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Summary: Answered Prayers was meant to be Truman Capote's greatest masterpiece, an epic novel of New York City's glittering jet-set society, following his smashing success with Breakfast at Tiffany's and In Cold Blood. Instead, it sparked his downfall. Through access to never-before-heard audio archives and interviews with Capote's friends and enemies, including Dick Cavett, Lauren Bacall, Norman Mailer...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: Tom Parker is obsessed with turning the sleepy seaside village of Sanditon into a fashionable health resort, enlisting the backing of local bigwig Lady Denham. Through a mishap, Tom makes the acquaintance of the Heywoods and invites their eldest daughter, Charlotte, for an extended stay at Sanditon. Meanwhile, Lady Denham, a widow, is playing matchmaker for her destitute nephew, Sir Edward, who...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD SAN
1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD SAN

Copies Available at Woodmere

3 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV SAN

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD SAN

3 holds on 3 copies

Summary: High-spirited heroine Charlotte Heywood returns to the picturesque coastal resort of Sanditon and the companionship of her friend Georgiana Lambe. What adventures, scandals, intrigue and above all else, romance, await Miss Heywood this season?

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2022

Copies Available at Peninsula

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

PBS.

Summary: A documentary of the American Revolution. Chronicles events leading up to the war, the revolution, and the writing of the Constitution. Features dramatic readings from letters and diaries of the period, comments by historians, and live-action recreations.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount Home Entertainment 2004

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Nonfic L

Burrough, Bryan

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper & Row 1990

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 338.836 BUR

Burrough, Bryan

Summary: Chronicles the rise and fall of one of the great economic and political powerhouses of the twentieth century--Texas oil--by weaving together the epic sagas of the industry's Big Four (Roy Cullen, H. L. Hunt, Clint Murchison, and Sid Richardson) in a story of wealth, power, family feuds, scandals, and bankruptcies.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bryan Burrough 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 338.2 BUR

Burrough, Bryan

Summary: "Three noted Texan writers combine forces to tell the real story of the Alamo, dispelling the myths, exploring why they had their day for so long, and explaining why the ugly fight about its meaning is now coming to a head. Every nation needs its creationmyth, and since Texas was a nation before it was a state, it's no surprise that its myths bite deep. There's no piece of history more...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Press 2021

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 976.403 BUR

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 976.403 BUR

Burrough, Bryan

Summary: Chronicles the rise and fall of one of the great economic and political powerhouses of the twentieth century--Texas oil--by weaving together the epic sagas of the industry's Big Four (Roy Cullen, H. L. Hunt, Clint Murchison, and Sid Richardson) in a story of wealth, power, family feuds, scandals, and bankruptcies.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Press 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 338.2 BUR

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Stacks, Call number: 920 Bur

Burrough, Bryan

Summary: An account of the decade-long battle between the FBI and America's revolutionary counterculture documents terrorist activities stemming from radical beliefs, tracing the stories of such groups as the Weathermen and the Black Liberation Army.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Press 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973 BUR

Burrough, Bryan

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Audio 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 364 Burro

Bullough, Oliver

Summary: Explores the history and people of the Caucasus, recounting the resilience of the native peoples of the area despite historical invasions, persecutions, and warfare.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Basic Books 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 947.5086 BUL

Summary: A young woman is unconscious, bleeding from a head wound. Hiding in the cellar is her husband, ready to wield a knife at anyone who tries to enter, desperate to protect his secret. What happens next leaves one of the officers dead, the other fighting for her career and Inspector Banks with a chilling murder investigation that will test him to the limit. The beauty and tranquility of England's...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: BBC Video 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV AFT

Bullough, Oliver

Summary: From ruined towns on the edge of Siberia, to Bond-villain lairs in London and Manhattan, something has gone wrong. Kleptocracies, governments run by corrupt leaders that prosper at the expense of their people, are on the rise. Join the investigative journalist Oliver Bullough on a journey into Moneyland--the secret country of the lawless, stateless superrich. Learn how the institutions of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 364.1 BUL

Bullough, Tom

Summary: A complex family with a tortured secret, the Hamers live on a large homestead in Radnorshire, Wales. Idris, the unbending patriarch and tyrant of the family, is a man suspicious of any change. Etty, his indomitable wife, is a woman born into a world unequipped to deal with her. Oliver, their only son, is a junior boxing champion turned hellraising local legend. A novel concerned both with the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Press 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BUL

Summary: A look at what happened when Mr. Rochester met and married his first wife, and how she became the madwoman locked in the attic. A prequel to Charlotte Bronte's Jane Eyre.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV WID

Eby, Margaret

Summary: "A literary travelogue that ventures deep into the heart of classic Southern literature. As the writer Elif Batuman did for Russian literature in The Possessed, Margaret Eby does for Southern literature in this charming book of literary exploration. From Mississippi (William Faulkner, Eudora Welty, Richard Wright, Barry Hannah) to Alabama (Harper Lee, Truman Capote) to Georgia (Flannery...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton & Company 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 810 EBY

Ess, Charlie

Summary: "A camping handbook for families featuring food and drink recipes, family activities, nature hacks, expert know-how, and more for the outdoor lover looking for a memorable weekend with the family"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Falcon 2020

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796.54 ESS

Taylor, Ebo

Contents: Palaver -- Make you no mind -- Abebrese -- Help Africa -- Nyame dadaw.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/AFRICAN TAY

Eis, Jennifer

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ward & Eis Gallery 0000

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 299.97 EIS

Taylor, Ebo

Contents: Heaven (6:06) ; Atwer abroba (8:15) (Ebo Taylor) -- Victory (Ebo Taylor & Uhuru-Yenzu) (4:23) -- Ohiani sua efir (Asaase Ase) (4:02) -- Kwaku ananse (Apagya Showband) (3:12) -- Peace on earth (7:48) ; Aba yaa (15:01) (Ebo Taylor) -- Ene nyame nam "a" mensuro (Pat Thomas & Ebo Taylor) (6:20) -- Tamfo nyi ekyir (Apagya Showband) (3:57) -- Love and death (Ebo Taylor & Uhuru-Yenzu) (8:23) -- Ohye...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Strut 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/AFRICAN TAY

Taylor, Ebo

Contents: Twer nyame -- Peace on earth -- Atwer abroba.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Mr Bongo 1978

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/AFRICAN TAY

Brough, James

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 1977

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: MI 920 BRO

Brough, James

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 1964

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 920 BRO

Taylor, Ebo

Contents: Ayesama (7:03) -- Abonsam (5:30) -- Nsu na kwan (4:47) -- Yaa amponsah (4:27) -- Assomdwee (5:53) -- Kruman dey (4:38) -- Appia kwa bridge (5:27) -- Barrima (3:24).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Strut 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/AFRICAN TAY

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