Essays Tagged: "eastern africa"

Study of a 3rd World Country, Ethiopia

uch as volcanism, tidal waves, etc., but it does receive great winds and monsoons. It is located in Eastern Africa neighboured by Sudan (NW), Kenya(S), and Somalia(SE). Elevations can be seen on figur ... imatic zones. These being the cool or dega zone, consisting of the central parts of the western and eastern sections of the high plateaus and the area around Harar, with terrains roughly above 7 900 f ...

(10 pages) 210 0 4.0 Dec/1996

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

african art and its beauty and significance. AFrican culture explained

but mainly inwestern and central Africa. Many ancient rock paintings have beenfound in Southern and Eastern Africa. These paintings are believed tobe attributed to the SAN (Bushman) people. Masks and ...

(1 pages) 147 0 4.4 Sep/2002

Subjects: Art Essays

Kenya, the republic of eastern africa.

Kenya is a republic of East Africa, bordered on the southeastern sideby the Indian Ocean, Somalia on the east, Ethiopia on the north, Sudan onthe northeast, ... ywhich extends across the country from Lake Tuikana to the Tanzania border. Thisvalley cuts through Eastern Africa from the Red Sea into Malaevi. West of the RiftValley the land slopes to a plain bord ... ia Basin in the west. The KenyaHighlands rise 13,000 feet in the Aberdare Range and forms the steep eastern edgeof the rift valley, and to more than 10,000 feet in the Mau Escarpment, they rise toa hi ...

(5 pages) 101 0 4.3 May/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Does tourism benefit the people of Kenya?

Also, I will include solutions to the problems and an answer to the question.Kenya is a country in eastern Africa. It is located on the equator by the coast of the Indian Ocean. Its neighbouring coun ...

(7 pages) 100 0 4.1 Nov/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Interesting things about Somalia, Africa.

ho speak the same language, Somali and who practice the same religion, Islam.The land...Situated in eastern Africa, Somalia forms the cap of the Horn of Africa. Somalia covers an area of about 638,000 ...

(3 pages) 63 0 4.6 Apr/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

The History of Coffee

story is that of Kaldi,the shepherd,who was tending to his animals on the mountainside one night in Eastern Africa(Ethopia today)in around 600-800 AD, when he noticed that they were acting strangely. ... religiously. Wherever Islam went,coffee went to there with them: from India to North Africa and the Eastern Mediterranean. Coffee was first cultivated in the Yemen between 1250 and 1600 when extensive ...

(12 pages) 145 0 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Music History

been found and evidence indicates that the Zinjanthropus ( an early progenitor of man) used them in Eastern Africa about 1.7 million years ago. Part of any human being's culture is music. Music has a ...

(5 pages) 92 1 4.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

Comparing the effects of WWI on Africa, Latin America and the Pacific Islands

million Africans had been slain, often in the process of making sacrifices for the British troops. Eastern Africa, losing the most men in battle, at 100,000 dead, was just as horrible as the death to ...

(3 pages) 31 0 3.0 Feb/2005

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

Somalia vs US

Somalia, which is about the size of Texas, is a small country located in Eastern Africa next to the Indian Ocean. The United States, which is located on the Western Hemisphe ...

(6 pages) 50 0 4.0 Mar/2005

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

Recent famines across Africa have prompted the questions of why Africa, and why again? Focus on these questions by analysing the situation of food insecurity and underlying causes.

The recent famines witnessed across southern, and more recently eastern Africa have revived international attention to the pressing questions of why Africa and why ...

(24 pages) 83 0 5.0 May/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Development Studies

African Art

t mainly in western and central Africa. Many ancient rock paintings have been found in Southern and Eastern Africa. These paintings are believed to be attributed to the SAN (Bushman) people. Masks and ...

(2 pages) 63 0 5.0 May/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Design Arts


Ethiopia, AfricaThe location of Ethiopia is eastern Africa, west of Somalia. The capital of Ethiopia is Addis Ababa. They are a Ethiopian nation ...

(2 pages) 46 0 5.0 Jun/2006

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays


m going to be viewing the Population, Wealth, Economy etc.Malawi is a small scenic country in south-eastern Africa. It is about 520 miles (837 kilometres) long and from 50 to 100 miles (80 to 160 kilo ... ambique port of Beira on the Indian Ocean. Airports in Lilongwe and Blantyre provide air service to eastern and southern Africa.Below are some facts about the Economy State of the country: GDP: ...

(6 pages) 13 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Tanzania Report

Tanzania is in Eastern Africa, bordering the Indian Ocean, between Kenya and Mozambique . Its total area is 945,090 ...

(2 pages) 17 0 1.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Facts About Kenya

Geography. Kenya is located in Africa. The country is split almost in half by the equator. It is in Eastern Africa, bordering the Indian Ocean, between Somalia and Tanzania 1.00 N, 38.00 E. The Physic ...

(4 pages) 3314 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays