Essays Tagged: "Lumber"


es trees that cover 60% of the land. They are then used for obvious reasons such as paper goods and lumber.With a well organized market the Swedish economy employed 4.4 million workers. Unlike many ot ...

(2 pages) 108 0 3.8 Jan/1997

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

The Philippines and the World Market

exports, most of the coconut oil, embroidery, at least half of the base metals, and a fourth of the lumber. The United States supplies most of the Philippine imports of machinery, dairy products, cott ...

(1 pages) 197 0 4.2 Apr/1997

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Save the Owls, preserve the forests

ses the clear-cutting of old growth forests, I feel that it is necessary to preserve the profitable lumber in its natural state for future generations. Currently, the tons of lumber produced from the ...

(2 pages) 60 0 4.3 Jan/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Forestry

A Document Based Essay Question explaining the Industrial Revolution during the 1800s. -how the US changed during the Revolution and the different problems it faced

mers could transport their goods quicker and easier. The railroad provided jobs in iron, steel, and lumber. It opened new markets and expanded the old, selling various products to different places.The ... d the cost of labor for iron and steel was $285 million. Other major industries was iron and steel, lumber, and food processing. All of these industries had at least half of a million dollars in inves ...

(3 pages) 277 1 3.5 Aug/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Comparitive study of canada and the US economically and politically

enjoys the benefits of having an enormous amount of natural resources ranging from iron, steel and lumber. Canada has become the leading exporter of lumber in the 20th century which, in large part le ...

(6 pages) 152 0 3.2 Dec/2002

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Volvo's Bear Foot Misstep.

number of takes in the required filming of the advertisement, reinforced the roof of the Volvo with lumber and steel, and partially sawed through the roof support of the other cars. The advertisement ... e strength and safety of the vehicleThe Circumstance: reinforced the roof of the Volvo with lumber and steel and partially sawed through the roof supports of the other cars.Wh ...

(6 pages) 93 0 4.6 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

A brief survey of Presocratic and Platonic metaphysics.

twelve months, the owner replaces every single plank used in the Sardine's construction with fresh lumber from Home Depot. At what point can it be said that the Sardine no longer exists? Clearly, whe ...

(7 pages) 120 0 5.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

American History

d settlers who were waiting to grab western land which belonged to Spain.Goods from farmers such as lumber, grain, and deerskins. These items could not be easily carried over the mountains tot he East ...

(3 pages) 47 0 4.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The Nick Adams Stories: The End of Something

rve a somewhat dreary day in a damp Horton's Bay. In the opening paragraph, we can almost smell the lumber. Vivid imagery cascades through the senses - the smell of moist pine and damp spring air. How ... message in Hemingway's descriptions when he writes, "Then one year there were no more logs to make lumber... All the piles of lumber were carried away..." (Hemingway 200). The tall schooners headed b ...

(3 pages) 51 2 4.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The Impact That Natural Resources Had On The New England, Middle, and Southern Colonies

colonies made them the ones to have (and need) many slaves.The New England resources were the sea, lumber, and forests. The sea provided fish and whales, lumber provided wood and mining, and forests ...

(1 pages) 26 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

How the industrial and economic differences of the north and south helped cause the Civil War

ot open opportunity for large plantations, and therefore much of the economy was based on textiles, lumber and fur trade. This reliability on industry put a high demand on tariffs , which would protec ...

(8 pages) 84 2 3.0 Nov/2004

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

Brazilian Rain Forest Argument Paper

the overcrowding problem. Also, by cutting down the rainforest, Brazil makes good money selling the lumber to Japan. With the construction of new roadways that lead to the Amazon Rainforest, the gover ... . They involve the weighing of differences between global and local goods - the benefits of selling lumber and creating ranches for local populations versus the possible global benefits of a potential ...

(11 pages) 78 0 4.6 Apr/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Tree Structure and Species Diversity in a Deciduous Forest.

nd area of the United States. We harvest many of our renewable resources from these forests such as lumber, minerals, and water. The forest also provides us with a variety of recreational activities i ...

(3 pages) 19 0 2.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Poetry: "America Star Spangled and Strangled the Unknown Soldiers."

freedomShackled and beaten for petty crimesYou don't care about race or ethnicityAll humans are the lumber for your firesThe flaming pit of your desiresSo let us rise to the occasionWith the hearts of ...

(1 pages) 637 0 3.3 Sep/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

Gold Rush Influence on Western America.

ing the west by wagon and ship. In 1847, Sutter sent men to the river to build a sawmill to provide lumber for Sutter's empire. On January 24th, 1848, James Marshall discovered gold in the river that ...

(6 pages) 58 0 3.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Michael Lovett

hael had just finished high school and began working at a sawmill in Mission. He started by sorting lumber, then was offered a graveyard shift on the cleanup crew. He immediately jumped on the opportu ... he conveyer belt and he was dragged down the belt into the path of two blades used to slice through lumber. The blades severed his left leg but amazingly stopped when a link broke off the engine's cha ...

(1 pages) 12 0 3.0 May/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Housing Industry

, the international market and economic globalization in terms of trade in building materials, like lumber, cement, and steel. Historically the government has tried assisting people with homeowners by ...

(11 pages) 261 0 0.0 Jan/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

The Russian Feduration

hey export $75,400,000,000 yearly. Their main products are coal, oil, natural gas, textiles, grain, lumber, beef, and milk. They Import $48,000,000,000 yearly. They mainly import machinery, consumer g ...

(3 pages) 13 0 0.0 May/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

ex and fleece.He'll take the Truffula trunks and sell them to farms, that'll be on side. He'll sell lumber and nails, he'll end up with money in buckets and pails.He'll treat the Truffulas as if they ...

(1 pages) 701 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Crucible

Salem that envied or even hated other residents. For example, Putnam: "A moment, Mr. Proctor. What lumber is that you're draggin', if I may ask you?" Proctor: "My lumber. From out my forest by ... my north pasture, but he knew I'd break his fingers before he'd set his name to it. Let's get your lumber home, John. I feel a sudden will to work coming on." Putnam: " You load one oak of mine ...

(3 pages) 1325 0 0.0 Dec/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers