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Summary: Branded as the most hated man in wrestling after winning a highly controversial WCW World Heavyweight Championship in 2000, actor David Arquette attempts a rocky return to the sport that stalled his promising Hollywood career. Dangerously determined to redeem his reputation and reclaim his self-respect, Arquette will stop at nothing to earn his place in professional wrestling.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

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

Cassuto, David N.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University of Michigan Press 1994

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: MI 977.458 CAS

Keefe, Kevin P.

Summary: Pere Marquette 1225 was built in 1941 at the peak of steam locomotive development. The narrative traces the 1225’s regular freight service in Michigan, its unlikely salvation from the scrapyard for preservation at Michigan State University, and the subsequent work to bring it back to steam, first by a student club and later by a railroad museum. Milestones along the way include 1225’s...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Michigan State University Press 2016

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Wood, Ike.

Summary: A survey of the Maritime Accidents of Lake Superior, from Whitefish Bay's Point Iroqouis to Grand Marais. A fascinating look at the many shipwrecks, life-savers and lighthouses along the shoreline known as "The Graveyard of Lake Superior." Excellently illustrated with photographs.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: KA-ED Pub. Co. 1985

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 977.496 WOO

Summary: Based on a best-selling book, a five-part true crime docu-series investigates the unsolved murders of eight women whose bodies were discovered in drainage canals and on desolate back roads in and around Jennings, Louisiana. In examining the lives of the young victims the series uncovers secrets of the troubled town.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

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Repplier, Agnes

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday, Doran and Company, Inc. 1929

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 MARQUETTE, JACQUES REP
1 available in Reference, Call number: NEL 921 MAR

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Northern State Teachers College 1900

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R-GEN 929.377496 KAW

Axe, Douglas

Summary: "For the first time in history, the world shut itself down--by choice--all for fear of a virus, COVID-19, that wasn't well understood. The government, with the support of most Americans, ordered the closure of tens of thousands of small businesses--many never to return. Almost every school and college in the country sent its students home to finish the school year in front of a computer....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Regnery Publishing 2020

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Cuomo, Andrew M.

Summary: "Governor Andrew Cuomo tells the riveting story of how he took charge in the fight against COVID-19 as New York became the epicenter of the pandemic, offering hard-won lessons in leadership and his vision for the path forward"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown 2020

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 614.5 CUO

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 614.5 CUO

Baraga, Frederic

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wayne State University Press 1990

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 BARAGA, FREDERIC BAR

Bagieu, Pénélope

Summary: With her characteristic wit and dazzling drawings, celebrated graphic novelist Penelope Bagieu profiles the lives of these feisty female role models, some world famous, some little known. From Nellie Bly to Mae Jemison or Josephine Baker to Naziq al-Abid, the stories in this comic biography are sure to inspire the next generation of rebel ladies.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: First Second, an imprint of Roaring Book Press 2018

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1 available in Young Adult Non-fiction, Call number: YA 920 BAG

Summary: After her sister dies in childbirth, a young orthodox Jewish woman's family pressures her to marry her brother-in-law rather than entering into an arranged marriage with a man closer to her age.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN FIL

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Summary: Filmmaker Kurt Kuenne begins making a film for Zachary, son of his oldest friend who was murdered by Zachary's mother. The film's focus shifts to Zachary's grandparents as they fight to win custody of Zachary from the woman who took their son's life.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Oscilloscope Pictures 2009

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2 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC DEA

Wilcken, Hugo.

Summary: One day I blew my nose and half my brains came out." Los Angeles, 1976. David Bowie is holed up in his Bel-Air mansion, drifting into drug-induced paranoia and confusion. Obsessed with black magic and the Holy Grail, he's built an altar in the living room and keeps his fingernail clippings in the fridge. There are occasional trips out to visit his friend Iggy Pop in a mental institution. His...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Continuum 2005

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 780.33 WIL

Kengor, Paul

Summary: A portrait of Frank Marshall Davis, an American communist and mentor to President Obama, discusses his beliefs, pro-communist writings for newspapers in Chicago and Honolulu, and influence on the young future president.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Threshold Editions/Mercury Ink 2012

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1 available in Adult- Biography, Call number: 921 Kengor 2012

Warren, Spring.

Summary: Tells of one woman's foray into home farming using the space available in her yard, in an attempt to produce seventy-five percent of all of the food that her family consumed in a year.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Seal Press 2011

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 635.092 WAR

Foster, David R.

Summary: In 1977 David Foster took to the woods of New England to build a cabin with his own hands. Along with a few tools he brought a copy of the journals of Henry David Thoreau. Foster was struck by how different the forested landscape around him was from the one Thoreau described more than a century earlier. The sights and sounds that Thoreau experienced on his daily walks through 19th-century...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harvard University Press 2001

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 818.3 FOS

Summary: The aim of these lectures is to make viewers feel welcome and comfortable in the company of paintings. By focusing on 65 masterpieces of Western painting, Professor William Kloss offers a vivid, visceral encounter with genius, shining light on the unique technical, stylistic, and expressive achievements of each painting. From the 14th century to the 20th, the images are examined for their...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Company 2010

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 709 WOR
Call number: DVD 709 WOR

Nott, David (David M.)

Summary: For more than twenty-five years, David Nott has taken unpaid leave from his job as a general and vascular surgeon with the NHS to volunteer in some of the world's most dangerous war zones. From Sarajevo under siege in 1993, to clandestine hospitals in rebel-held eastern Aleppo, he has carried out life-saving operations and field surgery in the most challenging conditions, and with none of the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Abrams Press 2020

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 NOTT, DAVID NOT

Payne, David (William David)

Summary: After witnessing his younger brother's tragic death in an auto accident in 2000, the author found that his life was spiraling out of control. From a cocktail hour indulgence, his drinking became a full-blown addiction. His career entered a standstill. His marriage disintegrated. He was haunted not only by the accident, but also by the family history of mental illness, alcoholism and suicide....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atlantic Monthly Press 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 PAYNE, DAVID PAY

Fletcher, Doc.

Summary: The Pere Marquette River is a designated Blue Ribbon Trout Stream & Natural River, and a federally-designated Wild and Scenic River. The river features an faster than average current with steering challenges through and around its fallen trees and hanging branches, gorgeous driftwood. Its abundant wildlife such as a majestic blue herons fly just ahead of you. The 65-mile long Pere Marquette...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Arbutus Press 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796.5 FLE

Summary: Detective Constable 'Dangerous' Davies is the odd man out in his small London police station. He cracks the tough cases anyway, with old-fashioned investigative work rather than violent confrontation.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Acorn Media U.S. 2006

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1 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV LAS

LeBor, Adam.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton 2007

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 956.948 LEB

Summary: In the midst of a dazzling and prolific career at the forefront of modern jazz innovation, Miles Davis disappears from public view for a period of five years in the late 1970s. Alone and holed up in his home, he is beset by chronic pain from a deteriorating hip, his musical voice stifled and numbed by drugs and medications, and his mind haunted my unsettling ghosts from the past.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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2 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA MIL

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