ENC 1102: Online Course
Smoking Gun Essay
Memos within a company serve several purposes. They may be used to report meeting agendas, policies, internal reports, or short proposals. Memos may also be used as a tool to inform staff, management, or executives of important information...
rhetoric and the essay, writing about literature, technical writing. or creative writing; students may choose special interest. This course is termed a writing intensive course and requires a minimum of 4,000 words of instructor-evaluated writing per student, including a minimum of three graded assignments...
Smoking Gun Report
Your assignment is to analyze each of these memos and write a 700-800 word report showing how one is a good example of professional writing while the other is an example of poor professional writing. You will evaluate the memos in light of the situation, the style...
“What did the president know?”
Saturday Night Massacre
Three Mile Island
Panama Canal Turnover
Camp David Accords
Invasion of Afghanistan
soldiers who survive never return home the same as when they had left. Many of the Soldiers who fought at the battle of Iwo Jima lost their lives on the island. In fact, one soldier said that out of the Seven of the Easy Company soldiers that went in only he, Captain Dave Severance, made it out alive. What...
Sunday, December 7 - Islands of Hawaii, near Oahu - The Japanese attack force under the command of Admiral Nagumo, consisting of six carriers with 423 planes, is about to attack. At 6 a.m., the first attack wave of 183 Japanese planes takes off from the carriers located 230 miles north of Oahu and heads...
from others of the kind, in terms of its begrudging nature, record breaking mortality rates and the alienation of generations from their roots. This essay aims to explore the various factors that led to the development of Atlantic slave trade - political, technological, social and economic. It also analyses...
“Three Mile Island: A New Species of Trouble” by Kai Erikson and “The Postmorbid Condition” by Vivian Sobchack share the unique bond of how we perceive fear in the past and how we perceive it now. Various claims in Erikson’s essay show the utter fear people had when it came to the meltdown at the...
Finn: Essays and Criticism ♦ Huckleberry Finn: An Overview ♦ Beyond the Popular Humorist: The Complexity of Mark Twain ♦ The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn: History of Controversy ♦ Huck's Final Triumph ♦ The Role of Jim in Huckleberry Finn 16. The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn: Suggested Essay Topics...
Eisenhower interstate system requires that one mile in every five must be straight. These straight sections are usable as airstrips in times of war or other emergencies.
The first known contraceptive was crocodile dung, used by Egyptians in 2000 B.C.
Rhode Island is the smallest state with the longest name...
survivors and disaster officials. In all four of these documentaries, the Bhopal nightmare, Deep-water horizon, Meltdown at the Three Mile Island and space shuttle challenger have effectively displayed the concepts used in analyzing disasters. Concepts such as, normal accidents and normalization deviance...
The island we all know in the San Francisco bay was first explored by a French explorer names Juan Manuel de Ayala in 1775." While the exact meaning is still debated, Alcatraz is usually defined as meaning "pelican" or "strange bird"(Bop). Instead of being called Alctraces, the name...
the Mississippi River. The Mississippi River and the towns along it were used as the setting in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. "We judged that three nights more would fetch us to Cairo, at the bottom of Illinois, where the Ohio River comes in^^ (Twain 106). Huck and Jim were trying to reach a town...
power disaster that is ongoing is Fukushima Daiichi.
In the 1970s, a similar threat scared millions of Americans when a failure occurred at the Three Mile Island Nuclear Power Plant in Pennsylvania. However, the incident was resolved and the area fortunately retained little contamination.
The Hanford Site...
Americans in the battle of Iwo Jima. Iwo Jima, which means Sulfur Island, was very important as an air base for fighter escorts making long-range bombing missions against Japan - (First paragraph of Admiral Chester W. Nimitz). The tiny island had taken America over one month to take. The Marines lost 6,891...
AN ESSAY ON
HOW TITAN ARMOURED VEHICLE LAUNCH BRIDGE CAN BENEFIT INDONESIAN ARMY ENGINEERS
By Captain Yaenurendra Hasmoro Aryo Putro
1. Several characteristics of Indonesia’s environment seem to be considerable in determining the role of Indonesian Army Engineers (IAEs). Firstly,...
its big air base and its location 1200 kilometres from Tokyo. Japan knew that America wanted the island but they intended to fight until the death. Iwo Jima was no doubt going to be a hard battle. This essay will follow the preparations for the battle and the outcome.
During the early 20th century Japan...
select few that notice. The story begins with a grim and glorious introduction: "I lost it [my health] through helping to take care of a box of guns on a 2 hundred mile railway journey one winter's night. It is the actual truth, and I will tell you about it" (Twain 187). This introduction directly models the...
is proven by the excess amount of fast food restaurants present in the US, especially by McDonalds in New York City. His goal was to eat fast food three times a day at McDonald’s for thirty days. And during these thirty days his only rule is that he only drinks and eats food from McDonald’s restaurant...
knowledge upon the black youth, trapped in the world with no understanding of their origin in this world they live in.
One of their core principles are three percentages which add up to 100 percent.
85% are the ignorant, non-enlightened, uneducated people who are blind, deaf and dumb.
This is basically...
Reflections on Gandhi: Summary
"Reflection on Gandhi" was an essay written by George Orwell. In this essay he analyse Gandhi's life. The essay is a reflection on Gandhi's life.
Orwell tried to understand Gandhi by reading his autobiography called "My Experiments...
13th October 1941
German forces of Army Group Centre capture Kalinin, just 100 miles to the West of Moscow.
14th October 1941
Army Group Centre wipes out the Russian pocket at Bryansk, but only capture about 50,000 prisoners. The rain and mud begins to impede the German advance, but German troops...
of early American history is
contextual. He is one of the few colonial historians to devote a whole chapter to the
settlement of the West Indian islands and their role in the development of South
Carolina, and perhaps the only one to include developments on the Great Plains and
in California, Alaska...
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Huckleberry Finn begins where things left off after The Adventures of Tom Sawyer. Huck and Tom Sawyer had become rich from all of the treasure they discovered and the Widow Douglas has adopted Huck. She tries to civilize Huck...
title The Life and Strange Surprizing Adventures of Robinson Crusoe, of York, Mariner: Who lived Eight and Twenty Years, all alone in an un-inhabited Island on the Coast of America, near the Mouth of the Great River of Oroonoque; Having been cast on Shore by Shipwreck, wherein all the Men perished but himself...
New Haven Harbor
Soon as I saw the topics for the essay I knew that I want to write about Hew Haven Harbor. Because I live on Morgan Point I was exited to learn more about the harbor in the early days. This essay will discuss the harbor history and importance to the city. ...
concerning the Three Mile Island nuclear plant and the Challenger shuttle launch.
(Martha Cooper. Three Mile Island. 1979. The Washington Post. Web. 13 July 2012)
(Martha Cooper. Three Mile Island. 1979. The Washington Post. Web. 13 July 2012)
In March of 1979, the Three Mile Island (TMI) nuclear...
gin-clear sea, swaying palms and laid back reggae sensibilities of ‘one love’ and ‘one heart’. Rightly so is this tropical island ‘paradise’ lying ninety miles from Cuba and 600 miles south of Miami famous for its world renowned resorts, laidback carefree attitudes and Jamaica is typically depicted as a...
of people, throughout the centuries, have searched within their own times for signs of the coming apocalypse. All who claimed to have found the smoking gun that proved we were in the end times have been wrong. We know this because the world still exists, and we’re still here in it.
The problem that...
More praise for Guns, Germs, and Steel
"No scientist brings more experience from the laboratory and field, none thinks more deeply about social issues or addresses them with greater clarity, than Jared Diamond as illustrated by Guns, Germs, and Steel. In this remarkably readable book he shows how history...