London Essays

V for Vendetta

V for Vendetta, the dystopian film based on the graphic novel by Alan Moore, is the film that will be discussed in this response. The film showcases a world that is ravaged by nuclear war, and is centered on England (more specifically London), which is shown as being ruled over by a fascist party known as Norsefire. The protagonist is an unknown masked terrorist like figure known only as V, who is waging a vendetta against the government for inflicting…

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Big Ben

London is a city in the southeast of England, on the River Thames. It is the capital of England and the United Kingdom. 7. 5 million people live in London. London is the biggest city in the United Kingdom and in Europe. Most people in London are English. However, London also has many migrants, who come from many different countries, speaking different languages and with different religions and cultures. There are also many people from different countries who visit London…

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The Great Fire of London

The late 1600s were a time of great tragedy and sorrow for the people of the city of London, England, as well as many others throughout Europe (Tinniswood). It was during this time that the Black Plaque took millions of lives and spread, along with disease, a great deal of sadness and financial, emotional and physical loss. Following this terrible event was a massive fire which destroyed much of London in 1666. Throughout history, this would come to be known…

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London by William Blake

Question- Identify a poem that makes a social or political statement. Explain what statement is being made and, with close references to the text, analyse the literary conventions used to convey the statements. Further, explain how this helps you gain a stronger understanding of the poem’s main theme(s). I have chosen the poem London by William Blake; I will explain how Blake is making a social and political statement by addressing the inequality and oppression within the city of London…

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A Trivia on Its Own

John Gay’s Trivia, an epic poem divided into three books, comments on London during the early 18th century. In the poem, the author’s persona is captured in the Walker who bears witness to the different activities that filled the streets of London at the time. The entire length of the poem is filled with a wealth of interesting descriptions intertwined with pieces of wise advices given to other pedestrians along the way. The poem is also filled with accounts of…

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The Marriage Created

The marriage created by Mr. and Mrs. Bennet is one in which the partners are not well matched. Mr. Bennet seems to have chosen his wife based on shallow attributes such as physical beauty, rather than for meaningful reasons that have the power to sustain the happiness of both. The two have created an environment in which some of the daughters have been able to acquire good manners and tastes. However, this may be said to have occurred by accident,…

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Urbanisation

London in the 18th century brought about a revolution in urbanisation and the expansion of an urbanised city began in England and spread rapidly all around Europe. Urbanisation brought a dramatic and radical change to London, significantly in the impact of the Industrial Revolution which was effected urban society. There were both general and particular reasons why the eighteenth century was a century of urban growth and amoung the general reasons were the rise in national population, the expansion of…

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Procedure for Protecting Clients Patients and Colleagues from Harm

The Mayor’s role as the executive of the strategic authority for London is to promote economic development and wealth creation, social development, and the improvement of the environment. The Mayor also has a number of other duties in relation to culture and tourism, including responsibility for Trafalgar Square and Parliament Square. The Mayor has a range of specific powers and duties, and a general power to do anything that will promote economic and social development, and environmental improvement, in London….

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Operation Management – London Eye Case Study

“Quality means consistence conformance to costumer expectations” (Slack, Chambers & Johnston 2010 pg 40) Quality for the London eye could mean designing a structure that provides a bird’s eye view of London. Quality could also mean a high design of their processes, including ensuring that all 32 capsules are cleaned, staff are well trained in health and safety and are always professional at all times. Quality also means the London eye is safe and reliable. Quality also means that the…

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Informal Letter

I’m sorry I haven’t written for ages as I have been busy studying The last few months and haven’t had the time. Any way, I thought I’d drop you a line and tell you about my visit to London . First of all, London is one from the most popular cities in the world As it is famous by its historic sites, wonderful streets , and well-known universities as London university where I received my educational course. Before going to…

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