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  • Louis Armstrong

    Louis Armstrong

    Louis Armstrong was born on Aug. 4, 1901 the first important soloist to emerge in jazz, and he became the most influential musician in the music's history. As a genus trumpet musician, his playing, beginning with the 1920s studio recordings made with his Hot Five and Hot Seven group of musicians. Armstrong also became an enduring figure in popular music, due to his distinctively phrased bass singing and engaging personality, which were on display in

    Essay Length: 806 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: December 19, 2009 By: Mike
  • Entirely by Louis Macneice, a Commentary

    Entirely by Louis Macneice, a Commentary

    Entirely” is a poem by Louis MacNeice, It discusses the idea of the imperfections of life. It contains three stanzas, eight lines each. Every stanza ends with the word entirely. the rhyme scheme of the poem is consistent (a,b,c,b,d,a,d). the overall poem has the theme of the struggle of life, but each stanza is like a branch of that one big theme. There are a lot of imagery in the poem, so there are more

    Essay Length: 646 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: December 20, 2009 By: Mike
  • Louis Vuitton Imc

    Louis Vuitton Imc

    INTRODUCTION Louis Vuitton has prided itself in its tradition and longstanding commitment to thousands of peoples lifestyles for over a century and a half. Right from its origins as a trunkmaker, Louis Vuitton has always been a trendsetter, progressively developing a range of luxury products consistent with the brand’s values. This creativity entered an exciting new realm in 1998 when Mark Jacobs joined the firm as the Artistic Director. The French origin of Louis Vuitton

    Essay Length: 357 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: December 26, 2009 By: Mikki
  • Louis Blanc ’s Oganisation of Labor

    Louis Blanc ’s Oganisation of Labor

    Louis Blanc's Organization of Labor (1840) Louis Blanc was born in Madrid, Spain on October 29, 1811, while his father was holding the post of inspector-general of finance under Joseph Bonaparte. In 1813, when the regime collapsed, the Blanc family returned to France, where Blanc would attend Rodez, a very conservative institution. Rodez was Catholic and classical. The students were taught to hate all forms of revolutions. Blanc evidently bought in to these because in

    Essay Length: 337 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: December 29, 2009 By: Anna
  • Louis Kahn’s Fisher House

    Louis Kahn’s Fisher House

    The building selected for this project is the Fisher House In Philadelphia By Louis I. Kahn. It took Kahn seven years and many different designs to complete this work starting from 1960. Though the Fisher House is one of the few private residences designed by Kahn that came to completion, it serves as a great instance of his architectural achievements through the underlying stylistic forms and philosophical values. For various reasons such as the recession

    Essay Length: 2,595 Words / 11 Pages
    Submitted: January 3, 2010 By: Jack
  • John Donne’s Sonnet Xiv

    John Donne’s Sonnet Xiv

    In John Donne’s Sonnet XIV, the speaker uses paradox to express his intensity and to strengthen his appeal for God’s help. The speaker pleas desperately for God to use violent force to make him choose right over wrong. He knows what is right but the wrong choice is too appealing to him. The speaker wants God to take the wrong choice away. The paradox is that the speaker wants God to take the choice away

    Essay Length: 411 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: January 5, 2010 By: Tasha
  • The Life of Louis Armstrong

    The Life of Louis Armstrong

    The Life of Louis Armstrong He was known as the greatest of all jazz musicians. He defined what it really was to play genuine jazz music and taught the world to swing. He included joy, spontaneity, and amazing technical abilities. Louis Armstrong was a genius when it came to his inventive musical ability. In this paper, I will tell you about who Armstrong was, his early childhood, accomplishments, and his living legacy. Louis Armstrong was

    Essay Length: 2,722 Words / 11 Pages
    Submitted: January 13, 2010 By: Bred
  • Saint Louis Union Station

    Saint Louis Union Station

    Saint Louis Union Station The Saint Louis Union Station (Figure 1), located on Market Street between the 18th Street and the 20th Street in downtown Saint Louis, was built in 1894 to be used as a train shed and transportation for travelers. This enabled the travelers to get around whether it is around St. Louis, around the United States, and even into Canada. The architect of the St. Louis Union Station is a German-American man

    Essay Length: 902 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: January 19, 2010 By: Mike
  • The Style and Techinque of Louis Armstrong

    The Style and Techinque of Louis Armstrong

    THE STYLE AND TECHNIQUE OF LOUIS ARMSTRONG Louis Armstrong is widely known as a founding father of jazz. His abilities and inventive musical mind have given to music a style that still dominates jazz today. His innovations changed the face of jazz music and have influenced many, filtering down and contributing to rock and roll. In his instrumental music, Louis Armstrong revolutionized jazz. Prior to his arrival as a jazz performer, the emphasis was always

    Essay Length: 899 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: January 20, 2010 By: regina
  • Life and Works of Loui Prang

    Life and Works of Loui Prang

    This essay discusses the life and work of 19th century chromolithographer Louis Prang, hailed as the greatest of American chromolithograph publishers. In it, I shall firstly introduce Louis Prang. Then I shall describe the graphic form which became known as chromolithography, after which I will have a look at Louis Prang's setting; his competitors and associates. After this I will focus on some examples of his work and the methods he used to produce them.

    Essay Length: 288 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: January 20, 2010 By: Kevin
  • Stopping a McDonalds: The St. Louis Story

    Stopping a McDonalds: The St. Louis Story

    The West End Word had a recent article on recalls in the city. One part, about 15th Ward Alderwoman Jennifer Florida, caught my attention: Florida called the recall effort against her a “terrible distraction,” but said that the effort against her has not affected the way she does her job, other than to force her to spend a bit more money producing newsletters and progress reports to explain her position. Oh my, she must now

    Essay Length: 689 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: January 24, 2010 By: Janna
  • The Giver by Louis Lowry

    The Giver by Louis Lowry

    Latoshia Coleman 7 December 2006 Ross English 101 A Blast from the Future, not the Past Ihave really learned a whole lot from this class. I learned about disicpline and criterior. I learned how not to give up in tough situations.Mr. Ross showed me how to put together many topics and pull them into great papers. It was a bumpy road but I think that i am finally on the road to success. There were

    Essay Length: 559 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: January 25, 2010 By: Steve
  • Joe Louis

    Joe Louis

    Joe Louis was one of the greatest African American boxers of all time. He was a hero in the eyes of all African Americans not just for his boxing success but for his representation toward the white population of black Americans. He was more then a hero he was an icon for all African Americans. Joe Louis Barrow was born on May 13, 1914 in Lafayette, Alabama. His father, Monroe Barrow was a sharecropper who

    Essay Length: 349 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: February 3, 2010 By: Top
  • Louis Gerstner

    Louis Gerstner

    Rachel Osterholt 902037 Management 3100 Reaction Paper for Class on 9/7/06 Today Keith Cook of Region’s Bank and Patrick Quinn of Major Brands joined us for a lecture on interviewing essentials. The first thing they capitalized on was the importance of first impressions. They said that a first impression is a lasting impression. So in order to impress that person you need to wear a fitted business suit that is clean, pressed, professional and understated.

    Essay Length: 414 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: February 5, 2010 By: Kevin
  • Canto Xiv - Dante and Virgil

    Canto Xiv - Dante and Virgil

    Canto XIV begins with Dante and Virgil arriving at the border of the third subcircle which is the seventh circle of Hell. As they continued walking they make references to the sand being very hot, having "broad flakes of fire", and they came up on a giant that Virgil identified as Capaneus. Capaneus is viewed as a warrior with a lot of pride. Capaneus' significance in understanding Inferno is due to the fact that his

    Essay Length: 510 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: February 16, 2010 By: Jon
  • Compare and Contrast the Foreign Policies of Napoleon I and Louis-Philippe

    Compare and Contrast the Foreign Policies of Napoleon I and Louis-Philippe

    Compare & Contrast the foreign policies of Napoleon I and Louis Philippe Both placed on the thrown after revolutions, King Louis Philippe and Napoleon Bonaparte were pressured to adopt a nationalistic foreign policy. During Napoleon's reign, France reached its greatest magnitude and was considered among Europe as a leading military power. In contrast, King Louis Philippe adopted a cautious foreign policy which did not satiate the nationalistic thirst of the French people at the time

    Essay Length: 1,167 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: February 25, 2010 By: Fonta
  • Louis Pasteur: Greatest Achievements

    Louis Pasteur: Greatest Achievements

    To: From: Re: Louis Pasteur Louis Pasteur: Greatest Achievements Louis Pasteur was one of the most important scientists of our time. The foundation of our knowledge about health and disease comes from the discoveries of this one man. He made many discoveries and solutions for problems of the every day life that are still in effect today. Pasteur was born on December 27, 1822 in a little town called Dфle in the foothills of the

    Essay Length: 2,346 Words / 10 Pages
    Submitted: February 27, 2010 By: Bred
  • Louis Pasteur

    Louis Pasteur

    Louis Pasteur discovered many discoveries that advanced bacteriology. He made pasteurization and vaccinations. Pasteurization was made when Emperor Napoleon asked Louis Pasteur to examine diseases in wine. Pasteur showed that by heating wine at a certain temperature, the bacteria in the wine would die. Pasteurization was formed. The process was used to kill other bacteria in other liquids, like in milk and beer. He discovered vaccinations when he researched the rabies. He could not

    Essay Length: 270 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: March 6, 2010 By: Monika
  • Louis Armstrong

    Louis Armstrong

    Louis Armstrong Louis Armstrong was born August 4th 1901 in New Orleans. He grew up in a very poor part of New Orleans and he led a normal boys life up until he was 13. On New Years Eve of this year he celebrated a little to much and was arrested for shooting a gun in public. Armstrong was sent to a boarding school as a punishment, this thou turned out to be the

    Essay Length: 301 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: March 10, 2010 By: Fonta
  • Loui Armstrong

    Loui Armstrong

    Louis Daniel Armstrong was born in the Storyville District of New Orleans, Louisiana, on August 4, 1901, he always celebrated his birth as July 4, 1900 because that is what he was told and believed. His real date of birth was not known until after his death July 6, 1971. His father Willie, a laborer, left the family soon after he was born, his mother, a domestic servant and part time prostitute called Mayanne, left

    Essay Length: 320 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: March 18, 2010 By: Andrew
  • Jacques-Louis David’s Piece the Oath of the Horath

    Jacques-Louis David’s Piece the Oath of the Horath

    Compare and Contrast Essay Jacques-Louis David’s piece the Oath of the Horath is a very dark artwork. In the middle are four men. One of which is holding three swords. He is dressed in red and looks to be the other men’s superior officer. He looks older and wiser than the others. The other three men are saluting him. They are dressed in roman attire. The men look like they are training for battle. The

    Essay Length: 564 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: March 21, 2010 By: Yan
  • Execution of Louis Xvi

    Execution of Louis Xvi

    What you are about to read is a retelling of the event leading up to what happened on the morning of King Louis execution, from a peasant lady. The morning would have started like any other except today was the execution of a king and not just any king but King Louis XVI. Many have been waiting for this day to come and some only thought of it in there dreams but indeed it is

    Essay Length: 458 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: March 25, 2010 By: Jessica
  • Bnsf Worker Reaches $2.3 Million Settlement in St. Louis City Circuit Court

    Bnsf Worker Reaches $2.3 Million Settlement in St. Louis City Circuit Court

    Wiese, Kelly “BNSF worker reaches $2.3 million settlement in St. Louis City Circuit Court,” Missouri Lawyers Weekly, April 21, 2008 This article is simply about the settlement of an injured railroad worker who suited the railroad company of St. Louis that didn’t provide enough safety and led to his injuries. In August 2005, the worker, while Caney was operating a train, the train suddenly ran over rough track because of a slope failure during the

    Essay Length: 340 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: April 1, 2010 By: Tommy
  • Louis Kahn: The Salk Institute and Kimbell Art Museum

    Louis Kahn: The Salk Institute and Kimbell Art Museum

    Louis Kahn was a genius beyond his time. His idea of silence and light separates his architecture from anyone else in history. The ideas spawned by his work challenged many theories before and beyond his time. He used plainness, light and location to shape the design of his buildings. Another concept that was heavily practiced by Kahn, was the use of served and servant spaces. The servant spaces usually housed the lighting, plumbing, and any

    Essay Length: 1,098 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: April 16, 2010 By: Mike
  • Holes Louis Sachar Fiction

    Holes Louis Sachar Fiction

    I.S.228 Justin Havens 703 12/24/04 Holes Louis Sachar Fiction Holes is about a boy named Stanley Yelnats. Stanley has been sent to camp green lake (a juvenile center). He was arrested, and later guilty for stealing a pair of shoes. Back at school, there was a bully named Derrick Dunne. Derrick used to torment Stanley. The teachers never took Stanley’s complaints seriously, because Derrick was so much smaller than Stanley. Some teachers even seemed to

    Essay Length: 1,327 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: April 26, 2010 By: Vika

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