Essays Tagged: "Rivers"


resource that is Sweden's largest and most profitable. It can be found at the thousands of running rivers that engulf the country. This resource is hydroelectricity. By utilizing the rivers that flow ...

(2 pages) 108 0 3.8 Jan/1997

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

The Man Who Stepped into Yesterday

e out of a vast, green forest. and in the forest there were birds and lakes and rocks and trees and rivers. the forest was also inhabited by a small group of people called the lizards. the lizards wer ... they thanked the birds and they thanked the lakes and they thanked the rocks and the trees and the rivers; but most importantly, they thanked icculus. icculus lived at the top of the mountain, or at ...

(8 pages) 76 1 4.0 Feb/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

The Economic Changes in England During Eighteenth Century That Caused The Industrial Revolution

many resources were abundant. Transportation was also extremely excisable by traveling in harbors, rivers, and canals. (Squitiere)Thirdly, more people were willing to invest their money in new factor ... bors, and roads which people could travel on to get from place to place. There was also a number of rivers surrounding England as well. All these new conditions allowed England to obtain a great incom ...

(10 pages) 426 0 3.9 Jun/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Assess the impact that Britain's union with Europe has had on the Doctrine of Parliamentary Sovereignty

ragmatic approach said :'The Treaty is like an incoming tide. It flows into the estuariesand up the rivers. It cannot be held back.'Prior to this, the U.K. had complete control over the laws made . Th ...

(9 pages) 143 1 4.6 Sep/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

The Northern Manatee

been known to live in freshwater, anddeep salt water. The Northern Manatee's main population is in rivers in Florida and the Caribbean Isles and Sea,although there are exceptions, such as if the mana ...

(2 pages) 38 0 3.8 Nov/1994

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

These are simply quotes from Voltaire's pieces of work.

ridiculous one.""Luck is a word devoid of sense; nothing can exsist without cause.""The progress of rivers to the ocean is not so rapid as that of man to error.""The longer we dwell on our misfortunes ...

(1 pages) 32 0 4.8 Dec/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

The meaning of social class and how it interacts with age, gender and Race.

living in poverty and those in higher social class groups. For children, like Lafayette and Pharaoh Rivers in the book, "There are No Children Here," who lived in Henry Horner Homes in a public housin ... ll the violence, drugs and many dangers that lurked around. As in the case of Lafayette and Pharaoh Rivers, (pg. 7) "they had heard that the suburb-bound commuters, from behind the tinted train window ...

(9 pages) 441 1 4.3 Dec/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology


regular patterns through the body and over its surface. These channels, called meridians, are like rivers flowing through the body to irrigate and nourish the tissues, blood flow and nervous pulses a ... gh the body to various parts, structures and organs. An obstruction in the movement of these energy rivers is like a dam that backs up the flow in one part of the body and restricts it in others. Any ...

(2 pages) 42 0 3.0 Feb/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Caring for the Kenia

Imagine taking your kid to go fishing with you at one of the local rivers ( Kenai river, Kasilof river, or the Anchor river) and there are so many tourist and other lo ... around you.Currently one of the greatest complaints of local fishermen is the over crowding of our rivers, particularly during tourist season, which happens to be the entire summer. Many claim that t ... stead, and paying a minimal fee. This would relieve pressure of local and visiting fishermen on the rivers. Fees collected from this could then be used to continue maintenance of the lagoon and excess ...

(2 pages) 37 0 4.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Geographic factors and how they effect ways of life.

y hot.India?s early civilizations mostly started around river valleys, such as the Indus River. The rivers were a great source of water and provided rich soil for agriculture. India?s Monsoon, which i ... her for half the year; or a downpour causing flooding, occurred yearly. The great rains would cause rivers (i.e. the Indus River) to flood, which is great for rice plants. One very important food item ...

(2 pages) 62 0 3.0 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

Contempory geographical issue relating to water management at Lake Parramatta, Sydney, NSW, Australia.

ns can dramatically increase riverbank erosion. These actions include land clearing near creeks and rivers, rural and urban development, trampling by pedestrians and the introduction of exotic vegetat ... as trees and vines with shallow roots.Stormwater drainage has led to the increased flow of water in rivers during storms, due to the excess amount of water flowing into the river, the sediment on the ...

(2 pages) 30 0 4.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Natives during the Fur-trade, what influences the Natives had towards the fur trade.

ugged North American land. The Natives introduced trade routes and taught the French how to conquer rivers and live off the land. The French the French depended on the Natives means of transportation ...

(4 pages) 76 0 2.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Compare and Contrast Essay on the North and South.

cky and infertile lands with humid summers and snowy winters, so farming was difficult. Fast moving rivers and waterfalls were common in the North because of the many mountains. As a result, Northerne ...

(2 pages) 269 1 4.1 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers

Pool safety for children and how to ensure that children are safe when playing in backyard pools. it includes government regulations.

ignificant complications to families who live or play around water areas such as pools, dams, spas, rivers, ponds, creeks and the beach. Children are not able to competently swim independently and the ...

(9 pages) 105 4 4.6 Nov/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays


id not exist. Canals were the answer to moving heave objects large distances.Canals were human made rivers which were deep enough to cope with barges which were capable of moving nearly forty tonnes o ...

(3 pages) 21 0 3.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers

Wetlands in the United States and the Need for their Conservation.

areas, in depressions in the landscape, and between dry land and water along the edges of streams, rivers, lakes, and coastlines. Wetlands can be found in nearly every county and climatic zone in the ...

(9 pages) 135 0 3.7 Nov/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Losing me(Poem),Alone(POEM), Jesus Wept (poems) PLease rate and comment too

rmy nightvisions creep in and out of my head, disturbing the lightfears cascade from mountain tops, rivers overflowI turned away from my sadness, yet I no longer glowIdentity lost, my heart holding on ...

(1 pages) 83 1 4.3 Dec/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

Federalism: Do States Have the Right to Restrict Illegal Immigration?

co provides entry into the United States for thousands of illegal immigrants every year. They cross rivers on foot or travel in the trunks of cars, hoping to get across. Once across, illegal immigrant ...

(3 pages) 134 0 4.3 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Shows how Wordsworth presents the importance of his ideas of childhood in "The Prelude".

them.The central part of this paragraph is the river Derwent he refers to it as "The fairest of all rivers" and "A tempting playmate whom we dearly loved." the use of "loved" emphasises how strongly h ...

(3 pages) 61 1 5.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Analysis on Article 'The Long March' and link to poems of Peter Skrznecki

of men marched through 18,000 km of some of the harshest landscape entailing mountain ranges, major rivers, dense forest and icy swamps.Whilst travelling the soldiers had passed through many provinces ...

(6 pages) 55 0 5.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers