Essays Tagged: "seventeen years"

The Most Significant Person of the 20th Contury: Henry Ford

ord grew up a farm boy in Springwells township (now part of Dearborn), Michigan. He lived there for seventeen years working on the farm for his parents. He later said that he hated farm work but he lo ... und in their tool shed for hours thinking of new ways to do things and this and that. When Ford was seventeen he left his family farm to work in Detroit as an apprentice at the Flower Machine Shop. He ...

(4 pages) 169 0 4.5 Feb/1996

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

What Have We Learned From Three-Mile Island After 17 Years?

the 20th century ten years ago- Chernobyl, together with the partial meltdown at Three Mile Island seventeen years ago, most people today give only passingthoughts to the issue of nuclear safety worl ...

(4 pages) 61 0 4.6 Apr/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

This essay is about my personnal theory that all humans live a co-dependant life.

as, I've learned to accept that a life in diapers maybe isn't as bad as I once thought.I began life seventeen years ago and right away I was equipped with diapers. Always depending on my parents, I co ...

(3 pages) 47 0 5.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Leonardo Da Vinci one of the greatest artists pertold in history. He created several tremendous and infamous art pieces including "The Mona Lisa." This was only one of his several extradinary works.

entific knowledge he had to leave many of his artistic creations unfinished. He stayed in Milan for seventeen years. There he completed six paintings: two portraits of the 'Last Supper', two versions ...

(3 pages) 148 0 3.3 Jan/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

The complete history of the new york yankees.

orded three, second-place finishes in the team's first four seasons but for the most part the first seventeen years of the team's history were very frustrating.Then in 1915, Col. Jacob Ruppert and Til ... ld championship since 1978. Tino Martinez who replaced Mattingly at first base drove in one-hundred-seventeen runs. The infield of Boggs at third, Derek Jeter at shortstop, Mariano Duncan at second an ...

(14 pages) 54 1 3.7 Jun/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

This paper discusses the evolution of the death penalty in the US and arguments for and against its application to juveniles.

e execution of offenders who committed capital offenses prior to their eighteenth birthdays. In the seventeen years from when the death penalty was reinstated, 17 men were executed for crimes that the ...

(9 pages) 298 0 4.7 Nov/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues > Death Penalty

Attitude Towards Writing

waist of time, or at least I have always thought it to be. Why write when I can just talk? After my seventeen years of living, I have found out that when I need to express my feelings but have no one ...

(2 pages) 53 1 5.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Persuasive Writing


times. Growing up in a world that is rocked with scandals, scams and violence is reality. During my seventeen years, my life has been enriched from my education at home and at school, from learning ex ...

(2 pages) 95 0 4.6 Jul/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Father's Day

en, as a family. A happy family. A family that never ever seen the horrific end coming.But that was seventeen years ago and look how much has changed. You haven't though, you were always two-faced and ...

(2 pages) 60 3 3.4 Jul/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

My world view

I have lived in this world now for seventeen years and I'm beginning to understand what it consists of and what us humans think that it ...

(2 pages) 51 1 4.3 Aug/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Looking for Alibrandi by Brian Cassewell, This is a reveiw and reflection on each chapter of the book.

t Sydney. Michael Andretti is his name and he is a barrister who has lived in Adelaide for the past seventeen years. This means Josephine has never seen or met her father which is pretty sad. She also ...

(3 pages) 93 2 3.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature > Authors

Review of Gina Ulysse's, "A Poem About Why I Can't Wait, Going Home Again and Again and Again."

ith Gina's memories as a young child living in Haiti. She eventually leaves Haiti and returns after seventeen years. She is disillusioned with her surrounds and feels unable to "refill all the gaps in ...

(1 pages) 15 0 3.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature > Poetry

"The Simpsons' " influence on the Media.

t is the longest running comedy-animated series that has attracted a huge following within the last seventeen years. The audience can't simply get enough of the "yellow people" in the town of Springfi ... t is the longest running comedy-animated series that has attracted a huge following within the last seventeen years. It continues to capture new viewers and its audience is constantly expanding.Works ...

(7 pages) 131 1 4.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Why you should enter college.

It takes a great deal time to get to know someone.I've known myself for seventeen years and stillcounting. Throughout my life, I've grown up with a setof strong personable ...

(1 pages) 503 0 5.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Narration Essay - An event that changed your life

imagine that she could have a disease that would eventually take her life. My mom lived for almost seventeen years with the disease, through all her treatments she taught me how to find inner strengt ... e passed, I could tell that her fighting power was leaving her spirit and she passed away. She had seventeen years of treatments, doctors and hospitals I realized at this point that she was in a be ...

(5 pages) 63 0 1.0 Jul/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Man of Importance: Marco Polo

f great importance and should never be forgotten.Marco Polo's journey to China, where he stayed for seventeen years, held great value. Here he joined the service of the great Kublai Khan and for three ...

(2 pages) 20 0 0.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Divorce and Remarriage

so divorce and remarriage have become interesting topics for me in the past year and a half. I was seventeen years old when Mom decided she wanted a separation. Soon, it was decided that they would j ...

(9 pages) 78 0 3.0 Feb/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Leonardo Da Vinci: Biography

do moved to Milan to begin working for Duke Lodovico Il Moro, Leonardo worked in Milan for the next seventeen years of his life. Then he returned to Florence and spent sixteen years working their. A l ...

(4 pages) 28 0 4.0 May/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The First Quarter Philippine Economic Report Demystified (2007)

ter GDP as compared to last year’s GDP grew by a total of 6.9%, the highest recorded growth in seventeen years. The source of the growth can be easily determined by breaking the GDP into the indu ...

(10 pages) 659 0 4.0 Sep/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Foreign & International Economics

Henry VIII and His Many Wives

r died prematurely in 1502 making Henry the heir to the throne. Henry came to the throne in 1509 at seventeen years old. His very first act as king was to marry his brother’s widow Catherine of A ...

(4 pages) 21 0 0.0 Oct/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History