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A Thousand Acres Essays (Examples)

143 results for “A Thousand Acres”.


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Creative Writing

Literature

Caroline in a Thousand Acres the Film

Words: 629
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Creative Writing

Caroline in a Thousand Acres The film a Thousand Acres, based on the Jane Smiley's book of the same name, is a contemporary twist on an old William Shakespeare…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Literature

Desert Solitaire a Season in the Wilderness by Edward Abbey

Words: 1229
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

American History A Season in the Wilderness -- by Edward Abbey The author, Edward Abbey, explains to the reader in the Author's Introduction, what it was like to work…

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2 Pages
Essay

Agriculture

Proposal on a Water Park

Words: 604
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Building a Water Park Statement of Work Project- Project Description and Project Product The project will be to develop a water park. It is both an indoor and outdoor…

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25 Pages
Term Paper

Black Studies

Harlem During 1920-1960 the United

Words: 8300
Length: 25 Pages
Type: Term Paper

This is why people that had financial resources to move away from the agitated center often chose Harlem. At the same time however, On the periphery of these upper…

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3 Pages
Essay

Literature - Latin-American

Mississippi Has Had a Long

Words: 1007
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Then, in 1861, Mississippi became the second state to secede from the Union. ith approximately 80,000 Mississippians serving in the Confederate Army, the Emancipation Proclamation in 1863 and Robert…

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15 Pages
Term Paper

Urban Studies

Terrorism as a Result of

Words: 4222
Length: 15 Pages
Type: Term Paper

The authors report that such an event would cause flooding and could kill many people (Copeland & Cody 2003). The authors further assert that Bioterrorism or chemical threats could…

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3 Pages
Essay

Art  (general)

Alternative to a Memorial

Words: 1068
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

9/11 Memorial in New York City Selection Analysis "Memorials serve so many essential functions: they give us a context for remembering the past, engaging the present, and reflecting on…

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6 Pages
Research Paper

Native Americans

American Indian Movement

Words: 2030
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Research Paper

American Indian Movement The poorest people in America are the American Indians and it is also a fact that Indian reservations have unique laws that has made it a…

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7 Pages
Essay

Drama - World

Venice Dear Veranico Franco This

Words: 2124
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Essay

The Carnevale and Sensa festivals were outlawed and the Book of Gold, which had recorded the names of patrician families of Venice for more than four centuries, was burned.…

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20 Pages
Term Paper

Animals

Environmental Themes

Words: 5447
Length: 20 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Environmental Themes in Grapes of rath This essay reviews environmental themes from the following five books: Dust Bowl by Donald orster, The Grapes of rath by John Steinbeck, Everglades:…

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8 Pages
Term Paper

Agriculture

Local City

Words: 2095
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Term Paper

location will lend knowledge to the present and the future. s a citizen of any region understanding the how and why of historical reflections upon the landscape of a…

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12 Pages
Essay

Geography

Lost Mountain' and Look at What the

Words: 3690
Length: 12 Pages
Type: Essay

Lost Mountain' and look at what the writer say about coal mining and its overall effects to the overall environment and the entire human race. It will first analyze…

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5 Pages
Essay

Environmental Science

Shortage of water in California

Words: 2061
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

California Drought Many parts of the United States have had droughts at one time or another. However, they generally go away and they generally do not last all that…

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15 Pages
Research Paper

Geography

Penokee Range in Wisconsin We

Words: 4206
Length: 15 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Since taconite iron ore can be attracted by magnets, it is called a magnetite. Magnetite is abundant in the Minnesota Iron ange as well as the Michigan Iron ange…

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10 Pages
Research Paper

Agriculture

Saving the Brazilian Amazon Over

Words: 3602
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Over last five years, the government has begun to change focus in regards to its policies towards the Amazon. Where, it has designated a number of different areas as…

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12 Pages
Term Paper

Animals

Environmental Effects on Species Habitat in Southern California Mountains

Words: 3519
Length: 12 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Environmental Effects on Species Habitats in the Southern California Mountains Southern California is not for everybody. "Some people view the climate and laid-back lifestyle with longing. Others perceive the…

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2 Pages
Term Paper

Literature

Strachey and Shakespeare in His

Words: 764
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

2.4-5). Shakespeare seems to be suggesting that this storm is so bad that it has even managed to extinguish the magical fire seen by sailors. Finally, Strachey and his…

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6 Pages
Research Paper

Urban Studies

Public Space The Living Room

Words: 1966
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Research Paper

The presence of water is also central to the architecture of mosques, albeit for religious more than aesthetic purposes. Conclusion: Two Squares, Two Cultures The Place de la Concorde…

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3 Pages
Thesis

Art  (general)

Henry Moore One of Artist

Words: 991
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Thesis

Herbert eed saw these bronze sculptures as "apparitions," or "primordial images projected from the deepest level of the unconscious, and they illustrate the truth that the artist is essentially…

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6 Pages
Research Paper

Mythology - Religion

Aryan Nation

Words: 1553
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Aryan Nation -- Racism The Aryan Nations (AN, aka Church of Jesus Christ Christian) is a Christian Identity-based hate group that was prominent in the 1980's with roots dating…

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8 Pages
Thesis

Mythology - Religion

Change the Writings of Dr

Words: 2998
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Thesis

If this is to be achieved, man must evolve for all human conflict a method which rejects revenge, aggression and retaliation. The foundation of such a method is love.…

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8 Pages
Term Paper

Transportation - Environmental Issues

History of Love Canal the

Words: 2327
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Furthermore, both statutory and tort law at the time were ill-equipped with regard to provision of environmental safeguards and taking care of the fall-out of an environmental crisis .…

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9 Pages
Research Proposal

Literature

Migratory Labor Identity in Exile

Words: 3186
Length: 9 Pages
Type: Research Proposal

Never cold. an'fruit ever'place, an' people just bein' in the nicest places, little white houses in among the orange trees [...] an' the little fellas go out an' pick…

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13 Pages
Term Paper

Mythology - Religion

Swift's Use of Humor in

Words: 4828
Length: 13 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Now he is to be punished fo his good deed: "...the said Quinbus Flestin, in open beach of the said law, unde colou of extinguishing the fie kindled in…

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2 Pages
Term Paper

Agriculture

Anasazi Are the Ancestors of the Modern

Words: 476
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Anasazi are the ancestors of the modern Pueblo Indians of New Mexico and Arizona and occupied that region of the southwest west for well over a thousand years. They…

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16 Pages
Literature Review

Architecture

History of Construction Technology of

Words: 4755
Length: 16 Pages
Type: Literature Review

One exception to this is Pausanias, a Greek writer. He recorded the quarrying done in Greece but he lived in the second century a.D. For other details, the information…

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18 Pages
Term Paper

Transportation

Firefighter Safety the Job of

Words: 4904
Length: 18 Pages
Type: Term Paper

, 2006). The ongoing investigation is being conducted by a "National Interagency Serious Accident Investigation Team," with the purpose of "determining fact surrounding the incident, identify lessons learned," and…

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7 Pages
Essay

Mythology

Old People Native Americans and Those Non-Indian-American

Words: 1920
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Essay

Old People Native Americans and those non-Indian-American settlers have very different traditions for recording history. The Native Americans live in an oral culture that records history and important information…

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15 Pages
Thesis

Business - Management

Project Management in the Oil

Words: 5052
Length: 15 Pages
Type: Thesis

(Braunschweig; Day, 150) Most of the current generation of project managers expects the project management tools to furnish them with almost real-time knowledge in order to facilitate their decision-making.…

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3 Pages
Term Paper

Transportation

Apple and Supply Chain Management

Words: 1065
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Apple Inc. An Analysis of Apple's Manufacturing Process hat products or services of the company are you analyzing? Apple is one of the world's premier manufactures of a product…

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10 Pages
Research Paper

Architecture

Energy Consumption for Coed Darcy Site

Words: 2964
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Coed Darcy The urban village is being constructed on brownfield land that was formerly being used by an oil refinery that was called the Llandarcy Oil efinery that was…

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16 Pages
Thesis

History - Asian

Influence of No Child Left Behind on Black Male Graduate Rate

Words: 4430
Length: 16 Pages
Type: Thesis

Vinoba Vhabe Vinoba Bhave Throughout his life, Mahatma Gandhi gave emphasis to the notion that his twin principles of truth and nonviolence must be put in practice in every…

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6 Pages
Essay

Transportation - Environmental Issues

Wetlands Are the Main Link Between the

Words: 1905
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Essay

etlands are the main link between the land and the water, and as such are vitally important to the ecology. etlands have been misunderstood and abused throughout the history…

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30 Pages
Term Paper

Transportation - Environmental Issues

Wetlands Regulation in USA

Words: 8001
Length: 30 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Stress: Regulation of etlands in the United States Regulation of etlands in the United States Defining etlands and their Value A wetland refers to a place where water covers…

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16 Pages
Research Paper

Energy

Heavier Environmental Regulation on Oil and Gas Drilling Activities

Words: 5303
Length: 16 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Regulating Oil and Gas Drilling and Transport The American economy runs on energy produced from oil, coal, natural gas, hydroelectric power, nuclear power and renewable sources like solar and…

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8 Pages
Research Paper

Transportation - Environmental Issues

Impact of Batteries on the Environment

Words: 2156
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Batteries and the Environment BATTERIES AFFECT ON THE EVIRONMENT A Study of the Impact of Batteries on aste and the Environment The disposal of batteries can led to negative…

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6 Pages
Essay

Native Americans

Environmental History of Sandia Mountains New Mexico in Albuquerque New Mexico

Words: 1936
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Essay

Sandia Mountains Environmental History of Sandia Mountains The view from the top of Sandia Peak is breathtaking. Showing off some of Nature's finest work, the Tramway glides along the…

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3 Pages
Creative Writing

Agriculture

Exciting Times of Year for Farmers Is

Words: 1042
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Creative Writing

exciting times of year for farmers is the harvest. The reason why, is because this is an opportunity for them to be able to reap windfall profits from taking…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

Economics

Conflict Management Why Tobacco Is

Words: 1496
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Typically the highest unemployment rates in these nations are in the most rural of areas, which are precisely the areas where tobacco tax-based dollars are most often investment. The…

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12 Pages
Research Paper

Business

Shanghai Disney Resort

Words: 3480
Length: 12 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Marketing Strategies of the Shanghai Disney esort Shanghai Disney esort Brief History and Facts Investments Target Market for the Shanghai Disney esort Demographic Segmentation Psychographic Segmentation The Marketing Strategies…

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4 Pages
Research Paper

Transportation - Environmental Issues

Superior Insulation Compositions in Assorted

Words: 1160
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Research Paper

I think this 20 million dollar process may be replaced with an eco-friendly material based insulator making technique. Even lay people are aware of the many uses of igneous…

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8 Pages
Research Paper

Sociology

Homeless Shelters Academic Perspective

Words: 2791
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Simon Communities in Ireland has been a fundamental supporting organization for homeless people ever since Anton allich-Clifford set its foundations in the 1960s. As a probation officer in London,…

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3 Pages
Essay

Native Americans

Comanche Indian Tribe Feared Vicious and Historically Unique

Words: 1052
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Empire of the Summer Moon -- Non-Fiction American History Book hat The Book Is About In the various books about Native Americans published over the years and the myriad…

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5 Pages
Research Paper

Family and Marriage

Chippewa's Aboriginal Homeland

Words: 1579
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Chippewas of ama First Nation Chippewas Author's note with contact information and more details on collegiate affiliation, etc. This paper will study the Chippewa people of ama First Nation.…

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7 Pages
Case Study

Business - Ethics

Identification You Have Been Given

Words: 2981
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Case Study

Please see "Stake Holder: The Taliban" for more information regarding virtue ethics. The farmers who are growing poppy plants have a logical stake in this moral dilemma as well.…

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Research Paper

Biology

True Meaning of Snow David Guterson Is

Words: 2037
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Research Paper

True Meaning of Snow David Guterson is the young, American author of Snow Falling on Cedars which heavily consists of human nature and human emotions. Snow Falling on Cedars,…

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14 Pages
Term Paper

Healthcare

American Urban History-Public Health Public

Words: 3719
Length: 14 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Without a public health system in place these elements were left in the street to be breathed in and walked through daily. In addition there engineering advances that built…

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3 Pages
Essay

Economics

Pie the Supply and Demand

Words: 849
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Each of these different options would have more complex influence on price, supply, and demand in the long-term. Keeping production at its current level, while leading to a short-term…

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20 Pages
Case Study

Urban Studies

Transformation to Case Study

Words: 6645
Length: 20 Pages
Type: Case Study

Hill People Page In 1997, when Kirk Watson was running for mayor, Austin was in the drunken throes of enjoying a decade-long spell of unprecedented, economic growth. Unemployment was…

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8 Pages
Term Paper

Animals

Disappearing Wetlands of the United

Words: 2443
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Term Paper

The study revealed that pollution in the are run off water was measurably reduced after running through the ecosystem. Ron Turco, a soil microbiologist and senior researcher of the…

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5 Pages
Essay

Weather

Wildfire in California

Words: 1648
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

ildfires in California In the United States in the states of California, there have been many wildfires. A wildfire is defined as uncontrolled fire in an area where vegetation…

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10 Pages
Term Paper

Agriculture

Colonial Life

Words: 2847
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Colonial life was like in two different areas. The writer compares and contrasts the way of life experienced during colonial times in the Chesapeake area and the new England…

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10 Pages
Term Paper

Urban Studies

Temporarily Use of Empty Spaces in NYC

Words: 4440
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Space New York City Use of Temporary Space (NYC Department of Parks & ecreation) Images & Charts Illy Push Button House Store Front Library Brooklyn Bridge Park Chashama Images…

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10 Pages
Research Paper

Military

Metes and Bounds The History

Words: 2934
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Source: Hockett 1940:264 This land surveying method proved to be highly accurate, a feature that was in sharp contrast to the methods that had been used in some American…

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20 Pages
Term Paper

Animals

Poisoning Our Planet if it

Words: 8834
Length: 20 Pages
Type: Term Paper

From the point-of-view of the variation and flexibility of the species such cultivated woody crops rank as no more than cornfields. While the tree farms are conveniently be stretched…

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2 Pages
Essay

Economics

Bunyan Lumber in Order to Determine the

Words: 569
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Bunyan Lumber In order to determine the best time to harvest the timber, the data needs to be organized and calculations performed for each of the different potential start…

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20 Pages
Term Paper

Urban Studies

Urban Sprawl and How States Are Dealing With the Issue

Words: 5621
Length: 20 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Land Use Planning Policies and Urban Sprawl IMPORTANCE Land planning for distribution has progressed manifolds in the past century. Increase in the number of communities in the country raises…

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3 Pages
Term Paper

History - Asian

Arundhati Roy's Power Politics

Words: 1076
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Power Politics, by Arundhati oy. Specifically, it will answer several specific questions regarding the construction of Big Dams in India. The Big Dam projects in India are especially contentious…

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4 Pages
Essay

Environmental Science

Effects of Climate Change

Words: 1376
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

Global Warming and Climate Change Natural versus anthropogenic forces in climate change are a common topic for discussion. Some people believe that the global warming experienced now is part…

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6 Pages
Essay

Animals

Resource the Everglades Subtropical Wetlands in Florida

Words: 1640
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Essay

Resource The Everglades subtropical wetlands in Florida are recognized for their unique features and for the fact that they are one of the most beautiful places in North America.…

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