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Brief History Of Buddhism

Buddhism is one of the major religions of the world. It was founded by Siddhartha Guatama (Buddha) in Northeastern India. It arose as a monastic movement during a time of Brahman tradition. Buddhism rejected important views of Hinduism. It did not recognize the validity of the Vedic Scriptures, nor the . . . Read more

A Brief Early History of the Railroad

and its Importance to SocietyDeb KohutHIS 125?Industrial growth in the beginning was dependent on canals and other forms of water transport; stage coaches provided transport for passengers and mail. The canal companies built the first railroads, and stage coach style bodies were adopted by the first passenger trains which were . . . Read more

Subject = American History

title = Carl Sandburgpapers = Carl SandburgCarl Sandburg was a great man. His life was one of fame,once he began writing. He inspired many people. He also becamean American Marvel. His works still remain read even today, 30years after his death. His life was an interesting one. His parents immigrated . . . Read more

History Of Music

Music has been around sense the dawn of time. When man first started to discover music it was not the kind of music we have today. All it consisted of was grunts, moans, and banging things. Music has evolved just as much as the people that created it. From Chromagnum . . . Read more


The guitar is a fretted, stringed instrument, and is a member of the lute family. It originated in Persia and reached Spain during the twelth-century, where it?s versatility as both a solo and accompanying instrument were established. The theory of the guitar was discovered in the early centuries. They found . . . Read more

Bipolar Disorder: The History, Causes, Symptoms, a

nd Treatments Caleb Carter University of Houston Abstract: Bipolar disorder is a very serious mood disorder. It is a mental health disease that interferes with a person’s ability to live a healthy life. Although many people go through highs and lows, people with bipolar disorder gothrough major peaks and valleys . . . Read more

The History Of Computers In Education

The first use of computers by high school students began in the mid-1970’s. But during this period, students and teachers did not have direct access to them. Only mathematics courses used them, and it was primarily used to learn how to write computer-programming code like Fortran. These students would write . . . Read more

Modern Piracy With A Breif History

ModernPiracy With A Breif HistoryPiracy is usually determined as a seizureof property (ship, airplane or software) that holds no commission fromthe owner (“Piracy” 1). It is mostly linked to the dirty, beardedmen that sailed the seven seas and robed merchant ships or ships that carrieda valuable cargo. This however, was . . . Read more