ...

(3 pages) 49 0 4.0 Oct/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Drought in Morocco (with sources!)problem analysis of drought in Morocco

ects a lot of agricultural mainland and the problem of hot wind "shargi" which comes from the grand Sahara in Africa.Another factor that probably causes drought in Morocco is the waste of water. Peopl ...

(4 pages) 79 2 4.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Brooklyn Symphony Orchestra directed by Nicholas Armstrong.

Rachmaninoff. The first movement drew a picture in my mind of a caravan of thousands traversed the Sahara. I could feel the gusts of wind from the power of full orchestra, especially when the strings ... movement of the piece. It was romantic and sophisticated. Allegro scherzando again reminded me the Sahara where the epic concluded with a light -hearted ramp! Finally, the pianist got to show off if ...

(3 pages) 57 0 5.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

"Biomes of the earth" Explains biomes, includes a detailed paragraph about each of the 7 biomes of the earth.5 1/3 pages long

gest and best-known savanna is the African savanna, which covers much of the continent south of the Sahara desert. In the African savanna, herds of animals graze on the tall grass, and giraffes browse ...

(4 pages) 61 1 4.4 Jan/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Gender & Society. veil, fatherhood, pagents.

n how a person should be dressed. (30 Days, para. 2)Men also cover, their heads too. A tribe in the Sahara called the Tuareg, it has been reversed. In this society, women can divorce their husband and ...

(4 pages) 38 0 3.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Beau Geste, Gr.12 History Independant Assignment.

hatham, 1994, pp.339.Book Summary:Beau Geste is a romantic adventure set in the searing heat of the Sahara Desert. The story concerns the Geste brothers who disappear from England to avoid scandal and ... edom endured by soldieries since the invention of armies, the loyalties of the legionnaries and the Sahara desert.Critical Review:After, reading many reviews over the Internet. I gained a better under ...

(6 pages) 17 0 3.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

The Environmental Implications of Political and Economic Reform in Communist China

ecades. As noted before, deforestation accounts for almost a quarter of China's land resembling the Sahara. As a result (and in collaboration with farmland erosion), cities such as Beijing are increas ...

(10 pages) 113 0 3.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Specific Policies

Africa

land and the 6 surrounding island nations. The continent is commonly divided along the lines of the Sahara, the world's largest desert, which cuts a huge swath through the northern half of the contine ... ert, which cuts a huge swath through the northern half of the continent. The countries north of the Sahara make up the region of North Africa, while the region south of the desert is known as sub-Saha ...

(3 pages) 121 1 4.4 Dec/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Ancient African Geography.

ows, and there are terrible famines along the rivers.Some parts of Africa never get much water. The Sahara Desert runs in a wide belt across the northern part of Africa. There are a few people and pla ... and plants there, but not very many because there is almost no water.In North Africa, north of the Sahara along the Mediterranean Sea, there is usually enough water for farming, but not always. Peopl ...

(1 pages) 17 0 3.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Geography

Path of our lives.

what liesbehind the eyes I see a history that could outdate any textbook, I wonder what behindthose Sahara brown mountain top eyes, what story lies beneath the surface never to be?Told what feelings t ...

(2 pages) 16 0 0.0 Dec/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Animal Behavior: Hunting as a group.

ning due to humans hunting them and lack of food.The Lion PrideLiving deep in the grasslands of the Sahara in Africa, the Lion pride lives in its own territory that it has claimed. A typical pride con ...

(4 pages) 19 0 3.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

The Serabit Inscriptions in light of the Wadi El Hol

During the quest of an ancient road located in the west part of the Nile in the Sahara, Egyptologists have discovered inscriptions that may have been examples of the earliest alpha ...

(3 pages) 16 0 3.0 May/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Linguistics

Tunisia: From Carthage to Independence - The history of the country modernly known as Tunisia and its development, with an emphasis on political history.

ryone from the Romans to the United States. Because it stretches from the sea to the borders of the Sahara, Tunisia's climate is also greatly varied. The indigenous people are known as the Berbers, an ...

(15 pages) 29 0 4.7 Nov/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

Berenice Assignment

girl.8.Naiad- a female swimmer, esp. an expert one.9.Simoom- A strong, hot, sand-laden wind of the Sahara and Arabian deserts.10.Malady- any disorder or disease of the body.11.Monomania- (no longer i ...

(3 pages) 2875 0 4.0 Apr/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > Edgar Allan Poe

The Garamantes Of Southern Lybia

more recent studies conflict with this assumption, and perceive them as being a major force in the Sahara desert from 500 BC- 500 AD.The tribal confederation of the Garamantes, whose heartland was th ... antes, whose heartland was the area known today as the Fezzan, was the dominant force in the Libyan Sahara for much of the antiquity. Their existence is traced back to around 500 BC. The Garamantes se ...

(4 pages) 1129 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

COMPARISON OF HIDDEN HEALTH RISKS ASSOCIATED WITH INCINERATORS AND LANDFILLS

are stabilized by plants, extend well further than the there margins of center deserts, such as the Sahara. In a number of regions, deserts are separated piercingly from adjacent, less parched areas b ...

(27 pages) 46 0 3.0 Dec/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Management Planning & Decision Making

Ancient Africa Mali History: The legend of Sundiata          Mali

ing for water because there is usually a 10 month dry spell without water. Also in this region, the Sahara Desert was a very large area that was again very dry but hosted a commodity for trade which i ... but hosted a commodity for trade which is Salt. Salt was traded for gold because the people of the Sahara had such a plentiful amount of it they could trade straight up for gold with the westerners o ...

(9 pages) 2888 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History

Ancient Africa Mali History: The legend of Sundiata          Mali

ing for water because there is usually a 10 month dry spell without water. Also in this region, the Sahara Desert was a very large area that was again very dry but hosted a commodity for trade which i ... but hosted a commodity for trade which is Salt. Salt was traded for gold because the people of the Sahara had such a plentiful amount of it they could trade straight up for gold with the westerners o ...

(10 pages) 3301 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History

How Can We Remove The Causes Of Hunger In The World Today?

g. in some South American and West African countries, the land has become desert. For instance, the Sahara is steadily moving southwards.One long-term solution is soil conservation and enrichment. The ...

(2 pages) 11 0 3.0 Apr/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies > Writing

How Can We Remove The Causes Of Hunger In The World Today?

g. in some South American and West African countries, the land has become desert. For instance, the Sahara is steadily moving southwards.One long-term solution is soil conservation and enrichment. The ...

(2 pages) 15 0 5.0 Apr/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies > Writing