Essays Tagged: "grueling"

GI Jane

just as tough as men, which is scientifically incorrect, but hey it's adefense. They have, through grueling court battles, made their way into the elite schoolsof our great military, where our best m ...

(3 pages) 45 0 4.7 Apr/1997

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

This is a film critique on the movie, "A Trip to the Moon", which was made in 1902.

f my classes at school. I was in the first few weeks of Film as Lit and had to sit through fourteen grueling minutes ( of an ancient movie called Voyage dans la Lune, Le/A trip t ...

(2 pages) 61 0 2.8 May/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Isaac Rosenberg dead man's dump - critical essay

al glorification or mindless romanticism of war.Throughout the poem he uses very graphic, sometimes grueling imagery."A mans brains splattered on a stretcher bearers face."The word "splattered" is eff ...

(2 pages) 42 0 5.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

"Forever Linked to the Ancients" -describes how Homer's "The Odyssey" is still very much relevant today. -explains how human nature links us to the ancient greeks of Homer's time

uman nature that dominates The Odyssey is love. Love is what drives Odysseus to endure ten years of grueling hardship during his journey back to Ithaka. He overcomes many great obstacles in order to g ...

(4 pages) 74 0 3.3 Nov/2002

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

Title: Truman Capote and In Cold Blood: Pioneer or Playing Writer? This essay details the literary style of Truman Capote's "non-fiction novel" and it's effects on and from society.

t detailed the brutal, and seemingly senseless murder of a Kansas family. The novel took Capote six grueling years to complete, however it can be said again that this was the work that the critics mos ...

(9 pages) 104 0 4.6 Feb/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Journals: Writing In The Pressure Cooker

ll of this, but it is not something that can be forced.Mandatory written assignments make writing a grueling task. High school students fret enough about test scores, independent study units, essays, ...

(2 pages) 73 1 3.4 Apr/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies > Writing

This is an analysis of the characters in the old man and the sea

follows Santiago's quest for the great catch that will save his career. He goes through a long and grueling struggle with a marlin only to see his new catch destroyed by sharks. Even though only his ...

(2 pages) 66 2 4.3 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American


ed an era of complete pandemonium. After the long and arduous war, the country was lead into a more grueling reconstruction. Different beliefs and backgrounds became an obstacle along with opposing id ...

(4 pages) 127 0 5.0 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Jack the Ripper. It describes each of the murders and possible suspects. I wrote this papers as my final for English my senior year.

open, stared upwards into the night. Blood oozed out of the wounds in her throat" (Sugden 38). This grueling scene was only one of the many caused by the mysterious Jack the Ripper. He committed five ...

(16 pages) 136 2 3.4 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The Training a Navy Seal must go through(Male).

d to none. To earn this designation he must go through BUD/S (Basic Underwater Demolition/SEALs), a grueling training program that consists of three parts. These include basic conditioning, diving, an ...

(2 pages) 142 7 4.9 Nov/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays

The English School System/ This essay argues that the English school system (in UK) shuts out students and denies them a chance at a decent education if they don't preform well in exams.

n the child and takes the fun out of learning. Young boys like my brother are forced to prepare for grueling exams at the tender age of eight, while trying to balance studying with their daily habit o ...

(3 pages) 60 0 4.5 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

A brief essay on Feudalism and the Rise of the Catholic Church

something simple to believe in that gave them hope for a better life to come, one not dominated by grueling labor. It preached righteousness and unselfishness in this life in order to ascend to heave ...

(2 pages) 39 0 2.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

The Sun Will Come Out Amara A study of the language development of a Cambodian girl in the United States

ving only the equivalent of a 2nd grade education in Cambodia. This, of course, came only after two grueling years in a refugee camp and another two years being bounced halfway around the world waitin ...

(9 pages) 135 1 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

The life and works of J.J. Thomson.

econd in his class (behind Joseph Larmor, who also was tutored by the well-known E.J. Routh) in the grueling graduation examination in mathematics, and was accepted into Fellowship in the same year. H ...

(7 pages) 34 0 1.0 May/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

No Women in Combat

just as tough as men, which is scientifically incorrect, but hey it's a defense. They have, through grueling court battles, made their way into the elite schools of our great military, where our best ...

(3 pages) 40 0 4.6 Jul/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

An Experience I will never forget!

ed. I was in Vietnam participating in a Junior Ranking Tennis event. My second match that day was a grueling three set doubles match that ended late that afternoon. Every now and then the spasms had s ...

(2 pages) 66 0 4.2 Oct/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

"Iraq and Vietnam" The teacher did say it was a bit too satirical, but as usual she laughed too hard to give me anything but an A.

In the 1960's American soldiers fought a grueling war in Vietnam to fight communism and protect democracy. In the early 21st century American ...

(3 pages) 18 0 0.0 Jan/2005

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

Calamity Jane

Life in the American West was grueling and tough on everyone who attempted to settle in the great frontier. For the men it was not ...

(4 pages) 21 0 5.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers

Child Labor in Europe

ile working, however the industrial revolution would not have been nearly as successful without the grueling labor that the workers endured. The Industrial Revolution changed almost every aspect of th ...

(3 pages) 19 0 1.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers

My Grandfather

n immigrants just like him, he was finally making the voyage that he had always dreamed. During the grueling ship ride, he had found something he didn't see much of growing up poor in the small town o ...

(2 pages) 41 0 3.0 May/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing