Essays Tagged: "Veteran"

"Ceremony," a story about Tayo, A Native American World War II Veteran

Ceremony is the story about Tayo, A Native American World War II Veteran, and his struggle to find himself. He struggles to adapt to a world where his people have to ...

(3 pages) 76 0 1.9 Oct/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Comparative Essay (The website makes many errors in my essays. Please get me to e-mail the originals of my work to you if you like them).

ombek ? a young boy trapped within an imaginary world of kingdoms and battles, and a seasoned chess veteran who has witnessed many battles upon the chequered board of sixty-four squares. Both characte ... played in, there were ?the then Dutch champion, Kuijpers, the then Belgian champion, Boey, and the veteran ex-German champion,Kieninger? (90).Both ?King Theodore? and Harry Golombek are victorious in ...

(4 pages) 124 0 2.1 Jun/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies > Writing

Gulf War Syndrome

welcome back home from supporters of the troops. After the parades and ceremonies are finished the veteran experiences recurring headaches and chronic fatigue. The veteran seeks treatment at a VA hos ... d services for making a claim that he cannot prove. Why would the US government want to deny combat veterans of his claim? What is American government trying to hide? I believe that Gulf War Syndrome ...

(8 pages) 156 1 4.1 Feb/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Veteran of the American School System.

As a veteran of the American school system, I consider myself to be an expert on teachers. Many teachers ...

(1 pages) 36 0 5.0 Oct/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

How does war change society and politics?

, Paul Baumer, changes from a rather innocent romantic young man to a hardened and somewhat caustic veteran. The story also focuses on the lives of Baumer's comrades. They all begin by patriotically m ...

(9 pages) 84 0 3.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

What Patriotism Means to Me.

of actively showing support for your country is to show your respect and honor for our soldiers and veterans. You can do this by sending them some sort of appreciation. For example, Veteran's Day is c ...

(1 pages) 35 0 3.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Compairing "war and peace" to "all quite on the western front"

rotagonist, Paul Baumer, changes from a rather innocent Romantic to a hardened and somewhat caustic veteran. More importantly, during the course of this metamorphosis, Baumer disaffiliates himself fro ...

(7 pages) 30 0 4.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

America Appreciation

r our freedom, allowing us to live a free life. Do you ever acknowledge them?Armistice Day, (A.K.A. Veteran's Day) and Memorial Day are dedicated to honor both the people who fought in American wars, ... ed to just eat hamburgers and hot dogs and have a good time, I believe the point is to remember our veterans and celebrate our freedom!Walking around school, I hear, "Shut up!" and following shortly a ...

(2 pages) 41 1 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Macbeth The Tragic Hero

well-respected, savage, "heartless" warrior, and a traditional "hero", much like "Beowulf". He is a veteran of war, and is looked up to by other characters. But, like all characters, he has a flaw, th ...

(4 pages) 62 1 2.8 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

MovIE Review on Seven

cy Mills known as Gwyneth Paltrow move into a good-sized apartment and Mills goes to work alongside veteran and retiring Detective Somerset known as Morgan Freeman. At first, Somerset doesn't like his ... Pitt gives a stunning and inspired performance. Freeman, on the other hand, steals the film as the veteran detective. His poetic dialogue is given an added touch by Freeman's almost repetitive tone w ...

(2 pages) 30 0 3.7 May/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Directors

All Quiet on the Western Front

protagonist, Paul Baumer, changes from a rather innocent Romantic to ahardened and somewhat caustic veteran. More importantly, during thecourse of this metamorphosis, Baumer disaffiliates himself from ...

(12 pages) 136 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

All quiet on the Western Front

protagonist, Paul Baumer, changes from a rather innocentRomantic to a hardened and somewhat caustic veteran. More importantly, during the course of this metamorphosis, Baumer disaffiliates himself fro ...

(13 pages) 62 0 3.8 Oct/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Analysis of John O'Neil's Unfit for Command -- a look at the military history of John Kerry.

e incidents leading to his early-departure aswell as the grand medal. William Frankie, a swift boat veteran, sums up the argument best when he notes, "That Kerry would seek the Purple Heart for such ' ... nda, as even this book deal will bring in much publicity and money. At the same time the Swift Boat Veterans for Truth perpetually campaign against Kerry for the upcoming election. Fur ...

(3 pages) 14 0 0.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

All quiet on the western front

rotagonist, Paul Baumer, changes from a rather innocent Romantic to a hardened and somewhat caustic veteran. More importantly, during the course of this metamorphosis, Baumer disaffiliates himself fro ...

(13 pages) 37 0 4.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

PEF:THE FUEL OF FUTURE

models for those seriously interested in renewable, economical and clean fuels for the future. Some veteran firms have successfully shown themselves capable of competing directly with liquid fossil fu ... models for those seriously interested in renewable, economical and clean fuels for the future. Some veteran firms have successfully shown themselves capable of competing directly with liquid fossil fu ...

(22 pages) 74 1 4.8 Mar/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

One Day In the Life of Ivan Denisovich - Analysis of Tyurin

rson that is fit to present this special individualism, and that man, is Tyurin. Tyurin is a veteran in the Russian labour camp as he has spent a total of nineteen years in prison facilities. W ...

(4 pages) 21 0 0.0 May/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Movie: El Norte (1983)

North"), where it is safe. After receiving clandestine help from friends and humorous advice from a veteran immigrant on strategies for traveling through Mexico to get to the states (Los Angles) were ...

(2 pages) 18 0 1.0 Jul/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film History

The Different reactions in the U.S.A. to the countrys involvement in the conflict in vietnam in the 1960's.

ink about the war. One situation that made some views was the Cuban Missile Crisis and when the WW2 veteran's views were expressed when America had stopped the Soviet Union putting nuclear missiles on ... monstrated outside the pentagon in Washington in 1967 but four years later 300,000 took part in the veteran's march. Heroes of war wore their old uniforms and ripped off their hard earned medals and w ...

(6 pages) 27 0 3.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

"Max" - film review.

l status as his Jewish family seems to be well-established. He has lost his right arm after being a veteran in World War I and is struggling to grasp the power of words rather paintings. Adolf Hitler ...

(1 pages) 417 0 2.5 Sep/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Celebration of Veterans: How to celebrate them.

Celebrating veteran's service should not be a thing that is done just because you are asked to. Throughout the y ... ou do anything to show your appreciation to them, you can make a difference in their lives.When the veterans come home after working in the armed forces, their hard work usually goes unrecognized. Sin ... r working in the armed forces, their hard work usually goes unrecognized. Since September 11, 2001, veterans who are serving in the Middle East have been getting thanks from the patriotic Americans. T ...

(2 pages) 14 0 3.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues