George Walker Bush

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Born on 6th July 1946, in New Haven Connecticut, George Walker Bush served as the 43rd president of the United States. His lineage has a history of business and political participation, which contributed to his social life, business interests, and political career. At one time, Bush was a businessperson, and later the governor of Texas, […]

The Pearl Harbor Attack

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Pearl Harbor was a United States naval base during the World War II. It was at this time that the Japanese empire was beginning to spread quickly and threatening the west and the territories they had colonized (Lassieur, 26). The Japanese called this event the Hawaii operation. This was a surprise military attack that took […]

Assassination of Martin Luther king Junior

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Dr. Martin Luther King was a civil rights activist during the civil right movement in the 1960s. In March 1968, he attended an African American sanitation workers strike which had been staged to protest unequal wages and working conditions. At that time, Memphis paid African American workers significantly lower wages than their white counterparts (Ching, […]

The Assassination of JF Kennedy

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JF Kennedy was the 35th president of United States of America and was assassinated on Friday, November 22nd, 1963 at 12.30 p.m. in Dealey Plaza, Texas. It was at the height of the cold war and a year after the Cuban missile crisis and a near break of the nuclear war (Bugliosi, 10). JF Kennedy‚Äôs […]

Compare Bodhisattva Seated in Meditation (Korea. Three Kingdoms period, early 7th century CE) to Seated Guanyin Bodhisattva (Liao dynasty, 10th-12th century CE).

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This paper looks to compare and contrast two pieces of historical art pieces. The chosen works of art pieces are the Bodhisattva Seated in Meditation and the Seated Guanyin Bodhisattva originating from the previous centuries. A work of art is an art piece comprising of a physical and tangible item created for a particular purpose. […]