Essays Tagged: "axes"

Characteristic of Grendel in John Gardner's book, "Grendel"

e when he walks in holding a dead body and using it for protection against the drunken men swinging axes and swords at him. Grendel dose not understand this as he says 'they were doomed, I knew, and I ...

(2 pages) 80 1 3.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

An essay that describes the 'coureurs de bois' (wood runners) very in-depthly and also at the same time briefly!

would be unloaded and traded for goods such as muskets (A type of gun used hundreds of years ago), axes, knives, blankets, whisky and pots. It was not long before some of the men at the trading posts ...

(2 pages) 31 0 5.0 Jan/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

A secondary story to Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, i.e. something that could have happend to Sir Gawain on his way to the Green Knight.

harisma tied up in a dirty cage.A dozen wild men, unkempt and behaving in a vulgar mannerarmed with axes and machetesare surrounding and starring at their newest achievement, planning a despising act. ...

(3 pages) 58 0 3.4 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Marketing: L'Oreal

réal.Après avoir présenter le secteur des cosmétiques et les principaux axes de la stratégie du géant de la cosmétique, nous essaierons de mettre en &e ... s, coiffants et coloration) représente en Pologne plus de 160 millions d'unités. Deux axes de développement sont intéressants : le coiffeur, très populaire aupr&egra ...

(37 pages) 321 1 4.3 Mar/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

This essay dipicts the first Victory in the French revlution, It discribes the events that took place during the attack on the Bastille

e's cannons had been aimed St. Antoine Street the people decided to take action. Two men armed with axes attacked the guardhouse and tried to lower the first drawbridge by breaking the chains. The sol ...

(1 pages) 34 1 4.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > The French Revolution

Essay of Short Fiction story by Native American author Tom Whitecloud. This essay describes the setting for "Blue Winds Dancing" using MLA format and quotes from the story.

Short Fiction Essay: Setting"I hear again the ring of axes in deep woods, the crunch of snow beneath my feet. I feel again the smooth velvet of ghost-birc ...

(4 pages) 93 0 3.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Cards Analysis, A creative writing in response to the importance of cards in The Solitaire Mystery

rection and are the only Kings who hold an axe, instead of a sword. But these Kings also hold their axes in their left hand. All the Kings of all suits have different costumes but the design in their ...

(3 pages) 21 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing


lator device that allows you to move the specimen in controlled, small increments along the x and y axes, Illumination - shed light on the specimen (The simplest illumination system is a mirror that r ...

(3 pages) 24 0 0.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: Science Essays

Battle of hastings battle techniques

n their struggle up the slope. Coming within range, they were met by a murderous assault of spears, axes and stones tied to sticks causing numerous casualties. Due to the shallower slope they faced, t ...

(5 pages) 26 0 4.5 Feb/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History


and definitely gruesome. Misery was full of unexpected and atypical imagery involving such items as axes, saws, land mowers, crosses, and other gardening utensils that were used to sear human flesh. A ...

(1 pages) 18 0 4.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

CFR 5100 Kw Electric Locomotive.

e ordered by the offer tender was totally different from the prototypes Rb1, being assembled on six axes (Co'Co) with a power of 5400 kW and electrical brakes. The conception of the electrical system ... of furniture. The engine casing was a mobile welded construction. The two mushroom caps with three axes were bound by transversal elastic coupling acting to reduce the bending forces. The primary sus ...

(5 pages) 16 0 5.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Science Essays

Yield Curve

1. What is plotted on the yield curve? Be specific about the X and Y axes. Be specific about which securities' yields are plotted on a yield curve.Answer:U.S. Treasury Y ... edit quality and type. Yield is depicted on the vertical axis and maturity on the horizontal axis.X axes is term to maturity. For example, 30y means that the bond will mature in 30 years.Y axes is yie ...

(6 pages) 98 0 0.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges


of words, though in this case a destructive power.To me this is a very direct poem. Words are like axes, powerful and sharp, loud, emitting echoes, everyone can hear them, everyone can see their effe ... arp, loud, emitting echoes, everyone can hear them, everyone can see their effect.Words can be like axes, if they are used cruelly. They hurt. They drag her and wound her, bringing her to the surface ...

(2 pages) 531 0 0.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

Perceptual Maps

Perceptual maps are what the customer the customer thinks of the brand, the axes of the perceptual map are the attributes of the brand and the customers perceptions are then pl ...

(1 pages) 133 0 2.0 Jul/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Abnormal psych

hen making a diagnosis, clinicians are required to evaluate a patient's condition on five different axes. The first axes deals with clinical syndromes such as anxiety or mood disorders. Depression and ... ls with clinical syndromes such as anxiety or mood disorders. Depression and schizophrenia are both axes I diagnosis. Axes II covers mental retardation and personality disorders. Mental retardation is ...

(2 pages) 56 0 2.3 Sep/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Discuss the development of the Early Iron Age populations of Southern Africa

ron tools if they needed to. Apart from the manufacture of spears, they used tools such as hoes and axes for clearing the natural forest as they extended their arable area. They would also require axe ...

(3 pages) 27 0 4.0 Feb/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

'The Odyssey Book 21' A Suitor's view before Odysseus is revealed

up. Penelope was walking down the stairs with a bow in her hand and her maid servants were carrying axes.What is she doing now? Ctesippus questioned'I have no idea, but it looks like its going to be s ... im at the momentIt was Antinous' loud roar that hooked everyone's attention and we all noticed some axes that had been set up within the room. 'This is going to interesting I thought' and noticed the ...

(3 pages) 12 0 3.0 Jun/2007

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Greek Language & Literature

The Effects Of Homer’s Language In The Odyssey

rprise of all the men, Odysseus easily manages to string the bow and shoot the arrow through all 12 axes, in turn winning the contest. Homer uses vivid imagery, dialogue, and figurative language in th ...

(5 pages) 9 0 0.0 Mar/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Global Individulaism

of globalizing cultural diversity and the postmodern trend towards fragmentation and individualism (axes 1 and 2, in Figure 1). As a result, the globalization dispute in marketing must avoid ?globaliz ... sell products and services, and maintain customers relationships.Towards Reconciliation of the two axes: Global Individualism There is evidence that shows that the reconciliation of the two trends: g ...

(8 pages) 64 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

A reflection of Odysseus and Modern Day Heroes "The Odyssey" by Homer

and from the very chair where he sat, bending the bow before him, let the arrow fly, nor missed any axes from the first handle on, but the bronze-weighted arrow passed through all, and out the other e ...

(7 pages) 27 0 4.0 Nov/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature