Home Search Login Join Custom Term Paper FAQ Terms Affiliates
Essay Swap - With Essay Swap, we all win!
Search Result
Page 9 of 1311
So. The Spear-Danes in days gone by

and the kings who ruled them had courage and greatness.

We have heard of those princes’ heroic campaigns.

There was Shield Sheafson, scourge of many tribes,

a wrecker of mead-benches, rampaging among foes.

This terror of the hall-troops had come far.

View Full Free Essay
Johanson finds 3.2 million-year-old Lucy


Photo: X-ray photo of the “Lucy” skeleton

In 1973, Donald Johanson was in the Afar, part of the Hadar region of Ethiopia, with the International Afar Research Expedition. He made a dramatic fossil find — the leg bones of 3-million-year-old hominid. The bones

View Full Free Essay
E-mail is fast becoming more of a nuisance than a convenience.

When inboxes aren-t overfloweing with sales pitches and pornography, they’re socked with viruses and worms attached to e-mails that can appear to be from co-workers.

The growing glut threatens to force a dramatic change in the free flow of e-mail.


View Full Free Essay
In the Puritan New England town of Salem, Massachusetts, a group of girls goes dancing in the forest with a black slave named Tituba. While dancing, they are caught by the local minister, Reverend Parris. One of the girls, Parris’s daughter Betty falls into a coma-like state. A crowd gathers in the Parris home while rumors of witchcraft fill the t

View Full Free Essay
King Lear

“Oh what a tangled web we weave, when first we practice to deceive”. Sir Walter Scott may not have intended to describe the tangled web of secrets that fuels Shakespeare’s tragedy “King Lear”, but it certainly applies. Secrets come in many shapes and sizes, and in works of literature they ca

View Full Free Essay

Of the philosophers I have studied, Socrates stands out to me from all the

rest. Although I would be the first to confess that I have never put forth the

time nor the effort necessary to consider myself a philosopher (at least not in

the sense that I imagine mos

View Full Free Essay
Shedding a Porcelain Skin

The plight of the psychologically repressed has captured the minds of intellectuals throughout all eras of time. However, none depicts this theme as well as A Doll House by Henrick Ibsen. Set in postmodern Victorian era in Norway, A Doll House explores the confines of a woman’s role amidst the subser

View Full Free Essay
These “Annex” people could live with hope by remembering all of the good times they had together, before they had to go into hiding. They had hope because they knew one day this would all have to end. Although the “Annex” people were probably stronger than most other people would be, this is because some people just can’t live knowing that there c

View Full Free Essay
“Stairway To Heaven”

Stairway to Heaven was written about getting through live and getting through life’s obstacles. It tells in particular of one woman’s journey through life. She is convinced that all that matters in life are material things. This can be proved based on the line, “all that glitters is gold.” She is trying to

View Full Free Essay
Young Goodman Brown”, by Nathaniel Hawthorne, is a story that is thick with allegory.

“Young Goodman Brown” is a moral story which is told through the perversion of a religious

leader. In “Young Goodman Brown”, Goodman Brown is a Puritan minister who lets his

excessive pride in himself interfere with his rela

View Full Free Essay
In his teachings, the Buddha learned many elements of the Hinduism of this time, including the teachings of Samsara and Karma. However, Buddha differed from Hinduism in some important aspects. For example the Buddha opposed the animal sacrifices. Hinduism made much use of animal sacrifices to various gods, because this was the way that the Hindu’s

View Full Free Essay

The Drink That Will Change Your Life!

Wouldn’t be great to be someone different? In today’s world of advertising many advertisers are trying to make the average consumer feel as if being someone else is possible. The advertisers behind “Gatorade”, “Tropicana”, and “Dr. Pepper” use this type o

View Full Free Essay
Title: And then there were none

Author: Agatha Christie

Setting: Indian Island

Accusations: Edward George Armstrong, on March 14 1925 killed Louisa Clees Mary.

Emily Caroline Brent on November 5th 1931 killed Beatrice Taylor

William Henry Blore killed James Stephen Landor on October 10th

View Full Free Essay
Am I Blue

Growing up to be an adult is scary, uncertain, and full of change. There are different ways that adolescence deal with all of this uncertainty. Some follow the crowd and others go their own way. In the short story “ Am I Blue”, written by Beth Henly, John Polk Richards is at a transition point as he meets a girl named Ashbe o

View Full Free Essay
FBI Career

The reason that I choose the path of the FBI agent for the career that I wanted to research was that it simply seemed like a career that would interest me. One it pays well. Two it also is a job where there are all different sorts of qualified people that have the job of an FBI agent. And for Three my third and final reason

View Full Free Essay

Evolution of The Solar System

Theories of the Origin of the Moon

The Moon is the only natural satellite of Earth. The distance from Earth is about 384,400km with a diameter of 3476km and a mass of 7.35*1022kg. Through history it has had many names: Called Luna by the Romans, Selene and A

View Full Free Essay
The Shogun in Japanese History

From 1192 A.D. until 1867, almost continuously, Japan was under the rule of a Shogun. The term is a derivative of “Sei-i-tai-shogun,” which translates as “Great Barbarian Subduing General,” and was first used in the Nara period. Although the regular structure of the empire remained intac

View Full Free Essay
A Pair of Silk Stalkings tells the story of a poor women who one day found herself the possessor of fifteen dollars. She had a family to support, so naturally, her first thought was to use the money to help out with all the children’s expenses and to be able to give them nicer things than they usually had. She went to the store to spend her money a

View Full Free Essay
He Was Always One Hole Behind

A man, while playing on the front nine of a complicated golf course, became confused as to where he was on the course. Looking around, he saw a lady playing ahead of him. He walked up to her, explained his confusion and asked her if she knew what hole he was playing.

I’m on the 7th hole,” she rep

View Full Free Essay


Comparative essay on

Leaving by M.G.Vassanji


The Cage by Neil Bissoondath

By Michael Rosario



View Full Free Essay
<<   <   Go to Page > >>
Partner Sites
Copyright 2003. – EssaySwap.com – all rights reserved.