Essays Tagged: "wealthy family"

Alfred Nobel

rimented with different techniques of blasting rock. Alfred's mother, Andrietta Ahlsell came from a wealthy family. Due to misfortunes in the construction work caused by the loss of some barges of bui ... e life. At the age of 43 he was feeling like an old man. At this time he advertised in a newspaper 'Wealthy, highly educated elderly gentleman seeks lady of mature age, versed inlanguages, as secretar ...

(6 pages) 90 0 5.0 Jan/1997

Subjects: Science Essays

Byron's poem, "Childe Harold's Pilgrimage"

but whence his name and lineage long." Bruce Wayne who is Batman is too the product of an extremely wealthy family. As with Bruce Wayne, Childe Harold is bothered by his family ties. "But one sad lose ...

(4 pages) 76 0 4.4 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Willie Keith in Herman Wouk's "The Caine Mutiny "

e of Willie Keith.Before Willie joined the navy he was living the easy life. His mother came from a wealthy family so Willie had no problems financially. He never really took anything seriously. He di ...

(3 pages) 77 0 3.3 Nov/1996

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Edgar Allan Poe. Includes his poem "The raven"

other died soon after this. The two siblings became then separated and Poe was taken care of by the wealthy family of the Allans. Due to Mr. Allans work the family had to move to England, where they s ...

(8 pages) 134 1 2.6 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

Ninties Love Story

lutely perfect for each other except for two characteristics about each of them.Marsha had a rather wealthy family and there neighborhood was on the East Side ofAtlanta. Leroy had no money at all and ...

(2 pages) 33 0 3.0 Jan/1996

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

Franklin Delano Roosevelt

. He was born at Hyde Park, New York. His father was James Roosevelt. He was a man that came from a wealthy family. Franklin's mother was Sara Delano Roosevelt, his father's second wife.Franklin spent ...

(3 pages) 80 0 4.7 Jun/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Presidents

Jane Addams and her impact on society

ing a juvenile court system.Jane Addams was born on September 6, 1860 in Cedarville, Illinois, to a wealthy family. Her mother died when she was three years old. Her father was a Quaker who ran a mill ...

(4 pages) 251 0 4.0 Jun/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

"Ordinary Resurrections" by Jonathon Kozol. Do poor people remain poor because of irrational behavior?

rrational choices, but many times because of limited choices and limited opportunities.Being from a wealthy family opens many doors as fancy red carpets unroll at your feet. In Ordinary Resurrections ... n University and many other colleges or universities of about the same value.I believe that if your wealthy you automatically have power. If your pretty well off its easy to put your son/daughter in a ...

(5 pages) 60 0 3.5 Dec/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

a report about the life of lianardo Da Vinci

s, and painters like Michelangelo.Leonard was born in Vinci, Tuscany. Leonardo was a part of a very wealthy family. In the mid-1460s, his family settled in Florence, where Leonardo was given the best ...

(3 pages) 116 1 4.4 Jan/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

This essay compares the writing styles of Edgar Allen Poe and Washington Irving in relation to the atmospheres in which they grew up.

erefore leading to different ways of expressing their selves.Washington Irving was born into a very wealthy family. Born in New York City, he began studying law, but feeling that it was not the right ... orthern New York, where a few of his writings take place.Having such an easy lifestyle and being of wealthy background, Irving had no reason to obsess over the bad aspects of life. This led to his upb ...

(2 pages) 45 0 5.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

This is a short story of mine.

was dissatisfied with their work, she did for the benefits of her sonMrs. Burston, who grew up in a wealthy family, married an owner of a well-known corporation, Mr. Burston. They lived in Toronto and ...

(3 pages) 44 0 3.0 Jul/2003

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

John Fitzgerald Kennedy.

in the hope that at least one of his many children would become political leaders.Jack grew up in a wealthy family who had many advantages in life over the lower and middle class sociality, such as th ...

(2 pages) 32 0 3.0 Aug/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Bill Gates.

er, University of Washington regent, and chairwoman of United Way International. Gates grew up in a wealthy family. Gates attended Public elementary, but got in trouble constantly because he was so a ...

(2 pages) 79 2 3.4 Aug/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

The Difficult Childhood of Helen keller.

yThe Difficult Childhood of Helen KellerMaria Reyes DiazDec. 3/01Helen Adams Keller was born into a wealthy family on the summer of June 27, 1880, in Tuscumbia Alabama. Helen was a very intelligent gi ...

(5 pages) 73 0 5.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays


n's name is Victor Frankenstein, a young scientist born in Geneva, Switzerland. He is a member of a wealthy family concerned with humanitarian issues. Victor goes on to relate his story to Walton, who ... al philosophy leads to his tragic creation of the monster.Alphonse Frankenstein--Victor's father; a wealthy, influential man with humanitarian concerns.Beaufort--Alphonse Frankenstein's friend and Car ...

(5 pages) 56 0 3.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Theodore Roosevelt.

ted presidents. Theodore, or TR as also called, was born on October 27,1858 in New York City into a wealthy family and was raised up in Oyster Bay with his childhood friend, Edith Carow. Theodore was ...

(3 pages) 58 0 0.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Presidents

J.p Morgan.

helped thecountry to become prosperous today.Unlike most American families, Morgan was born into a wealthy family.The wealthy family his father established made Morgans life easier than most American ... s and banks looked up at Morgan as a king of the business world. "..organizingthe sale of stocks to wealthy investors.. " ( The Great Pierpont Morgan ). He was anindividual who preached his financial ...

(8 pages) 82 0 5.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

It is a stubborn fly that follows the corpse to the grave.

ich can claim life and property.Rose started smoking at the age of fourteen. She was born to a very wealthy family of five and she was the only daughter. I wonder why most children born in wealthy hom ...

(2 pages) 26 0 4.3 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Biography about vilfredo pareto.

very useful in learning about sociology.Pareto was born in Paris in 1848 to a French mother from a wealthy family and an Italian father who was in exile for being a Mazzini follower. Pareto attended ...

(10 pages) 63 0 5.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Compare and contrast Brecht and Stanislavski's notions of acting and the role of the actor in the theatre

obvious similarity as their work is almost of complete opposites.Stanislavski was born in 1863 to a wealthy family who loved amateur theatricals. In 1898 he met Vladimir Nemirovich-Danchenko and they ...

(6 pages) 103 0 3.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama