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His new family name (Bercovitz has been anglicized to Bailey) and his obvious wealth (he wears a tuxedo and lives on a huge Long Island estate) now visually identify him as a member of the successful economic acquisitor class that is sanctioned by American society.
The fifth or sixth division, which sits uneasily between the Stranger's original insight into the sophist as acquisitor and his second view of the sophist as maker, has no standing in his almost ([unkeyable]) perfect division of the arts in two (219a8).
One distressing feature of the epoch of the acquisitor is that the acquisitive mentality eventually infects all sections of society .
During his tenure, McCorison, sometimes referred to as the "Grand Acquisitor," expanded the Society's holdings by some 115,000 items and greatly enhanced access to the Society's collection by creating a machine-readable catalogue system and encouraged the production of bibliographies that would include AAS holdings.
The largest acquisitor has been private equity companies.
The bridgehead for the deal was secured last year when Tinopolis gained an Alternative Investment Market (Aim) listing after reversing into cash shell Acquisitor.
The biggest shareholder, Bermuda-based Acquisitor Holdings, wants the chairman Bijan Khezri and directors kicked out.
Hopkins, a principal in the management consulting firm of Nightingale & Associates, joined the company in October with the goal of turning around its management and finding an acquisitor for the once-troubled teleconferencing provider.
His father was the acquisitor and empire builder and those twin rules demand a degree of tough-mindedness.
The Llanelli-based company, which obtained a listing earlier this year after reversing into AIM-listed Acquisitor, reported a half-year increase in revenue (to the end of March this year) from pounds 3.
Based on Murdoch's history as an aggressive acquisitor, one would think we're likely to see more deals,'' said Furman Selz analyst Stewart Halpern.
E[acute accent]The aggressive acquisitor overcomes the loss of 1.