Essays Tagged: "whiskey"

The Power And The Glory by Braham Greene

erson can be defined as someone who has allot of courage. In the novel The Power And The Glory, the whiskey priest states that he isn't a saint and not even a brave man. Greene shows this was an accur ... even a brave man. Greene shows this was an accurate statement when he talks about the fact that the whiskey priest was an alcoholic, also that the whiskey priest lets himself commit a mortal sin. Gree ...

(3 pages) 96 0 4.6 Mar/1997

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

"The Monkey's Paw " by W.W.Jacobs

e was Sergeant-Major Morris. He sat down in the seat nearest the fire, and after several glasses of whiskey he began to talk. He talked about some of his war experiences, and then of India.His last st ...

(2 pages) 44 0 4.1 Nov/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Shay's Rebellion and the Modern Militia

the 1990's. The background, fears, and influence of the rebellious anti-government citizens of the Whiskey and Shay's Rebellion parallel with the recent politically far-right extremist militias. All ... fear that the government would take away the peoples freedom. The basis of Shay's Rebellion and the Whiskey Rebellion was a dissatisfaction with the power of the government to freely tax the people. F ...

(3 pages) 43 0 3.7 Nov/1996

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

John kennedy toole confederacy of dunces analogous to portrayal of alcohol

in 1790 gave provisions for each soldier to receive a ration of one-fourth pint of brandy, rum, or whiskey." ( Kinney 4 ) Alcohol has been everywhere around the world and is a part of everyday life. ...

(5 pages) 33 0 3.8 Jan/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

"I'm A Fool" by Sherwood Anderson

little or no importance in our society. Another example of irony is when the narrator believes the whiskey and the well-dressed dandy caused him to lie to Lucy Wesson. We know, however, that the narr ...

(2 pages) 21610 1 5.0 Feb/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"The Education of Little Tree": Chapter Summary 9.

b for regular hire. During Little Tree's childhood, corn was very cheap in its regular form, but in whiskey form it was worth a profitable amount. Granpa's trade was making moonshine. This was the onl ... le Tree was six, he should start learning the trade too. And so Granpa taught little tree all about whiskey making and he learned how to use Granpa's prized still, which was all copper and very good q ...

(2 pages) 26 0 5.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Harmful Effects on the Body from Alcohol.

uses drowsiness, and slows down the human body. Alcohol is found in many drinks such as wine, beer, whiskey, and liquor, which people drink at special occasions, or in their leisure time. The cause fo ...

(3 pages) 66 0 3.8 Nov/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Drugs

Contents of different liquors

ses, these adulterations have been added coincidently with the producer's water supply used for the whiskey, the soil type in which the grain or cereal was grown, the choice of cereal or grain itself, ... oice of cereal or grain itself, how and in what the liquor is aged, etc. For example, Jack Daniel's whiskey (produced in Lynchburg, Tennessee) is made from the iron-free water from a naturally spring- ...

(4 pages) 48 0 3.7 Dec/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Alcohol and its affect on society.

excessive use of alcoholic beverages, whether it's a can of beeror other sources such as vodka, and whiskey etc. It often affects a lot of people and their families. Iwill discuss the symptoms of alco ...

(2 pages) 43 0 0.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

Book Review, Forth Laurens 1778-1779

area of Detroit. The British at Detroit served the needs of Indians well with blankets, bullets and whiskey; therefore 10000 Indians were attached to, or under influence of the British. American offic ...

(9 pages) 42 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Scotland's Economic State

n the words "Scotland", industry" and "international" sentence, one would automatically assume that whiskey, wool goods and the tourism revenue derived from the Loch Ness Monster would be the first th ...

(3 pages) 29 1 3.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

A brief movie review of Stage Coach -- an analysis of acting, screenplay, directing, acting, lighting, etc.

uded gambling, bar scenes, where no one paid for a drink, and the bartender would serve a bottle of whiskey, some sort of Spanish character, and a big shoot out at the end. The shoot out was between R ...

(1 pages) 27 0 3.0 Apr/2004

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

Reaction Paper to Eugene O'Neill's play "The Iceman Cometh"

call it--that enable them to think that their tomorrows would be better. These pipe dreams and the whiskey that they drink everyday get them through their dismal days. One day, they were waiting as u ...

(2 pages) 31 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Performing Arts

To Kill a Mockingbird Allusions

t and magician.Mobile: a city in southwest Alabama.Pensacola: a city in northwest Florida.Stumphole whiskey: illegally made and sold whiskey that would be hidden in the holes of tree stumps.Tuscaloosa ...

(1 pages) 25 0 3.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "To Kill a Mockingbird" by Harper Lee

Lamb to the Slaughter

nd that he is not as alert as he should be. She later gives the police investigating the crime some whiskey, so that they too are more relaxed and not as aware as they should be. After learning that h ... at she is not a suspect. Mary "giggles", as they search for the murder weapon, they drink Patrick's whiskey and eat the mysterious leg of lamb. Mary has eluded the authorities and has protected hersel ...

(2 pages) 44 1 3.9 Oct/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Crazy Mafia Twins- Read over to make sure you understand it. Make any changes you want, Enjoy!

ion," exclaimed Akeem's father, Roy. Akeem shamefully opened the refrigerator for a glass of whiskey. He sat down and looked up at his father."Where were you last night?" asked Akeem."None of y ...

(3 pages) 17 0 3.0 Nov/2004

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

"We are all Republicans; we are all Federalists." -Thomas Jefferson. Assess this statement (AP question)

tary. Jefferson was a very intelligent individual and was very wise in his actions. He repealed the Whiskey Tax, which was imposed by the Federalist, but instead of repealing the rest of the acts Adam ...

(3 pages) 46 1 3.7 Dec/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

"Animal farm": movie vs. the book.

were the Sunday meetings and something they didn't mention in the book was Napoleon's addiction to whiskey. One of the main events in the book that were not shown in the movie was the battle where Bo ...

(1 pages) 17 0 1.0 Nov/2005

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

Alcohol's Physical and Emotional Effects.

beverages contain approximately equal amounts of alcohol:A shot (1.25 ounces) of spirits (80 proof whiskey or vodka- about 40 percent alcohol).A 2.5-ounce glass of dessert or cocktail wine (20 percen ...

(7 pages) 77 0 4.5 Dec/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

Alcholism's consequences

ving the use of alcoholic beverages. Whether it's a can of beer or other sources such as vodka, and whiskey etc. It often affects lots of people as well their families. I will discuss the symptoms of ...

(2 pages) 26 0 3.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Drugs