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Brown, Daniel

Summary: Describes the American rowing team's triumphant and unlikely win during the 1936 Olympics.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2015

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 920 BRO

Brown, Daniel

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Summary: Daniel James Brown's robust book tells the story of the University of Washington's 1936 eight-oar crew and their epic quest for an Olympic gold medal, a team that transformed the sport and grabbed the attention of millions of Americans.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2013

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 797.12 BRO

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3 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 797.123 BRO

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 797.123 BRO

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 797.123 BRO

Brown, Daniel

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: This is an epic true-life journey to the heart of Hitler's Berlin. Cast aside by his family at an early age, abandoned and left to fend for himself in the woods of Washington State, young Joe Rantz turns to rowing as a way of escaping his past. What follows is an extraordinary journey, as Joe and eight other working-class boys exchange the sweat and dust of life in 1930s America for the promise...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Large Print Press, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning 2014

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Brown, Daniel

Summary: "Out of the depths of the Depression comes an irresistible story about beating the odds and finding hope in the most desperate of times - the improbable, intimate account of how nine working-class boys from the American West showed the world at the 1936 Olympics in Berlin what true grit really meant. ... Brown has created an unforgettable portrait of an era, a celebration of a remarkable...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Book Club Kit, Call number: Book Club Kit 797.123 Brown

Brown, Daniel

Summary: This is the remarkable story of the University of Washington's 1936 eight-oar crew and their epic quest for an Olympic gold medal. The sons of loggers, shipyard workers, and farmers, the boys defeated elite rivals first from Eastern and British universities and finally the German crew rowing for Adolf Hitler in the Olympic games in Berlin, 1936.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Listening Library 2015

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1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD 797.123 BRO

Brown, Daniel

Summary: This is the remarkable story of the University of Washington's 1936 eight-oar crew and their epic quest for an Olympic gold medal. The sons of loggers, shipyard workers, and farmers, the boys defeated elite rivals first from eastern and British universities and finally the German crew rowing for Adof Hitler in the Olympic games in Berlin, 1936.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2013

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 797.12 BRO

Summary: "As a musician, Townes Van Zandt was legendary, perhaps one of the greatest who ever lived, inspiring artists from Bob Dylan to Norah Jones to Steve Earle. As a man, a husband, and a father his life was as tragic and as beautiful as the songs he wrote. Townes was an enigma to his family, pinned between a deep longing for home and nomadic lifestyle that was necessary for his livelihood. " --...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Palm Pictures 2005

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1 available in Music DVDs, Call number: DVD MUSIC BE

Summary: This definitive documentary exploration of the novel, The Da Vinci Code, rounds up all the key players in the field to talk about key topics in the novel. Features stunning original photography from Paris, London, Scotland and France.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Disinformation Co. 2004

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC DA

Summary: Mitchie Torres is a teen with an amazing voice and a driving ambition to be a pop singer. All she wants is to spend her summer at a prestigious music camp. The camp is expensive, but her mom gets a job as one of Camp Rock's cooks so that Mitchie can attend as long as she helps out in the kitchen between classes. Befriended by fellow camp member Caitlyn, but intimidated by the immensely talented...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment 2008

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Summary: When a Russian bomber crashes in the South China Sea, the covert special-ops soldiers of Section Twenty are reunited and sent on a mission to investigate and pursue the valuable stolen contents of the downed Russian jet across Southeast Asia.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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

Summary: 1934. The Dustbowl. In a time of sandstorms, plagues, drought and pestilence - signs of God's fury and harbingers of the Apocalypse - the final conflict between good and evil is about to begin. The battle will take place in the heartland of America.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Home Box Office 2004

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

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV Series Carnivale 2004

Summary: A collection of short films nominated for the 80th annual Academy Awards, including the winning live action short and the winning animated short.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Magnolia Home Entertainment 2008

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1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA COL

Summary: The Old West. where a lone cowboy leads an uprising against a terror from beyond our world. 1873. Arizona Territory. A stranger with no memory of his past stumbles into the hard desert town of Absolution. The only hint to his history is a mysterious shackle that encircles one wrist. What he discovers is that the people of Absolution don't welcome strangers, and nobody makes a move on its...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Home Video 2011

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1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD

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

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1 available in Science Fiction DVDs, Call number: DVD SCI-FI COW

Pinkwater, Daniel Manus

Summary: In the 1960s, Harold Knishke, a Chicago teenager with a special place in his heart for Bushman, the famed departed gorilla of the Lincoln Park Zoo, embarks on a hometown adventure, in a quest to become a great artist and figure out how he became the object of a famous folk song.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2012

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Pinkwater 2012

Pinkwater, Daniel Manus

Summary: When shoelace heir Neddie Wentworthstein and his family take the train from Chicago to Los Angeles in the 1940s, he winds up in possession of a valuable Indian turtle artifact whose owner is supposed to be able to prevent the impending destruction of the world, but he is not sure exactly how.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 2007

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION Pinkwater

Summary: It's l968 in America. Change is blowing in the wind, but seemingly far removed from the unrest in the cities is the small town of Mill Valley where for generations, the shadow of the Bellows family has loomed large. It is in their mansion on the edge of town that Sarah, a young girl with horrible secrets, turned her tortured life into a series of scary stories, written in a book that has...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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

Copies Available at Peninsula

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

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

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

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

Pinkwater, Daniel Manus

Summary: Big Audrey, who has cat-like whiskers, and her telephathic friend Molly set out on a journey to find out why flying saucers are landing behind the old stone barn in Poughkeepsie, New York, and, more importantly, to determine whether another cat-whiskered girl really exists.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2010

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Pinkwater 2010

Pinkwater, Daniel Manus

Summary: In the mid-1950s, Yggdrasil Birnbaum and her friends, Seamus and Neddie, journey to Old New Hackensack, which is on another plane, to try to learn why ghosts are disappearing from the Birnbaum's hotel and other Hollywood, California, locations.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Books for Children 2009

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J Fiction Pinkwater 2009

Brown, Peter H.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Free Press 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 363.33 BRO

Bross, Lanie.

Summary: Corinthe, a former Fate and now Executor, responsible for carrying out unfulfilled destinies on Earth, finds herself falling for Lucas, a human boy whose death she is supposed to enact as her last act before returning to Pyralis.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 2013

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA Fiction Bross 2013

Summary: After a lifetime of being overlooked and ignored, Doris finds her world turned upside down by a handsome new coworker and a self-help guru that inspires her to take a chance on love. A witty and compassionate late-life coming-of-age story that will make you cheer.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 2016

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

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

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

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Hello 2016

Summary: The Stoker Award-winning author of the acclaimed, eclectic anthology The New Dead returns with 21st Century Dead and an all-new lineup of authors from every corner of the fiction world, shining a dark light on our fascination with tales of death and resurrection -- and with zombies. The stellar stories in this volume include a tale set in the world of Daniel H. Wilson's Robopocalypse, the first...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: [Manufactured and distributed by] Findaway World, LLC 2012

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1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA FIC TWE