Essays Tagged: "French Polynesia"

Paul Gauguin.

ldren moved in with a great grand uncle and his family in Lima. At the age of 17 Gauguin joined the French merchant navy, traveling around the world for six years. After the death of his mother in 186 ... Gauguin, dissipated by drug-addiction, died of a heart attack on Hiva Oa Island in the Marquesas in French Polynesia.I think that Gauguin always had an interest and talent in art, but began to put itt ...

(3 pages) 61 0 4.4 Jan/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

French nuclear testing at Moruroa

experimental centre. This move was due to the granting of full independence to Algeria in 1962. The French decision to switch its atomic facilities from North Africa to the South Pacific is still wide ... Forum signing the South Pacific Nuclear Free Zone Treaty, better known as the Rarotonga Treaty. The French claim Moruroa was not only chosen as the site of their nuclear testings because of the geolog ...

(3 pages) 20 0 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

The Maori Pride, the Language

esian migrations about one thousand years ago, which most likely began in the area now known as the French Polynesia. Since then, the language developed independently of other Polynesian tongues. New ...

(3 pages) 37 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Bora Bora

ah) [hello] and welcome to the most well known island in the South Pacific, Bora Bora. Bora Bora is French Polynesia's jewel. Her beauty breathtaking and fame eminent . Bora Bora is one of the few pla ... to be very different and odd while researching this project was the currency difference between the French Polynesian Franc and the Canadian dollar. I found it hard to believe that $100 in Canadian cu ...

(4 pages) 1 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Foreign & International Economics

why French Regional Languages should be taught in schools

INTRODUCTIONThe issue of whether Regional Languages should be taught in French schools in France has been widely debated in France recently, it is important, because it con ... is important, because it concerns fundamental moral and cultural question about the heritage of the French people.This essay will consider arguments in favor for that Regional language should be taugh ... ros and Cons of Regional languages if they are being taught in Schools.The official Language of the French Republic is French, Article 2 of the French constitution and the French government is by law, ...

(6 pages) 2 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Art of work

(12 pages) 3 0 0.0 Dec/2014

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art