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Kings Park Psychiatric Center

- The Kings Park Psychiatric Center has had a large effect on the social changes of Long Island. A small town grew larger and prosperous from the direct effect of this State hospital from the time of 1885 to the present. The history of the town, the patients and court cases held, and the concluding plans for the land after its closing have all had a significant mark on the social changes of the town. The first hospital was built in a quiet farming town later named Kings Park. In 1885, officials of what was then the city of Brooklyn established the Kings County Farm on more than 800 acres to care for the mentally ill....   [tags: essays research papers fc]

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The Snowdonia National Park

- The Snowdonia National Park Introduction A Brief History of Snowdonia National Park Snowdonia National Park was established in 1951 and covers an area of 2,142 square kilometres (827 square miles). The park mainly consists of several ancient mountain ranges. These mountain ranges were formed by volcanic activity, and they were eroded during the Ice Ages. The highest of these is Yr Wyddfa Fawr (1,085m/3,560ft) one of the five peaks of the Snowdon Massif (or Mount Snowdon)....   [tags: Papers]

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Bennett Springs State Park

- Bennett Springs State Park Bennett Springs is a state park located near Lebanon, Missouri. The park is centered on a spring, deep in the ground that was caused by an earthquake, according to the Osage Native Americans. The spring was bought from the Bennett heirs in 1924 and 1925. Since then, the land has been turned into a state park. It has been stocked with mountain trout since then and is great for fishing. The Niangua River, the river into which the spring flows, is a great river to canoe....   [tags: Papers]

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Thorpe Park's Customer Service

- Thorpe Park's Customer Service Effectual customer service is or should be a fundamental aspect of any organisation that has an objective of success. It is through this process that an organisation can fully understand its customers and ensuring that it is responding correctly to customer needs and demands which are vital if the organisation is to gain competitive advantage. In 1991, freematle quotes: “Customer service is the final test. You can get everything else right in terms of product, price and marketing but unless you complete the process with incredibly good customer service, you run the risk of loosing business or even going out of business”....   [tags: Consumerism Businesses Essays]

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What Did They Draw?

- ‘What did they draw?’ ‘There were trees and monkeys, and I think a giraffe – Tom loved giraffes...and probably some kids running around as well.’ ‘Did they draw birds too, and snakes?’ Jo asked. At the time her mother’s friend Pam lived in a house that backed on to Stony Creek. Next door was the biggest house in the nieghbourhood, Jo thought it was mansion. It was set deep in the garden, and access was via a winding gravel drive. Large weeping willows grew along the parameter of the property, their branches hanging over the fence, and it was under one of those trees, on the creek side, that Jo had seen her first snake....   [tags: Woman, Family, Grandparent, Garter snake]

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Central Park

- Central Park Central Park was the first landscaped public park in the United States. Advocates of creating the park – primarily wealthy merchants and landowners – admired the public grounds of London and Paris and urged that New York needed a comparable facility to establish its international reputation. A public park, they argued, would offer their own families an attractive setting for carriage rides and provide working-class New Yorkers with a healthy alternative to the saloon. After three years of debate over the park site and cost, in 1853 the state legislature authorized the City of New York to use the power of eminent domain to acquire more than 700 acres of land in the center of...   [tags: Papers]

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Jurassic Park

- Hammond would have succeeded in the planning of his park if he and his team hadn’t been so overwhelmed with greed and power. Since he would be the first to open a park of this type, he would be able to charge what ever he wanted. Was he just out for the money or did he just want people to learn about his discoveries of being able to clone prehistoric dinosaurs. One of errors that caused the park to fail was the fact that Hammond and the other designers of the park didn't think about the unpredictability of nature itself....   [tags: Movies Film]

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Jurassic Park

- Jurrasic Park 2 Jurassic Park Jurassic Park takes place on an Island off the Coast of Costa Rica which is owned by a multimillionaire, John Hammond. On this island he has set up a genetical engineering facility which permits him and his scientist to create dinosaur from blood extracted from prehistoric mosquitos, that have been preserved in amber. Before he opens this living attraction to the public he needs specialist to approve the park. He brings them to the island and begins to show them what he has accomplished....   [tags: Essays Papers]

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Jurassic Park

- Jurassic Park is a book about the cloning of dinosaurs and they are used as the park entertainment on an island. In this park where dinosaurs are the attraction, not every thing will go as planed. Reading this book will teach someone how Michael Crichton feels about biological science and the cloning of extinct animals. There are things that caused the park to be unsuccessful. Dr. Malcom and Dennis Nedry where two of the parks problems, and the other was the nature of the animals. Dr. Malcom uses the chaos theory to predict the collapse of the park....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Jurassic Park

- The Question of Control as Presented in Jurassic Park According to Arnold Pacey How could one describe the relationship between humans and nature. Perhaps it is one of control, a constant struggle between the power of the elements and the sophistication of human mechanization. Could it be one of symbiosis, where man and nature coexist in relative peace. Are we, as a species, simply a part of nature’s constantly changing realm. This issue is one that philosophers have debated for centuries. Where does mankind fit into the vast network of interacting environments and beings called nature....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Jurassic Park

- Jurassoc Park A billionaire has created a technique to clone dinosaurs. From the left behind DNA that his crack team of scientists and experts extract he is able to grow the dinosaurs in labs and lock them up on an island behind electrified fences. He has created a sort of theme park on the island which is located off the west coast of Costa Rica. The island is called Isla Nublar. He plans to have the entire planet come and visit his wondrous marvels. He asks a group of scientists from several different fields to come and view the park, but something terribly goes wrong when a worker on the island turns against him and shuts down the power....   [tags: Essays Papers]

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Jurrasic Park

- Jurrasic Park The Story takes place on an Island off the Coast of Costa Rica. Where A very wealthy man, John Hammond, Has set up A Genetically engineered Dinosaur preserve. Before he opens this living attraction to the public(only the people who can afford it) He needs people, who he thinks will be good judges of the Park. He brings them in and begins to awe them with the sights of real dinosaurs. One of the visitors, Ian Malcolm, predicts that this is impossible to accomplish. For he says there are flaws in the system, and according to his chaos theory these animals cannot be predicted....   [tags: Essays Papers]

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Jurrasic Park

- Jurassic Park The story starts as a man from an island is brought in.He has severe injuries all over his body.The man comes from the island where scientists have made dinosaurs from DNA found in insects.Well they were building the dinosaur game park some dinosaurs have escaped from the island and have arrived on the mainland. A few people were attacked, including a girl who managed to draw a picture of the little dinosaur before she was attacked. When the picture was shown to scientists, they didn't know what animal it could be....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Jurassic Park

- Jurassic Park A very wealthy man has created a technique to clone dinosaurs. He is able to do so with the left behind DNA that his genius team of scientists and experts can extract. He is able to grow the dinosaurs in labs and lock them up on an island behind electric fences. He has created a sort of theme park on the island, which is located off the west coast of Costa Rica. The island is called Isle Nublar. He plans to have the entire planet come and visit his amazing prehistoric marvels. He asks a group of scientists from several different fields to come and view the park, but something goes terribly wrong when a worker on the island decides to be a traitor and shuts down the power....   [tags: Essays Papers]

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Jurassic Park

- Two paleontologists, Alan Grant and Ellie Sattler, were financed by John Hammond, a very wealthy man. The two were visited by a man named Morris who was very interested about Hammond. Apparently he had leased an island off the west coast of Costa Rica for some type of big development that had been in the making for some 10 years. Part of the plan was to buy large quantities of amber, which drew attention from Morris, because amber was of little or no value. Shortly after the visit the two paleontologists were called by Hammond to come visit his island....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Jurassic Park

- Jurassic Park by Michael Crichton is a riveting piece of science fiction. Most of the story takes place on an island off the Pacific side of Costa Rica. A deciduous rain forest inhabits most of the island. An eccentric old man named John Hammond leases the whole island to create a frightening dinosaur amusement park, using real dinosaurs. Within this jungle setting, Michael Crichton’s engrossing, believable characters bring the story to life with quick action, intense dialogue and scientific questions....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Bletchley Park

- Bletchley Park 'Ultra' was made possible because of help from Poland. The Poles handed a replica of the Enigma to Bletchley Park in August 1939. Without it breaking the code would have been almost impossible. In January 1940 Alan Turing became convinced that the Poles had misinterpreted the workings of the Enigma and, after meeting them, realized that he was correct. He then managed to crack the 'Green' code. In February 1940 John Herivel thought of the idea of putting himself in an operators mind to reduce the setting possibilities....   [tags: Papers]

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Jurassic Park

- Jurassic Park, by Michael Crichton is an incredible book, which describes genetic engineering and the creation of an extinct species. Michael Crichton uses marvelous detail throughout the book. As great as the book is, it is not that appropriate for children who are 15 and under because of the gore, description, violence, and obscenities through out the story. Jurassic Park is a great book. Michael Crichton uses such descriptive detail, that you could picture everything that is going on like you are watching a movie....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Algonquin Park

- Algonquin Park Algonquin Park is the oldest and most famous provincial park in Ontario and one of the largest in Canada. It stretches across 7,725 kilometers of wild and beautiful lakes and forests, bogs and rivers, cliffs and beaches. This is why Algonquin is also known as a canoeist's and camper's paradise as far as the eye can see. From August 27th to September 5th a group of university students mainly ranging between the ages of 22 to 25 will be experiencing the park first-hand. As far as the weather, this is an ideal time to experience Algonquin Park because "there are only a few lingering misquotes, the days are warm and the nights are cool" (Friends…, 1998)....   [tags: Papers]

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Jurassic Park

- Jurassic Park Michael Crichton, in his outstandingly exciting science fiction novel, Jurassic Park, has put together a suspenseful, compelling, riveting, frightening, realistic, thrilling, and scientifically informative world, combining sophisticated biotechnology with prehistoric legend, blending the past, present, and the future, and a terrifying nightmares of science run wild, packed with humans and genetically engineered dinosaurs, including mesmerizing, fast paced action. It is a world where the reader where the reader decides what is happening in the book....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Jurassic Park

- Mr. Spielburg, While your movies Jurassic Park and The Lost World are entertaining, they are not accurate portrayals of the ecosystem in the Jurassic period. Through close examination of the animal and plant life in your movies, my high school environmental geology class has come to the decision that your movies are typical misleading Hollywood fabrications of historical data. Our most outstanding concern is that out of the eleven varied species of dinosaurs in both of your movies, only four were actually from the Jurassic period....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Jurassic Park

- Jurassic Park The author is Michael Crichton, and the book is The Lost World. Many people have read this book, along with its predecessor, Jurassic Park, and many people have been enthralled with the thought of living dinosaurs in the 20th century. “What if the dinosaurs did not become extinct. What if they still exist?” (The Lost World takes off a couple years after the first book. A separate island is discovered, an island where the dinosaurs were actually created. There are two different research groups sent to the island....   [tags: essays papers]

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Jurassic Park

- Jurassic Park From the story many questions arise about the condition of the future. With the introduction of biotechnology, what we all want to know is, will this technology be used for the good of mankind. Will it be used to create faster and easier methods of working. Will it be used to create bio-technological replicas of humans that will be able to do our work for us or will the technology be used too misguidingly and lead to the downfall of humanity. All the questions and more are what plague the minds of scientists when trying to perfect this technology....   [tags: essays research papers]

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jurassic park

- Iteration Seven & Epilogue Summary Malcolm and Hammond engage in an argument. Hammond is relieved that the animals did not get free and overrun the world. Malcolm says that the world cannot be destroyed. It will always survive whatever disasters take place. The park seem finally to have been brought under control. There are now fewer animals, because some have been killed by other animals. Since the fences were down for so long, all the animals have mingled. Grant and Muldoon decide to search for the animal nests, especially the raptor nests....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Jurassic Park

- Jurassic Park The girl shrieks as the giant tree trunk of a leg crashes down shaking the earth. Her screams are then drowned out by the prehistoric roar of the genetically engineered Tyrannosaurus Rex as it searches for prey (Crichton, 1991). Everyone remembers this scene from the best-selling novel by Michael Crichton, Jurassic Park. These scenes were then brought to life by producer/director Steven Spielberg in the immensely popular movie by the same name. Is this possible....   [tags: Papers]

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Neolithic Park

- Neolithic Park      "Thanks for that update, Bob," said the aged anchor person. His voice was rough and deep, as though he had been to sea recently and had taken home a throat lined with thick salt water. He sounded too serious, but friendly enough to be a local newscaster for a maximum audience of perhaps 20,000 bored stiff eyes. "And now we have a related story about the new sporting goods store here in Sidney. Nan Johnstone is there live. Nan?"      "Yes, Phil. Thanks." Nan was an aged person as well, who doubled as the station's investigative reporter and local happening's person....   [tags: Creative Writing Short Stories Hunting Essays]

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Organic Farming - The New Snake Oil

- There is an increasing trend in the demand for organic food in the United States, but it is due to the benefits of organic farming, or is it only a marketing ploy by the agricultural industry to increase revenue. Try to imagine yourself in your favorite supermarket picking up tomatoes for homemade pasta sauce. You see organic tomatoes for $1.99/lb and local non-organic tomatoes for $0.99/lb. The $1 price difference doesn’t seem to be too much to pay to support a small local farm that produces organic food that is more nutritious and healthier, and how can you put a price on health....   [tags: Organic Food, United States, Increase Revenue]

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Snowdonia National Park

- Snowdonia National Park The history of Snowdonia national park falls into three periods. Between 1951 and 1974 it was very much a period of finding its feet and seeing how the work of the organization developed over these years, when it was important to gain the goodwill of the local community and local organizations. Some objected to the word "national" and others to the inclusion of non elected members. In the austere post war era economic development was a priority, and the decisions made in this period reflect those times....   [tags: Papers]

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Yellowstone National Park

- Yellowstone National Park Yellowstone National Park is one of the largest and oldest national parks in American history. Yellowstone was the first park to be protected by private investment on March 1, 1872, and the first to be put under the jurisdiction of the National Park Service in 1918, no doubt due to its unique and inspiring landscape and geothermal features. In fact, Yellowstone National Park is home to half of the world’s total hydrothermal features. These awesome attractions draw an incredible amount of visitors, an average of two to three million each year, to Yellowstone’s immense landscape....   [tags: Parks Recreation]

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Thorpe Park Guide

- Thorpe Park Guide Welcome to our Thorpe park guide!. In this guide I will be discussing the different functional areas within Thorpe park. Functional areas are different departments within a business that help the business to achieve their aims and objectives. e.g. all the tasks that have to be carried out by the business: Human Resources, Finance, Marketing etc. Furthermore, within this guide I will also include a full description of the 5 main functional areas in Thorpe park (Marketing, Human Resources, Customer services, Health and Safety and I.C.T) and how they...   [tags: Papers]

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The Advertisement On The Chinese Cellphone

- The images in the advertisement play an important role in promoting the Chinese cellphone. The advertisement depicts a green snake that is looking as if it is about to bite whoever is in front of it holding the phone. It is a green snake with white patterns along its back. The snake is rared back in striking position with its mouth wide open and its sharp fangs out. The snake is the same color as the leaves behind it. Using figures such as a snake draws people 's attention because most people have a natural fear of snakes....   [tags: Internet, Mobile phone, Snake, Internet access]

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Baseball Park Construction Trends in the 1990s

- Baseball Park Construction Trends in the 1990s The current trend in baseball park construction is a retro design, reminiscent of the early years, combined with modern technology. This trend, dubbed “The Construction Era” by Frank Deford of Sports Illustrated, is prominent in three new American League parks: Oriole Park at Camden Yards, Jacobs Field, and The Ballpark at Arlington. The current idea for ballpark construction is to locate the retro style parks in the heart of urban areas. The whole movement was initiated by the construction of Oriole Park at Camden Yards, and it’s radical new design concept....   [tags: Papers]

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Kakadu National Park

- KNP Kakadu was declared a national park on 5 April 1979, and also granted world heritage status in 1979. Kakadu National Park is a magnificent part of Australia, and contains many beautiful features. The name ‘kakadu’ comes from the land’s traditional aboriginal owners, the Gagudju people. They have interacted with Kakadu for over 50 000 years, one of the longest periods of interaction found anywhere on earth. The Aboriginal rock art is of particular significance as it provides us an insight of the Gagadju people’s lives for over 50 000 years....   [tags: Australia]

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The Organization and Work of People at Bletchley Park

- The Organization and Work of People at Bletchley Park Bletchley Park was a small estate 50 miles outside London. Bletchley Park, codenamed ‘Station X’ was an evacuation site for MI6 and the government code and cypher school (Gccs). This location was chosen, as it was far away from London that the Germans would not consider it a worthwhile target to attack. It was founded in 1939 after world war two had started and aimed to break encoded German Messages that were sent using ‘Enigma’....   [tags: Papers]

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Man and God in Frankenstein and Jurassic Park

- Man and God in Frankenstein and Jurassic Park   Not since Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, has an author captured such a theme in their work in a way that is magical and captivates the reader.  Michael Crichton's science fiction novel Jurassic Park  portrays what happens when man plays God: his imperfections cause things to go terribly wrong.  The story's, plot, setting, point of view and characterization all add to an atmosphere of fear and raise readers' consciousness about the consequences of doing so....   [tags: comparison compare contrast essays]

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Jurassic Park Summary

- Michael Crichton's Jurassic Park Alan Grant and Ellie Sattler were among many people paleontologists that were funded by a wealthy man by the name of John Hammond. The two of them were visited by a man named Morris who was very interested in Hammond. Apparently he had leased an island of the west of Costa Rica. He had some kind of big development going on for the past ten years. He also had been buying large quantities of Amber which seemed useless due to it's low value. And Morris, being from the government, was very suspicious....   [tags: essays research papers]

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The Organisation and Work of the People at Bletchley Park

- The Organisation and Work of the People at Bletchley Park The organisation and work of the people at Bletchley Park was very important this was because in the First World War code-breaking had become more important for the first time because messaging had gone more technical and opposite armies were able to get their hand on messages from the enemy quicker and easier. The British Government wanted to be able to decode all enemy communications so they decided to build a base that would house all of Britain’s secret weapons....   [tags: Papers]

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Religious Contributions And Feminism Of Sweat By Zora Neale Hurston

- Religious Contributions and Feminism in “Sweat” By: Zora Neale Hurston Words and characters represent symbols that contribute to the depth of literacy works, and these symbols vary according to cultural standards. Stemming from the Harlem Renaissance, Zora Neale Hurston’s work presents issues that focus on the disruption of African Americans. from American literature in the nineteenth century forward. Not only did African Americans write about their experiences coming out of slavery, but they also faced spiritual and gender changes, which altered the entire world view of their people....   [tags: Zora Neale Hurston, Snake, Whip, Gender]

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Fanny Price: the Heroine of Mansfield Park

- Fanny Price: The Heroine of Mansfield Park Jane Austin's Mansfield Park is not widely accepted by critics. The novel's criticism is due to the heroine, Fanny Price. Since Fanny does not encompass the conventional characteristics of a heroine (charm, wit, and beauty), critics hold the opinion that she is passive, week, and boring. Ironically, Austin's goal was to demonstrate that superficial charm and wit are nice, but there are more important characteristics such as discipline, morality, and depth of character (Moore 139)....   [tags: European Literature]

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Zora Neale Hurston 's The Harlem Renaissance

- Zora Neale Hurston is undoubtedly a product of the Harlem Renaissance as well as one of its most extraordinary writers. Zora Neale Hurston was born in Nostasulga, Alabama on January 7th 1891, then moved to Eatonville, Florida which was the first black township to be incorporated in the United States. Zora’s childhood was far from perfect. Her mother died when she was only thirteen. Her father was infidel. She dropped out of school and was bouncing to relatives houses here and there. Zora clashed repeatedly with her new stepmom and eventually moved out....   [tags: Zora Neale Hurston, Snake, Langston Hughes]

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Fanny in Jane Austen's Mansfield Park

- &#8220;FANNY EMERGES VICTORIOUS SIMPLY BECAUSE THE OTHERS FALTER'; (MARY POOVEY) DO YOU AGREE WITH THIS READING OF FANNY&#8217;S ROLE IN &#8216;MANSFIELD PARK&#8217; Mansfield Park has sometimes been considered as atypical of Jane Austen as being solemn and moralistic. Poor Fanny Price is brought up at Mansfield Park with her uncle and aunt. Where only her cousin Edmund helps her with the difficulties she suffers from the rest of the family, and from her own fearfulness and timidity....   [tags: essays research papers]

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The Environment of Big Bend National Park

- What can we learn about the current and future environment from the paleo-environment in Big Bend National Park. Transgression and Regression of Mid- to Upper Cretaceous Seas Cretaceous Rock Formations of The Big Bend Area TRANSGRESSION/REGRESSION The cycles of the ocean waters rising (transgressing) and receding (regressing) are known as transgressive-regressive cycles. The mid- to Upper Cretaceous rocks in the Big Bend area of southwest Texas encompasses rock ages from approximately 70 to 100 million years ago (mya)....   [tags: Nature Geography Parks]

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Controversy Behind South Park's Ethics

- Controversy Behind South Park's Ethics South Park, the animated TV series aired on Comedy Central was created by Matt Stone and Trey Parker and is one of the many new shows that involve animation with high-level adult comedy that parodies current events going on across the United States and throughout the world. South Park is just one of many new shows that involve this sort of high end entertainment and they are taking the television ratings by storm. This show, along with others of its nature such as Family Guy, The Simpsons, and King of the Hill are all extremely controversial in nature and in regards to the situations portrayed on the television screen....   [tags: Censorship Argumentative Adult Content Essays]

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The Madonnas of Echo Park by Brando Skyhorse

- “Remember, remember always, that all of us, and you and I especially, are descended from immigrants and revolutionists.” -- President Franklin D. Roosevelt Throughout the course of my life, I have always encountered individuals wanting to better their economic situation especially those within my community. Those who come from impoverished communities in other countries risk their lives and lifetime savings to come to the United States hoping that one day they will regain everything that they lost....   [tags: Immigration, Immigrants]

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Summary Of ' The Great Commission '

- Lo, I’m With You Always For almost two months the disciples of the Lord had been confused, frustrated and downright scared for their lives. Their Leader had been killed and even though He rose from the dead, He is now telling them that He will soon leave them again. It was in this setting that Jesus gave “The Great Commission.” He said, “Go ye therefore and teach all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost: teaching them to observe all things whatsoever I have commanded you:….” (Matt.28:19-20)....   [tags: Family, Snake, World War II, Kingsnake]

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The Serpent From The Bible And Greek Mythology

- Symbols are commonly used to convey beliefs and ideas, whether it is represented as visual images, words, sounds, or gestures. Although most symbols have several meanings; from the diversity of Christianity to medieval times, even from before Christ to modern times. One of many symbols is shown over and over again as a dynamic deity. The serpent or snake is highly speculated worldwide. There are many stories that contradict the main meaning of the serpent, from the Bible and Greek mythology to modern day movies like the Jungle Book....   [tags: Adam and Eve, Garden of Eden, Snake, Satan]

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Environmental Impacts Of The Golden One Center

- Environmental Impacts of the Golden One Center The creation of the Golden One Center will likely cause numerous environmental impacts that will affect the surrounding area. These impacts include but are not limited to increasing the demand for water, potentially revealing contaminated soil and groundwater, harming the giant garter snake, degrading the air quality, and increasing light pollution. Each of these impacts require a method to minimize, avoid, or mitigate the effect. There are numerous methods that can be applied to achieve this goal so the following methods are just a small portion of what can be done to minimize, avoid, or mitigate these specific environmental impacts....   [tags: Pollution, Water, Air pollution, Garter snake]

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`` Sweat `` By Zora Neale Hurston

- “You get what you give, whether it’s good or bad,” says author Sandra Bullock. This is evidently portrayed in the story “Sweat” by Zora Neale Hurston. It focuses on the marriage life of an African American woman Delia Jones and her husband, Sykes Jones. Hurston is known as a famous American writer, she writes about real life stories as it was during the years when she wrote the stories. The story is about Delia Jones, who is a nice, hardworking, and religious woman, who marries Sykes and has been living in a strained marriage life for fifteen years....   [tags: Marriage, Zora Neale Hurston, Snake, Abuse]

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The Death Of Death - Original Writing

- Yeah, but once upon a time, there was a hard working woman. When the sun just started rising, the birds began their first whistle; she had to leave the house and go to the farm working diligently until the sky is filled up and sparked by the stars. Yeah, but one day while working in the fields, she suddenly felt herself a little stunned, a bit uncomfortable, even dry throat like burned up by fire. So she hurried into the hut erected in the middle of fields, grab a water bottle to drink, but when she looked in the bottle....   [tags: Water, Spring, My Hometown, Snake River]

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My Experience That Happened Three Years Ago

- I want to talk more about my experience that happened three years ago. The event took place in August 2013, the event was about seven days in the middle of nowhere. I wasn’t the only one that went to this event, I was with five or six people and I had three leaders that lead us to different places around the national park. I remember when my mother told me about the national park and she informed me about how fun the trip was going to be and it will be worth the cost. At first, I want to go the trip but I had some doubts about the people....   [tags: Yellowstone National Park, National Park Service]

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Noah's Ark vs. Jurassic Park

- Noah's Ark vs. Jurassic Park As the human population of the world continues to increase the flora and fauna of the planet are becoming an increasingly smaller part of the picture. Environmentalist and conservationists all over the globe are working hard to find strategies and methods for the preservation of disappearing creatures and species. An increasingly popular idea that would allow for great benefits in the field of conservation became apparent in 1996 with the cloning of sheep by the name of Dolly....   [tags: Biology Essays Research Papers]

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The Wind Blew And The Car Traveled Forward

- As the wind blew and the car traveled forward, I read my book that transported me from the car to a world of mixed emotion and confused teenagers. I glanced up from the intensity of the story and looked out my window as the car rolled by some of the most beautiful mountains in the country. Deciding that the mountains were too beautiful to miss I switched from my book to an audio tape. However, the mountains on the way to our final destination were nothing compared to the geysers, pools and other thermal features that Yellowstone National Park had to offer....   [tags: Yellowstone National Park, National Park Service]

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Yellowstone 's Thermal Features And Diversity Of Wildlife

- The bison are an emblem of the wildness of the West and a Yellowstone icon. A struggling population that was almost extinct at the turn of the century has been successfully recovered. An occurrence that Superintendent Wenk describes as “the greatest conservation success story in the country”. More than 5,500 bison now live inside and in areas surrounding Yellowstone park (Wenk). This park contains the largest concentration of mammals in the lower 48 states (Wenk). In addition to bison, those inhabitants include wolves, lynxes, grizzly bears, foxes, elk, and moose (Powers) Due to the large number of animals, Yellowstone results in an almost Serengeti-type situation that has no equivalent in t...   [tags: National Park Service, Yellowstone National Park]

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`` Sweat `` By Zora Neale Hurston

- In literature, the significant themes of a story can sometimes be developed within dramatic death scenes. With that being said, Zora Neale Hurston 's presents an unappreciated housewife and her high-class husband 's sinful ways which ultimately lead to the husband 's unplanned death, in her short story “Sweat”. The concluding death scene can best be described as illustrating the theme as “what goes around comes around”. Sykes was abusive and tried plotting his wife, Delia 's, death by using a rattlesnake, but his plan backfired and it was Sykes that was killed in the end....   [tags: Marriage, Zora Neale Hurston, Snake, A Story]

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Lassen Volcanic National Park and the Negative Influences from Outside Sources

- Lassen Volcanic National Park is often overlooked by tourists because its proximity to the Famous Yosemite which lies close by. Located in Northeastern California, Lassen Volcanic National Park is primarily known for its numerous hydrothermal features. Lassen Peak is the highest elevation point in the park and was formed around 30,000 years ago when Tehama’s Northern flank formed a dome before a large eruption (National Parks Conservation Association, 2009). Beautiful features blooming within the park are degraded by adjacent land surrounding the park which is used for logging, grazing, and off-roading....   [tags: Human Modifications, Global Warming]

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Brimbank Park: Adaptive Nature of the Natural Environment in a Growing Urban Area

- Location Brimbank Park (coordinates 37.7340° S, 144.8370° E) is located in the Maribyrnong Valley (hollowed by the Maribyrnong River), near the Melbourne suburb Keilor. It is intersected by the Maribynong River and the M80 highway, which reveals the adaptive nature of the natural environment in a growing urban area. (Parks Victoria, 2013) Figure 1: Map of Brimbank Park (Google Maps, 2014) Geology Brimbank Park consists mainly of sedimentary rock, due to its close proximity to the Maribyrnong River....   [tags: Melbourne, Australia]

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Public Awareness Of National Parks

- As National Parks become an increasingly popular worldwide attraction, the controversies surrounding these natural environments increase due to the residue that tourists leave behind and the debates on different methods of conservation. However, all strong arguments on one objective; the implementation of additional rules and guidelines so that generations to come can partake in the observance of mother nature’s creations for its cultural and historic significance. Despite the abundance of public awareness campaigns and the firm punishments for littering, about three hundred million annual visitors leave some type of rubbish behind in the natural environments of national parks (Lausa)....   [tags: National Park Service, Yellowstone National Park]

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Ocean Park and the Certificate of Comprehensive Social Security Assistance Receipients

- Ocean Park has a supportive service for extremely poor visitors. Visitors who are able to present “Certificate of Comprehensive Social Security Assistance Recipients” and their own identification documents, which show that they and their family members are receiving financial support from CSSA, the Comprehensive Social Security Assistance Scheme, can enter the park by paying only $20 at the main entrance. Therefore, low-income people can get into the park by paying much lower price instead of paying $320 which is normal price for adults whose age is over 12 years old....   [tags: hong kong, prices, visitors]

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Turkey Peaceful Protest, Brutality And Pain Will Be Felt, All For The Sake Of A Historical Park

- Turkey Peaceful Protest Brutality and pain will be felt, all for the sake of a historical park. People in turkey will sit, wait, and go through a lot of hits till their beloved park stays and does not turn into a mall. Turkey citizens were trying to keep a park that had historical meaning behind it. The government on the other hand had wanted the land to make a new mall. Due to people wanting to go against the government and the prime minister, the prime minister had called the authorities to start attacking the protesters....   [tags: Human rights]

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The Affordable Care Act And How It Affects The Community Of Sunset Park

- The purpose of this memo is to analyze, explain and further investigate the Affordable Care Act and how it affects the community of Sunset Park, Brooklyn regarding access, cost and quality of healthcare. In the United States of America, health care has always been a topic of debate; while some are in favor of universal health care, others are against it. The Affordable Care Act was passed in March 2010 to try to alleviate, change and eliminate disparities that already existed in the U.S. healthcare system....   [tags: Health care, Medicine, Health economics]

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Koreans and the Japanese Occupation: The Curse of the Kim’s Daughters by Park Kyong-ni

- Martin Luther King Jr. once stated, “We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope” (Brainy Quotes). Even though a nation agonizes over its collapse, it must never lose its optimistic views for the future. Korea was a nation that was annexed, however the determination for liberation was never diminished. Korea became a colony of Japan in 1910 for its natural resources and also for its territory which had an advantageous position, geographically. Thousands of Koreans who resisted annexation were killed by the Japanese military....   [tags: korean history, economy, politics]

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Naturalistic Observational Study I Chose A Public Park With A Splash Pad

- For the location of my naturalistic observational study I chose a public park with a splash pad which I frequently visit with my daughter. Since this site is quite popular with locals at any given time of the day there are at least over a dozen people present. As the park is designed for the entertainment of children the age group of the people varies. There are young children accompanied by their parents and grandparents as well as teenagers in groups. Therefore the above discussed park proved to be the greatest preference for me to observe the behavior of people in a natural setting....   [tags: Scientific method, Observation, Nature, Hypothesis]

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The Park Can Represent A Number Of Things Today 's Society

- A park can represent a number of things in today’s society. It really all depends on the perspective one takes. If one were to actually sit down at a playground and examine their surroundings, they’d notice a common theme. The playground signifies the essence of childhood. Even though there are a number of other things going on, the children are the heart of the park’s atmosphere. Many aspects of childhood are represented by this place. Joy may be the obvious one, but others are widely present. Solid examples of this are pride and curiosity....   [tags: Family, Mother, Parent, Girl]

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Proposed Territory of the South Okanagan- Similkameen National Park Reserve

- The proposed territory of the South Okanagan- Similkameen National Park Reserve is located in the South Okanagan and Similkameen Valleys in southern British Columbia, currently comprised of five Provincial Protected Areas. These areas include the 4700 hectare Mt. Kobau Site situated on the height of land between the Okanagan and Similkameen valleys; the 1850 hectare Chopaka East Site situated on Black Mountain, between Richter Pass and the International Boundary; the 470 hectare Chopaka West Site situated between Richter Mountain and the International Boundary; the 2350 hectare Kilpoola Site situated north and south of Highway 3 including the southeast slopes of Mount Kobau, Blue Lake and Kr...   [tags: Canadian National Parks]

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Sin Nombre Virus Risk Assessment in Yosemite National Park

- ... Between August and September of 2012, there were ten confirmed cases of HPS from people who had recently visited the park earlier in the summer between June to mid-July with three of these cases being fatal (CDPH 2013). Nine of these individuals are thought to have been exposed to SNV while staying at the signature cabins of the Boystown area of Curry Village. The last victim is thought to have been exposed while hiking or camping at the High Sierra Camps, 15 miles east of Curry Village. Due to this recent outbreak and serious threat associated with HPS, we propose conducting an initial public health risk assessment and an ongoing monitoring program of SNV prevalence in deer mice within...   [tags: Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome]

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Historical Analysis from El Mirasol Hotel To Alice Keck Park

- Mr. Grein had remarked on the London Sunday Times that:” the English are not artists in the dram, nor in the other arts, but they are eminent artists in living and in the ordering of a home”. In the story of Pride and Prejudice, characters’ daily chat are always surrounding house decoration or beautiful houses too, several plots are drew from the conversation about house, for example, when Mrs. Darcy came to Elizabeth’s place to tell her to keep away from her son, she ask Elizabeth to lead her a tour to the house....   [tags: metabolism, landscape, architecture]

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The Tale of Peter Rabbit by Beatrix Potter and Voices in the Park by Anthony Browne

- Moebius’ definition of intangible and invisible covers the vast array of human emotion and experiences from love to death through to responsibility and a truth beyond the individual. Corroborated by Bader’s comment they are about sensations and emotions provoking a shift in the reader’s paradigms (Moebius, 2009). This essay will look at how Potter and Browne convey these ideas using Moebius’ codes and exploring the concept of relationships concluding with how Potter and Browne illustrate their views on childhood....   [tags: Tale of Peter Rabbit]

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My School Day Treated Me With My Friends At The Park

- My school day treated me well and I was beyond ready to go home and play with my friends at the park. But, I just HAD to make one of the biggest mistakes in my life…or was it really that big of a mistake. My English teacher had assigned reading homework that just had to be due tomorrow. I mean c’mon I’m in 3rd grade now, I know how to read. I’d much rather be playing at the park with my friends than stuck at home reading a lame textbook that I don’t care about. I could be swinging on the swings singing my favorite song, or even playing tag with all my neighbors....   [tags: Lie, English-language films, Mother]

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The Main Street USA: Designing American Idealism Disney Theme Park’s

- Introduction A basic of Disney theme parks is the Main Street USA zone. This section features highly in all of the parks, usually coming right after the entrance. Key services like Guest Relations are located in this section, inside the "City Hall" (HK Disney Source, 2014). There are a number of elements to the Main Street, USA exhibit, and these will be discussed along with the history of Main Street USA in this paper. In particular, how the different elements of Main Street USA work together are covered....   [tags: marketing trademarks ]

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The Library I Am Most Familiar With Is Trent Park Elementary

- The library I am most familiar with is Trent Park Elementary. I was a media coordinator at this school for 2 and ½ years. The library serves the faculty, staff and students for grades K-5. Our district has recently undergone a redistricting process. The school population has shifted, but as of last year, our enrollment was 427. At this time, available for student and teacher checkout, there are a total of 6,849 print books in the collection. 2,780 are nonfiction titles and 4,069 are fiction titles....   [tags: E-book, Amazon Kindle, Amazon.com]

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Moraine Park Health Center Utilization Review Plan 2013

- Moraine Park Health Center Utilization Review Plan 2013 Executive Summary Utilization management is a set of processes used to evaluate individual cases to determine the appropriate and effective use of medical services. The utilization review (UR) plan looks at treatment outcomes to see if the services provided were appropriate and cost effective. Moraine Park Health Center (MPHC) is required to have a utilization review (UR) plan in place to comply with federal regulations and maintain JCAHO accreditation (Spath, 2013, p.122, 123, 124)....   [tags: case evaluation procedures]

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Commentary and Analysis of Katherine Mansfield’s Story: Miss Brill

- In Katherine Mansfield’s story “Miss Brill,” the main character, Miss Brill, escapes to the park every Sunday afternoon to take her place in the ongoing performance. She spends her time eavesdropping and fantasizing about her surroundings. The park symbolizes a place of purpose, individuality significance, and community for the protagonist. For some people the park is a meeting place or even a place to goof off; however, for Miss Brill the sole purpose of the park was for her personal entertainment....   [tags: Park, Loneliness, Eavesdropping]

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Voices In The Park by Browne, Mortal Engines by Reeve and Little Women by Alcott

- ‘Some idea of a child or childhood motivates writers and determines both the form and content of what they write.’ -- Hunt The above statement is incomplete, as Hunt not only states that the writer has an idea of a child but in the concluding part, he states that the reader also has their own assumptions and perceptions of a child and childhood. Therefore, in order to consider Hunt’s statement, this essay will look at the different ideologies surrounding the concept of a child and childhood, the form and content in which writers inform the reader about their ideas of childhood concluding with what the selected set books state about childhood in partic...   [tags: Novel Analysis]

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A Modern Audience, The Case Of Frederick Park And Ernest Boulton, Or Fanny And Stella

- To a modern audience, the case of Frederick Park and Ernest Boulton, or Fanny and Stella respectively, can seem impossible. These women who not only broke the stereotypical gender and sexuality mold but were unashamed to present themselves as they were to the public, contradicts today’s conception of stringent Victorian sexuality. Published in 1988, Neil Bartlett’s work Who Was That Man. A Present for Mr. Oscar Wilde considers the possibility of Fanny and Stella’s multi-faceted gender presentation for a modern audience....   [tags: Homosexuality, Gender, Sex, Transgender]

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Whole New Worlds: Music and the Disney Theme Park Experience

- The ability to examine academic writing is a skill that college students struggle to achieve. Scholarly writing is often so dense students frequently dread the idea of analyzing the content. Mike Bunn and Karen Rosenberg created essays that aim to teach students how to rhetorically analyze scholarly articles. Each intend to teach a similar idea, but the advice combined is the key to success in any rhetorical analysis. Charles Carson explores Disney's use of music in their theme parks in his article, “'Whole New Worlds': Music and the Disney Theme Park Experience.” Throughout this piece Carson investigates Disney's use of live and recorded music in their theme parks and how the music enhances...   [tags: academic wriitng, rethorical analysis, disney]

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Hyde Park Electronics, Futura Industries, and Southern Garden Citrus

- The article provides case studies of three SMEs: Hyde Park Electronics, Futura Industries, and Southern Garden Citrus and their use of Balanced Score Card to improve consumer relationship. The authors claim that though more than 50% of Fortune 1000 companies use the BSC, their use in SMEs is limited at best, and present the case studies to show how the same can be adapted to be used in smaller companies. The claim is that companies are good at developing mission statements and strategies but they are poor at implementing those strategies, and poor at measuring the impact of those strategies....   [tags: SME Case Study]

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Disneyland Opening Day By Walt Disney

- Disneyland Opening When Walt Disney first came up with the idea to create an amusement park it had seemed impossible. To make a place where children and their parents could both have fun and enjoy each others company. So many complications stood in their way with finding a space big enough to build the park and an awful opening day. People never thought it would last. But Walt knew that he had created something great that people now go their to make memories with their families....   [tags: Walt Disney, Amusement park]

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Jane Austen 's Pride And Prejudice, Emma, Sense And Sensibility, And Mansfield Park

- Many people read Jane Austen’s fiction novels and only see her writing as cliché and old fashioned. But her stories have a classic, undying theme to them. Stories that are still relatable to readers today. In the last 10 years Austen’s books have been made into a number of television adaptations. Pride and Prejudice, Emma, Sense and Sensibility, and Mansfield Park. Not only do we see Austen’s story lines through her books and the movies, but many modern authors and movie directors use Austen as an inspiration when writing their books and movie scripts....   [tags: Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice]

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The Battle Of Valley Forge National Historical Park, King Of Prussia, Pennsylvania

- Task B) We will take a trip to Valley Forge National Historical Park, King of Prussia, Pennsylvania. We will take this trip during week four of the unit. 1) We will be discussing the major battles of the war and although Valley Forge had no hand to hand combat, it was a major battle. It tested the men’s will power and they were able to prepare for the battles head. It aligns with the standard because it helped shape the rest of the war and how America did things. The standard talks about understanding how and why people create, maintain, or change systems of power, authority, and governance, and Valley Forge did exactly that....   [tags: Thought, Idea, Textbook, Psychology]

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Le View Through The Trees From The Park Of Pierre Crozat

- Of the two paintings, Antoine Watteau’s piece, Le Perspective (View through the Trees from the Park of Pierre Crozat), would best suit the art collector. Watteau’s painting best characterizes a splendid outing with friends than does Caspar David Friedrich’s, Chalk Cliffs of Rugen. Friedrich’s painting fails to pleasantly showcase a carefree trip with friends but rather depicts a serious, almost dangerous expedition. Watteau’s painting however, demonstrates a group of individuals happily communing with one another in a more subtle setting, resulting in a more appealing scene for the collector....   [tags: Green, Color, Cliff, Chalk]

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