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Obama's People of Biracial and Mixed Heritage -- New Book Discusses the Racial Aspect of Society Through the Author's Past
FAIRFIELD, Calif., March 27, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The historic election of Barack Obama as President of the United States in 2008 is inspiring new hope for Americans of biracial and mixed heritage. Dr. Phillip MacFarland can relate to this as he was born a biracial child to a Scottish American father and an Egyptian/Ethiopian-American mother. With the release of his new book, Obama's People: A New Identity for Biracials and Mixed Heritage, he shares with readers his views about what the future holds for people like him and Obama.
Of Witches and Hags -- A Whimsical Tale About a Magical Realm and the Arrival of a Stranger
PIPERSVILLE, Pa., March 27, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Fairy tales and stories about magical lands never cease to fascinate -- they stimulate the imagination of young readers and bring back happy memories for the older ones. In itself, this genre is a vehicle for journeying into the wonderful landscape of human creativity, where one meets amazing characters that do not exist in the real world. Indulge your taste for fantasy with Wynn Field's wonderful and whimsical tale, The Saga of Hegaar The Haag.
My Life as a Soldier During World War II -- See How Military Life Was Like Back Then in This Revealing Memoir
HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif., March 27, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- With war in the Middle East constantly in the news, people are exposed to the harsh reality that conflict can have on both combatants and civilians. But there is another side to war, and that is everyday living in the barracks, in between active engagements, can be quite as tedious and mundane as life back home and soldiers have to find ways to keep themselves occupied.
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U-Haul Offers 30 Days of Free Storage to Magee Families Affected by the Recent Tornado
MAGEE, Miss., March 27, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- U-Haul Company of Mississippi is offering 30 days of free storage to families who were hit by the recent tornado in Magee, Mississippi. Families needing more information about the 30-day-free self-storage assistance program should contact the following storage facilities.