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A Strange, New World -- New Novel Examines Culture Shock Experienced by Immigrants
Wash., D.C., Feb. 23, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- America's melting pot was formed by an influx of immigration over the past few centuries. However, the transition to life in a new country has always been difficult, even in modern times. Many foreigners, such as the African family in the new novel, Adwoa (now available through 1stBooks), by Solomon A. Minta, must fight social and cultural constraints to adjust.
Recalling the Korean War -- New book tells of young Marine's experience
SONOMA, Calif., February 23, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- When North Korea invaded its neighbor South Korea in 1950, young men awaiting the next stage in their lives were shipped off to Asia to fight the second war in a decade. Many of those soldiers still carry the experiences of the battles and the camaraderie to this day, including George H. Tsegeletos, who has captured his memories in his new book, As I Recall: A Marines Personal Story (now available through 1stBooks).
The Candy Store Conspiracy -- New Novel Focuses on Pharmacist on Trail of Terrorist Plot
LAHAINA, Hawaii, Feb. 23, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Homeland Security has heightened the average citizen's awareness of suspected terrorist activities in airports, post offices and city streets, but few have considered the havoc that could be caused by a plot in the pharmaceuticals industry. William Robusto's new novel, The Candy Store Conspiracy (now available through 1stBooks), is a thriller set in a small town drugstore.
Golden Spirit Minerals Ltd.
Golden Spirit Minerals Ltd.: Phase 1 Work Program Expected
BELLINGHAM, Wash., Feb. 23, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Golden Spirit Minerals Ltd. (OTCBB:GSPM) announces it will explore for precious metals in the hard rocks underlying the previously mined and unknown placer deposits. Consequently, Golden Spirit is presently receiving bids from several independent mining engineers and geologists, who after review of available data, will draft a report and have recommendations to include a budget for Phase 1 and Phase 2 work programs. Subject to the results of the Phase 1 work program, Phase 2 will probably consist mostly of drilling.
Airbee Wireless Inc.
Airbee Wireless Releases Second UltraLite MAC Application
POTOMAC, Md., Feb. 23, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Airbee Wireless Inc. (Pink Sheets:ABEW), innovators of intelligent software for wireless communications, has unveiled the second application in its UltraLite(TM) Medium Access Control ("MAC") software series. The Airbee UltraLite(TM) MAC is an intelligent wireless protocol stack software that facilitates communications for short range wireless devices.
FTS Wireless, Inc.
FTS Wireless Signs Binding Letter of Intent to Acquire Florida-Based Wireless Unlimited, Inc.
LEVITTOWN, Pa., Feb. 23, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- FTS Wireless, Inc., (OTCBB:FLIP), an operator of retail wireless locations that market and sell next generation wireless products and services and operate Wi-Fi HotSpot's, today announced the signing of a binding letter of intent to acquire the assets of Tampa, Florida based wireless distributor Wireless Unlimited, Inc.
Claim to be Filed in Class Action Against Atlas Cold Storage
TORONTO, Ontario, Canada, Feb. 23, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- A Statement of Claim will be filed by no later than March 5, 2004 in the class action against Atlas Cold Storage Inc. and others. A Notice of Action was issued on February 5, 2004, in the Ontario Superior Court of Justice. The action was commenced under the Ontario Class Proceedings Act, 1992.