Essays Tagged: "pirates"

The Constitution of the USA

ion. Four, to provide common defense or to protect the nation from adversaries such Indians and the pirates. Five, to promote general welfare, which relates to the depression the country was in econom ...

(10 pages) 437 3 4.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Act V-Scene 2 in Hamlet

e had in his possession his father's signet for sealing the forged document. No less by chance, the pirates proved kind and, for sufficient compensation, they returned him to Denmark.Throughout the pl ...

(4 pages) 67 0 4.7 Oct/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare > Hamlet

Les Pirates Modernes (Hackers)

rciales, les communications ainsi que dans l'industie. Les medias nous parlent de l'infiltration de pirates dans les réseaux informatiques de grandes entreprises, où ils volent des num&e ... ans les ordinateurs et détruisent les données enregistrées sur les disques.Ces pirates font partie d'un groupe d'individus qui connaissent la technologie et ses fonctions à ...

(6 pages) 31 0 5.0 Dec/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking


t won't be greatly felt by them and soit is not worth the policing effort required to track down thepirates.When pirates distribute the illegal software, one could saythat they are helping, than hurti ... fits from thatparticular version, it could generate future sales with otherversions. Also, when the pirates distribute the software this couldbe a great source of test data for the software companies. ...

(2 pages) 80 0 3.6 Oct/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science


uccessful privateer could easily become quite wealthy. In times of peace, these men would be common pirates, pariahs of the maritime community. Commissioned in times of war, they were respected entrep ...

(9 pages) 37 0 3.6 Dec/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Under Jolly Roger This is about early American piracy.

Jolly RogerThis term I would like to write my essay on the subject: American piracy. In my opinion pirates played an imporatant role in the early American settlers life. They made discoveries of dist ... anish. By the end of the 17th century the word buccaneer was being applied generally to most of the pirates and privateers who had bases in the West Indies.Some words for pirates come from literature. ...

(7 pages) 56 0 4.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Why black were attracted to piracy?

The portrayals of pirates in the modern entertainment world are comprised of images of greedy, cutthroat, high seas ad ... these views clearly misrepresent the socioeconomic and political factors surrounding the men dubbed pirates. Furthermore, they ignore the "revolutionary formula" Kenneth Kinkor describes in his articl ... and incentives based on merit rather than that of race .Additionally, the depictions of many black pirates have been distorted to suit the views of these men to fit the "expectations of a white middl ...

(3 pages) 27 0 3.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History


ighted the Bahamas, and lasted until about 1722. Although it was a brief period, it was filled with pirates, and scoundrels of every kind. All of them attempting to acquire wealth and vast riches. The ... Madagascar to the eastern coast of North America, trading their stolen goods to whoever would deal. Pirates had many affects on 15th century Europe; some positive, but also some were negative.Piracy i ...

(8 pages) 64 1 4.2 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

It all turns out well in "shakespeare in love".

of the winning of the bet, Will joining the theater company, the production of 'Romeo and Ethel the pirates daughter', and Viola and Wills departure.Will is unable to write because of lack of inspirat ... ain and it all turns out well.Henslowe states in relation to the production of 'Romeo and Ethel the pirates daughter' "It will be alright". This statement made by Henslowe is accurate. The production ...

(3 pages) 60 0 2.2 Jun/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

This is a short essay on why the Roman empire fell.

he economy started the Empire's decline. One reason the economy dropped was that hostile tribes and pirates on the Mediterranean disrupted trade. Another reason was that the wealthy spent money on lux ...

(2 pages) 93 1 3.4 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > Roman History

The Vikings in the middle ages. Thesis: The invasions of the Vikings into England throughout the 8th, 9th, and 10th centuries had a great impact on the people and history of that time.

h, 9th, and 10th centuries, there were constant raids in England and all throughout Europe by these pirates, and "during the 9th century these raids became increasingly large-scale" (Millett 1). Natur ... ghout Europe. The development of this "army" was a great achievement for these Danish and Norwegian pirates. Because of this large group numbering in the thousands, they were able to steal many valuab ...

(4 pages) 89 1 4.7 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

A Character Analysis of Horatio

CT IV, SCENE VI, Horatio receives a letter from Hamlet that tells about his journey with a group of pirates. The letter also mentions that Horatio make haste in coming to see him and allow the messeng ...

(3 pages) 46 0 4.2 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

The Captain and His World- Jaques Cousteau

er, he loved the feel of it going through his fingers. His favorite books were often about tales of pirates and divers. In school, he became particularly interested in engineering. When he was eleven ...

(2 pages) 14 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Caesar the mighty biography

born through an abdominal operation.Caesar was a very courageous; he was once kidnapped and told by pirates that they would ransom him for 20 talents. Caesar showing his confidence laughed at them and ... e Great, who had fought the Marian party in Africa, Sicily, and Spain, cleared the Mediterranean of pirates and was then put in charge of the war against Mithridates. Meanwhile his rival Gaius Julius ...

(4 pages) 38 1 4.7 Jun/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The islander part 4: the dream

around. "Mokma?! What are you doing here?" Mokma was breathing hard, "I have come to warn you, they pirates think that you have the gift of foresight, they want to use your power to find the gold! Kam ... ust see Guilona, my friend I apprecate your concern and your information, but please do not let the pirates find you." "But I can not leave you, you must go... (he wasn't able to finish someone had in ...

(2 pages) 31 0 4.3 Aug/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

The islanders part 6: the truth

"No, but I missed you terribly." He hugged her, "There is no need to worry." "Beloved, I heard the pirates say they are going to leave today, they say they waste their time." "The day gets better by ...

(2 pages) 53 2 4.9 Aug/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

Female pirates in the Caribbean: role status and Contribution.

hat's right, for men. Life as a pirate was very dangerous because of serious injury and even death. Pirates would frequently attack an enemy vessel by boarding the ship, robbing the goods, and quickly ... an enemy vessel by boarding the ship, robbing the goods, and quickly leaving. In most attacks, the pirates would be outnumbered causing a bloody attack (American 119). This is why the captain of thei ...

(11 pages) 31 1 4.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Comments on the film "Peter Pan"

ng up or not. Wendy wants to grow up. So she decides to leave Peter , leave Neverland , the land of pirates, Indians and mermaids while Peter remains ,as he is , a child with countless joys of being a ...

(3 pages) 31 0 4.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

First person point of view of vampires in Rhode Island history

as important as its practical. Rhode Island was formed by thosesociety deemed outcasts. Smugglers, pirates, criminals, they allcalled Rhode Island home. This being the case, one cannot fullyexamine R ...

(6 pages) 11 0 0.0 May/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Mythology

Taiwan- How its history demands its fight and protection from Red Chinese aggression.

ght for hunting grounds and territory, even doing a little head-hunting on the side. Entrepreneurs, pirates, traders, and farmers fleeing poverty and taxes in China lived on the western side.Then the ...

(4 pages) 63 2 3.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History