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Eire, Carlos M. N.

Summary: A survivor of the Cuban Revolution recounts his pre-war childhood as the religiously devout son of a judge, and describes the conflict's violent and irrevocable impact on his friends, family, and native home.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Free Press 2003

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Summary: Sixty-one years ago, the United States and Japanese armies met on Iwo Jima. Decades later, hundreds of letters are unearthed from that stark island's soil. The letters give faces and voices to the men who fought there, as well as the extraordinary general who led them. Leading the defense is Lt. General Tadamichi Kuribayashi. With little defense other than sheer will and the volcanic rock of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2007

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

Caron, Claude

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Familles Caron d'Amérique 1989

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R-GEN 929.2 CAR

Crawford, Arlo.

Summary: "An intimate, gorgeously observed memoir about family and farming that forms a powerful lesson in the hard-earned risks that make life worth living. The summer he was thirty-one, Arlo Crawford returned home for the summer harvest at New Morning Farm--seventy-five acres tucked in a hollow in south-central Pennsylvania where his parents had been growing organic vegetables for almost forty years....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt & Co 2014

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Collier, Gaydell M.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: High Plains Press 2011

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 978.795 COL

Summary: Peanuts, Charles Schulz's beloved comic strip, has given the world a cast of characters for the ages--Charlie Brown, Snoopy, and Lucy among them. Here, in an unprecedented collection of thirty-two essays, artists and writers ranging from Ann Patchett to Chris Ware consider the deeper truths of Peanuts, its influence on their lives and on the culture more broadly, and the lessons it can teach us...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The Library of America 2019

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 741.5973 PEA

Andersen, M. J.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Dunne Books 2005

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 977 AND

Summary: Get ready for an awesome adventure of a lifetime in Monte Carlo! Grace, a high-spirited high school grad looking forward to a vacation in Paris with her best friend Emma and stepsister Meg. Just as the girls think their trip is ruined when their hyperactive tour guide leaves them behind, Grace is mistaken for a wealthy socialite and the trio is whisked away to Monte Carlo for a thrilling week...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 2011

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Monte 2011

Lindwall, Richard.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Haynes Pub. Group 1995

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 629.2 GEN

Herrington, Lisa M.

Summary: "Introduces the reader to what a cavity is, how to prevent them, and what happens when you get one"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2015

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 617.6 HER

Grange, Emma

Summary: "Meet some very special Marvel Super Heroes. Captain Marvel is brave. Moon Girl has big dreams. Hawkeye likes new challenges, and Black Panther protects people. Super Heroes come from different worlds, but what unites them all is fighting for good. Find out what it takes to be a hero!" --

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Publishing, a Division of Penguin Random House 2020

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE GRA

Chappel, Bernice M.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Great Lakes Books 1981

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 977.4 CHA

De Sève, Randall

Summary: "A young boy has his heart set on a brand-new toy fire truck, so he is disappointed when he gets his grandfather's rusty old fire truck, Red, instead. But working together, the boy and his grandfather patch Red right up while Grandpa tells his grandson all about the adventures he had with Red when he was a boy"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar Straus Giroux 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE DES

Lowry, Jackson

Summary: "Before he was a world-famous Western artist, Charles M. ©Ø⁰₋Charlie©Ø⁰₊ Russell was a horse wrangler on a ranch in Montana during the worst winter in that state's history. The danger of freezing to death while riding for the brand isn't the only threat Russell has to face, however. A ruthless band of rustlers is sweeping the range of cattle, and a beautiful but trouble-making rancher's...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2021

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Schulz, Charles M. (Charles Monroe)

Summary: Collects essays, speeches, and articles by the creator of "Peanuts," discussing his education, artwork, philosophy, and feelings about life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University Press of Mississippi 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 SCHULZ, CHARLES Schulz

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University Press of Mississippi 2000

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 SCHULZ, CHARLES Inge

Michaelis, David.

Summary: A portrait of the late creator of the "Peanuts" comic strip evaluates how his career was shaped by his midwestern working-class origins, family losses, and wartime experiences, offering insight into how familiar storylines closely reflected Schulz's private life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2007

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 741.5092 MIC

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 SCHULZ, CHARLES Michaelis

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 Schulz

Michaelis, David.

Summary: A portrait of the late creator of the "Peanuts" comic strip evaluates how his career was shaped by his midwestern working-class origins, family losses, and wartime experiences, offering insight into how familiar storylines closely reflected Schulz's private life.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Audio 2007

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 921 SCHULZ, CHARLES M. MIC

Summary: An elegy of exile and an epic immersion into the world of rural Italy during the Mussolini years, Francesco Rosi's sublime adaptation of the memoirs of the painter, physician, and political activist Carlo Levi brings a monument of twentieth-century autobiography to the screen with quiet grace and solemn beauty. Banished to a desolate southern town for his anti-Fascist views, the worldly Levi...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

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

Gage, Eleni N.

1 hold on 1 copy

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2005

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 949.53 GAGE, Eleani GAG

Nielsen, Larry A.

Summary: "In 'Nature's Allies', Larry Nielsen profiles the lives of eight pioneers-- John Muir, Ding Darling, Aldo Leopold, Rachel Carson, Chico Mendes, Billy Frank Jr., Wangari Maathai, and Gro Harlem Brundtland-- all individuals from modest backgrounds who have influenced the course of conservation over the past century, showing us better ways to live in balance with nauture. Some famous and some...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Island Press 2017

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Amos, Carol B.

Summary: H.O.P.E. for the Alzheimer’s Journey equips Alzheimer’s caregivers with knowledge, tools, and advice for their difficult road ahead. The concepts are conveyed in an open, honest, and creative manner using original family email communications from Carol B. Amos’s own journey. Carol also introduces The Caregiving Principle™ : a simple approach that provides a deeper understanding of a person with...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Morgan James Publishing 2019

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 618.97 AMO

Moorehead, Caroline

Summary: Mussolini was not only ruthless- he was subtle and manipulative. Black-shirted thugs did his dirty work for him- arson, murder, destruction of homes and offices, bribes, intimidation and the forcible administration of castor oil. His opponents - including editors, publishers, union representatives, lawyers and judges - were beaten into submission. But the tide turned in 1924 when his assassins...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 920 MOO

Kleiss, N. Jack

Summary: 75 years ago, one daring American pilot may have changed the course of history when he struck and sank two Japanese carriers at the Battle of Midway. Now, legendary dive-bomber "Dusty" Kleiss shares his unforgettable eyewitness account of America's greatest naval victory.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 KLEISS, N. JACK KLE

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 940.54 KLE

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