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Balfour, Barbara

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: Provides information on accommodations, restaurants, sights, shopping, nightlife, and outdoor activities.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Fodor's Travel 2015

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Hospodar, George

Summary: "This trip resulted in their first book, Reflection on America's Great Loop, a personal, light-hearted, real-life account of the couple's travels while circumnavigating the waters of the United States and Canada. Their newest book, The Great Loop Experience--from Concept to Completion, is a comprehensive guide written to help others plan, prepare, and successfully execute their own Great Loop...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Atlantic Publishing Group, Inc. 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917 NOR

Sainsbury, Brendan

Summary: From snowcapped mountains and pristine valleys to shimmering lakes and glittering glaciers, few places on Earth can match Banff, Jasper and Glacier when it comes to sky-topping scenery. Oliver Berry, Lonely Planet Writer Our Promise You can trust our travel information because Lonely Planet authors visit the places we write about, each and every edition. We never accept freebies for positive...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Lonely Planet Publications Pty Ltd 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917 NAT

Faruqi, Reem

Summary: Now that she is ten, Lailah is delighted that she can fast during the month of Ramadan like her family and her friends in Abu Dhabi, but finding a way to explain to her teacher and classmates in Atlanta is a challenge until she gets some good advice from the librarian, Mrs. Carman.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tilbury House Publishers 2015

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FAR

Nic Dhiarmada, Bríona

Summary: One hundred years ago, during Easter Week, 1916, rebel Irish leaders and their followers staged an armed uprising in the city of Dublin in an attempt to overthrow British rule and create an autonomous Irish republic. One week later, their rebellion ruthlessly quashed by British forces, the surviving insurgents were jailed and many of their leaders quickly executed. Though their rebellion had...

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Publisher / Publication Date: University of Notre Dame Press 2016

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 941.5 NIC

Kimantas, John.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Whitecap 2005

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 797.122 KIM

Hempstead, Andrew

Summary: Canada resident and avid outdoorsman Andrew Hempstead offers his firsthand advice on experiencing the Canadian Rockies, from rafting on the Bow River and hiking Lake O'Hara to staying in a remote log cabin. Hempstead includes unique trip ideas, such as A Week Under the Stars and Exploring the Canadian Rockies with Children. Complete with details on escaping the crowds at Lake Louise, viewing...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Avalon Travel 2018

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Summary: Politicos award gangster Patsy Gargan a cushy job as a honcho at a woefully run boys reform school-- no experience necessary, no expectations, no problems. But firebrand Patsy runs up against plenty of problems. He sees something in the kids-- himself. He, too, was raised in the slums. And he decides to defy everyone to give the kids opportunities he never had. Yet all the good Patsy does could...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Turner Entertainment Co. 2008

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

Maxwell, Virginia

Summary: Lonely Planet Bali, Lombok & Nusa Tenggara is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Stand amongst the clouds on Gunung Rinjani, party all-night in Kuta, or experience the Gili Islands' phenomenal diving scene; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of Bali & Lombok and begin your journey now!

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Publisher / Publication Date: Lonely Planet Global Limited 2019

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 915.986 LON

Summary: Unlock mysteries and uncover lost history with the experts as they use yesteryear's technology to recreate five ancient engineering marvels and to discover what daily life was really like in these communities. Travel around the globe from China to Egypt and take a fresh, "hands-on" look at mankind's greatest cultures and civilizations.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: WGBH Boston Video 2008

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

Underwood, Deborah.

Summary: Discussion of the enigmatic human-like rock statues on Easter Island, their significance, and how they may have gotten there.

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Publisher / Publication Date: KidHaven Press/Thomson Gale 2005

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 996.18 UND

Girma, Lebawit Lily

Summary: Travel writer, photographer, and Belize expert Lebawit Lily Girma shares the best ways to experience these stunning islands. Girma offers a range of interesting activities for every traveler—whether they’re avid snorkelers, beach bums, aspiring divers, honeymooners, or simply on a budget—as well as unique features like an underwater guide to exploring the sea life of Belize. Packed with...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Avalon Travel 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.2 BEL

Behrens, Ken.

Summary: Seawatching is the challenging act of identifying waterbirds in flight. Since more than one hundred different species can fly past an observation point, often at great speed or in tightly packed, mixed-species flocks, identification of these distant shapes can be a mystery. The keys to the mystery—the subtle traits that unlock the identity of flying waterbirds, be it wingbeat cadence,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2013

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Wiencek, Henry.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Stewart, Tabori & Chang 1989

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.4 WIE

Summary: Blind prophets of Easter Island: Since the Polynesian island's discovery in 1722, the lost, ancient civilization of Easter Island has left a baffling legacy of riddles. Jacques Cousteau and the Calypso crew undertake land and underwater explorations and interview leading experts. Among the questions they tackle: who created the ancient, once-revered giant stone figures? Why do volcanic rock...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video [distributor] 2005

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Brash, Celeste.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Lonely Planet 2011

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 910 TRAVEL CANADA

Lach, Pamela A.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Bryce-Waterton Publications 1988

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 977.49 LAC

Alexander, Jeff

Summary: "The St. Lawrence Seaway was considered one of the world's greatest engineering achievements when it opened in 1959. The $1 billion project-a series of locks, canals, and dams that tamed the ferocious St. Lawrence River-opened the Great Lakes to the global shipping industry. Linking ports on lakes Superior, Michigan, Huron, Erie, and Ontario to shipping hubs on the world's seven seas increased...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Michigan State University Press 2009

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 577.63 ALE

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 577.63 Alexander 2009

Yogerst, Joseph R.

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Summary: "This beautifully illustrated guide from National Geographic reveals 500 of the best tent, cabin, glamping, and RV campgrounds-including opening dates, booking information, activity recommendations, and more-in all 50 states and Canada"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2022

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796.54 YOG

Hempstead, Andrew

Summary: Travel writer and Canada expert Andrew Hempstead offers unique insight into this historic corner of the North American coast, from swimming in the warm waters of Northumberland Strait to exploring bustling downtown Moncton and its lively nightclubs. Hempstead includes unique trip strategies that connect with travelers’ specific interests, such as Rugged Atlantic Canada—an outdoors-oriented...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Avalon Travel 2015

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Ohlsen, Becky

Summary: Details the attractions, national parks, restaurants, accommodations, outdoor activities, and local history of Washington, Oregon, and Vancouver, British Columbia.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Lonely Planet Global Limited 2020

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.9504 LON

Summary: Lonely Planet's Iceland's Ring Road is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Watch luminous blue icebergs drift serenely through the Jokulsarlon lagoon on their way out to sea, explore Reykjavik's culture and coffeehouses, and catch puffins playing on black sand beaches on the less-visited east coast - all with your...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lonely Planet 2019

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 914.912 LON

Calcaterra, Regina

Summary: A tenacious lawyer, state official, and activist recounts her childhood in foster homes and on the streets with her four siblings, revealing a life of horrible abuse in the shadows between Manhattan and the Hamptons.

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Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 CALCATERRA, REGINA CAL

Summary: On Easter Monday 1916, a small group of Irish rebels took on the might of the British Empire. Although defeated militarily, the men and women of the Easter Rising would soon win a moral victory, with their actions leading to the creation of an independent Irish State and contributing to the eventual disintegration of the British Empire. They have inspired countless freedom struggles throughout...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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

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