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Out Of Body

by Thomas Baum

"Denton Hake has just been paroled from prison for a rape" he is certain he did not commit, though he cannot explain the evidence against him. "... he begins to experience ...memory lapses during which he ... [travels] outside his body to see events happening to other people in other places....His new girlfriend is found shot to death and he is the obvious suspect...." He must convince people that his out-of-body experiences are real and that he is not crazy, and he must find who killed is girlfriend and the truth about his father's death. There is much "street" language--the "f" and "sh" words.

People and Work in Events and Conventions: A Research Perspective

by Thomas Baum Karen Smith Margaret Deery Clare Hanlon Leonie Lockstone

This book examines the role of people who work in events, meetings and conventions by looking at the context in which they work, and presenting theories, perspectives underlying trends of employment in this sector. Leading authors present international examples to further understanding of the concepts involved in people management in tourism events. This book will be an important resource for students and researchers of leisure, tourism and events management.

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