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  • The Tent Embassy & Land Right in the 'lucky Country'

    The Tent Embassy & Land Right in the 'lucky Country'

    When the British took over Australia in 1788, no one could have imagined the pain and suffering that their colonisation would inflict on the original Australians, the Aboriginal People. In a European man's perspective, when settlers first came to Australia, many of them were working men and their families looking

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    Essay Length: 490 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: August 15, 2012
  • The Texas Constitution

    The Texas Constitution

    The Texas Constitution Many events that followed the Civil War marked the end of one of the hardest times for the state of Texas. The Reconstruction era and the military occupation are examples of the events that helped end trying time for Texans. Soon a state constitution came about to

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    Essay Length: 818 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: January 28, 2014
  • The Time Period

    The Time Period

    The time period of 100 CE - 600 CE is known as classical china, during this time period there were quit a few changes both cultural -like the spread and increase of Buddhism- or political -expansion of the Chinese territory-. There were also a few things that stayed the same

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    Essay Length: 282 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: January 28, 2013
  • The Treaty of Paris

    The Treaty of Paris

    The Treaty of Paris The Treaty of Paris is one of the greatest long-term trends of the United States history that concerns territorial expansion. The Treaty of Paris took place in 1783 and was what ended the American Revolution. The United States gain a lot during this period of time,

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    Essay Length: 357 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: February 24, 2012
  • The Treaty of Versailles

    The Treaty of Versailles

    The Treaty of Versailles, also known as the peace treaty, was made harsh because of aims made by three different countries, mainly France, Britain and U.S.A. This treaty was mainly to promote peace and it was signed in June 1919. It was the most complicated, and had the harshest conditions

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    Submitted: April 23, 2011
  • The Treaty of Versailles

    The Treaty of Versailles

    The Treaty of Versailles is the peace treaty that ended World War 1, it was harsh and it punished Germany and its allies. In my opinion, Germany deserved the punishments that were in the Treaty of Versailles. Germany was the country that attacked first, and Germany was the one that

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    Essay Length: 333 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: September 13, 2012
  • The Treaty of Versailles

    The Treaty of Versailles

    The Treaty of Versailles The Treaty of Versailles was intended to be a peace agreement between the Allies and the Germans regarding world war 1 in 1919.It was certainly not dominated by the United States but however, once the negotiation of the Treaty, the Allies found they had conflicting ideas

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    Submitted: February 25, 2016
  • The Troubles of Northern Ireland

    The Troubles of Northern Ireland

    The Troubles of Northern Ireland By: Aubrey Evely 11 May 2016 ________________ The Troubles is a time of conflict in the history of Northern Ireland. It is a time that is marked with religious sectarianism and contesting point of views on remaining with Britain between Protestant unionists and Catholic nationalists.

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    Submitted: September 6, 2016
  • The Truth

    The Truth

    Do you know how it feels to be in the middle of a barren field? I was dying of hunger and so thirsty that I could drink my own blood The only way to be in peace was to be dead, but death's forgotten me The time was so slow

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    Submitted: March 22, 2012
  • The Truth Behind the Thanksgiving Holiday

    The Truth Behind the Thanksgiving Holiday

    The Truth Behind the Thanksgiving Holiday The annual thanksgiving holiday revolves around the celebration of friendship, gratitude, cultural acceptance, and the meaning of hard work. This means making decorative turkeys out of colorful construction papers, singing songs of thanks, and gathering together with the ones you love. Young children are

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    Submitted: December 8, 2011
  • The Unreasonable Decision to Use Atomic Bombs on Japanese Civilians

    The Unreasonable Decision to Use Atomic Bombs on Japanese Civilians

    When Actions Spoke for Words: The Unreasonable Decision to Use Atomic Bombs on Japanese Civilians Your skin is peeling off your body, and you look around at the charred earth, not a soul in sight, everything and everyone's gone, you look up to the sky as radioactive rain begins to

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    Essay Length: 1,861 Words / 8 Pages
    Submitted: June 6, 2011
  • The Untold Story of Peaches

    The Untold Story of Peaches

    Murphy stood watching the leaves rustle along her iridescent polished toes. The tranquil winds seemed to sooth her from the worries of the world around her. This was Murphy's senior year in high school and she was still undecided on which college she would be attending next fall, but one

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    Submitted: December 8, 2011
  • The Usa and Ussr's Policies of Containment and Sovietisation Were Premised on Nothing More Than a Misunderstanding of Each Other's Intentions. to What Extent Do You Agree with This Statement?

    The Usa and Ussr's Policies of Containment and Sovietisation Were Premised on Nothing More Than a Misunderstanding of Each Other's Intentions. to What Extent Do You Agree with This Statement?

    The cold war came about from the various disagreements over Germany in Potsdam and Yalta and also because of the disparity between both superpowers. America was a democratic community and practised capitalism and freedom of speech. Russia on the other hand was communist, led by Stalin who pushed for a

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    Essay Length: 1,716 Words / 7 Pages
    Submitted: April 29, 2012
  • The Virus Outbreak

    The Virus Outbreak

    The Virus Outbreak " The single biggest threat to man's continues dominance is the virus." In the movie Outbreak a hemorrhagic virus took the lives of many people in a matter of days. This deadly virus was called the Motaba virus. Even though the virus is so small compared to

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    Submitted: September 18, 2011
  • The Voice

    The Voice

    The Voice is a very private poem, written when the author was feeling very lonely because of his wife's death. His desperation over her death is evident in this poem, through every line he is begging her to return. As we said before he is tormenting himself, he misses his

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    Submitted: May 27, 2012
  • The Wandella Times

    The Wandella Times

    Throughout Earth's history, periods of warmth have been associated with periods of abundant flora and fauna. Even today, perhaps 80 percent of all plant and animal life inhabits the tropical realm. Most organisms thrive in heat; very few are adapted to conditions of severe cold. Despite reports that predict the

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    Submitted: August 1, 2011
  • The West According to Frederick Jackson Turner

    The West According to Frederick Jackson Turner

    The West According to Frederick Jackson Turner Frederick Jackson Turner, a journalist turned historian captured the ear of the historic community with his essay titled, "The Significance of the Frontier in American History." His essay was a diversion from the popular point of view that identified America and American culture

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    Submitted: January 19, 2012
  • The West and the Changing World Balance

    The West and the Changing World Balance

    1. Stearns, chapter 15 a) The Muslim empire was in decline for a long time now. Internal problems were causing political turmoil. The main cause however of the Abbasids' fall was outside invasions by the nomadic war machine known as the Mongols. In 1258 the Mongols finally captured the capital

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    Submitted: February 16, 2011
  • The Winds of Change

    The Winds of Change

    The Winds of Change From the beginning of the 1300's and in the 15th century, the world began to witness the beginning of nation states, a country formed by common people whom share the same language, heritage, race and so on and so forth. This growth was not sparked by

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    Submitted: April 5, 2011
  • The Yangze River Located in China

    The Yangze River Located in China

    The Yangze River located in China has been causing chaos for thousands of years. Communities located along and near the rivers basin have been combating floods and droughts, at times severe enough to kill. And if the deaths involving the flood was not bad enough, a tenth of all grown

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    Essay Length: 351 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: September 5, 2011
  • Theatre: An Integral Part of Human Life

    Theatre: An Integral Part of Human Life

    Theatre: An Integral Part of Human Life There is no question that theatre should remain necessary to our society along with its value and practice. Theatre is the highest level of acting. Broadway acting or any high level theatrical performance in front of a live audience is the pinnacle

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    Submitted: June 28, 2015
  • Thematic Differences Between Orpheus/eurydice Accounts

    Thematic Differences Between Orpheus/eurydice Accounts

    Thematic Differences between Orpheus/Eurydice Accounts Orpheus and Eurydice is a popular Greek myth that tells a love story, punctuated by tragedy and heartbreak (Virgil). In Grecian myths, Eurydice has been portrayed as a sweet and charming maiden. In some accounts, she is said to be the daughter of the powerful

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    Submitted: May 18, 2015
  • Theodora and Justinian: Partners in Ruling the Byzantine Empire

    Theodora and Justinian: Partners in Ruling the Byzantine Empire

    Theodora and Justinian: Partners in Ruling the Byzantine Empire This 5 page report discusses one of the ancient world's most renowned leaders, the Byzantine emperor, Justinian (483-565). Historians have often referred to him in some variation on the theme of "the last of the great Roman emperors." His wife, the

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    Essay Length: 584 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: February 4, 2012
  • Theodore Rosevelt Case

    Theodore Rosevelt Case

    The speech made by Theodore Roosevelt was a very important speech. He thought that it was his time to prove to the people that he truly cared for the nation and that his ideas might be helpful to all. At the beginning of his speech he says "...here today to

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    Essay Length: 441 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: October 18, 2012
  • Thermopylae; the Battle for the West

    Thermopylae; the Battle for the West

    Thermopylae; The Battle for the West The Battle of Thermopylae has often been depicted as a "distinguishing mark" of Greek resolve during the Persian war according to modern historians. Although it was that, Ernie Bradford's account in his book Thermopylae: The Battle for the West , sets out out to

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    Essay Length: 523 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: July 9, 2011
  • Things Fall Apart

    Things Fall Apart

    Things Fall Apart Challenge the mind is what Things Fall Apart does to a person. This novel is about a Nigerian clan and the peoples' lives taking place inside the clan. Okonkwo is the main character and he struggles throughout the book to fight his conscious on whether he is

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    Essay Length: 666 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: June 30, 2011
  • This Is the End of the Encounter Between Odysseus and Polyphemus. Summarize What Happens in These Lines and Discuss the Significance of Odysseus' Behavior

    This Is the End of the Encounter Between Odysseus and Polyphemus. Summarize What Happens in These Lines and Discuss the Significance of Odysseus' Behavior

    Comprehension Quiz #2: Books 9-12 in The Odyssey 1. Turn to book 9, lines 529-562 (pp. 226-227). This is the end of the encounter between Odysseus and Polyphemus. Summarize what happens in these lines and discuss the significance of Odysseus' behavior. After long enduring the torment and savage acts of

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    Submitted: February 15, 2012
  • Thoreau

    Thoreau

    The battle was raging. The two races were pitted against each other in a fight to the death. The ground was already littered with the wounded and dying. One pair was locked together as they tumbled over and over. Both were relentlessly hanging on until one or the other would

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    Essay Length: 567 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: July 20, 2011
  • Thoreau and What Nature Meant to Him

    Thoreau and What Nature Meant to Him

    The dictionary provides two different meanings to the word "nature"; "the phenomena of the physical world collectively, including plants, animals, and the landscape, as opposed to humans or human creations", or "the basic or inherent features, qualities or character of a person or thing". Henry David Thoreau, in his book

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    Submitted: April 25, 2011
  • Through the Eyes of the Home Front

    Through the Eyes of the Home Front

    Case Study: Through the Eyes of the Home Front Toni Frissell is highly remembered today for her high-fashion work that she did with Vogue. Most of her work was volunteered through the American Red Cross. The reason she switched from high-fashion to war reportage, she states, is because: "I became

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    Essay Length: 407 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: September 16, 2012

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