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Allotment of Shares for the Verity Company

- INTRODUCTION This case deals with Company Law and more specifically with share capital in relation to allotment of shares and transfer of shares. With reference to the Companies Act 2006 and appropriate case law it is hoped that a reasoned conclusion is reached for the issues put forward by Verity. ALLOTMENT OF SHARES The general provisions for the allotment of shares are found in sections 549 to 551 of the Companies Act 2006 and there are different provisions depending on what type of company is involved....   [tags: company law]

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Are Glencore Shares Dead Of The Water?

- Blog 13 – Are Glencore shares dead in the water. Back in 2011 if there was any stock that you wanted in your portfolio it was Glencore shares. Time after time Glencore shares have proved their worth, living up to every inch of the 530p initial flotation price. Given the firm’s financial structure and market presence, analysts can be forgiven for earmarking Glencore shares for the top. However, in 2015 matters surrounding Glencore shares would take a turn for the worse, as the company’s fragilities would be left helplessly exposed....   [tags: Stock market, Stock, Stock exchange]

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Exploring The Basics Of Shares Investing

- Book Blurb Learn everything you need to know about shares investing, from a definition on what it means, to how you make money from shares. This book gives you an in-depth look at shares in a light and easy-to-read fashion. There are no complex calculations, no trends analysis, and no esoteric words that only economists understand. It is a simple guide to shares investing in plain English that gives advice on everything from how to become a clever investor, to how to avoid fraudsters and losing it all....   [tags: Investment, Finance, Stock, Stock market]

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The Three Types of Preferance Shares

- There are three types of preference shares: 1. Participating or non – participating shares Once the sum specified by the firm has been paid to the preference shareholder, and then some amount to the ordinary shareholder, there can always have some extra profits which should be decide of how to share them among the shareholders. The issue arises when we think of the preferential shareholders of whether they should have a part in the surplus profits of the firm or not and a similar question arise is if the firm is wound up, they are known to get a share in the surplus profits of the firm then they are known as participating preference share....   [tags: business, profit, redeemed]

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The Sermon With The Rabbi, Louis Shares

- In the beginning of the play, after the sermon with the Rabbi, Louis shares: In the passage, Prior implies that Louis introduces himself as “Lou” in order to hide his lisp when he pronounces “the sibilant S”. A lisp is a childlike, imperfect, or faltering way of speaking. Because they are on the subject of talking about Louis’ homosexuality, Louis’ refusal to display his lisp, something which he sees as imperfect, can be interpreted as Louis’ refusal to display his homosexuality in front of his family....   [tags: Coming out, Sexual orientation, Closeted, LGBT]

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Note On Slide Shares Content

- 1] A]You must know that first impression is the last impression. So, you won’t get a second chance to impress your visitors again. Here, I am stating some of the drawbacks that the site includes according to me: i) Slide share: The slide shares content is awesome. But, you need to give some time at least minimum of 2 seconds so that the visitor will understand what it means actually and read the whole content easily. You can also add one button on the slide share like “Know More” so that visitors click on it if they want to know more without scrolling down....   [tags: Marketing, Search engine optimization]

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Can You Bank On Hsbc Shares?

- Article 1 - Can you bank on HSBC shares. (X2) In the world of banking, HSBC can actually be considered one of the new boys. The bank began operations back in 1991, with the Hong Kong and Shanghai Banking Corporation launching the entity as a holding company. The bank has grown since its earliest beginnings and today it has greater than 6,500 offices around the world, in 80 different countries. Their assets even reached $2.67 trillion, which solidified them as the largest bank in the world and the sixth largest PLC in the world today....   [tags: Bank, Financial services, Private banking, Finance]

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Analysis Of The Book ' The Confession Augustine Shares '

- Human nature causes a desire to run away from places and people full of love, into a life that is empty in all ways, and go running back to the open arms of loved ones once self-preservation runs out. This idea of running away and returning was used in the Bible to exemplify man running away from God with selfish ambition only to return to a God with His arms wide open, welcoming the son back home and treating him as though he had never left. In his Confessions Augustine shares his personal Prodigal Son moment, the journey that led him away from, then back to, his Creator....   [tags: God, Monotheism, Creator deity, Augustine of Hippo]

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Land, Stocks and Shares in the UK

- Land, Stocks and Shares in the UK The UK is well known within the EU of having a high percentage of homeowners. With this, financial institutions have to cater for a widespread of people in order to provide mortgages. As this will involve large amounts of money, lenders have to access the risk and take the necessary precautions. These precautions tend to be taken in the form of a security. The two main forms of security that are generally taken are land, stocks and shares. Land being the most common within the UK....   [tags: Papers]

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How Barclays Shares Turn A Corner And Return

- 4 – Can Barclays shares turn a corner and return to prominence. Barclays shares were trading as high as around 790p in 2007. At that time, few people could have thought that the share price of the company would dramatically drop within the next couple of years, to reach a low of just over 50p. Even though it’s trading now at three times that price at 150p, the company’s future seems highly uncertain. A large factor for this is Brexit. Even though Barclays is a global company, it still has significant interests in the UK and is very dependent on the UK and wider European economies for its growth....   [tags: Investment, Stock market, Net asset value, Bank]

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COFCO and its Acquisition of Shares in Smithfield and Maverick

- China’s large population and untapped market potential has made it an ideal paradise for investors and multinational corporations to invest into by trying to break into the market in different ways, mostly through joint ventures or research and development centers. Now, China has become the largest foreign direct investor for the past ten years as encouraged by the Chinese government. China has expanded into other markets, most notably in Sudan in which China has built oil refineries while helping to indirectly start an economic boom in the politically unstable country for which China has been called out for....   [tags: Business Management]

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Co-Ownership of Land: The Aqcuisition of Rights and the Quantification of Shares

- Current English land law on the co-ownership of interests of land has developed quite a contentious history pertaining to the relationship between the acquisition of rights and the quantification of the shares. In terms of co-ownership, there are huge variances and legal consequences when legal ownership is in one person’s name compared to two. These differences can be seen in various landmark cases which have created precedent and developed refined principles such as Lloyds Bank plc v Rosset and the Stack v Dowden....   [tags: land law, landmark cases, co-ownership law]

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Jesus As Miracles, Shares Parables, And Teaches The Way Of God

- In Matthew, Jesus performs miracles, shares parables, and teaches the way of God. The theme of Matthew 's Gospel gives evidence to Jesus as the Messiah, the son of Abraham, the one chosen by God to deliver the people from their sins (Matthew 1:1). Which places special emphasis on Jesus’ fulfillment of prophecies – the prophecy of “the Son of David’ (Matthew 12:23). Matthew 12:1-8 highlights the Pharisees opposition to Jesus by recounting his argument with them over the fulfilment of the Sabbath....   [tags: Jesus, Christian terms, Gospel of Mark]

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Microsoft shares the wealth

- Why MICROSOFT decided to pay dividends in 2003. 1.1 The company might see itself stepping in ¡§Maturity Stage¡¨ - Harder to grow, revenue growth slide down Investors buy stock for one of two reasons; either it will grow in value or pay a dividend. If a company stops growing, stockholders will demand a dividend. If they don't get it, they will sell their stock. In the history, Microsoft enjoyed incredible growth, so dividend was unnecessary. Recent Microsoft dividends may tell us that the company has ended its growth phase and is now a 'mature' company....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Duties of Directors and Shareholders in a Singapore Company

- Difference between Directors and Shareholders Directors: One of the main requirements to register a Singapore Private Limited Company is that to have at least one Singapore resident director. This means that the person have to be a Singapore citizen, Singapore Permanent resident or Entrepreneur Pass holder. Duties of directors fall under two broad categories: 1. Statutory duties of care, skill and diligence, and 2. General Law duties or fiduciary duties of loyalty and good faith. Statutory duties are administrative duties, enforced by the Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority of Singapore (ACRA) such as: 1. General duties of disclosure....   [tags: Management, Shares]

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Evaluating Ordinary Shares

- Ordinary shares are the most common class of share and are also known as the "equity capital" of the company. From Inland Revenue (<a href=""></a>) ordinary shares have 4 main characters; <ol> <li value="1"> The right to all profits remaining after the payment of any preference dividend and to whatever dividend is voted to them by the shareholders on the advice of the Board at a general meeting....   [tags: Management]

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Sport Pilot School Shares Experiences

- Al and Tim Adelman, father and son owners of Chesapeake Sport Pilot, decided to give up careers as attorneys to work in a field fueled by their passion for aviation. Their Stevensville, MD flight school opened its doors in February of 2007 with one light sport aircraft. Al and Tim shared their experiences in building the flight school this week at AirVenture. Tim Adelman first flew at the age of 16, and while completing his college degree and MBA, he offered his CFI services on the side. He realized the potential for an LSA flight school while working on a program for the Department of Justice which uses LSA aircraft for law enforcement....   [tags: Business Analysis]

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What Benefits Do Shares Investing Offer For People With Little Money?

- Penny shares are shares you can buy for under a dollar. A share in a company is just like having a piece of it. Companies may have thousands of shares, and you can buy a piece of the company for a market price and own part of the company. The price of your share will go up and down, and you may sell your share later for more or less money. If you sell it for more, then your investment paid of because it created a profit. What Benefits Do Shares Investing Offer For People With Little Money. The idea of investing and saving when you have very little money to start with is foolish, right....   [tags: Investment, Stock, Stock market]

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A Discourse Community Shares A Common Language, Characteristics, Patterns, And Organization Of The Site

- A discourse community shares a common language, characteristics, patterns or practices through communication and the identity the group shares . The construction industry illustriously shares individuals from various career backgrounds, yet they are able to work together and achieve common goals. The industry relies heavily on construction managers, or the people who take on the role as one. Essentially, they are the glue that keeps projects together and functioning. There are various construction management groups that instill this ideology in its current and potential members....   [tags: Regulatory Focus Theory, Rhetoric, Persuasion]

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Alex Ferguson Shares His Life Story in The Ferguson Life Story

- Sir Alex Ferguson was the most important man in football for the past 25 years. In result of all his qualifications through the years, Sir Alex began to gather his thoughts for his own book. Given the measure of his achievements, and the brilliance of the football teams he created over 27 years at Old Trafford, Alex put together a 402-page continuation of the Ferguson life story. He shares his achievements, significant moments and thoughts for the first time in his life. Not only is it incredible to hear about Ferguson’s life but also to hear it from the man himself....   [tags: football, manager, club]

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The Truth About Stories By Thomas King Shares A Native Perspective On Native Issues

- In The Truth about stories, Thomas King shares a Native perspective on Native issues. In fact, this sentence alone suggests some of the problems he deals with throughout his book. King 's book covers topics as diverse as racism and stereotyping, basketball, and coping with life 's sorrows, but it looks at all of these issues through an exploration of narrative in the forms of stories that we tell ourselves and others. The book 's main message is one that discusses the importance of seeing people for who they are, and not trying to classify them as one particular race or culture....   [tags: Native Americans in the United States]

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Book Value: The Chanllenges of Investing in The Stock Market

- Introduction The idea of investing in the stock market is at times challenging. Heightened activities witness the stock market itself. These activities gained the investor’s interest increasingly. The stock market patterns have changed due to the current globalization and integration of the subsequent markets. Just to name some of the global markets are New York Stock Market, Hong Kong Stock exchange among others. Sometimes these market patterns have changed due to politico-economic backgrounds (Hamid Faruqee, 2008, p....   [tags: stock market, shares, economy]

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A Study of the American Stock Market

- The history of stock markets or exchanges is long and complex, and dates back before the birth of America. Early records of stock markets go clear back to the 1600’s when it consisted mostly of spice trades and shipping. The stock markets as we know them today are much different of course, and that is because of their vast ability to facilitate business all over the world. The American stock market, which we will be focusing on, was adapted from the English stock market, which during the early years was the biggest of all markets....   [tags: shares and financiall exchanges]

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Eckbo and Masulis to Armitage Stocks

- What is wrong with rights issues. Introduction A rights issue is an issue of rights to purchase new shares, which are issued pro rata to the existing shareholders, Armitage (2007). Rights issues were the dominate form of seasoned equity offers for fund raising in the United Sates and the United Kingdom . However, there has been a swing to other forms of share issues. The US has shifted towards firm commitments, Eckbo and Masulis (1992). In this the underwriter guarantees the sale of the issued stock at the agreed-upon price....   [tags: trade, shares, purchase]

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Analysis of Cadbury Brother Limited

- Cadbury Brother Limited is a prototype of personal capitalism which was run by their owners. In the 1960s, Cadbury became a public limited company that shares are traded on the London Stock Exchange. Also, they became a true multiple divisional company. Therefore, they merged with Schwepps and formed Cadbury Schweppes which is a diversification strategy. Cadbury transformed to operate as managerial capitalism (Rowlinson,1995). In the 1970s, economist started concern about the managerial behaviour, agency costs and ownership structure (Jensen, 1988)....   [tags: capitalism, shares, trade, shareholders]

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Details, Cost, Structure of Options

- Options Details, Cost, and Structure: An option is a contract that gives the buyer (the option holder) the right but not the obligation to buy/sell the underlying asset at the agreed price at a future time. The option writers are the sellers of the option and are obligated to buy/sell the underlying asset to the option holder. When the option can be exercised by its buyers depend on whether it is an American or a European bond. In general, American options can be exercised by their holders at any point of time in its life (before the expiration) while European options can only be exercised at the point of maturity....   [tags: contract, seller, shares]

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Definition of a Stock

- Definition of stock. A stock (also referred to as share or equity) is a security issued by a company that represents a stake of the ownership rights in the assets of the company and a share of its profits after payments of corporate liabilities and obligations. Stocks are sold and bought on an exchange. Corporations issue stock in order to raise capital to finance their operations. A stockholder is an owner of a company. A stockholder is an owner of a company’s property, which is held in the name of the company on behalf of its stockholders....   [tags: Shares, Stockholder, Company]

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Consolidated Financial Statement

- The Financial statement of a company allows an investor to see the flow of money from that particular company. It records the money going in as well as the money going out. The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) has implemented rules on how the consolidated financial statements are presented, disclosed, as well as other rules that affect the variable interest and non-controlling interest. A Consolidated Financial Statement is used when you have a parent company along with its subsidiaries....   [tags: accounting, earnings, shares]

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Indian Taxation: The Vodafone International Holdings BV Versus Union of India Case

- Vodafone International Holdings BV v Union of India and another The Vodafone case is extremely vast and the facts are very extensive. It is one of the landmark cases brought before the Supreme court of India that discusses Indian Taxation and deals with the scenario where capital gains arising out of transfering of shares from a foreign holding company to another international firm. The capital gains in these cases would be those that are arising out of the benefits the company achieves with its Indian based subsidy....   [tags: supreme court, shares, international firms]

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The flow of imports

- This chapter aims to relate the flow of European imports from the Russian Federation and the Republic of Kazakhstan with a larger trading unit of the EU, mainly the European imports from all its external trade partners. The comparison between the different flows will allow us to calculate the market shares of Russia and Kazakhstan both in value and volume over the years 2011 and 2012. The analysis will be applied to different tiers: the “grand total” of the trading partners against global EU imports, the imports of chapter 27 from Russia and Kazakhstan on the EU market and the same chapter for the imports on the German market....   [tags: external trade, market shares, exports]

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Cost of Capital

- The research presented in this paper is to help explain the capital costs generated by corporations when raising funds to support company growth and future market share. These costs incurred are known as capital costs which can be estimated through cost of equity by using the dividend growth model approach or the security line approach. Each method will be discussed including their advantages and disadvantages. This paper will also explain the cost of debt, cost of preferred stock, and the weighted average cost of capital with tax adjustments....   [tags: market shares, new invesment]

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Conrad’s Thoughts on Dualism and Personality in The Secret Sharer

- “He had turned about meantime; and we, the two strangers in the ship, faced each other in identical attitudes.” (9) The captain, narrator and main character in the story of the Secret Sharer by Joseph Conrad feels isolated and alone on his new ship and crew. He has a surprise visitor that turns out to be a fugitive, Leggett, from the ship Sephora. Leggett and the captain have an immediate connection from the first meeting on the ship. The captain finds an alliance with Leggett because he feels he shares the same human experiences as Leggett....   [tags: Joeseph Conrad, Dualism, Secret Sharer, ]

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The Natural History of Whale Sharks

- What is the largest fish in the world. The answer would be the Rhincodon typus, or commonly known as, the whale shark. The whale shark is vey unique because unlike normal sharks, the whale shark is a filter feeder and so, does not have use of its teeth. The whale shark is also about the size of a bus. However, like many animals in the world today, they are considered vulnerable according to the IUCN. They are seen often in the tropical areas, but many behavior and movement mechanism of the whale shark are still unknown....   [tags: Rhincodon typus, sharks, zebra sharks]

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Horses Are Much Dangerous Than Sharks

- Horses are much dangerous than sharks. According to recent report horses kill 219 persons yearly (Kaplan M., Jan. 1, 2014); however sharks kill 12 persons every year. Whereas, this does not men that both horses and sharks are dangerous, but that there are reasons and explanations. Because all animals are defensive and act according to their instincts, this dose not show that animal are aggressive. Wild animals are not used to humans around them, so if they attack that would be logical. Nowadays, humans have many fears of the sea, called Thalassophobia, which is an intense and persistent fear of the sea (, 2014) ....   [tags: Shark, KILL, Sharks, Attack!]

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The Dangerous Side Of Sharks

- The scene is a familiar one. Peaceful beachgoers splashing around in the water unaware of the monstrous danger that lurks beneath. The suspenseful music reaches a climax and an unfortunate victim is suddenly dragged underwater leaving behind a bloody trail. The summer blockbuster hit, Jaws, sparked a vilification of sharks that has spread throughout the world. Following Jaws, sharks fell victim to the stereotype of the horrendous man-eating creatures which needed to be annihilated. Because of public opinion on sharks, the hunting and finning of sharks has gone unnoticed for years, becoming a significant problem in our oceans....   [tags: Shark, Shark finning, Shark fin soup, Sharks]

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The Character of Leggatt in The Secret Sharer

- The Character of Leggatt in The Secret Sharer        This essay examines Leggatt as an independent person, rather than as a symbol connected to the captain-narrator, a view shared by many critics.  Leggatt is not a negative influence on the captain per se.  From an objective point of view, it can be seen that Leggatt's portrayal depends entirely on how the captain (as narrator) perceives him, and that he deserves to be treated as the individual being that he is.               Many of Conrad's critics, most notably Albert J....   [tags: Joseph Conrad Secret Sharer]

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Joseph Conrad's The Secret Sharer

- Joseph Conrad’s “The Secret Sharer” “ In order to live with direction and an understanding of what is going on around you, one must understand and know what goes on inside himself.” - William Page In Joseph Conrad’s “The Secret Sharer”, the Captain of the vessel finds that he does not know himself as well as he thinks. It is not until a castaway, Leggatt, arrives that the captain finally achieves a level of self understanding and completion. Leggatt serves as the Captain’s complimenting double, and his actions and thoughts eventually help the captain learn about himself and create stronger character....   [tags: The Secret Sharer by Joseph Conrad]

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The Scarlet Sharer

- The Secret Sharer written by Joseph Conrad, centers around a character of a sea captain. Its title and opening paragraphs forecast a story of mystery, isolation, duality, darkness and silence. The novel proves true these predictions reveling thematic and image patterns directly proportional to them. The opening of the novel further reveals dialectics in the novel. The clash between the private and the public world or man versus society, in other words is the primary dialectic. The journey theme or the rite of passage theme also reveal themselves....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Fifty Shades Of Grey: Marketing Genius

- The market says that sex sells, and looking at the success of Fifty Shades Of Grey it's hard to argue. E.L James sold 25 million copies in four months; compare this to Larssen's Millennium series taking four years to reach this mark. Everyone enjoys sex; although we are creatures of habit we are also creatures of chaos. Fifty Shades of Grey appeals to the piece of us that craves variety and madness. Every woman’s magazine runs articles on how to improve or spice up ones sex life. Fifty Shades Of Grey not only tells of exciting sexual experiences, but also goes into so much detail that the consumer is able to easily replicate the acts performed....   [tags: E.L James]

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Accounting: Shared Based Payment

- Background EITF 13-D was initially raised by FASB on May 30, 2013 and discussed the issue of how to account for the terms of a share-based payment award. The issue circled around discussion of how performance targets affect accounting for share-based payments. The EITF debated whether to allow employees to earn their rewards even if the performance target is met after the completion of required service (McArthur). Previously, performance conditions were not reflected in the estimate of the grant-date fair value of the award but other non-vesting conditions were considered in deciding the fair value....   [tags: compensation costs, awards, performance]

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Free College Essays - A Captain’s Metamorphosis in The Secret Sharer

- The Secret Sharer       A Captain’s Metamorphosis         In the short story “The Secret Sharer” by Joseph Conrad, the captain of the ship, the Colorado, changes from an insecure and inexperienced ship captain to a more confident and secure individual, due to his experiences with the Secret Sharer.  At first, the captain is not sure of his place on the ship and does not feel right about being in charge.  Through his relationship with the Secret Sharer, the captain finds identity and becomes a confident person....   [tags: The Secret Sharer Joseph Conrad]

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Shared Womanhood

- After the Korean War in 1953, the United States military installed military bases in South Korea to protect the war ravaged country. Many see military presence as a kindness or benevolence, however not many know about the hidden consequences of having a military base close by. Although having a military presence does help protect a nation like South Korea from North Korea or Japan from China, not everyone benefits from this protection. The people that suffer because of militarization anywhere are less privileged women with no other choice....   [tags: Women's Rights]

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The More Factor By Laurence Shames

- In Laurence Shames’s article, “The More Factor”, Shames explains how America has grown to believe and reinforce the opportunistic concept of the frontier—vast open space where possibilities of success have the potential to cultivate. This concept has become symbolic of what America stands for: the freedom to go further and farther than man has ever dreamed of, and without limits. And while this mindset still exists as an ideology of America, as well as how the rest of the world believes America supports itself, this ideology can no longer hold itself to be true....   [tags: Unemployment, United States, Economics]

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Mass Media Is The Main Way The News Is Shared With The World

- Media Comparison Mass media is the main way the news is shared with the world. The many ways in which it is communicated make it easier to share news from across the world in a short space of time. The many forms of media also allow for multiple opinions to be brought across as well as the same story being shown more than once for people who may not have seen it. So due to all the ways that news is broadcasted it is almost impossible to miss the important stories, the large amount of media methods also allows people to have personal preference, as some people like to read the news paper, some don’t like to read at all and watch it on television and some like to read it on the internet where...   [tags: Stock market, Stock, Stock exchange]

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Psychoanalysis of Christian Grey

- To be honest, the first time I read Fifty Shades of Grey, it was for the illicit sex. The second time was to process what I read. The third, fourth and fifth times was to delve deeper into Mr. Grey’s neurological and psychological impulses. Something about his mannerisms, and the way he interacted with others, spoke to me on a profound level. I know autism when I see it. For those not familiar with autism, Autism Speaks, the world’s leading autism science and advocacy organization, defines autism and autism spectrum disorder (ASD), as both general terms for a group of complex disorders of brain development....   [tags: Fifty Shades of Grey]

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Sharks : The Danger Of Sharks

- Everyone knows someone who is afraid of sharks. They might even advocate for the killing of sharks when they hurt someone or wonder why they exist on the first place. Every summer, shark attacks are a hot topic. There are news articles every summer about at least one person spotting a shark close to shore, and it seems like every other summer there is a blockbuster film about surviving a shark attack. Everyone knows that sharks are predators, but not everyone knows that sharks are on the decline....   [tags: Shark, Great white shark, Fish, Jaws]

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Boxing Hit The American Shores

- Since boxing hit the American shores it has been a testament to a mans speed, strength, and perseverance; underneath those visible things there is a layer of boxing culture that speaks about social norms, gender roles, and class stigmas. This can be seen very clearly whilst looking at Prize fighting in the 19th century. America was a changing community during this time period, industrialization was on the rise, Americans were forever looking for ways to separate themselves from their mother country, and people of all nationalities were flooding in....   [tags: Working class, Middle class, Upper class]

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Seeing Eye-to-Eye: Shared Catharsis in Oedipus Rex

- Harold Kushner, an American rabbi, once said, “I think of life as a good book. The further you get into it, the more it begins to make sense” (Harold Kushner Quotes). The goal of any great tragedy is to produce a cleansing or purging of feelings known as catharsis, which serves as an emotional release for viewers. The Greek Tragedy Oedipus Rex was written to be a play styled so that the reader is blindfolded, spun around several times, and tossed head-first into the middle of a plot. The drama begins in medias res, which is Latin for “in the midst of things,” and interestingly enough, Oedipus, the main character, also cannot metaphorically see the truth at the beginning....   [tags: catharsis, plot, characters]

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Linking Course Content to Practice

- ... Without operant conditioning some of these exotic animals would probably not have been able leave their enclosure. Some were even trained to make silly faces. In order for these behaviors to occur the trainers had to provide reinforcement after the occurrence of the desired behavior. Even though it wasn’t mentioned in the presentation it would have been interesting to find out if the schedule of reinforcement changed while training these animals. As professionals we know that using variable schedules of reinforcement maintain behaviors and result in a steady state of responding, or if they implemented a progressive ratio schedule where the response requirement increases before providing...   [tags: fifty shades of behavior analysis conference]

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Summary Of ' He Shakes His Head '

- He shakes his head. "No one knows. It was nice to let it out though. Your story differs from mine. At least you had a family. I never did." "I had a rich family. We lived in a big mansion, had a pool, many fancy cars, I went to a pristine private school, I--" I said before he cut me off. "Stop blabbing about your perfect life!" He yells slightly annoyed at me. "My once perfect life. My life is the complete opposite now," I imply. He rolls his eyes. "At least you had a perfect life. I 've never had anything....   [tags: 2007 singles, 2005 singles, 2008 singles]

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Marketing Plan King Of Shaves

- I. Executive summary King of Shaves (KOS) is a British-based shaving, skin care and grooming brand founded by Will King. King incorporated KMI (Knowledge & Merchandising Inc. Ltd.) on April 13th 1993. It is KMI which owns the King of Shaves brand, along with other “premium-mass” toiletries brands. King of Shaves is sold internationally at the company's web site and through retailers worldwide. The brand's principle markets are the UK, USA, Australia, Scandinavia and New Zealand. II. Current marketing situation A. Market overview i) Market demographics and needs 2.1.1 Market Demographics Geographic • The immediate geographic target is the countries UK, USA, Australia, Scandinavia and New Z...   [tags: Business Marketing]

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Sharks and Conservation

- Everyone knows the famous opening tune to the famous 1975 Spielberg movie Jaws, which portrays the chaos that sharks can cause. From then until now, movies that showcase the ever-violent personalities of sharks have been popular in the media. They are seen as the face of oceanic brutality, whether they bite off people’s arms or cause turbulence in beach parties. Little does the world know about the dangers that we, humans, do to these natural predators of the oceans. Sharks have been on this earth for nearly 450 billion years....   [tags: shark history, shark attacks, shark hunting]

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The Journey Illustrated in Four Works: The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock, Of Eurydice, Sky-High, and 48 Shades of Brown

- The word “journey” describes a profusion of events. These events can occur physically; physical journey or emotionally and intellectually; inner journey. It is important to define the Journey achieved, while analysing any specific text. The set text in this essay “The Love song of J. Alfred Prufrock” by TS Elliot and “Of Eurydice” by Ivan Lalic can be used to create a comparison in order demonstrate the uniqueness and significance of each journey. “Sky High” written by Hannah Robert and contemporary novel “48 shades of brown” can be compared with the set text to help identify the Journey enclosed in the text....   [tags: TS Elliot, Ivan Lalic, Literary Comparison]

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Overivew of Sharks

- The bright blue lights beamed through the glass, stealing my attention from everything I was focused on. The beams bounced from glass to glass, causing simultaneous reflections. My family and I stepped onto a deep black, slow moving ground that dragged us through a seemingly endless tunnel. Looking down the tunnel, you could see nothing but still shades of blue. Dark shadows of the giant creatures swimming above us began taking over the light that shone like silver through the water around us. As we entered deeper and deeper into the tunnel I was able to better observe these large and enticing animals....   [tags: Marine Life, Sea Life]

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The Air Of The Helicopter Shakes A Tension Into Your Composure

- The rumble of the helicopter shakes a tension into your composure. With every second, your worries broaden. The time has come, signaled by a shift in acceleration, and the readiness of the hands pressed to the straps and buckles. Un-buckled, you rise with everyone, and go to await the fall. This is your first time sky diving, and it is expected that you would be afraid. Suddenly, the rumble of the helicopter sounds rather inviting. The sky is empty and boundless, with the exception of the nauseating ground below....   [tags: English-language films, Learning, Debut albums]

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Analysis Of John 14 : 1-14 By Dawn Shores

- B530 Exegetical Paper: John 14:1-14 by Dawn Shores In the chapter fourteen of the book of John talks about the coming of helper “Παράκλητον”, the conversations in attic becomes wariness because what Jesus said to the disciples have gave them fear and worries and how its directly related to each other. Also the importance of the ministry of holy spirit, described as the pioneer of the truth and its emphasizes as the personal comforter. And “John continually writes in chapter fourteen, “ Jesus in paradigmatic Christological symbols in terms of the life-giving images of water, bread, light and life, he is the true vine, the true temple, the true way “ The characteristics of John is that “U...   [tags: Jesus, New Testament, Christianity]

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The Reaction Of Eighty Shades Of Grey

- The Reaction of Fifty Shades of Grey The movie, Fifty Shades of Grey, portrayals its dominant ideology sexuality through the story between two main characters: a female literature student named Anastasia Steele, and a young male billionaire Christian Grey. In this movie, it indicates strong traditional heterosexuality, and it reflects the gender roles about submission and dominance, which leads to gender inequality through misinformation. Although entertaining and refreshing, this movie brings more negative impacts more than positive ones....   [tags: Gender, Human sexuality, Human sexual behavior]

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The Decrease of Sharks and Its Effects

- The Decrease of Sharks and Its Effects The more the better--- so true. If only people believed this worked for sharks. Ever since you’ve been a child, you’ve been told that sharks are impregnable. Not true. Sharks don’t like to attack unless they are forced to. Movies and other media, like Jaws, make us think sharks are monstrous killing machines. Actually, sharks are helpful. They keep the ocean in order, not letting the balance fall. At the head of the food chain, sharks are the strongest, most ferocious creatures in the ocean....   [tags: shark finning, shark-bite, hunting]

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Banning Overfishing of Sharks for Their Fins

- Banning overfishing of sharks for their fins Imagine if you and the people closest to you were just doing what you normally do day to day when all of a sudden out of nowhere someone traps you in a net holding you against your will cutting your arms and legs off then just leave you there bleeding to death. Everyday tens of millions of sharks are murdered and hunted primarily for their fins to be used in soup. The definition of shark fining means the removal of shark fins while the rest of the body is thrown back into the ocean to drown, starve or get eaten by another animal all leading up to death....   [tags: environmental concerns and policies]

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Sharks are Being Hunted to Extinction

- ... (Heimbuch) They maintain species diversity by preying upon the most available species. They act as crowd control to help maintain the balance of the ecosystem. Sharks also act as a food sources for other sharks and killer whales. (Heimbuch) Without sharks, the balance of the ocean will break down, which will create a devastating effect. (Heimbuch) Many of the shark species are on the endangered list and are close to become extinct. Researchers estimate that by 2017, twenty species of sharks will become extinct because of overfishing....   [tags: ecosystem, finning, endangered]

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Sharks: Predators with a Purpose

- Shark. For many, their size, power, and great, mouthwatering jaws fill us with fear and fascination. Not for me, I’m bewitched by them. Sharks kill only a few people each year, but media coverage and movie representation of attacks have marked sharks as voracious killing machines. Our fears—and appetites—fuel an industry that hunts more than 100 million sharks each year and threatens to purge these vital predators from the oceans. The shark is an enchanting creature, over 400 different swim in the ocean today....   [tags: mouthwatering jaws, marine life]

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Feminism And Its Shades Of Gray

- Feminism And its Shades of Gray It is often said that life is not black and white and that there are shades of gray, which holds to be true in terms of a person’s sexuality, race, and morality. Only viewed in black and white, feminism to this day is considered a radical notion rather than a necessity. A pink or blue blanket at birth cannot be the only determining factor of a person 's future; yet, those particular colors have been leading and continue to lead to controversy year after year. Feminism is a movement that has the power to alleviate the pain that comes with gender identity because preassigned gender roles are among the most significant issues negatively affecting people by opp...   [tags: Gender, Gender role, Transgender, Gender identity]

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Analysis Of Nineteen Shades Of Grey

- The movie, Fifty Shades of Grey, has a lot of portrayals of sexuality. Basically, there are two main characters. One of them is a female literature student named Anastasia Steele, and the other one is the young male billionaire Christian Grey. The first intimacy they have is a long kissing in the evaluator, and Christian is the initiative one. He always signs the contract with the lady before he can touch her. But, he kisses Ana without signing the contract. This shows the man dominance in this relationship, which means he can break the rules, but the girl can’t....   [tags: Human sexuality, Human sexual behavior]

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The, The Sharks, And The Young Lions

- Tianyou Li Li 1 Mrs. Phillips English 9H 6 October 2015 The Marlin, The Sharks, and The Young Lions “The true tarot is symbolism. It speaks no other language and offers no other signs.”(Arthur E. Waite) In literature, symbolism is widely used to give the deeper meaning behind common figures. It shows readers a new insight and enriches the theme and plot. In Hemingway’s compelling novella The Old man and The Sea, Santiago, an old but skilled fisherman, fished off the coast of Cuba. Unfortunately, Santiago couldn’t catch any fish for a long time....   [tags: Symbol, Symbolism, The Old Man and the Sea]

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A Report On The Sharks Attacks

- The sharks attacks has been a worrisome issue in new zealand, This problem lies on the warming of the water because shark attacks has occurred more than usual,Although shark attacks occur there are two side of this argument, for example killing sharks is a good thing to the citizens because there have been harmed or hurt by the sharks , but some people have an opinion like marine biologists think its not fair and disagree how the humans kill 100 million sharks per year and death by sharks is around about is 4 in per year and back my information up I think that the real villain is humans....   [tags: KILL, English-language films, Attack!, Attack]

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Sharks Do Not Deserve Their Reputation

- ... In earlier times, the ocean was a source of mystery and adventure, and many seafarers dreamed up legends about all of the strange and wonderful creatures they encountered. Sharks did not do anything to deserve their reputation; their appearance just frightened sailors. Since the beginning of our race, humans have been fascinated by the ocean: deep and mysterious, far and different from the familiar land that we know. Among the likes of other animals, sharks have been the subject of mythology by nearly every civilization that had contact with the ocean and the creatures it harbors....   [tags: fishermen, ocean, devour]

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Sharks And The Shark 's Dentition

- Sharks have several ways to dispatch their prey with surprise attacks, agility, and camouflaged sneak attacks. The shark’s dentition also tells the story of their diet as well as their method of attack. The Great White Shark, (Carcharodon carcharias), is the largest extant predatory shark on Earth and has large serrated teeth that tear through the flesh of its prey. Their teeth are 2.5-3 inches in height and have prominent serrations which allow them to tear large chunks out of prey including large fish, seals, sea lions, other sharks, carrion, dolphins, elephant seals, stingrays, and fish [8], [13]....   [tags: Shark, Great white shark, Lamniformes, Tiger shark]

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Dance Of The Happy Shades

- Dance of the Happy Shades Response Dance of the Happy Shades is a delightful collection of short stories by Alice Munro published in 1968. This collection contains fifteen short stories which all feel Canadian and personal. Narrowing down the list of stories to just five for analysis was not an easy task. Munro’s writing contains many significant subjects related to short fiction. Munro effectively utilizes narrative style, theme, conflict, setting, and creates relatable characters. The stories I chose all had impactful elements that I wished to investigate further....   [tags: Short story, Narrative, Fiction, Alice Munro]

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The Secret Sharer By Edgar Allan Poe

- Mental health complications are common personal traits in human beings. However, there are those that are implausibly real, though they are quite rare to find. Such unusual features include voices, visions, and multiple personalities. According to psychiatrists who will be mentioned in this paper, these psychological disorders are caused by high levels of stress or traumatic situations that happen in the victims ' lives. Voices and visions are sometimes normal dissociations that fade away quickly without the need to see a mental specialist....   [tags: Mental disorder, Schizophrenia, Psychology]

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Sharks Have Been Misjudged

- I’m sure everyone here has seen jaws and heard that scary theme music that goes with it. Films like this have given a big reputation to sharks being dangerous and the threatening sea animals. The media also doesn’t help this. Today I will be arguing for the rights of these misjudged sharks and how this new “catch and kill policy” is totally wrong. I am sure that after this you will believe, like me and so many others that sharks are Jaw-some and should not be culled. To start off I would like to update everyone on what the catch and kill policy is....   [tags: death, ecosystem, capture]

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Evidence on Prehistoric Sharks

- Evidence on Prehistoric Sharks One of the previous papers in English class required the class to pick a paper to explore, this question will be concentrated on further in the synthesis essay. What evidence do scientist have to prove that prehistoric sharks existed. The reason behind picking this question wasn’t just to find proof that these monsters swam the seas, but to learn more about them from different resources. One of the resources that were used was a chapter in Angelo Mojetta’s book Sharks, called “ The Birth Of A Legend”....   [tags: Archeology]

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How do Sharks Hunt?

- ABSRACT This research report is a brief explanation on how one of nature’s apex predators, the shark, and how the way sharks hunt and track down their prey. The hunting process for sharks will be explained in sequencing order starting from how sharks sense their prey, to how the way sharks stalk their prey, and what happens when sharks capture their prey. Also a brief explanation will be discussed about how two peculiar species of sharks, Hammer head sharks and Long nose saw sharks, about their body shape, their diet plan, and how the way their unique attribute and how the way they use this attribute to help these two breeds in their hunting game....   [tags: maritime biology, oceanography]

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Local Movement of Sharks

- The capability of movement is one of the defining characteristics of animals. This act of motility can be performed in a variety of ways, such as swimming, flying, or walking, and for a variety of purposes. These purposes include finding food, mating, finding a suitable habitat, or to escape predators. More specifically, types of movement can be placed into two broad categories: local movement and migration. The great white shark, Carcharodon carcharias, is a species of shark that exhibits both of these movement behaviors and frequently they result in shark-human interaction....   [tags: organisms, breeding, animals]

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the secret sharer

- The Secret Sharer: the essay In the long short story The Secret Sharer by Joseph Conrad the narrator plays the captain of a merchant ship that is foreign to him. He is assigned to this foreign ship on a very short notice. He is expected to lead the crew to their destination, safely. This captain is lonely he has not one soul to speck to. He doesn’t know these people who he somehow is suppose to lead. His first night on the ship he finds his soon to be best friend, Leggatt. He finds his new best friend mysteriously floating in the water as if he was dead....   [tags: essays research papers]

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The Beach: Sandy Shores and Surf Zones

- The Sandy Beach The sandy beach and surf zones are two environments, which are usually found along the edges of the sea. The sandy shore environment is made up of sand and grains of rock and crushed shells while the surf zone environment is made up mainly of water. Although the sandy beach zone is said to be one of the most common environments along the shore, it is considered a very harsh and dynamic environment. Sandy beach shores usually have very harsh physical conditions. The constant sand movement presents a problem for living organisms....   [tags: Papers, informative]

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The Journey Is The Destination iIn Laurence Shames’ Sweet Smell of Success

- ... One can understand that this appearance in each situation provides the initial view of the success of a person, however the appearance in itself is only a stepping stone that plays predecessor to one’s reputation. When one hears the name of a person, automatically they are automatically subject to a flood of thoughts and memories. Similarly, in smaller communities who is known or how many one knows indicates success. Reputation and status is prevalent on every scale of society and in history, how someone is known when they are not present dictates all possible misconceptions....   [tags: london, wealth, project]

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A Woman Named Dai Shared Her Story About Being Trafficked Throughout The United States

- A woman named Dai shared her story about being trafficked throughout the United States. It all started when she married a Military man, they moved to Las Vegas and it was there he beat, raped, and chained her up in their basement. Although Dai was able to escape she was unable to prove her identity because her husband had taken her naturalization papers, license, and social security card. She began living in shelters until she met a woman who said she would help her. This woman turned out to be a female pimp and she sold Dai to a gentleman’s club....   [tags: Human trafficking, Prostitution, Slavery]

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The 34 Identified Atg Genes Required And Shared Commonly Amongst All Three Autophagy Pathways

- 15 of the 34 identified ATG genes in yeast are core ATG genes required and shared commonly amongst all three autophagy pathways. In mammals there are two subfamilies consisting of at least seven ATG8 that can be classified with three MAP1 light chain 3 (LC3) isoforms LC3A, LC3B and LC3C and four ATG8 homologous GABARAP (gamma-aminobutyrate) like proteins (GABRAP, GEC1/GABRAPL1, GATE16/GABRAPL2). The cleavage of LC3 by Atg4B produces LC3-I exposing a C terminal glycine residue. LC3-II is formed when phosphatidylethanolamine binds with the C terminus of the LC3-I forming a linkage....   [tags: Protein, Amino acid, Proteasome, Cytoplasm]

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Fifty Shades of Grey by E.L. James

- Fifty Shades of Grey- My Opinion of Feminist Triumph. Fifty Shades of Grey, is one of UK’s best-selling novels, and is written by the famously known author E.L James. E.L James was not a prominent writer until the release of the Fifty Shades trilogy, which, she claimed to have written during her mid-life crisis. This novel has taken female audiences all over the world by storm. It is set mainly in Seattle, and is the first book of the Fifty Shades trilogy (Fifty Shades Darker is the second book, and Fifty Shades Freed is the third book) (Gilman, 2013)....   [tags: Anastasia Steele, Christian Grey]

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Between the Shades of Gray by Ruta Sepetys

- Ruta Sepetys is the author for Between the Shades of Gray, a novel that captures the truth of Siberian camps and the annexation of the Balkans by Stalin. Ruta Sepetys got the idea to write this fictional story when she visited her family in Lithuania and got the chance to discover more about her heritage. She got very fascinated about her family’s struggle to keep memories of her grandparents because of the annexation of Lithuania to the USSR. This conflict urged her to find out more about the feelings and people’s memoirs during this period in World War II so, she started interviewing the survivors from the Siberian gulags and gathered information to write her novel....   [tags: siberian camps, stalin, USSR]

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