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    Bre-X History

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    Bre-X was a major corporation in Canada and was known for mining minerals, metals and gold. Bre-X Minerals Ltd. was a major part of Bre-X Corporation based in Calgary, Alberta. It was found by David Walsh in 1988 and made it the subsidiary of Bre-X. A year later after Walsh found the subsidiary company, Bre-X went public on the Alberta Stock Exchange (ASE) at 30¢ per share. In 1993, Walsh contacted John Felderhof, a Canadian explorer and geologist, to help purchase the rights to some property in Indonesia. Felderhof was known for his involvement in the discovering of enormous copper and gold mine in Papua New Guinea. The two had previously met in 1983 in Indonesia, while Felderhof was working for an Australian company. (Waldie, 2009). The two…

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    stock. Apple Inc. is a multinational technology company that designs, develops, and sells consumer electronics, computer software, and online services (Wikipedia, 2016). You would think that the company that brought us the iPhone would always perform steadily, but that was not the case during my time in the stock market. Apple’s stock was on a rollercoaster ride for the majority of the game, but ended down at $109.99 on the final day. A decline in sales of the all enduring iPhone and the iPad…

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    Barrick Gold Case Study

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    Period. 8 The Barrick Gold Corporation is an example of an unethical company. This company is no for being the largest gold mining company on earth. There headquarters is in Toronto and Canada, they have jobs set up in Argentina, Australia, Canada, Chile, and the United States. This company has been voted to be in the top 12 unethical companies in the world. They got accused of creating mining operation space by torching families homes and towns. Also were accused for having no time to gather…

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    Alchemist Essay

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    Ancient and Modern."). Ancient Egypt, Alexandria, had become a cultural hub for commerce, tradesmen, and all manner of people and ideas (Principe 9). The idea of alchemists stumbling toward their next discovery is refuted by the existence of techniques and operations that were fundamental to an alchemist’s primary goal of transmutation. The smelting of metals and the making of alloys was a fundamental and already established framework in Egypt…

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    answer is clear and concise; governing officials would no longer be hired on a salary, instead they would be paid in food for their families and even housing for them to stay in. I would even go so far as to argue that incumbents hired under these pretenses would be less corruptible and more morally driven. Government owned mines and farms would bring in the precious metals, livestock, and crops needed to feed and fund a needy society. Farm workers in my utopia are given housing, precious…

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    Moon Shadow In China

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    In China, there was a boy named Moon Shadow. Moon Shadow has never seen his dad before because, when he was born his father was in the land of the golden mountain. One day one of the family's cousins came to bring a letter from Moon Shadows dad, saying that he wants Moon Shadow to come back with Hand Clap to the land of the Golden Mountain( San Francisco). When he gets to San Francisco Moon Shadow, his father Windrider, his uncle's, Hand Clap, And Bright Star start a company. The company is a…

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    food and water. he says in the book that he could kill them one by one and they would not notice as they are so trusting towards him.“If I became a monster today, and decided to kill them, one by one, they would become aware only after most of the flock had been slaughtered, thought the boy. They trust me, and they’ve forgotten how to rely on their own instincts, because I lead them to nourishment.” they symbolize people like the crystal merchant and the baker who do not pursue their own…

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    Even though Midas was a very wealthy king he still wasn’t satisfied with the riches he had, so he asked to have a golden touch, turning everything into gold, literally food and everything he touched, which he soon realized he couldn’t even eat anything without it turning to gold. Loy states, “today this simple yet profound story is even more relevant than it was an ancient Greece”(Loy 26). To bring his point across, I agree with Loy, because today no matter how much money some people have and…

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    Illustrating that no amount of wealth was going to shift her way of thinking and pursuing her faith. Spirit was all for living in the way of how god wanted. She explains that by living in the puritan lifestyle there was a place that they could acquire. Spirit remarks a place typified as heaven and she describes “the streets are thereof transparent Gold” (224). Coming to the conclusion that whatever the world had there was to be much greater goods in heaven. The recompense would be worth it, if…

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    One day Badger and Otter where in the cherry orchard. They were searching for food when they noticed a young man going into a shed with a basket full of freshly picked cherries. They both wanted those cherries, but they knew that the man would not just give them the cherries. So they came up with a plan to trick the man into giving them the cherries. They took pieces of wood, carved them to look like coins and painted them gold. Badger and Otter approached the man and ask for the basket of…

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