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Essays for History: Biographies

  1. The Forbidden City
    Favorable of the Forbidden City The Forbidden City is the world largest surviving palace in China. It, first, built by Han dynasty. Later after collapsed of the Han dynasty...
  2. China Rare Earth Momopoly
    China’s Rare Earth Monopoly Selebrity Spratt Rochester College Abstract Fiction Essay of Willa Cather’s Paul’s Case In Willa Cather’s “Paul’s Case...
  3. Antonin Dvorak - Essay
    Matt Keller 02W mkeller2@nwacc.edu Antonin Dvorak Duke, Weston. "Antonin Dvorak biography." 8notes.com. 8notes.com, 2011. Web. 25 Feb 2011. <http://www.8notes.com...
  4. Herbert Hoover
    Herbert Hoover called it a "noble experiment." Organized crime found it to be the opportunity of a lifetime. Millions of Americans denounced it as an infringement of their rights. For nearly 14 years—from Jan. 29, 1920, until Dec. 5, 1933--the...
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  5. Herbert Hoover
    Herbert Clark Hoover was born at West Branch, Iowa, on Aug. 10, 1874, the first<br /> president to be born west of the Mississippi. A Stanford graduate, he worked from 1895 <br /> to 1913 as a mining engineer and consultant throughout the world...
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  6. Houdini
    Kendall, Lace Houdini Master of Escape Philadelphia: Macrae Smith Company, 1960, 187 <br /> pages. <br /> "Ladies and gentlemen, you can see there isn't anything up my sleeve."1 Erich <br /> Weiss states at the beginning of the book. Even as a...
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  7. Gjuha Shqipe
    Prof As. Dr. Ukë Zenel BUÇPAPAJ SHQIPJA: GJUHË E LASHTE SA NJERIU Tiranë – Shqipëri – Albania 2009 Abstrakt Meqenëse as hipoteza hyjnore, as hipoteza...
  8. Ivan the Terrible
    I’m doing my report on Ivan the Terrible. Ivan Vasiljevich the Terrible was born in 1530 and died in 1584. He was the son of the Grand Duke Vasili III. His mother Helena Glinsky was the daughter of a Luthuanian refugee who had found...
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  9. Jfk: His Life and Legacy
    On November 22, 1963, while being driven through the streets <br /> <br /> of Dallas, Texas, in his open car, President John F. Kennedy was <br /> <br /> shot dead, apparently by the lone gunman, Lee Harvey Oswald. The <br /> <br /> world had...
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  10. Bieberr
    From the biography of Justin Bieber, we have one thing to learn... put your videos (sensible ones) on YouTube, because you have no idea who might 'accidentally' discover...
  11. Jfk: the Death of a Conspiracy
    There is a plethora of conspiracy theories regarding the assassination of President John F. <br /> Kennedy. They range from the incumbent of the former Soviet Union to organized crime. Pro-conspiracy <br /> groups are in agreement with one...
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  12. Jfkessay
    John Fitzgerald Kennedy was born in Brookline, Massachusetts, on May 29, 1917, the second son of financier Joseph P. Kennedy, who served as ambassador to Great Britain during the administration of Franklin D. Roosevelt. He graduated from Harvard...
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  13. Jim Morrison and Susan Sontag
    Jim Morrison is the lead singer of the classic rock and roll band "The Doors". Jim <br /> Morrison not only was the lead vocalist in the famous sixties band, he was also the writer of most <br /> but not all of The Doors songs and the author of...
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  14. Mary Shelley
    | 2010 | | English 102: Section 2 Tyler Sheets 29 January | [Mary Shelley] | A biographical essay | Mary Shelley was born on August 30, 1797 to Mary...
  15. John Dewey and His Impact on Society
    John Dewey was an American philosopher and teacher who, with Charles Peirce and William James, were the originators of the philosophy known as \"pragmatism.\" Dewey had a long and distinguished career as a teacher, labor activist, and \"public...
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  16. John Q Adams
    John Adams had three remarkable careers in his lifetime. One as an enemy of British oppression and <br /> champion of independence. As an American diplomat in Europe and as the first vice-president and second <br /> president of the United...
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  17. Joseph Stalin's Reign
    Joseph Stalin Stalin was a dictator of the U.S.S.R from 1929 until 1953. He rose from bitter poverty to become ruler of the country that covered one sixth of all the land area in the world. Stalin ruled by terror for most of his years in office. He...
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  18. Elephant
    of Polly Clark Imagine a world without dreams; would it not be empty and meaningless? This is the big question for many people. No one can live without dreams...
  19. Macroeconomics Analysis of 3 Career Choices
    I: Introduction First of all, let me say that the scenarios presented in this paper are based on personal life experiences. I was a grocery clerk when I was in...
  20. Julius
    One of the greatest general’s who ever lived, his military genius has been compared to that of Robert E. Lee and Irvin Rommel. I know it doesn’t take a general to run an empire, but it does take a smart man. I knew very little about Caesar...
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  21. Life of Elizabeth Barrett Browning
    The main ideas of Elizabeth Barrett Browning’s poetic works changed constantly during her life,<br /> due to significant events occuring<br /> Spirituality was the main focus of Barrett’s writing from 1838 until 1844. Poetry became such a...
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  22. Life vs Novel: How Hemingway's Life Affected His Writing
    Ernest Hemingway was born in Oak Park, Illinois during the summer of eighteen ninety-nine. During his sixty-one years of life he wrote many famous novels and novellas. One thing he said in his life that made his readers see where his stories came...
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  23. Lueen Conning
    Lueen is a Durban born poet, playwright and performing artist. She began writing poetry at the age of 8 and has acted professionally as well as writing and directing several of her own theatre productions. The most recent production A Coloured Place...
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