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Escott, Paul D.

Summary: "Throughout the Civil War, newspaper headlines and stories repeatedly asked some variation of the question posed by the New York Times in 1862, "What shall we do with the negro?" The future status of African Americans was a pressing issue for both those in the North and in the South. Consulting a broad range of contemporary newspapers, magazines, books, army records, government documents,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University of Virginia Press 2009

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 973.7092 ESC

Summary: A disfigured man befriends the children in a rural area, but the adults are mistrustful of the stranger.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Feature Films for Families [distributor] 2003

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1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD Family Rigoletto 2003

Summary: The Teacher From the Black Lagoon (a young boy thinks his new teacher is a monster); The Librarian From the Black Lagoon (a trip to the library has the kids ready for anything); The Gym Teacher From the Black Lagoon (is the new gym teacher really a monster?); and Shrinking Violet (a little girl has to overcome her shyness, when she must perform in the school play!).

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2010

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1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV TEA

Summary: In this Christmas drama, a young widow trying to raise a son by working as a comparison shopper gets a handsome toy salesman fired, and a romantic triangle ensues.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Westlake Entertainment Group 2005

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1 available in Romance DVDs, Call number: DVD ROMANCE HOL

Summary: In the year 44 B.C., Julius Caesar has been assassinated and civil war threatens to destroy the Republic. In the void left by Caesar's demise, egos clash and numerous players jockey for position. The brutally ambitious Mark Antony attempts to solidify his power, aligning himself with Atia, but coming to blows with her cunning son Octavian, who has been anointed in Caesar's will as his only son...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: HBO Home Video 2007

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1 available in Television Series and Box Set DVDs, Call number: DVD TV ROM

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Summary: A collection of top-selected mystery writing from the past year is culled from a variety of respected sources and offers insight into evolving genre trends.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2018

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Summary: Calvin never wanted to take over the family business, a barbershop on the south side of Chicago. One morning he decides to sell the shop to Lester. Calvin spends the day cutting heads at the shop, and starts to understand the importance of the legacy left to him. Calvin learns to appreciate his barber friends, and discovers that the place where they work is more than just a place to get a...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: MGM Home Entertainment 2003

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

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Barber 2002

Summary: Bruce Nolan is a discontented TV reporter who believes the entire universe is stacked against him. After a bad day, Bruce flies into a rage and blames God for making his life so miserable. God responds by endowing Bruce with all of His divine powers and challenges him to take on "The Big Job" to see if he can do it any better.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal 2003

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Summary: The Grand Budapest Hotel recounts the adventures of M. Gustave (Ralph Fiennes), a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel between the wars, and Zero Moustafa (Tony Revolori), the lobby boy who becomes his most trusted friend. Acting as a kind of father figure, M. Gustave leads the resourceful Zero on a journey that involves the theft and recovery of a priceless Renaissance painting; the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Opus Books 2014

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Summary: U.S. Navy SEAL Chris Kyle is sent to Iraq with only one mission: to protect his brothers-in-arms. His pinpoint accuracy saves countless lives on the battlefield. However, his reputation is also growing behind enemy lines, putting a price on his head and making him a prime target of insurgents. He is also facing a different kind of battle on the home front: striving to be a good husband and...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2015

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

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

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

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

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

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie American 2015

Scott, Paul

Summary: The decline of British power in India in its last two years of Imperial rule.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Morrow 1975

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SCO

Scott, Paul.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: A. & C. Black 2001

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 738.15 SCO

Summary: Bruce Nolan is a discontented TV reporter who believes the entire universe is stacked against him. After a bad day, Bruce flies into a rage and blames God for making his life so miserable. God responds by endowing Bruce with all of His divine powers and challenges him to take on "The Big Job" to see if he can do it any better.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal 2003

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2 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD BRU
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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Bruce 2003

Scott, Paul.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Collins 2008

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 787.87193 SCO

Scott, Paul

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University of Chicago Press 1998

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SCOTT

Babul, Denna D.

Summary: "Drawing on interviews with over 5000 women who became fatherless due to death, divorce, neglect, and outright abandonment, the authors have found that fatherless daughters tend to push their emotions underground. These issues in turn become distinct patterns in their relationships as adult women and they often can't figure out why. Delivered with compassion and expertise, this book allows...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Avery 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 306.8 BAB

D Raye G DePaul

Format: notated music

Publisher / Publication Date: Leeds Music 1942

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1 available in Sheet Music, Call number: SHM

Wescott, Lynanne.

Summary: "An Eastern Acorn Press book"--T.p. verso.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: H.N. Abrams 1983

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 629.13 WES

Scott, Paul

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University of Chicago Press 1998

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SCO

Summary: Fired from his telecom job, Adam Cassidy is forced by company CEO Nicolas Wyatt to infiltrate Wyatt's longtime rival's company to steal trade secrets. Soon, Adam realizes that he's caught between two ruthless players who will stop at nothing to win. But, desperate to win over an Ivy League beauty and help his blue-collar father, Adam risks everything in a dangerous race against time.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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

Summary: A collection of tales which range from comic to tragic, but most often having a wicked sense of humor and filled with unexpected twists.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: CBS DVD 2006

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2 available in Television Series and Box Set DVDs, Call number: DVD TV TWI

Bell-Scott, Patricia.

Summary: Describes the unlikely friendship between First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt and Pauli Murray, a granddaughter of a mixed race slave and a lesbian, who became a lawyer and civil rights pioneer, and the important work they each did for justice and freedom.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2016

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 973.917 BEL

Summary: The beautiful and kindhearted princess Snow White charms every creature in the kingdom except one, the Queen, her jealous stepmother. When the Magic Mirror proclaims Snow White as the fairest one of all, she must flee into the forest. There, she befriends the lovable seven dwarfs, Doc, Sneezy, Grumpy, Happy, Bashful, Sleepy and Dopey. The Queen finds Snow White and tricks her with an enchanted...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Buena Vista Entertainment, Inc. 2016

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

Summary: Two 1980s' feature films about Eddie Wilson, whose car took a dive off a Jersey bridge with the troubled rock idol at the wheel. His body was never found.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment 2008

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