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Sane Poems from a Deranged Mind -- New Book of Poetry Presents Woman's Off-Beat and Satirical Style of Poems
NORWALK, Calif., July 16, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Love, joy, sadness, hope, loneliness, disaster, romance and destruction are a few qualities that intermingle to make up the tapestry of life. In poetry, they are the qualities that make up the new book, Sane Poems from a Deranged Mind (now available through1stBooks), by Nancy Susan Michael.
BAT -- Acquisition of ETI, Video Interview
LONDON, July 16, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- British American Tobacco (AMEX:BTI): Indepth interview now available free on http://www.cantos.com with Martin Broughton, Chairman in video, audio and text. He discusses:
Crime and Love in the Bizarre Whirlwind of Tokyo -- Author F.J. Logan Burns Rubber with His Newly Released Fiction
KANAGAWA, Japan, July 16, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Tokyo boasts itself as the safest major city in the world. True, perhaps, if one looks past the "drunks, punks, rapists, chemically deranged truckers and bikers, homicidal perverts, religious genocide squads ... gangsters, anarcho-terrorists, and pachinko mamas." In this weird, pulsating Asian city, Frank Donner, a Vietnam vet and journalist wanna-be becomes an accidental hero and fumbles his newfound status. He then meets a top Tokyo news anchor to solve a strange case in F. J. Logan's Big Motorcycle (now available through 1stBooks).
Broken Homes, Broken Lives -- New Book Reveals Help and Healing for Victims of Domestic Violence
MEMPHIS, Tenn., July 16, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Every year, women are victims of more than 45 million violent crimes, 29 percent of which are perpetrated by men they know -- husbands, former husbands, boyfriends and former boyfriends. In The Belligerent Beast Within (now available through 1stBooks), authors Devan Brittenum and Deborah Faye Martin teach women how to survive the physical and emotional wounds inflicted by domestic violence and guide them through the healing process.
Ibbotson Announces Managing Director and VP Promotions
CHICAGO, July 16, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Ibbotson Associates, a leading provider of asset allocation and investment knowledge and tools, today announced the promotions of Peng Chen, Ph.D., CFA, to managing director and Jerry Korabik, CFP, and Daryl Lucas to vice president. Peng Chen heads Ibbotson's research department; Jerry Korabik leads the educational training group; and Daryl Lucas manages software development for the company's key product offerings.