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  • Shambaa People
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    I gained a personal interest in the Shambaa Tribe when one if its members Mufika Badu came and spoke to our high school peer-group. I learned a lot of very interesting things about the people of the Shambaa tribe and the different aspects of their culture, and how they differ from the every day culture that I am exposed to. The Shambaa, also referred to as the Shambala, are a Bantu people found mainly on the West Usa mbara mountain range in Tanzania. Their language is Shambala. The homeland of t...
  • Leopold
    323 words
    In the 1880's, as the European powers were carving up Africa, King Leopold II of Belgium seized for himself the vast and mostly unexplored territory surrounding the Congo River. Carrying out a genocidal plundering of the Congo, he looted its rubber, brutalized its people, and ultimately slashed its population by ten million -- all the while shrewdly cultivating his reputation as a great humanitarian. Heroic efforts to expose these crimes eventually led to the first great human rights movement of...
  • Emperor Haile Selassie
    796 words
    Haile Selassie Haile Selassie who was believed to be a descendant from the line of David by Solomon, was a symbol to the black man. He exhibited that the black man had the capacity to be strong. This image that Selassie provided, was contrary to what blacks saw in Ethiopia, despite, Ethiopia being a black nation that had been independent for thousands of years. As a result of his assumed decadency and what he embodied, both Ethiopian's and Jamaican's assigned him as their savior. Within "Classic...
  • Milanion Set Eyes On Atalanta
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    I. Summary of the Story Atlanta Her father had wanted a son, and when Atalanta was born, he rejected her and ordered to put her out on the mountains, and let her die. So the servants put her out on the mountains. There a she-bear came along, and took a a fancy to the strange little thing, and fed her with her own milk. By and by some haunters passed that way, and found her, and saved her, and brought her up. She became a hard woman, like her hard father, and like the hard life she was force to l...
  • Tombs And Pyramids Of The Egyptian Pharaohs
    995 words
    King Tutankhamun lived over 3,300 years ago during a period known as the New Kingdom. This period of time was called the New Kingdom because it was when the pharaohs united upper and lower Egypt into one kingdom with the capital being Memphis near current day Cairo. The reason I chose to write a research paper on King Tut is because he is one of the most well known pharaohs of ancient Egypt. Tutankhamun is most well known only by the discovery of his intact tomb in 1922 by Howard Carter and Lord...
  • Quest To Retrieve A Magic Potion
    437 words
    Pulsar's Quest To Retrieve The Magic Potion This is an adventure about a young boy named Pulsar, who was on a quest to retrieve a magic potion to cure the King's daughter. Legend says an Evil Water God named Aquarius fiercely guards this potion. During Pulsar's quest to trace the magic potion he crosses many life and death situations. In his travels he encounters evil Trolls whom Pulsar has to battle with to the death. Pulsar also makes friends with a Gnome named Ferr a who decides to help Pulsa...
  • First English People
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    New England, like most europeans protestant could scarcely imagine conversion without literacy. young people read the Bible to feel the quickening of God's Grace, and Saints often recorded their lapses and spiritual insights. So wrote a monk in the Anglo-Saxon Chronicles many centuries ago. The fifth to ninth centuries were some of the most turbulent of British history. This was the time when England was born, the time of Henge st and Horsa, King Arthur, Beowulf, Red wald of Sutton Hoo, St. Augu...

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