Essays Tagged: "Ann"

"Z for Zachariah" By Robert O' Brien.

ggle to survive not directly a nuclear war but the after effects.The main character in the novel is Ann Burden, from Burden Valley, in the United States of America. A nuclear war has left Ann all alon ... f anything moving. I don't go out there." The valley however has been untouched by the devastation. Ann is entrapped, as everything beyond the circumference of Burden is unproductive of life. She lead ...

(4 pages) 32 0 5.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Irony Usage in the Short Story "The Painted Door" By: Ross Sinclair

t depression of the 1930's in Saskatchewan during a horrific blizzard. Two of the three characters, Ann and Steven, are the main cause of most of the irony expressed in this short story. The irony is ... is short story, was how it was John who had invited Steven over to play card and to keep, his wife, Ann company while he was away helping out at his father's farm. Little did John know it would turn o ...

(2 pages) 68 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The Shakers

ster the shakers were persecuted for their actions in their early years.Soon a woman by the name of Ann Lees came to the Shakers, and joined soon there after. The death of her four children, three whi ... children, three which had died as infants, and the fourth had died as a toddler had much to do with Ann deciding to join. Her past experiences with men had also strongly influenced her decision. After ...

(6 pages) 33 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Character Analysis of Sinclair Ross' "The Painted Door"

is two miles away. The isolation is even intensified in this story due to the horrible snow storm. Ann's husband John braves the weather to visit his father, leaving her all alone, but on his way he ... nds to bring out their true characters. We can see this by analyzing the traits of John, Steven and Ann.John, "a slow, unambitious man, content with his farm and cattle"(48), is completely devoted to ...

(3 pages) 33838 0 4.2 Dec/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Analysis of "The Painted Door" Short story written by Sinclair Ross

aboo back in the thirties, the time when the story takes place. This is a story about a woman named Ann, who, ironically, discovers her true feelings for her husband, John, by cheating on him with his ... he latter would keep his wife company while he is gone to help his father before a huge storm hits. Ann however, is dissatisfied with John because she feels that he does not show her enough attention. ...

(5 pages) 26 0 5.0 Sep/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Study on the RBF neural network approach to quick cost estimate of construction projects

hat of text books and well-credited journals.1. IntroductionCost estimating is essential for cost planning and budgeting and takes place in all stages of project development. Accurately forecasting th ... l models (Scorselli, 1998).2. Neural Network2.1 What is Neural NetworkAn Artificial Neural Network (ANN) is an information processing paradigm that is inspired by the way biological nervous systems, s ...

(22 pages) 69 2 5.0 Jan/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management


Олбэн and Anns returned home to London, they there were not for a long time. Having reached hotel, Olben has g ... they there were not for a long time. Having reached hotel, Olben has gone to a bar and has charged Ann to disassemble suitcases and to prepare for a supper. But instead Ann has called the porter and ... inistrative centre took place, was not neither cable, nor telecommunication. But it was pleasant to Ann. It it was not boring, they went for a drive on a pony, consulted on the river for some weeks, e ...

(3 pages) 0 0 0.0 Apr/2014

Subjects: Humanities Essays

z for zachariah

Z for Zachariah is a post apocalypse novel which focuses on the survival of the main characters Ann Burden and John R. Loomis. It is written in diary form, from Ann's point of view, telling us how ... of moralities can change depending on the situation as shown in Z for Zachariah. As the novel is in Ann's perspective we get to see things through Ann's eyes and see what Ann believes to be right or w ...

(3 pages) 2 0 0.0 Jul/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature