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    John Smith, of Jamestown 1607, faced the difficulties of weather, starvation and the new people of the Native American tribes. He wasn’t the only one who had faces these difficulties, for John Winthrop, a man who took the voyage in 1630 to sail on the Arbella across the Atlantic Ocean for nine weeks. Yet, another memorable member of the 17th century colonial literature would be Jonathan Edwards, who encounters weather and natural disaster in a completely different form than the others. John Winthrop wrote a complete scripture about his voyage, journalling all accounts of the weather and ongoings of how people acted on the ship, “This night was very stormy. All the time of the storm few of our people were sick... and there appeared to be no fear...(Winthrop)”. Most often, Winthrop would record how the wind strength varies everyday. Also, cold, rough weather would occur. Winthrop records, also, when people fall overboard or sightings of other ships, although times like these are rare.…

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    John Smith lived a life that we could only experience by watching a movie. After his father died Smith packed up and left jump starting his life of heroism, and chaos. He experienced a sea-battle and being captured countless times. Even though he was the youngest amongst the other leaders it wasn’t his age that made him different it was his experience, “John Smith was also the most travelled, the most experienced, and the most educated – at least in the practical training more relevant to the…

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    John Smith sought adventure. William Bradford sought freedom. Both men had adventurous lives. But John Smith is still better. John Smith was born into a farmers family. He didn’t want to be a farmer, he sought adventure. So, he ran away to become a sailor at thirteen. His parents stopped him, however, and shipped him off to become a merchant boy. John quit at age sixteen, shortly after his father died, and his mother re-married. He became a mercenary, and became a good soldier. When the war he…

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    Kwon 1 Tony Kwon Mr. Rasmussen Language art 12 Octobor 2015 Life About John Smith John smith was a explorer born in January 1580, Willoughby, United Kingdom and died at June 21, 1631, London, United Kingdom. When he was young he attended school like other boys in that time but when he turned 13 he decided to become sailer. But father wanted that John smith become apprentice. In 1596 when his father passed out , he stasted to sail for france, Two years later, he sailed on Mediterranean Sea as…

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    Captain John Smith was born January 1580 they don't know the actually date, in Willoughby, United Kingdom. Cap. Smith decided to have a life of combat and served with the English Army abroad. He eventually had made his way to America to help govern the British Colony of Jamestown. Smith was captured and enslaved, he was sent to what is now Istanbul and served a kindhearted mistress, who didn't want him as her slave, so she sent him to her brothers to do farm work. After receiving harsh treatment…

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    Individual: Up to 1763 John Smith was an English soldier and adventurer and was the first one to draw the map of the Chesapeake Bay and New England. He went to Virginia and Chesapeake Bay in 1608 and 1609. When the settlers and Smith arrived in Jamestown, he taught them how to farm and work to get the colony growing. There were times where the Powhatan Indians attacked the colony, and, because of that Smith was hurt and had to go back to England. Pocahontas was an Indian who was given to the…

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    John Smith As A President

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    Challenges such as deciding how to educate the children and young people today, economic complications, social predicaments all need to be addressed and accounted for. Presidents do not have to be people of a wealthy or high status, they can be normal people too. Common people can rise to presidency given the qualifications. John Smith is a common person who understands the common people. America needs a president who can understand and represent the people’s needs. Though there are always…

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    John Locke Economist In modern time, economies that are alive and well today are based off of the teachings of centuries of different countries methods and a handful of philosophers. John Locke is one of those philosophers, another one of those famous philosophers was Adam Smith. Both Adam Smith and John Locke were great economists during their times. John Locke focused more on natural rights for citizens and having a government to serve the people. Adam Smith focused on self interest and how…

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    In the film John Smith wants peace with the Indians. In the real history of Smith he was more aggressive with Indians. In Exploring American Histories Hewit states “he argued that intimidating the Indians was the way to win Powhatan’s respect.”(36) In the movie he jumps in front of a gunshot to save Powhatan’s life and that is how smith gains Powhatan’s respect. In Historical events when Smith comes to negotiate with Powhatan and they do not go well, Powhatan plans on killing Smith and respect…

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    Adam Smith and John Maynard Keynes are two of the most famous and influential economists of all time. They both understood the fundamental economic insight that the key to economic prosperity is to keep money circulating. However, they are mainly thought of as being on opposing sides of most economic philosophies. It is essential to first analyze each economist for their own theories and practices. Then, to contrast the two in order to fully grasp their economic philosophies and to portray why…

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