Essays Tagged: "dreadful"

Reeducating a king:Lear's self Awareness.

RE-EDUCATING A KING: KING LEAR'S SELF-AWARENESSHalfway downHangs one that gathers samphire, dreadful trade!Methinks he seems no bigger than his head:The fisherman that walk along the beachAppe ...

(5 pages) 100 0 4.8 Jan/1995

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

Black Like Me by John Griffin

as Blacks become tired of being the minority, in the late 1950's. Even thoughthis struggle isn't as dreadful as it was then, it still exists. The certainty of racism can't be ignoredbut it will soon d ...

(3 pages) 90 0 5.0 Oct/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American


tery, the main theme is how traditions that lose their meaning due to human forgetfulness can cause dreadful consequences to occur. James Joyce's Araby is a story of first love and disappointment.The ...

(3 pages) 449 2 4.1 Mar/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

This essay descibes the amazing life of Satchmo, Louis Armstrong, the famous jazz musician. Satchmo, as the king of jazz, profoundly plays a major influence on jazz music.

to prove this. Many believe he was born a year or two before, yet no matter his circumstances were dreadful. New Orleans, a remarkable city that became the birthplace of Louis and jazz. Louis grew up ...

(8 pages) 275 1 4.5 Apr/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

The Faithful but Fated Dog, Analysis of Byron's "Darkness"

'Darkness' is a word which is at the same time both dreadful and evocative. This is the one word Lord Byron chooses as the title for his poem. It is a f ...

(3 pages) 67 0 4.7 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

My Experience with English Education

the subject without realizing its future benefits. Why do I dislike English so much? Is it such a dreadful thing to learn? Isn't learning how to correctly write and interpret the English language i ... ret the English language important? Well, no and yes.        No, English is not a dreadful thing to learn. I suppose my dislike for the subject has become greater through the eighte ...

(6 pages) 343 0 4.3 Nov/1993

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies

"Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde" by R.L Stevenson.

s working for Dr. Jekyll and he can't turn backinto himself , he stays in the body of Mr. Hyde, the dreadful, ugly, littlemidget whom nobody likes. He decides to hide in his study upstairs and tellshi ... ng happened.R L Stevenson's novel is amazing. The reason being is the explanationshe uses like 'the dreadful face of Hyde put shivers down my spine'.Stevenson really gave me a mental picture of a beas ...

(3 pages) 78 0 3.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature


him.Blind to the deceptions, Oedipus's first noble act, leaving Corinth to save his parents from a dreadful prophesy, sets in motion a downward spiral in his life. This action does not cause his down ...

(3 pages) 151 0 4.6 Sep/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

How did Hitler become chancellor in 1930-1933 This essay is about how Hitler and the Nazi party came to be in power in Germany.

ey felt that they had been 'stabbed in the back' by them, as they were responsible for signing the 'dreadful Treaty of Versailles, which crippled and left their country in economical and political ins ...

(8 pages) 160 2 3.5 Dec/2002

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

This is an exercice from the novel Cue for Treason. The exercise was too subsititute the main character for another one and explain how the story would have been different.

ip Morton arriving. Harry is a wizard; as a result, he would have been able to magic himself out of dreadful situations. For example, Harry could have picked up his hat with magic, which wouldn't have ...

(2 pages) 36 0 4.8 Jan/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Holocaust: As depicted through the movie Schindler's List. How Schindler risked his own life, how was a hero, and how he protected the lives of the innocent

paint a most precise portrait of the treatment of the Jews involved in the Holocaust, a joyless and dreadful massacre. When the true meaning of the word Holocaust is expressed, chills run down the bac ...

(4 pages) 77 0 4.7 Jan/2003

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

An essay about death in 2 of John Donne's poems: Holy Sonnet 10 and Meditation 17

eputation than he has earned. He tells death not to pride itself in its reputation of a "mighty and dreadful" horror even though regarded so by some, as it is nothing more than an extended sleep. He r ...

(2 pages) 156 1 4.1 Feb/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Othello, the tragic hero

meaning of a tragic hero we must define what a tragic and hero mean. A tragic event is disastrous, dreadful or fateful. A tragic story or play has a serious theme usually results in death or defeat. ...

(7 pages) 204 0 5.0 Mar/2003

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

Report on the black death

th deaths estimated to be over 23 million. But to Europe, Asia was a different world. So it came as dreadful shock when the plague came to Italy in October of 1347. Following trade routes, particularl ...

(2 pages) 62 0 4.8 Mar/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

The pyschological results of war, using "Catch-22 by" Joseph Heller, and "The Red Badge of Courage" by Stephen Crane as examples from literature.

he blood soaked land, the destroyed buildings, the dead men and women, or the living ones, war is a dreadful thing. Blood washes away, cities can be rebuilt, and the dead can be laid to rest but not f ...

(8 pages) 62 0 4.3 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Edgar Allen Poe and his life, it is 268 words.

t beholding me, thinking me dead." The mood created by some lines in this poem makes it seem like a dreadful, slow, painful death is occurring. "The moaning and groaning, the sighing and sobbing, are ...

(1 pages) 31 0 3.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

In the Crucible residents inflicted with hysteria inflict dreadful atrocities against themselves and their community. (Religion, Mental Conflict and the Inability To Adapt)

ria caused by religion, repressed mental conflict and the inability to adapt causes them to inflict dreadful atrocities against themselves and their community.Residents of Salem practiced a religion k ...

(3 pages) 42 0 3.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"The Fateful Facade"

ne guns from the cliffs above. The young tourist can only wonder what it must have been like on the dreadful summer day, and they both wonder why so many young Canadians were sent to die on that fatef ... ry for the essential war result he sought, that being the liberation of the Soviet lands. With this dreadful thought now surfacing in the minds of Churchill and the Chiefs of Staff, it was apparent th ...

(23 pages) 87 0 3.5 Apr/2003

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

How Oedious came to experience his final downfall.

to speak to the oracle of Apollo and have her confirm who his parents are. The oracle then makes a dreadful prediction to Oedipus. The oracle tells him that he will kill his father and marry his moth ...

(4 pages) 32 0 4.3 Apr/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Greek Language & Literature

The Dust Bowl: Could We Face It Again.

e that dust storm coming, the cloud looked death-like black and through our mighty nation it left a dreadful track" (The Great Dust Storm). The severity of the Dust Bowl was not due to any single fact ...

(6 pages) 62 0 3.0 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History