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Del Amo, Jean-Baptiste

Summary: "The small village of Puy-Larroque, southwest France, 1898. Éléonore is a child living with her father, a pig farmer whose terminal illness leaves him unable to work, and her God-fearing mother, who runs both farm and family with an iron hand. Éléonore passes her childhood with little heat and no running water, sharing a small room with her cousin Marcel, who does most of the physical labor on...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grove Press 2019

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Summary: The aim of these lectures is to make viewers feel welcome and comfortable in the company of paintings. By focusing on 65 masterpieces of Western painting, Professor William Kloss offers a vivid, visceral encounter with genius, shining light on the unique technical, stylistic, and expressive achievements of each painting. From the 14th century to the 20th, the images are examined for their...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Company 2010

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Panafieu, Jean-Baptiste de.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Seven Stories Press 2011

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Summary: Follow Umberto D., an elderly pensioner, as he struggles to make ends meet during Italy's postwar economic boom. Alone, except for his dog, Flike, Umberto strives to maintain his dignity while trying to survive in a city where traditional human kindness seems to have lost out to the forces of modernization.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Criterion Collection 2003

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

Summary: The search begins. For the mistress and the son of a mob boss. For Barry 'Bottomless Pit' Rosen, missing soon after he won a competitive chili-eating contest. For an air traffic controller who reported possible terrorist activity. For a basketball star, a stripper, a victim of Hurricane Katrina. Some of them are reunited with loved ones. Some remain forever missing. All are part of the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. 2012

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

Summary: After the death of her husband, Claire Underwood becomes the first female President of the United States, but faces formidable threats to her legacy.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 2019

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2 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV HOU

Summary: This series of lectures introduces the greatest of universal museums. Its aim is not comprehensive. The focus is narrowed to the Department of Paintings, which is responsible for European paintings from the Middle Ages until the mid-19th century. These works of art form an encyclopedic summary of the achievements of painters that can be called the single most important such collection in the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Co. 2006

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 708.4 MUS
Call number: DVD 708.4 MUS

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Summary: Brash adventurer Peter Quill finds himself the object of an unrelenting bounty hunt after stealing a mysterious orb coveted by Ronan, a powerful villain with ambitions that threaten the entire universe. To evade Ronan, Quill is forced into an uneasy truce with a quartet of disparate misfits. But when Quill discovers the true power of the orb and the menace it poses to the cosmos, he must do his...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Guardians 2014

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3 available in Action / Adventure DVDs, Call number: DVD ACTION/ADVENTURE GUA

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1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD GUA

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

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD TCFF Gu

Summary: As the Avengers and their allies have continued to protect the world from threats too large for any one hero to handle, a new danger has emerged from the cosmic shadows: Thanos. A despot of intergalactic infamy, his goal is to collect all six Infinity Stones, artifacts of unimaginable power, and use them to inflict his twisted will on all of reality.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Marvel Studios 2018

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1 available in Action / Adventure DVDs, Call number: DVD ACTION ADVENTURE AVE

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD AVE

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1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD AVE

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Av

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Avengers 2018

Summary: As a Latin American nation nears collapse, idealistic policeman Agustin Rejas faces his greatest challenge: to catch the mysterious terrorist leader Ezequiel. Mass panic sets in as the terrorist attacks become more ferocious, and Rejas finds himself drawn to Yolanda, his daughter's beautiful ballet teacher. As the search for Ezequil comes nearer, he and Yolanda must choose between love, country...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 2003

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

Deal, Laura

Summary: Offers a lyrical poem about the unique beauty of an Arctic night sky.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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Summary: The origins of the Colombian drug trade, as seen through eyes of an indigenous Wayuu family that becomes involved in the booming business of selling marijuana to American youth in the 1970s. When greed, passion and honor collide, a fratricidal war breaks out and puts their lives, culture, and ancestral traditions at stake.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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

Contents: Christian's automobile (Dixie Hummingbirds) (4:32) -- Only believe (Swan Silvertone Singers) (8:19) -- Keep your lamp trimmed and burning (Rev. Pearly Brown & Mrs. Christine Brown) (3:10) -- Gonna lay down my sword and shield (Joseph Spence) (1:59) -- Swing down chariot (Dorothy Love Coates & The Gospel Harmonettes) (3:29) -- Jesus hear my prayer (Swan Silvertone Singers) (4:58) -- I've got so...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Vanguard 1995

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD RELIGIOUS Gos

Corot, Jean-Baptiste-Camille

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Murray Sales and Service Co. 1973

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 759.4 COR

Baronian, Jean-Baptiste.

Summary: When Figaro's loud snoring disturbs his friends, the rooster, the donkey and the dog, they ask him to take his naps away from the farm. Figaro obliges, but soon his friends miss him very much.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kane/Miller Book Publishers 2003

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FICTION Baronian

Summary: Sandra, who lives in Belgium, has just been released from a psychiatric hospital only to find that she no longer has a job. According to management, the only way Sandra can regain her position at the factory is to convince her co-workers to sacrifice their much-needed yearly bonuses. So, over the course of one weekend, Sandra must confront each co-worker individually in order to win a majority...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: The Criterion Collection 2015

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1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN TWO
1 available in TC Film Fest DVDs, Call number: DVD TCFF TWO

Summary: Explores filmmaker Rithy Panh's quest to create the missing images during the period when the Khmer Rouge ruled over Cambodia between 1975 and 1979. The film uses wood figures, archival footage, and narration to recreate his firsthand experiences and those of his family and friends' suffering during the communist regime.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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

Contents: Marche pour la cGerGemonie des Turcs / J.-B. Lully (2:14) -- Improvisation sur les Folies d'Espagne : extraits / M. Marais (1:06) -- PrGelude pour Mr Vauquelin / J. Savall (1:45) -- Gavotte du tendre / Sainte Colombe (1:25) -- Une jeune fillette : mGelodie populaire / arrangement, J. Savall (1:58) -- Les pleurs : version viole seule de J. Savall / Sainte Colombe (4:11) -- Concert a deux violes....

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Auvidis/Valois 1991

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD SM TOU

Summary: 1950, rural Alabama. It's a make-or-break weekend for the Honeydripper Lounge and its owner Tyrone "Pine Top" Purvis. Deep in debt, Tyrone is desperate to lure the young cotton pickers and local Army base recruits into his juke joint and away from the rival club across the way. He lays off his regular talent and hires the famous electric guitar player, Guitar Sam, for a one night only gig. When...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Screen Media Films 2008

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

Summary: After 30 years in prison, Horcia discovers that her friend and fellow inmate committed the murder of which she was accused. This leads to her release and the transformative discovery of the man who framed her.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Kino Lorber 2018

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

Summary: Gloria is a free-spirited divorcee who spends her days at a straight-laced office job and her nights on the dance floor, joyfully letting loose at clubs around Los Angeles. After meeting Arnold on a night out, she finds herself thrust into an unexpected new romance, filled with both the joys of budding love and the complications of dating, identity, and family.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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3 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: HOT DVD

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Summary: Every 30 seconds in America, normal life stops. Someone is reported missing. That's where special agent Jack Malone comes in. On the behalf of victims and loved ones, Jack and his FBI team do the hard, exciting work of turning the missing into the found. Among the vanished: a man terrified of extraterrestrials, a spoiled celebrity heiress and an idealistic woman caught up in a romance with a...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Warner Home Video 2012

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Summary: A young blade runner's discovery of a long buried secret leads him to track down former blade runner Rick Deckard, who's been missing for thirty years.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Bros. Home Entertainment 2018

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1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD BLA

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2 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Bl

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Blade 2018

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1 available in Science Fiction DVDs, Call number: DVD SCI-FI BLA

Summary: From basketball dreams and family fiascos to first crushes and new neighborhoods, this anthology, written by award-winning children's authors, celebrates the uniqueness and universality in all of us.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown 2017

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC FLY

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