• Night Mare Gourd Nightmares Mares
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    This book is called Night Mare. It is written by Piers Anthony. In this book, the next wave of barbarian warriors invade a place called Xanth ravaging and destroying as they advanced. But a Mare named Imbrium has her own problems. She has started to mishandle her job of delivering bad dreams. Now the Night Stallion dismissed her, exiling her to the day world. Piers Anthony is the pen name of Piers Anthony Dillingham Jacob. He was born on August 6 th, 1934 in Oxford England. He has written over ...
  • The Parodies And Narratives Of Atrocity Of Anthony Hecht
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    The Parodies and Narratives of Atrocity of Anthony Hecht Anthony Hecht, a past Pulitzer Prize winning poet and a former United States Poet Laureate, is arguably one of America's best poets of the post-modern era. Born in 1923, he rose to literary prominence in the 1950 s and 1960 s with the publication of two books A Summoning of Stones (1954) and The Hard Hours (1967). In his writing, he uses wit to create a situation for parody and uses irony in his "narratives of atrocity" (Hecht, Vol. 19 209...
  • Antigone Vs Susan B Anthony
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    Throughout the ages, many females have helped make changes that have helped benefit woman. Many have been looked up to as martyrs for taking a stand in what they believe in. Susan B. Anthony and the character Antigone from the Greek tragedy, The Oedipus Cycle by Sophocles both were two courageous woman. During their time, they defied the idea of women and helped them step forth and fight for equality. These two women lived in a male dominant society, filled with sexism. Antigone is widely thoug...
  • Caesar Marc Anthony
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    Julius Caesar was the dictator for life. 2 years later members of the senate assassinated him. A young boy named Octavian was 18 years old. Octavian was Caesar's grandnephew but Octavian had always hoped Caesar would take him as a son. Octavian knew of everything that Caesar had done. From conquering Gaul to when he crossed the Publicans with his army, and also when he defeated his enemies and became the most powerful man in Rome. At the age of 14 Octavian had finally met his great-uncle and he...
  • Julius Ceasar Compassion Mark Anthony
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    Many of the problems that Julius Caesar faced during his rule are still problems that the world still faces today. In William Shakespeare's Julius Caesar the problems are clearly evident. The main problem is the inherit distrust in people of government that is caused by unstable governments. One relationship between the PRI in Mexico and the Government of J. C. is that the people might think that they are running the government but they actually are not. For example in Mexico the PRI appoints e...
  • A Clockwork Orange Anthony Burgess
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    'A Clockwork Orange' By: Anthony Burgess Anthony Burgess is a very strange author. He had a really weird vision of the future. I feel he did a great job describing his viewpoint. Anthony Burgess is not only a novelist, he also has written several plays, and even composed a few symphonies. He was born in 1917, and died in 1991. He first published 'A Clockwork Orange' in the U. S. in 1962 and initially it had 20 chapters, one less than he had written. The version I read was reprinted in 1986 with...
  • Womens Suffrage Nineteenth Amendment
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    The women, Susan B. Anthony, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Carrie Catt and Bella Abzug all played a ritual role in the Women Rights-Suffrage Movement. All the women had something to do with the getting the Suffrage Movement started. They all had some contribution to getting the Nineteenth Amendment, giving women the right to vote. All of the women except Bella Abzug died before the Nineteenth Amendment was put into place. Susan B. Anthony was born on February 5 1820, in Adams, Massachusetts. She was ...
  • Myne Own Ground Anthony Johnson
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    Myne Own Ground: Race and Freedom on Virginia's Eastern Shore, 1640-1676 T. H. Breen and Stephen Innes, Oxford Press, 1980 T. H. Breen's book "Myne Owne Ground" brings about a different perspective of what living in the south and being black was like. It shows how a black was capable of great things and able to amass wealth equal to that of wealthy white gentlemen but is never recognized for it. Unlike other history books this one doesn't go on about slavery and it cruelty but instead offers a ...
  • Piers Anthony Fantasy Short Novels
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    Piers Anthony, the one we love, has a fascinating history. Of course, any Piers fan might think this. So, let's go over a brief biography of his life. Piers Anthony (Dillingham Jacob), a writer of science fiction and fantasy, was born on August 6, 1934 in Oxford, England. He has written many novels and short stories, but he is mostly known for his book series Xanth. Originally, he wanted the Xanth series to be only a trilogy, but it has turned out to be a 'trilogy of thirty.' Piers's work has of...
  • Cady Stanton Women Rights Men
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    On July 19, 1848, one of the most important conventions for womens' rights was held in Seneca Falls, New York. This was the first convention of the kind ever held. Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony were the main hosts. Their purpose was to convince the American citizens, men and women, of the inequality of women s current position in the American society. To prove that it was either unjust, or that the freedoms we fought for in the Revolutionary War were in vain. In the Declaration of...
  • Danielle Diana Anthony Told
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    I had just finished my first day of work at my new job and was very optimistic. I was very happy when I heard Sophia and Vicki s voice on the answering machine, both asking me to go out with them. When I called Sophia back, she said that she had already talked to Christina, Diana and Danielle, and they were all ready for a girl s night out. We decided to meet at our favorite restaurant, Jack Astor s. Once our parents had dropped us off, we found out that there was a two-hour waiting list to eat...
  • Anthony Martini Life World Young
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    Of all the characters that I've "met" through music and movies, one stands out as a person that I most want to emulate. He is Anthony Martini of the band E-Town Concrete. He appeals to me because he embodies what I strive to be. He is an influential person who has a direct effect on those around him and strived all his life to make something out of nothing. I, too, plan to work hard for what I want in life and that I accomplish whatever my goals may be after graduating from college, and that eff...
  • Julius Ceasar Caesar's Death
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    One of William Shakespeare's most well known plays is Julius Ceasar. This is the story based on the beggining of the Roman Empire, opens with conflict, the plebeians versus the tribune. first the leader, Julius Ceasar is killed. Caesar's loyal friend, Mark Anthony and bodyguard, has a split personality. In one way, he is sad by the death of his close friend but on the other hand he is clever and slick and takes advantage of Caesar's death. He reveals his clever personality while he is giving his...