Essays Tagged: "Crane"

War poems

regarding the subject are evoked. This makes it easier to feel the words and what they say to you. Crane's selection, 'War is Kind' presents a dilemma from the outset as it uses two words 'war' and ' ... Kind' presents a dilemma from the outset as it uses two words 'war' and 'kind' that are dissimilar. Crane then highlights acts of destruction and despair with the 'kindness' of war. He notes that a ch ...

(2 pages) 84 1 4.3 Apr/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

The Andromeda Strain- 25 quotes, explinations, and how it has to do with chemistry

The Andromeda Strain-1.A. QUOTE: "Crane: 'You see him? The man in the white robe, walking across the street-'" "Shawn: 'I see him.'" " ... awn: 'I see him.'" "Crane: 'He's just stepping over them like-'" "Shawn: 'He's coming towards us." "Crane: 'Sir, look, I think we should get out of here, if you don't mind my-' ""The next sound heard ...

(10 pages) 94 2 3.9 Apr/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Discuss Crane's treatment of nature in The Red Badge of Courage and Henry's shifting attitudes towards it

To understand the role nature plays in The Red Badge of Courage, we must analyse Crane's use of imagery and references to nature in relation to Henry's experiences. We must also not ... ossoms, [dot] the night". The shells "[look] to be strange war flowers bursting into fierce bloom". Crane goes as far as to name war itself "the red animal". During battle, the skirmishers are "firing ... ollective, since, as Henry has learned, Nature is utterly indifferent to its fate.Sources:- Stephen Crane: The Red Badge of Courage, Cox & Wyman Ltd, Reading, Berkshire, Great Britain, 1994

(3 pages) 116 2 5.0 Sep/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies > Writing

Nella Larsen's novel "Quicksand" defies any stereotypes about black women during the Harlem Renaissance.

y unsatisfied with her available roles. I was personally offended when this fictional woman, Helga Crane, was given opportunity after opportunity, first a decent job at a well-respected school, then ... family, she is constantly buffeted by the ideologies of people she comes into contact with. Helga Crane is unable to find joy because she is tugged and pushed by what others believe she should becom ...

(4 pages) 78 0 4.6 Dec/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies

"The light in the forest" By Conrad Richter

s brought up to love Indian ways and has to dear friends that are his cousins half arrow and little crane. However, all the fun is interrupted when the entire sudden true son is ordered to go to the w ... de to go back to Indian land while walking though halfarrow shows true son the slain body of little crane (he was scalped). True sons rage grows as they go back to Indian land but evaporates when he s ...

(3 pages) 32 0 2.3 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

This is about the hydrothermal vent systems under the water.

ea, and we like to grab some samples. We are now all loaded into the Alvin, and are waiting for the crane to drop us into the ocean.Starting our journey down towards the hydrothermal vents, we find ou ... and select fishes taken from the abyssapalegic & hadal zones. When we reached the surface, the crane loaded us back onto the boat and I was able to breathe fresh air again.ReferencesEKU: Departme ...

(4 pages) 44 0 5.0 Aug/2003

Subjects: Science Essays

"The Light in the Forest" by Conrad Richter.

your own cause.White-bashing is everywhere in this book, especially in chapter four (p.17). Little Crane says, "The reason why they act so queer is because they're not an original people ... they are ...

(2 pages) 40 0 4.3 Sep/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"The Open Boat" by Crane.

d description. This attention to detail affords the reader the greatest degree of reading pleasure. Crane paints such glorious images in reader's mind with his eloquence. "The morning appeared finally ... ancing in the boat and they now rode this wild colt of a dinghy like circus men"(378). Here, again, Crane uses splendid detail to capture the essence of the chaotic situation.Another attribute to the ...

(1 pages) 100 2 3.5 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Electrical motors essay, including: Crane motors, Lift motors, Double-cage induction motors, etc.

ers, either special performance characteristics or space constraints demand a completely new design.CRANE MOTORSThe term 'crane motors' can usually be applied to motors, which carry out the three prim ... enerally one motor is employed for each of these functions, except in the case of bucket or grapple cranes where two motors work together to provide the opening and closing motion of the bucket and gr ...

(5 pages) 42 0 5.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Science Essays

Book Review: A single Shard

"A Single Shard" by Linda Sue Park is about an orphan named Tree-ear who lives with Crane-Man, an old, homeless widower who took Tree-ear in when an epidemic raged through the monaster ... s story is in a twelfth-century Korean potters' village Ch'ulp'o. Tree-ear was content to live with Crane-man under a bridge, barely surviving on a few scraps of food. All of that changed, though when ... hen he came back home, however, his whole world was devastated by the news of his beloved friend's, Crane-man, death. Min and his wife adopted him and gave him a new name. He could not have thanked th ...

(4 pages) 38 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

In this essay I will compare and contrast the story of Steven Cranes - A Mystery of Heroism and the poem a War is Kind

In this essay I will compare and contrast the story of Steven Cranes - A Mystery of Heroism and the poem a War is Kind. I will try to determine what the actual me ... icer who had fallen in this meadow had been making groans in the teeth of the tempest of the sound."Crane does not show that war is kind. In his poem he quotes "point for them the virtue of slaughter, ... belong to another man" and "From the ruck of bleeding and prostrate horses..."In conclusion, Steven Crane has consistently illustrated the horrors of war. His way of presenting war is from a cynical p ...

(1 pages) 36 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Krispy Kreme doughnut recipe

ixer. The mixer is next paused for a 14 minute rise. The large ball of dough is then picked up by a crane and placed into a machine that shapes the dough into the doughnuts. The dough balls that are l ...

(1 pages) 83 3 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies > Writing

Washington Irving's "Rip Van Winkle"

short story. He is best known for "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow", in which the schoolmaster Ichabold Crane meets with a headless horseman, and "Rip Van Winkle. Washington Irving's life is in the beginn ...

(4 pages) 110 2 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

WB's Friends: Joey and the Flu

This story is not licensed or endorsed by Bright, Kauffman and Crane Productions or Warner Brothers. All characters and Central Perk are registered trademarks of W ...

(2 pages) 45 1 4.3 Aug/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Actors

Visual Filming Techniques Notes

aspect of an object in great detail.Bridging Shot - A shot used to cover a change in time or place.Crane (Aerial) Shot - Taken from above in a crane or cherry picker.Tracking Shot - A shot taken from ...

(2 pages) 23 0 3.0 Apr/2007

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

How Alfred Hitchcock's Psycho Fits In To The Basic Feature Film Narrative Structure

tchcock uses a succession of non-autonomous scenes to describe how the apparent protagonist, Marian Crane (played by Janet Leigh), decides to steal $40,000, flee her home in Phoenix and undertake a lo ... ix and undertake a long automobile trip to California. To the audience, it appears as though Marian Crane's theft and flight are the principal elements of the film's plot. Hitchcock, however, surprise ...

(5 pages) 10 0 1.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Description Of The Event Horizon

aunter with an unconcerned air of insouciance that belies the deep set, bone-chilling fear in me. I crane my neck within my suit, seeing, but not really noticing, the cans that float weightless around ...

(3 pages) 743 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Depression

ather was a market capitalist before the depression. He Owned 1/2 interest in a company called Ohio Crane. They were living the good life, trip to Paris France (not Paris TX.), owed a brownstone in TH ... nt movies.The depression ended all of that in a hurry. Grandfather had to sell his interest in Ohio Crane at well below market, no more theater for grandma-ma, Adios to the brownstone, (which would be ...

(1 pages) 4 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Lord Of The Rings

buttressed by three points: (1) the Colonialist views of The Lord Of The Rings's protagonist, Nick Crane, (2) Tolkien's powerful role in the Constructivist movement, and (3) the author's brave explor ...

(1 pages) 575 0 0.0 Jan/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Change: 'Taming of the Shrew' by Shakespeare,'What's Eating Gilbert Grape' directed by Lasse Hollstrom and 'Window' by Jeannie Baker.

end, the Grape family agree to burn down their home to prevent further embarrassment to her when a crane is needed to remove her body. Gilbert seizes the reins of the family and promotes this decisio ...

(3 pages) 1070 1 0.0 Nov/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature