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Summary: Atlantic City, February 1924: Picking up 8 months after the events of Season 3, Nucky Thompson is laying low at the end of the Boardwalk after barely surviving an overthrow by gangster Gyp Rosetti. But the calm will be short-lived, as Nucky faces new challenges, including a clash with a violent Harlem power broker, a battle with his brother Eli over Eli's college-age son, and the irresistible...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV BOA

Summary: Beginning six years after season four, the country is in the throes of the Great Depression--a stark contrast with the Roaring Twenties. With the end of Prohibition in sight, Nucky is looking to legitimize himself by forging alliances with liquor producers, including Bacardi in Cuba.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: HBO Home Video 2015

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD BOA RATED R

Lawhead, Steve.

Summary: "Kit, Mina, Gianni, Cass, Haven, and Giles have gathered in Mina's 16th-century coffee house and are united in their determination to find a path back to the Spirit Well. Yet, with their shadow lamps destroyed and key pieces of the map still missing, the journey will be far more difficult than they imagine. And when one of their own disappears with Sir Henry's cryptic Green Book, they no longer...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Nelson 2013

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: SCI.FIC LAW

Salisbury, Graham.

Summary: Zenji Watanabe, seventeen, is sent from Hawaii to the Philippines to spy on the Japanese during World War II and, after he is captured and tortured, must find a way to survive months of being lost in the jungle behind enemy lines.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wendy Lamb Books, an imprint of Random House Children's Books 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Sullivan, Michael J.

Summary: After years of warfare, humanity has gained the upper hand and has pushed the Fhrey to the edge of their homeland, but no farther. Now comes the pivotal moment. Persephone's plan to use the stalemate to seek peace is destroyed by an unexpected betrayal that threatens to hand victory to the Fhrey and leaves a dear friend in peril. Humanity's only hope lies in the legend of a witch, a forgotten...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Mead, Richelle.

Summary: Just days before graduating from St. Vladimir's Academy, guardian-in-training Rose travels to Siberia to drive a stake into the heart of the boy she loves, the monstrous vampire Dimitri.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: RazorbillPenguin Group 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Smith, L. J. (Lisa J.)

Summary: Collects the final two volumes of "The Vampire Diaries," in which Elena sacrifices an immortal love to end the constant strife between two vampire brothers who love her, and then raises them from the dead to save her town from an unknown evil.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperTeen 2007

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Summary: Learn how one man reluctantly took on the most powerful institution of his day and won. Martin Luther is credited with expounding a new vision of man's relationship with God and, by extension, a redefinition of man's relationship with authority. Filmed across Europe -- from the rustic rural Germany to the opulence of the Vatican City -- you'll witness the collapse of the medieval world and the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: PBS Home Video 2005

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV MAR

Summary: "Relive the trials and tribulations of college as Buffy, Willow and Oz experience their freshman year at UC Sunnydale. Between juggling term papers, frat parties and a demonic roommate, Buffy must also battle a gang of vampire thieves."--Www.foxtvdvd.com.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 20th Century Fox 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV BUF

Rice, Anne

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2002

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC RIC

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC RIC

Rice, Anne

Summary: The vampire Lestat longs to be human again. To once more experience the pleasure of making love, the thrill of staring into the face of death and the warmth of sunlight on his face. When a stranger offers him a chance to use a handsome human body for a few days, Lestat is ecstatic. The only hitch -- the stranger will also have the use of Lestat's form, including his strength and intense thirst...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 1992

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC RIC

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC RIC

Summary: After musical mogul Lucious Lyon is diagnosed with a potentially fatal disease, he must choose which of his three sons with succeed him at the legendary Empire entertainment company. The game changes when ex-wife Cookie returns from prison. This groundbreaking series features a pulsating soundtrack from legendary music hit maker Timbaland.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV EMP

Summary: Smallpox has officially been eradicated worldwide—but the destruction of lab cultures in government-sponsored biowar facilities was never monitored. A blend of dramatization and documentary, this program considers the weaponization and deployment of smallpox—or, by extension, any lethal virus—from preexisting stockpiles and by laboratory manufacture from mail order genetic material and online...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2009

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Summary: February 21, 2003, was just a normal day at Hotel Metropole in Hong Kong—until a guest, infected with SARS, became patient zero for an epidemic that rapidly infected people in dozens of countries around the world. This program—part dramatization, part documentary—illustrates how the SARS virus spread and was gradually contained. In addition, virology experts shed light on topics ranging from...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2009

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Summary: Three months have passed since Lucious Lyon's shocking arrest. Now, released from prison, he and Cookie enter a hostile competition to dominate the music industry. Despite an ongoing feud between their sons Jamal and Hakeem, a stunning betrayal may unite the family against an outside takeover of Empire Records. Meanwhile, Cookie learns a frightening truth about her new lover, and tragedy tests...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV EMP

Zinn, Howard

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Metropolitan Books 2008

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

Chomsky, Noam.

Summary: Presents interviews conducted by radio journalist David Barsamian and featuring Noam Chomsky, who discusses U.S. policies in the increasingly unstable post-9/11 world. Chomsky offers his frank, provocative, and informed views on the invasion and occupation of Iraq, the doctrine of preemptive strikes against rogue nations, and the growing threat to international peace posed by the U.S. drive for...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Audio Renaissance 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 327.73 CHO

Summary: Documents the rise and growth of Islam throughout the world, from the birth of Prophet Muhammad in the 6th century through the peak of the Ottoman Empire 1000 years later. Discusses the impact of Islamic civilization on world history and culture.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: PBS DVD 2001

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 297.09 DVD Islam 2000

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD 297.09 ISL

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV ISL

Summary: This program examines the conduct of the war, from Theodore Roosevelt's Rough Riders, to the defeatist attitude of Spanish commander Admiral Cerveras, to Cuban General Gomez and his decision to side with the Americans. Actual footage taken at the battles of Las Guasimas, El Caney, and San Juan Hill supports excellent historical commentary, including photos, sketches, and firsthand accounts of...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 1998

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Summary: A tale of one family's ambition and of Europe's struggle to emerge from the ravages of the Dark Ages. The Medici used charm, skill, and ruthlessness to garner unparalleled wealth and power, ruling Europe for more than 300 years.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: PBS 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV MED

Summary: The U.S.S. Maine Blown Up in Havana Harbor-268 Men Lost shouted the headlines of the day. Using archival footage, newspaper excerpts, and historical documents, this program traces the roots of the Spanish-American War to Spain's quest to preserve its flagging empire, American imperialism, and the genuine desire on the part of Cubans to shake off the yoke of Spanish domination. It closely...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 1998

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Lawrence, Mark

Summary: Desiring to be emperor of the Broken Empire, young King Jorg Ancrath of the seven nations must face an adversary standing in his way, a necromancer unlike any he has ever challenged -- a figure hated and feared even more than himself: the Dead King.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2013

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: CD Fiction Lawrence 2013

Locke, Kate

Summary: "Xandra Vardan is the newly crowned Goblin Queen of England. But her complicated life is by no means over. There are the political factions vying for her favor, and the all-too-close scrutiny of Queen Victoria, who for some reason wants her head. Not to mention her werewolf boyfriend with demands of his own, and a mother hell-bent on destroying the monarchy. Now she's the suspect in a murder...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Orbit 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LOC

Stross, Charles

Summary: "The year is 2020. It's seventeen years since the Revolution overthrew the last king of the New British Empire, and the newly reconstituted North American Commonwealth is developing rapidly, on course to defeat the French and bring democracy to a troubled world. But Miriam Burgeson, commissioner in charge of the shadowy Ministry of Intertemporal Research and Intelligence--the paratime espionage...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tor 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC STR