• Peter The Great Russia War Died
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    PETER THE GREAT Peter the Great born on May 30, 1672. He shared power with his brother from 1682, but when Ivan died in 1696, Peter was officially declared Sovereign of all Russia. Peter was important because he wasn't just any ruler, he created a regular army and navy. During his reign the Russian military increased from around 30, 000 men in 1695, to about 300, 000 men in 1725, and that included the newly formed navy. He completely changed the government into a bureaucratic state with its capi...
  • Peter Ilynich Tchaikovsky Composer
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    " A Great Composer" Peter Ilynich Tchaikovsky was born on May 7, 1840. When Peter was born his family lived on a small estate in Votkinsk, a town near the Ural Mountains in central Russia. His father was French but his mother was Russian. She played the piano, and little Peter soon imitated her. His father had moved to Moscow when he was eight years old. When he later moved to Moscow, he attended the school of Jurisprudence. Sadly, Peter's mother died in the summer of 1854 of cholera. Peter lat...
  • Peter I The Great
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    Peter I, was born to Alexis Romanov and his second wife Natalia Naryshkina. Peter grew up in a turbulent period of Russian history. His father's early death at the age of thirty-one left a bitter struggle for power between the family of Alexis's first wife's family, the Miloslavskaias, and Peter's family. A brief period of reign by Peter's half brother Fedor (1676-1682) was followed by his half sister Sofia assuming control of Russia as regent from 1682-1689. During this time Peter and his half...
  • Enders Game Ender Peter Power
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    Ender's Game In this book Orson Scott Card writes about a boy who is born to save the Earth. Ender Widgeon is born as a "Third" in the future where only two children are allowed per family. Ender's older brother and sister, Peter and Valentine, were not what the government needed to save the world, so Ender was born, that he would be somewhere in the middle of their extremes. Peter is too violent, and Valentine has too much empathy. Ender is the right combination for the Battle School. Ender an...
  • Peter Choctaw Pitchlynn Tribes
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    Famous Indians Peter Pitchlynn: Peter Perkins Pitchlynn was born in 1806. He was born to a Choctaw mother and an English father. In 1774 Peter's grad father Isaac Pitchlynn traveled over to Choctaw country and settled. When Isaac came he was accompanied by his son John Pitchlynn. Isaac started a famous trading post that he named after the Choctaw. Peter was known by the name of Hatchotucknee better known as the snapping turtle. Since Peter was half white he was brought up with the white America...
  • Office Apace Ideal Job
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    The Life of Peter: Idealism vs. Realism When asking a child what they want to be when the grow up, they will most likely tell you a doctor, teacher or some other public service occupation. They have the ideal that a career helping people is the best job a person could have. When those same kids get into high school their ideals become even greater (this really only applies to middle-upper class). They want to be artist, musicians, actors, or free lance writers who travel the world for the next ...
  • Happened Peter Cathy Chapter Sarkar
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    Chapter Summaries: Chapter 1 When: January 1995 What happened: Peter Hobson (studying biomedical engineering at the University of Toronto) is invited to complete some of his forty-hour course requirement during a dissection of a dead person. The doctor amazes Peter. He looks at the patient, and before he was picked apart his pulse rate began to rise, and he seemed to grimace in pain as they made the opening incision. At that point, Myo lock, a muscle relaxant was put into the body. When they co...
  • Eyes Of The Dragon
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    The theme of the book, The Eyes of the Dragon, by Stephen King, is to stick to one's beliefs no matter what happens and always do what one knows is right. Don't give up on oneself; anything is possible. King Roland was the noble king of Delain. He was known as Roland the Good. He was, by far, not a bad king, though he was really not a great king. He meant no harm and was successful, but whenever he meant to do great things, he seemed to be unsuccessful. Roland, king of Delain, had two sons and ...
  • Imprisonment Is More Humane Than Capitol Punishment
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    Imprisonment is More Humane than Capital Punishment Murder, where to commit it. Canada vs. U. S. A. In this essay you will learn about Peter and Joe. Peter lives in Canada, he killed five people and was sentenced to the maximum sentence of twenty-five years. Joe lives in the United States and also killed five people, he received a death sentence. Please remember in this essay Peter and Joe are not real people they are just used to explain this essay. First we will learn about Peter's sentence o...
  • Peter Jesus Bible Heart
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    What a great honor it must have been to be one of the twelve apostles. Peter loved Jesus very much and his heart was in the right place but when push came to shove he froze and denied knowing Jesus because of fear for his own life. The apostles had become comfortable by Jesus side and seeing his miracles I think they believed that everything would work out smoothly but when the high priest guards took Jesus away I think they all realized that things were going to be different and feared the unkn...
  • Peter The Great Sankt Piterburkh
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    PETER THE GREAT THE REVOLUTIONARY CZAR OF RUSSIA Peter the First of Russia (more commonly known as Peter the Great) was born the son of Alexis Michailovich Romanov and Natalia Cyrilovna Naryshkina on June 9, 1672 in Moscow, Russia (2: 242-243). Alexis was overjoyed, and a great gingerbread cake with the double eagle was made, cannons were fired, and bells rang all over the land (4: 89). But at his birth, it was not known that he would be the future czar of Russia. It was not until later on, when...
  • Swing Kids Thomas And Peter
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    When three friends are pressured by the government and each other, what choices will they make to strengthen or weaken their friendship? When people are pressured into things, does the character change? Is it a good or bad way. In the movie "Swing Kids" Peter, Thomas, and Aarvid made choices that reflect the strengths and weaknesses of their friendship. Peter is almost the head of there little group, and the choices he makes determines what everyone else thinks and does. For example, Peter is se...
  • Peter The Great 4
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    In 1682, Sophia Romanov sent her palace guards to get rid of her 'heirs'; and other conflicts with her reign. Luckily, her two brothers 16 year old Ivan, and 10 year old Peter escaped with there step-mother. Later on, Sophia declared that both Peter and Ivan are the czars of Russia. In 1689, Sophia lost the mobility of her legs. She had her guards, once again try and kill Peter. The guards, realizing that Peter was in communication with the Gods, didn't touch Peter for they feared the wrath of G...
  • Bush Boy Peter Mary Aborigine
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    Walkabout- 1/4-In this section of the book Peter and Mary wake up to find themselves stranded in the Australian Outback due their plane crashing. The pilot and the other passengers were killed when the plane exploded, but Peter and Mary got out just in time. Then they began to wander in search of food in a nearby gully. Mary and Peter woke up the next day and walked forward through the gully. Then found a fruit called quondong. Later Peter thought he heard something and turned around the find a...
  • On The Beach Commander Towers
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    In the beginning of this story you meet Peter Holmes, who is a Lieutenant Commander in the RAN (Royal Australia Navy). Next, you meet Mary Holmes, his wife, and their baby daughter, Jennifer. Peter has to go to a city called Melbourne to have a meeting with the Admiral of the Navy. At the meeting they inform Peter that he will be a Liaison Officer on the submarine U. S. S. Scorpion and for the Commander of the submarine, Dwight Towers. Peter starts to worry about his family and how long he woul...
  • The Veldt Peter And Wendy
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    The Veldt In the book The Illustrated Man by Ray Bradbury, there are many short stories one of these being "The Veldt." The story is told by tattoos on a traveling man's body. Another man watches the stories occur during the night. Peter and Wendy are convinced that they can do anything to get what they want no matter what the consequences. Peter and Wendy are brother and sister, they live with their parents in a happy life home. The house is electronic and fully automated. The children's room h...
  • Peter In Progress Pan Child Fantasy
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    "He is a man because of his age, a child because of his acts" Peter Pan epitomizes the "immature male" in today's society. In the story, Peter's age was not specified. He was only referred to as the boy who would never grow up. On a superficial reading, one could translate that attribute physically, but essentially it talks about the character's mental set-up. "If I don't think about it, it will go away; if I think it will be different, then it will be"Peter Pan symbolizes the essence of youthfu...
  • Brought Change To His Friends Peter Play Williamson
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    Change is an ongoing part of life, everything and everyone changes. In David Williamson's play Money and Friends we see change in the main character of Peter. Peter's change can be seen in his decision to be honest and later vindictive as well as his change of thoughts about his friends and friendships. These changes also have some important and positive effects on the other characters in the play, such as Penny, Alex, Vicki, Margaret and Conrad. One technique that Williamson uses in his play to...
  • Peter Life College One
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    "Independence and the Inward I" is an essay recollecting Rodinone's life changing transition. From being on the streets, doing nothing with his life, to college learning the value of education. It takes a life frightening experience for him to realize that he was going in the wrong direction. As a youth Peter believed that hanging out with friends, drinking alcohol and taking drugs, was a reasonable way to life his life. Enough though he was a reasonable intelligent individual he would not take...
  • Bronze Horseman Peter Yevgeni City
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    Binary Images In? The Bronze Horseman? Essay, Binary Images In? The Bronze Horseman? Alexandr Pushkin? s poem? The Bronze Horseman? is a seemingly glorious narrative of the solidity of the great city of Petrograd. The work extols Peter the Great and his awesome achievement of constructing a shining new city whose beauty is contrasted with the paleness of its predecessor, Moscow. At first, the poem gives Peter a mythological quality and emphasizes his position as a national hero. ? The Bronze Hor...