Essays Tagged: "Tide"

1066, the Norman conquest of England

ir children. But such independent farmers had no defense against the Viking raids, or resources to tide them over disasters like cattle sickness, a series of bad harvests, fire or storm. In the cour ...

(4 pages) 87 0 3.3 Nov/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Procter & Gamble

food and beverage and healthcare products in more than 140 countries with popular brands including Tide, Crest,Pampers, Crisco, Vicks, Pantene and Max Factor, to name a few. As a result, thecompany h ...

(8 pages) 446 0 3.4 Mar/1996

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Who are the Green Consumers, and What do they want?

started to engage in 'green marketing activities.' For example, Procter and Gamble is now packaging Tide, Cheer, Era, and Dash in bottles made of twenty five percent recycled plastic and has introduce ...

(6 pages) 151 0 3.7 Oct/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Charles Waddel Chesnutt's "The Sherrif's Children".

esnutt uses water related words to describe events not usually associated together. "Yet the fierce tide of war that had rushed through the cities and along the great highways of the country had compa ... which all local chronicles are dated" (32), had not livened the people of Branson County. A fierce tide is most commonly viewed as a tsunami, which is strong and generally unstoppable. Chesnutt belie ...

(2 pages) 42 0 5.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"Pride and Prejudice" by Jane Austen.

t with great admiration for about half the evening, till his manners gave a disgust which tuned the tide of his popularity; for he as discovered to be proud, to be above his company, and above being p ...

(2 pages) 83 5 4.3 Sep/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > "Pride and Prejudice" by Jane Austen

The fight for equality.

scrimination and dealt with the injustice of racism. There were many movements that helped make the tide change for African Americans living in the Northern states. One of these movements was the Blac ...

(6 pages) 124 0 2.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights

The Braer Oil Disaster - Essay outling the consiquences and effects of the Braer Oil Disaster

imals in a thin greasy film. The beaches in the area would also be ruined, because usually when the tide comes in it deposits some normally harmless foam onto the beach. If there is oil in the sea, th ...

(3 pages) 47 0 3.7 Jan/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Serious reporting of sport in the press is dead. Do you agree?

Sport plays a significant role in cultural life. The tide of its mass growth in popularity has always been intensely covered in the press but now sportsm ...

(7 pages) 62 0 3.7 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports


ith the notion that love is like the gentle 'wave' in the ocean, and it eventually becomes a great 'tide' which is ready to conquer anything that comes in its path. I felt that this was a very signifi ...

(2 pages) 29 0 0.0 May/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

A Morning at the Beach.

ith my sandals off, feeling the grainy sand that comforts my feet as I walked across the shore. The tide hit the shore, making the spray of water splash on my skin. The salty air blowing on my face fe ... he waves thunder through my ears.As I looked back, the footprint I left showed my path. Suddenly, a tide struck the shore, wiping away the mark I had left, and then disappeared. Looking far away, I sa ...

(1 pages) 118 5 3.5 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

How Polar Bears are adapted to their Environment

capacity is designed to allow them to take advantage of unexpected large meals which will serve to tide them over during the slower months when food might be hard to find. This would keep them from s ...

(3 pages) 28 0 0.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Science Essays

A bookreport on the novel, "Pride and Prejudice" by Jane Austen. This bookreport is written by taking quotes from the book and then elaborating on their importance to the novel.

with great admiration for about half the evening, till his manners gave a disgust which turned the tide of his popularity; for he was discovered to be proud, to be above his company, and above being ...

(13 pages) 47 0 3.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The key environmental factors that affect the success of Starbucks products in Macau

e of students was lined up in front of the shop at that period of time. However, after a while, the tide was quenched. So we can see that the Starbucks does not really focus its market on students act ...

(2 pages) 296 0 4.7 Dec/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Motivation- What is Ernesto's motivation for such a journey in motorcycle Diaries

h when he says, "Yet afterwards I doubted whether driftwood has the right to say, 'I win', when the tide throws it on to the beach it seeks" (36). The metaphors he uses are always about the earth. His ...

(3 pages) 44 0 4.2 Apr/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History

"To His Coy Mistress" - Andrew Marvell. An analysis of Andrew MArvell's poem.

yTo walk, and pass our long Loves Day.Thou by the Indian Ganges sideShould'st Rubies find: I by the tide.Of Humber would complain. I wouldLove you ten years before the Flood:And you should if you plea ...

(10 pages) 111 0 3.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

The Foil in Kate Chopin's "The Awakening"

Often times at the ocean, a pole can be seen protruding from the beneath the water. As the tide rises, less of the pole is visible. As it falls, more of it is visible. The pole stands as a st ... ore of it is visible. The pole stands as a stationary entity whose purpose is merely to measure the tide, the dynamic entity. In Kate Chopin's The Awakening, Mme. Ratignolle stands as the static chara ...

(2 pages) 15 1 4.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

"Dover Beac" analysis

opical poem written during the 19th century. The poem describes the inevitable rise and fall of the tide and the wearing away of the beach, a process that has gone on since the dawn of man and continu ... lost faith in the church's ability to guide them. "Naked shingles of the world" are revealed as the tide of faith goes out - the truth is uncovered and disappointing. In this world of constant and ine ...

(4 pages) 26 0 3.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

The Naked and the Unseen!!

it feast, a feast for longSqueeze the life right out of earthWitness the ebb and the fall of tideSaw much to make one cryBut what adjust has it brought out wideTo the breath of this me ...

(1 pages) 407 0 3.0 Oct/2006

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

The underlying theme of secrecy ties together the Victorian Era and the French Revolution in "A tale of Two Cities" by Charles Dickens

a series of social changes when entering the Victorian Era. Along with these social changes came a tide of secrecy especially in regards to the building of unions. When the poor finally decided to co ...

(3 pages) 12 0 0.0 Nov/2006

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

William Bryant's and Henry Longfellow's use of nature towards death in poetry. Comparison.

William Bryant express their attitudes and feelings about nature in similar ways. Longfellow's "The Tide Rises, the Tide Falls", and Bryant's, "Thanatopsis" show that they view death in a good way.To ... a good way.To begin with, Henry Longfellow uses nature in contrast with a persons lifetime. In "The Tide Rises, the Tide Falls", Longfellow gives the logical impression that nature repeats its cycle w ...

(2 pages) 18 0 0.0 Dec/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry