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Holmes, Mary Tavener.

Summary: Relates the story, told by a monk named Notker the Stammerer, of how the Emperor Charlemagne sent an ambassador to Baghdad, the center of the Muslim world, to learn about the great ruler in the East, Haroun al Rashid. Includes notes on the factual basis of the story.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Marshall Cavendish Children 2012

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE HOL

Colich, Abby

Summary: "This book is full of ideas to make babysitting a smooth and fun experience. Crafts and activities for kids of all ages and for babysitting multiple children are included."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press, a capstone imprint 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 649 COL

Balish, Chris.

Contents: The car-free way to financial freedom -- The true financial costs of owning your car -- The quality-of-life costs of owning a car -- The environmental costs of cars -- But can you really live without a car? -- From car-dependent to car-free: my story -- Okay, but I'm still not ready to give up my car -- Car-free commuting: it's easier than you think -- Should you move closer to where you work?...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ten Speed Press 2006

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 332.024 BAL

Kalish, Nancy.

Summary: 1,001 people from around the world responded to Dr. Kalish's Lost Love Project questionnaire, a survey of people who had rekindled a relationship after at least a five year separation. Accounts of their rekindled loves are told in their own words.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow & Co. 1997

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 306.7 KAL

Kalish, Mildred Armstrong.

Summary: Mildred Armstrong Kalish's "Little Heathens" is a compelling memoir of her hardscrabble life on an Iowa farm during the 1930s. With no electricity or indoor plumbing and with little heat or money on the farm, Mildred learns to find joy in the priceless blessings of life.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2008

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 977.7 KAL

Nesteroff, Kliph

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: "Jokes change from generation to generation, but the experience of the stand-up comedian transcends the ages: the striving and struggles, the tragedy and triumph. From the Marx Brothers to Milton Berle, George Carlin to Eddie Murphy, Conan O'Brien to Louis C. K.--comedy historian Kliph Nesteroff presents a century of fascinating rebels, forgotten stars, and characters on the precipice of fame...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grove Press 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 792 NES

Ozkan, Talip

Contents: Koroglu (4:31) -- Karsilama (5:21) -- Girdin yarnin bahcesine (8:27) -- Suda balik oynuyor (4:45) -- Komur gozlum (5:06) -- Yuce daq basin da bir koyun meler (4:40) -- Sipsi (4:03) -- Gah cikarin gokyuzune (5:27) -- Abdal dance (9:23) -- Feridem (3:59)

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Axiom 1992

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/MIDDLE EAST OZK

Kalish, Mildred Armstrong.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bantam Books 2007

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 977.7 Kal

Calia, Charles Laird.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Jeremy P. Tarcher/Penguin 2005

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 523.8 CAL

Summary: From their uniquely-equipped office at SFPD headquarters, Chief Ironside continues to lead his special police unit, fighting crime others cannot. His crack team includes Sgt. Ed Brown, ex-con-turned-assistant Mark Sanger and beautiful policewoman Eve Whitfield.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Shout! Factory 2010

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

Freedman, Russell

Summary: A middle-grade history of the "other Ellis Island" traces how Angel Island served as an entry point for one million Asian immigrants to the United States in the early 20th century, drawing on memoirs, diaries, letters and "wall poems" discovered at the facility long after it closed to describe the center's screening process, immigration policies and eventual renaissance as a historic site.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 979.4 FRE

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J979.4 FRE

Vaughan Williams, Ralph

Contents: Suite for viola and orchestra. Prelude ; Carol ; Christmas dance ; Ballad ; Moto perpetuo ; Musette ; Polka ; Galop.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Chandos 1992

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD CLASSICAL VAU

Summary: Live music performance by the Dave Brubeck Quartet and interview.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2003

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

Summary: Jazz saxophone music with accompaniment and commentary.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Rhino Home Video 2003

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Summary: Left wheelchair-bound by a sniper's bullet, long-time San Francisco Chief of Detectives, Robert T. Ironside, becomes the head of his own special police unit. Operating from a specially equipped office at SFPD headquarters, Ironside fights crime using intelligence and action. His crack team includes Sgt. Ed Brown, ex-con-turned-assistant Mark Sanger, and beautiful policewoman Eve Whitfield.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Shout! Factory 2007

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

KING (Musical group : Los Angeles, Calif.)

Contents: The right one -- The greatest -- Red eye -- Supernatural (extended mix) -- Love song -- In the meantime -- Carry on -- Mister chameleon -- Hey (extended mix) -- Oh, please! -- The story (extended mix) -- Native land.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD RAP KIN

Summary: A long time ago, fire belonged only to the animals in the land above, not to those on the earth below. Curlew, keeper of the sky world, guarded fire and kept it from the earth. Coyote, however, devised a clever plan to steal fire, aided by Grizzly Bear, Wren, Snake, Frog, Eagle, and Beaver. These brave and resourceful animal beings raided the land above and risked all to steal fire from Curlew....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University of Nebraska Press 2005

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 398.245 Beaver

Summary: After a botched bank robbery lands his younger brother in prison, Constantine Nikas embarks on a twisted odyssey through New York City's underworld in an increasingly desperate, and dangerous attempt to get his brother out of jail. Over the course of one adrenalized night Constantine finds himself on a mad descent into violence and mayhem as he races against the clock to save his brother and...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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Contents: Para poder olividarla (Peret) (3:17) -- Remedios (Gertrudis) (3:28) -- Como el viento (DePedro) (4:00) -- Por los besos que me das (Burguitos) (3:44) -- Lunita (Calima) (3:23) -- Corren (Gossos featuring Dani Macaco) (4:22) -- Cumbia caimanera (el Combolinga) (3:32) -- Danza ritual (Uxía) (3:22) -- San Martin, azken larrosa (Xabier Lete) (3:14) -- Te estás equivocando (Gecko Turner) (3:46) --...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Putumayo World Music 2009

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD WM Putumayo 2009

Stovall, Pamela.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 1994

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 641.875 STO

Summary: A Touch of Greatness is a feature-length documentary film focusing on the extraordinary work of Albert Cullum, an elementary school teacher for over twenty years and a pioneer in American education. Championing an unorthodox educational philosophy, Cullum regularly taught his elementary school children literary masterpieces, most notably the works of Shakespeare, Sophocles and Shaw. Combining...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Aubin Pictures 2004

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV TOU

Singer, Margaret Thaler.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Jossey-Bass Publishers 1995

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Summary: Filmmaker Lisa Immordino Vreeland examines the life of Peggy Guggenheim, the wealthy socialite who amassed a world-class collection of modern European and American art. Vreeland does a good job of examining the different sides to Guggenheim's life and cohering them into some sort of whole by the end of this cradle-to-grave account. She was blessed by a stroke of incredible good fortune: the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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

Compton, Ralph.

Summary: Returning home after the Civil War, Texas rancher Dan Ember and his neighbors find that their only chance of survival is a dangerous cattle drive north across the Llano, an area overrun with killers, gunslingers, and Quanah Parker's Comanches.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Paperbacks 1995

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC COM

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: WES COM