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Dorman, Jacob S.

Summary: "How the circuses, dance halls, and midways of the Gilded Age provided the cultural ferment and freedom that led to the creation of the Black Muslim movement in America"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Beacon Press 2020

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 297.8 DOR

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: Among the most fascinating chapters of film history is that of the so-called "race films" that flourished in the 1920s -'40s. Unlike the "black cast" films produced within the Hollywood studio system, these films not only starred African Americans but were funded, written, produced, edited, distributed, and often exhibited by people of color. Entrepreneurial filmmakers built an industry apart...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC PIO
1 available in Sight & Sound Print Material, Call number: SSC DVD DOC PIO

Summary: A Park Avenue snob gives a dinner party for a visiting English peer. Little does she realize that her shipping magnate husband is bankrupt and that her daughter is having an affair with an older man.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Turner Entertainment 2005

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2 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY DIN

Summary: National Velvet: A determined girl and boy and a spirited thoroughbred horse join forces to attain the seemingly impossible dream of winning the Grand National Steeplechase.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2006

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1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD FAMILY NAT

Summary: At the start of World War I, German imperial troops burn down a mission in Africa. The mission's clergyman was so overtaken with disappointment that he passes away. Shortly after his well-educated, snooty sister Rose buries her brother, she must leave on the only available transport, the 'African Queen' steamboat. The boat is manned by the ill-mannered bachelor, Charlie. Together they embark on...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount 2010

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

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Colfer, Chris

Summary: An illustrated nursery rhyme and fairy tale collection features the classic tales that Alex and Conner fall into in the Land of Stories series.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 398 COL

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 398 COL

Summary: "With the Army of the Dead--led by the Night King, his White Walkers and an undead dragon--bearing down on Jon and Dany and their combined forces, a denouement eight seasons in the making will be reached, answering a myriad of questions surrounding the fate of the series' protagonists. Meanwhile, Jon's true identity promises to undermine Dany's claim to the Iron Throne...and, or course, Cersei...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD GAM

Copies Available at Woodmere

4 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV GAM

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD TV Ga 8

Summary: Manhattan melodrama: Two brothers, orphaned by a steamship disaster, grow up on different sides of the law. Evelyn Prentice: A woman, hurt by the inattention of her lawyer husband, begins a flirtation of her own, with disastrous consequences. Double wedding: A romantic comedy featuring Powell as a Bohemian artist who becomes involved with a would-be actress and her uptight, domineering sister....

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Turner Entertainment Co. 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: A man pretends he's crazy to delay his wife's divorce proceedings.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Warner Home Video 2007

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

Hacker, Jacob S.

Summary: "A groundbreaking account of how the dangerous alliance of right-wing plutocrats and populists threatens the very pillars of American democracy. We often assume that the Republican Party is divided between a tax-cutting old guard and a white-nationalist vanguard-and that with Donald Trump's ascendance, the upstarts are winning. Yet as New York Times best-selling authors Jacob S. Hacker and Paul...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Liveright Publishing Corporation 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 320.52 HAC

Jacob, Levi S.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Silverdale 2000

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 296 jud

Contents: Rolling In The Deep (3:48) -- Grenade (3:41) -- Firework (3:44) -- Moves Like Jagger (3:21) -- Super Bass (3:22) -- What's My Name? (3:51) -- Work Out (3:46) -- You And I (4:07) -- Pumped Up Kicks (3:31) -- Scary Monsters And Nice Sprites (3:17) -- Paradise (Radio Edit) (4:38) -- Walk (4:16) -- If I Die Young (3:35) -- The Cave (3:37) -- Holocene (4:19) -- Just A Kiss (3:37) -- Mean (3:57) --...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: NARAS Grammy Nominees / Republic 2012

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Hacker, Jacob S.

Summary: We are witnessing a massive transfer of economic risk from broad structures of insurance onto the fragile balance sheets of American families. This text explains the causes and consequences of 'The Great Risk Shift' and what can be done to reverse it.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Oxford University Press 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 330.973 HAC

Summary: Bumped from a flight back to Los Angeles and his life, Mikey returns to his childhood home, a cluttered Manhattan loft presided over by his bohemian parents. His mother tells him he may stay as long as he wants. What begins as a respite from adult responsibility becomes a premature mid-life crisis. Re-installed in a house saturated with two generations of bric-a-brac evoking days gone by, Mikey...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Kino International Corp. 2009

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

1 hold on 5 copies

Summary: As the season begins, encouraged by the Red Wedding slaughter in the Riverlands that wiped out many of their Stark nemeses, the Lannisters' hold on the Iron Throne remains intact. But can they survive their own egos as well as new and ongoing threats from the south, north and east?

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD GAM RATED R

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD TV Ga 4

Summary: God lives in human form as a cynical writer with his young opinionated daughter in present day Brussels, Belgium. She concludes that her dad is doing a terrible job and decides to rewrite the world, which leaves God angry, powerless and adamant to get his power back.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in TC Film Fest DVDs, Call number: DVD TCFF BRA

Summary: In 1987, five young men, using brutally honest rhymes and hardcore beats, put their frustration and anger about life in the most dangerous place in America into the most powerful weapon they had: their music. Taking viewers back to where it all began, the film tells the true story of how these cultural rebels-armed only with their lyrics, swagger, bravado and raw talent-stood up to the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: In northern Albania a teenage brother and sister are physically and emotionally trapped in a cycle of violence, a result of their father's entanglement with a rival clan over a piece of land.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: The Criterion Collection 2012

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2 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN FOR

Summary: Cornelius, Zira and Dr. Milo, three apes from the future, escape from their planet as it is being destroyed and land on 20th century Earth where they are taken to the Los Angeles Zoo for examination. When Zira reveals their ability to speak to a psychologist, the apes are treated as curiosities. However, when the U.S. government begins to believe their story that the Earth will eventually be...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: He has the appearance and manner of the king, yet he's really a lookalike ... and on his shoulders rests all hope of foiling a blackguard's plot to usurp the throne. Adventure, pageantry and royal intrigue are forged at sword point.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Warner Home Video 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD GAM

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD GAM RATED R

Copies Available at Woodmere

4 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV GAM

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD TV Ga 7

Gorman, Jack M.

Summary: An informative and easily accessible source of information about all the psychiatric medications available today, including antidepressants, tranquilizers, and antipsychotics, encompasses their uses, side effects, cost, dosage, and more, teaching consumers to take an active role in their mental health.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Griffin 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 615.788 GOR

Summary: Detective Superintendent Stella Gibson is a steely detective on the trail of a serial killer stalking the streets of Belfast.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: Three years after Noah's shocking admission of guilt at the murder trial of Scott Lockhart, he attempts to restart his life, but the damage wrought by his past decisions has made him a ghost of his former self. Alison has been raising daughter Joanie alongside Cole and Luisa in Montauk, but Alison's past continues to rear its ugly head as Cole and Luisa attempt to build their own future.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

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