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Troupe, Thomas Kingsley.

Summary: Describes what it was like to live as a settler in Colonial America.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books 2012

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J973.2 TRO

Summary: An irresistible force draws the TARDIS to the barren surface of Frontios, where in the far future the last surviving humans cower amongst the ruins of their wrecked spacecraft. Under constant threat from lethal meteorite bombardments, few of the doomed colony members realize that the ground of Frontios itself opens up and devours the unwary. Not permitted to assist, the Doctor attempts to...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: BBC Worldwide Americas 2011

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

Summary: The mighty Mads Mikkelsen unleashes a maelstrom of bloodshed in the Wild West in this white-knuckle tale of revenge. When he lays waste to the scoundrels who killed his wife and son, a Danish ex-soldier incurs the wrath of a sadistic gang leader hell-bent on hunting him down. Exploding with eye-popping action, dazzlingly dramatic frontier landscapes, and a smoldering performance by Eva Green,...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: IFC Films 2015

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1 available in Western DVDs, Call number: DVD WESTERN SAL

Bangs, Jeremy Dupertuis

Summary: Transcriptions of more than four hundred Native American land conveyances from Plymouth Colony court records are now accessible to researchers.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: New England Historic Genealogical Society 2002

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R GEN 929.373 Bangs

Summary: "The Doctor arrives on the paradise planet of Deva Loka to find a colonial mission on the verge of collapse. Several of its members have vanished into the jungle without a trace, leaving the survivors suspicious and paranoid. The mystery deepens as it becomes clear that the planet's native inhabitants, the Kinda, possess hitherto unsuspected powers that challenge human understanding. Meanwhile,...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: British Broadcasting Corp. 2011

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

Summary: 1619. The British colony of Jamestown, Virginia, is shaken up when the first women in twelve years land in this breathtaking wilderness. While love triangles, bitter rivalries, and fierce competition cause conflict for the residents and the native inhabitants, the Pamunkey, they are bound together by their resolute will to survive and thrive in their new lives.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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1 available in NEW Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV JAM
2 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV JAM

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD TV Ja 3

Faris, David.

Summary: This book is intended to provide summary information about the legitimate descent from an Angevin (i.e., Plantagenet) King of England of about one hundred individuals who emigrated from England and Wales to the North American colonies by the end of the seventeenth century.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Genealogical Pub. 1996

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R GEN 929.342 Faris

Summary: This series covers America's history from the age of Pre-Columbian Native Americans, through European discovery, colonization, independence, the forging of a young nation, and the settling of the American frontier. Students will look at the history of the United States from a new perspective, as they explore the events that have shaped modern American society. Professor Linwood Thompson is the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: The Teaching Company 1996

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 973 EAR
2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: DVD 973 EAR PART 1
Call number: DVD 973 EAR PART 2

Jasanoff, Maya

Summary: At the end of the American Revolution, 60,000 Americans loyal to the British cause fled the United States and became refugees throughout the British Empire. This groundbreaking book offers the first global history of the loyalist exodus to Canada, the Caribbean, Sierra Leone, India, and beyond.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2011

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.3 JAS

Jasanoff, Maya

Summary: At the end of the American Revolution, 60,000 Americans loyal to the British cause fled the United States and became refugees throughout the British Empire. This groundbreaking book offers the first global history of the loyalist exodus to Canada, the Caribbean, Sierra Leone, India, and beyond.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 973.3 JAS

Marcovitz, Hal.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chelsea House Publishers 2002

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Stacks, Call number: JB SMITH MAR

Savage, James

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Genealogical Publishing Company 1986

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1 available in Reference, Call number: GEN 929.374 SA

Savage, James

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Genealogical Publishing Company 1986

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1 available in Reference, Call number: GEN 929.374 SA

Whitehurst, Susan.

Summary: Examines the relationship between the Pilgrims who came to American on the "Mayflower" in 1620 and the Wampanoag Indians who lived in the area, looking at how the Native Americans helped the Englishmen survive in the wilderness.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: PowerKids Press 2002

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Summary: From their self-imposed exile in Holland to their perilous crossing of the Atlantic, to their first year in the new world, Desperate Crossing is the definitive story of how the Pilgrims came to live and prosper in an unfamiliar land.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: A & E Home Video 2007

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

Greene, Rhonda Gowler.

Summary: Rhyming verses trace the events leading up to the first Thanksgiving Day.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2002

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Gablé, Rebecca.

Summary: Set in northern Europe in the year 850, best friends Candamir and Osmund set out to find new land for their people after their village is attacked, but on their quest they encounter a violent storm and are washed ashore on the island of Catan where they quickly set about building a new society.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: AmazonCrossing 2011

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Gable 2011

Gagne, Peter J.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Quintin Publications 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R-GEN 929.3714 GAG

Steele, Allen M.

Summary: For the colonists on Coyote, the arrival of additional colonists, along with a repressive government, forces them to flee to new territory, but the harsh regime of the colonial governor threatens to engulf both sides in a full-scale rebellion.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ace Books 2004

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC STE

Summary: "In the spring of 1789, a ship left port in London bound for the Botany Bay penal colony in Australia. The ship carried precious cargo - women, sent to keep the desperate male colonists from engaging in what their governor called 'gross irregularities.' But these women were hardly quiet homemakers - they were a hardy raucous lot rounded up from London's notorious Newgate prison and other jails...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: PBS Home Video 2005

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

Summary: French colonists demonstrate in Algiers, Algeria

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 1958

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Reynolds, Alastair

Summary: As human colonists settle on the planet of Amarantin, a world whose native inhabitants mysteriously vanished nearly a million years before, one man becomes convinced that their disappearance could hold the key to human survival on the planet.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ace Books 2001

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Summary: This program shows the uprising which succeeded in throwing out the French from the point of view of an Algerian Arab, showing the conditions and following the thought processes and the steps that led to insurrection, and the revolt itself. The words are those of the colonized North Africans-the man in the street as well as the intellectual and politician-and of such radical theoreticians of...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2007

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Gibbs, Stuart

Summary: In 2041 on Moon Base Alpha, thirteen-year-old Dash must solve the mystery of how Lars was poisoned before the base loses oxygen, forcing the colonists to return to Earth.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC GIB