Essays Tagged: "conqueror"

"What do you want in your hero: The Hero Journey of Bilbo Baggins." Essay about Bilbo Baggin's qualities of being a hero. In reference to "The Hobbit" by J.R.R. Tolkien.

ancient mythology all the way to Midwest deli menus. To some, a hero may be the dragon slayer, the conqueror of evil, the one who saves the day. To others, a more personal approach may fit. The desig ...

(4 pages) 120 0 4.6 Mar/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Life of Alexander the Great. From birth to death, this essay covers it all. Many little known facts Did you know that Alexander the Great was gay? Even has a works cited!

atest military geniuses this world has ever seen. He ventured farther and won more battles than any conqueror before him. He is forever known as Alexander the Great (Greece page 192).Alexander was bor ...

(7 pages) 353 4 2.8 Apr/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Napoleon and why he was a success

e land. His father was a lawyer, and was also anti-French. One reason Napoleon may have been such a conqueror was he was raised in a family of radicals.        In 1784 to 1785 Napoleo ...

(8 pages) 147 0 4.8 Jan/1997

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

"The Little Corsican", speaks of Napoleon Bonaparte and his political work

father was a lawyer, and was also anti-French. One reason Napoleon may have been such an excellent conqueror was that he was raised in a family of radicals. When Napoleon was nine, his dad sent him t ...

(8 pages) 77 0 3.0 Jan/1997

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

From Conquerors to Conquered, The Rise and Fall of the Aztec Empire

s a great empire, only to be eventually overthrown by somebody else. This, the endless cycle of the conqueror becoming the conquered, is the case with the Aztec empire.One of the most prominent topics ...

(9 pages) 322 0 3.7 Nov/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History

Civilizations in History, Genghis

Map of Empires 14Bibliography 15Thesis:Alexander the Great is by many considered to be the greatest conqueror of all time given that he put together such a large army and conquered so much land in suc ... e largest, most efficient and most powerful army on earth. But unlike Alexander, or any other great conqueror before him, he had started out with nothing but a few primitive nomads using outdated weap ...

(9 pages) 114 0 4.7 Apr/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Explains Giuseppe Garibaldi's whole life. How he created the Thousand men army and how he expanded

up of the southern half of the Italian Peninsula and the island of Sicily. Bourbon tribes tried to conqueror this kingdom, but unfortunately it was not an easy target. This kingdom started to become ...

(1 pages) 45 1 2.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Alexander the Great.

ALEXANDER THE GREATAlexander the Great was seen as a genius and the greatest conqueror of the classical times. He played many parts and was able to distinguish between those in ... onians and as the King of Asia, Alexander the Great had many roles to fill, husband, ruler, friend, conqueror, and the list goes on. He was a great leader, a leader of persuasion that was very truthfu ...

(2 pages) 64 1 5.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

William Walker, a filibuster of the 19th century in America.

ker typically left out of historical texts?William Walker himself was born an un-licensed, would-be conqueror, burning with a desire for fame and carried away by a firm belief in his own destiny to ru ...

(4 pages) 46 0 4.3 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The first female pharoh Hatshepsut.

oyal heiress, her eldest daughter by Tuthmosis II. In this manner Pharaoh Tuthmosis III, the future conqueror of the world, was crowned king."(1)The first obstacle that lay in her way was her stepson ...

(4 pages) 85 0 5.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History > Ancient Egypt

Alexander The Great.

Alexander the Great was the king of Macedonia, conqueror of the Persian Empire, andone of the greatest military geniuses of all times. Even at an e ...

(3 pages) 205 5 4.1 Jul/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Religion in classical India.

d a monastic order to perpetuate and spread his message. These disciples refer to him as Jina ("the conqueror"), and borrowing from this title his followers referred to them selves as Jains. Jains bel ...

(4 pages) 104 0 1.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Alexander the Great (his relationship with his father; how he came to power; his conquests)

including Asia Minor, Syria, Egypt, Mesopotamia, Persia, Sogdiana, and part of India. He became the conqueror of the world he knew.Alexander the Great was the son of Princess Olympias of Epirus (Cinde ...

(7 pages) 65 0 3.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

"The Postman" is a film directed by Kevin Costner and starred by he himself. This review is complete with character analysis and summary.

em....................................WILL PATTONBethlehem is a classic historic figure, the brutal conqueror. He has a complex character with inner contradictions and a personality that emerges over ...

(4 pages) 33 0 3.7 Jan/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Portrait of medieval society in "General Prologue" of Geoffrey Chaucer's "The Canterbury Tales"

er 1066 the history of England changed forever. On that day William, who will be later know as "the Conqueror", set his foot on the coast of Britain. The campaign was short and effective. Great victor ...

(24 pages) 154 0 3.8 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry


on as #1 achievement. Plus if he had not found the religion he would be remembered as just another conqueror or even a nobody. He founding the religion Islam had helped him to achieve what he had ach ...

(1 pages) 16 0 0.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History > Ancient Egypt

"Imperialism, Alliances, and War" - Study Notes

n attitudes toward imperialism was hanged. Previous imperialism seized land and settled it with the conqueror's people or established raiding centers to exploit the resources of the dominated area. Ho ...

(3 pages) 90 1 4.7 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

A Heritage Far from Negligible' Examine this view of the duchy Duke William Inherited.

illiam inherited, and evidently its importance in relation to the future achievements of this great conqueror. What I write therefore is a combination of views placed down by various respected histori ... ures was very remarkable and can not be discounted when viewing William's achievement's.William the Conqueror: David C. DouglasThe Norman's and the Norman Conquest: R. Allen BrownNormandy before 1066: ...

(8 pages) 39 0 4.8 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Hernando Cortéz

Cortés, Hernán or Cortez, Hernando (1485-1547), Spanish explorer and conqueror of the Aztec Empire of Mexico. Cortés was born in Medellín, Extremadura. He ...

(5 pages) 58 1 4.2 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Advice From Dad

panse of unlimited possibilities. We dream, (and do not consider it impossible) of being anything - conqueror of Everest, colonist on a distant planet, Prime Minister, Master pianist, Tourer of the wh ...

(14 pages) 121 6 4.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity