Essays Tagged: "devastation"

'Gathered by the River,' by Denise Levertov

ainst man is the residual effect on nature; an innocent ,helpless bystander. The sense of potential devastation is the prevailing tone throughout the poem,'Gathered by the River,' by Denise Levertov.T ...

(5 pages) 39 0 3.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Character Analysis for "The Portable Phonograph" by Walter Van Tilburg Clark

t oneman has. Each of the men has their contribution to the group and togetherthey endure a time of devastation by entertaining each other. The older manhas a record player that he brings out once a w ...

(2 pages) 67 0 4.6 Jan/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The end of WW II

as hidden by that awful cloud . . . boiling up, mushrooming.' ( What could cause such devastation? Fat Man and Little Boy, the bombs that ended World War II and brought the world into th ... am meeting by the heads of government of the United States, Britain, and China. It warned of 'utter devastation of the Japanese homeland' unless Japan surrendered unconditionally.In May of 1945, the B ...

(5 pages) 92 0 3.0 Dec/1996

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

Black Death and the devestation it caused. A look at the effects it had on the political, economical and social structures of medieval Europe

all pox, measles and typhoid but none were as horrendous as Black death. In order to understand the devastation of this disease we must look at the effects it had on the political, economical and soci ... e apparent that the Catholic priests could provide no explanation for the reason God permitted such devastation. The priests were unable to restore the people's belief in religion because of their act ...

(7 pages) 262 1 3.7 Nov/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Risks of Dairy Products and Problems Withing the Dairy Industry

the animals. People do not realize how dairy cows and their calves are treated and the cruelty and devastation they face. Many people believe that dairy products are good for your body and can help p ...

(6 pages) 143 1 4.1 May/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Upon the Verge of Global Devistation - Analyzing WWII in terms of WWI

WWII in terms of WWI Excellent paper.ToughiusWorld HistoryDecember 1, 1995'Upon the Verge of Global Devastation'Liberal democracy has dealt with the challenges of fascism and communism through its abi ...

(6 pages) 74 0 4.3 Dec/1995

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

Atomic Energy

anoni 1Harry ManoniScience Fair - Atomic EnergyDecember 2, 1996Mr. MorganAtomic EnergyAtomic Power. Devastation. Destruction. Danger.These are 3 common words that is often misleading and tangled up wi ...

(4 pages) 63 0 4.7 Dec/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Privately Owned Gasoline Powered Vehicles Should be Limited

fuels, and to the abnormalities in children and adults due to lead poisoning. In order to stop this devastation, the use of gas powered automobiles must be limited by replacing them with alternative m ...

(7 pages) 60 0 4.6 Feb/1995

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Making friends with the enemy. Is it wrong to associate with prisoners of war that are from the other side?

, and I was utterly disgusted by it. For no reason should any prisoner of war, especially after the devastation that took place on September 11th 2001, have any favors of any sort done for him.I might ...

(3 pages) 33 1 4.6 Nov/2002

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

Misogyny. This essay is about Misogyny in Shakespeare's Titus Andronicus. It cites quotes and passages from the play. It also includes a bibliography.

she had no justification for the transgressions of her misspent life, but more likely because this devastation of a woman was not only expected but praised. The only innocent woman in the play, Lavin ...

(5 pages) 37 0 3.0 Feb/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

Cash Crops: The Devastation of Latin America. L.A.contains two valuable commodities,one being cocaine,and sugar, the people will continue to suffer due to the lack of distribution of wealth

Cash Crops:The Devastation of Latin AmericaWhen Columbus first set foot on the new land his inspiring forces were g ...

(4 pages) 569 12 4.3 Mar/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

The Water Tower

e Water Tower came crashing down on top of the two children, killing them instantly.The town was in devastation. The families of the children soon moved away as the memory was too hard to bear. The to ...

(2 pages) 122 1 3.6 Mar/2003

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

"The Way Through the Woods" by Gerald Manley Hopkins and "Binsey Poplars" by Rudyard Kipling.

this poem the author (Gerald Manley Hopkins) displays many themes, directly relating to the humans devastation of the trees in Binsey.But the most prominent theme exhibited throughout this poem is ma ...

(7 pages) 46 0 5.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

"Frankenstein" by Shelley, Mary.

Mary Shelley, that displays the use of unseen love to drive a creature to destruction, murder and, devastation. Can such a being who has committed so many acts of wretchedness contain such a feeling ... at he gave all the love in the world and got none in return and was thus, driven to destruction and devastation. "...I desired love and fellowship, and I was still spurned."(210) This is what the mons ...

(4 pages) 31 0 4.0 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

World problems today.

ms deteriorate the world's status there are several possible solutions to put an end to this steady devastation of our world. Awareness and management are the most important solutions to our problems. ... ecome filled with toxins as well. This can cause sicknesses and deaths also. One last effect is the devastation of underwater wildlife. Many fish and mammals can suffer from the toxic wastes dumped in ...

(3 pages) 113 1 4.6 May/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

"Z for Zachariah" By Robert O' Brien.

ever a sign of anything moving. I don't go out there." The valley however has been untouched by the devastation. Ann is entrapped, as everything beyond the circumference of Burden is unproductive of l ...

(4 pages) 32 0 5.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

World War II.

vent during the war that appalls the writer. Why the Nazis would put the Jewish people through such devastation is something the world may never know. What we do know is how they did it.It began as a ...

(7 pages) 174 1 3.7 Aug/2003

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

The plague.

pen today and the effects it would have on each and every one of us. By examining the impact of the devastation it had on medieval England, we can see how distressing an attack with plague would be to ... as so crucial to the economy that it has been suggested that Europe is just now recovering from the devastation. The population was a big cause of disruption in the economy because small populations m ...

(9 pages) 100 0 4.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History


e early part of the twentieth-century in Europe. It was a responseto the rapid social upheaval, the devastation of World War I, and theBolshevik Revolution. Fascism is a philosophy or a system ofgover ...

(8 pages) 132 0 2.6 Oct/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

This essay is about the effects of globization in Korea compared to Haiti.

bout the Haitian people's struggle to survive with peace and simple dignity amidst the violence and devastation wrought on them by a two-hundred-year-plus encounter with the predatory forces of a glob ... -plus encounter with the predatory forces of a global economy. Not only is Haiti going through this devastation a dominant country such as the Republic of Korea has gone through this same distress. Ye ...

(5 pages) 63 0 1.8 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues