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Wheeler, Patti.

Summary: Gannon and Wyatt join an expedition into the Great Bear Rainforest in search of the mythical spirit bear, but when members of the expedition go missing, the brothers bravely set out on a search-and-rescue mission. As they find themselves lost in a dangerous forest, they are guided by the wisdom of the First Nation people and uncover a sinister plot. The brothers must risk everything to save...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Greenleaf Book Group Press 2013

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC WHE

Kimantas, John.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Whitecap 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 797.122 KIM

Read, Nicholas

Summary: Presents information about the harbor seals and other marine mammals that seek refuge in a seal garden in the Great Bear Sea.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Orca Book Publishers 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 591.9 REA

Godfrey, Rebecca.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2005

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 364.1523 GOD

Summary: Seamus Heaney, one of the finest poets writing in the English language, and the late Richard Ellmann, biographer of Joyce and Wilde, and critic of Yeats, in literary dialogue about these three brilliant Dublin writers. The literary dialogue between Heaney and Ellmann uses documentary material pertaining to Joyce, Yeats, and Wilde, and was filmed at such literary landmarks as the Hill of Howth,...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2005

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Summary: Story of a doctor touring Morocco with his wife and child who accidentally becomes involved in an anarchist plot to assassinate a foreign diplomat in London.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Thriller DVDs, Call number: DVD THRILLER MAN

Hoagland, Edward.

Summary: Encounters with the trappers, traders, prospectors, and explorers who opened the last frontier, British Columbia.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sierra Club Books 1995

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.1104 HOA

Stuart, V. A.

Summary: 1857: war is raging in China and from India comes the alarming news of a sepoy mutiny which threatens thousands of British lives in the Bengal Presidency. This is especially alarming news to Commander Phillip Horatio Hazard, for two of his sisters are in India. Anxious for their safety, as well as that of his fellow countrymen, Hazard boards the HMS Shannon, bound for Calcutta. Closely based on...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: McBooks Press 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC STU

Ponting, Herbert George.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Praeger Publishers 1975

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 919.89 PON

VanderRee, Kayleen

Summary: Two kittens were abandoned in a park. The women who found them were about to head off on a mountain trek. And the animal shelter was closed. The cats seemed game so their intrepid rescuers brought Bolt and Keel (so named) along for the adventure. It was the first of many. Kayleen VanderRee, an avid photographer, chronicled their trips on Instagram,and soon the cats’ adventures went viral. Stars...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The Countryman Press, a division of W.W. Norton & Company 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 636.8 VAN

Heller, Carolyn B.

Summary: Set on the edge of the Pacific and bursting with culture and life, Vancouver is a delight to explore. Immerse yourself in the best of the city with Moon Vancouver.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Moon Travel 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.1104 MOO

Summary: Set in the early 1900's. "[The film] tells the story of the coming of age of Lucy Honeychurch (Helena Bonham-Carter). Longing to burst free from the repression of British upper class manners and mores, she must wrestle with her inner romantic longings to choose between the passionate George (Julian Sands) and the priggish but socially suitable Cecil (Daniel Day-Lewis)"--Container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: BBC Video 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Romance DVDs, Call number: DVD ROMANCE ROO

Abler, Amanda

Summary: "A heart-warming and true story about an orphaned orca named Springer who was found swimming alone in the Puget Sound in 2002. The book takes us on Springer's journey from being near starvation to rescued to then the challenges of her release, eventual adoption, and the start of her own family."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little bigfoot, an imprint of Sasquatch Books 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 599.53 ABL

Lee, John

Summary: Soul-stirring mountains, mist-shrouded coastal forests and epic tooth-and-claw wildlife, this is Canada's outdoor wonderland. Watch wildlife in Jasper National Park, stroll the seawall at Vancouver's Stanley Park, and set sail on a ferry service through the Inside Passage; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of British Columbia & the Canadian Rockies and begin your journey...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lonely Planet 2017

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Summary: The years between the World Wars generated self-doubt and ideological crisis as Britain contemplated the devastation of World War I and the decline of empire that would transform the British novel. "The cataclysm has happened, we are among the ruins," wrote D. H. Lawrence in Lady Chatterley's Lover. This program examines the evolution of the British novel during the period 1919-39, spotlighting...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2011

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Cherish the Ladies (Musical group)

Contents: The jolly seven ; The rascal on the haystack ; Bonkers in Yonkers : reels -- Sweet Thames flow softly : song -- Carolan's favorite jig ; The rakes of Cashel ; Highland march in Oscar & Malvina : jigs -- Bogie's bonnie belle : song -- Woman of the house medley. The fairy queen ; The gooseberry bush ; Paddy Kelly's ; Woman of the house -- The hills of New Zealand -- Betsy Belle and Mary Gray :...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Rounder 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/EUROPEAN CHE

Summary: For biographer Michael Holroyd, playwright George Bernard Shaw is practically an alter ego. Using archival footage and Holroyd's painstaking detective work, this intriguing program questions the extent to which Shaw's life and art fed upon each other, addressing issues including the effects of the triangle between his father, his mother, and Vandeleur Lee on his plays, as seen in Misalliance...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2005

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Buckley, James.

Summary: "As a boy he preferred reading sea stories to doing homework and, at age 16, became an apprentice seaman. Subsequently, Ernest Shackleton's incredible journeys to the South Pole in the early 1900s made him one of the most famous explorers of modern times. His courage in the face of dangerous conditions and unforeseeable tragedies reveal the great leader that he was. His historic 1914 journey...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Canby, Henry Seidel

Summary: In 1683, at about the age of 15, Thomas Camby left Thorne in the West Riding of Yorkshire, England for America eventually settling in Abington, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. He married Sarah Jarvis and had nine children. When Sarah died he married Mary Oliver and had eight more children. Upon Mary's death, Thomas married Jane Preston. Descendants lived in Pennsylvania and elsewhere.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverside Press 1945

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: REF GEN 929.2 CANBY Canby

De Courcy, Anne.

Summary: "From the author of the critically acclaimed biographies Diana Mosley and The Viceroy's Daughters comes a fascinating, hugely entertaining account of the Victorian women who traveled halfway around the world on the hunt for a husband.By the late nineteenth century, Britain's colonial reign seemed to know no limit--and India was the sparkling jewel in the Imperial crown. Many of Her Majesty's...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 305.4 DeCourcy

De la Tour, Shatoiya

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Storey Books 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 635.7 DEL

Dollarhide, William.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Heritage Quest Genealogical Service 1997

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1 available in Reference, Call number: R 973.0421 DOL

Wilson, Jon E.

Summary: "Through the stories of administrators, soldiers and subjects, describes how the East India Company went from a trading company to a quasi-imperial government with over a quarter of a million troops, whose high tax on tea helped spark the American Revolution,"--NoveList.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Public Affairs 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 954 WIL

Summary: With the end of the Second World War, the cultural period W. H. Auden named the Age of Anxiety had begun-a time characterized by an intensifying fear of nuclear Armageddon as the Iron Curtain fell across Europe and the Cold War spread across the globe. This program examines the evolution of the British novel during the period 1945-69, spotlighting J. R. R. Tolkien, William Golding, Iris...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2011

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