Gabriel Dumont

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  • Boer War In Canada

    between the Metis and the North West Mounted Police. Louis Riel continued to lead the rebellions and formed a provisional government with himself and titled him as president as well as Gabriel Dumont as general. The Battle of Duck Lake was led by Dumont with a successful victory against the NWMP. Metis sacrificed 5 dead and 3 wounded while the NWMP suffered 10 dead and 10 wounded soldiers. This battle politically impacted Canada by forcing the “federal government and Canadian society in general [where the rebellions] now crossed the line” (Destinies p.102). After the victory of the Battle of Duck Lake, the English and the French of Canada both support the idea to end the Rebellions. With more 300 troops led by Major General Frederick Middleton they were able to fight against the Rebellions which was known as the Battle of Batoche. The weapons used by the soldiers under the command of Middleton used Artillery and Gatling guns, while the Metis under Dumont’s command was poorly equipped. During the morning of May 9th, the Battle of Batoche began. The battle continued for three days soon became to an end with the victory of Middleton. It was estimated that eight soldiers from Middleton’s force died during the battle and 51 rebels killed. As a result, Louis Riel surrendered and was executed while Dumont fled to the United States. The North-West Rebellions led to many complex situations for Canada. This impacted the concept of ethnic divisions because these battles were a group…

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  • Latour D Auvergne Triptych Essay

    The Latour d’Auvergne Triptych, also called the Annunciation with Saints and Donors is a three part, wood panel that depicts the Annunciation of the Angel Gabriel to Mary that she is to be the mother of Christ as described in the Gospel of Luke. As a foldable triptych, the art has remained amazingly well preserved without any conservation efforts, however, additional scanning and research had exposed some interesting changes and edits made to the image that are otherwise invisible to the naked…

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  • The Annunciation Analysis

    The items in the room are all painted with extreme detail from the items in the back to the folds of the clothing on the two figures on the front. The whole room is filled with these detailed items like the candles in the front of the painting and the window and pot that are more in the back. The figures that are to the front are Mary (who is on the left) and the archangel Gabriel and this is the scene where Gabriel tells Mary that she will be blessed with God’s son. The figures are both big and…

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  • Innovation Theory

    CBT was a good alternative as initial treatment for mild to moderate depression (White, Dudley-Brown & Terhaar, 2016). Through this change of practice, the innovators were administrators and executives of the organization that adopted CBT recommendations and diffused it through the practice. The practice leaders followed through with the implementation and were known as early adopters. The early majority were the office managers. The late majority were the rest of the providers. The laggards…

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  • Analyzing Keane's 'Somewhere Only We Know'

    Songs are one of the most powerful expressions of a writers emotions. The lyrics flow leaves a map of the thoughts the writer is pouring out for all to hear. The song “Somewhere Only We Know” by Keane gives a nostalgic feeling of growing up and leaving a carefree life behind. This transition is hard for everyone who come upon it. Keane stresses this with his words, allowing every listener to hear that it is harder than anyone believes to give up the life they once knew. He shows the agony one…

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  • Los Angeles Advantages And Disadvantages

    We chose Los Angeles to be the home of the Stingrays because Los Angeles is one of the only biggest cities in the country that doesn 't have a football team there, but also Los Angeles is one of the wealthiest cities in America, and it 's also surrounded by wealthy cities such as, San Jose and Silicon Valley. The average age in Los Angeles is about 34 which means most of the people in the Los Angeles region are employed. The average household income is about $55,000 which shows that families can…

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  • Gabriel Garcia Marquez Magical Realism Essay

    Gabriel Garcia Marquez,one of the best Latin American writers of our generation and with a unique written style. Gabriel Garcia Marquez is known as the writer of the magical realism. Consequently, his magical realism can be found in his short stories that reflect situations related with our current humanity. Gabriel Garcia Marquez, one of the most important writers in our period, who was characterized by writing about a magical realism in our epoch. As a result, his unique style can be…

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  • The Symbolism Of Magic In The Cliff By Charles Baxter

    Magic is the belief in supernaturalism, the belief that there is something beyond the ordinary. Magic is often portrayed as power and knowledge, and thus awarded to those who are worthy. In “The Cliff” by Charles Baxter, magic is portrayed as tradition. In the short story, a young boy and an old man, not distinguishable by name, drive to an unidentified spot along the coastline of California where the old man would teach the boy magic. More specifically, how to fly. Flying would give the boy a…

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  • The Handsomest Drowned Man In The World

    The two short stories, “A Very Old Man with Enormous Wings: A Tale for Children” and “The Handsomest Drowned Man in the World,” both by Gabriel Garcia Marquez, have many clear similarities between them. The two tales incorporate supernatural beings who arrive in a foreign village, and the reactions the villagers have upon the creature's arrival. In the tale “A Very Old Man with Enormous Wings: A Tale for Children,” the descriptions about the supernatural character portray an odd and powerless…

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  • Personal Narrative Essay: The Red Box Canyon

    On this weekend, our leader Mario had selected Red Box Canyon which is situated on the West Fork of the San Gabriel River. We were headed for The Valley Forge Campground. A round trip hike of around six miles in and out. We had planned to stay over night and pack out on Sunday. We had a full group with us, besides ourselves, there was Ralph and his brother, Kevin, Jim Spencer and his son Tim, and Mark Cook. This is an excellent trail shaded by a forest canopy of oak,spruce, and alders.The trail…

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