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- Jack London, as a writer, used Darwinian determinism, Nietzschean theories or race and adventure in his writings. Jack London was born in San Francisco and abandoned shortly after birth by his father, London took the name of his step-father. Because of his family s poor financial condition, London was forced to leave school at the age of fourteen and find work.
- Jack London was born John Griffiths Chaney and changed his name for unknown reasons He was born on January 12, 1876 in San Francisco His mother, Flora Wellman, was unmarried and of wealthy background His father may have been William Chaney Chaney was a journalist, lawyer, and a major figure in the development of American astrology During his childhood his parents weren’t there for him and he was looked after by an ex-slave, Virginia Prentiss (Memmie Jennie) London dropped out of school at the age of fourteen, and worked at a series of low-paying sweatshops until he was sixteen
- Jack the Ripper was a murderous madman who terrorized prostitutes in the late 1880?s. Time has not diminished the gruesomeness of the killings. All the victims’ throats were cut; some victims were disemboweled; and the killer took organs from some of his victims.
- Its hard to beleive that this has only happened twelve years ago. Everyday there would be an editorial or a chronicle in the newspaper about the activities of the Ripper or the police.
- Jack Kerouac is the first to explore the world of the wandering hoboes in his novel, On the Road. He created a world that shows the lives and motivations of this culture he himself named the ?Beats.? Kerouac saw the beats as people who rebel against everything accepted to gain freedom and expression.
- Alice Hoffman author of Here On Earth appears to hold many of the same beliefs as Martin which are seen throughout her novel. Martin Eden was forced to make his own living.
- One of the principal liberators of South America from Spanish rule was Jose de San Martin. He is also known as Argentina’s liberator, and was one of the principal revolutionary fighters against royalist forces in South America. He was a master of military strategy, a skill which led him to success.
- Jack London fought his way up from a life of hard, factory labor in Oakland, California, to become the highest paid, most popular author of his time. His writing questioned the meaning of life and death and captured the very essence the natural struggle to survive.
- John Donne uses poetry to explore his own identity, express his feelings, and most of all; he uses it to deal with the personal experiences occurring in his life. Donne’s poetry is a confrontation or struggle to find a place in this world, or rather, a role to play in a society from which he often finds himself detached or withdrawn.
- 1.Mary Anne ?Polly? Nichols Mary Anne Nichols was found dead on Aug. 31, 1 between 3:30 and 4:00 A.M. by a porter on his way to work. At a first glance, it appeared to the porter that the woman was just laying down in the street merely unconscious.
- In a public junior high school he began to read feverishly. In English classes he flourished, but socially he did not. Impressed deeply by Mark Twain and Jack London, Kerouac created his own imaginary world, which he recorded in hand-written "newspapers.
- A mellow vibration lingers throughout a smoke-filled room, as eloquent music escapes the callused fingers of relaxed musicians. The tempo speeds up and grows into a fusion of spontaneous and uneven chords, exploding with rhythmic soul and life. The sound of jazz embraces the room.
- In this paper, DR. ARUP RATAN GHOSH puts cinema into the orbit of Globalisation. The context and texts of ?identity?, MTV, beauty contest, cocacolaisation, localism, regionalism and nationalism, Amartya Sen?s notion on globalisation, block-buster films and cinema in general come with a serious approach to state the global matter of fact of the moving images.
- The short lived life of Jack London is a direct reflection of his literary works major theme, the struggle for survival of strong men driven by primitive emotions. ?To Build A Fire? and White Fang are two of his works that coincide his life experiences and illustrate his literary theme.
- It has been used to treat stroke victims dealing with depression, used on children with autism, and with people who have suffered spinal injuries to help them walk again. It is not necessarily a cure for there ailments, it rather motivates their mind allowing other methods to be more successful.
- Marx was educated from 1830 to 1835 at the high school in Trier.
- On Thursday afternoon, I went to Huntington Library with Thao and Jane. When we arrived at the library we found that there was exhibits on Jack London and George Washington. We bought the entry ticket, which was green, and went into the library. We started in the first exhibit on our right hand side.
- But crimes though out the middle class and rich were mostly property crimes and disputes which made up 90% of all crimes committed by the upper-class. In Victorian England and like today there a two categories which crimes fall under.
- White Fang, written by Jack London, is a wonderful adventure novel that vividly depicts the life of a wolf by the name of White Fang. Throughout the course of the novel, White Fang goes through numerous learning experiences as he interacts with humans and other wolves from Alaska around the turn of the century.
- National Lampoon s European Vacation(1985),though almost certainly produced as “pure entertainment” in Richard Dyer s sense of the term, presents to the careful reader much more than simply ninety-five minutes of farce. Underlying nearly every scene and every character s motivations are cultural stereotypes and assumptions intended to go unnoticed within the text.