Essays Tagged: "writing a book"

critical analysis of change in A Tale of Two Cities

A Tale of Two Cities When writing a book, most authors are writing about an issue they have.However, other themes become appar ...

(2 pages) 75 0 3.7 Jan/1996

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

Keynes's general theoryof employment.

In 1935, while he was writing The General Theory of Employment, Interest and Money, John Maynard Keynes wrote to George Be ... ment, Interest and Money, John Maynard Keynes wrote to George Bernard Shaw, "I believe myself to be writing a book on economic theory which will largely revolutionise--not, I suppose, at once but in t ... e economic theories before it. Some of the ideas presented in The General Theorycan be found in the writings of Malthus and Hobson, and in the writings of more contemporary economists such as Knut Wic ...

(29 pages) 250 0 4.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

"SlaughterHouse Five" by Kurt Vonnegut.

arts out with Vonnegut, appearing as a character in the first chapter to tell about the story he is writing and about the events that led to the novel. He informs the reader thatthe story is based mai ... s, but it also contains fictionalized accounts. He reveals that he has been obsessed for years with writing a book about the bombing of Dresden, but hehas found the task very difficult. Vonnegut enlis ...

(15 pages) 53 0 5.0 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Philosophy of Change

a geo-political writer - he writes about the world's political issues. He is also in the process of writing a book called Provocations, a collection of essays and papers he has written in the past.So, ... alled Provocations, a collection of essays and papers he has written in the past.So, with my father writing about the world, I get to learn a lot about it from reading his papers ever so often. With t ...

(1 pages) 55 0 3.6 Jan/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

This paper is about the book Where the Red Fern Grows and also about the author, Wilson Rawls.

everywhere even as he chased raccoons through the woods and climbed the rivers banks. He dreamed of writing a book like it but being too poor to buy pencils and paper, he never dreamed that one-day ch ... reams. Later she found out about them and asked him to rewrite one of them. He did so hesitantly, rewriting Where the Red Fern Grows in three weeks of non-stop unpunctuated writing. When he finished h ...

(4 pages) 42 2 3.7 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Feminism in "The Awakening"

ading exhibits the negative depiction of women. It isn't thought that Kate Chopin was intentionally writing a book about the objectification of women or that she was attempting at activism (Showalter ... was attempting at activism (Showalter 211). In her time, Chopin had no knowledge of the effect her writing would have on women and men alike, or that her work would be "recognized today as the first ...

(6 pages) 128 0 4.5 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The English Novel

ng his time, Richardson had a "great deal of influence on the development of fiction" (Priestly) by writing a book of letters. "A very different type of man," (Priestly) Fielding detested all of Richa ... of letters. "A very different type of man," (Priestly) Fielding detested all of Richardson's works, writing instead about the ills of society. Sterne's reputation has a different account. His unique s ...

(1 pages) 21 0 2.3 Aug/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Sophie's Matrix - a philosophical overview of Sophie's World by Jostein Gaarder in cojuction with the film The Matrix

they realize that they are simply characters in the mind of a U.N. Battalion major - Albert Knag - writing a book as a present for his daughter's fifteen-year-old birthday. Sophie's world is merely a ...

(5 pages) 69 2 4.6 Sep/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Analyse of the violent American Far West in the book "The Collected Works of Billy The Kid" (1996) by Michael Ondaatje.

of life. Michael Ondaatje showed just how violent this part of American history might have been by writing a book about one of the West's most notorious outlaws, a book appropriately called The Colle ...

(4 pages) 18 0 0.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Responsibility, Strength, and Tradition

I have a friend named Nadira who is from Saudi Arabia. She was writing a book about her experiences and was wondering what her responsibility to her audience was. ... ould be anonymous or put her name. Is it fair to your audience if they don't know who is talking or writing?In Saudi Arabia there are a lot of traditions. Women are treated unfairly. They are not allo ... woman she might be arrested.Nadira lived in Saudi Arabia for 20 years of her life and at 25 is now writing her memoir. I am going to read you an excerpt from her book."I was only 12 when I was not al ...

(2 pages) 24 0 3.7 Feb/2006

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

This Rules

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(2 pages) 12 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Writing Is Traveling: Destination Unknown

In order to even start this essay one has to understand the true essence of writing. People think it is just scribbling text on a piece of paper, but in fact it is much more. W ... e what some people see by simply reading what they wrote.Imagine all the possibilities one has when writing. By just a few simple moves of the wrist we can find ourselves in any part of the world at a ... be how Zagreb looked in the past, how it looks now and how it will look like in the future. Through writing we are able to know almost every detail from our past because somebody wrote it down. People ...

(2 pages) 279 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Cats Cradle

, for advice. The narrator of the story is a man named John, ( it never gives his last name.) He is writing a book about the Atom bomb and the so-called fathers of it. He decides to focus on the late ... nd the actions he made on the day America dropped the Atom bomb on Hiroshima. Through the course of writing letters to the hoenikker family he makes his way to variours places. When meeting one of Dr. ...

(2 pages) 470 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

How did Hitler become Chancellor in 1933?

crease their profile. This happened unexpectedly when Hitler was sent to prison in 1923. He started writing a book; 'Mein Kampf', this book was an autobiography full of untrue and misleading happening ...

(3 pages) 13 0 3.5 Jul/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > German History

"The Giver" By: Lois Lowry

ink about what it would be like if our lives weren’t exactly like they’ve always been. By writing a book like The Giver it allows people to become familiar with the life we live and how diff ...

(4 pages) 8 0 0.0 Nov/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American