• Analysis essay
    Christmas Eve 1944. Advertiser library photo Vincken was 12 years old when three American and four German soldiers converged on his house in the Ardennes Forest near the German-Belgium border on a harsh winter night in 1944. It was Christmas Eve and Vincken's mother, Elisabeth, offered food and shelter to the...
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  • truce in the forest
    TRUCE IN THE FOREST Summary: There was a lone mother and her twelve year old son, were hiding in a little cottage in the forest near the German-Belgian border. While they are preparing for Christmas Eve, they heard a knock on their door. When his mother open, she was frightened and silent when...
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  • Truce in the Forest (Summary)
    TRUCE IN THE FOREST Summary: There was a lone mother and her twelve year old son, were hiding in a little cottage inthe forest near the German-Belgian border. While they are preparing for Christmas Eve, theyheard a knock on their door. When his mother open, she was frightened and silent when shesee...
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  • Truce in the Forest
    Dr. Arcadio Santos National High School Home Reading Report #1 Truce in the Forest Fritz Vincken Submitted by: Juben A. Vidal Year and Section: IV- Onyx Date: July 29, 2013 Submitted to: Mrs. Gil Settings Hurtgen Forest- It is near at German-Belgian boarder where there is a mother and...
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  • Who Is Homer
    imagination peopled the known world with great heroes and villains and nature reflected the mood of the gods inhabiting the mountaintops, the seas, the forests, and the unseen worlds above and below. Homer fashioned The Iliad, the story of the Trojan War, about 600 years after the war ended. The story is a...
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  • The Hobbit Essay
    Bilbo’s decision proves unsuccessful because Thorin just gets angry with Bilbo, does not accept the stone, and goes on with the war like planned. In summary, Bilbo’s role as a burglar was displayed when he attempted to steal from the trolls and gained experience and what not to do next time, when he stole...
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  • Eldest
    from Eragon, but key ones from Eldest, too) If you've never read Eragon, let me give you a summary: An orphan boy raised on a farm by his uncle meets his destiny when he finds something precious in the forest. His find turns out to be a dragon egg, revealing his destiny as the last of the Riders, the...
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  • Grendel
    Grendel Notes Chapter 1 Summary At home in the mere, his underground realm, the monster Grendel watches an old ram stand stupid and inert at the edge of a cliff. Grendel yells at the creature, stamps his feet, and throws stones at it, but the ram refuses to so much as acknowledge Grendel’s...
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  • Book Review
    Arts in History 2-1 March 4, 2013 Tinguians: Death of a Culture By: Nid Anima I. Introduction II. About the Author III. Summary IV. Strengths and Weaknesses of the Book V. Importance of the Book VI. Analysis and Suggestions I. INTRODUCTION The book...
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  • Truce in the Forest
    Truce in the forest Title: Truce in the Forest Setting: A small cottage in the Hurtgen Forest near the German-Belgian border . Christmas Eve in 1994 towards the end of World War II in Europe. Plot: It was Christmas Eve, there is a knocked in the cottage of a mother and her son. They quickly...
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  • European Competition
    The FARC was active throughout the 1960s and 1970s, staging raids against government forces with mixed results. In the mid-1980s the FARC declared a truce with the government and attempted to enter the political mainstream by establishing a legal party called the Union Patriotica, or UP. An estimated 3...
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  • Truce in the Forest
    Truce in the Forest Truce in the Forest Characters : Mother – She is Helpful,Hospitable, brave and kind. Fritz – Kind, and Helpful boy German Soldiers : * Hanz – 16 years old from Cologne * Willi - 16 years old from Cologne. * German- Corporal – 23 yrs. Old, the eldest of all them...
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  • Shakespear's Bibliography
    publications Performances Authorship notes Antony and Cleopatra 1601–1608 First published in the First Folio Believed to have been between 1606 and 1608. Summary In a setting soon after Julius Caesar, Marc Antony is in love with Cleopatra, an Egyptian queen. What used to be a friendship between Emperor Octavius...
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  • Sin City
    Sin City A beautiful woman stands on the balcony of a skyscraper looking out at the forest of massive buildings. A man exits the party and approaches her from behind. He lets her hear his footsteps. They have a small conversation, he offers her a cigarette, then shoots her. This is just the beginning...
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  • Paolo and Francesca
    by Dante Alighieri and Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky, was captured in celluloid in 1953's Paolo and Francesca. The scene is 13th-century Italy, where a truce between two warring families is secured by the marriage of elderly Giancotto Malatesta (Andrea Checchi) to young and beautiful Francesca da Rimini (Odile...
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  • Fritz
    Honolulu baker → at the same time he is the owner of this bakery → Places * From Aachen , Germany where he was born They moved to Hurtgen Forest for them to be safe. * When he got his own family, they moved to Hawaii Kai. * Then , as he became old, they moved to Salem, Ore Because...
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  • 10 Days - Paper
    10 Days That Unexpectedly Changed America Summary: Massacre at Mystic The Massacre at Mystic took place on May 26, 1637; it was an attack from the English Puritans who arrived with Jonathan Winthrop in 1630 against the Pequot Indian tribe. Right from the start the puritans believed the natives to...
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  • Me and I
    Fritz Vincken had expressed a miracle event that happened to him in the story Truce in the Forest. It represented a historical-biographical criticism that demonstrates the background and relationship of the writer’s experiences towards the story. Characters, setting, plot, conflict, and the theme...
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  • Review
    modern society to appreciate and respect the value of democracy in actuality. The article starts stating the unwillingness of government to attain truce with the maoist in the northeast. This is just an instance showing flow of the governing bodies. The situation in the capital city of Delhi has also...
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  • The Rift Wars
    decimated the dwarven offense in the forest. Defeat for the dwarven army seemed certain, but the dwarves were not to be easily beaten. Exploiting the blustery winds of the Rift, the dwarves lit and burned large tracts of woods. Either to avenge the burning forest or to escape the mounting flames, the...
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