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  • Abraham Lincoln

    Abraham Lincoln

    Abraham Lincoln was born on February 12, 1809 in a log cabin in the Kentucky wilderness. When be was a little boy his Grandfather fought in the Revolutionary War. He had a little sister by the name of Sarah. As he went to school he met a boy by the name of Austin. They instantly became friends more so best of friends. At first Abe wasn't allowed to go to school because he didn't have

    Essay Length: 1,249 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: December 21, 2009 By: Tommy
  • Biography of John Madden

    Biography of John Madden

    Born on the 10th of April 1936 in Austin, Minnesota, John Madden moved to Daly City, California with his family at an early age. He was always an avid athlete and sports enthusiast as a child, playing several sports throughout high school. At California Polytechnic College, Madden played on both the offensive and defensive lines for its football team and was a catcher for the school's baseball team. In terms of schooling, Madden received his

    Essay Length: 814 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: December 21, 2009 By: Bred
  • Tupac Shakur Biography

    Tupac Shakur Biography

    Tupac Shakur 1971-1996 Born: June 16, 1971 in New York, New York, United States Died: September 13, 1996 in Las Vegas, Nevada, United States Ethnicity: African American Occupation: Rap Musician, Musician, Actor "Don't shed a tear for me ... / I ain't happy here / I hope they bury me and send me to my rest / Headlines readin' murdered to death."--from "If I Die Tonight" on Me against the World (1995) BIOGRAPHICAL ESSAY With

    Essay Length: 2,071 Words / 9 Pages
    Submitted: December 22, 2009 By: Top
  • Abraham Lincoln

    Abraham Lincoln

    Abraham Lincoln was born Sunday, February 12, 1809, in a log cabin near Hodgenville, Kentucky. His parents names were Thomas and Nancy Hanks Lincoln. They named him after his grandfather. Abraham’s grandfather had been killed by Indians long before Abraham had been born. Both of his parents were born in Virginia. Abraham had an older sister and a younger brother. His younger brother was named Thomas but he died in infancy. Abraham’s sisters name

    Essay Length: 992 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: December 22, 2009 By: Mike
  • B. F. Skinner Biography

    B. F. Skinner Biography

    B. F. Skinner Biography B. F. Skinner also known as Burrhus Frederic Skinner was born March 20, 1904 in Susquehanna, Pennsylvania to William and Grace Skinner. His father was an attorney and his mother and housewife. He was brought up in an old fashioned and hard working home. Mr. Skinner loved the outdoors and building things, and actually enjoyed school. However, he did have some tragedies one in particular was the death of his brother

    Essay Length: 855 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: December 24, 2009 By: Artur
  • Dorothy Day - Short Biography

    Dorothy Day - Short Biography

    Dorothy Day (1897-1980) Born in Brooklyn, New York on November 8th, 1897 Dorthy Day was a very influential person in the catholic economic lifestyle. Her father, John Day was out of work when she was little, which gave her empathy for other then, and later on in life because she also knows what its like to be there. When she moved to Chicago her life turned for the better, Her father became sports editor

    Essay Length: 455 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: December 24, 2009 By: Kevin
  • Lincoln


    3. What were Lincoln’s beliefs concerning race and slavery? How did they change over time, and in what ways did they remain the same? How were they evident in the Lincoln-Douglass Debates, and the history of emancipation? On October 16, 1854, Abraham Lincoln gave a speech denouncing the Kansas-Nebraska Act at Peoria, Illinois. He stated that it was too modified and it was a repeal to the Missouri Compromise. The Missouri Compromise prohibited slavery

    Essay Length: 1,105 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: December 25, 2009 By: Andrew
  • The Figure of Lincoln and a Reflection

    The Figure of Lincoln and a Reflection

    Upon His Literature “[He had] an ear keenly tuned to the music of the English language…intellectual grasp and moral urgency…[and] great emotional power under firm artistic control” (Fehrenbacher 286). This quote only begins to explain how noteworthy and widely treasured the writings of Abraham Lincoln are to the American people. Lincoln’s speech-making and writing abilities largely contributed to his position on the podium and in anthologies of literature all over the world, but it was

    Essay Length: 3,724 Words / 15 Pages
    Submitted: December 26, 2009 By: Andrew
  • Emily Dickinson Biography

    Emily Dickinson Biography

    Emily Dickinson, regarded as one of America’s greatest poets, is also well known for her unusual life of self imposed social seclusion. Living a life of simplicity and seclusion, she yet wrote poetry of great power; questioning the nature of immortality and death. Her different lifestyle created an aura; often romanticized, and frequently a source of interest and speculation. But ultimately Emily Dickinson is remembered for her unique poetry. Within short, compact phrases she expressed

    Essay Length: 1,643 Words / 7 Pages
    Submitted: December 27, 2009 By: Top
  • Akhenaten Biography

    Akhenaten Biography

    Akhenaten, first known as Amenhotep IV, ruled Egypt between 1353 BC-1336 BC or 1351 BC-1334 BC (subject to debate). He was not the first choice for Pharaoh. Akhenaten only became successor to due the early death of his brother, Thutmose V. The source of his death is unknown. Akhenaten was the son of Amenhotep III and Queen Tiy. It is suggested that Akhenaten and his father ruled together for a brief time, but that is

    Essay Length: 429 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: December 28, 2009 By: Venidikt
  • Abraham Lincoln: Abolitionist?

    Abraham Lincoln: Abolitionist?

    Abraham Lincoln is considered a hero for freeing slaves with his Emancipation Proclamation, yet if you were to take a long, hard look at Honest Abe, you would find that his reputation is quite skewed in relation to his true character. Considered the ultimate Abolitionist and a defender of enslaved blacks, Lincoln didn’t hold truly strong anti-slavery beliefs, and can actually be considered a racist and bigot by today’s standards. To judge Lincoln by today’s

    Essay Length: 858 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: December 28, 2009 By: Janna
  • Auto Biography of Malcolm X

    Auto Biography of Malcolm X

    Auto Biography Of Malcolm X By, Alex Haley Illustrator/Photographer: Main Topic of this book: After the government tears apart his family and he can no longer bear the racism of his all-white high school in Michigan, Malcolm flees to Boston and Harlem, where he sinks deep into a life of crime. From hustling, drug addiction and armed violence in America's black ghettos Malcolm X turned, in a dramatic prison conversion, to the puritanical fervor of

    Essay Length: 1,063 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: December 29, 2009 By: Vika
  • Edvard Munch Biography

    Edvard Munch Biography

    Biography-Edvard Munch The painter Edvard Munch was tormented man, who had a very gloomy childhood. “His private life as a grown up was a mess, but he managed to express all his anguish through his creative and disquieting paintings” (Belmont 1). As we take a look at his personal life and how things went for him, you will discover many things that will surprise you. It all started when Edvard Munch was born on December

    Essay Length: 933 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: December 30, 2009 By: Kevin
  • Biography of Ibn Abdul Wahhaab

    Biography of Ibn Abdul Wahhaab

    SHAYKH MUHAMMAD IBN ABDUL-WAHHAAB (RA) In the name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise is to Allah, Lord of the worlds. Peace and blessings of Allah be upon his slave and Messenger and the best of Creation, our leader and guide, Muhammad Bin Abdullah, and upon his family, Companions and followers. A great man, an outstanding reformer and a zealous preacher who appeared in the Arabian peninsula in the twelfth century A.H -

    Essay Length: 6,510 Words / 27 Pages
    Submitted: December 31, 2009 By: Kevin
  • Biography of William Shakespeare

    Biography of William Shakespeare

    William Shakespeare Biography HЬ_2004-06-13 William Shakespeare was born to John Shakespeare and mother Mary Arden April 1564 in Stratford-upon-Avon. There is no record of his birth, but his baptism was recorded by the church. His father was a prominent alderman in the town of Stratford-upon-Avon, and was later granted a coat of arms by the College of Heralds. Shakespeare attended the Stratford Grammar School, and did not proceed to Oxford or Cambridge. The next record

    Essay Length: 357 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: January 1, 2010 By: Venidikt
  • A Beautiful Mind Is a Biography Based on the Events That Happened

    A Beautiful Mind Is a Biography Based on the Events That Happened

    A Beautiful Mind by Sylvia Nasar 1.) A.) A Beautiful Mind is a biography based on the events that happened to a mathematical genius John Forbes Nash Jr. He was invited to go to Princeton University on only one term, and it was to create a truly original idea based on using mathematics. Once he is enrolled in Princeton he is looked at as a social outcast. Once after originating his idea of what other

    Essay Length: 781 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: January 2, 2010 By: Monika
  • Abraham Lincoln’s Second Inaugural Address

    Abraham Lincoln’s Second Inaugural Address

    Abraham Lincoln’s Second Inaugural Address As I read the lines carefully of Lincoln’s Second Inaugural Address, I wonder how a man who is elected for his second term as president with over 54% of the popular vote, and in turn, compose such an eloquent address can be assassinated little more than a month later. In reading other commentaries concerning this address it seems to me that everyone concurs that this address is one of the

    Essay Length: 1,454 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: January 3, 2010 By: Top
  • Running on Faith (eric Clapton Biography)

    Running on Faith (eric Clapton Biography)

    When comparing my free write with the writing diagnostic prompt, it gave me a chance to reminisce on how I became a scribe. To know how to write, one also needs to know how to read. My reading abilities, like most of my peers started in pre-school learning the ABC’s. After learning the basic’s it was in infinite sprint to soak up the knowledge of the world. Over the years, I can credit my parents,

    Essay Length: 483 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: January 3, 2010 By: Mike
  • Michelangleo: Biography of a Talented Artist

    Michelangleo: Biography of a Talented Artist

    Michelangelo: Biography of a Talented Artist During the dates 14-1564 there were many famous painters working all around the world. One of which was Michelangelo. He painted and sculpted many famous items that are still talked about today. Michelangelo led a very busy life, as of which you will be reading about today. Michelangelo was born in 14 in a small village of Caprese near Arezzo At the age of 13 Michelangelo's father Ludovico Buonarroti

    Essay Length: 300 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: January 4, 2010 By: July
  • Pedro Zamora Biography

    Pedro Zamora Biography

    Far from the ordinary reality television star with 15 minutes of fame, HIV/AIDS activist and educator Pedro Zamora was a inspiration and role model to the GBLT community and the rest of the world. Born February 29th, 1972, to Cuban parents, Hector and Zoraida, he was raised in a small town near Havana, Cuba. After previously having seven children, Pedro’s mother was told prior to his birth that she would not be able to have

    Essay Length: 1,772 Words / 8 Pages
    Submitted: January 5, 2010 By: Anna
  • Che Guevara Biography

    Che Guevara Biography

    Intro Che Guevara met an undignified death in a dilapidated school house in Bolivia, at the hands of a CIA backed counter revolution. The generation that would see him the most had not been born yet, and many of that generation would not know why this well drawn face is on hats, shirts and posters at Hot Topic. They won't know the face was communism's last best hope, shot down after the imperialist world joined

    Essay Length: 1,910 Words / 8 Pages
    Submitted: January 6, 2010 By: Max
  • Lincoln


    In August of 1862, Abraham Lincoln was pressed with a very controversial issue facing the United States. As commander in chief, he had to weigh the policy of slavery. Lincoln's main focus was to restore the Union. He was personally against slavery, but it had no effect on his views. (Lincoln's response letter to Horace Greeley) Lincoln wanted to save the Union at all costs. In the letter response to Horace Greeley, Lincoln stated that

    Essay Length: 467 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: January 7, 2010 By: July
  • Biography of Thomas Jefferson

    Biography of Thomas Jefferson

    President - first term Jefferson and his running mate Aaron Burr defeated John Adams in the elections of 1800. Jefferson's own title to the presidency was not established for some weeks because he was tied with his running mate under the workings of the original electoral system. The election was thrown into the House of Representatives. The Federalists voted for Burr through many indecisive ballots. Finally, enough of them abstained to permit the obvious will

    Essay Length: 588 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: January 8, 2010 By: Steve
  • Abe Lincoln

    Abe Lincoln

    abraham Lincoln is regarded by many Americans as the greatest president to ever hold office in the history of the United States, and his reputation is definitely well deserved. Lincoln wasn’t scared to stand up and fight for what he knew was right. He was convinced that within the branches of government, the presidency alone was empowered not only to uphold the Constitution, but also to protect, and defend it. Lincoln was able to

    Essay Length: 1,707 Words / 7 Pages
    Submitted: January 8, 2010 By: Mikki
  • Lincoln Electric

    Lincoln Electric

    Lincoln Electric Through the years one of Lincoln Electrics competitive advantage has stemmed from its ability to keep costs low while maintaining high quality standards. The main reason for this advantage comes from Lincoln’s super productive work force. The company has used an incentive system that includes piece-rates in lieu of salaries or hourly wages, annual bonuses and guaranteed employment. Historically speaking, this has worked very well for Lincoln in terms of keeping production costs

    Essay Length: 1,061 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: January 8, 2010 By: Mikki

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