Essays Tagged: "set foot"

Title: Was the Moon Landing A Hoax? This report has information on the Moon Landings and if it was a hoax. Many research proofs support it.

robably since the beginning of time, but is it possible that we have ever been there? Man has never set foot on the moon for many reasons, some being the radiation problems between earth and the moon, ... t sources, incorrect shadows, footprints, astronaut movement, and the fact that the moon is a harsh setting offer the explanation that the movies were shot here on earth, either at Area 51 or a sound- ...

(4 pages) 154 3 3.1 Apr/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Astronomy

about the life of adolf hitler. when he was a boy. to when he was in jail. to when he was ruler of germany.

Adolf Hitler may just be the most notorious person to ever set foot on earth. The high school drop out wanted to be a painter, until his dream was shattered. L ... ermany. He didn't want to fight in the Austrian Army.Germany surrendered in 1918, and he was very upset about that. He thought that it was the Jews and the Communists who betrayed Germany and this was ... of the German people and they be put on trains. They were all sent to Concentration camps that were set up to fulfill the "Final Solution". Camps like Auschwitz, Treblinka, and Bergen Belsen were all ...

(7 pages) 79 1 3.5 Dec/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

An essay on the wonders of Puritanism. Deals with how Puritans set a precedent in American Life

hing American civilization. Probably the most important of these groups are the Puritans, who first set foot in America in 1620. Escaping persecution in England, this large congregation landed in Plym ... erica in 1620. Escaping persecution in England, this large congregation landed in Plymouth, Massachusetts. The Puritan way of life not only set the precedent for early American settlements, but their ...

(3 pages) 101 1 5.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Comparing piece of art to America

e of living by other countrys' standards, however all of my relatives in Iran would sever a limb to set foot on American soil. I confess I appreciate all The U.S. has to offer, but there are drawbacks ...

(1 pages) 58 1 4.7 Jan/2003

Subjects: Art Essays


Racial discrimination and segregation has been part of American history since the day Europeans set foot on western lands and claimed them as their own. All who were not of white ancestry were tho ...

(7 pages) 210 1 4.4 Jan/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Franklin Delano Roosevelt What is this about? Everything FDR did during his presidency.

was in a wheel chair most of his life but in spite of that he was one of the strongest men ever to set foot into the white house.The Great Depression was a horrible time for the nation and for capita ...

(6 pages) 140 0 5.0 Feb/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Politicians

Cash Crops: The Devastation of Latin America. L.A.contains two valuable commodities,one being cocaine,and sugar, the people will continue to suffer due to the lack of distribution of wealth

Cash Crops:The Devastation of Latin AmericaWhen Columbus first set foot on the new land his inspiring forces were gold and silver. On his second voyage he planted ...

(4 pages) 569 12 4.3 Mar/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Hate Crimes in America

Hate crimes have been around in America since the very beginning of our nation. When Columbus set foot in America, he almost immediately began the genocide of Native Americans when they did not ... puty Al Brady, "They took him out of the trunk, took an ax handle and beat him to death." Then they set two tires on fire, and "then they put the body on the fire" (qtd. Monroe, 87).But for all the at ...

(12 pages) 299 1 4.1 Apr/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Anti-Gun Control: Upholding the Second Amendment.

to state. Guns have been a part of America's history since those who declared themselves Americans set foot on this country. Guns were used to protect, to hunt, and were instrumental in the fight for ...

(6 pages) 132 1 3.3 Jul/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Gun and Weapon Control

The American Revolution.

ars, but the Revolution lasted over a century and a half and begun when the first permanent English settlers set foot on the new continent. Insurrection of thought usually precedes insurrection of dee ... angered the colonists. One night, an angry mob began throwing snowballs at some soldiers. Confusion set in and the British fired and killed 5 Bostonians. This became known as the Boston Massacre, and ...

(8 pages) 146 0 4.0 Sep/2003

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

"Just Around the Bend".

as long as I can remember though, driving seemed like a fantasy just outside my grasp. When I first set foot into my big wheel truck at the age of six, I knew that driving was right for me. It was exh ...

(3 pages) 15 0 0.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Paper about the apollo missions.

On July 20th, 1969 the America watched proudly as man set foot on the moon for the firsttime. Millions eagerly watched live as the Apollo 11 crew stepped ... ing the 1960s before the program was fullycompleted ( many setbacks NASA had kept their space program going strong and in 1968they were ready to send the first ... anding site in themoons 1/6 gravity, planted an American flag, collected soil and rock samples, and set upscientific experiments. The next day they launched back to the Apollo capsule orbiting overhea ...

(5 pages) 52 0 4.6 Jan/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Astronomy

American Imperialism By: Tan Ly

icy of extending its political and economical influence. From the moment Christopher Columbus first set foot on the east coast, the United States has been controlling and inevitably destroying the ure ... ldren shall for ages hence bless the American republic because it emancipated their fatherland, and set them in the pathway of the world's best civilization." Besides the fact they generally were not ...

(11 pages) 195 2 4.6 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

The Indian Act and residential school

o residential schools, contributed to the genocide of Indian culture.Ever since the first Europeans set foot on Canadian soil in the 15th century, they have thought their culture and way of life was s ... a. They also were dependent on Indians as trading partners and as military allies. However, as more settlers arrived and the Europeans no longer needed the Indians, their sense of superiority took hol ...

(8 pages) 157 0 4.2 Mar/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights

Indonesia - an essay on it's geography, climate, early history, natural resources and government

ia and before 1945 it was ruled by the Dutch. But even a half a million years before the Dutch even set foot in Indonesia soil prehistoric humans began to settle the land. Not until sixty thousand yea ... egan to settle the land. Not until sixty thousand years ago though were there fully developed human settlements there. Then in 1511 the Dutch started to rule Indonesia (then Java) because it had some ...

(2 pages) 84 0 3.9 Apr/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

The Pueblo Revolt of 1680

The Spanish first set out to settle New Mexico around 1600. Although there were a few revolts in the first half of the ... elties, and the Spanish military's ineffectiveness against Apache raids.From the time the Spaniards set foot in Mexico, they had been exploiting the Indians using the Requerimiento. Their treatment of ... or some of the benefits the Spanish supplied, they in no way ever trusted the Spanish. "The foreign settlers' control over the stores of food which still remained must have become conspicuously oppres ...

(4 pages) 76 1 4.4 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History

Ned Kelly

d Kelly was born the son of Irish immigrants in Beveridge, Victoria, in 1854 and from the moment he set foot on this earth he was programmed to rebel against the greater good.Being born into a fami ...

(1 pages) 40 2 3.8 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

Compare and Contrast Indians and Spaniards in North America

Spanish monarchy was the first to claim theirs the land that was discovered. They were the first to set foot in today Mexico and Northern Mexico. They were the first to encounter with the Native Ameri ...

(6 pages) 45 0 3.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Feminism by Minda Wu

In 1619, the first colonial women set foot in Jamestown. They were shortly followed by Puritan women, who landed in Massachusetts in 1 ... dalous. New fads during the Roaring 20's were shocking to the more traditional women of the day. Corsets were gone and the flappers were here. The "short" skirts and short, "masculine" hair was terrif ...

(9 pages) 71 1 4.6 Apr/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies

Canada's Diverse History

anexplorer from France who sailed down the St.Lawrence in 1534. Cartier webelieve was the first to set foot on Canadian soil. He marked his presencewith a flag claiming it his land. Over the years, C ...

(1 pages) 26 0 3.6 Jun/2005

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