Essays Tagged: "Summit"

A funny story during a Ski trip.

the girls lives, but the chance to ski caused their heads to rise from the pillow. Arriving at the summit of the mountain nestled in the heart of the Vermont Aileen and Megan greeted their first day ...

(3 pages) 81 1 2.4 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

Enchanting Escape

Enchanting EscapeIt was a cold blistering night; The moon glowed upon the field as I approached the summit of this beastly hill. My fears inside of me began to climax as my stomach turned and my face ...

(4 pages) 44 0 2.4 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Oaxaca, Mexico as it is today.

place by many tourists. This is a religious center built by the Zapotecs on a deliberately leveled summit which contains a great view of the valley of Oaxaca. There are museums and galleries displayi ... eat view of the valley of Oaxaca. There are museums and galleries displaying traditional art at the summit of Monte Alban.Along the coast of Oaxaca are eighteen miles of quiet beaches with clear water ...

(2 pages) 47 0 3.2 Mar/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

What problems have rendered a European Constitution necessary?

its burgeoning responsibilities for greater integration set in motion a reform process at the Nice Summit in 2000, which issued a declaration calling for a 'deep and wide' (1) debate on the EU's futu ... However, the debate on the future of Europe, called for by the Nice Declaration , led to the Laeken Summit in 2001 to establish the Convention on Europe's future (11), or a constitutional convention. ...

(8 pages) 136 1 3.8 Jul/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government > European Union

Expedition guidelines, Mount everest expedition plan, including information on environment, climate, equipment, physiological demands, medical considerations, preparation and training.

ntil the 29th May 1953 that Sir Edmond Hillary, John Hunt and Tenzing Norgay officially reached the summit. George Mallroy was said to have climbed Mount Everest in 1924 however there is still controv ... clopedia, 2000)The route for this expedition to mount Everest is shown in figure 1. On route to the summit, after leaving base camp, 4 camps will be established. From base camp the route of the expedi ...

(11 pages) 65 0 4.1 Nov/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions

Use "The best of times, worst of times" quote in regards to class division on a real American city: Kansas City, Missouri.

town. There are some average neighborhoods and there are some very nice ones. To the east is Lee's Summit, the promised land of wealth for Missouri. Having worked in Lee's Summit and lived in Johnson ... ri. Having worked in Lee's Summit and lived in Johnson County, I can confidently say that the Lee's Summit attitude towards the lesser financially inclined is stronger than that of Johnson County resi ...

(1 pages) 31 0 4.8 Jan/2005

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays


(1 pages) 382 0 1.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science


s crater, and are higher than sea level, so they appear to be islands. The 1883 eruption caused the summit of the volcano to be blown off the foundation and dispersed around the world as ash, particle ...

(2 pages) 25 0 3.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Geography

Khruschev- Schemer of Hare-Brained Ideas or reducer of Cold War tension?

he Cold war. In 1955 July, 10 years after Potsdam conference, the leaders of US and USSR met in the summit. Unlike Stalin's foreign policy, Kruchev's foreign policy opened up to western powers and the ... s in Poland, Czechoslovakia, East and West Germany. 1958 9th of January, when Kruschev asked US for summit level talks to stop the arms race, it was rejected by US. On March 31 1958, USSR unilaterally ...

(2 pages) 24 0 2.3 Nov/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > The Cold War


rtuous and therefore happy.Aristotle presents the virtue of magnanimity, or greatness of soul, as a summit of the moral life. It presupposes possession of all the other virtues, for high-mindedness is ...

(7 pages) 29 0 1.0 Dec/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Classical Philosophy

Short story

r it is we will be dammed if we don’t catch him.” The five of them struggled to reach the summit as the figure dived down the rocky face of the large hill. “End of the road” said t ... dawned on them that all was not well.“Hold” the captain almost whispered as the reach the summit, “we shall rest here a minute before we venture down there.” “I would advise y ...

(4 pages) 13 0 1.0 Oct/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

Top Man by James Ullman

ygen. When Nace died saving Osborn’s live, Osborn kept on going till he reached the top of the summit because when he reached the top he put the ax on the top that had Nace’s name engraved i ...

(3 pages) 8330 0 0.0 Oct/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers