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Greek Remarkable Ships Essay Examples

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A History on the Trireme, a Greek Fighting Ship
THE TRIREME Boats have always represented technological ability and knowledge. And though the Ancient Greeks of Homer's time were not very technologically advanced (relative to the present time), their ships were quite remarkable. The most prominent among the Greek fighting ships was the trireme. The trireme first appe...
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A Dictionary Entry of American Naval Fighting Ships for BB-62
Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships entry for BB-62 Webmasters' Note: The Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships covers the history of the New Jersey only until the publication of the book in 1970. We hope to add a separate section of this web page that will cover the period 1982-1991. From: DICTIONARY OF AM...
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Pleading to the King to Grant Money Needed for Colonizing Asia and America
Your Majesty, you have the riches that many other kings would kill to have. An army that would crush any nation, and a navy that can control the whole Earth. Have you ever wanted more than that? Would you want to truly make yourself known as one of the most successful kings of all time? You can become rich beyond all of the...
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An Analysis of the Sailing Ships of 19th Century and the Seamanship of Clipper Ships
Clipper Ships Clipper ships were extremely fast sailing ships developed primarily
by the United States between the 1830's and 1860's. Clippers' did not have
a final definition written in stone, but did share certain characteristics
such as a sharp hull (designed for speed, not for cargo capacity) and a
heavy and lofty sq...
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The Essential Characteristics and Qualities of Greek Heroes
Greek Hero’s and Their Society The Greek heroes served society by demonstrating the morals and values of the Greek Gods in humanistic terms. All Greek heroes had similar characteristics and qualities. These qualities are an essential part of the hero’s make-up. Without them, the hero would not be able to overcome the chall...
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Greek Ancient Biblical Stories and Myths Are Male Dominated
Are the ancient biblical stories and the myths of the Greeks irredeemably male oriented? All ancient societies treated women as the inferior gender. It has been historically shown that in the ancient world, men were the leaders, heroes, and kings, and women served primarily as companions, helpers, and child-bearers. In the...
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The History and Role of the Boat
Boats have always represented technological ability and knowledge. And though the Ancient Greeks of Homer's time were not very technologically advanced (relative to the present time), their ships were quite remarkable. The most prominent among the Greek fighting ships was the trireme. The trireme first appeared around 700...
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Dr. Martin Luther King 's Remarkable Speech: I Have a Dream
People at least once have listened to a speech, or been asked to give a
speech to audiences in their life time. While speakers are convincing
his or her audiences, some of them make audiences be subtle with
ambiguous texts or some of successful speakers make audiences understand
easily with their clear and obvious content o...
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An Analysis of the Character Relationship in the Story Bartleby
Throughout the story Bartleby two characters share a certain relationship that seems to be unbreakable. The narrator shares a special relationship with Bartleby. Both characters have similarities in their personalities and the way they act. Generally we look at them as being similar in the way they act, but we do not really...
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An Analysis of the Remarkable Growth in Private Christian Education
The past three decades have witnessed a remarkable growth in private Christian education, both in Christian day schools and in homeschooling. The effort has not been in vain. Standardized test scores repeatedly show that students in private Christian education far outpace their counterparts in public schools. It is reported...
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13 pages