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Summary: While dreams of a passage proved illusory, Captain James Cook's journey produced some of the finest charts, collections, and anthropological observations of his career. It also helped establish British relations with Russia and opened the door to the hugely influential maritime fur trade. This collection of essays from an international and interdisciplinary group of scholars - including former...

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Publisher / Publication Date: University of Washington Press 2015

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 910 BAR

Davis, Kevin.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Atria Books 2007

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 345.773 DAV

Franklin, Cory M.

Summary: An inside look at one of the nation's most famous public hospitals as seen through the eyes of its longtime director of intensive care Filled with stories of strange medical cases and unforgettable patients culled from a 30-year career in medicine, Cook County ICU offers readers a peek into the inner workings of a hospital. Author Dr. Cory Franklin, who headed the hospital's intensive care unit...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Academy Chicago Publishers 2015

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Hake, Terrence

Summary: Operation Greylord was the longest and most successful undercover investigation in FBI history, and the largest corruption bust ever in the U.S. It resulted in bribery and tax charges against 103 judges, lawyers, and other court personnel, and, eventually, more than seventy indictments. And it was led by Terrence Hake, a young assistant prosecutor in the Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office...

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Publisher / Publication Date: American Bar Association 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 HAKE, TERRENCE HAK

Summary: While 'paradise' is a word freely bantered about in the travel world, the Cook Islands is a traveler₂s paradise. With its turquoise waters, sugar white beaches, colorful history, special island lifestyle, and a homegrown welcome beyond belief, it is a genuine breath of fresh air in a universe of travel-brochure hyperbole.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: DVD 919 COO

Williams, Jean Kinney.

Summary: Features the life of explorer James Cook, describing his expeditions through the Pacific, exploring Tahiti, Australia, and New Zealand.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Compass Point Books 2003

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Summary: ... Contains fifty genealogical sketches of heads of households living in what are today Berkshire, Hampden, Hampshire and Franklin Counties.

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Publisher / Publication Date: New England Historic Genealogical Society 2012

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R-GEN 929.3744 WES

Duvall, Robert

Summary: When talented young golfer Luke Chisolm blows his shot at making the professional tour, he escapes the pressures of the game and finds himself stranded in Utopia, Texas, where he meets rancher Johnny Crawford who helps him see life from a new perspective.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: ARC Entertainment 2011

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1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD Family Seven 2011

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1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD MOVIE SEV

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

Moore, Peter

Summary: "A history of the legendary ship Endeavour"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2019

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Cook, Darius B.

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Publisher / Publication Date: 1889

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1 available in Adult, Call number: MI 970.1 COO

Cook, Kerry Max

Summary: "Chronicles how a smalltown murder became one of the worst cases of prosecutorial misconduct in American history, and sent the author, an innocent man, to hell for 22 harrowing years--Cook is one of the longest-tenured death-row prisoners to be freed. Convicted of killing a young woman in Texas, Cook was sentenced to death in 1978 and served two decades in a prison system so notoriously brutal...

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Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow 2007

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 345.764 COO

Cook, Langdon

Summary: Foraging is not just a throwback to our hunter-gatherer past; it's a way to reconnect with the landscape. And Langdon Cook is not just your typical grocery cart-toting dad. For him, gourmet delicacies abound, free for the taking if we just open our eyes. As a result, he finds himself free-diving in icy Puget Sound in hopes of spearing a snaggletooth lingcod, armed with nothing more than a...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Skipstone 2009

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 641.3 COO

Hesse, Karen.

Summary: A fictionalized journal relates the experiences of a young stowaway from 1768 to 1771 aboard the Endeavor which sailed around the world under Captain James Cook.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Margaret K. McElderry Books 2000

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC HES

Szucs, Loretto Dennis.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Ancestry 1986

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: GEN 929.3773 Szucs

MacPherson, Myra.

Summary: Describes the adventures of two sisters who tried to overcome the male-dominated social norms of the late nineteenth century and achieved a remarkable list of firsts, including the first woman-run brokerage house and the first woman to run for president.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Grand Central Pub 2014

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Thomas, Nicholas.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Walker 2003

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Wilson, Emily Herring

Summary: The Three Graces of Val-Kill changes the way we think about Eleanor Roosevelt. Emily Wilson examines what she calls the most formative period in Roosevelt's life, from 1922 to 1936, when she cultivated an intimate friendship with Marion Dickerman and Nancy Cook, who helped her build a cottage on the Val-Kill Creek in Hyde Park on the Roosevelt family land. In the early years, the three...

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Publisher / Publication Date: The University of North Carolina Press 2017

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

Dugard, Martin.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Pocket Books 2001

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 COOK, JAMES Dugard

MacLean, Alistair

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Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 1972

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 COO

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 COO

O'Toole, Jennifer Cook

Summary: Autism in Heels , an intimate memoir, reveals the woman inside one of autism's most prominent figures, Jennifer O'Toole. At the age of thirty-five, Jennifer was diagnosed with Asperger's syndrome, and for the first time in her life, things made sense. Now, Jennifer exposes the constant struggle between carefully crafted persona and authentic existence, editing the autism script with wit,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Skyhorse Publishing 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 O'TOOLE, JENNIFER COOK OTO

Shields, Charles J.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Chelsea House 2002

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1 available in Stacks, Call number: JB COOK SHI

Summary: From acclaimed Chicago filmmaking collective Kartemquin Films comes a collection of three important labor stories of the 1970's. These films not only allowed the workers and their union to tell their compelling stories but they also affected the course of events for each union. -- container.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Facets Video 2006

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

Fisher, Edwin L. (Edwin Lewis)

Summary: William Fisher (ca. 1795-1823) arrived in America during the War of 1812 and did not return to England. He and Betsy Burnett were married in Salem, Massachusetts and their first son, John Edward Fisher was born in 1818. Their son, David, emigrated to Canada. Other descendants lived in Wisconsin, Iowa, Missouri and elsewhere.

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Publisher / Publication Date: [E.L. Fisher] 1980

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R GEN 929.2 FISHER Fisher

Horwitz, Tony

Summary: This book retraces the voyages of Captain James Cook, the Yorkshire farm boy who drew the map of the modern world. Captain James Cook's three epic journeys in the eighteenth century were the last great voyages of discovery. His ships sailed 150,000 miles, from the Arctic to the Antarctic, from Tasmania to Oregon, from Easter Island to Siberia. When Cook set off for the Pacific in 1768, a third...

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Publisher / Publication Date: H. Holt 2002

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 910.9 HOR