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Barnet, Andrea

Summary: This is the story of four visionaries who profoundly shaped the world we live in today. Together, these women showed what one person speaking truth to power can do. With a keen eye for historical detail, Andrea Barnet traces the arc of each woman's career and explores how their work collectively changed the course of history. Consummate outsiders, each prevailed against powerful and mostly male...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2018

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 920 BAR

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 920 Barnet 2018

Barrett, Andrea.

Summary: In 1885 Erasmus Darwin Wells embarks on an expedition to the Arctic to search for the explorer, John Franklin. Erasmus' fears of failure seem to be realized when the voyage threatens to turn violent.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 1999

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC BAR

Barrett, Andrea.

Summary: An expedition by sea to the Arctic in 1885 to search for the explorer, John Franklin. The protagonists are two men from Philadelphia, the dynamic but foolhardy organizer and his companion, a naturalist who considers himself a loser. The loser lives, the dynamo dies. By the author of Ship Fever.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton 1998

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BAR

Barrett, Andrea.

Summary: During the summer of 1908, twelve-year-old Constantine Boyd is witness to an explosion of home-spun investigation--from experiments with cave-dwelling fish without eyes to scientifically bred crops to motorized bicycles and the flight of an early aeroplane. In 1920, a popular science writer and young widow tries, immediately after the bloodbath of the First World War, to explain the new theory...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BAR

Barrett, Andrea.

Summary: One novella and seven stories dealing with science and set in the 19th Century. In The Behavior of the Hawkweeds, the spirit of Mendel, the discoverer of the laws of heredity, haunts a geneticist of whose work Mendel disapproves, in Birds with No Feet, Darwin's theory of evolution provides a zoologist with consolation for his personal misfortunes, while in The English Pupil, Linnaeus, who...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Norton 1996

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BAR

Barrett, Andrea.

Summary: One novella and seven stories dealing with science and set in the 19th Century. In The Behavior of the Hawkweeds, the spirit of Mendel, the discoverer of the laws of heredity, haunts a geneticist of whose work Mendel disapproves, in Birds with No Feet, Darwin's theory of evolution provides a zoologist with consolation for his personal misfortunes, while in The English Pupil, Linnaeus, who...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton 1996

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BAR

Summary: In a nineteenth-century Estonian village, a peasant girl recruits the help of a witch to win the love of a boy, but the process proves to be incredibly complicated.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Oscilloscope Laboratories 2018

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

Summary: Like mother, like daughter. Neither a hard-as-nails New York playwright nor her flaky Louisiana mother will take the necessary steps to mend their long-time rift. No, this is a job for the Sisterhood, sworn life-long friends who stage an outlandish "intervention" to bring daughter and mother back together again.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2002

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1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD DIV

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Divine 2002

Andrews, Bart.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton 1976

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 791.457 AND

Summary: It offers an intimate portrayal of the bond between half Japanese twin sisters Anabel Stenzel and Isabel Stenzel Byrnes, their battle with the fatal genetic disease cystic fibrosis (CF) and miraculous survival through double lung transplants. Defying all odds, Ana and Isa have emerged as authors, athletes and global advocates for organ donation, and their connection to the CF and transplant...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: [Twin Triumph Productions?] 2011

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

Summary: 1970s, Flint, Michigan. Jackie Moon is a former pop sensation who somehow made enough money from a couple of hit records to buy Flint's semi-pro basketball team, the Tropics. The team consists of a bunch of disorganized losers with one genuine talent named Coffee Black. Despite knowing little about the game, Jackie is the Tropics' coach as well as a player. His greater love involves coming up...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: New Line Home Entertainment 2008

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Summary: An impoverished New York youngster becomes heir to his titled grandfather's British estate.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Image Entertainment, Inc. 2005

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1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV LIT

Contents: I Smile (5:11) -- Every Praise (4:50) -- I Can Only Imagine (6:04) -- I Believe (5:38) -- Nobody Greater (6:11) -- I Want To Say Thank You (4:32) -- I Need Your Glory (5:01) -- In The Middle (3:48) -- Still Able (5:20) -- I Won't Go Back (6:10) -- The Gift (5:13) -- The Best In Me (4:20) -- Let The Church Say Amen (7:51) -- Awesome (5:50) -- I Feel Good (4:16) -- 1 On 1 (5:22) -- It's Not Over...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: eOne Music 2015

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Summary: The troubled mayor of a small German town faces pressure from all sides. A village so deep in the Bavarian backwoods, its nightlife is dominated by a truck stop and a beer hall, its soccer team aspires to qualify for the ninth division next season, and its biggest employer is a faux-organic slaughterhouse. Mayor Alfons Zischl Jr. has his problems; he's neck-deep in debt, his Mercedes has been...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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Tanaka, Hosana.

Summary: "After a dramatic confrontation with the evil pirate Shiuba, Raizō parts ways with Tsunami. He meets a lovely missionary known as Anjo, or Angel. Raizō begins to fall in love with the selfless and generous Angel. Will Raizō and Angel end up on cloud nine or will Kabuki Seigan find yet another way to ruin Raizō's heavenly hopes."--P. [4] of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kodansha Comics 2011

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC TAN

Summary: Archibald Asparagus stars as Jonah, who is chosen by God to help spread his message to the world. Unfortunately, his first stop on his evangelical tour is the city of Nineveh, where the residents while away their days bingeing on cheese snacks and arguing. Circumstances force Jonah to set sail across the ocean, where he's assisted by Khalil, and pirates who are led by the well-meaning but...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Big Idea Productions 2002

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1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV VEG

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Ve

Andō, Natsumi.

Summary: "Tsubasa's hunt for The King thickens when Arisa's class goes to a planetarium to watch an eclipse and The King makes a decree that turns the chosen against each other. Later, suspicion mounts on Midori, who asks Tsubasa on a date! Can Tsubasa save the day from The King, and protect the stars in her sister's sky from ill fates?"--P. [4] of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kodansha Comics 2011

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 741.5 AND

Andō, Natsumi.

Summary: Tsubasa thinks that her pretty and popular sister, Arisa, has the perfect life. Everyone at school loves Arisa, unlike the hot-tempered Tsubasa, whose nickname is "the Demon Princess." But when Arisa attempts suicide, Tsubasa learns that her seemingly perfect sister has been keeping some dark secrets. Now Tsubasa is going undercover at school--disguised as Arisa--in search of the truth.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kodansha Comics 2010

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Summary: After super villain Shredder escapes custody, he joins forces with mad scientist Baxter Stockman and two dimwitted henchmen, Bebop and Rocksteady, to unleash a diabolical plan to take over the world. As the Turtles prepare to take on Shredder and his new crew, they find themselves facing an even greater evil with similar intentions: the notorious Krang.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD FAMILY TEE

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

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1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD TEE

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD TEE RATED PG-13

Summary: John Connor is a 20-something living on the streets as a common laborer. His mother has since died, and their earlier efforts did not stop the creation of SkyNet artificial intelligence network. As he will still become the leader of the human resistance, Connor is once again targeted by a Terminator sent from the future by SkyNet. This new Terminator, T-X, is a female and is more powerful than...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2003

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1 available in Science Fiction DVDs, Call number: DVD SCI-FI TER

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Te

Summary: The laughs are back in the second season with DJ, Stephanie and Kimmy Gibbler.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Bros. Home Entertainment 2017

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Summary: "DJ's love triangle may finally be resolved, but not without a few hitches. Kimmy makes a life-changing decision and goes the extra mile for Stephanie. Kimmy's ex-hubby Fernando makes a sweet real-estate purchase, becoming the household's newest ex-roommate. Ramona and "Chillaxin" Jackson start high school, 9-year-old Mighty Max lives life with characteristic flair, and baby Tommy auditions for...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Bros. Home Entertainment 2019

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Summary: The city needs heroes. Darkness has settled over New York City as Shredder and his evil Foot Clan have an iron grip on everything from the police to the politicians. The future is grim until four unlikely outcast brothers rise from the sewers and discover their destiny as Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. The Turtles must work with fearless reporter April O'Neil and her wise-cracking cameraman Vern...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD TEE RATED PG-13

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2 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Te

Summary: "In director Wes Anderson's The Darjeeling Limited, three American brothers who have not spoken to each other in a year set off on a train voyage across India with a plan to find themselves and bond with each other - to become brothers again like they used to be. Their 'spiritual quest', however, veers rapidly off-course (due to events involving over-the-counter pain killers, Indian cough...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2007

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