You are welcome to search the collection of free essays and research papers. Thousands of coursework topics are available. Buy unique, original custom papers from our essay writing service.

14 results found, view free essays on page:

  • Major Reforms In Macedonia Under Philip
    1,446 words
    The internal reforms that took place under Philip, strengthened Macedonia and enabled him to conquer the Greek states. Philip used the League of Corinth to consolidate and maintain his power through terms of peace. To test the validity of this hypothesis we must look at three things: The major reforms in Macedonia under Philip How Philip went about conquering the Greek states The policies and terms under which the League of Corinth operated Following the death of Perdiccas, Philip came to the th...
  • Philip The Low Countries
    2,253 words
    King of Spain, only son of the Emperor Charles V, and Isabella of Portugal, b. at Valladolid, 21 May, 1527; d. at the Escorial, 13 Sept., 1598. He was carefully educated in the sciences, learned French and Latin, though he never spoke anything but Castilian, and also showed much interest in architecture and music. In 1543 he married his cousin, Maria of: Portugal, who died at the birth of Don Carlos (1535). He was appointed regent of Spain with a council by Charles V. In 1554 he married Mary Tud...
  • Louis XIV And Philip II
    1,773 words
    The palace of Versailles was built by Louis XIV of France (1643-1715), and the Escorial was built by Philip II of Spain (1556-1598). By examining the aerial and frontal facades of these two palaces, it may be seen that there were many similarities and differences between the two kings perception and practice of monarchy. Each king set his own goals for his life, and concluded as to how a monarch ought to behave. Both Louis XIV and Philip II had religious duties to pay attention to, organized the...
  • Six Philips Product Divisions
    318 words
    A Year of Transformation The year 2001 was one of transformation for Philips generally and, in particular, for Philips in the United States. During the year Philips completed a $5 billion, three-year acquisition program for Philips Medical Systems with the purchase of Agilent's healthcare business and Marconi's medical imaging business. The result is a new Philips Medical Systems, the global number two player in medical diagnostic imaging equipment. In the United States, Philips Medical has beco...
  • Prayer St Philip
    946 words
    Saint Philip Neri was born in Florence, Italy, in the year 1515. He was the oldest son of Francis Neri and Lucretia Sold i, both descendants of Tuscan families. He was kind hearted as a kid and soon became known as Philip the Good - 'the good Pip po. ' As a child, he studied philosophy and later he to oka comprehensive course in theology. With fourteen companions, he created the Confraternity of the Most Holy Trinity for looking after pilgrims and convalescents. The members met for Communion, pr...
  • Philip To The Principal's Office
    597 words
    Nothing but the Truth By: Avi Philip Malloy is a high school student. He is in the ninth grade at Harrison High School in New Hampshire. The story begins when Philip keeps humming the Star-Spangled Banner everyday in his homeroom class during the morning news and announcements. Philip is in Mr. Lunser's homeroom class. The faculty rule is that everyone is to be silent and stand up respectfully during the playing of the national anthem. Teachers and other students thought it was annoying and star...
  • King Richard
    445 words
    King Richard 1st was called Coeur de Lion, which means Lion Hearted. He was born in Oxford, England 1157. He was the third son of Henry 2nd and Eleanor of Aquitaine. While Richard was still a baby he was betrothed to daughter of the French king Louis VII, and in 1172 he was given the duchy of Aquitaine in France, his mother's inheritance. As a child he spent his time protecting his interests from his father. Richard turned out to be a brilliant solider. When he became king in 1189, he set out on...
  • Night At Dinner Philip And His Mother
    676 words
    I read the book After the Bomb. I though this was a great book. The beginning of the book went slow. It was not very interesting. Philip is the main character. He likes to play the guitar and he likes girls. Matt, Philips, older brother is dating the girl he likes Cara. Cara is a popular girl at school. The book takes place in a town in the outskirts of Los Angeles, California. Throughout the book Philip is trying to keep his family alive. The book starts in Philips room when he is playing his g...
  • Philips Aunt And Uncle
    1,310 words
    Family, love, and friendships are a few of the many colorful threads that are taken and woven into a tapestry of life. Every person one meets on the way will influence the patterns of that tapestry. Every incident, be it tragic or cheerful, will guide the shuttle to take on new directions. With this in mind, William Somerset Maughams autobiographical novel Of Human Bondage offers the reader a first person perspective on the first thirty years of a young mans life. Philip Carey was born with a cl...
  • Philip II Of Macedon
    2,229 words
    The year was 359 BC. Greece, though weary from constant internal struggling still had supreme power over the Hellenistic world. Persia, though it had suffered large setback in the Persian Wars more then a century before was still a menacing force. The Barbarian State of Macedon was led by warrior kings who aspired to be Greek, yet ruled over a feudal society that was as multicultural as any of its time. Good morning Miss Boston and class. Today's seminar will conclusively prove to you the statem...
  • Its Salt Water Battery
    2,340 words
    english-creative writing Quo Vadis (Latin For Where Do You Go) His arm was tattooed in black ink with the word Alpha. Behind his ears, there were instructions for both shut down and generator functions. These were handy in the Sears Catalog days before The Pollution. The days when playgrounds were full of laughing children were over. By at least two hundred years, they were over. The dry Nevada air whipped his synthetic hair into his eyes. He blinked it out. Before The Pollution, he was known as...
  • Relationship Between Alexander And Philip
    899 words
    In 336 BC Philip of Macedonia was murdered. The murder of Philip was surrounded by many major events. These events were some of the motives for Alexander and Olympias wanting Philip dead. We know it was not Olympias and Alexander who pierced the knife through Philip, as that was Pausanias. However it seems more than likely that they both, or even just one, may have been whispering in his ear. Pausanias of Orestis was Philip's ex-lover, who was replaced by another man also called Pausanias. Pausa...
  • Philip's Family Wasn't The Only People
    761 words
    After the Bomb, written by Gloria Miklowitz, is a thrilling novel that takes place before, during, and after a bomb, which supposedly was sent from Russia by accident. The disastrous happening alters all of Los Angeles and surrounding cities. Philip Singer, a teenager, is in a position as leader of the family. His brother, Matt, is awfully sick, possibly from radiation, his father was away at work during the blast and for all Philip knows he might be dead, and his mother was badly injured and ne...
  • Big Help To Philip
    1,705 words
    After The bomb Setting In this story they had been using the following places. Bunker – it is a small room underground, out side the house which is use for any emergency. It just happened that Philip was in the room and playing with guitar and his brother Matt looking for him and found him in the room, and Cara followed in. School Gym? here where a party. Vista Del Valle? a village where Cara live. Philip always slowdown whenever he ran past by here. Basement of Mr. Giamo's House? here whe...

14 results found, view free essays on page: