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Augustine

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2004

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 270.2 AUG

Augustine

Summary: According to Garry Wills, most readers of Augustine interpret his meditation on sin in the Confessiones as an indication of his obsession with sex. But as Wills suggests in his discussion of book two of Augustine's influential work, sexual transgression is not Augustine's main focus as he reflects on the nature of human sinfulness. Instead, Augustine seeks to understand man's power to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 270 WIL

Augustine

Summary: The son of a pagan father and a Christian mother, Saint Augustine spent his early years torn between conflicting faiths and world views. His Confessions, written when he was in his forties, recount how, slowly and painfully, he came to turn away from his youthful ideas and licentious lifestyle, to become instead a staunch advocate of Christianity and one of its most influential thinkers.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Franklin Library 1982

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 242 AUG

Augustine

Summary: One of the great works of Western literature, from perhaps the most important thinker of Christian antiquity, in a revolutionary new translation by one of today's leading classicists Sarah Ruden's fresh, dynamic translation of Confessions brings us closer to Augustine's intent than any previous version. It puts a glaring spotlight on the life of one individual to show how all lives have meaning...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The Modern Library 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 AUGUSTINE, SAINT AUG

Augustine

Summary: In this book, which corresponds to Book Ten of the Confessiones, Augustine pursues his meditation on the self and his intimate testimony to God by moving from his life before baptism to his entrance into a holy life and embrace of the Trinity, the celebration of which will occupy him for the remaining chapters. Augustine contemplates this transition within his own memory, for to him, the "vast...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2002

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 270.2 AUG

Augustine

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Image Books/Doubleday 2002

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 252 AUG

Augustine

Summary: "St. Augustine, bishop of Hippo, is one of the central figures in the history of Christianity, and City of God is one of his greatest theological works. Written as an eloquent defense of the faith at a time when the Roman Empire was on the brink of collapse, it examines the ancient pagan religions of Rome, the arguments of the Greek philosophers and the revelations of the Bible. Pointing the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Books 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 239.3 AUG

AUGUSTINE, SAINT.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 1950

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 242 AUG

Thompson, Augustine.

Summary: A new examination of the saint's life reveals his devotion to poverty might not have been his principal spiritual concern, while also exploring his upbringing, family relations, and journey to sainthood.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cornell University Press 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 FRANCIS, OF ASSISI, SAINT THO

Arne, Thomas Augustine

Contents: Trio sonata in D, op. 3, no. 5 -- Trio sonata in B minor, op. 3, no. 6 -- Concerto in C, no. 1 -- Trio sonata in G, op. 3, no. 2 -- Sonata in F, no. 1 -- Trio sonata in E minor, op. 3, no. 7.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Amon Ra 1989

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

De Augustine, Angelo.

Contents: Truly gone -- Haze -- More than you thought to use -- Crazy, stoned, and gone -- Fade -- On my way home -- I'll wait for the others -- Dreaming of the moon -- I hope that all of your dream come true.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK DEA

Giunta, Salvatore A. (Salvatore Augustine)

Summary: A Medal of Honor recipient shares the story of his military career, recounting his deployment to Afghanistan's volatile Korengal Valley and his life-risking efforts to provide medical aid to wounded fellow soldiers during an October 2007 Taliban ambush.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Threshold Books 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 958.104 GIUNTA, SALVATORE GIU

St. Augustine Church (Richmond, Mich.)

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Augustine Church 1980

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R GEN 929.377439 Richmond

Merrell, Woodson C.

Summary: "The human body has an extraordinary ability to detoxify itself. We rely on this system when we wait for a hangover to lift or recover from a bout of food poisoning. However, cutting-edge science is revealing how toxic exposures can actually affect our genes and lead to conditions such as obesity, diabetes, cognitive dysfunction, pain, arthritis, mood disorders, energy, allergies, asthma,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 613.2 MER

Cook, William R. (William Robert)

Summary: An analysis of the classic work Confessions by St. Augustine of Hippo (354-430). Includes Roman history and Christian controversries at the time and background for understanding the book. Also discusses its ongoing usefulness and how it may serve as a guide despite the obvious diffrence between Augustine's world and ours.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Co. 2004

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3 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 270.2 COO
Call number: CD 270.2 COO PART 1
Call number: CD 270.2 COO PART 2

Twain, Mark

Summary: The adventures of a boy growing up in half-settled Missouri in the 1840's, who with a runaway slave floated down the Mississippi on a raft.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Easton Press 1994

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION TWA

Twain, Mark

Summary: This exuberantly eclectic collection of Twain's writings includes parody, criticism, and commentary, all published after his death in 1910.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Perennial Classics 2004

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 818 TWA

Cook, William R. (William Robert)

Summary: An analysis of the classic work, Confessions, by St. Augustine of Hippo (354-430). Includes Roman history and Christian controversies at the time and background for understanding the book. Also discusses its ongoing usefulness and how it may serve as a guide despite the obvious difference between Augustine's world and ours.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Co. 2004

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 270.2 ST.
Call number: DVD 270.2 ST. PART 2

Mitchell, Maia

Summary: Follows the misadventures of Jessie and Angela, best friends and high school dropouts, who plan to spend a week at the beach as things begin to go awry.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Lions Gate 2018

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

Augustin, Byron.

Summary: Introduces the geography, history, agriculture, industry, and people of the South American country known as "the place with the great river."

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 2005

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 989.2 AUG

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J900 ENC

Augustyn, Brian.

Summary: What would the Gotham City of one hundred years ago have been like? In an age of mystery and superstition, how would the people of Gotham react to a weird creature of the night, a bat-garbed vigilante feared by the guilty and the innocent alike? Some would live in terror. Others would rest easier. Only one man would take no notice at all, a man with other matters to attend to. His name? No one...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DC Comics 2006

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 741.5 BAT

Rodin, Auguste.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Phaidon 1966

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 730.924 ROD

Renoir, Auguste

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Avenel Books 1978

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: 759.4 MAR

Gustine, Amy

Summary: ""Amy Gustine's You Should Pity Us Instead is a devastating, funny, and astonishingly frank collection of stories. Gustine can be brutally honest about the murky calculations, secret dreams and suppressed malice to which most of us never admit, not even to ourselves."--Karen Russell"You Should Pity Us Instead is an unbroken spell from first story to last, despite the enormous range of subjects...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sarabande Books 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GUS