Essays Tagged: "countryside"

The Hound of the Baskervilles

free on the moor, a mysterious man seen on a hill, and a growing conspiracy in every corner on the countryside.Sure, this is a work of fiction, but certain types of fiction are there to entertain and ...

(2 pages) 103 1 4.0 Mar/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Ancient China's Culture and Customs. This is very simple and straighforward, but has a bibliography.

ir tiled roofs, and the busy teahouses (Williams, B., 1996, pg.27). For the people who lived in the countryside, their lives were ruled by family, the seasons, and the crops. In some areas the sound o ...

(8 pages) 363 2 3.9 Apr/2002

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Analysis of Two Robert Frost Poems, 'Desert Places' and 'Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening'

y are not simple poems.In the poem 'Desert Places' the speaker is a man who is traveling throughthe countryside on a beautiful winter eventing. He is completely surrounded withfeelings of loneliness. ...

(4 pages) 380 0 3.3 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry


onomy, and industrialization is increasing in many parts of the nation. Internal migration from the countryside has caused urban centers to grow dramatically: more than two thirds of all Mexicans now ... s in most Third World countries, social infrastructure is much more available in cities than in the countryside, but national programs have sought to provide primary schools and basic health-care cent ...

(16 pages) 346 0 4.1 Apr/1996

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays


th hisyounger sister, Maja, and they could often be found in the lakes that were scatteredabout the countryside near Munich.As a child, Einstein's sense of curiosity had already begun to stir. A favor ...

(6 pages) 40 0 4.0 Apr/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

"As I Lay Dying" by William Faulkner

Jewel, Dewey Dell, and Vardaman, inWilliam Faulkner's As I Lay Dying, journey across theMississippi countryside to bring her body to be buried inJefferson, alongside her immediate family. Each one, in ...

(4 pages) 162 0 3.0 Mar/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Immigration today in America

ercial networks that got farm products to market. More than 90 percent of the citizens lived in the countryside, and the nation's largest city, Philadelphia, had only 42,444 inhabitants. By the final ...

(7 pages) 306 0 4.5 May/1995

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

This essay is an article about the CIA sponsored Contra group in Nicaragua.

here they train under CIA supervision. From this base of operations they plan out raids through the countryside using guerilla tactics. Of course the aircraft, guns and ammunition are all supplied by ...

(1 pages) 54 0 4.4 May/2002

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

The Industrial Revolution: changes in jobs, transport, the beginning of the English empire, the general situation in Europe, the Agricultural Revolution.

en 1750 and 1900. This period is called the Industrial Revolution. In 1750 most people lived in the countryside. They lived in small villages, growing crops and animals. By 1900, most people worked in ... ved in small villages, growing crops and animals. By 1900, most people worked in towns. Even in the countryside, things changed. This was because of several reasons:?Change of JobsIn the early 18th ce ...

(4 pages) 251 3 3.9 Dec/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Character Analysis of Sylvia from "A White Heron"

ry, where the little girl came alive and became one with nature. One day in her travels through the countryside with her cow she encounter a lost ornithologist who was in search of a white heron that ... 3). Then came the light as she neared the treetop, and a sea of sky appeared to her over the entire countryside. Only then was the heron's exact location of the heron's nest showed to her. She had dis ...

(5 pages) 154 0 3.6 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Natures discovery, a description of my memories of camping in cooper sessing, northern wisconsin.

woods. There is only the occasional greenneedle puncturing the white pristine snow covering the countryside. The purewhiteness of the cabin's surroundings was much like a huge fluffy beastsl ...

(3 pages) 59 0 2.7 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

What were the major influences on Thomas Hardy's life and work?

e capacity of spiritual development and advancement. It seems that his temporary abandonment of the countryside in favour of the city and it's hectic lifestyle, along with his rejection of religion, r ...

(2 pages) 63 0 5.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

Well-Structured Class System in Britain.

tensive powers. The merchants and the lawyers lived in the city, but they also had an estate in the countryside. This is also shown in the novel as the Jamissons have an estate in Heugh and a house in ...

(7 pages) 91 1 4.2 Apr/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Short Review of the film 'Of Mice and Men' based on the novel by John Steinbeck.

, from yet another spate of trouble. Lennie and George seem an odd couple to be travelling over the countryside together; separately they're simply two men but together they are the perfect man. The m ...

(2 pages) 73 2 3.4 Apr/2003

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

Two persons who are living through two different stages according to Erikson's theory of development. Interviews included.

t participant is a Latin woman in her middle ages; her main concern is her family. She lives in the countryside. As she shows in the following interview, she is more satisfied with her life than disap ...

(7 pages) 153 1 4.8 May/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

Top Ten Places To Visit in Ancient Rome.

are an important part of the Roman empire, so forts are built at strategic locations throughout the countryside from which troops patrol.9 The CatacombsCome see the subterranean burial place for Chris ...

(2 pages) 50 0 4.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions

Robert Frost and his Poems, discriptions of his poems.

t part of the country.In the poem "Desert Places" the speaker is a man who is traveling through the countryside on a beautiful winter evening. He is surrounded with feelings of loneliness. The speaker ...

(3 pages) 103 0 4.3 Jul/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

AIDS epidemic in China.

municipalities in China. The total number has reached 15,088. Most HIV-infected persons live in the countryside. Among the reported cases, 477 have developed full-blown AIDS and 240 have already died. ...

(2 pages) 48 1 4.8 Aug/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Galileos life.

theories. Guilia, who was born in Pescia, married Vincenzo in 1563 and they made their home in the countryside near Pisa. Galileo was their first child and spent his early years with his family in Pi ...

(17 pages) 95 0 2.6 Sep/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

"East Moors" by Gillian Clarke with Welsh Landscape by R.S.Thomas.

ally English speakers so can relate to each other.R.S.Thomas has written about a vast landscape and countryside in his poem 'Welsh Landscape.' The poet has used words which generate a medieval and mys ... ced R.S.Thomas with the setting of his poem as poets of this era tended to prefer writing about the countryside rather than towns. The setting in Welsh Landscape is rural and wild - the author mention ...

(7 pages) 18 0 4.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry