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  • Personal Narrative Essay: Death Of A Fisher Girl

    I remember it like it was yesterday. It was the summer right before I started high school. My Cousins are visiting for the 4th of july. My dad says, “How would you like to go on a fishing trip son?” I had never gone fishing before so I said, “Of Course!” The next day me,my dad, cousin, my uncle, and my neighbors drove out to niantic seaport and got on a charter boat. On the side it read The Grumpa! “The grumpa,” I thought, “what a silly name.” We got on the boat and a short blonde teenager came…

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  • How Did The Roman Influence Greek Architecture

    seen in the Romanesque style, through the prominent use of roman developments like columns and rounded arches. These roman developments allowed the Romanesque style to learn and create developments in architecture like barrel vaults, piers supporting vaults, and groin vaults. Because of these architectural achievements Romanesque architecture is considered the first major architectural style developed after the collapse of the Roman…

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  • Moon: Theia Impact Or Big Splash Theory

    can be. The celestial sphere is the plain in which we see the stars and constellations move. Although the earth rotates from West to East, we see the sky moving from East to West. The idea is that stars are in fixed positions and moving around the pole star, but in reality it is the perspective of an individual based on their location. The Zenith is the point directly above you. The Nadir is the point directly below you. The Horizon is the lowest place you…

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  • Santa Research Paper

    The Truth About Santa Currently, the Postal Office has a program called “Letters from Santa”. This program allows parents send their children’s letters addressed to Santa Claus, North Pole. They also send the response from Santa in the same envelope, and the Post Office return the response to the kids. In addition, the Postal Service has a program named “Operation Santa”, in which, many postal employees respond to the letters by providing a written response signed by Santa, while other Post…

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  • The Haida Culture

    Haida Culture The First Nation people who lived on the coastal bays/inlets of Haida Gwai in BC were the Haida culture. They were skilled traders and seafarers. They are known for their mostly known by their totem poles and their art work. They all of the Haida people belonged to two social groups. The two groups were the Raven and Eagle and also known as clans or moieties. Each family of a village was an independent entity. Clan membership was matrilineal. A group contained more than 20…

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  • The Haida Gwaii Tribe

    The Haida people are an aboriginal tribe that inhabit the northwest coast of British Columbia and Has of Alaska. They are an isolated people that rarely come in contact with civilization. They also live throughout the islands of Haida Gwaii, which means “islands of the people”. The geography of the Haida’s mainland affects their culture because, it affects the animals that can be hunted for food, it makes them need to be able to travel over water, and the climate affects the shelter they need.…

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  • Elf The Broadway Musical Analysis

    On November 10 I attended Elf the Broadway Musical written by David Berrenbaum and directed by Sam Scalamoni. I attended Elf the Broadway Musical which was put on by Texas A&M University and MSC OPAS. Elf the Broadway Musical was a comedic musical that appealed to audience members of any ages including a range from myself a college student to the family of four sitting next to me. Elf the Broadway Musical was a delight surprise, since I had seen Elf (film) I expected the play to appeal more to a…

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  • Ernest Shackleton Research Paper

    to the South Pole. He returned home, became…

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  • Personal Essay: If You Were Stranded On An Island

    alone on this island. There are no stores. However coconuts are on your island. This shows your ability to dream. Even as insignificant the coconuts are to your island, it shows your vision of an island. Yours is tropical in nature. Not in the North Pole. Which means that you have a warm nature about you. You are also silly, which is a good trait to have. You can laugh at yourself. You don 't have to share your answers with me, but if you were with your friends and wanted to have a deep…

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  • Antarctic Shackleton's 1914 Endurance Expedition

    On November 12, 1969, six women went on a ski-equipped LC-130 and were escorted to the pole. All six women were advised to jump off the plane at the exact same moment so that way all could claim to be one of the first women to reach the pole. Pam Young, Jean Pearson, Terry Terrell, Lois Jones, Eileen McSaveney, and Kay Lindsay had made history for women by setting foot at the bottom of the world. For Jones, the…

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