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  • The Nazi - Annihilation Camps

    The Nazi - Annihilation Camps

    During World War II, a time of great sorrow and pain, Nazis under Hitler's command committed some of the worst acts in history trying to exterminate the Jewish people and not by any normal execution methods. Hitler put the Jewish people through some of the worst torment in some of

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    Essay Length: 750 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: June 21, 2011
  • The Normal Heart Play

    The Normal Heart Play

    REACTION PAPER on the play “The Normal Heart” By: Larry Kramer The Normal Heart stage play by playwright Larry Kramer held at USPF auditorium in lahug last February 24, 2017, directed by Emman Mante and brought to us by the Young Thespians of Cebu was based on the true story

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    Essay Length: 935 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: February 26, 2017
  • The Origins of Lahore

    The Origins of Lahore

    Lahore, having a great blend of royal gardens, grand monuments, antique buildings and residences, can be claimed as an historical city of International importance. Over the ages it evolved as the economic and cultural centre of the Northern portion of the Indian sub-continent. The origins of Lahore are shrouded in

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    Essay Length: 877 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: July 30, 2011
  • The Origins of the Syrian Civil War

    The Origins of the Syrian Civil War

    The Origins of the Syrian Civil War The land of Syria has been fought over for centuries, for example the Persian, Romans, Greeks, and British are just a small portion of the empires that Syria has been apart of. Modern day Syria however has turned into a civil war, set

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    Essay Length: 807 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: December 19, 2016
  • The Panic of 1819's Lasting Effects on America Leading to the Civil War

    The Panic of 1819's Lasting Effects on America Leading to the Civil War

    The Panic of 1819's Lasting Effects on America Leading to the Civil War US History 1 Honors March 15, 2013 The Panic of 1819 was America's first great depression. It was caused by inflation and speculation because of bad and weak loans, public debt from the War of 1812, the

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    Essay Length: 2,526 Words / 11 Pages
    Submitted: November 11, 2013
  • The Parthenon

    The Parthenon

    The Parthenon Introduction The Parthenon was a symbol of excellence in Greek architecture. The temple was built by Greek's master architects in the names of Iktinos and Callicrates, who were main designer and master builder respectively. Phidias, one of the greatest names in Greek Sculpture, also supervised the design of

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    Essay Length: 1,625 Words / 7 Pages
    Submitted: February 13, 2012
  • The Perils of Progress

    The Perils of Progress

    Study guide #1 ​ Chap. 3 "The Perils of Progress" 9/24/12 1. In his introduction to chapter 3, Winn discusses social and economic changes, which transformed Argentina after 1870. What were some of the features of this "new Argentina"? Were these changes "typical" of Latin America at this time? Explain

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    Essay Length: 1,151 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: March 18, 2013
  • The Piazza San Marco

    The Piazza San Marco

    The Piazza San Marco The Piazza San Marco has been the center of Venice for centuries, as the city's most important public buildings surround the plaza. The structure and façade that is seen today in the Piazza both have been drastically altered from their original state. Today, the Basilica of

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    Essay Length: 1,537 Words / 7 Pages
    Submitted: July 10, 2011
  • The Plague Disease Europe

    The Plague Disease Europe

    Plauges broke out all over Eurpoe between the fiftenth and the sevententh century, plague affected millions of Europeans and killed so many of them. It would be terrifying to be in their place, wondering if or when you would become effected and probably die. Plague could even cause people to

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    Essay Length: 841 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: December 2, 2015
  • The Plague Hits Florence

    The Plague Hits Florence

    The Plague Hits Florence (c. 1350) Giovanni Boccaccio Introduction A merchant ship returning to Italy from the Crimea in 1347 carried a deadly disease that would devastate Europe, reducing its population by a third to a half by 1400, and reappear periodically in epidemics lasting well into the seventeenth century.

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    Essay Length: 418 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: October 3, 2011
  • The Politics of Racial Reparations by Charles P. Henry

    The Politics of Racial Reparations by Charles P. Henry

    Article Review #1 Charles P. Henry examines why reparations for Blacks are a constant topic of debate, how it is still relevant today, and what can be done to solve the issue. In order to do this, the article uses examples of historic events that have acted as a catalyst

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    Essay Length: 687 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: October 10, 2018
  • The Prince

    The Prince

    “The Prince”. “The Prince” is a book of Niccolo Machiavelli. It was written as a set of advices to the Lorenzo de Medici. It consists of XXVI chapters. Each chapter has own name and provides the examples. This book is the best book among the books I read last half

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    Essay Length: 304 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: February 21, 2016
  • The Progressive

    The Progressive

    Objectives: * Analyze the roots of progressivism and its components. * Examine the part played by women in progressive reform. Contrast their approach to progressive reform and how it related to the established, home oriented roles of women in the society of the era. * Discuss the reasons why consumer

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    Essay Length: 524 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: October 2, 2011
  • The Prohibition of Child Marriage Act 2006

    The Prohibition of Child Marriage Act 2006

    The Prohibition of Child Marriage Act 2006 prohibits marriage below 18 for girlsand 21 for boys.But some 80 % of Indians live in villages where family ,caste and community pressures are more effectual than any remote legislature. By Ruchira Goswami, Guest Contributor Upheld and sanctioned by traditional customs, child marriage

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    Essay Length: 1,406 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: September 6, 2011
  • The Puritan Threat

    The Puritan Threat

    Puritanism was not a unified movement, making the threat more widespread and diverse, there were different sects in amongst them who shared certain common and moderate beliefs, however there were few who had totally independent interpretation on other issues. Certain puritans like the conformists didn't pose Elizabeth much threat as

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    Essay Length: 352 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: December 11, 2012
  • The Purpose of Fate in the Aeneid

    The Purpose of Fate in the Aeneid

    In a story, fate is a factor that determines the direction of every single action that every single character does. That is because fate shapes the general plot of the story. In order to fulfill a fate, everything needs to fit perfectly with everything. The most basic way for doing

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    Essay Length: 249 Words / 1 Pages
    Submitted: August 17, 2011
  • The Queensland Show - Ekka

    The Queensland Show - Ekka

    The Royal Queensland Show – EKKA 1- Introduction Every August of each year, one of the most famous shows takes place in Brisbane, attracting thousands of people from all the Queensland state but also from all parts of Australia. The Royal Queensland Show – EKKA is the most popular in

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    Essay Length: 1,372 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: September 9, 2015
  • The Reforms of Gaius Julius Caesar

    The Reforms of Gaius Julius Caesar

    Throughout his life, Gaius Julius Caesar (100BC-44BC) was one of the most influential political figures in the Roman world (Lorenzen, 2010). During his time as both general and dictator he reformed the republics workings to a level before unseen. Following his leadership the republic however fell, after surviving a 500-year

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    Essay Length: 1,828 Words / 8 Pages
    Submitted: July 31, 2011
  • The Renaissance

    The Renaissance

    There have been many historical events that have affected the societies we live in today. One of these historical events would be known as the renaissance, as it set a new way of life within the people of Europe. In relation to its time it also set a new stepping

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    Essay Length: 1,265 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: June 29, 2011
  • The Renaissance Period 1350 -1600: Italian Culture

    The Renaissance Period 1350 -1600: Italian Culture

    Renaissance is an imported word from French meaning resurrection. It was a cultural and artistic achievement period in Europe from 14th century to 16th century. It was described by several distinguishing ideas about life, particularly individualism, materialism, secularism and humanism. Its spirit predisposed European society for years making it a

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    Essay Length: 1,529 Words / 7 Pages
    Submitted: July 29, 2012
  • The Representation of Classical Heroes

    The Representation of Classical Heroes

    The portrayal of heroes and why they are looked up to has changed over time, this is easy to see through the comparisons of ancient and modern representations. Heroes are a popular subject matter of movies, artworks and literature. They are interesting because it causes the reader/audience to feel the

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    Essay Length: 2,797 Words / 12 Pages
    Submitted: March 27, 2016
  • The Resiliency of the Great Japan

    The Resiliency of the Great Japan

    The resiliency of the great Japan is the topic everyone should think about. Not the tragedies. One of the most ancient, most beautiful cultures should be documented as a legend. Japan is an island nation apart of the parent continent, East Asia. Japan's culture, both spiritual and cultural has deep

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    Essay Length: 4,099 Words / 17 Pages
    Submitted: August 29, 2011
  • The Rise and Fall of the Egyptian Empire

    The Rise and Fall of the Egyptian Empire

    1. The rise of the Egyptian empire During 12,000 B.C. early hunter-gatherers had appered to have moved into the Nile River Valley. Through time, these groups turned to farming and formed settlements along the river. This was the begining of the Ancient Egyptian empire. Throughout this empire many scientific advancements

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    Essay Length: 1,817 Words / 8 Pages
    Submitted: September 10, 2011
  • The Rise and Fall of the Shang Dynasty

    The Rise and Fall of the Shang Dynasty

    The Shang Dynasty was also called "The Bronze Age Civilization." The founder of the Shang Dynasty was King Tang. The Shang Dynasty, according to traditional sources was the second Chinese dynasty; however, the Shang Dynasty actually was the first great historically documented dynasty. The period in which the Shang Dynasty

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    Essay Length: 443 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: August 7, 2011
  • The Rise of Filipino Nationalism

    The Rise of Filipino Nationalism

    Chapter 5 STRUGGLE FOR RIGHTS AND FREEDOM 1. Revolt of Lakandula and Soliman (1574) Lakandula and Soliman decided to rise in arms. They proclaimed their revolt and gathered in Navotas. Cause: Lavezaris's reversal of Legazpi's policy of excempting the native rulers from tributes 2. First Pampanga Revolt (1585) Some brave

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    Essay Length: 3,253 Words / 14 Pages
    Submitted: September 2, 2011
  • The Rise of Gin Began

    The Rise of Gin Began

    The rise of Gin began right after 1688, which was characterized by the glorious Revolution. Gin would soon out run the sale of beer and become the most popular alcohol drink around. The Government at first allowed the people who paid a certain taxes to participate with the distilling trade

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    Essay Length: 1,682 Words / 7 Pages
    Submitted: March 25, 2012
  • The Rise of Rome - the Foundation of the City

    The Rise of Rome - the Foundation of the City

    The Rise of Rome In 700 B.C., Rome was a small city of 10000 in the middle of the Italian Peninsula. However, as the Ancient Greeks and their golden age came to a sudden end with the invasions of Alexander the Great, a new power in the west was beginning

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    Essay Length: 1,157 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: May 18, 2011
  • The Roaring Twenties

    The Roaring Twenties

    The term, "Roaring Twenties", came about because after the war, America started to prosper. After struggling through World War I, America breathed a sigh of relief and took to the streets. They shopped more, drove in cars and went out to movies. Women were freer to dress differently and actually

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    Essay Length: 553 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: May 15, 2013
  • The Role of a Management in Health Care Industry or Health Care Facilities

    The Role of a Management in Health Care Industry or Health Care Facilities

    The role of a management in health care industry or health care facilities is so essential as to ensure that there is no hazard which can create errors in the facilities, to make sure employees have a fair and safe facility in which to work and make sure there are

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    Essay Length: 909 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: September 28, 2012
  • The Role of a Sales Associate

    The Role of a Sales Associate

    The Role of a Sales Associate General Purpose: To Inform. Specific Purpose: At the end on speech, the audience will be informed on how the role of a Sales Associate supposed to be. Central Idea: I'm going to inform everybody about how a Sales Associate supposes to meet the expectations

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    Essay Length: 339 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: April 18, 2011
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