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Burmese Days

by George Orwell

Lesson Plans: Burmese Days - Short Answer Questions

Text: of the chapter? 19. What distinguishing mark does John Flory have on his body? 20. Who is Flo? 21

Paul Flory

Biography: Paul Flory - Paul Flory

Title: Paul Flory - Paul Flory

Text: Paul Flory (1910-1985), founder of the science of polymers, was a researcher in macronuclear

The Broken Spears 2007 Revised Edition: The Aztec Account of the Conquest of Mexico

by Miguel León-Portilla

Study Guide: The Broken Spears 2007 Revised Edition: The Aztec Account of the Conquest of Mexico - Objects/Places

Title: The Broken Spears 2007 Revised Edition: The Aztec Account of the Conquest of Mexico - Objects

Text: lusted after, asking for more of it even after they conquered the city. Acachinanco This is where Cortes

Genghis Khan and the Making of the Modern World

by Jack Weatherford

Study Guide: Genghis Khan and the Making of the Modern World - Style

Title: Genghis Khan and the Making of the Modern World - Style

Text: , explains how Genghis Khan and his descendants conquered most of the known world. Chapter 4, Spitting on the

Old Ironsides

by Oliver Wendell Holmes

Study Guide: Old Ironsides - Poem Text

Text: below, No more shall feel the victor's tread, Or know the conquered knee;— The harpies of the

The Kentucky Cycle

by Robert Schenkkan

Study Guide: The Kentucky Cycle - Compare & Contrast

Title: The Kentucky Cycle - Compare & Contrast

Text: gender discrimination are being enforced. 1700s: Slavery is common in the early years of the United

A Clash of Kings

by George R. R. Martin

Study Guide: A Clash of Kings - Chapter 66, Sansa and Chapter 67, Theon

Title: A Clash of Kings - Chapter 66, Sansa and Chapter 67, Theon

Text: Greyjoy is still trying to reclaim some of the glory he felt when he conquered Winterfell, but he feels it

A Discourse on Inequality

by Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Study Guide: A Discourse on Inequality - Chapter 2, A Discourse on the Moral Effects of the Arts and Sciences, Part II

Title: A Discourse on Inequality - Chapter 2, A Discourse on the Moral Effects of the Arts and Sciences

Text: examples, such as the monarchy of Cyrus and the Franks being conquered by the Gauls. >Artists love

The Innocent

by Ian McEwan

Study Guide: The Innocent - Topics for Discussion

Title: The Innocent - Topics for Discussion

Text: the novel's thematic exploration of the relationship between conqueror and conquered. >Discuss how

The Epic of Gilgamesh

by Anonymous

Study Guide: The Epic of Gilgamesh - Critical Essay #14

Title: The Epic of Gilgamesh - Critical Essay #14

Text: whom he conquered Humbaba and the Bull of Heaven—that he fears death, and that he seeks

All But My Life

by Gerda Weissmann Klein

Lesson Plans: All But My Life - Object Descriptions

Text: This section provides a short description of all the major objects in the book. This can be printed

A Boy Called H

by Kappa Senoh

Study Guide: A Boy Called H - Sources

Text: , pp. 91-97. Sweeney, Michael S., Secrets of Victory: The Office of Censorship and the American Press

Flags of Our Fathers

by James Bradley (author)

Study Guide: Flags of Our Fathers - Chapter Thirteen: We Gave Our Today

Title: Flags of Our Fathers - Chapter Thirteen: We Gave Our Today

Text: Twenty-eighth Marines along the dangerous east coast. As Mike led a small group of Marines across the

Who Wrote the Bible?

by Richard Elliott Friedman

Study Guide: Who Wrote the Bible? - Objects/Places

Title: Who Wrote the Bible? - Objects/Places

Text: . Judah The ancient Kingdom of Judah existed until 587 B.C. when the Babylonians conquered it. Authors D

Brand

by Henrik Ibsen

Study Guide: Brand - Act 2, Scene 2, Part 1

Text: possibility can be found in his conversation with Agnes, in which Brand seems focused more on the glory of his

Zorba the Greek

by Nikos Kazantzakis

Study Guide: Zorba the Greek - Chapter 15

Title: Zorba the Greek - Chapter 15

Text: Chapter 15 Summary On a stroll down a mountain path, the narrator comes to the ruins of a Minoan

The World's Great Speeches

by Lewis Copeland

Study Guide: The World's Great Speeches - World Affairs and the Second World War

Title: The World's Great Speeches - World Affairs and the Second World War

Text: the appearance of neutrality. He says that Italy could have conquered other countries but that he

The Mauritius Command

by Patrick O'Brian

Study Guide: The Mauritius Command - Chapters 9 and 10

Title: The Mauritius Command - Chapters 9 and 10

Text: brutal Corbett is dead—had been killed by his own men, apparently, during the opening moments of

Family Ties

by Clarice Lispector

Study Guide: Family Ties - Literary Heritage

Text: narratives of the conquered native Indian peoples as well as the European conquerors themselves, and later

Hymn to Beauty

by Charles Baudelaire

Study Guide: Hymn to Beauty - Compare and Contrast

Text: the early years of the century, rules France as a dictator, taking for himself the name Napoleon III

A World Lit Only by Fire: The Medieval Mind and the Renaissance: Portrait of an Age

by William Manchester

Study Guide: A World Lit Only by Fire: The Medieval Mind and the Renaissance: Portrait of an Age - Quotes

Title: A World Lit Only by Fire: The Medieval Mind and the Renaissance: Portrait of an Age - Quotes

Text: faith, and the certitude of everlasting glory, are forever gone." (Chapter 3, p. 292).

How the Irish Saved Civilization

by Thomas Cahill

Lesson Plans: How the Irish Saved Civilization - Eight Week Quiz D

Title: How the Irish Saved Civilization - Eight Week Quiz D

Text: ) Holy Rollers.C) Green Martyrs.D) Irish Professors. 2. Who is the author of How the Irish Saved

The 12th Planet

by Zecharia Sitchin

Study Guide: The 12th Planet - Chapter 2, The Sudden Civilization

Title: The 12th Planet - Chapter 2, The Sudden Civilization

Text: Chapter 2, The Sudden Civilization Summary and Analysis Sitchin traces the history of Western

Peer Gynt

by Henrik Ibsen

Lesson Plans: Peer Gynt - Character Descriptions

Text: This section provides a short description of all the major characters in the book. This can be

Sharpe's Trafalgar: Richard Sharpe and the Battle of Trafalgar, October 21, 1805

by Bernard Cornwell

Lesson Plans: Sharpe's Trafalgar: Richard Sharpe and the Battle of Trafalgar, October 21, 1805 - Eight Week Quiz F

Title: Sharpe's Trafalgar: Richard Sharpe and the Battle of Trafalgar, October 21, 1805 - Eight Week Quiz

Text: ) Torture.C) Conquer.D) Rob. 4. What does Lord William want Sharpe's opinion on? A) The fighting abiities of

Gates of Fire

by Steven Pressfield

Study Guide: Gates of Fire - Book 7: Leonidas, Chapter 30 - 34

Title: Gates of Fire - Book 7: Leonidas, Chapter 30 - 34

Text: forces from conquered countries. The men have no love of Xerxes and no will to fight. They only do so

The Anti-Federalist Papers; and, the Constitutional Convention Debates

Study Guide: The Anti-Federalist Papers; and, the Constitutional Convention Debates - Introduction

Title: The Anti-Federalist Papers; and, the Constitutional Convention Debates - Introduction

Text: : Anti-Federalist Political Thought >The Anti-Federalists see the federalist dreams of glory as a lust

Russka: The Novel of Russia

by Edward Rutherfurd

Study Guide: Russka: The Novel of Russia - Chapters 3-5, pgs. 195 - 258

Title: Russka: The Novel of Russia - Chapters 3-5, pgs. 195 - 258

Text: small town to one of the major European cities. Moscow, under the rule of Tsar Ivan, has conquered

Alive: The Story of the Andes Survivors

by Piers Paul Read

Study Guide: Alive: The Story of the Andes Survivors - Section Fifteen

Title: Alive: The Story of the Andes Survivors - Section Fifteen

Text: had come close to death, conquered it, and learned the depths of his strength. While he believed in

A History of Western Philosophy

by Bertrand Russell

Study Guide: A History of Western Philosophy - Book 1, Part 3, Ancient Philosophy after Aristotle: Chapter 25, The Hellenistic World

Title: A History of Western Philosophy - Book 1, Part 3, Ancient Philosophy after Aristotle: Chapter 25

Text: ended the rule of Asia and the Parthians conquered Persia. >Buddhism became popular along with Asoka

The Song of Igor's Campaign

by Anonymous

Study Guide: The Song of Igor's Campaign - Plot Summary

Title: The Song of Igor's Campaign - Plot Summary

Text: 631-686: The story of Vseslav Vseslav of Polotsk (d. 1101) conquered Novgo-rod in 1067, but was then

Dream Variations

by Langston Hughes

Study Guide: Dream Variations - Style

Text: deal with loss and defeat in such a way that hardship can be contained, even conquered, in the minds of

Tamburlaine the Great

by Christopher Marlowe

Study Guide: Tamburlaine the Great - Compare and Contrast

Title: Tamburlaine the Great - Compare and Contrast

Text: cities. 1580s: The Ottoman Empire, at the height of its power, controls most of Tamerlane's former

Going Bovine

by Libba Bray

Study Guide: Going Bovine - Characters

Text: journey Cameron discovers his own strength, how to love and the meaning of life. In the end he dies with

The Monkey's Paw

by W. W. Jacobs

Study Guide: The Monkey's Paw - Historical Context

Title: The Monkey's Paw - Historical Context

Text: in the West. Returning from distant colonies to England, they were firsthand sources of information

Tender at the Bone: Growing Up at the Table

by Ruth Reichl

Study Guide: Tender at the Bone: Growing Up at the Table - Chapters 17 & 18

Title: Tender at the Bone: Growing Up at the Table - Chapters 17 & 18

Text: Cunningham as inspiration, Ruth conquered her own phobias, driving across the San Francisco Bay Bridge to

The Moor's Last Sigh

by Salman Rushdie

Lesson Plans: The Moor's Last Sigh - Short Answer Questions

Title: The Moor's Last Sigh - Short Answer Questions

Text: does Aurora do when she learns of the deal between Abraham and Flory? 91. Where does Aurora achieve

Antonio de Mendoza

Biography: Antonio de Mendoza - Antonio de Mendoza

Text: conversion of the conquered Indians, and promoting the economic prosperity of the new colony to the maximum

Hammurabi

Biography: Hammurabi - Hammurabi

Text: , and Hammurabi became master of the south. He then conquered the kingdom of Mari, and in 1759 B...

Kamehameha I

Biography: Kamehameha, I - Kamehameha, I

Text: Kamehameha I (ca. 1758-1819), first king of the Hawaiian Islands, conquered and united the

Rajendra R

Encyclopedia Article: Rajendra R - Rajendra R

Text: Rajendra R. 1014-1044 Tamil ruler of the Chola

Hinds' Feet on High Places

by Hannah Hurnard

Study Guide: Hinds' Feet on High Places - Chapter 20, Return to the Valley

Title: Hinds' Feet on High Places - Chapter 20, Return to the Valley

Text: Glory, along with her handmaidens Joy and Peace, will follow the King down into the Valley of

Zoroaster

Biography: Zoroaster - Zoroaster

Text: Zoroaster (ca. 628 BC- ca. 551 BC) was a prophet of ancient Iran and the founder of the Iranian

Juan Ponce de León

Biography: Juan Ponce de León - Juan Ponce de León

Text: The Spanish conqueror and explorer Juan Ponce de León (1460-1521) conquered the island of

Ship of the Line

by C. S. Forester

Study Guide: Ship of the Line - Chapter 19 and 20

Title: Ship of the Line - Chapter 19 and 20

Text: to the bitter end and the account is resplendent with the glory of combat. Only the melancholy and

Moctezuma II

Biography: Montezuma, II - Montezuma, II

Text: The ninth ruler of the Aztec empire, Montezuma II (1466-1520) was seized by the Spanish

Andrew Wiles

Biography: Andrew J. Wiles - Andrew J. Wiles

Text: years. While the proof was a personal and professional victory of monumental proportions

Doubt

by John Patrick Shanley

Lesson Plans: Doubt - Object Descriptions

Text: This section provides a short description of all the major objects in the book. This can be printed

Michael Frayn

Biography: Michael Frayn - Michael Frayn

Text: noticed the underlying social commentary and the influence of Wittgensteinian philosophy.Frayn was born

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