• Stark Wilson Shane Change Scrooge
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    In Jack Schaefer's novel Shane, Jack Schaefer states his opinion on peoples ability to change. Shane says to Bob, "A man is what he is, Bob, and there's no breaking the mold." Jack Schaefer supports this quote by making Shane return to his old method of dealing with problems. When Shane first arrived he was dressed in all black. Shane later tells the Starrett family that he was a gunfighter in his past. Later in the novel you can tell that Shane is to avoid his past, Shane begins to dress in col...
  • Reggae Music Jamaican Rhythms
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    Music has always been an important factor in the lives of Jamaicans and other West Indians. As rock music's popularity spread around the world, virtually every nation had its own rock performers. Jamaica produced reggae music. By the 1950 s Jamaican youth were more interested in listening to American music, widely heard by radio stations in the US south, and sound systems. Reggae rhythms are tremendously complex, the music features songs about poverty, politics, and Rastafarianism, the Jamaica b...
  • The Story Of Bob Marley And The Wailers
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    Bob Marley is the greatest musician that a third world country has ever produced. His songs touched the lives of millions and his constant message of peace helped to shape Jamaica's future. His breakthroughs in Reggae also helped in the formation of Rap and Rhythm and Blues. In the year 1944, Captain Nor vol Marley married young Jamaican girl named Ce della Booker. On February 6, 1945 at two thirty in the morning their son, Robert Nesta Marley, otherwise known as Bob Marley was born in his gran...