Essays Tagged: "shards"

That history contains errors will not come as news to a person who has reflected on the topic.

ce in history.Though it may have been, in certain of its parts, reconstructed incorrectly and small shards are missing here and there, history, by a well-read and descriptive author, like a Grecian ur ...

(16 pages) 119 2 3.8 Sep/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers

Book Review: A single Shard

obbed him of his possessions on his way and dropped his masters' work, which reduced the vases into shards of great fine work. Determined not to come back empty handed he took a single shard from the ...

(4 pages) 38 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Characteristics of diamonds, how they are formed, and some of the famous diamonds in the world.

ural minerals. Diamonds are typically composed of many separate crystal fused together and resemble shards of broken glass when they are found in this natural condition. These beautiful gems can be cr ...

(2 pages) 40 0 5.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Geology & Geosciences

The Native Family Versus the Dominant Culture in "American Horse" by Louise Erdrich

he mediator, an observer on the edges as two cultural codes (Wiget 258) collide. She creates dyads: shards of interaction as identities reflect patterns from both cultures.Born in 1954 in Little Fa ...

(8 pages) 64 0 4.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

A short story- The Devil's Lieutenant.

of the tower and cursed out loud. While passers by stopped to watch in awe as blue, red and yellow shards of the Virgin Mary fell to the churches entrance in an uncoordinated display.Diablo charged a ...

(9 pages) 25 0 0.0 May/2006

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

Modern Canterbury Tale- The follower

onest, and lately she couldn’t stand to look at what she had become. She began sweeping up the shards of broken glass and in the process caught a glimpse of her reflection. Lisa shuddered and sai ...

(4 pages) 7 0 0.0 May/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Where Everything Melts: Practice with Imagery.

nt it could rip from the frame and go tumbling down the stairs just to end up in splintered, wooden shards.To the left and the right of the door were old oak bookcases, almost matching the stairs but ...

(2 pages) 10 0 3.0 Mar/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays


methamphetamine a strong and, addictive stimulant. Meth usually looks like small pieces of glass of shards in different sizes. Like powdered meth, crystal meth is abused because of the long lasting ef ... can be swallowed, smoked, snorted, or injected. As powder it can be mixed with water and, injected. Shards of clear high quality meth are smoked in glass pipes such as emptied light bulbs it can also ...

(6 pages) 35 0 3.0 May/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

British Literary History: The Modern Period. Essay discusses various aspects of Modernism by studying Joyce's "Ulysses", Woolf's "To the Lighthouse" and Forster's "A Passage to Inida"

th where humanity stood after its cornerstones had been pulverized. The movement sifted through the shards of the past looking for what was valuable and what could inspire construction of a new societ ...

(2 pages) 10 0 5.0 Jul/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

A Doll's House - Henrik Ibsen Symbolisation through props

As Krogstad 'slammed' the door on the way out of his house, Nora's world was smashed into a million shards of tiny fragile pieces. The character of Nora is sent into a spiral of depression, anxiety an ...

(4 pages) 30 1 4.3 May/2009

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama