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This section contains some of the most notable biographies of people from all walks of life -- selected from the rest of the catalog ! This Is By No Means A Complete Listing !..
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"Founding Father : Rediscovering George Washington" by Richard Brookhiser :
This 6 page report discusses Brookhiser’s 1996 biography of America’s "founding father." Brookhiser’s book describes a remarkably self-controlled man more concerned with principles than politics. Bibliography lists 6 sources. Richbroo.wps

George Washington Carver : An 8 page research paper that examines the life of one of America's greatest African-American scientists. He pioneered the field of industrial applications for agricultural products. He derived 118 products, which included a rubber substitute, from various plants typically grown in the South. Carver's list of accomplishments would be extraordinary for anyone. However, what makes this list all the more remarkable is the fact that when Carver was born, it was against the law for him to even learn how to read and write, much less acquire the knowledge to become a master chemist and a scientific pioneer. George Washington Carver was born a slave. Bibliography lists 8 sources. Gwcarver.wps

Al Capone & The Roaring Twenties : A 6 page discussion of Al Capone’s life and times specifically demonstrating how his character was indicative of the "roaring twenties. Bibliography lists 5 sources. Alcapone.wps

The Life & Influence Of Alexander Pushkin : A 7 page paper on the famous Russian writer of the nineteenth century. It analyzes how Pushkin’s writing reflected not only the events of his own life but the influence of European literary movements as well, and shows how Pushkin took these movements and made them Russia’s own. Four sources. Pushkin.doc

Alexander Solzhenitsyn : A 10 page research paper on the life of Solzhenitsyn, the famous Russian author. The writer details his life story up until 1995. Bibliography lists 3 sources. Solzhheni.wps

Angela’s Ashes / A Tribute to Endurance : A 5 page paper looking at Frank McCourt’s memoir of his impoverished childhood in Ireland. The paper shows how McCourt’s mother, Angela, held the family together through crisis after crisis, and contributed to the formation of her sons’ character. Bibliography lists three sources. KBmccourt.wps

The Humor Of Erma Bombeck : A 6 page paper on the beloved humorist, Erma Bombeck. The writer traces Bombeck’s career and changing style over her thirty-year writing career. Bibliography lists 7 sources. Ermab.wps

Paul "Bear" Bryant / The Ultimate Football Coach : This 8 page paper provides biographical information on a man who some say was the greatest coach who ever lived. A portrait of this football giant shows a picture of man immersed in the sport. Bibliography lists 6 sources. Paulbry.wps

Thomas A Becket : 5 pages in length. Just as fascinating as the mystery that surrounds his murder is the whereabouts of Thomas A Becket's bones. The English saint's death was considered so dramatic that its historical value has withheld the test of time, as well as inspired countless poems, novels, plays and films. Unraveling the mystery around Becket's death is a quest that has been ongoing since the very time of his demise; such intensity has come full circle in that researchers and historians alike are still at a loss as to the ultimate resting place of the dead man's bones. The writer discusses the mystery surrounding the disappearance of Thomas A Becket's bones. Bibliography lists 4 sources. Tbecket.wps

Walter Dean Myers / Childrens’ Author : A 5 page overview of the life and work of Walter Dean Myers, the children’s writer who rose from a childhood in Harlem to become the author of over fifty books. Encapsulates some of his life experiences and eight of his more popular books. Bibliography lists three sources in addition to Myers’ works. Wmyers.wps

Maria Edgeworth / Irish Writer : A 10 page paper in which the writer discusses a complementary mix of extraordinary literary talent and benevolence for all mankind is what best exemplifies the life of Irish novelist Maria Edgeworth. Her works were considered groundbreaking back in the 1800's, and her compassion toward her fellow man in the face of adversity was unparalleled. The writer chronicles her life and times, as well as discusses a few of her better known books. Bibliography lists 9 sources. Edgewrth.wps

Michael Collins : A 20 page research paper that examines the life of this charismatic leader of the Irish War for Independence. Using primarily original sources, the writer demonstrates how strife between the victorious leaders of the Sinn Fein degenerated into Civil War that subsequently caused Ireland to lose one of the finest leaders that nation would ever have - Michael Collins. Extensive bibliography included. Collins.wps

Ansel Adams : 6 pages exploring the life and analyzing the works of early twentieth century photographer Ansel Adams. Bibliography contains five sources. Anseladm.wps

Eadweard Muybridge / Life & Contributions to Photography : A 5 page examination of the life and work of Eadweard Muybridge, a noted photographer of the late 1800's. Bibliography lists 4 sources. Muybridg.wps

Bob Gibson / Player & Coach : A 6 page discussion of Baseball player Bob Gibson's career in sports, both as a hot-headed player and well-respected coach for the St. Louis Cardinals. Bibliography lists 5 sources including the subjects' own autobiography. Gibson.wps

Charles Drew : A brief, 4 page biographical background paper on the famous 20th century African-American doctor, Charles Drew. The writer discusses his short career and the prejudices that he confronted..as well as Drew's important contributions to the field of medicine. Bibliography lists 3 sources. Charldre.wps

Count Basie's Life & Music : A 7 page paper on Count Basie's life and contributions to the music industry and to individual artists who were influenced by him. The writer discusses the band's style and specific contributions to musical innovation. Bibliography lists 8 souces. FREE outline included. Basie.wps

Cy Coleman : 5 pages describing the life and works of 20th century musician (Jazz) : Cy Coleman. Bibliography lists 5 sources. Cycolemn.wps

Dizzy Gillespie : Approximately 5 pages in length. Paper discusses the life and works of 20th century jazz musician "Dizzy" Gillespie. Bibliography lists 3 sources. Gillespie.wps

Dizzy Gillespie : A 5 page research paper on jazz artist John Birks "Dizzy" Gillespie. The writer discusses Dizzy's music and the elements of jazz before describing the experience of hearing a small local group play some of Dizzy's music. Bibliography lists 4 sources. Dizzgill.wps

Sonny Rollins : A 5 page paper that provides an overview of the life and work of jazz artist Sonny Rollins. Bibliography lists 7 sources. Sonnyrol.wps

Beethoven / His Life and Times : A 5 page examination of the life of Beethoven, includes the particulars of his birth, his early life, his personality traits and his contributions. Bibliography lists four sources. Beetlife.wps

Mozart / Life & Works : A 5 page paper that documents the life and works of Wolfgang Mozart. Mozart was a child protege turned musical genious who made significant and distinct contributions to the world of 18th century music. Through out his life, he was plague by physical infirmaties, and his life ended abruptly, before he had a chance to finish his famous Requiem Mass. Mozart.wps

The Life & Works Of Clara Schumann : A 6 page essay on the famous nineteenth century pianist detailing her accomplishments and her famous relationship with her husband, composer Robert Schumann. Bibliography lists 5 sources. Clarasch.wps

Composer / Scott Joplin -- The American Schubert: A 5 page essay on the life and work of turn-of-the century composer Scott Joplin which concentrates on his masterpiece, the opera, "Treemonisha" which only received proper recognition in 1976 when it won the Pulitzer Prize for music. The writer discusses technical aspects of Joplin’s music, the artistic progression of his career, and his influence on other composers and forms of music. Bibliography included.. Joplin.wps

Antonin Artaud : An 8 page discussion of Artaud’s contributions, both pro and con to the world of art, film and literature. The paper reviews his influence on a number of past and present artists from his manifesto "The Theatre of Cruelty" and the accompanying legacy of a life on drugs and how these two are inexplicably linked either in terms of art or reality in the theater of violence and death. Bibliography lists 10 sources. Artaud.doc

Life, Works, & Contributions of Actor John Philip Kemble : A 9 page research paper on the eighteenth-century British actor and theater manager. John Philip Kemble was well-known in his day for his portrayal of the major Shakespearean tragic heroes — Hamlet, Macbeth, King Lear — but his major contribution to the theater was undoubtedly his recognition that set design is an integral part of the theatrical experience. Bibliography lists 4 sources. Kemble.wps

Flavius Josephus : A 5 page paper discussing the life of Flavius Josephus. He was born during a time of great change that was to change, and influence, world history. He wrote a book detailing the war he witnessed and also a book which described the Jewish people and their history leading up to the war that was to see the destruction of the Temple in Jerusalem. His works provide an invaluable look into history. Bibliography lists 5 sources. Flavjos.wps

The Life & Works Charlie Chaplin : A 30 page paper on Charlie Chaplin in which the writer reflects his contributions to the film industry, his life, his era, his politics and The Great Dictator, as well asa blurb on today's dealings with his legacy. It is argued that we can all take a lesson from his films. Bibliography lists 12+ sources. Chaplin.wps

Biography Of George Lucas : A 5 page paper that presents Lucas' youth and how several events led him to become the film icon he is. Lucas' contributions include: the reintroduction of mythology to filmmaking, advancements in technology in the film industry, and proving to the industry the importance of producing a film with the very best and most appropriate resources available. As Lucas' shattered dreams led him beyond, the paper concludes with a personal quote from a fatherless person who has found hope in a realistic dream about Lucas as his father. Bibliography lists 5 sources. Glucas.wps

Sir Robert Peel : This 6 page paper provides an overview of the life and accomplishments of Sir Robert Peel, the man for whom London's bobbies were nicknamed. His theories on law enforcement are described in detail. Bibliography lists 6 sources. Sirpeel. wps

John F. Kennedy / The Man, The Memory, The Impacts : A 16 page paper exploring the life of John Fitzgerald Kennedy. Includes comparisons of his "memory" with his actual accomplishments and those of other U.S. Presidents such as Woodrow Wilson, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Lyndon B. Johnson and Bill Clinton. Bibliography lists five sources. Jfk2.wps

Princess Diana / Her True Story : A 5 page review of the book by Andrew Morton and of its update Diana: Her True Story, In Her Own Words which was released within weeks of the fatal car crash which took the life of Diana, the former Princess of Wales. An examination is provided of the justification an author has in writing such books. Bibliography lists one source other than the book. Diana.wps

The Life & Thought of John Duns Scotus : This 10 page (one page is full outline) report discusses the 13th century theologian and philosopher Duns Scotus who was the founder of a school of Scholasticism known as Scotism. Bibliography lists 6 sources. Scotus.wps

Crèvecoeur - The Man Who Invented The American Dream : A 6 page paper detailing the contributions of J. Hector St. John de Crèvecoeur toward defining the concept of the American character. Bibliography lists 5 sources. Crevc.wps

Mayor Marion Barry : A 5 page essay on the political career of the controversial Washington, D.C. mayor including biographical information. Bibliography lists 5 sources. Maribary.wps

Sanford Meisner : A 6 page paper that discusses the contributions of Sanford Meisner, acting teacher. The writer analyzes acting techniques, students of the teacher, and the legacy he left behind. Bibliography lists 9 sources. Meisner.wps

Hermann Ebbinghaus: A 7 page research paper on the noted psychologist. The writer details his life and works, and the theories which made him a pioneer in modern psychology. Bibliography lists 6 sources. Ebbingha.wps

Albert Einstein / Book Review : 4 page analysis of the book "Albert Einstein: Creator and Rebel" by Berkeley Hoffmann. No Bibliography. Einstein.wps

Albert Einstein : 7 pages in length. A complete biography of Albert Einstein and the intriguing life that led this scientist to discover what some have called, "The greatest single achievement of human thought." Bibliography lists 7 sources. Einstei2.wps

Einstein & Newton : A 6 page research paper which looks at two biographies about these famous scientists-Albert Einstein: A Biography by Albrecht Folsing and Isaac Newton: The Last Sorcerer by Michael White. The writer shows how each author revealed their famous subject as a living, breathing human being rather then a scientific icon. EinsNewt.wps

John Dalton (1766-1844) : This 30 page paper celebrates the life of chemist John Dalton. Provided are various sections highlighting his accomplishments and includes a chronology of his life. An analysis is also included which looks at the scientist’s life in the perspective of the times in which he lived. Highlighted is the fact that he discovered the concept of color blindness and developed the atomic theory of matter. An annotated bibliography of the 4 most important sources is part of the paper as well. Bibliography lists 15 sources. Johndalt.wps

Emile Durkheim : Life & Works : 8 pages in length. Analytical biography of Emile Durkheim's (turn-of-the-century German social philosopher) life, works, and philosophy. Bibliography lists 4 sources. Durkheim.wps

The Life of Jean Jacques Rousseau : This 8 page paper discusses the 18th century French philosopher, Jean Jacques Rousseau, whose writings inspired the leaders of the French Revolution. Rousseau greatly influenced came to be known as the Romantic generation. He was a social and political theorist, musician, botanist, and is still thought to be one of the most eloquent writers of the Age of Enlightenment. Bibliography lists 7 sources. Jeanjacq.wps

Adolf Hitler / The Man, The Demon : A 6 page discussion of Adolf Hitler, his life and his atrocities. Hitler’s background and twisted philosophies are expounded upon. Bibliography lists four sources. Hitdemon.wps

"Hitler: The Path to Power" by Charles Bracelen Flood : This 6 page report discusses the 1989 book that details the life and persona of Adolf Hitler before his rise to power in Germany. Bibliography lists only the book itself as a source. Cbflood.wps

William II of Germany : The role of this monarch in World War I is emphasized in this 6 page report. An overview of the life and times of this emperor who lived between 1859 and 1941 is provided. Personality traits are analyzed in conjunction with the start of the Great War. Bibliography lists 7 sources. William2.wps

Fred Astaire : 5 pages worth of biographical information on Fred Astaire. Includes analysis of two of his works ("Gay Divorce" and "Top Hat"). Bibliography not available (also good for film study). Astaire.wps

Bill Gates / Model of an Entrepreneur : A detailed, 6 page discussion of Microsoft C.E.O. Bill Gates' success and the years he spent climbing the ladder to get there. The writer argues as to why Gates represents a model of American entrepreneurship. Bibliography lists 5 sources. Gates.wps

Bill Gates’ Rise To Fortune : A 4 page biography of Microsoft C.E.O. & billionaire, Bill Gates. Beginning with Gates’ childhood, the writer outlines the development of his competitive ambition and entrepreneurial spirit. Bibliography lists 3 sources. Bgates.wps

The Life & Death Of Ennis Cosby : The murder of Ennis Cosby as it relates to his father, Bill, is discussed in this 5 page essay. A Time magazine article, the only source used, is highlighted. One subject addressed are the similarities between the Cosby family and the Huxtables,the sit-com family Bill made famous. Ennis' life and death is discussed in detail, including his dedication to the cause of dyslexia. Cosby.wps

Lorraine Hansberry: A Life Cut Short : A 5 page look at this young black playwright’s life in terms of Anne Cheney’s 1984 biography. The paper isolates five pivotal events in Hansberry’s life that made her the remarkable woman she was. Bibliography lists 6 sources. Hanslife.wps

Frida Kahlo : This 1 page paper discusses the life of famous Mexican painter Frida Kahlo. The writer analyzes the way Kahlo's paintings represent her life, and the inspiration she offers as a Latin American woman. Bibliography lists one source. Frida.wps ..Total Price Only $ 9.95 !

William Henry Harrison / Biographical Critique : A 5 page paper that reviews James Hall's biography of Harrison, with a concentration of the author's perspective on the life of Harrison as interpreted from the reading. Bibliography lists 2 sources. Harrison.wps

Biography Of Van Gogh / Stone’s "Lust for Life" : A 7 page paper discussing the way Irving Stone presented the life of Van Gogh in this bio-history. It compares Stone’s version of one particular incident to those of two other Van Gogh biographers, and also includes the viewpoints of several other critics who have commented on Stone’s handling of his genre. Bibliography lists 7 sources. Vangogh.wps

Helen Keller / An Inspiration to All : A 6 page research paper on the life of Helen Keller. The writer describes Keller's life and the fact that she has served as an inspiration to millions of people throughout the world. Bibliography lists 5 sources. Helenkel.wps

Jackie Robinson & The Color Barrier : A 4 page biography/report on the life and accomplishments of Jackie Robinson-- the American baseball player known for "breaking the color barrier" and becoming the first Black player to gain widespread acceptance playing for a Major League team. Bibliography lists 5 sources. Jckrbnsn.wps

Joe DiMaggio / Man Or Legend ? : A 12 page paper that considers the portrayal of Joe DiMaggio in the biographies developed by Maury Allen (Where Have You Gone, Joe DiMaggio) and Jack Moore (Joe DiMaggio) and demonstrates the elements that underscored DiMaggio's developments as a legendary figure. Dimagioj.wps

Byron Nelson / Golf’s Legend of Eternal Fame : A 10 page paper discussing the sport of golf and the contributions and accomplishments of Byron Nelson whose phenomenal winnings in 1944 and 1945 still have the world of golf at attention. Bibliography lists 6 sources. Byron.wps

Louis Isadore Kahn / 20th Century Architect : A 10 page paper on the life and works of 20th century architect Louis Kahn. The writer makes mention of some of Kahn's more famous creations such as the Salk biological Institute in La Jolla, California and goes into a detailed discussion of how the architect's works reflect his personal views and ideology. Bibliography lists 7 sources. Kahn.wps

Johannes Kepler / German Astronomer : An 11 page look at the life, works, & contributions of German astronomer Johannes Kepler (1571-1630) who (among other things)-- studied ellipses and created the self-named "Kepler's Laws." The writer presents an excellent overview of numerous writings by Kepler and elaborates a detailed explanation of the laws he posited. A "working" (annotated) bibliography of approximately 8 sources is included and an extended reading list names 40 relevant sources. Kepler.wps

Douglas MacArthur and The Second World War : An 8 page overview and discussion of General MacArthur's military career- - particularly his role in World War II. For the most part, MacArthur is described as a hero for his strategic involvement in numerous maneuvers including the all-important decision to explode the worlds' first atomic weapons over Japan. Bibliography lists 7 sources. Macarthu.wps

Three Biographies of Jefferson : A 6 page analysis of three biographies of Thomas Jefferson. The writer evaluates Thomas Jefferson: An Intimate History by Fawn M. Brodie; The Jefferson Scandals: a rebuttal by Virginius Dabney; and Thomas Jefferson and Sally Hemings: An American Controversy by Annette Gordon-Reed, and concludes that Brodieís book offers the best overall perspective of Jeffersonís life while Gordon-Reedís book gives the most evenhanded and well-balanced treatment of whether or not Jefferson had a relationship with his slave, Sally Hemings. Jeffbio.wps

Elton Mayo on Society : 10 pages in length. A critical discussion of the life & works of Elton Mayo -- author of "Human Problems of an Industrialized Civilization" and "Social Problems of an Industrialized Civilization." Bibliography lists a total of 4 sources. Mayo.wps *Please send us e-mail for more information !

Outline Of The Life of Jesus : A 9 page outline chronicling the life of Jesus, taken mostly from the account of Matthew. The writer includes the period foretelling the birth of Jesus to some of the reactions following His resurrection on the first Easter Sunday. Bibliography lists 5+ sources. Jesus.doc

Malcolm X : This 5 page paper provides a brief overview of the life of Malcolm X. The focal points are his activism with the Nation of Islam, his disillusionment with the organization, his pilgrimage to Mecca and the changes he experienced as a result and his assassination. Bibliography lists 4 sources. Malx.wps

The Autobiography Of Malcolm X : This 4 page paper presents a review of this book as it relates to racism and racial belief systems of the day. The author centers on major transitional points in the life of Malcolm X to show how he encountered societal and cultural racism from whites as well as within the Nation of Islam. Xbiogr.wps

Biography of Malcolm X : A short, 6 page biography of Malcolm X detailing important events in his life. Throughout much of the report, the writer's focuses upon X's activities as the Nation of Islam's leader. Bibliography lists 4 sources. Malcolmx.wps

Malcolm X / Biographical Books vs. Biographical Movie : A 10 page paper comparing The Autobiography of Malcolm X, as told to Alex Haley with the Spike Lee movie "Malcolm X," released in 1992 and based on Haley’s account of Malcolm X’s life and political activities. Malcolm X underwent a great change in his thinking during the last year of his life, the year in which Haley’s book was published (1965), but most of his political activity was public—and highly militant—long before he discovered the broader implications of the Islam to which he was so committed. As described in this paper, the movie is true to the book overall, but relies more on the negatives of racism than it does on tracing Malcolm X’s evolution. Bibliography lists 7 sources. X.wps

The Autobiography of Malcolm X: / History of Black Power : A 5 page paper that demonstrates the elements of history and sociology that are demonstrated within the text of Malcolm X's autobiography and provides an overview of the issues within his life that reflected these elements within the black power movement. No additional sources cited. MalcolmX.doc

Malcolm X / Biography : An 8 page look at Malcolm X’s life; comparing his early and late views. The writer also highlights the Nation of Islam leader’s key accomplishments and influences. Bibliography lists 4 sources. Malcolm.rtf

The Amazing Life and Career of Nelson Mandela : A 7 page paper discussing the various aspects of Nelson Mandela’s remarkable career and accomplishments. Each page covers one specific aspect of his achievements. Bibliography lists five sources. Nelsonc.wps

Nelson Mandela / Life & Struggle : A 4 page research paper discussing the life of Nelson Mandela. Mandela fought his entire life for freedom, equality, an end to apartheid. He completed a law degree through correspondence and practiced briefly. He was convicted of treason and served 27 years of a life sentence. He was elected President of South Africa in 1994, the first election in which black citizens were allowed to vote. Bibliography included. Mandela.wps

Angela Davis : An 8 page research paper on the life of the famous activist and civil rights leader. The writer discusses her work, evolution of viewpoint, and contribution to the movement. Bibliography lists 6 sources. Angelad.wps

Anne Moody / Civil Rights Participant : A 5 page analysis of Moody’s autobiography, Coming of Age in Mississippi. The writer demonstrates that while this book gives a personal account of Moody’s involvement with the Civil Rights movement, it can also be seen as a means of understanding what the general experiences of others who were drawn to this movement. No additional sources cited. Annem.wps

The Life Of Marilyn Monroe (Norma Jean Baker Mortenson):An 18 page paper on the life and times of Marilyn Monroe. It talks about her life in the movies, outside of the movies, and her untimely death. Bibliography lists 9 sources. Marilyn.wps

Biography Of Patty Duke : In 6 pages, the writer provides a biography of Patty Duke while looking at her possible deviance. Bibliography lists 4 sources. Pattduke.wps

Louis L'Amour : In 5 pages the writer discusses famous western writer Louis L'Amour. His life and his work are compared and a few quotes are taken from his writing. Bibliography lists 8 sources. L’Amour.wps

Oliver Wendell Holmes : This 5 page paper explores the life and career of American renaissance man Oliver Wendell. The writer breifly discusses several of Wendell’s works as they relate to his life. Oliver.wps

Oliver Wendall Holmes # 2 : A 3 page paper on the life and time of Wendall Holmes. The writer chiefly discusses his Book "Elsie Vennor." Bibliography included. Owende.wps

H. L. Mencken: In 14 pages the author discusses the life and writing of H. L. Mencken and how his living in Baltimore shaped his writing. Bibliography lists 6 sources. Mencken.doc

Irving Berlin / An American Legend : A 4 page paper discussing the famous songwriter Irving Berlin. The writer tells of Berlin's life -- both in and out of the music world. Bibliography lists 3 sources. Ivberlin.wps

The Life & Works of Paul McCartney : A 7 page biography on Paul McCartney. The writer traces the events in McCartney's life that shaped him and caused him to evolve into the pop icon he is today. Bibliography cites 16 sources. Paulmcar.wps

Frank Sinatra / The Man, The Celebrity : 20 pages in length. The mystique of Frank Sinatra -- his music, his power and his celebrity -- has been addressed in countless books, magazines and documentaries. How he has captured his audience and held them in such a trance for over fifty years is beyond the scope of most entertainers. The writer spans Sinatra's life and times, paying particular attention to the highlights -- and lowlights -- of a career that once petered out only to have revived itself ten-fold. Extensive bibliography included. Sinatra.rtf

The Life Of Frank Sinatra : A 5 page overview of the life of Frank Sinatra. The writer covers the esssentials : Sinatra’s personal background, songs, movies, & style. Bibliography lists 4 sources. Sinatra.WPS

Life & Contributions of Economist Thomas Robert Malthus : A 7 page paper on the eighteenth-century British economist. Following an argument over what he felt to be the unrealistically rosy progressivism of Godwin and Condorcet, Malthus wrote an essay on the Principle of Population which essentially founded the study of demographics and has continued to exert influence down to the present day. Bibliography lists 4 sources. Malthus.wps

The Life and Works of Euclid of Alexandria : This 10 page paper gives a brief overview of the Greek mathematician, Euclid. He was the chief architect of the concept and science of geometry. Bibliography lists five sources. Euclid.wps

Napier's Life & Works : A short, 3 page overview of the life & works of John Napier containing brief descriptions of his major works and other people also associated with the development of logarithms. Napier3.wps

Nostradamus / Life & Works : A 3 page look at the life of Michel de Nostradamus, the "man who saw tomorrow," his work in saving victims of the Plague, his oath of secrecy, and some of the true predictions he is believed to have made about our own present and future. Bibliography lists 2 sources. Nostrada.wps

Solomon Lefschetz : 5 pages in length. Solomon Lefschetz, touted as one of the most revolutionary mathematicians of all time, played a major role in the progress of American mathematics at the turn of the century and beyond. He was a Russian-born mathematician who, after earning his United States citizenship in 1912, christened a new era in American mathematics by way of his comprehensive methods and development of algebraic topology. The writer chronicles his life's achievements and demonstrates how beneficial his accomplishments were to the United States. Bibliography lists 4 sources. Lefschet.wps

The Success of Mercy Otis Warren : A 5 page paper on Mercy Otis Warren (1728-1814) -- one of the first American playwrights. The writer describes how Warren's works reflected the sociopolitical climate of her day and also how, as a woman, she defied social convention by taking part in this sort of endeavor. Bibliography lists 3 sources. Mercyot2.wps

James Boswell’s "The Life of Johnson" / Greatest Biography Ever WrittenA 5 page review of the attributes of James Boswell's "The Life of Johnson". Explores why it is noted as the best biography ever written in the English language. Bibliography lists three sources. Bsjohn.wps

Queen Victoria / The Fascination Continues : A 4 page paper discussing Queen Victoria and the endless fascination with her. The writer outlines Victoria's life, including some interesting but perhaps not widely known "quirks." Bibliography lists 4 sources. Victoria.wps

Susan B. Anthony / Champion Of Women's Rights : An 8 page research paper on the life & contributions of women's rights leader, Susan B. Anthony. The writer is particularly concerned with specific activities in which Anthony participated. For example, the temperance movement, the first women's rights convention, the struggle to include women in the 14th and 15th amendments, the National Woman Suffrage Association, and more. Also discussed is how Susan B. Anthony's influence still perserveres in today's movements. Bibliography lists 5 sources. Susanba.wps

Emmeline Pankhurst / Activist : A 10 page research paper with a 1 page outline that chronicles the life of English suffragist Emmeline Pankhurst: (1858-1928). The writer describes the life of the human right’s advocate; emphasizing her involvement in the women’s suffrage movement and its struggle to win the women’s right to vote in England. Detailed analysis of her childhood and adult life demonstrates how her views were influenced by her siblings, parents, husband and finally her own children. No additional sources cited. Pankhurs.wps

Emma Goldman : This anarchist's life is discussed in a the context of a book authored by John Chalberg in this 5 page paper. The focus is on influences, such as the subject's childhood, other anarchists as well as American individualism, on her later political activism. Chalberg's book is the only source used. Emmagold.wps

Aldous Huxley -- Life & Works : This 9 page paper examines the life and work of author and social revolutionary Aldous Huxley (1894-1963), particularly in terms of his experimentation with drugs. The primary emphasis of this paper will be upon his controversial novels Brave New World (originally published in 1932) and The Doors of Perception (1954). The conclusion will discuss Huxley's vision in terms of today's growing drug culture and will focus particularly upon the increasing depends of Prozac. This paper also includes a one-page Roman numeric outline. Bibliography lists 10 sources. Huxley.wps

Meyer Lansky / Portrait of an Organized Crime Wizard - A 6 page essay on the life of alleged Jewish mob financial wizard, Meyer Lansky. The writer details Lansky’s youth and the development of his organized crime syndicate and refutes an argument by biographer Robert Lacey that the Lansky was a small time operator compared to his contemporaries of Lucky Luciano, Frank Costello, and Bugsy Siegal. Bibliography lists 4 sources. Meyerlan.wps

Golda Meir / "My Life" : 8 pages in length. A proud and impassioned woman, Golda Meir was truly the epitome of greatness. Her autobiography "My Life" delves within the innermost thoughts of a woman who is revered the world over. The writer brings forth Meir's devotion to her land and its people as being the model of human allegiance, while her complete involvement -- which was always softened with love yet fueled by a fierce sense of duty -- enlightened the world to her extraordinary abilities as a leader. No additional sources cited. Goldam.wps

Richard Milhous Nixon / The Man & His Administration : A 6 page essay on Richard Nixon, his political career, and his administration. Differs from other reports on Nixon in that the writer focuses more upon Nixon’s political career as a whole -- not just the Watergate scandal. Bibliography includes five sources. Nix.wps

The Life of Richard Nixon / Cause & Effect : A 6 page cause and effect paper discusses the relationship between the unethical actions of former President Richard Nixon and the subsequent negative publicity that subsequently led to his resignation from office rather then face impeachment proceedings. Bibliography lists 8 sources. Nixlife.wps

Leonardo DaVinci : A 10 page overview of Leonardo DaVinci's life & work. Bibliography lists 7 sources. End notes. Davinci.wps

Rembrandt’s Life & Works : A 7 page paper on the life and works of Rembrandt. The writer discusses some of the more significant of his works, and talks about how he was perceived by his peers. Bibliography included. Remb.wps

The Life & Reign Of Napoleon III : 15 pages in length. Includes an examination of Napoleon’s parentage, his accomplishments and his defeats.The paper is broken down into nine sections: Circumstances of Birth, Pursuit of the Throne, 1849 Overthrow of the Rome Republic, 1854 Crimean War, 1859 Attempt to Drive Austria From Italy, 1863 Polish Revolt Against Russia, 1864 Seating of Maximillian as Emporer of Mexico, The Second French Empire, and The Fall of Napoleon III. The bibliography includes eleven primary and secondary sources. Nap.wps

Neil Armstrong : A 6 page biography of astronaut Neil Armstrong-- most commonly known as the first man to walk on the moon. Bibliography lists 10 sources. Armstron.wps

Astronaut Sally Ride -- First American Woman In Space : A 5 page overview of the life & contributions of astronaut Sally Ride, the first American woman in space. Ride's work in the field, space missions and scientific research are discussed. Bibliography lists 10 sources. Sallyrid.wps

Auden's Life & Works : 10 pages in length. A paper discussing the life and works of twentieth century British poet, W.H. Auden. Bibliography lists 11 sources. Auden.wps

The Life & Downfall of Robert Lowell : A 5 page biography of the poet Robert Lowell-- emphasizing his troubled adulthood, tragic downfall, and last days alive. Several of Lowell's poems are mentioned but the emphasis here is on his life itself. Bibliography lists 5 sources. Lowell.wps

The Life & Works Of Thomas Gray : A 7 page paper defining the character of this eighteenth-century poet who was so influential in his own day. It notes that despite the fact that he was extremely out of favor in the Romantic era which followed his, there is much we can learn from him today. Bibliography lists 6 sources. Gray.wps

Philip Freneau / Patriot Poet : A 6 page paper discussing the life and works of the Revolutionary War poet who during his lifetime was considered the Father of American Poetry, but is now scarcely remembered at all. The paper analyzes why this is so, and concludes that Freneau’s influence on other writers and political thinkers was greater than the originality of his work. Bibliography lists three sources. Freneau.wps

Langston Hughes, Biography : An 11 page biography based on the idea that Langston Hughes lived a life of "explosions," as postulated in Harlem. The biography looks at the multiethnic basis of his psyche, the various twists and turns Hughes lived, including his art expressed in poems, shorts stories, plays and fiction, and his world travels which also reflected his politics and related quandaries. Bibliography lists 8 sources. Langhug.wps

Gabriel Garcia Marquez / Life & Works : An 8 page research paper on the life and works of the well-known Colombian novelist, author of One Hundred Years Of Solitude and Love In The Time Cholera. The writer includes a number of critical appraisals of Garcia Marquez’ work. Bibliography lists 7 sources. Marquez.wps

Garcia Marquez’ "Cholera"/ Love and Truth : A 6 page paper on Gabriel Garcia Marquez’ Love in the Time of Cholera. The paper analyzes the theme of the power of love in the novel, concluding that the protagonist, Florentino, remains emotionally faithful to his beloved despite many affairs, because there has never been anyone else in his heart. Bibliography lists 3 sources. Marquez2.wps

Mark Twain / A Life Of Writing.. And Controversy : A 6 page paper on the life and works of Samuel Clemens, pen name-- Mark Twain. The writer discusses how some of Twain's own life experiences along the Mississippi River and elsewhere are reflected in his fiction. Several key works including "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer," "Huckleberry Finn," & "A Connecticut Yankee In King Arthur's Court" are examined. Some of the controversy over Mark Twain's content is brought up as well. Bibliography lists 7 sources. Twain.wps

Maria Montessori : An 8 page paper on the educational pioneer, Maria Montessori. The writer describes her contributions to the field of education and how they are still relevant today. Bibliography lists 7 sources. Edhist.wps

Toni Morrison / Author : A 6 page biography of 20th century African-American author, Toni Morrison. The writer details the events of Morrison's life and discusses the evolution of her writing style as exemplified by several of her better-known books. Bibliography lists 9 sources. Morrison.wps

The Life Of Rose Pesotta / A Study In Labor Organization : A 4 page research paper on the biography of one of America's first female labor leaders. The writer relates the extraordinary life of Rose Pesotta to current sociological theory of social movement organization and shows how it illustrates these principles. Bibliography lists 3 sources. Gentleg.wps

Alice Walker / Life, Works, & Philosophical Concerns : A 14 page paper on the life & works of Alice Walker. The writer is particularly concerned with Walker's philosophy on the African-American in struggle in the U.S. and how her works were influenced by the Civil Rights movement, Womens' movements, violence, and dramatic social change. Examples from her stories are provided to illustrate points made. Bibliography lists 11 sources. Walker.wps

The Life & Work Of Frances E. W. Harper : A 9 page overview of the life and works of Francis E. W. Harper, the female black lecturer, novelist and reformer who lived between 1825 and 1911. Includes brief descriptions of "Minnie’s Sacrifice", "Sowing, and Reaping: A Temperance Story", and "Trial and Triumph", three of her most recently discovered novels. Bibliography lists 6 sources. Fharper.wps

Life & Work Of Frances E.W. Harper # 2 : A 9 page research paper into the life and work of this nineteenth-century African-American poet/novelist/lecturer. The writer pays particularly attention to the three new novels of this writer which have only recently been discovered, and demonstrates how Harper’s work must be considered with the context of the social and political atmosphere of her time. Bibliography lists 7 sources. Fharper2.wps

Carl Sandburg / Life, Works, & The Poem "Chicago" : A 5 page paper on the poet Carl Sandburg. The writer describes the life of Carl Sandburg and focuses on his poetic style and his importance in poetry, via the discussion of one of his most famous poems, "Chicago." Bibliography lists 5 sources. Carlsa.wps

Emily Dickinson / Life & Works : A 10 page paper discussing the life and works of this poet. Dickinson's favorite themes and reclusive lifestyle are analyzed with relevance to one another. Bibliography lists 10 sources. Emily.wps

The Work Of Cesar Vallejo : A 10 page research paper on the works of Peruvian poet Cesar Vallejo (1892-1938). It has been said that his poetry is the most powerful and commanding of any written in the Spanish language. The writer uses specific poems as examples and supports arguments with critical sources. Bibliography lists 5+ references. Cesar.wps

Ptolemy I Soter / Egyptian Pharaoh : A 5 page research report that reviews the works and accomplishments of an Egyptian Pharaoh who laid the foundation for the modern day university system. A General for Alexander the Great, Ptolemy I Soter's dream was to make Alexandria the world's greatest city. He accomplished this, in part, by establishing the Temple of Muses, his most noted contribution. Bibliography lists 9 sources. Ptolemy1.wps

Prince Otto von Bismarck : An 8 page paper that explores the rise and fall of Prince Bismarck. He was an excellent statesman who was able to manipulate his Parliament many times and acted a liaison between the king and the parliament. Credited with the "gap theory," Bismarck which asserted that in times of conflict the King's will would always rule. He also provoked wars to enhance the power of his country and his politics changed to gain him the most favor. Bibliography lists 6 sources. Bismarck.wps

Mary Baker Eddy / Founder of the Christian Science Church : A 7 page research essay on the life and influence of Mary Baker Eddy who founded the Christian Science Church in 1866. Areas looked at include: the world around her, the reasons she established the church, the impact she had on the world. Bibliography includes 8 references. Marybake.wps

James Oglethorpe / His Life & Influence On The Colony Of Georgia : A 6 page account of the life of James Oglethorpe, the soldier, philanthropist and founder of the colony of Georgia. Specifically addresses his role in the creation of the colony of Georgia. Bibliography lists 7 sources. Jamesogl.wps

Pope Gregory I / The Great : A 10 page paper discussing Medieval Europe. Examination of this particular period of time is limited to the letters of Pope Gregory I who was incredibly active towards the call of Christianity within the boundaries of England. These letters were obtained from the book Ecclesiastical History of England by the Venerable Bede. Bibliography lists 5 sources. pgregory.wps

Pope Gregory VII : An 10 page paper on Pope Gregory VII (papacy 1073-1084). This paper presents a history of his political dealings and philosophies under the precept of his visions which are: that the church should control the government and that an army of Christian Knights should go forth and ensure, at whatever cost, the conversion of all humanity to Catholicism. He did not instigate the Crusades in his time, but he fathered the idea and it was carried out beginning ten years after his death. The paper presents in detail his political dealings with King Henry IV under his precept that the church should rule over kings and lords. Bibliography lists 8 sources. Gregory.wps

St. Augustine/Life & Works : 7 pages in length. This essay analyzes St. Augustine's life and contribution to Western Culture & Religion. The writer views St. Augustine as a driving force in the unification of Christianity. Bibliography lists 8 sources. Augustn2.wps

Charles Darwin / His Life and Contributions : A 5 page exploration of Darwin and his theory of evolution. Bibliography lists four sources. Cdarwin.wps

Views as Reflected in Darwinism : A 5 page paper discussing divergent views of racism and colonialism based on the premises advanced by Charles Darwin in developing his theories of natural selection and the existence of "the fittest." Concentrating on the philosophies of Darwin, Josiah Strong and Adolf Hitler, the paper also examines the stance presented by several other authors, with diversity among them ranging between Mark Twain, Rudyard Kipling and the Japanese Imperial Government. Darwinwr.wps

How Darwinism is Treated in Literature : A 10 page review of Darwin’s theories and their affects on society and literature with a "man versus nature" theme. The writer explores the various negative effects the "Origin of Species" and the "Descent of Man" had on society, including effects on religion and racism. The scientific underpinnings of these issues are explored as well as how the theories have been treated in literature. Works explored in detail include Lafcadio Hearn’s "Chita," Stephen Crane’s "Open Boat," and Jack London’s "Build a Fire." Other authors and critics include Edward Wilson, Stephen Jay Gould, Aldus Huxley, Orwell and Nietzche. Bibliography lists 14 sources. Cndarlit.wps

Darwin’s Middle Road : A 5 page paper discussing "Darwin’s Middle Road," by Stephen J. Gould. There is little doubt that Darwin has been dissected more than adequately throughout the years. Many scientists, theologians, and laymen have attempted to explain just what Darwin’s theories were and who he was. Gould presents a truly unique and refreshing look at Darwin and scientific reasoning. He illustrates to the reader just how intermixed all of the theories are and brings the reader into a complete understanding of the "middle road," which is the road that implements the two major forms of scientific reasoning; inductivism and eurekaism. No additional sources cited. Darmid.wps

Life & Sociological Contributions of Max Weber : A 15 page research paper on the history and contributions of this noted German sociologist. The writer describes his life and times, specific contributions to the field of sociology filled examples as to how Weber's theories can be applied to life as we know it. Bibliography lists 7 sources. Maxweber.wps

Mary McCarthy / A Look at Her Life and Work : A 10 page look into the life of Mary McCarthy, a noted and controversial writer of the 1930s-1980s who explored issues as diverse as women's sexuality and the politics involved in the Vietnam War. Bibliography lists seven sources. Marymcar.wps

John W. Gardner / Life & Contribution To Human Resource Development : A 5 page overview of the life and contributions of John W. Gardner, former Secretary of Health, Education and Welfare; a former U.S. Marine Corps intelligence officer; prolific writer who has concentrated on human resource development and organizational development. Bibliography lists 5 sources. Jgardner.wps

Lawrence of Arabia : A 10 page report that examines the war record of T.E. Lawrence, better known as "Lawrence of Arabia." Since Turkey was allied with Germany during World War I, Lawrence was assigned the task of organizing various Arab tribes during World War I to fight against the Turks which occupied their country using guerilla warfare tactics. He was enormously successful and greatly aided the Allied war effort. Bibliography lists 5 sources. Lawrarab.wps

Jacques-Yves Cousteau : 8 pages in length. A true pioneer of underwater beauty and freedom, Jacques-Yves Cousteau represented adventure and discovery to a worldwide audience. His contributions to mankind were grand and far-reaching, whether it was his invention of the aqua lung or merely one of his many underwater sea quests. His unwavering devotion to the sanctity of the sea was apparent in his works, the way he spoke of its magic and in how he lived his everyday life. The writer discusses his ultimate mission, as well as the passions that propelled the French explorer to dedicate his life to the sea. Bibliography lists 3 sources. Cousteau.wps

Vlad Tepes : A 5 page paper on the man most often noted as the original Dracula. Most of the paper is a general description of his life and times, with the end of the paper giving a brief analysis of what can be inferred from his life. Vladtepe.wps

W.E.B. DuBois : A brief, 4 page biography of DuBois' life and works. Writer views him as a role model. Bibliography lists 4 sources. Dubois.wps

The Political Life of Sonny Bono : In a sense, Sonny Bono lived two lives, successfully transforming himself from celebrity insider in Hollywood to political insider in Washington D.C. This 5 page paper describes Bono’s political life and tragic death in detail. Bibliography lists 5 sources. Sbono.wps

Yuri Gagarin : A 10 page research paper outlining the life of Yuri Gagarin. The writer describes the life of Yuri Gagarin, first human in space (Russian), traces his historic space flight and his life following that event. Bibliography lists 7 references. Yurigagi.wps

A. H. Franks "Pavlova, 1881 to 1931" / A Biography : 5 pages in length. The true essence of life's dramatic celebrations and accomplishment is portrayed with vivid mastery in A. H. Franks' biography of Russian ballerina Anna Pavlova entitled Pavlova, 1881 to 1931: A Biography. The writer discusses how Franks captures Pavlova's joys and heartbreaks, successes and failures by offering the reading audience a detailed glimpse into the life of perhaps the most premiere Russian ballerina of her time. No additional sources cited. Pavlova.wps

Alvar Cabeza De Vaca y Nunez : A 5 page paper on the story of Cabaza de Vaca. It tells of the tragic and exciting account of the Spain’s attempt in 1528 to colonize Florida, and also briefly talks about Cabaza's life before and after his journeys. Cabeza.wps

Jesse James / Myth vs. Reality : A 5 page research paper which examines the outlaw life of Jesse James and his brother Frank who robbed countless banks and trains in the Old West. The writer demonstrates how the political atmosphere of the time contributed significantly to the yellow journalism accounts of James, which pictured him as a modern day knight, or at least the last Confederate hero of the Civil War. Bibliography lists 5 sources. Jessjame.wps

John Maynard Keynes / Biography & Theory : A 6 page historical view of John Maynard Keynes and Keynesian theory, the finer points of which are listed by economists—both Keynesian and post-Keynesian. Bibliography lists 7 sources. Keynbio.wps

Walter Reuther & The Labor Movement : In 8 pages, the writer discusses Walter Reuther and his contributions to the labor movement. Walter Reuther "led millions of Americans to decent wages, safer workplaces and the rudimentary tools of workplace democracy". Bibliography lists 10 sources. Reuther.wps

Philip Murray : 7 pages in length. Philip Murray was, perhaps, one of the most defiant voices in labor history. The Scotsman who crossed over to the United States in 1902 always had a predominantly fiery personality when it came to labor relations. He did not appreciate the way manual labor workers were treated by their superiors and after having a fight with his own foreman, he and hundreds of other disgruntled workers fought back by forming a chapter of the United Mine Workers (UMW), of which Murray was elected in 1904. The writer discusses his fervor for fairness that eventually catapulted him to become the president of two very influential labor organizations. Bibliography lists 4 sources. Philmurr.wps

"The Camera Never Blinks" / Analyzed : This 6 page research paper examines Dan Rather's 1977 autobiographical memoir, The Camera Never Blinks: The Adventures of a Television Journalist. Specifically discussed are Rather's most memorable stories for CBS News, including the civil rights unrest in the early 1960's south, the assassination of President John F. Kennedy and his stint as southeast Asia correspondent covering the Vietnam War. Bibliography lists one source. Camblink.wps

Ida B. Wells : This 5 page report discusses the life, mission and accomplishments of Ida B. Wells (1862-1931). Wells was a tireless crusader against lynchings and the subjugation of African Americans in general. Bibliography lists 6 sources. Idawells.wps


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