Las Vegas Essays
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Historian Hal Rothman in 2003 proclaimed the city of Las Vegas to be a “place where desire meets capital, where instinct replaces restraint, where the future of a society, for better and worse, takes a form that had been inconceivable even a generation before”. In many ways, Rothman’s words remain relevant to this day thanks to the complex history of Southern Nevada and the promising yet complicated future. From the Hoover Dam Project to the current water crisis, Southern Nevada...
Tourism is a serious economic activity in Las Vegas and the wider America. Indeed, significant companies struggle for the control of the lucrative industry. Sadly, most hotels underutilize the underlying potential due to both internal and external factors. One such hotel is the Venetian that is the third largest regarding revenue and the second largest regarding rooms. After a close examination, this report found that the story has excellent chances of improvement. However, a few areas require urgent improvements. They...
The purpose of paper is to discuss various threats and hazards in Las Vegas. The 2017 Threat and Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment (THIRA) for the state of Nevada, combined with local emergency plans, identifying threats and hazards. Las Vegas lies at the basin floor of the Mojave Desert and is surrounded by mountain ranges consisting of desert vegetation and wildlife, with a population of approximately 2.25 million residents. In addition to this population number, one must include to this...