Essays Tagged: "$50 million"

The Bubonic Plague (this essay is about the bubonic plague outreak in the history of the world. it gives important facts and interesting information.)

as an epidemic disease that occured in the 6th, 14th, and 17th centuries that killed a total of 137 million people. At it's worst, during the middle ages, it killed 2 million people per year. From 100 ... ion people per year. From 1000 10 1360 the estimated european population was:Year Population1000 38 million1100 48 million1200 59 million1300 70 million1347 75 million1352 50 millionAs you can see fro ...

(2 pages) 103 1 4.6 Apr/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Was the Grand Prix Benificial for Melbourne

rs money? The race was televised to650 million people in 130 different countries is expected topump $50 million into the Victorian economy every year andboost tourism enormously.I along with the owner ...

(2 pages) 37 0 4.6 Jan/1996

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

'The world today seems to be going crazy. Speaks of 'The Unabomber's Manifesto'

his event sparked the 'most expensive manhunt inUnited States history, ultimately costing upward to $50 million' (Douglas,31). The reasoning behind this initial attack (and subsequent assaults) wasnot ...

(12 pages) 84 0 3.5 Dec/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Is War Ever Just?

orld and spread the ideas behind his regime to everyone else. Even though this war cost at least 50 million lives it is almost always considered just and fair.War is almost always a means of forcing a ...

(2 pages) 49 2 3.7 Jan/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

A Level Paying Field

Current sports salaries are reaching astronomical figures. Players are signing 50 million-dollar contracts and up just because they happen to be pretty good at hitting a baseball. No ... ows teams to ignore the salary cap and re-sign a veteran at any price. Michael Jordan alone makes 6 million more than the team salary cap. The owners want this modified because some teams are just too ... ery good point. Salary caps are important to keep teams close, but that leaves great players making millions while the good players make too little. The owners are trying to get the most money out of ...

(4 pages) 43 0 3.7 Mar/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

China's One-Child Policy

government body for the rest of history (Hooker; Matthews 35). In 200 BC, the population was a few million. By 400 AD, the number of people in the Chinese Empire was 50 million. It leveled at about t ... in 1982, China began a population control law (China's Only Child).A country that has expanded 900 million people in the past century is simply growing too fast. The government attempted to launch tw ...

(7 pages) 170 1 4.6 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

The Building of European Supremacy: Society and Politics to World War I - Study Notes

out 20 percent -than ever before or since. The number of Europeans had risen from approximately 266 million in 1850 to 401 million in 1900 and 447 million in 1910.The mid-century emancipation of peasa ... America, Latin America, and Australia, enticing people to move.Between 1846 and 1932, more than 50 million Europeans left their homelands. After 1885 migration from southern and eastern Europe rose.T ...

(17 pages) 149 1 4.4 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Living in the forest

forests are the most diverse ecosystems on the planet, as well as being the home to an estimated 50 million indigenous forest people. These people depend on the rainforest for their way of life. It pr ...

(5 pages) 58 0 4.2 Apr/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

MegaFauna in Australia

r naturally only in Australia. Australia's high levels of uniqueness arise because for more than 50 million years, Australia has been an island continent and its fauna and flora has evolved in isolati ... s have a long history of stability and have not been glaciated or covered by the oceans for tens of millions of years.The origin of some flora can be traced back to the Pangaean times For example, the ...

(1 pages) 31 0 4.3 May/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Domestic Violence

e in some form occurs in more than half of all U.S. households and in every social class. "About 50 million people are victimized every year by other family members. In this paper, I wish to share sev ...

(6 pages) 233 0 4.7 Jul/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Future of Rainforests

e in a lot of danger of becoming extinct. According to the National Academy of Science, at least 50 million acres a year are lost, an area the size of England, Wales and Scotland combined. (http://www ... Records from fossils show that the rainforests of South East Asia have existed for around 70 to 100 million years. Most primary rainforests are located around the equator and between the tropic of Cap ...

(1 pages) 26 0 4.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Should the government ban smoking in all business areas?

ations for enforcement of the ban by firefighting and law enforcement agencies, with fines of up to $500 for ordinance violations, the smoking ban did not cause any statistically significant changes i ...

(9 pages) 212 1 4.4 Dec/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Chillean Earthquake

ile. The tsunami caused by the quake caused 61 deaths, $75 million damage in Hawaii; 138 deaths and $50 million damage in Japan; 32 dead and missing in the Philippines; and $500,000 damage to the west ...

(1 pages) 35 2 2.8 Dec/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Geography

Essay on Brazilian Natural Disasters

s the natural disaster in Brazil that affects the most people. Between 1948 and 2004, a total of 50 million people were affected by 15 different occurrences of drought. The northeastern region of Braz ...

(3 pages) 29 0 3.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

In this essay on the "Han Dynasty" you will find out how it was established and the compariaon to other governments that have came into existence and fallen. Legalism is also discussed.

and prospered domestically through agriculture, handicrafts and commerce. The population reached 50 million and the empire extended its political and cultural influence over Vietnam, Central Asia, Mon ...

(3 pages) 56 0 4.5 Jan/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

The disabled Community

call disabilities. The United States Census Bureau shows that in America alone there are almost 50 million people with some sort of disability. That accounts for nearly twenty percent of our populati ...

(4 pages) 48 0 0.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community > Children and Youngsters

Events Leading Up To World War 2

ny other war in history. The war, which ended in 1945, eventually involved 61 countries, claimed 50 million lives, and completely changed the geopolitical landscape. The causes of World War II can be ... expansion. In Germany, runaway inflation destroyed the value of money and wiped out the savings of millions of people. In 1923, the German economy neared collapse. Loans from the United States helped ...

(8 pages) 103 0 5.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers

Work/Life Balance

uncheon. During his speech he claimed that substandard employee satisfaction results prompted IBM's $50 Million Global Work/Life fund, a five-year strategy in which he currently oversees for the organ ...

(5 pages) 338 0 4.3 Mar/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

River Rhine Case Study

ntries on its way from its source in Switzerland, to the North Sea. It is heavily populated with 50 million people live along its banks in a number of major cities.The Rhineland supports a great deal ... ther waterway in the world carries as much traffic as the Rhine. Every year the river transports 40 million tons of cargo by barge and ocean-going vessels. It's navigable by pleasure boats right up to ...

(2 pages) 21 0 3.8 May/2005

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Treatment of minorities in a single-party state. Case Study.

me white Chantilly stone. Hundreds of peasants were thrown off their land to allow one man to spend $50 million to build. A country that denies the most basic rights to its most vulnerable (and hence ...

(3 pages) 24 0 3.6 Oct/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights