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During the Colonial period of American history, settlers made the move from European nations, namely England, in order to escape...
Answered a Question in Religion in the Thirteen Colonies
Europeans started making the journey across the Atlantic in order to expand their influence over world affairs and discover unknown...
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Not all individuals grow up in supportive and loving households, and a person's self-esteem or self-perception can be greatly affected...
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The United States has experienced several different pushes forward towards a more sustainable approach to environmental policy and...
Answered a Question in The New England Colonies
The New England colonies included Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Rhode Island. Puritans with varying degrees of...
Answered a Question in Death of a Salesman
A primary component of the American Dream is economic or financial success. There is also the idealistic notion of "dedicating...
Answered a Question in The Alchemist
Paulo Coelho's inspirational book The Alchemist details the dream and subsequent search and journey of Santiago, a young...
Answered a Question in The Middle Colonies
The Pennsylvania Colony was one of the original thirteen colonies. The land was granted to William Penn by King Charles II in 1681 in...
Answered a Question in Into the Wild
In Jon Krakauer’s nonfiction book Into the Wild, Krakauer expands on a previously published feature article he’d written for...
Answered a Question in My Antonia
In the novel, Antonia is important to Jim because she is the personification of all the things that he holds dear. In his mind, she is...