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A Cry for Rectification -- Guyanese History is Not as It Seems, New Book Insists
UNIONDALE, N.Y., Nov. 25, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- William Gregory Smith's manuscript about his beleaguered life, Assassination Cry of a Failed Revolution, is finally launched, fulfilling his wish and his sister's promise and aim to prove his innocence. The book seeks to rectify the anomalies surrounding Smith's association with Dr. Walter Rodney, a political figure in Guyanese history.
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PHA Commission Approves Advertising for Proposals for Up to $60 Million Bayport Container Yard
HOUSTON, Nov. 25, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Port Commission of The Port of Houston Authority (PHA) approved advertising for proposals for the Bayport terminal's 48-acre Phase 1-Stage 2 container yard valued at up to $60 million, as well as issuance of a request for qualifications for professional services to design the Phase 2 yard with an additional 55 acres of container yard storage, at its regular Nov. 25 meeting.