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Ramsey, Calvin A.

Summary: In Gee's Bend, Alabama, Miz Pettway tells young Alex about the historic role her mule played in the struggle for civil rights led by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Includes factual information about the community of Gee's Bend and Martin Luther King, Jr.

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE RAM

Bramsen, Carin.

Summary: A plucky duckling attempts to befriend a cat that just wants to be left alone.

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2013

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E BRA

Contents: The uncrowned king (Marion Hayden) (6:59) -- You (Kenny Cox) (5:27) -- Many blessings (James Carter) (9:07) -- Mode for Joe (Joe Henderson) (8:02) -- Lottie The Body's mood (Marcus Belgrave) (8:52) -- Reza (Elvin Jones) (7:12) -- Ghost dancers (A. Spencer Barefield) (8:15) -- French spice (Donald Byrd) (8:00) -- Sheila's blues (Sheila Jordan) (7:26).

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD JAZZ DET

Summary: Produced with the purpose of alleviating the stigma associated with dyslexia, The big picture features the testimony of individuals from various backgrounds diagnosed with dyslexia (including investment advisor Charles Schwab and billionaire Richard Branson) describing how they learned to live with and overcome their disability. Medical experts explain the neurological causes of the condition.

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Juvenile Parent-Teacher Collection, Call number: JPT 616.8 BIG

Summary: Morvern Callar is greeted with a startling surprise, her boyfriend has committed suicide. He has left her a cryptic message on his computer and a manuscript for a novel. She changes the author's name to her own and begins a re-birth of self discovery.

Publisher / Publication Date: Palm Pictures

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1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA MOV

T Railey A Robyn

Publisher / Publication Date: Leo Feist

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1 available in Sheet Music, Call number: SHM

Summary: A spirited satirical variety series combining disparate elements such as animation, drama, musical performances, documentary and political commentary in an experimental format.

Publisher / Publication Date: S'more Entertainment 2015

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1 available in Television Series and Box Set DVDs, Call number: DVD TV GRE

Summary: Takes the viewer behind the walls of government, as CIA, Pentagon and foreign service experts speak out detailing the lies, misstatements and exaggerations that served as the reasons for fighting a "preemptive" war against Iraq that wasn't necessary. Includes interviews with more than 20 experts in opposition to the U.S. war in Iraq.

Publisher / Publication Date: Disinformation Co. 2004

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC UNC

Summary: In 2006, Mitt Romney decides to run for president of the United States. In the days before the 2008 presidential election, he seeks to win debates against John McCain and the other Republican Party presidential candidates. After he loses the Republican nomination, he returns in 2012 to challenge incumbent Barack Obama for the White House. Meanwhile, his wife is diagnosed with multiple...

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in NEW Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD TCFF MIT

Contents: Les fleur / Ramsey Lewis -- California soul / Marlena Shaw -- Memory band / Rotary Connection -- The Getaway / Alvin Cash -- I'm a man (mannish boy) / Muddy Waters -- Funky breeze / ghetto scene -=- The Dells -- Black gold / Phil Upchurch -- Out on the street again / Etta James -- Electric surfboard / Brother Jack McDuff -- Bad moon rising / Bo Diddley -- Up above the rock / Ray Bryant -- Go...

Publisher / Publication Date: Spectrum Music

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A Gamse J Lacalle

Publisher / Publication Date: Edward B. Marks 1924

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1 available in Sheet Music, Call number: SHM

A Gibson C Massey

Publisher / Publication Date: Edwin H. Morris & Co.

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1 available in Sheet Music, Call number: SHM

Henderson, Caroline A. (Caroline Agnes)

Publisher / Publication Date: University of Oklahoma Press 2001

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 976.6 HEN

Summary: Mrs. Palfrey, an elegant, genteel widow, came from Scotland to London to take up residence at the Claremont Hotel. Though she had high hopes for the cosmopolitan pleasures of living in a big city, she is soon filled with a sense of uneasiness and gloom.

Publisher / Publication Date: Westlake Entertainment 2006

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1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA MRS

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MRS. RATED PG

A Gamse I Fields

Publisher / Publication Date: Encore Music

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1 available in Sheet Music, Call number: SHM

Rosenfeld, Alvin A.

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 649.1 ROS

Summary: When legendary rock impresario Bill Graham closed the Fillmore West in the summer of 1971, he made sure it went out with a bang. Over five nights, acts including the Grateful Dead and Santana took to the stage for one final send off. The madness leading up to the shows and the gritty backstage footage are chronicled in this classic rock film.

Publisher / Publication Date: Rhino

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2 available in Music DVDs, Call number: DVD MUSIC FIL

Whipple, A. B. C. (Addison Beecher Colvin)

Publisher / Publication Date: Time-Life Books

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 940.53 WOR

Summary: In "The tale of the Flopsy Bunnies, Benjamin bunny has now married his cousin Flopsy, but their six little Flopsy Bunnies get into all manner of mischief and have a narrow escape from Mr. McGregor's garden. In "The tale of Piglig Bland," Pigling lives in the countryside and dreams of owning his own garden beyond the hills. However, his first venture from home, a trip to market, becomes an...

Publisher / Publication Date: Goodtimes DVD 2001

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1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV TAL

Drury, Bob.

Summary: In December 1944, America's most popular and colorful naval hero, Admiral William "Bull" Halsey, unwittingly sailed his undefeated Pacific Fleet into the teeth of a powerful typhoon. Three destroyers were capsized, sending hundreds of sailors and officers into the raging, shark-infested waters. Over the next sixty hours, small bands of survivors fought seventy-foot waves, exhaustion, and...

Publisher / Publication Date: Atlantic Monthly Press 2007

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 940.5459 DRU

Summary: Jason is an American teenager who is obsessed with Hong Kong cinema and kung-fu classics. He makes an extraordinary discovery in a Chinatown pawnshop: the legendary stick weapon of the Chinese sage and warrior, the Monkey King. With the lost relic in hand, Jason unexpectedly finds himself traveling back to ancient China. He meets the drunken kungfu master, Lu Yan; an enigmatic and skillful...

Publisher / Publication Date: Lionsgate 2008

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Whipple, A. B. C. (Addison Beecher Colvin)

Publisher / Publication Date: Morrow 1991

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 973.47 WHI

Summary: Program 3 of an anthology of films from American film archives. In addition to rare silent-era features, includes cartoons and animation, documentaries and newsreels, earliest American movies, pioneering sound and color experiments, serial episodes, trailers for lost films, advertisements, avant-garde shorts, ethnographic footage, films of ethnic communities, and os.

Publisher / Publication Date: Image Entertainment

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC MOR

Wayne, Marvin A.

Publisher / Publication Date: W. Morrow

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 641.86 WAY