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Higgins, Tim

Summary: "Inside the outrageous, come-from-behind story of Elon Musk and Tesla's bid to build the perfect car Elon Musk is among the most controversial titans of Silicon Valley. To some he's a genius and a visionary; to others he's a mercurial con artist. Billions of dollars have been gained and lost on his tweets; his personal exploits are the stuff of tabloids. But for all his outrageous talk of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 338.7 HIG

Halberstam, David.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Morrow 1986

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 338.4 HAL

Sandalow, David.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: McGraw-Hill 2008

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 320 Sanda

Summary: A powerful portrait of America's overwhelming addiction to, and reliance on, oil. Having been born and raised in one of the USA's most oil-producing regions, Josh Tickell saw firsthand how the industry controls, deceives, and damages the country, its people, and the environment, and after one too many people he know became sick, he knew he just couldn't idly stand by any longer.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Cinema Libre Studio 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Lutz, Robert A. (Bob Lutz)

Summary: Provides Chrysler's Senior Manager Bob Lutz's philosophy behind his "seven laws" of business, explaining how that can be applied to making changes, transforming an operation, and creating a successful company.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: John Wiley 1998

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658 Lutz

Wells, Jonathan Daniel

Summary: "Although slavery was outlawed in the northern states in 1827, the illegal slave trade continued in the one place modern readers would least expect, the streets and ports of America's great northern metropolis: New York City. In 'The Kidnapping Club,' historian Jonathan Daniel Wells takes readers to a rapidly changing city rife with contradiction, where social hierarchy clashed with a rising...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Bold Type Books 2020

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 974.7 WEL

Summary: A charismatic spin-doctor for Big Tobacco struggles with the twin demands of being successful at his job and acting as a good role model for his son.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2006

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVd Movie Thank 2006

Clinton, Chelsea

Summary: Profiles the lives of thirteen American women who have left their mark on U.S. history, including Harriet Tubman, Helen Keller, Margaret Chase Smith, and Oprah Winfrey.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Philomel Books 2017

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J920 CLI

Holiday, Billie

Contents: Disc 1: Lover man (oh, where can you be?) -- No more -- No more (alternate) -- That ole devil called love -- Don't explain (first version) -- Big stuff (first version) -- Don't explain -- Big stuff (second version) -- You better go now -- What is this thing called love -- Good morning heartache -- No good man (previously unissued alternate) -- No good man -- Big stuff (previously unissued...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: MCA Records, Inc. 1991

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD VOCAL HOL

Summary: "The comprehensive volume features information for 12,100+ private RV parks, public campgrounds and services, including more than 2,400 Good Sam Parks. It includes RV travel articles and lifestyle tips and Good Sam's exclusive RV park ratings to help you decide where to stay. The state and provincial maps--indicating Good Sam discount locations--guide you to your destination. Editorial features...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Good Sam Enterprises 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 647.94 GOO

Bell, Richard

Summary: "A gripping and true story about five boys who were kidnapped in the North and smuggled into slavery in the Deep South -- and their daring attempt to escape and bring their captors to justice, reminiscent of Twelve Years A Slave and Never Caught"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 37 INK, Simon & Schuster 2019

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 306.3 BEL

Summary: A charismatic spin-doctor for Big Tobacco struggles with the twin demands of being successful at his job and acting as a good role model for his son.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY THA

Summary: It had been less than a year since the first man walked on the Moon, but to the American public, Apollo 13 was just another "routine" space flight. That is until the words pierced the immense void of space: "Houston, we have a problem." Stranded in a crippled spacecraft 205,000 miles from Earth, astronauts Jim Lovell, Fred Haise and Jack Swigert fight a desperate battle to survive. Meanwhile,...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal 2005

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Apollo 2005

Harper, Charise Mericle

Summary: "Meet Charise. She's energetic, helpful, a model pet owner and full of inventions. But she's also a bad sister. When she goes too far and breaks little brother Daniel's tooth, can she redeem herself? Is an accident really an accident if you could have stopped it? But most importantly... What does it mean to be a good sister?"--Back cover.

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Publisher / Publication Date: First Second 2021

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Bittman, Mark.

Summary: "Mark Bittman made headlines three years ago when it was revealed that, for the first time, the New York Times opinion page would feature a food writer to help us make sense of the tangled webs of food, health, environment, politics, and culture. As an opinion columnist, Mark has delighted us, enraged us, and inspired us to do more for ourselves and our world with the same no-nonsense style. In...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Clarkson Potter 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 338 BIT

Sichol, Lowey Bundy

Summary: "Today, Nike is the biggest athletic shoe company in the world, but a long time ago runner and businessman Phil Knight started out with just an idea. Find out more about Nike's history, how the business grew, and the role that marketing playing in this illustrated nonfiction book!" -- Back cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 338.7 SIC

Bruder, Jessica

5 holds on 1 copy

Summary: In a secondhand vehicle she christens "Van Halen," Bruder hits the road to get to know her subjects--transient older Americans who call themselves "workampers." From campground toilet cleaning to warehouse product scanning to desert reunions and the dangerous work of beet harvesting, Bruder tells a compelling, eye-opening tale of the dark underbelly of the American economy--one that foreshadows...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Highbridge Audio 2021

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Holmes, Jamie

Summary: Jamie Holmes tells the story of the American scientists, tinkerers, and nerds who solved one of the biggest puzzles of World War II, and developed one of the most powerful weapons of the war.​

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Findaway World, LLC 2020

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1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA 623.4 HOL

Demuth, Patricia.

Summary: "Bill Gates, born in Seattle, Washington, in 1955, is an American business magnate, investor, philanthropist, and author. In this Who Was...? biography, children will learn of Gates' childhood passion for computer technology, which led him to revolutionize personal computers. Through the success of his now-world-famous software company, Microsoft, Bill Gates became one of the wealthiest...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap, An Imprint of Penguin Group (USA) Inc. 2013

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 GAT

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JB BASKET GATES

Naujokaitis, Pranas T.

Summary: "In History Comics: The Challenger Disaster, we turn the clock back to January 28, 1986. Seven astronauts boarded the space shuttle Challenger on what would be a routine mission. All eyes and cameras were on crew member Christa McAuliffe, a high school teacher, who was set to become the first private citizen in space. Excitement filled the air as the clock counted down to liftoff. But at T-plus...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: First Second 2020

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1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 363.124 NAU

Thomas, William G.

Summary: The story of the longest and most complex legal challenge to slavery in American history, in which a number of enslaved families challenged their bondage in court.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Yale University Press 2020

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 306.3 THO

Holmes, Jamie

Summary: "The riveting story of the American scientists, tinkerers, and nerds who solved one of the biggest puzzles of World War II--and developed one of the most powerful weapons of the war."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2020

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 623.4 HOL

Dickinson, Joan D.

Summary: Presents a biography of the math whiz kid who grew up to co-found Microsoft, the world's leading computer software firm.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Enslow Publishers 1997

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1 available in Stacks, Call number: JB GATES DIC

Michalak, Jamie

Summary: When Ruff Ruffman thinks he's been fired, he travels to Australia, using his converted doghouse that floats with the help of some pineapples, to meet with his boss and try to change her mind.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Pr 2014

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