Essays Tagged: "world renowned"

Critique of the last chapter of Virgil's "Aeneid"

rgil wrote the Aeneid he incorporated all known Rome history up to his own time. The book is world renowned and also is said by many to be one of the best works ever. The last chapter of the Ae ...

(5 pages) 110 1 4.3 Feb/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies

Analysis on Chapters 14 and 15 of "I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings" by Maya Angelou's

rcomes life's many obstacles and becomes the powerful and influential woman she is today. Maya is a world renowned author, teacher, speaker, actress, and mother. Through this autobiographical piece, M ... ood. As with every cocoon, there is always a time when one must leave and bravely enter the unknown world behind the shell. Mrs. Flowers encouraged Maya to emerge and assisted her in finding her stron ...

(3 pages) 86 0 4.7 Dec/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

A comparison essay between Shakespeare's,Hamlet, and Arthur Miller's, Death of a Salesman, on the issue of tragedy.

ary forms, such as, novels, play wrights, film, etc. Shakespeare, for example, has written numerous world renowned tragedies since the turn of the seventeenth century. Four centuries later, with all t ... gedies since the turn of the seventeenth century. Four centuries later, with all the changes to the world of literature, tragedy continues to prevail, as a popular form of literature. Through comparin ...

(9 pages) 259 1 4.4 Jan/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Charles Dickens.

Many people have heard of the world-renowned English novelist Charles Dickens. Throughout his life, he wrote many novels, such as ... bbey, London. Thousands of people attended his funeral, and all of England felt his loss. The whole world mourned, however, because it had lost a great man, though his loss was not as greatly felt as ... s an extraordinary man. He accomplished much through his writing, and is still loved throughout the world. His death was a shattering blow to the world in general, but his works have stayed alive. The ...

(4 pages) 89 2 5.0 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Charles Dickens

Overview of J.R.R. Tolkien's creation of Middle-earth: includes the Silmarillion, the Hobbit, and the Lord of the Rings.

Not often can a reader pick up a novel and be transported into a world where they can feel, smell, taste, see, and live the story unfolding around them. Stories so r ... he story unfolding around them. Stories so rich in history and culture could only be created by the world-renowned author, J.R.R. Tolkien. His works, including "The Silmarillion", "The Hobbit", and th ... reality that is seldom found in imaginative fiction. In writing these stories he created a fantasy world brimming with elements of high adventure, suspense, mystery, and poetry that has yet to be sur ...

(7 pages) 63 0 3.4 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Genetically Modified Foods

exists on health effects of GM food has come from the biotech industry itself! Dr. David Suzuki, a world-renowned scientist and environmentalist who studies genetics including biotechnology, says, "A ...

(2 pages) 84 0 3.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Genetics & Genome Projects

Time in Shakespeare's Sonnets.

rary works, he remains a pioneer of English literature. Shakespeare's contributions to the literary world include over 30 plays and a collection of 154 sonnets which have become world-renowned as some ... o attack vanity, for though beauty is a wonderful thing, if one does not share that beauty with the world (by reproducing) the he is a "glutton" (13). In sonnet 11, lines 9-14, Shakespeare comes right ...

(8 pages) 78 1 5.0 Dec/2003

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

This essay describes Anton Chekhov's famous response, "A carrot is a carrot and nothing else is known."

is a Carrot!!!There once lived a popular writer named Anton Chekhov. He wrote many outstanding and world renowned books and other pieces of literature. Perhaps one of the things he is most famous for ...

(2 pages) 16 0 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

Otis Elevators

Otis Elevator was the world leader in elevator sales and service. Revenue for Otis was $2B in 1984. The company itself was ... (NAO), Latin America Operations, Pacific Area Operations and Transcontinental Operations. Otis was world renowned for its reliable and quality products, its superior customer service and its technolo ...

(3 pages) 83 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Plato Essay

premis that democracy is a form of government in which citizens make fundamental societal decisions.World renowned philosopher, Plato, concludes that Democracy is a bad form of government, however, I ...

(3 pages) 35 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Contemporary Philosophy

The Influence of Fear and Chaos on Innate Evil

extreme situation that promotes this attribute. William Golding, a British author recognized by his world-renowned novel, Lord of the Flies, thought that evil was brought about by a combination of the ...

(4 pages) 23 0 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Tolkien's "The Hobbit" compared to Homer's "The Odyssey"

ies by the oral tradition. The Hobbit is a fantasy novel authored by J.R.R. Tolkien introducing the world-renowned Lord of the Rings series. At first glance, the similarities might seem vague, but the ... us. A god could save the man [Odysseus] by simply wishing it¾ from the farthest shore in the world" (211-213). Gandalf is very similar to Athena in this manner. He does not directly interfere w ...

(3 pages) 38 0 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Dr. Suess

he creative genius of Theodor Seuss Geisel, respectively "Dr. Seuss" so evident in his numerous and world-renowned children's stories, out pours from a lifetime of inspirations, persistence, along wit ... rd classmate Helen Palmer, the Doc found himself, along with the rest of the country in the heat of World War. Fortunately, however, the war gave way to Seuss's chance to establish himself by way of e ...

(5 pages) 123 3 4.6 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

The Life of Mendel: His Works and Progress in Genetics

he first person to trace the characteristics of successive generations of a living thing, was not a world-renowned scientist of his time. Rather, he was an Augustinian monk who was trying to get a tea ...

(2 pages) 39 0 0.0 May/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

"Raffles' contribution to Singapore amounted to little more than permission for the formation of a British factory." How far do you agree with this statement? Explain your answer.

.He managed to convince Lord Hastings about Singapore's advantageous location and potential to be a world renowned trading port. Without his persuasion and determination to gain Singapore, it would no ...

(2 pages) 19 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Margaret Mead- this was written for an anthropology class _fossil/ Treasures/Margaret_Mead/mead.html?cults). She was a world-renowned anthropologist who brought much to the scientific community. Mead was born in Decembe ... languages Margaret Mead's work thru the ages has impacted the lives of countless people around the world. Mead's interests and her writings span across a wide range of topics including social issues ...

(3 pages) 78 0 4.6 Jun/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Anthropology

What I See Must Be What Is True

hese words she is stating the importance and the effects that photographs have on the images in our world. The truths in which they reveal are remnants of what we perceive as truth.She mentions how ph ... is a valley in the Sierra Nevada that was carved millions of years ago by a glacier. This valley is world renowned for its beauty and is one of the most photographed sites in the world, Yosemite Natio ...

(6 pages) 44 0 4.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Oliver Wendell Holmes once proclaimed, "we do not read novels for improvement or instruction." CRITICAL LENS. The Case for Christ by Lee Strobel as well as Keeping Faith by Frank and John Schaeffer

osite, a devoted Christian and firm believer in the Lord. Strobel took his findings and published a world-renowned book, The Case for Christ, read by Christians and non-Christians around the world. Th ...

(2 pages) 23 0 4.5 May/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Decline of the Movie Industry

Ever since the beginning of the motion picture industry, America has been world-renowned for its movies. In the beginning there was nothing but silent films, in which the act ... t come out for about a decade, but many of the films of this era concentrated on the Korean War and World War II. There were movies about WWII before the 70's, however the earlier films were cut and d ...

(2 pages) 29 0 4.0 May/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

The Stuart Kings.

England has been world-renowned for its long lines of monarchial ruling families throughout its rich history. However ...

(4 pages) 24 0 0.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History