Essays Tagged: "four years later"

The Wonderful History of Space Exploration In Depth

years. Space exploration all began in 1957 with the launch of the first artificial satellite. Then four years later, the first human went into space. Two-dozen people have actually physically walked ... seconds. He spent three hours of that in orbit around the Earth.Malcolm Scott Carpenter manned the fourth Mercury mission. He had a degree in Aeronautical Engineering and had flown U.S. Navy patrols ...

(39 pages) 420 1 3.4 Apr/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Space

Amelia Earhart: A biography about the woman aviator.

s, she sold her airplane in 1924 and moved back East, where she took employment as a social worker. Four years later, she returned to aviation bought an Avro Avian airplane and became the first woman ...

(3 pages) 76 2 4.7 Apr/2002

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

This essay is a photo journal based on the photographer, Edward Weston (1886-1958).

graphs exhibited at the Chicago Art Institute. Weston attended the Illinois College of Photography. Four years later he moved to California where he became a founding member of the Camera Pictorialist ... d Theodore Brett Weston in 1911. Weston's third son, Laurence Neil Weston, was born in 1916 and his fourth, Cole Weston, in 1919. Both Cole and Brett followed in their fathers footstep and became phot ...

(2 pages) 71 0 3.0 Jan/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

How did the Nineteenth Amendment come to be part of our Constitution and why was it significant? A history of the female right's movement and the importance of the 19th amendment

eclaration of Sentiments, which protested the political, social, and economic inferiority of women. Four years later, the women's rights activists gained the much-needed support of Susan B. Anthony. A ... ." Anthony would prove to be a great leader in this movement.On June 13th 1866, Congress passed the Fourteenth Amendment, which dealt with rights of citizens in the United States. Upon its ratificatio ...

(6 pages) 156 1 4.3 Mar/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Charles Lindbergh author: anonymus

for two years but left to attend a flying school in Lincoln, Nebraska. He began flying in 1922, and four years later he flew a mail plane between St. Louis, Missouri, and Chicago. He decided to compet ...

(2 pages) 33 0 4.3 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Indonesia - an essay on it's geography, climate, early history, natural resources and government

he Indonesian people. Then in 1941 the Indonesian people started a war against the Dutch rulers and four years later they won their independence.Indonesia is located in the southeast part of Asia. It ...

(2 pages) 84 0 3.9 Apr/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays


ackgroundESPRIT is found in 1964 by San Francisco designer Susie Russell. Four years later, Michael Ying who became the founder of the predecessor of Esprit Far East Group, w ... nd in Canada that stock ESPRIT products. In Vancouver BC, ESPRIT distributes their retail stores in four major cities with five retail stores, there are Burnaby, Richmond, Surrey, and Vancouver.Accord ... Burnaby, and it offers accessories, men, red earth, shoes, women, women - casual, women - EDC. The fourth retail store is Richmond Center in Richmond, and it offers accessories, men, red earth, women ...

(7 pages) 82 1 4.5 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Hagia Sophia, a description about history and architecture, as well as an architectural analysis of the interior/exterior. Bibliography included (Tyrabian format footnotes)

February 15, 360, and was later dedicated to the "Immortal Wisdom of Christ" (footnote). Just forst four years later in June of 404, the original church was burned down by a riotous mob. Thisd was not ...

(2 pages) 71 0 1.0 May/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

Compare and contrast Joyce's 'Araby' and 'Eveline'. Comment on the writer's effectiveness- corrected

part of Ireland during his upbringing. In 1898, he began to attend University College, Dublin, and four years later he moved to Paris. He returned to Dublin in 1903 because of his mother's illness, a ...

(8 pages) 114 0 4.3 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Death: The High Price of Life

is that he didn't get to carve a swastika beside the misspelled Japanese war cry" (Leibowitz 142). Four years later, "After a fellow killer, Holsinger...made a suggestive remark about Vickers's niece ... ble liquids in the house or on Willis clothes or body, no witnesses and no motives" (Hall 123). Yet four months later he was arrested and charged with arson and murder. While in jail:Somebody on the s ...

(11 pages) 82 3 4.2 Aug/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues > Death Penalty

Life of SARAH BREEDLOVE know as Madame C.J. Walker

, to gain their freedom at the end of the U.S. Civil War in 1965. At age six, she was orphaned, and four years later, she went to live with her sister Louvenia in Vicksburg, Mississippi.However, Louve ... pi.However, Louvenia's husband, Jesse Powell, treated Sarah cruelly, and she left their home at age fourteen, when she married Moses McWilliams, with whom she had a daughter, Lelia (later known as A'l ...

(3 pages) 52 0 5.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

Marie Antoinette, Queen of France

elieving her destiny was to become queen of France. She married the crown prince of France in 1770. Four years later she became queen when her husband was crowned King Louis XVI (House of Bourbon).The ... d Robert Morley as Louis XVI. Other cast members includes Tyrone Power and John Barrymore. Received four Oscar nominations.

(3 pages) 50 0 4.4 Oct/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Marketing plan for shoes company -New Balance

nge of widths.In 1972, New Balance was purchased by current Chairman and CEO, James (Jim) S. Davis. Four years later, the New Balance 320 running shoe was rated number one on the market, which launche ... illion in 1991 to $1.3 billion in 2003 with 131 percent growth in sales. It is now "grown to be the fourth largest athletic footwear and apparel company in the world" ( ...

(31 pages) 873 0 3.5 Apr/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Christopher columbus

John of Portugal who refused it because he claimed the distance was too far for any fleet to sail. Four years later Columbus proposed his journey to the court of Spain where they argued it for six ye ...

(4 pages) 50 0 3.7 May/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

A Brief Comparison Of Civil War Generals: Robert E. Lee and U.S. Grant.

He was to be named Hiram Ulysses after his grandfather. In 1839 he was appointed to West Point and four years later he graduated a Brevet Second Lieutenant. After a brief stay at home, he went to fig ...

(6 pages) 48 0 5.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

An Examination into the Rise of Nazi Popularity

In the German election of 1928, the Nazi Party received 2.8 percent of Germany's vote, yet four years later as a result of the 1932 election this figure grew to a much more significant 37.3 p ...

(4 pages) 29 0 1.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > German History

John F. Kennedy

er Prize in history.In 1956 Kennedy almost gained the Democratic nomination for Vice President, and four years later was a first-ballot nominee for President. Millions watched his television debates w ...

(2 pages) 562 0 0.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Presidents

Supreme Court Cases - Dred Scott vs Sanford

e under the Supreme Court. In 1839 Scott and his master moved to Missouri, which was a slave state. Four years later, a U.S. army surgeon named Dr. John Emerson bought Scott and moved him into the fre ... merely freeing slaves was not enough to guarantee their U.S. citizenship. Not until 1868, when the Fourteenth Amendment was passed, did the Constitution guarantee that African Americans were U.S. cit ...

(2 pages) 39 0 0.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Cases

Analysis of "How Do I Love Thee?" by Elizabeth Barrett Browning.

nal injury. These two health problems remained with her all of her life.In 1828 her mother died and four years later the family business faltered and her father sold the Durham estate and moved the fa ...

(3 pages) 68 0 1.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

George Washington

1754 Washington became a lieutenant and fought in battles which lead to the French and Indian War. Four years later, he began to serve in the Virginia House of Burgesses, and then later went on to be ...

(1 pages) 32 0 5.0 May/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Presidents