"Robert Ross And The Wars" Essays and Research Papers

  • Robert Ross And The Wars

    faced. After each war, different heroes were proclaimed, while ordinary soldiers who gave their lives away for their countries and were killed...

    Chlorine, Courage, Hero 829  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Wars

    In a society in the midst of war, when faced with an issue related to the battlefields, people often need to decide whether they should pursue...

    Family 1118  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Wars

    The Wars by Timothy Findley “Prior to the writing of The Wars, it was unheard of for any writer who had not experienced it...

    American Battle Monuments Commission, Global conflicts, League of Nations 2116  Words | 7  Pages

  • The Wars

    War is a fact of life. As long as there are humans, there will be war. In past times, for a man to go to war, it...

    English-language films, KILL, Killing vector field 1001  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Wars Analysis

     War is a dangerous game, many people would likely agree to this, however, very few have ever seen a battlefront. The truth is that...

    An Innocent Man, Artillery, Leather 1316  Words | 5  Pages

  • The Wars Timothy Findley

    narratives to present Robert Ross sympathetically in the novel: • Marion Turner- she could look down on him for his mutiny,...

    Character, Edgar Allan Poe, Human body 571  Words | 3  Pages

  • Betsy Ross

    Betsy Ross While most people admire the ones who wrote the Declaration of Independence, the ones who flew in space, and the ones who...

    American Revolutionary War, Betsy Ross, Continental Army 695  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Wars Essay

    Ranine Rakabe Mrs. O’Keefe ENG 4U May 15, 2015 Psychological Effects and Impacts of War The healthy human mind does not wake up in the...

    Amy Lowell, Human, Love 1755  Words | 6  Pages

  • The Wars Essay

     War has always been and will continue to be a life altering event for the people of its time. While only the soldiers may be at battle,...

    Change, Chaos theory, English-language films 1784  Words | 6  Pages

  • The Wars and Band of Brothers

    The Wars and Band of Brothers A war is a historical event that has the ability to change a person's life both positively and...

    Army, Chemical warfare, Chlorine 1498  Words | 4  Pages

  • Robert Ross Project

    our group has fashioned Ross, our group has came up with a synthesis of what Findley wants us to understand about Ross as a...

    Death, Emotions, English-language films 401  Words | 2  Pages

  • The Wars- Importance of the four elements of life

    unnatural things take place, they can take life away. War is not natural. At times of war, everything that is known and...

    Air, Chemical element, Classical element 2060  Words | 5  Pages

  • The Wars Elements of Destruction

    amount of turmoil and chaos on Earth (webpage). Within the novel The Wars the author, Timothy Findley, utilizes the elements of earth, water,...

    Air, Chemical element, Classical element 913  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Wars by Timothy Findley

    The Wars: Parallels & Contrasts Correspondence Animals, as most children learn in their childhood, can be a man’s best friend....

    Bottle, Horse, KILL 1477  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Wars, Fire Imagery

    The novel The Wars by Timothy Findley is one that expresses the emotional agony that the First World War had brought upon many....

    Emotion, Novel, Psychological pain 1223  Words | 3  Pages

  • Book Analysis: The Wars

    The Wars There are numerous passages in the novel itself which might appear quite ordinary; nevertheless, with further assessment, one will...

    Character, Novel, Samuel Beckett 1687  Words | 4  Pages

  • 4 Elements the Wars

    The Wars: Four Elements It was the ancient Greek philosopher, Empedocles, who first established the four elements: earth, water, air and...

    Air, Chemical element, Classical element 875  Words | 3  Pages

  • "The Wars" by Timothy Findley

    In the novel "The Wars", Timothy Findly suggests that as a person is tested in life, there response to compelling circumstances show the nature...

    .257 Roberts, KILL, Love 1462  Words | 4  Pages

  • " The Truth About the Betsy Ross Story"

     As I start to read "The Truth About The Betsy Ross Story" we look at the American flag. Do you see what Robert Morris saw?...

    Betsy Ross, Betsy Ross flag, Christ Church, Philadelphia 1080  Words | 3  Pages

  • Structuralism and the Wars

    and “The Wars” Timothy Findley was a Canadian novelist and playwright. He has written many novels such as The Last of the Crazy...

    Change, Consciousness, Novel 1557  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Use of Animal Imagery in "The Wars" by Timothy Findley.

    The Use of Animal Imagery in The Wars Timothy Findley's The Wars describes the history of Robert...

    Animal, Animals, Bird 1483  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Wars- Effects on Humans

    CHEUNG 1 War has been a constant part of human history. It has greatly affected the lives of people around the world. These effects, however,...

    2003 invasion of Iraq, Complex post-traumatic stress disorder, Iraq War 1760  Words | 5  Pages

  • Compare the Wars and All Quiet on the Western Front

    Western Front Vs. The Wars During World War I, many soldiers were impacted by the mental and physical effects that have changed...

    All Quiet on the Western Front, Erich Maria Remarque, Soldier 1766  Words | 5  Pages

  • the wars essay hero

    - himself in danger for the better of Levitt and Poole and showed himself as a loyal, heroic leader. - see he is commander, doesn’t panic and controls the...

    Anger, Chlorine, Claustrophobia 894  Words | 3  Pages

  • The ‘War on Terror’ in Historical Perspective – Adam Roberts

    The ‘War on Terror’ in Historical Perspective – Adam Roberts Adam Roberts begins with the assertion that despite...

    Asymmetric warfare, Counter-terrorism, Definition of terrorism 790  Words | 3  Pages

  • Conscription: World War I and Minister Robert Borden

     CONSCRIPTION CRISIS World War One broke out in 1914. As a loyal ally to Great Britain,...

    Canada, Canadian federal election, 1917, Conscription 1078  Words | 3  Pages

  • Technology and Nature in Timothy Findley's "The Wars" - a Short Essay

    “The Wars can be interpreted as exploring the modern conflict between nature and technology.” The Conflict of Nature and Technology The...

    Chemical warfare, Chlorine, Damnation 1069  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Wars by Timothy Findley Essay

    In The Wars by Timothy Findley, however, soldiers act in violent ways even when they are not actively engaged in battle. The inherently savage...

    Attack, Domestic violence, KILL 1062  Words | 3  Pages

  • war

    War is necessary in human society Introduction War, in the broadest sense, is a violent contact of distinct but similar...

    Civilization, Nuclear weapon, Science 1026  Words | 2  Pages

  • The Significance of the Rape Scene in Timothy Findley’s the Wars

    The significance of the rape scene in Timothy Findley’s The Wars Ryan Moore Robert...

    Mind, Rape, Thought 1082  Words | 3  Pages

  • How Do We Justify Our Actions? "The Wars" Timothy Findley

    The Wars Justification. Defined as the act of justifying something. To serve as an acceptable reason or excuse for our actions, based on...

    Character, Decision making, Morality 1217  Words | 3  Pages

  • Journals of Major Robert Rogers

    Major Robert Rogers Bonnie Smith Robert Rogers Robert Rogers was...

    American Revolutionary War, Battle on Snowshoes, John Stark 1772  Words | 5  Pages

  • Critical analysis on "The Wars" by Timothy Findley.

    The Wars, written by Timothy Findley, is a story about World War I, and consists of many shocking images passed over to the...

    All Quiet on the Western Front, Erich Maria Remarque, Fiction 1721  Words | 4  Pages

  • War of 1812

    controversial decisions of his presidency; President Madison decided to send a letter to congress recounting the American grievances against Great Britain,...

    James Madison, Native Americans in the United States, Royal Navy 1449  Words | 4  Pages

  • Von Clausewitz's Influence In The Wars

    Findley’s The Wars tells a story of Robert Ross, a young Canadian soldier and his life throughout World...

    Carl von Clausewitz, German General Staff, Military strategy 1140  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Wars

    Zehra Mrs. Diamond ENG4U 9th October 2012 The Wars – Timothy Findley Family often has a great influence on the decisions of our lives....

    Affection, Doctor, Family 640  Words | 2  Pages

  • A Journey through War

    Through War July 3, 1812 The 3rd of September has brought many changes to my life that will shape the course of my future for years to...

    Army, British Army, British Empire 1892  Words | 5  Pages

  • Robert Capa

    Robert Capa (born Endre Ernő Friedmann;[1] October 22, 1913 – May 25, 1954) was a Hungarian combat photographer and photojournalist who covered...

    Gerda Taro, International Center of Photography, Magnum Photos 2188  Words | 7  Pages

  • Analysis of the Fog of War: Eleven Lessons by Robert S. Mcnamara

    Fog of War Eleven Lessons by Robert S. McNamara was in so much as a great representation of the life of Robert S....

    Cuban Missile Crisis, Gulf of Tonkin Incident, John F. Kennedy 1141  Words | 3  Pages

  • Robert Oppenhimer

    Robert Oppenheimer To build a bomb...

    Atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, History of nuclear weapons, J. Robert Oppenheimer 568  Words | 3  Pages

  • WAR

     WAR By: Michael Najmulski Historically, war has been the leading solution for solving conflicts globally. Though combat...

    First Indochina War, Korean War, Trench warfare 1680  Words | 8  Pages

  • Robert Menzies

    Robert Gordon Menzies was Australia’s longest serving Prime Minister. He held the office twice, from 1939 to 1941 and from 1949 to 1966....

    Arthur Fadden, Harold Holt, Prime Minister of Australia 1020  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Correlation Between Animal and Human Traits in the Wars

    The correlation between animal and human traits in the Wars Human nature can often be represented through animals as they convey similar...

    Animal, Bugs Bunny, Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood 1040  Words | 3  Pages

  • Role of Woman During the Revolutionary War

    Role of Woman During the Revolutionary War Have you noticed that in most history text books that the role of woman was never truly...

    American Revolution, American Revolutionary War, Army 1139  Words | 3  Pages

  • Wars

    Essay on Wars – Destructive for Humanity. War is, without argument the worst collective experience of humanity. It has created...

    2003 invasion of Iraq, Atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Iraq War 997  Words | 3  Pages

  • advantages and disadvantages of the civil war

     In 1861, when the Civil War broke out, the Confederacy and the Union both had numerous advantages and disadvantages and there were multiple...

    Abraham Lincoln, American Civil War, Confederate States Army 1042  Words | 3  Pages

  • Robert E. Lee

    Ryan Thierman Mrs. Smith SUPA History 101 Research Paper 11 January 2013 Robert E. Lee: The Savior or Destroyer of the South?...

    American Civil War, Army of Northern Virginia, Battle of Antietam 2334  Words | 5  Pages

  • External Forces That Influences the Development of the Protagonist in Jon Krakauer’s Into the Wild & Timothy Findley’s the Wars

    Findley’s novel “The warsRobert Ross who is the main character goes off to War after the death of...

    Alaska, Christopher McCandless, Family 1816  Words | 4  Pages

  • Ross Finalexamessay

     Alyssa Ross Tyler English 10 June 4, 2014 Ender’s Game In the book Ender’s Game, Card creates this world of kids saving the world. He...

    Ender in Exile, Ender's Game, Ender's Shadow 943  Words | 3  Pages

  • What Can a Person Do to Avoid Being Hurt by the People the People They Love? (the Wars, Timothy Findley)

    When she died, I came to a stark realization that this can and does happen to just about anyone. This was a similar case to Mrs. Ross, the...

    2007 singles, Bullying, Emotion 1842  Words | 5  Pages

  • World War I -Did Canada benefit from the war?

    World War I was one of the worst battles in the world's history. It was fought from 1914 to 1918 which involved several allied forces trying to...

    British Empire, Canada, Canadian Corps 1171  Words | 3  Pages

  • robert kuok

    Robert Kuok is a Malaysian billionaire and business magnate; he is the richest man since 2002 in Malaysia and of Southeast Asia. His current...

    China, Communism, Economy of the People's Republic of China 1133  Words | 4  Pages

  • Robert Mugabe

     Modern Day Tyrant Robert Gabriel Mugabe Block 4 • May 11,2009  Robert Gabriel...

    Economy of Zimbabwe, Morgan Tsvangirai, Robert Mugabe 819  Words | 3  Pages

  • Annotated Bibliography: Robert Graves

    Annotated Bibliography: Robert Graves Kathy Johnson Excelsior College ENG 252 Victoria Schmidt April 21, 2013 Annotated Bibliography:...

    Deià, Early Irish astrology, Interview 1089  Words | 4  Pages

  • Vietnam War

    The Vietnam War Of all of the wars fought by the United States, the Vietnam War was by far the most...

    Cold War, Ho Chi Minh, John F. Kennedy 1886  Words | 5  Pages

  • Robert Cormier's The Chocolate War: A New Ending

    The Chocolate War By: Elizabeth Leifer & Barbara Citraro Ms. Alamo-Period 1 Chapter Twenty-Nine Everything has...

    874  Words | 3  Pages

  • Robert E. Lee - Southern Hero

    Robert E. Lee - Southern Hero When we think of the south, we usually tend to think of home-cooked meals, big family outings, and warm...

    Abraham Lincoln, American Civil War, Confederate States of America 892  Words | 3  Pages

  • Love and War

    Year 9 English Essay Task “The concepts of love and war are similar but in the variant contexts they can also reflect divergent ideas.”...

    Death, Emotion, Greek loanwords 838  Words | 3  Pages

  • Robert Cohn and Count Mippipopolous

    ESSAY Robert Cohn and Count Mippipopolous In Hemingway’s novel The Sun Also Rises, I was very impressed by two of the...

    Can't Help Falling in Love, Life, Love 1198  Words | 3  Pages

  • Vietnam War

    Year 10 Assessment Task ‘AUSTRALIA IN THE VIETNAM WAR’ Interview Questions Did anyone in your family serve in the Vietnam...

    Cold War, Communism, Communist state 1399  Words | 5  Pages

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