Essays Tagged: "Lorraine"

Joan Of Arc

ircumstances. Her peasant family lived in the small French village of Domremy between Champagne and Lorraine. Judging from the age she claimed to be at various parts of her life, she must have been bo ...

(18 pages) 209 1 3.9 Jul/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers

The red room by H.G Wells

The Red Room is a 'spine chiller' written by H.G Wells. The story is set at Lorraine Castle where a specific room is preoccupied by ghastly spirits. This story The Red Room is ... pied by ghastly spirits. This story The Red Room is about a man (narrator) who seeks spirits inside Lorraine Castle, with his only protection as his revolver. The spirit welcomes the man in an uncomfo ... ibly day by day'This quote is described as the change of mood appealing to the old people living in Lorraine castle. 'Human qualities seem to drop from old people', indicate that they are becoming clo ...

(4 pages) 71 0 5.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

"The Treaty of Versailles and its effects on Germany" is a summary of the most important aspects concerning this treaty.

the exact amount should be determined before 1921-Germany loses the following territories:oAlsace - LorraineoFrance can make economic use of the Saarland for 15 yearsoEupen-Malmedy (to Belgium)oNorth- ...

(1 pages) 96 1 2.6 Dec/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > German History

Answered Prayers

Lorraine was a pretty girl. Everyone liked her and she always had a smile to go with her big brown e ... ch confidence, so happy all the time and so talented. What they did not know was, that was the mask Lorraine would wear everyday to school to hide the secret. The secret she lived with every day of he ... ed with every day of her life and if the secret wasn't kept, it could very well cost her, her life. Lorraine had a father that was a very violent and unpredictable alcoholic. Her mother wasn't much be ...

(3 pages) 57 0 4.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

Analysis of Joan of Arc works of Art

f Arc," was painted by the French realistartist Jules Bastien-Lepage in 1879. "After theprovince of Lorraine was lost to Germany followingthe Franco-Prussian War in 1821, The Frenchmen sawin Joan of A ... 821, The Frenchmen sawin Joan of Arc a new and powerful symbol. In1875, Bastien-Lepage, a native of Lorraine beganto make studies for a picture of her. In thepresent painting, exhibited in the Salon o ...

(2 pages) 64 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

Importance of the settings in The Signal-Mans by Charles Dickens, The Grave by the Handpost by Thomas Hardy and The Red Room by H.G.Wells

lass, which are often very pronounced in the stories.In "The Red Room", by H.G. Wells, a man visits Lorraine castle, to try and spend a night in the supposedly haunted room of the title. He lights can ...

(14 pages) 43 0 4.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Who Do You Love? Comparative Essay on Ch.10 and Ch.11 in The Whole Family a book by 12 authors.

Chapter ten is narrated by a young boy, Billy. This whole chapter is Billy writing a report for Lorraine about everything he knows about Peggy and Harry Goward. There are many occasions when the n ... t hand. This chapter also alludes to the fact that Alice does not know anything Billy is writing to Lorraine. "Won't their be a circus when Alice finds out that I've known things she didn't" (263). ...

(3 pages) 15 0 4.4 Mar/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Comparative Essays

How Tension and Suspense Is Built Up In "The Red Room" by H.G. Wells.

of fear itself. The setting of the story also creates tension and suspense; "the great red room of Lorraine Castle, in which the young duke died". The fact that it is set in a castle is not only typi ...

(3 pages) 28 0 5.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"The Two:" A Look at the Woman-to-Woman Bond and Its Effect on Traditional Gender Roles. Written about "The Two," a chapter from Gloria Naylor's "The Women of Brewster Place".

reatens traditional gender roles. In the story, two women move into Brewster Place: timid, feminine Lorraine and confident, aggressive Theresa. Once it's out that these new, seemingly flawless neighbo ... ss neighbors are actually lesbians, the community is divided and violence soon follows. Theresa and Lorraine's relationship falls in disrepair shortly before Lorraine is brutally raped and, as she's r ...

(4 pages) 35 0 3.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Role Identification Paper

nt, Gary Halliburton is the Graphic Artist, Jessica Reynolds is the Accountant, Christina Chick and Lorraine Bowleg are the Marketing Executives.As Marketing Administrative Assistant, Sonya provides s ... firm is to market and sell our marketing services profitably. As marketing executive Christina and Lorraine will coordinate the market research, marketing strategy, sales, advertising, promotion, pri ...

(2 pages) 190 0 5.0 Jan/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

How is Tension and Fear Created in "The Red Room" by H.G. Wells?

d ghost is used twice in the first six lines to suggest what the story may be about. The setting of Lorraine Castle has many gothic features which are mentioned in the story. When a door is opened tow ...

(6 pages) 13 0 5.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

This is an essay on Maria Theresa and her effects on the Enlightenment period.

mperor. Charles died on October 20, 1740, leaving the throne to Maria. Her husband Francis, Duke of Lorraine, was named emperor and her empress. Maria did not have much experience in politics.After a ...

(2 pages) 29 0 4.0 Apr/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The Pigman

that was you had to call them. The point was to see how long you could stay on the phone with them. Lorraine and John got the pigman. They pretended they were from the Howard Avenue Charities and thei ... wanted to know if he would donate to it. He said he would give ten dollars and to come pick it up. Lorraine and John felt bad but they went to pick the money up. The pigman showed them around the hou ...

(2 pages) 740 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Joan Of Arc

es Darc was a farmer in Domremy, which was a small town that borders the provinces of Champagne and Lorraine. Her mother's name was Isabelle de Vouthon. She was the mother of five children; Joan was b ...

(4 pages) 572 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers


22, 1980, after 5 days of intensive labor, Jannette and Aliyas gave birth to a 6lb.2oz. baby girl, Lorraine in Victory Memorial Hospital in Brooklyn, New York. They knew from that day forward that th ...

(3 pages) 32 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Racism In A Raisin In The Sun

Pride in "A raisin in the sun"� Lorraine Hansberrys' A raisin in the sun concerns a colored family having to live with different for ... people"�. (148) That is how Walter shows he is a very proud man.Another example of pride in Lorraine Hansberrys' A raisin in the sun is shown throughout the character of Mama. Mama was having ...

(2 pages) 32 0 0.0 Jan/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Three different stages on "A Sense of Shame"

ain themes which are central to the story.To start with, on the initial stage, the first meeting of Lorraine and Mohammed occurs. They instantly fall in love with each other and enter into a state of ... also justifies their fright, is the moment in which Mohammed's brothers find out that he is dating Lorraine and punch them.On the second stage, this relationship, which had been living on undercover, ...

(4 pages) 20 0 0.0 Aug/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Night out on the ritz

oorman for calling a cab"(90). Sometimes just acting childish with his friends Duncan Schaeffer and Lorraine Quarrles: "We did have such good times that crazy spring, like that night you and I stole t ... ter are ruined by his past. The old Charlie Wales, were very good friends with Duncan Schaeffer and Lorraine Quarrles. Just at the moment, he was going to regain custody of his daughter they came barg ...

(3 pages) 606 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

A raisin in the sun 2

The Raisin in the Sun Lorraine Hansberry's novel, A Raisin in the Sun, revolves around a middle-class African-American fam ...

(5 pages) 17 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American


The Pigman by Paul Zindel The Pigman is about two teenagers (John and Lorraine) who make friends with an elderly man (Mr. Pignati). They then abuse his trust in them and ... with a very serious and important theme. In John's opening line the audience gets a clear idea that Lorraine and he, have learned something from their experience with the Pigman, something important e ... n, something important enough to write a book about while it's still fresh in their minds. John and Lorraine take turns writing each chapter of the book that is being acted out, but the audience event ...

(2 pages) 1267 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American