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Brooke-Hitching, Edward

Summary: "The Sky Atlas unveils some of the most beautiful maps and charts ever created during humankind's quest to map the skies above us. This richly illustrated treasury showcases the finest examples of celestial cartography-a glorious art often overlooked by modern map books-as well as medieval manuscripts, masterpiece paintings, ancient star catalogs, antique instruments, and other curiosities....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chronicle Books 2020

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Silverthorn, Suzanne.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Schiffer Pub. Ltd. 2008

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 978.88 SIL

Withers, Ernest C.

Summary: "Ernest C. Withers was one of the most prominent African-American photographers during the civil rights years. During the course of his work, he took thousands photographs that document the Movement--from the Emmett Till trial in 1955 to the assassination of Martin Luther King in 1968. What set his work apart was that he goes beyond the political struggles to show the human face of Movement....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: CityFiles Press 2019

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Byron, M. Christine

Contents: The Mackinac Straits Region -- Mackinaw City -- Crossing the Straits -- St. Ignace -- Mackinac Island.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Arbutus Press 2007

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1 available in Reference, Call number: NEL 977.4923 BRY
1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: OVS 977.4923 BYR

Summary: Provides an exploration of space from the nearest planets of the solar system to far-off galaxies and examines the tools and techniques of space flight.--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Publishing 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 520 SPA

Liesch, Matthew.

Summary: Situated on the south shore of Lake Superior, the Gogebic Iron Range of Michigan and Wisconsin exudes a strong sense of place. During the 1880s, a mining boom lured settlers, investment, and controversy. Investors from Milwaukee, Chicago, and Cleveland hoped to become rich, but many were pulled into scams or poorly managed mines and ended up losing their money. After iron stocks crashed, mining...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Arcadia Pub. 2006

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: MI 977.4983 LIE

Stanton, Brandon

Summary: "In the summer of 2010, photographer Brandon Stanton set out on an ambitious project: to single-handedly create a photographic census of New York City. Armed with his camera, he began crisscrossing the city, covering thousands of miles on foot, all in his attempt to capture ordinary New Yorkers in the most extraordinary of moments"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 974.70022 STA

Granfield, Linda.

Summary: Tells the story of immigrants arriving in New York and settling into New York tenements.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tundra Books 2001

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 305.9 Gra

Austin, Dan.

Summary: From the Publisher: In this important book, Dan Austin and Sean Doerr have restored the real people to many of Detroit's architectural landmarks, and not a moment too soon. These "lost" buildings still stand, or rather totter, in a dilapidated state, their histories fading like the paint on their walls. The buildings might not long survive, but thanks to this book and the efforts of Austin...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: History Press 2010

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 977.434 AUS

Fisher, TJ.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Morgana Press 2006

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 712.60976 FISH

Michna-Bales, Jeanine

Summary: "They left in the middle of the night--often carrying little more than the knowledge to follow the North Star. An estimated one hundred thousand slaves between 1830 and the end of the Civil War in 1865 embarked on a journey of untold hardship in search offreedom, many with the aid of the Underground Railroad. Through Darkness to Light : Seeking Freedom on the Underground Railroad imagines how...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Princeton Architectural Press 2017

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 973.7 MIC

O'Brien, Jacqueline (Jacqueline Wittenoom)

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Oxford University Press 1996

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 941.5 OBR

Summary: Filled with inspiring photos of children at the Women's March on Washington and other protests and rallies, this book also includes inspirational quotes, simple ideas for how kids can get involved, brief definitions of concepts like "equality" and "feminism," and an introduction from a leading activist who's making a difference in the world today.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 303 LIT

Byron, M. Christine

Summary: Features the 42 historic sites and buildings officially recognized in the Michigan Register of Historic Sites, or in the National Register of Historic Places.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Leelanau Press 2019

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 977.4635 BYR
1 available in Nelson Room, Call number: R NEL 977.4635 BYR

Sneden, Robert Knox

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Free Press 2001

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 973.7 SNE

Jacobson-Hardy, Michael

Summary: This text documents, through photographs and words, the changing world of manual labour in late 20th-century New England. It gives voice to the workers themselves, the women and men who have been affected most by recent social and economic transformation.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University of Massachusetts Press 1996

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 331.2 JAC

Hauser, Michael.

Summary: "For over a century, the J.L. Hudson's Department Store on Woodward Avenue was more than just a store--it was a Detroit icon and a world-class cultural treasure. At 25 stories, it was the world's tallest department store, and was at one time home to the most exceptional offerings in shopping, dining, services, and entertainment. The store prided itself on stocking everything from grand pianos...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Arcadia 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 381.141 HAU

Reed, Todd.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Todd & Brad Reed Photography 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 977.461 REE

Brownstein, Elizabeth Smith

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 1999

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 973 BRO

North, Tom (Thomas B.)

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Arcadia Pub. 2011

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 977.492 NOR

Arnoux, Alexandra d'.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: C. Potter 2000

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 909 D'Arn

Contents: Necklines -- Fastenings -- Cuffs, edgings and seams -- Contrasting fabrics, linings and pockets -- Pleats and gathers -- Applied decoration.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: V&A 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 391.009 CRI

Sivertson, Howard

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lake Superior Port Cities 2001

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: 977.49 SIV

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Michigan Room, Call number: MI 977.49 Sivertson 2001

Urban, Linda

Summary: Well, there's overprotective--and then there's Little Red Henry's family! A hilarious tale about what happens when a coddled kid asserts his independence. Little redheaded Henry's family treats him like a baby. They dress him. They feed him. They brush his "widdle toofers." But he's not a baby anymore. He's a little boy who wants to do things for himself. So with his family watching anxiously...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE URB

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