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Uncommonly Fine Baby Work With Babbage Lovelace
1,021 words... on to his unknowing daughter. The evidence in her control over the written word was found when she translated Luigi Ferdico Menabreas sketch of Babbage's Analytical Engine, written from the material he received in a lecture on the Analytical Engine given by Babbage. The piece was published for everyone to read, but it was written in French. Lovelace and Babbage saw then the need to publish an English version of the article, which Lovelace eagerly took as her chance to work with Babbage. Her ...
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Fell In Love Male Figure
1,733 wordsUnrequited Love and Gestures of Consecration Young Werther searched for meaning in everything around him, yearning in his relentless love for Lotte. It was not a mistake that a copy of Emilia Galotti was found by Werther's deathbed, this texts content mirrors much of Werther's sorrows. Werther idolized and pined over Lotte as Prince Hettore Gonzaga did Emilia Galotti. Both male characters sought to relinquish his hopeless passion by attempting to win over the woman that they loved in a desperate...
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Institution Of Marriage Lies In The Fact
2,035 wordsIn order to understand the moral implications of the bed-trick in Shakespeare's All's Well That Ends Well, one must examine who is involved in the scheme and to what end. Once this is clear, it becomes obvious that the bed-trick has no moral message in and of itself; rather, the bed-trick is, according to William Bowman, "a morally neutral device" used by Shakespeare in a "moral context. " The bed-trick is an off-stage event that contributes to the play's characterization as a "problem comedy, "...
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Age Of Innocence True Love
592 wordsTradition In The Age of Innocence The Age of Innocence (Martin Scorsese, 1993) is a film about love and tradition set in New York City during the 1870 s. The main character, Neulan Archer, is torn between his traditional and innocent fianc? , Mae, and her untraditional and controversial cousin, Countess Ellen Olenska. In a world of family tradition and proper behavior, a woman like Ellen, seeking divorce and freedom from her cheating husband was unheard of. This was a world balanced so precariou...
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Countess Elizabeth Bathory Countess Elizabeth Bathory Of Hungary One
458 wordsCountess Elizabeth Bathory of Hungary Thesis Statement: Through her intriguing personality, physical attributes, political intuitiveness, and her distorted moral / family values, Countess Elizabeth Bathory of Hungary has led the life of one of the most fascinating yet neurotic leaders in all of Transylvania s history. I. Countess Elizabeth Bathory of Hungary, born in 1560, retained a childhood of sheer disgust hidden behind the curtain of royalty. A. During her childhood, she witnessed horrific ...
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Girls Blood Castle
547 wordsCountess Bathory was Hungarian by birth. Records give her entry into the world as I 56 I. As a girl she was beautiful with long fair hair and an exquisite complexion. She was married off to an aristocratic soldier when she was fifteen and became mistress of the Castle of Csejthe in the Carpathians. Life in the dark, gloomy Csejthe Castle, while her husband was away on his various military campaigns, became very boring indeed. She was determined to liven things up. First she gathered round her a ...
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16 Th Century Young Women
2,036 wordsERZS? BET (ELIZABETH) B? THORY Countess of Transylvania, vampire: Born 1560 / 61; died, August 21, 1614. In order to improve her complexion and also to maintain her failing grasp on her youth and vitality, she slaughtered six hundred innocent young women from her tiny mountain principality The noble B? they family stemmed from the Hun Gutkeled clan which held power in broad areas of east central Europe (in those places now known as Poland, Hungary, Slovakia, and Romania), and had emerged to assu...
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Elizabeth Bathory Countess One
305 wordsCaywood Elizabeth Bathory Rachel Smith Caywood AP Eng. IV March 18, 2001 Throughout history vampires have been one of the most feared fictional characters. Vlad Dracula, often called Dracula, is the most renowned vampire. He impaled his victims on stakes in front of his castle in order to frighten away any enemies (Glut). Around this tme, Countess Elizabeth Bathory was also beginning her own descent into evil. She savagely slaughtered over 650 young women. Elizabeth Bathory was born in 1560 to G...
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Marriage Of Figaro Don Giovanni
874 wordsIn Mozart's time (the late 1700 s), women were viewed much differently than they are viewed today. Women were perceived as being inferior (intellectually and physically) to men. As we all know, the women were supposed to spend their time in the house cleaning, cooking, and taking care of the children. Although, we must take into account that this was mostly the biased perspective of the men of the time. As time progressed, the submissive female role changed. Their presence became much more preva...
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Hercule Poirot Agatha Christie
1,917 wordsMurder on the Orient Express Agatha Christie 61656; Introduction 61623; Author- Agatha Christie was born in 1890 in England and raised by a wealthy American father and English mother. Her books have sold over a billion copies in English and another billion in 44 foreign languages. She is the author of 78 crime novels and was made a dame in 1971. She was married twice, her second husband being an archeologist whom she often traveled with on his archeological exhibitions to the Middle East. ...
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Sings An Aria Starts Out In Duple Meter Rigoletto
795 wordsI attended the opera Rigoletto at the New York State Theater. Rigoletto was composed by Giuseppe Verdi and it was first performed in 1851, during the Romantic period. Act I of Rigoletto starts out in duple meter and sounds very dramatic, as if something dark and mysterious is going to happen. I think the dynamics play a role in this mood because of the constant changing from loud to soft. This act starts with an overture since the beginning is instrumental. All of a sudden, still in duple meter,...
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