Essays Tagged: "northern africa"

Ancient Greece

riodArcheological evidence shows that a primitive Mediterranean people, closely related to races of northern Africa, lived in the southern Aegean area as far back as the Neolithic Age.A cultural progr ...

(3 pages) 237 1 3.5 Dec/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies

Aeneas: the Man, the Myth, the Legend

ne of the greatest empires ever. At the pinnacle of its empire, it stretched from most of Europe to Northern Africa and Asia Minor. Such accomplishments were shaped by many great leaders of that time ...

(5 pages) 115 2 3.5 Mar/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies

Report on Ancient Egypt

Ancient Egyptby Joe SmoeStarting about 8,000BC, all of Northern Africa became a drier, more desert-like place. Back then, man lived in nomadic groups of hu ...

(8 pages) 149 0 3.3 Nov/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History > Ancient Egypt

Discuss the Rise of Rome and the impact of external expansion on internal politics.

Rome expanded overseas. First they conflicted with the sea power and trading center on the coast of northern Africa, Carthage. They fought over the Mediterranean Sea in the Punic Wars. In the first wa ...

(3 pages) 154 0 4.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > Roman History


sula. It has been populated since prehistoric times. There has been evidence of human habitation in northern Spain for 800,000 years. In about 1100 BC the Phoenician civilization, who are from present ... h rule. The Visigoths, who migrated form central Europe, lost control of Iberia when the Muslims of northern Africa crossed the Strait of Gibraltar in 711. They ruled for over seven centuries before t ...

(2 pages) 104 1 2.1 Apr/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

What are the main sources of information we have available for the Roman Empire?

Empire was a centralised government encompassing the majority of Europe, the Near East and much of Northern Africa. Although we have a great understanding of this period, new evidence is still coming ...

(6 pages) 58 0 4.0 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > Roman History

Reality of the Brutality.

nearly across the world. Troops fought in the steaming jungles of Southeast Asia, in the deserts of northern Africa, and on islands in the Pacific Ocean. Battles were waged on frozen fields in the Sov ...

(4 pages) 42 1 4.0 May/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Islam in contemporary Pakistan

Islam begin to spread once Mohammed traversed to Medina from Mecca. Islam unrelentingly spread into northern Africa, throughout the Middle East, and eventually into Asia. People have embraced the Isla ...

(3 pages) 64 0 4.7 Dec/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Michael Ondaatje's "The English Patient" -- The characters of Katherine and Hana, and how they offer two opposing portrayals of womanhood.

g a true adult.Katherine Clifton married her husband while still quite young; traveling with him to Northern Africa, she is a voracious reader and seeks to learn as much as she can about the desert an ...

(6 pages) 61 0 4.6 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Egyptian research paper

lly is like. The name of the culture for Egypt is called The Republic of Egypt, Egypt is located in northern Africa bordering the Mediterranean Sea, between Libya and the Gaza Strip and the Red Sea no ...

(7 pages) 99 0 4.5 May/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

FDR Declares War - A Review of His "Infamy" Speech

41, a herculean conflict has engulfed most of the world for years; Germany's conquest of Europe and Northern Africa along with Japan's invasions of China and Indochina were the fuel for this global ma ...

(3 pages) 50 0 3.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies

Financial Markets of the Middle East and North Africa: The Past and Present.

ry to assure the region's economic development.This article introduces the major Middle Eastern and Northern Africa Economies' and their financial markets. In order to facilitate further referencing t ...

(2 pages) 61 1 4.2 May/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Math History: The Life and Numbers of Fibonacci

cated in mathematics by Arab masters while his father, Guilielmo Bonacci, held a diplomatic post in northern Africa. His father's job was to represent the merchants of the Republic of Pisa since it wa ...

(3 pages) 53 0 3.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Mathematics


hat can cause serious health problems for people of all ages and those who live in Southern Europe, Northern Africa, Northern Asia, and parts of South America. There are two kinds of Hookworms--Ancylo ...

(4 pages) 16 0 3.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Essay on the 14th Century

the Black Death; they say 20,000 people died each day, started in central Asia then moved threw out northern Africa threw Europe, they massacred Jews because they thought that what the gods/god wanted ...

(1 pages) 10 0 0.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The Rise of and Basic Beliefs of Islam.

am was one of the fastest movements that ever occurred. In less than 200 years, Islam had spread to Northern Africa and Southern Europe. It could have spread farther but was stopped by the French of t ... les of how life had changed for the Arabs and other people living in the Middle East through Spain, Northern Africa, and Western Europe.

(3 pages) 52 1 4.5 Oct/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Islam

A critical reflection essay on Islam

m is one of the most inspiring religions in the world. It is practiced in many countries, including Northern Africa, Saudi Arabia, Indonesia, Turkey, Iran, Pakistan and Iraq. Due to it being such a la ...

(4 pages) 53 0 4.6 May/2007

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Islam

Female Circumcision

The Morality in Female Circumcision The act of female circumcision is practiced in many parts of Northern Africa and Southern Arabia. According to Loretta M. Kopelman, approximately 80 million wome ...

(7 pages) 12 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Cost of wwii

every part of the world. Troops fought in the steaming jungles of Southeast Asia, in the deserts of northern Africa, and on islands in the Pacific Ocean. Every battle waged cast everyone more money an ...

(5 pages) 10 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

An analysis of Jung

he Theory of Evolution does support the idea that all human beings derived from Australopithecus of Northern Africa. Therefore, it is conceivable that should a deeper level of unconscious exist, it wo ...

(3 pages) 33 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology