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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

Wang, Sam

Summary: In thirty-six each half hour lectures, Professor Sam Wang explores the science and mystery of the human nervous system, from essential neurochemical and neurobiological processes to the psychological and social constructs they are thought to produce.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Co. 2010

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 612.8 NEU
Call number: DVD 612.8 NEU

Braun, Lilian Jackson.

Summary: With his companion Polly in Paris, Qwill keeps himself occupied by writing an absurdist play called "The cat who got elected dog catcher." Meanwhile, things are spicing up in Pickax. Huge inheritances from old families are suddenly and mysteriously pouring into town, but nobody is quite sure why. Except Koko, that is--and he's not telling. Then things get really interesting when one resident...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2007

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FICTION Braun

Thomas, Rachael L.

Summary: "Meet Wernher von Braun, who developed the booster rocket that won the Space Race for the United States! Follow von Braun's story from his early work developing the V-2 ballistic missile to his development of the Saturn V booster rocket that took Apollo 11 to the moon. Infographics, historic photos, and a glossary enhance readers' understanding of this topic. Additional features include a table...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Checkerboard Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 VON

Summary: Examines the realities of brain injuries sustained on the field by football players and the National Football League's attempts to cover the issue up.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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

Braun, Lilian Jackson.

Summary: While Moose County is in an uproar over a string of lucrative inheritances, Polly departs for Paris, Koko the irrepressible Siamese meets a piano tuner, Qwill writes a play, and a mysterious bee sting-related death occurs.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G. P. Putnam's Sons 2007

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BRA

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION Braun

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1 available in Adult, Call number: MYS BRA

Braun, Lilian Jackson.

Summary: Quill is determined to dispel rumors circulating in Moose County, "four hundred miles north of everywhere," that extraterrestrial beings may be responsible for the disappearance of a stray backpacker. Koko, on the other hand, is spending hours on the porch in the dark, watching the sky for stars--or something! Throw in some highly innovative plans for this year's 4th of July parade, a dogcart...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 1999

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1 available in Adult, Call number: MYS BRA

Braun, Lilian Jackson.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2003

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC BRA

Hart, John

Summary: Most people place more attention on taking care of their skin, their body weight, their job, home and pet, and ignore the most crucial organ in their body. By working on a positive brain health balance, it is possible to increase your IQ as you age and maintain your memory, vitality and libido throughout your lifetime.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: New Holland Publishers Pty Ltd 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 610 HAR

Swanson, Jennifer

Summary: "QUICK: Name the most powerful and complex supercomputer ever built. Give up? Here's a hint: It's housed in your head and it's the one thing that makes you YOU. Your brain is mission control for the rest of your body and steers you through life. Not bad for something the size of a softball that looks like a wrinkled grey sponge! In this fascinating, interactive book -- a companion to the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic Kids 2015

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 611.81 SWA

Braun, Adam.

Summary: The riveting story of how a young man turned $25 into more than 200 schools around the world and the guiding steps anyone can take to lead a successful and significant life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 370.9172 BRA

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 BRAUN, ADAM BRA

Braun, Lilian Jackson.

Summary: "Newspaperman Jim Qwilleran and his two cats, Koko and Yum Yum, investigate a suspicious fire which killed a woman in her nineties. The 20th volume in the series, the novel introduces a new character, a swearing parrot."--WorldCat.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Putnam 1998

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1 available in Adult, Call number: MYS BRA

Braun, Lilian Jackson.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2005

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FICTION Braun

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP M BRA

Braun, Lilian Jackson.

Summary: Prize-winning reporter Jim Qwilleran and his extraordinary Siamese cats Koko and Yum Yum always land on their feet. This special volume includes the first three books in the series. The Cat Who Could Read Backwards: Modern art is a mystery to many-but for Jim Qwilleran and Koko it turns into a mystery of another sort. The Cat Who Ate Danish Modern: Reporter Qwill isn't thrilled about covering...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley Books 2006

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BRA

Robotham, Mandy

2 holds on 2 copies

Summary: "Germany, 1944. A prisoner in the labor camps, Anke Hoff is doing what she can to keep her pregnant campmates and their newborns alive. But when Anke's work is noticed, she is chosen for a task far more dangerous than she could ever have imagined. Eva Braun is pregnant with the Führer's child, and Anke is assigned as her midwife. Before long, Anke is faced with an impossible choice. Does she...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Avon 2019

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Brathen, Rachel

Summary: Part self-help and part memoir, Yoga Girl is an inspirational, full-color look at the adventure that took writer and yoga teacher Rachel Brathen from her hometown in Sweden to the jungles of Costa Rica and finally to a paradise island in the Caribbean that she now calls home. In Yoga Girl, she gives readers an in-depth look at her journey from her self-destructive teenage years to the bohemian...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Touchstone 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 613 BRA

Olsen, Gregg.

Summary: " In If I Can't Have You, bestselling author Gregg Olsen and co-author Rebecca Morris investigate one of the 21st Century's most puzzling disappearances and how it resulted in the murder of two children by their father. Every once in a great while a genuine murder mystery unfolds before the eyes of the American public. The tragic story of Susan Powell and her murdered boys, Charlie and Braden,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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Biddle, Wayne.

Summary: A stunning investigation of the roots of the first moon landing forty years ago, this illuminating story of the dawn of the space age reaches back to the reactionary modernism of the Third Reich, using the life of "rocket scientist" Wernher von Braun as its narrative path through the crumbling of Weimar Germany and the rise of the Nazi regime. Von Braun, a blinkered opportunist who could apply...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton 2009

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 629 BID

Braun, Lilian Jackson.

Summary: Koko's strange new hobby of dropping himself from balconies has landed him in the oddest of places--a young visitor's head whose wealthy relatives soon fall deathly ill, making Qwill have his work cut out for him.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2006

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BRA

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION Braun

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1 available in Adult, Call number: MYS BRA

Braun, Lilian Jackson.

Summary: The residents of Pickax are thrilled to see the moldering Pickax Hotel restored and reopened under new ownership, but when one of the first guests turns up dead, the victim of foul play, Qwilleran and his snooping Siamese cats are soon prowling around for clues.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 1999

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BRA

Braun, Lilian Jackson.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday Direct 1998

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP M BRA

Ward, Bob

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Naval Institute Press 2005

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 VON BRAUN, WERNHER WAR

Gilder, Joshua.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 2004

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 520 GIL

Braun, Lilian Jackson.

Summary: James Qwilleran and his famous felines, Koko and Yum Yum, are back for another mystery-solving stint in the beloved bestselling Cat Who...series.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2006

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FICTION Braun