Essays Tagged: "Maine"

"Babbitt" By Sinclair Lewis

nstantly nagging Paul.Riesling and Babbitt try to improve their unhappiness by taking a vacation in Maine together, but their enjoyment at their newfound freedom is short-lived. Both men experience a ...

(2 pages) 41 0 5.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"Cujo" by Stephen King.

Cujo written by Stephen King2.This novel is set in a not so quiet town in Maine called Castle Rock. The town shows the lives of both the middle-class, the Trenton's, and the ... roundings. I believe that the setting is not unimportant, but I don't think it has to take place in Maine. It could have taken place anywhere in America or the world, for that fact. It's not the state ...

(6 pages) 40 0 3.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger Holden's hate for the loss of innocence. His fascination to save the innocence, erasing profanity and Aliie's baseball glove.

his innocence from adulthood, but from life and his death."He got leukaemian and died when we up in Maine, onJuly 18, 1946. You've liked him. He was two yearsyounger than I was, but he was fifty times ...

(2 pages) 30 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Biography Of Stephen King

Stephen Edwin King was born in Portland, Maine in 1947, the second son of Donald and Nellie Ruth Pillsbury King. After his parents separated ... in Stratford, Connecticut. When Stephen was eleven, his mother brought her children back to Durham, Maine, for good. Her parents, Guy and Nellie Pillsbury, had become incapacitated with old age, and R ... and then Lisbon Falls High School, graduating in 1966. From his sophomore year at the University of Maine at Orono, he wrote a weekly column for the school newspaper, THE MAINE CAMPUS. He was also act ...

(4 pages) 25 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

Friendship in the real world

making the experience at Heartside a positive one for Ehrenreich.Ehrenreichs second job took her to Maine where she worked at as a maid at The Maids. Her first impression of this job that it is going ...

(5 pages) 36 1 3.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Alcohol Abuse on College Campuses: Community Issues

who are themselves, grown and older than most current students at colleges today as well as here at Maine Maritime Academy. This is one reason for feeling somewhat removed from the student body and as ... me temporary relief from the burden of class work, and schedules.Incidents:Some of the incidents at Maine Maritime Academy that may or may not have alcohol involved:* setting garbage dumpsters on fire ...

(11 pages) 69 0 5.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol


ch for the new Fader. He finally finds the boy, his sister's illegitimate child, in a small town in Maine. Ozzie is deeply disturbed, has been abused and neglected and follows the commands of "a voice ...

(2 pages) 1138 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Coping With Change

biggest change I have every experienced was when I was about twelve and I moved from Presque Isle, Maine to Washington. We had to start over we had to live with family for the first time my family ha ...

(1 pages) 1337 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers


ATH OF MY SISTER By Gary Lewis It was another typical spring in Maine. School had just let out and I was really glad it was finally over. I wasn't really planning a ...

(4 pages) 754 0 0.0 Jan/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Hypothesis Identification Article Analysis

five laptop program which involved, "four middle school students-statewide programs in Michigan and Maine; a district-wide program in Beaufort County, South Carolina, and a school-wide program in Plea ... there is no scientific method to determine whether a new program accounted for the added value. "In Maine, where participation is not voluntary, middle school students who used laptops for two years s ...

(1 pages) 81 0 3.5 Nov/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers


ary Neil 11/30/00 Period 2 This story took place on the frontier, in the summer of 1768, in Maine's woods. Matt Hallowell and his father stake a claim in Maine territory. Once they find the pe ...

(4 pages) 748 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Compromise of 1861

ise that stated that Missouri could enter the Union as a slave state, but the free states would get Maine as a free state, leaving twelve free and twelve slave states. It also drew up the thirty-six d ...

(7 pages) 27 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The importance of community pl

n these undeveloped areas, at all. Zoning land can be very effective, in this respect.Presque Isle, Maine is an excellent example of a small city, which is actively involved in community planning and ...

(4 pages) 21 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Stephen King

his father left the family. Leaving his wife to take care of Stephen and his brother. Growing up in Maine they lived a rather poor life. There were times that he and his family would have to go to the ...

(2 pages) 720 0 1.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

The Job of a Vetenarian

year minimum of collage that you can find at almost any universities in the United States. A lot of Maine students that want private schools there a small rural collage in Maine Hudson. A small rural ... nts that want private schools there a small rural collage in Maine Hudson. A small rural collage in Maine in Bangor where there aren't that many students and it s more student related.If you are the p ...

(1 pages) 713 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Functions of Management

nts in Pennsylvania, Ohio, Illinois, Texas, New Jersey, Indiana, Virginia, Florida, North Carolina, Maine, Missouri, New York and South Carolina. Aqua America also provides water and wastewater consul ...

(4 pages) 12 0 0.0 Jan/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Gun Control Debate

ducate individuals on firearms. Below is a chart comparing the estimated deaths for both Hawaii and Maine.Seen in this chart that although the populations of Hawaii (1,273,278) and Maine (1,318,220) w ... ee by the table below, Hawaii has some of the strictest laws regarding all types of firearms, while Maine has much softer laws. These statistics help to illustrate the point that with stricter laws to ...

(8 pages) 12 0 0.0 Aug/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers


e lobster" David Foster Wallace discusses about. He gives us a descriptive mental image of what the Maine Lobster Festival is about. He informs us that its held every late July with over 100,000 parti ...

(2 pages) 0 0 0.0 Dec/2013

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays