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Homesteading in Alaska -- Book of Letters Tells Story of man Fulfilling his Dream
SEATTLE, Dec. 17, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- In 1959, Russell Brock left Indiana to live on a 120 acre homestead in central Alaska. Between finding the property, hauling water from one of the lakes on his land, building and heating his cabin, he wrote letters to family and friends about his life in the bush. A compilation of these letters, Bachelor's Roost: Letters from an Alaskan Homestead (now available through 1stBooks), offers a mesmerizing look at how he lived alone in the snowy wilderness, finding solitude and peace.
Poems For Life -- Human and Animal Interactions Focus on New Poetry Compilation
BAKERSFIELD, Calif., Dec. 17, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- In a lighthearted book of poetry about a wide range of human experiences, Leland Harlan writes about his interactions with other people, the joy of connecting with animals and the simple pleasures in life in his new poetry compilation, Me? Ow! And other poems...by...Leland Harlan (now available through 1stBooks).
The Universe's Method of Encouraging Life -- In Pulitzer-nominated Book, Scientist Uncovers System that Promotes Life in the Cosmos
SARASOTA, Fla., Dec. 17, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Curiosity about life in the universe is an ever-growing wonder among human beings. The advanced technology of science today has already revealed a planet that orbits a star at about the same distance that Earth orbits its own star, the sun. Such a finding suggests the existence of alien communities, and their existence is assured by an arrangement in the universe that promotes life. In Wil Jasson's new Pulitzer Prize nominated book, The Primal Bias (now available through 1stBooks), he shows how the universe works by means of this arrangement that is as subtle as it is mighty.
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BOTHELL, Wash., Dec. 17, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- What could be more romantic than spending the weekend in Paris? At these prices you can't afford not to! Depart on February 12th and enjoy 3 nights including Valentines Day in the City of Light. This package definitely says "I love you" and with tourist to deluxe class accommodations it fits any budget. So book now and save!
Port of Houston Authority
Photo Release -- Port Authority's Bayport Project Receives Water Quality Certification
HOUSTON, Dec. 17,2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Port of Houston Authority (PHA) today welcomed the announcement by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) that the Bayport Container and Cruise Terminal project has received certification under Section 401 of the Clean Water Act. The TCEQ's announcement follows last week's release of the U.S. Army Corps' record of decision (ROD) recommending approval of a permit for the Bayport project.