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Summary: In 2010, the eyes of the world turned to Chile, where 33 miners had been buried alive by the catastrophic explosion and collapse of a 100-year-old gold and copper mine. Over the next 69 days, an international team worked night and day in a desperate attempt to rescue the trapped men as their families and friends, as well as millions of people globally, waited and watched anxiously for any sign...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD 33 RATED PG-13

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Franklin, Jonathan

Summary: This is the account of the 2010 San Jose mine rescue in Chile, after one of the longest human entrapments in history. With his coveted "rescue pass," the author was permitted access far past the police perimeter. It would be seventeen long days before the miners were discovered alive and the world press descended. It would be another fifty-two days before the miners were all successfully...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2011

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 363.11 FRA

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 363.11 FRA

Summary: Director Patricio Guzman travels to the driest place on earth, Chile's Atacama Desert, where astronomers examine distant galaxies, archaeologists uncover traces of ancient civilizations, and women dig for the remains of disappeared relatives.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Icarus Films 2011

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

Aronson, Marc.

Summary: "The amazing story of the Chilean miners and their incredible rescue!"-- Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2011

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 363.11 ARO

Manríquez, Rafael.

Contents: La cueca de los poetas = The cueca of the poets (2:01) -- La golondrina chilota = The swallow from Chiloé (3:30) -- Espigas para un recuerdo = Ears of wheat as a memento (3:11) -- La burrerita = The little burro driver (3:16) -- Enredaderas = The creeping vine (3:18) -- Brindis por Violeta Parra = Toast to Violeta Parra (:57) -- Adios, corazón amante = Good-bye, dear lover (3:04) -- Mi casa de...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Smithsonian Folkways 2008

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD LATIN MAN

Summary: A glum, middle-aged bachelor, Don Andres, is the heir of a formerly wealthy and respected Chilean family. Andres suffers from decadence and solitude. He hires young Estela in order to look after his abusive and almost crazy grandmother. The differences in class and age don't stop Andres from courting Estela, whose fiancé Mario tries to make some money off of his well-to-do rival. The...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Cinematica 2005

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

Tijoux, Ana

Contents: Vengo -- Somos sur (with Shadia Mansour) -- Antipatriarca -- Somos todos erroristas (with Hordatoj) -- Er-rrro-r -- Los peces gordos no pueden volar -- Creo en ti (with Juanito Ayala) -- Los diablitos -- Interludio agua -- Rio abajo -- Oro negro -- Delta (with MC Niel) -- No más -- Todo lo sólido se desvanece en el aire -- Emilia (with RR Burning) -- Bonus tracks: Rumbo al sol -- Mi verdad.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Nacional Records 2014

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD LATIN TIJ

Tobar, Héctor

Summary: A Pulitzer Prize winning journalist relates the experiences of the thirty-three men who endured entrapment beneath thousands of feet of rock for a record-breaking sixty-nine days during the San José mine collapse outside of Copiapó, Chile, in August 2010.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2014

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 363.11 Tobar 2014

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 983 TOB

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Cooper, Marc.

Summary: The earthshaking news of October 1998 that General Pinochet had been arrested in Britain unleashed two years of international interest in the case and its ramifications for traveling tyrants the world over. But even after the General's return home, the media has ignored the more important story of how his detention lifted a stranglehold that had suffocated Chile's moral sensibility for a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: VERSO 2001

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 983 COO

Crouch, Gregory

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2001

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 918.27 CRO

Summary: An inspector hunts down Nobel Prize-winning Chilean poet, Pablo Neruda, who becomes a fugitive in his home country in the late 1940s for joining the Communist Party.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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Chatwin, Bruce

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 1986

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 918.28 CHA

Summary: A mystical autobiography of Alejandro Jodorowsky's childhood that blends his personal history with metaphor, mythology, and poetry. It reflects his philosophy that reality is not objective, but rather a "dance" created by our own imaginations.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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

Allende, Isabel

Summary: In the middle of a snowstorm in Brooklyn, 60-year-old human rights scholar Richard Bowmaster hits the car of Evelyn Ortega, a young, undocumented immigrant from Guatemala. What at first seems just a small inconvenience takes a far more serious turn when Evelyn turns up at the professor's house seeking help. At a loss, the professor asks his tenant Lucia Maraz, a 62-year-old lecturer from Chile,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Book Club Kit, Call number: Book Club Kit FIC ALL

Summary: During a road trip through Chile, boorish American expatriate Jamie and three Chilean brothers plan to set off in search of the prized San Pedro cactus and its promise of unrivaled hallucinations. But during a night's drunken stupor Jamie invites free-spirited fellow American Crystal Fairy along on their psychedelic-driven journey, and before long Crystal's devil-may-care attitude gives them...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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Ryan, Pam Muǫz.

Summary: A fictionalized biography of the Nobel Prize-winning Chilean poet Pablo Neruda, who grew up a painfully shy child, ridiculed by his overbearing father, but who became one of the most widely-read poets in the world.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2010

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

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC RYA

Summary: When vacationing in Chile, an aging and pampered rock star's supermodel wife is suddenly kidnapped by renegades. Unable to navigate more than ordering a sandwich from room service, now he must take to the backstreets of Santiago in this hilarious caper that is as entertaining as it is hair-raising.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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

Balfour, Barbara

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Summary: Provides information on accommodations, restaurants, sights, shopping, nightlife, and outdoor activities.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Fodor's Travel 2015

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Summary: Marina, a waitress who moonlights as a nightclub singer, is bowled over by the death of her older boyfriend.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 2018

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

Agosín, Marjorie.

Summary: When her beloved country, Chile, is taken over by a militaristic, sadistic government, Celeste is sent to America for her safety and her parents must go into hiding before they "disappear."

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC AGO

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION AGO

Allende, Isabel

Summary: "In the Midst of Winter begins with a minor traffic accident--which becomes the catalyst for an unexpected and moving love story between two people who thought they were deep into the winter of their lives. Richard Bowmaster--a 60-year-old human rights scholar--hits the car of Evelyn Ortega--a young, undocumented immigrant from Guatemala--in the middle of a snowstorm in Brooklyn. What at first...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atria Books 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ALL

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ALL

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC ALL

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC ALL

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION ALL

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Allende 2017

Burgan, Michael

Summary: Located along the Pacific Coast of South America, Chile is a long, narrow country that is home to a striking variety of landscapes. From the Atacama Desert in the north to rainy Patagonia in the south to the snowy peaks of the Andes mountains in the east, there are stunning views everywhere you look. Readers will explore this beautiful nation in depth as they learn about its history and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 983 BUR

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J900 ENC

Chatwin, Bruce

Summary: Gives an account of Bruce Chatwin's journey through Patagonia, where he searched for almost-forgotten legends, Butch Cassidy's log cabin, and the descendants of Welsh immigrants.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Books 2003

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Summary: Few in a suburban Australian neighborhood would know that a part-time nanny and cleaner, living here for many years, is wanted in her native Chile where she's accused of violent crimes committed in the service of General Augusto Pinochet's intelligence agency. As Chile prepares extradition papers, Foreign Correspondent follows a twisted trail leading from Santiago to Sydney and a woman named...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2014

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