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Brown, Cyntoia

Summary: "In her own words, Cyntoia Brown shares the riveting and redemptive story of how she changed her life for the better while in prison, finding hope through faith after a traumatic adolescence of drug addiction, rape, and sex trafficking led to a murder conviction." -- Amazon.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Atria Books 2019

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1 available in Browsing Hot Titles, Call number: HOT TITLE

Morgan, Jude

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2005

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MOR

January, Brendan

Summary: Recounts the story of John Brown's failed rebellion in Harpers Ferry in 1859, intended to start a massive slave uprising in the South and the establishment of a state in the Allegheny Mountains for freed slaves.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 2000

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 973.7 JAN

Liss, David

Summary: Lucy Derrick, a young Regency woman of good breeding and poor finances, is warned by a beautiful stricken man not to marry Mr. Olson, the local mill owner. Soon it becomes clear that there is more at stake than her own happiness--and that she is caught between two forces, one ancient and one modern.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2011

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LIS

Friedman, Henry

Summary: "When the family was liberated by the Russians after eighteen months in hiding, Henry, at age fifteen, was emaciated and too weak to walk. The Friedmans eventually made their way to a displaced persons camp in Austria where Henry quickly learned to wheel and deal, seducing women of various ages and nationalities, and mastering the intricacies of the black market. In I'm No Hero, he faces with...

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Publisher / Publication Date: University of Washington Press 1999

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.5318 FRI

Mihalti, Eric Michael

Summary: Covers U.S. and Canadian models of Ford Crown Victoria and Mercury Grand Marquis, for model years 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009 and 2010.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Haynes Pub. Group 2011

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 629.2 Ford Crown Victoria

O'Brien, Edna.

Summary: Biographer Edna O'Brien has written an intimate biography that suits her fiery and charismatic subject. She follows Byron from the dissipations of Regency London to the wilds of Albania and the Socratic pleasures of Greece and Turkey, culminating in his meteoric rise to fame at the age of 24 on the publication of Childe Harold. With her prismatic eye and novelistic style, O'Brien captures the...

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Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton & Co. 2009

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 BYRON, GEORGE GORDON OBR

Tackach, James.

Summary: Focuses on the trial of the abolitionist who was hanged for treason and murder following his attempt to capture a military arsenal and arm the slaves for revolt.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Lucent Books 1998

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.7116 Tacka

Summary: Arthur, his friends, and his family make preparations for the perfect holiday season.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: PBS Distribution 2012

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Lubet, Steven.

Summary: Describes the story of the man who was entrusted with all of the details of John Brown's plans to capture the Harper's Ferry armory in 1859 and how he was hunted down for a $1,000 bounty and tried as a spy.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Yale University Press 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 COOK, JOHN E LUB

Harding, Stephen

Summary: Harding explores the little-known episode of a U.S. cargo ship that mysteriously vanished, along with her crew, hours before the attack on Pearl Harbor, marking the start of a global conflict and sparking one of the most enduring nautical mysteries of the war.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2016

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

Summary: Since its inception, the focus of The Flow has been to provide a bond among members of the lampworking community. This has been accomplished by developing relationships with the finest artists & sharing their techniques with you through in-depth, step-by-step tutorials. In every issue you can enjoy great content with the hottest artists and cutting edge techniques using the latest industry...

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Publisher / Publication Date: A Westport, KY 2007

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3 available in Magazine, Call number: 2019-Fall
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Glaser, Jason.

Summary: "In graphic novel format, tells the story of John Brown's 1859 raid on Harpers Ferry, Virginia"--Provided by publisher.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press 2006

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1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J FIC GLA

Horwitz, Tony

Summary: In this book the author tells the tale of the daring insurrection that put America on the path to bloody war. Plotted in secret, launched in the dark, John Brown's raid on Harpers Ferry was a pivotal moment in U.S. history. But few Americans know the true story of the men and women who launched a desperate strike at the slaveholding South. Now, this work portrays Brown's uprising revealing a...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Co. 2011

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McBride, James

Summary: Fleeing his violent master at the side of abolitionist John Brown at the height of the slavery debate in mid-nineteenth-century Kansas Territory, Henry pretends to be a girl to hide his identity throughout the raid on Harpers Ferry in 1859.

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MCB

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC MCB

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MCB

Horwitz, Tony

Summary: Chronicles the 1859 raid by radical abolitionist John Brown on Harpers Ferry, revealing how his acts, deemed terrorism by the South, prompted a counterattack by Robert E. Lee and galvanized Northern supporters during Lincoln's election campaign.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2011

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 921 BROWN, JOHN HOR

Summary: Join Charlie Brown and the rest of the delightful gang as they journey to France as exchange students, in the late Charles M. Schulz's fourth full-length animated motion picture.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount 2015

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

Summary: Experience Peanuts like never before as Charles Schulz's timeless strips are brought to life in this all-new animated collection. Enjoy eighteen episodes.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Bros. Home Entertainment 2019

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

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1 available in Children's videos, Call number: DVD Pe

Summary: "For the first time in print, rich, provocative first-hand stories of life in the Bronx in the twentieth century. In Bronx Faces and Voices, sixteen men and women tell their personal, uncensored stories of the New York City borough--before, during, and after the troubled years of arson, crime, abandonment, and flight in the 1970s and 1980s. The voices in this volume are as eclectic as the Bronx...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Texas Tech University Press 2014

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 974 BRO

Pringle, Laurence P.

Summary: A biography of Cynthia Moss, world-renowned elephant researcher in Kenya's Amboseli National Park, illustrated with her own photographs.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books 1997

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: 599.67 PRI

Browne, Anthony

Summary: The author/illustrator describes how his mother's wish to spend her birthday visiting an art museum with her family changed the course of his life forever.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2003

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 708 BRO

O'Carroll, Brendan

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2000

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

Bracewell, Michael

Summary: In 1972 an English rock band released its first album to instant critical acclaim: Roxy Music. Here was a group that looked as though it came not only from another era, but also from another planet-a band in which art, fashion, and music would combine to create, in Bryan Ferry's words, "above all, a state of mind." Written with the assistance, for the first time, of all those involved,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Da Capo 2007

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 781.6609 BRA

Broks, Paul

Summary: "When celebrated neuropsychologist Paul Broks's wife died of cancer, it sparked a journey of grief and reflection that traced a lifelong attempt to understand how the brain gives rise to the soul. The result of that journey is a gorgeous, evocative meditation on fate, death, consciousness, and what it means to be human. The Darker the Night, The Brighter the Stars weaves a scientist's...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Crown 2018

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 153 BRO