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Deakin, Roger.

Summary: Accompanying famed British nature writer Deakin through the woods of Britain, Europe, Kazakhstan, and Australia in search of what lies behind man's profound and enduring connection with trees. Deakin lives in forest shacks, goes "coppicing" in Suffolk, swims beneath the walnut trees of the Haut-Languedoc, and hunts bushplums with Aboriginal women in the outback. Along the way, he ferrets out...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Free Press 2009

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 508.315 DEA

Summary: Miss Phryne Fisher is a lady detective from Melbourne with a fabulous sense of fun and a flair for solving crimes.In a country reemerging from the shadow of World War I, Phryne takes life in her stride, and murder too. Detective Inspector Jack Robinson works alongside her, although she often outraces him to the crime scene. Season three includes eight all new episodes of the glamorous,...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD MIS NOT RATED

Summary: A secret military mission takes a group of men through an Egyptian artifact known as the Stargate to an ancient civilization on the other side of the universe. Once there, they must battle the astoundingly powerful sun god, Ra, before they can find their way home.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Artisan Home Entertainment 2003

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Summary: "On December 7, 1941, the Japanese Empire stunned the world with a surprise attack on the United States Navel Base at Pearl Harbor. The courage and glory, the infamy and scandal, make that day one of the most important moments in American history. Here is that electrifying story, told in words and photographs, many of the pictures rare, others published here for the very first time. The...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Liberty Street, an imprint of Time Inc. Books 2016

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 940.54 PEA

Summary: While Flynn is bidding on a Ming vase, his girlfriend is ready to call their relationship off because he stood her up again. By the time he gets to their meeting place she has left, and once again he is alone and depressed. His employers tell him to take a vacation, and when he dreams about a woman asking him to find her he decides to go to New Orleans. In New Orleans he meets the girl in his...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 2009

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Wieder, Joy Nelkin

Summary: A mouse upsets villagers just before Passover by stealing a crumb of bread from one house and running into another, then brings neighbors together to finish preparing for the holiday. Includes background information about the story and glossary.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday Books for Young Readers 2020

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE WIE

Summary: Life has become a balancing act for Adonis Creed. Between personal obligations and training for his next big fight, he is up against the challenge of his life. Facing an opponent with ties to his family's past only intensifies his impending battle in the ring. Rocky Balboa is there by his side through it all and, together, Rocky and Adonis will confront their shared legacy, question what's...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Bros. Home Entertainment 2019

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2 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA CRE

Dakin

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 0000

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Dakin

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 0000

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Summary: Volume 1 begins with a look at two of the many crises faced by George Washington during his term as America's first president. At a time when any conflict had the potential to dissolve the fragile union, Washington surrounded himself with brilliant men who were bound by their undying devotion to America, but who were often bitterly divided about how best to serve their common cause. Volume 2...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2002

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

Queen (Musical group)

Summary: Contains the concert film of the November 1974 performance and filmed segments from the March 1974 concert.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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

Summary: In a sleepy Northern California town in the 1940s, Ed Crane, a humble barber, suspeacts that his wife Doris is having an affair with her boss. When a stranger comes into town hinting that there is a fortune to be made in investing in the new invention of dry cleaning, Ed hatches a blackmail scheme he hopes will make him rich and get him some revenge at the same time. His plan goes horribly awry...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: USA Home Entertainment 2002

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Summary: ""Red" Redding is a lifer who knows the ropes at Maine's Shawshank State Prison. New inmate Andy Dufresne is a quiet banker, unjustly convicted of murder. Andy's indomitable will earns Red's friendship and his resourcefulness brings hope and change to the entire prison. Andy is full of surprises-- and he saves his best for last." -from container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Warner Home Video 2007

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

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Shawshank 2007

Summary: In a quiet, isolated village in olde Pennsylvania, there lies a pact between the people of the village and the creatures who reside in the surrounding woods. The townspeople do not enter the woods, and the creatures do not enter the village. The pact stays in tact for many years, that is until the headstrong Lucius Hunt seeks medical supplies from neighboring towns beyond the woods. Animal...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Touchstone Home Entertainment 2005

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1 available in Thriller DVDs, Call number: DVD THRILLER VIL

Summary: When Waring Hudsucker, head of a successful company commits suicide, the board of directors has a plan to make a lot of money, so they decide to appoint a moron to run the company. Mailroom clerk Norville Barnes is exactly what Hudsucker is looking for to be president. They hope that as soon as the stock falls low enough, the director and his friends will buy them up cheaply, take over the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 1999

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1 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY HUD

Summary: A young, part-Sioux FBI agent is sent to solve a murder on an Indian reservation. There he meets the irreverent local sheriff and the tribe's religious leader, who helps the agent begin to understand his lost heritage. Gradually, he comes to believe that the U.S. government has framed an innocent man, but finds that he and those around him are thrown into danger because of his suspicions.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia TriStar Home Video 1998

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1 available in Crime / Mystery DVDs, Call number: DVD CRIME/MYSTERY THU

Holter, Julia

Contents: Turn the light on -- Whether -- Chaitius -- Voce simul -- Every day is an emergency -- Another dream -- I shall love 2 -- Underneath the moon -- Colligere -- In gardens' muteness -- I would rather see -- Les jeux to you -- Words I heard -- I shall love 1 -- Why sad song.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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1 available in NEW Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK HOL

Summary: Follows "Swoff," a third-generation Marine enlistee, from a sobering stint in boot camp to active duty, sporting a sniper's rifle and a hundred-pound ruck on his back through the Middle East deserts. There is no cover from intolerable heat or from the Iraqi soldiers, who are always potentially just over the next horizon. Swoff and his fellow Marines sustain themselves with sardonic humanity and...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Entertainment 2006

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

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Jarhead 2006

Crowley, John

6 holds on 9 copies

Summary: Theodore 'Theo' Decker was thirteen years old when his mother was killed in a bombing at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. The tragedy changes the course of his life, sending him on a stirring odyssey of grief and guilt, reinvention and redemption, and even love. Through it all, he holds on to one tangible piece of hope from that terrible day, a painting of a tiny bird chained to its perch.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Top Shelf DVDs, Call number: HOT DVD

Scorsese, Martin

2 holds on 1 copy

Summary: Documents Martin Scorsese's experience with the Dalai Lama and the Tibetan people while making his film "Kundun."

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Kino International 2020

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Contents: Let Me In Your Heart Again (4:35) -- Love Kills (The Ballad) (4:13) -- There Must Be More To Life Than This (William Orbit Mix) (3:27) -- Play The Game (3:15) -- Dear Friends (Remastered 2011) (1:09) -- You're My Best Friend (Remastered 2011) (2:52) -- Love Of My Life (Remastered 2011) (3:33) -- Drowse (3:39) -- You Take My Breath Away (2014 Remaster) (4:38) -- Spread Your Wings (2014 Remaster)...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Hollywood Records 2014

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Summary: A German mother and her son seek refuge in a cabin during WWII. When her house is invaded by three American soldiers and three German soldiers, she convinces them to keep the peace on Christmas and share dinner.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Platinum Disc 2005

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD Family Silent 2005

Summary: It is a genre-bending martial arts series very loosely based on the classic Chinese tale Journey to the West. In a land controlled by feudal barons, Into the Badlands tells the story of a ruthless, well-trained great warrior Sunny and a young boy M.K. who embark on a spiritual journey across a dangerous land to find enlightenment.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Lunch, Lydia.

Contents: Need to feed -- Inverted dream -- Disease of the night -- Psychic anthropology -- Cesspool called history -- Dread -- Escape -- Itch -- Solo mystico -- Lethe -- In spite of god -- Archives of blood -- Outpatients

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Atavistic/Figurehead Records 0000

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK LUN

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