Essays Tagged: "Lafarge"

"The black robe": purpose of making of film, analyzis of characters and historical context

d The Film "The Black Robe" by Robert Lantor was to tell the story of a Jesuit missioner named Paul Lafarge and his quest to convert the indigenous population of Canada into Christianity in the 1600's ... opulation of Canada into Christianity in the 1600's. Although the main plot of the story is to tell Lafarge's story, it is also intended to portray trough the film the differences between the indigeno ...

(4 pages) 58 0 5.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Multi-Modal - The rail-road industry and it's present situation.

Santa Fe Railroad. A handful of regional shippers faced off against the railroads: Longview Fibre, Lafarge, and Weyerhaeuser. Three railcar leasing companies presented their observations: CIT Rail R ... tiques for the railroads. Rail customers are spending more and getting fewer destination choices. Lafarge blamed unreliable train service for a concrete shortage in the US during 2005. A common des ...

(5 pages) 78 0 5.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Martian Chronicles

y women would not be able to explore an unknown territory. In the chapter "The Martian," when Lafarge and his wife are surprised by the return of their dead son Tom, it is Lafarge who is the one ... realize that it is not really Tom but a Martian in the shape of Tom. The Martian even insists that Lafarge not think about who he is, explaining that "During the night I sang to both of you, and you' ...

(3 pages) 4 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

ASTM pros

Appendix A of the report. This report will focus on five admixtures tested on four different Lafarge cements. One of the admixtures was targeted for possible future commercial use. A brief prof ... to no certain extent how the concrete will stand up over a 28 day period.Abstract Although Lafarge uses similar processes to manufacture cements at all of its locations across Ontario, the ce ...

(10 pages) 7 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry