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Fisher, Edwin L. (Edwin Lewis)

Summary: William Fisher (ca. 1795-1823) arrived in America during the War of 1812 and did not return to England. He and Betsy Burnett were married in Salem, Massachusetts and their first son, John Edward Fisher was born in 1818. Their son, David, emigrated to Canada. Other descendants lived in Wisconsin, Iowa, Missouri and elsewhere.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: [E.L. Fisher] 1980

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R GEN 929.2 FISHER Fisher

Ackerman-Leist, Philip

Summary: Mals, Italy, has long been known as the breadbasket of the Tyrol. But recently the tiny town became known for something else entirely. A Precautionary Tale tells us why, introducing readers to an unlikely group of activists and a forward-thinking mayor who came together to ban pesticides in Mals by a referendum vote--making it the first place on Earth to accomplish such a feat, and a model for...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chelsea Green Publishing 2017

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

Lee, Laura

Summary: A history of ballet provides plot synopses of famous ballets and introduces the language, steps, and costumes of the dance.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers 2007

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1 available in Multi-Media Kits, Call number: KIT J WHITE CHI

Thoreau, Henry David

Summary: In 1845, Henry David Thoreau, while living beside Walden Pond, returned to nature to observe and reflect while surviving on eight dollars a year. From this experience emerged one of the classics of American literature.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Naxos AudioBooks 2001

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 818.3 THO

MacQuarrie, Kim.

Summary: "Kim MacQuarrie tells great stories of South America's history, from Butch Cassidy to Che Guevara to cocaine king Pablo Escobar to the last survivor of an Indian tribe, all of these stories set in the Andes Mountains"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 980 MAC

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 980 MAC

Thoreau, Henry David

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Summary: An unabridged republication of nineteenth-century essayist Henry David Thoreau's reflections on the natural world, written during a two year period when he lived alone in a cabin on the shores of Walden Pond.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Shambhala 2004

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Thoreau, Henry David

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: [Empire Books] 2011

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Thoreau, Henry David

Contents: The texts of Walden, Civil disobedience, and other writings: Walden -- Civil disobedience -- Slavery in Massachusetts -- Walking -- Wild apples -- Journal: The Journal and Walden -- Selections from the Journal, 1845-54 -- Reviews and posthumous assessments -- Modern criticism.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton 2008

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 818.303 THO

Dahl, Michael

Summary: Loki has been punished for the death of Baldur, but Ragnarok has begun--the final battle between the Giants and the gods of Asgard in which the gods, and the old world will be destroyed.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books, a Capstone imprint 2017

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Thomas, Angie

Summary: Starr a 16 ans, elle est noire et vit dans un quartier difficile, rythmé par les guerres de gangs, la drogue et les descentes de police. Tous les jours, elle rejoint son lycée blanc situé dans une banlieue chic; tous les jours, elle fait le grand écart entre ses deux vies, ses deux mondes. Mais tout vole en éclats le soir où son ami d'enfance Khalil est tué. Sous ses yeux, de trois balles dans...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Nathan 2018

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1 available in Young Adult Foreign Language, Call number: YA WORLD FRENCH THO

Simonson, Louise

Summary: In this graphic retelling of the Norse myth, Odin and his wife Frigg try to protect their beloved son Baldur, whose death will herald Ragnarok, the Twilight of the Gods, but it is impossible to outwit prophecy, and the bitter Loki finds the one thing in the world that can kill Baldur.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 398 SIM

Ondaatje, Michael

Summary: Buddy Bolden, a New Orleans barber, cornet player, and full-time editor of a gossip sheet, disappears for two years, and when he returns, he goes berserk and spends his final years in the East Louisiana state hospital.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage International 1996

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC OND

Bahia Black (Musical group)

Contents: Retrato calado -- CapitSao do asfalto -- The seven powers -- Uma viagem del baldes de Larry Wright -- Olodum -- Guia pro congal -- Gwagwa o de -- Follow me -- Nina in the womb of the forest.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Axiom 1992

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/AFRICAN BAH

Thoreau, Henry David

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Createspace 0000

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 818.3 THO

Kuskowski, Alex.

Summary: Presents basic facts about calves.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: ABDO Publishing Company 2014

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1 available in J Non Fic Series, Call number: JE 599.5 KUS

Thoreau, Henry David

Summary: In the early spring of 1845, Henry David Thoreau built and lived in a cabin near the shore of Walden Pond in rural Massachusetts. For the next two years, he enacted his own Transcendentalist experiment, living a simple life based on self-reliance, individualism, and harmony with nature. The journal he kept at that time evolved into his masterwork, Walden, an eloquent expression of a uniquely...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Blackstone Audio 2009

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