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Brook, Timothy

Summary: The world-renowned scholar and author of Vermeer's Hat does for China what Mary Beard did for Rome in SPQR: Timothy Brook analyzes the last eight centuries of China's relationship with the world in this magnificent history that brings together accounts from civil servants, horse traders, spiritual leaders, explorers, pirates, emperors, migrant workers, invaders, visionaries, and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of Harper Collins Publishers 2020

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Summary: A masterful drama about the twilight of a former vaudeville star is among the writer/director's most touching films. Calvero, a once beloved musical-comedy performer, now a washed-up alcoholic who lives in a small London flat. A glimmer of hope arrives when he meets a beautiful but melancholy ballerina who lives downstairs.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: The Criterion Collection 2015

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1 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY LIM

Brown, Timothy C. (Timothy Charles)

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University of Oklahoma Press 2001

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 972.85 BRO

Summary: The adventures of a young woman living in Northern California for a year.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Lionsgate 2018

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2 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA LAD

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

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

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

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

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Lady 2018

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Summary: Among the most fascinating chapters of film history is that of the so-called "race films" that flourished in the 1920s -'40s. Unlike the "black cast" films produced within the Hollywood studio system, these films not only starred African Americans but were funded, written, produced, edited, distributed, and often exhibited by people of color. Entrepreneurial filmmakers built an industry apart...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC PIO
1 available in Sight & Sound Print Material, Call number: SSC DVD DOC PIO

Summary: When two mismatched NYPD detectives stumble into a seemingly dull case that no other detective wants to bother with, it turns out to be New York City's biggest crime. The two seize the opportunity to step up like the city's top cops, whom they idolize. But do these two guys have the right stuff?

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 2010

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Brown, T. Scott (Timothy Scott)

Summary: "A memoir, a coming of age story, an exploration of father-son relationships, a social history, and a how-to-succeed-in-business book in one page-turning tome. Tim Brown writes about a unique time and place in Michigan lore, but his is a quintessential American story. It vividly and touchingly portrays a young man trying to wrest respect from his stern father, make his way in the world and find...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Arbutus Press 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 BROWN, T. SCOTT BRO

Summary: A somnambulist commits murders at a hypnotist's bidding in this German expressionist horror classic. Also featured on this videodisc is an excerpt of "Genuine: a tale of a vampire", a 1920 release which reunited "Caligari's" creative team.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Image Entertainment 1996

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

Summary: Season 5 begins in 1931, a full six years after the end of Season 4. In stark contrast with the Roaring '20s, the country is in the throes of the Great Depression, and with the end of Prohibition in sight, Nucky is looking to legitimize himself by forging alliances with liquor producers. This season also includes flashback scenes of Nucky, Eli, the Commodore, Gillian and others from 1884-1900...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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

Brock

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2001

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9 available in Stacks, Call number: TC EQ Bro
Call number: TC EQ Brock

Summary: Storm of the century: When a murder shakes the island of Little Tall, the local constable must stop the evil that is growing as quickly as the snowstorm.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Echo Bridge Home Entertainment 2015

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

Summary: Perseus goes on a quest to battle both Medusa and the Kraken monster to save the Princess Andromeda.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2002

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1 available in Fantasy DVDs, Call number: DVD FANTASY CLA

Summary: The discovery of a bone and a rusty old gun send a husband and wife on separate adventures over the course of a weekend.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in TC Film Fest DVDs, Call number: DVD TCFF DIG

Brown, Pierce

Summary: Darrow would have lived in peace, but his enemies brough him war. The Gold overlords demanded his obedience, hanged his wife, and enslaved his people. But Darrow is determined to fight back. Risking everything to transform himself and breach Gold society. Darrow has battled to survive the cutthroat rivalries that breed Society's mightiest warriors, climbed the ranks, and waited patiently to...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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

Bjork

Contents: Human behaviour (4:12) -- Crying (4:49) -- Venus as a boy (4:41) -- There's more to life than this (3:21) -- Like someone in love (4:33) -- Big time sensuality (3:56) -- One day (5:24) -- Aeroplane (3:54) -- Come to me (4:55) -- Violently happy (4:58) -- The anchor song (3:32).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Elektra 1993

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK BJO

Williams, Timothy.

Summary: Commissario Trotti of Italy's Polizia di Stato is called to the scene of a brutal murder. Despite the badly disfigured face on the corpse, Trotti recognizes it as schoolteacher Rosanna Belloni, an old friend. His superiors warn him off the case, but Trotti is determined to hunt down the killer. First he must find Rosanna's missing sister, a known drug addict. But the deeper he digs, the more...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2015

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

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Summary: The next doctor: Christmas 1851, and Cybermen stalk Victorian London. The Doctor discovers a spate of mysterious deaths, and he's surprised to meet another Doctor. The two Doctors will need to be enough to stop the rise of the CyberKing. Planet of the dead: When a London bus takes a detour to an alien world, the Doctor must join forces with the extraordinary Lady Christina. But the mysterious...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by BBC Worldwide Americas 2010

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Summary: The story of King George VI of Britain, his impromptu ascension to the throne and the speech therapist who helped the unsure monarch become worthy of it.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Anchor Bay Entertainment 2011

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3 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA KIN

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

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

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

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie King's 2011

Berg, Brook.

Summary: Young Marion, who wants to be a librarian when she grows up, learns how to treat library books with respect.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: UpstartBooks 2003

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE BER

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC BER

Brook, Allison

Summary: Carrie Singleton is just about done with Clover Ridge, Connecticut. Then she's offered a job as the head of programs and events at the local library-- which comes complete with its own ghost. Her first major event is a program presented by retired homicide detective Al Buckley, who claims he knows who murdered Laura Foster, a much-loved part-time library aide who was bludgeoned to death fifteen...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crooked Lane 2017

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1 available in Adult, Call number: M BRO

Brook, Michael.

Contents: Hybrid -- Distant village -- Mimosa -- Pond life -- Ocean motion -- Midday -- Earth floor -- Vacant.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Editions EG 1985

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD ELECTRONIC BRO

Berg, Brook

Summary: Young Marion the hedgehog, who wants to be a librarian when she grows up, shows Willis that libraries aren't the boring, dull places he thought they were.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Upstart Books 2005

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC Berg,

Brook, Henry.

Summary: Traces the history of fighter planes from the dogfights of World War I to the missions flown by modern stealth fighters.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Usborne 2012

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Noel, Brook.

Summary: Explores unexpected death and its role in the cycle of life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sourcebooks 2008

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 155.937 NOE

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