• Conan Doyle
    Stonyhurst, Doyle, who excelled in cricket, demonstrated some very early signs of literary talent. At the academy, he became quite good at telling stories and reading aloud. Doyle started reading his old favorite books from his childhood. His favorite childhood writer was Mayne Reid, who wrote The Scalp...
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  • Blood Is a Time Machine
    tiny crimson drop is the greatest history book ever written. It’s a story of a journey, a story of our species that each of us is carrying a unique chapter. “According to the multi-regional model, an archaic form of humans left Africa between one and two million years ago, and modern humans evolved from...
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  • Ali 17
    different than it is now. Neither Europe, nor Asia, nor Africa was the same as they are now. Furthermore, both of the Americans didn’t exist in those days’ maps. Major of series events have changed the world’s path and goals. In reference, to the old story that started in the early 15th century, and the major...
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  • Novel Titles
    Ghost, or Maurice Treherne's Temptation, The A short fiction, a Christmas story by A.M. Barnard (Alcott) o Behind A Mask; Or A Woman's Power Novella is written under pen name A. M. Barnard o Eight Cousins A novel o Flower Fables o Hospital Sketches A short fiction o Jack and Jill A novel o Jo's Boys A...
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  • Analysis of World Media
    propaganda into Western Europe, Asia, and Africa. It was created by the United States government, which in the fiscal year of 2004 appropriated a budget of 151 million dollars to the broadcasting service. Today, the Voice of America continues to transmit short wave, medium wave, and satellite broadcasts...
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  • Hemingway
    in the world. Hemingway's experiences during World War I are directly shown in many of his works. His general outlook on life is reflected in the adventures of his characters. It is clear that Hemingway had a desire to be part of the war even though, due to bad vision he was unable to enlist in the army...
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  • Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
    Stonyhurst, Doyle, who excelled in cricket, demonstrated some very early signs of literary talent. At the academy, he became quite good at telling stories and reading aloud.3 Doyle started reading his old favorite books from his childhood. His favorite childhood writer was Mayne Reid, who wrote The Scalp...
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  • Black Elk Speaks
    of live. He has these visions that tell him what to do and shows him the path to righteousness. These visions can also be seen as myths, which are stories that try to explain something. Every culture has their own collection of myths. Black Elk Speaks is also a very symbolic book, because it has the use...
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  • Winston Churchill
    was admitted to Sandhurst after two failed attempts--he entered the army as a cavalry officer. Churchill was not ever physically robust. He was very short and was only 5 feet 6 inches and lacked the height-weight form that you needed for gradutation. He was also prone to many accidents. While playing with...
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  • anas fawwaz
    named Xury; a Captain of a Portuguese ship off the west coast of Africa rescues him. The ship is en route to Brazil. With the captain's help, Crusoe procures a plantation. Years later, Crusoe joins an expedition to bring slaves from Africa but he is shipwrecked in a storm about forty miles out to sea...
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  • Review of Ernest Hemingway and Writings
    Review of Ernest Hemingway and Writings Ernest Miller Hemingway was an American novelest and short-story writer whose writings and personal life exerted a profound influence on American writers of his time and thereafter. Many of his works are regarded as American classics, and some have subsequently...
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  • Home or Exile
    or going into exile, usually to the North where he can enjoy the fruits of his labour, in the seclusion and isolation of his new abode, far away from the warmth of the celebrated African hospitality and the source of inspiration for his works. Introduction Africa, more than any other continent on...
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  • Joseph Rudyard Kipling
    JOSEPH RUDYARD KIPLING (30 December 1865-18 January1936) English short-story writer, poet, and novelist chiefly remembered for his celebration of British imperialism, his tales and poems of British soldiers in India, and his tales for children. He received the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1907. ...
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  • What's the Big Deal with the Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
    Alecia Aylward What is the big deal about "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn"? In the Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Mark Twain envisioned a book that was to be taken as a satire (Hearn on Twain 355). Huckleberry Finn was not intended to be judged by its grammatical content but instead stir...
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  • Ernest Hemingway
    spent time on camping and fishing trips and one week in the back-country of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. This trip became an inspiration for his short story “Big Two-Hearted River.” Late that year he became a freelancer and staff writer for the Toronto Star Weekly. In 1921 Hemingway married Hadley Richardson...
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  • The Age of Innocence by Edith Wharton
    worlds could he discover with Ellen? Written with elegance and wry precision, Edith Wharton's Pulitzer Prize-winning masterpiece is a tragic love story and a powerful homily about the perils of a perfect marriage. -- William Lyon Phelps and E. M. Forster, powells.com Edith Wharton, one of the...
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  • Lesson 3
    3.1 | Wildlife Viewing | 3.2 Megafauna: description, African megafauna 3.3 Savanna Biome 3.4 Hunting: Historical pressures, Kenya, South Africa Lesson 3.1: Wildlife Viewing One of the most active areas of ecotourism is the attraction of tourists to view wildlife. This is most evident in the...
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  • The Alchemist
    mental institution, where he received electroconvulsive therapy (ECT). In 1970 Coelho dropped out of law school and traveled around South America, North America, and Europe. He returned to Brazil in 1972 and wrote lyrics for several songs that became popular in that country. Two years later he was arrested...
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  • Projects and Assignments
    The Jungle Book (a collection of stories which includes Rikki-Tikki-Tavi), Kim (a tale of adventure), many short stories, including The Man Who Would Be King; and his poems, including Mandalay, Gunga Din. He is regarded as a major "innovator in the art of the short story";his children's books are enduring...
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  • Robinson Crusoe
    castaway who spends 28 years on a remote tropical island near Venezuela, encountering Native Americans, captives and mutineers before being rescued. The story was perhaps influenced by Alexander Selkirk, a Scottish castaway who lived for four years on the Pacific island called "Más a Tierra" (in 1966 its name...
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