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Alexander, John K.

Summary: Tells the story of a titan of America's revolutionary generation. Friend and foe alike considered Adams one of the greatest members of the generation that achieved American independence and crafted constitutions that made the ideal of republican government a living reality in the new nation. Adams's role as a major political author and organizer are explored as is his central role in momentous...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Rowman & Littlefield 2011

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 ADAMS, SAMUEL ALE

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: They were the most legendary and respected politicians, statesmen and warriors of history's first republic since the days of ancient Rome. They were also traitors and smugglers, rabble rousers and hot-heads, unfaithful husbands and prodigious drinkers. Our "Founding Fathers" were, in fact, human beings. Gain a fascinating glimpse behind the images on the marble busts and faces on our dollar...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: A & E Television Networks 2000

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Doc Fo

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV FOU

Summary: It is 1935. Three years have passed, and as the seasons turn, so too do the machinations of a rising revolution. As a new summer falls upon the foothills of India's Little England, Simla, political tensions reach fever point. With help from the scheming Cynthia, Ralph faces the most pivotal year of his career. Alice's husband has followed her to India, and Aafrin's ascending career may be in...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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

Summary: Aurelio Zen is a formidable detective, but he's always put honesty before advancement. The arrival of clever and ambitious Tania to the team sees Zen's vigor reawakened. Driven by romance, re-energized, and armed with a new confidence, Zen's investigations take him from crowded Rome to the spectacular Italian countryside as he negotiates a complex string of murder cases.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: BBC Worldwide Americas 2011

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

Summary: Sally Lockhart has started her own financial consulting business. When her client loses a fortune from the unexpected collapse of a shipping line, Sally is determined to find out why so many of their ships have mysteriously vanished without a trace.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: WGBH 2008

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Summary: A young man is shocked when he learns his aunts like to serve men elderberry wine with arsenic, and then bury their bodies in the cellar.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Warner Home Video 2010

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1 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY ARS

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Summary: 1619. The British colony of Jamestown, Virginia is shaken up when the first women in twelve years land in this breathtaking wilderness. While love triangles, bitter rivalries, and fierce competition cause conflict for the residents and the native inhabitants, the Pamunkey, they are bound together by their resolute will to survive and thrive in their new lives.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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Summary: Sense and sensibility: Marianne Dashwood wears her heart on her sleeve when she falls in love with the charming but unsuitable John Willoughby, ignoring her sister Elinor's warning that her impulsive behavior leaves her open to gossip and innuendo. Elinor, sensitive to social convention, struggles to conceal her own romantic disappointment, even from those closest to her. Will the sisters learn...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: BBC Video 2008

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

Summary: Marianne Dashwood wears her heart on her sleeve when she falls in love with the charming but unsuitable John Willoughby, ignoring her sister Elinor's warning that her impulsive behavior leaves her open to gossip and innuendo. Elinor, sensitive to social convention, struggles to conceal her own romantic disappointment, even from those closest to her. Will the sisters learn that sense must mix...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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

Alexander, Sterling

Contents: Jesus hits like the atom bomb / L. McCullom (2:57) -- Devotional (Traditional) (0:50) -- Peace in the valley / Thomas A. Dorsey (6:57) -- God shall wipe all tears away / Antonio Haskell (3:28) -- Little wooden church on the hill / Thomas A. Dorsey (3:53) -- The Lord's prayer (Traditional) (3:07) -- Will He welcome me there? (Traditional) (4:44) -- Job (Traditional) (2:49) -- I never heard a man...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: New World Records 1997

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD RELIGIOUS ALE

Summary: Explores the lives of two couples, one Jamaican and the other English, whose worlds intertwine in post-World War II Britain, at a turning point in the long relationship between the two countries. It is a story of tender emotion and sparkling wit, of crossings taken and passages lost, of shattering compassion and of reckless optimism in the face of insurmountable barriers.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by PBS Distribution 2010

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD SMA NOT RATED

Carroll, John Alexander.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Arlington House Publishers 1976

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 973 CAR

Summary: It is 1935. Three years have passed, and as the seasons turn, so too do the machinations of a rising revolution. As a new summer falls upon the foothills of India's Little England, Simla, political tensions reach fever point. With help from the scheming Cynthia, Ralph faces the most pivotal year of his career. Alice's husband has followed her to India, and Aafrin's ascending career may be in...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Television Series and Box Set DVDs, Call number: DVD IND NOT RATED

Thomas, J. A. W. (John Alexander William)

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Regional Pub. Co. 1971

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1 available in Reference, Call number: GEN 975.764 THO

Thomas, Dana

Summary: Analyzes the ends of two preeminent fashion designers to demonstrate how they were casualties of the war between art and commerce, chronicling their rise and achievements while sharing insights into how art has suffered at the hands of economic demands.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2015

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 920 Tho

Anolik, Alexander.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sphinx Pub. 2005

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 910.202 ANO

Britten, Benjamin

Contents: Suite for violin and piano, op. 6 (15:58) -- Elegy for solo viola (5:50) -- Cello sonata in C, op. 65 (22:14) -- Six metamorphoses after Ovid (14:10).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: EMI Classics 1995

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD CL Britt

Hamilton, Alexander

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Liberty Fund 2001

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 342.73 FED

Hurt, John

Summary: Based on the true story of two East German families who built a hot air balloon to escape from Communist East Germany.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Walt Disney Home Video 2004

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE HUR

Alexander, Matthew

Summary: A U.S. military interrogator describes his work in Iraq and his innovative approach that replaces torture with empathy, a procedure that he used to gain the intelligence information required to bring down Abu Musab Zarqawi, the leader of Al Qaeda in Iraq.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Free Press 2008

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 956.7044 ALE

Summary: "She Walks in Beauty" is Kennedy's selection of poetry that tells the story of a woman's life, including first love and lasting love; marriage, motherhood, and work; times of silence and solitude, and times of awe. The collection includes works by Elizabeth Bishop, Sharon Olds, Edna St. Vincent Millay, Mary Oliver, Pablo Neruda, W.H. Auden, Adrienne Rich, Sandra Cisneros, Anne Sexton, W.S....

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperion Audio 2011

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 811 SHE

Alexander, Monty.

Contents: I've got you under my skin -- The summer wind -- You make me feel so young -- I'm a fool to want you -- Just one of those things -- All the way -- Fly me to the moon (in other words) -- In the wee small hours of the morning -- Call me irresponsible -- Angel eyes -- Come fly with me -- Here's that rainy day -- Strangers in the night.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Concord Jazz 1997

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

40 holds on 10 copies

Summary: Queen of France at sixteen, widowed at eighteen, Mary Stuart defies pressure to remarry and instead returns to her native Scotland to reclaim her rightful throne. By birth, she also has a rival claim to the throne of Elizabeth I, who rules as the Queen of England. Mary asserts her claim to the English throne, threatening Elizabeth's sovereignty. Betrayal, rebellion, and conspiracies within each...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Pictures Home Entertainment 2019

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