• English Literature 40's
    childhood in Wales. While the work of English poet John Betjeman (Collected Poems, 1958; Summoned by Bells, 1960) may be thought ‘old-fashioned’ in comparison, its use of contemporary dance rhythms, his elegiac portraits of girls and business women, and portraits of the moment of death, are also of merit...
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  • apollo
    sun, truth and prophecy, healing, plague, music, poetry, and more. Apollo is the son of Zeus and Leto, and has a twin sister, the chaste huntress Artemis. Apollo is known in Greek-influenced Etruscan mythology as Apulu. As the patron of Delphi (Pythian Apollo), Apollo was an oracular god—the prophetic...
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  • Comparison of the Gilgamesh Epic and Genesis
    Running Head: COMPARISON OF THE GILGAMESH EPIC AND GENESIS Comparison of the Gilgamesh Epic and Genesis Danielle E. Burritt Robert Wesleyan College In comparison of the Hebrew story of Genesis and the Epic of Gilgamesh, there are numerous similarities but also renowned differences. Among the...
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  • Seven Wonders of the Ancient World
    wonderful. “…Antipater, the father of the wonder lists, thought the Temple of Artemis at Ephesus the most wonderful sight of all his Seven Wonders.” (Jordan p91) This temple has also been known as the Temple of Artemis. It was located in Ephesus which is in modern-day Turkey. The Temple of Diana...
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  • Exegesis of Ephesians 2:1-7
    evidenced by the goddess of Ephesus taking the name Artemis (Tyndale, 1987). The city experienced much prosperity and became a major commercial hub for the Roman Empire. Imagery of a paved colonnade nearly fifty feet wide and an ornate temple of Artemis, considered one of the Seven Wonders of the World...
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  • Compare and Contrast 2 Objects
    The second is a statue of the Ephesian Diana, an Egyptian sculpture derived of marble. There are a number of statues replicating the pagan goddess, Artemis from Ephesus and can be found dating back to the first and second centuries AD. The one depicted above from the Soane museum dates back to 2nd century...
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  • A Brief Comparison of Enuma Elish and The Genesis Creation Account
    and God said unto them, Be fruitful, and multiply, and replenish the earth, and subdue it: and have dominion over the fish of the sea, and over the fowl of the air, and over every living thing that moveth upon the earth. ” (Genesis 1:28) Marduk is established by the gods as the ruler of the universe...
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  • Lord of Rings
    Fellowship of the Ring John R. R. Tolkien • The Lord of the Rings John R. R. Tolkien o Foreword o Prologue 1. Concerning Hobbits 2. Concerning Pipe-weed 3. Of the Ordering of the Shire 4. Of the Finding of the Ring o Book I Chapter 1 Chapter 2 Chapter 3 Chapter 4 Chapter 5 Chapter 6 Chapter 7 Chapter...
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  • "Metaphors We Live by" by George Lakoff and Mark Johnson
    metaphors we use are easier to spot and understand than others. With metaphors there is a shifting in meaning between words or phrases by analogy or by comparison, through this we are shown likeness in the words we did not expect. Metaphors are infused in the lyrics of today music, famous rappers and singers...
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  • Gandalf the Redeemer
    world. To explore this, we will look Tolkien the man, then at Gandalf’s history in Middle earth, as well as his connection to the fellowship in comparison with Jesus’s connection to the apostles, his final his fight with the balrog, and finally his eventual return as Gandalf the White. Authorial...
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  • studymode
    “Browsing the Compleat Middle-earth Library”. His trademark conversational tone and style introduce Tolkien’s readers to new perspectives on Elves, Hobbits, Númenoreans, and other fantastic inhabitants of Middle-earth. Advising that “if you really want to see where it all came from…you first need to see...
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  • Lord of the Rings
    enters the enchanted realm of Tolkien's own work to be lost in the magic of the Middle-Earth and to forbear to ask questions. Surrounded by elves, hobbits, dragons and orcs, wandering the pristine fields and woods, described with such loving care they seem almost real, it is easy to forget there is another...
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  • Smaller and Smaller Circles
    | |> the smell of the killed child controls the fowl odors, which is not good in the air to breath. | | ...
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  • Upon Himself
    against many enemy militants, the fate of the world is now riding on your shoulders alone, you have no help. The odds far outweigh you. A hobbit by the name of Frodo Baggins is handed a mission, to destroy the One Ring. He is given the task of bearing the fate of Middle Earth, and it is the...
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  • reading
    ………………………………………………………………………………………… 24 J.r.r Tolkien biography …………………………………………………………………………………………. 24 21st century literature ………………………………………………………………………………………….. 28 Comparison with Modernist Literature ………………………………………………………………… 28 Common themes and techniques ………………………………………………………………………… 28 Irony, playfulness and black...
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  • Describing
    Ring to bring them all and in the darkness bind them In the Land of Mordor where the Shadows lie. CONTENTS FOREWORD PROLOGUE 1. Concerning Hobbits 2. Concerning Pipe-weed 3. Of the Ordering of the Shire 4. Of the Finding of the Ring Note on the Shire records THE FELLOWSHIP OF THE RING ...
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  • Apollo - Paper 3
    medicine, healing, and plague; music, poetry, and the arts; and more. Apollo is the son of Zeus and Leto, and has a twin sister, the chaste huntress Artemis. Apollo is known in Greek-influenced Etruscan mythology as Apulu. Apollo was worshiped in both ancient Greek and Roman religion, as well as in the...
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  • Alamat Ng Roma
    real power in Rome lay with them. The Roman Republic was a very successful government. It lasted from 510 BC until 23 BC - almost 500 years. In comparison the United States of America only exist since 1776 - less than 250 years. 12 Greek Olympians | 12 Roman Olympians | Hera - Queen of heaven...
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  • 5 Religions & Greek Mythology
    the Gospels of Matthew & Luke, Jesus was created by the Holy Spirit and born from the Virgin Mary. Not much of Jesus childhood is recorded, but in comparison, his adulthood is well documented in Gospels, which were contained within the New Testament. Some of what was documented of his life includes his...
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  • Roman Civilization and Zhou-Han China (Same Time Period):
    Imperial power: emperor = gods? -people worship Artemis, goddess, daughter of Zeus and Leto, close connection with Greek gods, pp. 24 -celebrate a living emperor as if he were a god supremacy of imperial power, connect to local people, pp. 25 -Trajan, Artemis = Julius Caesar, Augustus -emperors representing...
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