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  • The Battle of Pietas and Furor Within the Aeneid, and Within the Heroes Themselves

    The Battle of Pietas and Furor Within the Aeneid, and Within the Heroes Themselves

    The Battle of Pietas and Furor within the Aeneid, and within the heroes themselves. Virgil's Aeneid is a battle between pietas and furor on many different levels. In the epic poem, the Trojans, with their dutiful leader Aeneas, represent the side of pietas, and the Turnus led Rutulians represent the

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    Submitted: February 10, 2013
  • The Bell Jar Written by Sylvia Plath

    The Bell Jar Written by Sylvia Plath

    The Bell Jar The novel The Bell Jar, written by Sylvia Plath, was published by Harper & Row, Publishers, Inc. in 1971 and consists of 244 pages. It tells the story of a brilliant, beautiful, and talented young woman named Esther Greenwood. After past experiences, Esther gradually breaks down and

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    Essay Length: 1,105 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: September 25, 2011
  • The Benefits of Coffee

    The Benefits of Coffee

    Benefits [edit] Reduced risk of Alzheimer's disease Several studies comparing moderate coffee drinkers (about 2 cups a day) with light coffee drinkers (less than one cup a day) found that those who drank more coffee were significantly less likely to develop Alzheimer's disease later in life. [2][3] [edit] Reduced risk

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    Essay Length: 275 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: July 8, 2011
  • The Black Cat Essay

    The Black Cat Essay

    I chose Edgar Allen Poe's short story The Black Cat. The revisions I made are at the ending of this story because it seemed very similar to another one of Poe's works. "The Cask of Amontillado" mimics "The Black Cat" because the main character kills the other person and places

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    Essay Length: 759 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: August 30, 2011
  • The Black Robe by Brian Moore

    The Black Robe by Brian Moore

    The Black Robe Paper The Black Robe, by Brian Moore, is a novel about Jesuits who are trying to spread Christianity to the native "Savages" in New France. The relationship between the Europeans and natives is fascinating because there are so many similarities and differences between them. The historian Richard

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    Submitted: July 24, 2012
  • The Black Swan by Nassim Nicholas Taleb

    The Black Swan by Nassim Nicholas Taleb

    Book report: "The Black Swan" By Nassim Nicholas Taleb Reading the Black Swan takes me to a different place from the usual scientific literature, maybe it's because it can't be classified as one, if someone would ask me now to classify this book I probably would need to put some

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    Submitted: July 7, 2012
  • The Book - Thief

    The Book - Thief

    Aghadiuno Amaechi Aghadiuno Mrs. Shaw 10th Honors Literature 12 December 2012 The Book Thief 1. At the beginning of the story, Liesel was an illiterate adolescent. However, throughout the story, Liesel (slowly) evolves to grow a love of books. Words and books become a behemoth component in the life of

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    Essay Length: 823 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: February 3, 2016
  • The Book Thief

    The Book Thief

    Markus Zusak writes the exciting account of The Book Thief; the book is placed in Nazi Germany. One of the many characters I feel Hans has shown his role as step father/ husband, in a unique way. Hans is Liesel's foster father and one of the great loves of her

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    Essay Length: 704 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: July 14, 2013
  • The Book Thief

    The Book Thief

    Jacque Le ? 07/04/17 The Book Thief Markus Zusak 2005 Picador 584 ????? The Book Thief is narrated by Death and is centered around a nine-year-old girl called Liesel Meminger, it’s set in Mulching (fictional town) just outside of Munich, Germany. Liesel and her brother had been given up by

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    Essay Length: 740 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: June 13, 2017
  • The Boxcar Children

    The Boxcar Children

    The Boxcar Children By Gertrude Chandler Warner The story starts with the death of their parents. Leaving the four children orphaned. They decide to run away instead of going to live with their mean grandfather. They are offered a job at the bakery. While staying the night at a bakery

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    Essay Length: 278 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: May 19, 2012
  • The Cask of Amontilado

    The Cask of Amontilado

    "The Cask of Amontillado" My name is Monsignor Giovanni Thomasino. I have been Montressor's Priest, friend and confidant since the time he came of age. I would describe him a wealthy bachelor and quite "skilled in Italian Vintages." (161) He has always been a reserved, non-violent, patient person with an

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    Essay Length: 671 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: July 12, 2012
  • The Catcher in the Rye

    The Catcher in the Rye

    The narrator, Holden Caulfield, is also the main character of this book. The other characters are his family, friends, and teachers. Holden Caulfield has a mother, a father, a sister, and two brothers. One of the brothers, Allie, died of cancer a while back. "The Catcher in the Rye" has

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    Essay Length: 1,255 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: January 10, 2011
  • The Catcher in the Rye

    The Catcher in the Rye

    T he Catcher in the Rye is set around the 1950s and is narrated by a young man named Holden Caulfield. Holden is not specific about his location while he's telling the story, but he makes it clear that he is undergoing treatment in a mental hospital or sanatorium. The

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    Essay Length: 398 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: October 2, 2011
  • The Catcher in the Rye

    The Catcher in the Rye

    Summary of the Novel The majority of the novel takes place in December 1949. The story commences with Holden Caulfield describing encounters he has had with students and faculty of Pencey Prep in Agerstown, Pennsylvania. And it pictures a complex living circumstance of a teenage boy named Holden Caulfield, entwined

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    Essay Length: 891 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: February 4, 2012
  • The Catcher in the Rye

    The Catcher in the Rye

    Mr. Keating from the Dead Poet Society taught his students about seeing the world through different eyes or a different viewpoint. He had them walk around the courtyard in synchronization which taught them a lesson on conformities, and how to stand out from the norm. Mr. Keating also said the

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    Essay Length: 270 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: January 22, 2013
  • The Cather in the Rye

    The Cather in the Rye

    The Catcher in the Rye The closing chapter of the novel identifies the setting of the narration as a place - most likely a clinic or hospital -where the narrator, Holden Caulfield, is recovering from a mental breakdown. Leading up to this chapter, i.e. from Chapter 1 to 25, is

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    Essay Length: 366 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: August 11, 2011
  • The Changing Character in Janie Crawford

    The Changing Character in Janie Crawford

    lvasquez June 23, 2008 The Changing Character in Janie Crawford "Their Eyes Are Watching God" Janie Crawford is a major character in "Their Eyes Are Watching God". Here we learned how Janie's life began living in a house in West Florida with an Anglo family. Her mother abandoned her, and

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    Submitted: June 12, 2013
  • The Clan of one-Breasted Women Reaction Paper by Terry Tempest Williams

    The Clan of one-Breasted Women Reaction Paper by Terry Tempest Williams

    The Clan of One-Breasted Women Reaction Paper The Clan of One Breasted Women written by Terry Tempest Williams is her account of how the Mormon women in her family ended up with cancer and died as a result. The author recalls as a child having a dream about seeing a

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    Essay Length: 448 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: May 16, 2011
  • The Classification Case

    The Classification Case

    The classification of current and non-current liabilities in the balance sheet is allocated in both areas providing several financial analyses because Current liabilities are obligations or debts that a company must pay within a period of less than one year such as the payment of debts to suppliers. The non-current

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    Essay Length: 747 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: December 5, 2012
  • The College of St. Scholastica

    The College of St. Scholastica

    Educational Mission Statement The College of St. Scholastica was established in 1912 by leading Benedictine Sisters (Peterson's, 2009). It is an autonomous private college and a Catholic Benedictine establishment that is located in Duluth, northeastern Minnesota. St. Scholastica started with six students and presently, it instructs over 4000 women and

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    Essay Length: 324 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: March 8, 2013
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