Essays Tagged: "comrades"


two days remain till the celebration ofMithra begins (Cunningham, 197). Myself and a few of my army comrades have big plansfor this upcoming occasion, it is just a shame though that some of our fellow ...

(3 pages) 37 0 4.3 Jan/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

An analysis of The Mask of the Red Death by Edgar Allen Poe

uld no longer bear witness to this, so in fear of hislife he took himself one thousand of his royal comrades and enough servants for all to a secluded abbey. He was sure theseclusion from the Red Deat ... appiness. Prospero's wealth was so vast that he was easily able to support one thousand of his royalcomrades, hundreds of servants, and a seemingly endless number of parties. However, it is very ironi ...

(2 pages) 128 0 3.8 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > Edgar Allan Poe

The Competitors

essing room knew that as soon as the capacity crowd of 300,000 had settled, they would no longer be comrades brought together by the common bond that friendship makes but enemies of the battle field e ...

(2 pages) 44 0 3.8 Nov/1996

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

Jane Addams, a woman who transformed the immigrant learning and rights with the Hull-House reforment movement.

of work, time, and money so she organized an impressive group to help her repair and manage it. Her comrades consisted of Florence Kelly, Ellen Gates Starr, and Dr. Alice Hamilton. Hull-House was goin ...

(2 pages) 65 0 3.4 Dec/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights

Trench Warfare

e to be. There was always gun firing, or bomb shells flying by. It was horrible, all the screams of comrades and enemies, pleading for saviors. Sleepless night, the fear of an attack always running in ...

(1 pages) 46 2 3.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War I

How does war change society and politics?

ung man to a hardened and somewhat caustic veteran. The story also focuses on the lives of Baumer's comrades. They all begin by patriotically marching off to join the army. However, their visions of t ... , mental deterioration occurs when rage builds up inside. Rage against the enemy for murdering your comrades, or demolishing you homeland. However when the truth is revealed, that we are all brothers, ...

(9 pages) 84 0 3.0 Mar/2003

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


well : Soldiers through the centuries- as far back as the Greeks and the Romans-have killed wounded comrades rather than leave them to be captured alive by their enemies or to die on battle fields. Th ...

(3 pages) 239 4 3.7 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Euthenasia

How does the society in the novel 1984 dominate it's people?

t get in the way of denouncing someone. The society doesn't have friends; they refer to everyone as comrades. Winston can't even trust his close comrade Syme. Winston believes that if Syme had any rea ...

(2 pages) 32 0 3.4 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

"Dulce est Decorum..." by Wilfred Owen

l, endlessly trudging through mud with bloody feet, away from and into the pain of gas poisoning of comrades, and away from the injured and dead, but never away from the memories. It ends with a bitte ... ts a very strong finger at those who would influence the innocent. The thought of killing, watching comrades be killed, and of constantly trying to survive is horrific. Owen's precise details of the e ...

(2 pages) 72 3 3.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Who were the Knights Templar?

end of the First Crusade (1095 - 1099) in 1118. Hugues de Payens, a knight of Champagne, and eight comrades bound themselves to each other with a vow under the reign of Baldwin II, patriarch of Jerus ...

(5 pages) 58 0 3.7 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Lenin, Vladimir Ilyich (1870-1924).

nary teachings of G V Plekhanov, guided Lenin to meet with revolutionary groups. In April 1895, his comrades helped send Lenin abroad to get up to speed with the revolutionary movement in Europe, and ...

(2 pages) 58 2 4.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The Long-Suffering and Self-Pitying Odysseus. The Odyssey by Homer This essay anaylyzes Odysses' character and his worth as an epic hero.

other mortal could survive or perhaps he is even forced to watch the horrendous slaughtering of his comrades. But more often than not, it is only mere words and memories, driven on by self-pity, not a ... ibalism of some of his crew, Odysseus is only "glad to escape our death / yet sick at heart for the comrades we had lost" (9.630). He does not appear to be too devastated by everything that has just h ...

(6 pages) 114 1 4.4 Nov/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies

Hemmingway and Irony.

image. Victim to either machine gun fire or shrapnel, Nick is dragged away from immediate danger by comrades. He was propped up against "the wall of the church." This description is both ironic and po ... ction of his maturity. By attaining their "separate peace," the narrator claims that the two fallen comrades are also "not patriots;" ironically, through death came their "peace" and through losing th ...

(2 pages) 38 0 4.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies

Che guevara

quickly into the swamps. Being attacked by enemy planes but no casualties. They were led by one of comrades and was led to solid ground, where they were lost. December 5 they reached a place known as ... official African journey. When he gets back in Cuba he convokes a secret conference with a hundred comrades who have great battle-experience. They are the future participants of the international mis ...

(12 pages) 94 0 2.2 Dec/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

A textual analysis of the Martin Scorscese film Goodfellas

ovide the reader with an insight into the un-orthodox lifestyles enjoyed by our protagonist and his comrades.The opening scene I have chosen portrays the protagonist Henry Hill (Ray Liotta) and Tommy ...

(7 pages) 140 0 3.3 Dec/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

The Odyssey and the Greek Concept of Hero.

ncept of the Greek hero is accented by his "virtues of personal honor, bravery, and loyalty to ones comrades" (50). In The Odyssey, the Greek hero, Odysseus, possessed each one of these attributes. In ... seus takes great pride in his men. And he knows that Homer would not want anything to happen to his comrades. This scene further describes the attributes of a hero according to Achaean men. Finally, t ...

(2 pages) 39 0 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Michael Collins

in the next round of confrontation with the British.Collins and Boland are best friends as well as comrades they share all with each other and evenshare the love of a woman named Kitty. She took care ...

(1 pages) 30 1 0.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Freedom of Speech Among Intimates is an Indespensable Condition for Man to Live Free

ersations do not always reveal a person's disposition, and 2) the suggestions that are given by his comrades are crucial to the way one views the world.Everyone falls under a spell of self-doubt once ...

(3 pages) 42 0 4.6 Mar/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Human Rights

The legacy of Stalin

generally thought responsible for the brutal deaths or mysterious 'disappearances' of millions of 'comrades'. At one stage he had more than eleven towns named after him-including Stalinsk, Stalinabad ...

(10 pages) 124 0 4.6 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Foreshadowed Abuse of Power in Animal Farm by George Orwell

e's the AWOL milk incident. It's obvious that the pigs did something with it:"'Never mind the milk, comrades!' cried Napoleon, placing himself in front of the buckets. 'That will be attended to. The h ... st is more important. Comrade Snowball will lead the way. I shall follow in a few minutes. Forward, comrades! The hay is waiting.'So the animals trooped down to the hayfield to begin the harvest, and ...

(3 pages) 47 0 3.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature