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Samuel Langhorne Clemens, also know as Mark Twain, was born in 1835 and died in 1910 (Student Handbook 379). He is best known as an American humorist and for his realistic view of America in the nineteenth century through his novels and other stories. He had the whole world captivated through his expert writing and lectures. "I never let my schooling interfere with my education (home.eathlink.net/…/twain.html)," Mark Twain once said. Mark Twain was a great inspiration to America in

Introduction Basketball is a athletic sport, usually played on an indoor court in which two competing teams of five layers each attempt to score by throwing an inflated ball so that it descends through one of two baskets suspended, at each end of the court, above their heads. The team scoring the most such throws, through field goals or foul shots, wins the game. Because of its continuous action and frequent scoring, basketball is one of the most popular spectator as well as participant sport

Babe Ruth changed the game of baseball. George Herman "Babe" Ruth was perhaps the most recognized player in Major League Baseball history. Born on February 6, 1895 in Baltimore, Maryland, Ruth attended St. Mary's Industrial School. At St. Mary's, Ruth became a star baseball prospect. But these accomplishments were a mere shadow of what he would later do as Babe Ruth changed the game of baseball. There were many reasons why Babe Ruth changed baseball but none made as much of an impact as

During the past seventy years, country music has gone through many changes. On the other hand, country music has always dealt with real issues of ordinary people. Country music comes from simple stories of everyday life. Country was once limited to the rural South and Southwest but is now successful throughout all of the United States. The first country artists became widely known and achieved popularity in the late 1920's. The two most important figures at this time were Jimmie Rodgers an

Maya Angelou: A Woman of Hope Marin Luther King, Malcolm X, Marcus Garvey, Rosa Parks, E.B. DuBois and Thrugood Marshall are all names that bring to mind the struggle that Black America has been engaged in since the times of Abraham Lincoln. All of these people were eloquent speakers who had a great influence on the lives of every American. Maya Angelou is one of the few men and women who has had an impact on America as these great black leaders have had. Angelou's work in the arts and

When writing a research paper, you must present facts to support your argument. Your argument must be in a form of a thesis statement and must be written in the introductory part of your research paper. Writing a research paper can be a bit time consuming especially if your topic is wide and you have to gather several data to support your argument. If that’s the case, you can make your topic more specific so that it will be easier for you to gather information and organize you