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Ringstad, Arnold

Summary: Gives readers a behind-the-scenes look at the building of the Hoover Dam. Additional features include a table of contents, a Fast Facts spread, critical-thinking questions, primary source quotes and accompanying source notes, a phonetic glossary, an index, and sources for further research.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The Child's World, Inc. 2017

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Non Fic Series, Call number: J 609 RIN

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J609 MOM

Summary: Changing the course of rivers has changed the course of history. Award-winning author/illustrator, and captivating storyteller, David Macaulay goes to extremes to bring you an unprecedented look at the power of dams. From the banks of the Nile to the top of the Hoover Dam, you'll meet the courageous and ambitious builders, relive the deadly disasters, and discover the little-known personal...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: WGBS Boston Video 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Aldridge, Rebecca.

Summary: Describes the history of the Hoover Dam and how it was built.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chelsea House 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 627.82 ALD

Murkoff, Bruce

Summary: Their lives and dreams dramatically compromised by the Great Depression, three individuals journey to the vast construction site of the Hoover Dam in Nevada in the hopes of starting their lives over or exacting revenge.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2004

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC MUR

See, Lisa.

Summary: When the body of an American archaeologist is found floating in the Yangzi River, Ministry of Public Security agent Liu Hulan and her husband, American attorney David Stark, are dispatched to Site 518 to investigate. As Hulan scrutinizes his death, David, on behalf of the National Relics Bureau, tries to discover who has stolen from the site an artifact that may prove to the world China's claim...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SEE

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION See

Hamm, Hans W

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Volunteers in Technical Assistance, Inc. 1971

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 621.2 HAM

Summary: Designed to give users comprehensive conversational language and grammar skills. The basic course (10 lessons) focuses on polite greetings and small talk and is perfect for patrons who are planning a short trip to a foreign country, or for those who want to get a taste of a foreign language and culture. The complete course (100 lessons) is designed for patrons who already know the basics of a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Mango Languages 2009

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