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Fisher, David

Summary: How did Davy Crockett save President Jackson's life only to end up dying at the Alamo? Was the Lone Ranger based on a real lawman -- and was he African American? What amazing detective work led to the capture of Black Bart, the "gentleman bandit" and one of the West's most famous stagecoach robbers? Did Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid really die in a hail of bullets in South America?...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Company 2015

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 978 FIS

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 978 Fisher 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 978 Ore

Fisher, David

Summary: The American Revolution was not inevitable, nor was it a unanimous cause. It pitted neighbors against one another, as loyalists and colonial rebels faced off for their lives and futures. Through the remarkable lives of the first Americans, this book reveals the contentious arguments that turned friends into foes and the land into a war zone. From the riots over a child's murder that led to the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Company 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.3 FIS

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 973.3 FIS

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.3 FIS

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 973.3 Fisher 2016

Fisher, David

Summary: "From the birth of the Republican Party to the Confederacy's first convention, the Underground Railroad to the Emancipation Proclamation, the Battle of Gettysburg to the assassination of Abraham Lincoln, Bill O'Reilly's Legends and Lies: The Civil War reveals the amazing and often little known stories behind the battle lines of America's bloodiest war and debunks the myths that surround its...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Company 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.7 FIS

Fisher, David

Summary: "In this one-step-ahead-of-the-headlines thriller, a reporter races to uncover a conspiracy when he learns that the post-Trump president elected to heal the nation has more sinister plans. In a post-Trump world, a relatively unknown candidate, Ian Wrightman, is elected president to heal a nation frayed by years of extreme partisanship. When a series of coordinated terrorist attacks rock the...

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Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2021

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Read, Anthony.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton 1993

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.5421 REA

Abrams, Dan

Summary: The true story of Abraham Lincoln's last murder trial, a case in which he had a deep personal involvement--and which played out in the nation's newspapers as he began his presidential campaign. At the end of the summer of 1859, twenty-two-year-old Peachy Quinn Harrison went on trial for murder in Springfield, Illinois. Abraham Lincoln, who had been involved in more than three thousand...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hanover Square Press 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.7 ABR

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1 available in Adult, Call number: B LINCOLN ABR

Chopra, Sanjiv.

Summary: Today we're barraged by a never-ending array of conflicting medical advice. Learn how to tell the difference between true medical news and irrelevant media hype.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Press 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 616 CHO

Joey.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thunder's Mouth Press 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 364.1523 JOE

Pol, Jan

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: "The star of The Incredible Dr. Pol shares his amusing, and often poignant, tales from his four decades as a vet in rural Michigan. Dr. Jan Pol is not your typical veterinarian. Born and raised the in Netherlands on a dairy farm, he is the star of Nat Geo Wild's hit show The Incredible Dr. Pol and has been treating animals in rural Michigan since the 1970s. Dr. Pol's more than 20,000 patients...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Adult, Call number: B POL POL

Radomski, Kirk.

Summary: Radomski, a former New York Mets employee, pleaded guilty to distributing anabolic steroids to dozens of major league players between 1995 and 2005. Since cooperating with baseball's steroids investigation, Radomski breaks his silence on life in the Major Leagues.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hudson Street Press 2009

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796.357 RAD

Summary: Doctor Who, travels with his intergalactic sidekick, Romana, while they comb the universe for the six segments of the powerful Key to Time.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: BBC Video 2002

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

Summary: In Season 2, Lyra follows Lord Asriel into the mysterious abandoned city Cittagazze while Mrs. Coulter continues to search for her.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Copies Available at East Bay

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

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

Summary: The Doctor and Romana decide to forego Brighton beach and take a much-needed holiday on the pleasure planet of Argolis. Ravaged decades before by an interstellar war, Argolis now hosts the Leisure Hive - an ideal retreat for tourists from all over.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: CBS Fox Video 2005

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

Shatner, William

Summary: "William Shatner's personal tribute to his longtime friend and Star Trek co-star, Leonard Nimoy"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Dunne Books, St. Martin's Press 2016

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1 available in Adult, Call number: B NIMOY SHA

Abrams, Dan

1 hold on 3 copies

Summary: Examines the story behind the bizarre trial of Jack Ruby, a Dallas nightclub owner who murdered Lee Harvey Oswald, the accused assassin of President John F. Kennedy, live on national television.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hanover Square Press 2021

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973 ABR

Abrams, Dan

Summary: Theodore Roosevelt, the boisterous and mostly beloved legendary American hero, had accused his former friend and ally, now turned rival William Barnes of political corruption. Furious, Barnes responded by suing Roosevelt for an enormous sum that could have financially devastated him. In May, 1915, more than fifty newspapers sent reporters to cover the trial. Accounts from inside and outside the...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Hanover Square Press 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 345.73 ABR

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 345.73 ABR

Escobar Gaviria, Roberto.

Summary: Soon to be a major motion picture directed by Oliver Stone, "The Accountant's Story"--written by the surviving brother and chief accountant of infamous drug kingpin Pablo Escobar--tells the inside story of the Medelln Drug Cartel.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grand Central Pub. 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 364 ESC

Joey.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thunder's Mouth Press 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 364.1523 JOE

Summary: On the planet Chloris, metal is scarce, and without metal for tools, it is impossible to keep the planet's fecund jungle under control. When the TARDIS is forced to make an emergency landing on Chloris, the Doctor is captured by the power-hungry Lady Adrasta, who controls the very last metal mine on the planet, holding onto power through her Huntsmen and Wolfweeds. Romana is taken prisoner by...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: BBC Worldwide Americas 2010

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

Abrams, Dan

Summary: History remembers John Adams as a Founding Father and our country's second president. But in the tense years before the American Revolution, he was still just a lawyer, fighting for justice in one of the most explosive murder trials of the era. On the night of March 5, 1770, shots were fired by British soldiers on the streets of Boston, killing five civilians. The Boston Massacre has often been...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hanover Square Press, with Harlequin Books 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.3 ABR

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.3 ABR

Abrams, Dan

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: At the end of the summer of 1859, twenty-two-year-old Peachy Quinn Harrison went on trial for murder in Springfield, Illinois. Abraham Lincoln was hired to defend him. This was to be his last great case as a lawyer. The case posed painful personal challenges for Lincoln. The murder victim had trained for the law in his office, and Lincoln had been his friend and his mentor. His accused killer,...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Harlequin Audio 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 973.7 ABR

Shatner, William.

Summary: A portrait of the "Star Trek" celebrity's career and personal life describes his early acting jobs, his non-Star Trek roles, and the part that his alter ego, Captain Kirk, has played in influencing pop culture as well as his own sense of self.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2008

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: 791.4502 SHA

Summary: Mel is a free-thinking musician. When he meets Ginger, an uptight biologist, and asks her to be his new roommate, it will change both of their lives forever.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Screen Media Films 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Kampe, Adam.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: National Endowment for the Arts 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 813 KAM

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