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Essays for History: Biographies

  1. Scarlet Letter English
    Answer the questions below on The Scarlet Letter and "In Reference to Her Children." Be sure to write your answers in complete sentences. Identify and explain an emotion...
  2. Buddhism
    Buddhism- Religion Important Symbols Buddhist offer flowers to the Buddha as a symbol of life. They also light lamps and candles from another flame of another candle as a...
  3. Hello
    Dylan Gills7th period ENGLISH 11 – LITERARY TERMS 1. Allegory – A story/tale with two or more levels of meaning. 2. Alliteration – The repetition of consonant...
  4. Lyndon B Johnson
    Johnson was born on Aug. 27, 1908, near Johnson City, Tex., the <br /> eldest son of Sam Ealy Johnson, Jr., and Rebekah Baines Johnson. His <br /> father, a struggling farmer and cattle speculator in the hill country <br...
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  5. Malcolm X
    Malcolm X, a civil rights leader in the 1960's believed that blacks and whites should be segregated. He also believed <br /> that white man was evil and were trying to brainwash all blacks and that Martin Luther King's "non-violent protests" <br...
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  6. Richard Peck Biography
    Biography Richard Peck is a 78 years old American novelist. He was born April 10, 1934 in Decatur in the US-State Illinois. He attended elementary and high schools in...
  7. Malcolm X
    Malcolm X (born in 1925 and died in 1965), was <br /> black American leader, born in Omaha, Nebraska, as Malcolm Little. Malcolm's father, who was a Baptist minister, was an outspoken follower of Marcus Garvey, a black nationalist leader of <br...
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  8. Franklin Delano Roosevelt by Roy Jenkins
    Acclaimed and lauded historian Roy Jenkins’ attempt at compiling the life of America’s longest serving president is a highly successful one, in which Jenkins immaculately...
  9. Marc Brown
    Marc Brown, the creator of Arthur the Aardvark, was born in Pennsylvania in 1946. He currently lives with his family in a small suburban area in Massachusetts. He bases many of his fictional characters on people that he has come across within his...
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  10. Marc Chagall
    Marc Chagall as an artist and as a person cannot be categorized. He was born in Vitebsk, Russia, learned to paint in St. Petersburg and lived in Paris, Berlin, and the United States. His career is influenced by many different factors. His Hasidic...
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  11. Maria Theresa
    Table of Contents <br /> <br /> Pictures 3 <br /> Birth Date and Birth Place 4 <br /> Early Life 4 <br /> Schooling 4 <br /> Family 4 <br /> Accomplishments 4 <br /> Hardships 5 <br /> Later Life and Death 5 <br /> Bibliography 6 <br /> <br...
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  12. Martin Luther
    When studying the facets of Western Civilization, a few recurring questions must be analyzed. Will those in power abuse it? Unfortunately, yes. Does freedom spawn intellectual, technological and social progress? For the most part, yes. Was...
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  13. Martin Luther King
    “Man must evolve for all human conflict a method which rejects revenge, aggression and retaliation. The foundation of such a method is love.” These words were spoken by a great man. One who accepted all people for any color or race. He...
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  14. Michelangelo Buonarroti
    There was a time period from 1400 C.E. to 1600 C.E., referred to as the Renaissance. The Renaissance was an age of discovery shown through , architecture, poetry, art, sculpture, and theater based on a Greco-Roman culture. Among the many Renaissance...
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  15. Immigration
    Patrick Caldwell Professor Donnie Falesek English 1302 Argument/Research Paper 14 August 2012 Don’t Judge a Book By Its Cover In the short story Revelation by Flannery...
  16. Michelangelo Buonarroti, the Artist.
    "Arguably one of the most inspired creators in the history of art and, with Leonardo da Vinci, the most potent force in the Italian High Renaissance. As a sculptor, architect, painter, and poet, he exerted a tremendous influence on his...
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  17. Napoleon Bonaparte
    Napoleon Bonaparte, who is also known as the "little Corsican", was born <br /> on <br /> August 15,1769 in Ajaccio, Corsica. His family had moved there from Italy <br /> in the 16th <br /> century. His original name was Napoleone. He had 7...
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  18. Harriet Martineau
    Harriet Martineau HIS 204 Christine Henderson October 8, 2012 Harriet Martineau In the history of sociology, many well-known sociologists left their mark on their...
  19. Nicoluas Copernicus
    Nicolaus Copernicus was born February 19, 1473 in Torun, Poland. Copernicus was a proponent of the theory that the Sun, and not the Earth, is at rest in the center of the Universe. <br /> Copernicus received his education, first at the University...
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  20. Nostradamus
    Once, while passing through Italy, Nostradamus bowed before a young <br /> Franciscan monk, addressing him as "His Holiness." Others around him did <br /> not understand his strange behavior and the reasons as to why someone would <br /> call a...
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  21. Oliver Cromwell: Hero or Villain?
    Oliver Cromwell was a truly historical figure, although it is difficult to decipher whether what he did was good or bad. There are many events that suggest he was a good man, although many believe he was hero.<br /> <br /> In the year of 1645...
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  22. Orhan Seyfi Ari
    Orhan Seyfi Ari <br /> An Idealist and Visionary<br /> (1918-1992) <br /> <br /> “A luminary to so many teachers”<br /> (Editorial in ‘Halkin Sesi’ of 27 December 1992)<br /> <br /> A School Teacher\'s Mark on Educational History...
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  23. Biography
    Biography Of Douglas Murray McGregor Management pioneer, Douglas Murray McGregor (1906 - 1964) was born in the bustling border metropolis of Detroit, Michigan just as it...
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