Essays Tagged: "intriguing"

Art and the Bible

I found this pamphlet very intriguing and interesting. My sister is a brilliant artist who has had her own art shows, and I hav ...

(2 pages) 173 3 3.7 Apr/1997

Subjects: Art Essays

The Fate of Patroclus in The Iliad

ise. It seems that no one could escape an agonizing fate. Of these deaths, the most interesting and intriguing death of all is that of Achilles' dear friend Patroclus. Although his life was taken by t ...

(4 pages) 107 1 4.2 Dec/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies

Evita: Saint or Sinner?

e no other. The details of this ascension are often disputed, making SantaEvita's tale all the more intriguing. . . Maria Eva Duarte was born on May 7, 1919,1 the fifth and youngest illegitimat ...

(5 pages) 134 0 4.6 Feb/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Twelfth Night. Two Faces, One Mind

important element, the action in the play would slow down dramatically, making the story much less intriguing. In addition to making the play less interesting, the disguise is also necessary to devel ...

(2 pages) 118 0 4.6 Nov/1996

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

Community in Religion

achieve this kind of separation. Some subtle examples of this can be seen right here on campus. The intriguing yet simple New England architecture that we see all around us, is the result of the Old W ...

(6 pages) 200 1 4.2 Jan/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

The Epitaph by Thomas Grey

in this world is to waste space in the earth and rot away for eternity. Gray's style is very intriguing. He speaks of god and how there are certain things around that are only now known as 'fra ...

(2 pages) 43 0 4.3 Apr/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

World History in 1978

his was a paper that I had to write for World History about 1978The year 1978 posed an eventful and intriguing year. From the stressful andexerting affairs of the world to the rising popularity in spo ...

(2 pages) 65 0 4.3 Nov/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Tourette Syndrome: an overview

ome: an overviewNot many people have heard of Gilles Tourette's Syndrome (GTS). It is a complex and intriguing disorder that displays distinct physical characteristics and unusual mental behaviour. It ...

(10 pages) 185 0 4.5 Mar/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Mental Health

A trip to El Salvador

. El Salvador is a very interesting place with its people, poverty andparadise.El Salvador has some intriguing people. They are very quiet, polite and also fun to bearound. They love to spend time wit ...

(2 pages) 136 1 3.6 Mar/2002

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions

"Heart of Darkness" by Joseph Conrad --Exploitation of the African Natives

Heart of Darkness, by Joseph Conrad, is an intriguing and extremely disturbing portrayal of man's surrender to his carnal nature when all exter ...

(4 pages) 112 1 5.0 Dec/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Cyclops, An Unusual People

wpoints. Overalll, the Cyclopes were an unconventional race in mythical legends.The Cyclopes had an intriguing origin. They were the eldest sons of Mother Earth, Gaia, and Father Heaven, Uranus (Evsli ...

(2 pages) 36 0 2.6 Mar/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Mythology

Did Franklin Roosevelt know Pearl Harbor was going to be attacked?

arbor was the home to a large part of the UnitedStates aircraft carrier fleet. It was definitely an intriguingattack site for Japan to hit. The attack was an obvious surpriseto everyone living in the ...

(5 pages) 166 2 3.3 Jan/1996

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

Disasters, speaks of the study of hurricanes

s interesting, none catch my attention better than natural disasters. I have always found disasters intriguing and have wanted to know more about them. The disaster that I found most interesting were ...

(10 pages) 146 0 2.3 Dec/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Meteorology

Review of "Chicamauga" by Shelby Foote

o?The drama of our nation splitting apart and fighting itself , which is usually spell bounding and intriguing at least, loses its fascination to "small" men's' reality. Jefferson Davis and Abraham Li ...

(6 pages) 36 0 4.0 Jan/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Discusses characters in "The crucible" by Arthur Miller

out by their accusations, and the factthat the play is based on historical truth makes it even more intriguing.The characters in this play are simple, common people. The accused are chargedand convict ...

(6 pages) 138 0 3.4 Mar/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

"The Little Corsican", speaks of Napoleon Bonaparte and his political work

t is because of this that Napoleon is believed to have had dreams of personal glory and triumph (an intriguing foreshadow of what was to become of him!).In 1784 to 1785 Napoleon attended the Ecole Mil ...

(8 pages) 77 0 3.0 Jan/1997

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

This was an essay on aphrodisiacs. A list of alleged aphrodisiacs and their affects on sexual behavior, as well as definition and history.

shouldn't we look for things to make something already great better? I found this topic to be very intriguing because the Food and Drug Administration declares that there is no scientific proof of an ...

(6 pages) 123 2 4.7 Jul/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

Actions, and Emotions of People i.e. Human Psychology

The relationship between perception and reality is an intriguing one. Usually it is assumed that perceptions of people are based on the reality of there a ...

(10 pages) 146 0 3.5 Oct/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Isaac Rosenberg dead man's dump - critical essay

ed.As time goes on we may gradually forget what these men went through.I especially found this poem intriguing for the fact that it is given from a soldier's point of view, without any trace of politi ...

(2 pages) 42 0 5.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Phineas' as an unrealistic character in A Seperate Peace by John Knowles.

Recently our class had the opportunity to readA Separate Peace by John Knowles, an intriguing look into the mind of the maturing teen. Though a generally convincing and indeed well wr ...

(2 pages) 25 0 3.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American