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Ford, Richard T. (Richard Thompson)

5 holds on 2 copies

Summary: A law professor and cultural critic offers an eye-opening exploration of the laws of fashion throughout history, from the middle ages to the present day, examining the canons, mores and customs of clothing rules that we often take for granted.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2021

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 391.009 Ford 2021

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: Collects the original broadcast episodes from the fourth season of Star trek, the next generation. Picking up decades after Gene Roddenberry's original, it follows the intergalactic adventures of Captain Jean-Luc Picard and his crew aboard an all-new USS Enterprise.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount Home Entertainment 2002

Rinhart, Floyd.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ohio State University Press 1999

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 770 RIN

Summary: Five films and made-for-TV movies by director Alan Clarke, and a postumous documentary.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Blue Underground 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: Starship troopers: Charts the lives of elite members of the Mobile Infantry, a corps of dedicated young men and women soldiers fighting side by side in the ultimate intergalactic war ... the battle to save humankind. The enemy is mysterious and incredibly powerful with only one mission: survival of their species no matter what the human cost.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Thompson, Barbara Rickerd

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thompson 1980

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R-Gen 929.2 RICKERD Thompson

Summary: The newly regenerated Doctor and his companion, Clara, travel across time and space.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: [Publisher not identified] 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Ford, Richard

Summary: A landmark new collection of stories from Richard Ford that showcases his brilliance, sensitivity, and trademark wit and candor.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Audio 2020

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD Fiction Ford 2020

Ford, Richard

Summary: In 1956, Dell Parsons' family came to a stop in Great Falls, Montana, the way many military families did after the war. His father, Bev, was a talkative airman from Alabama with an optimistic and easy-scheming nature. Their mother Neeva - shy, artistic - was alienated from their father's small-town world. It was more bad instincts and bad luck that Dell's parents decided to rob the bank. They...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2012

Ford, Richard

Summary: Like most people Frank Bascombe of New Jersey, a divorced realtor, has plans for the Fourth of July weekend: find a new home for a client, see his semi-girlfriend and take his son to a sports hall of fame. Instead, one disappointment follows another, but he takes them in his stride--philosophically. By the author of The Sportswriter.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: A.A. Knopf 1996

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FOR

Ford, Richard

Summary: The pursuits of an ignorant Southerner and a law student, who meet en route to an Arkansas river island hideaway, begin to interweave, with explosive consequences.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Books 1985

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FOR

Ford, Richard

Summary: A new collection of stories about memory, love and loss.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Audiobook on MP3 CD, Call number: MP3CD FIC FOR

Ford, Richard

Summary: Author Richard Ford illuminated the zeitgeist of an entire generation through the divinings and wit of his now-famous literary chronicler, Frank Bascombe. Here, in Let Me Be Frank With You, Ford returns with four deftly linked stories narrated by the iconic Bascombe. Now sixty-eight, and again ensconced in the well defended New Jersey suburb of Haddam, Bascombe has thrived -- seemingly if not...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA FIC FOR

Ford, Richard

Contents: Privacy -- Quality time -- Calling -- Reunion -- Puppy -- Crèche -- Under the radar -- Dominion -- Charity -- Abyss.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 2002

Ford, Richard

Summary: A sixteen-year-old boy faces adulthood in a small Montana town, observing love, marriage, adultery, the working life, and unemployment.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grove Press 1990

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FOR

Ford, Richard

Summary: After his parents are arrested and imprisoned for robbing a bank, fifteen-year-old Dell Parsons is taken in by Arthur Remlinger who, unbeknownst to Dell, is hiding a dark and violent nature that interferes with Dell's quest to find grace and peace on the prairie of Saskatchewan.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ecco 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FOR

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Ford 2012

Ford, Richard

Summary: In the fall of 2000, with the results of the presidential election still hanging in the balance, Frank Bascombe confronts the perils of Thanksgiving as he contends with health, marital, and family issues and works as a realtor at the Jersey shore.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FOR

Ford, Richard

Summary: "A woman and man, parted a quarter of a century, reunite in a bar in New Orleans as the St Patrick's Day parade goes by. A divorced suburban dad helps his daughter pick out a card for her friend who's moving away. A group of friends in late middle age, all once promising, reunite for dinner when one of their number loses her husband, but the gathering splinters when bitter revelations about...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: ECCO 2020

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC FOR

Ford, Richard.

Summary: "First, I'll tell about the robbery our parents committed. Then about the murders, which happened later." Then fifteen-year-old Dell Parsons' parents rob a bank, his sense of normal life is forever altered. In an instant, this private cataclysm drives his life into before and after, a threshold that can never be uncrossed. His parents' arrest and imprisonment mean a threatening and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2012

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Ford, Richard

Summary: A stirring narrative of memory and parental love, Richard Ford tells of his mother, Edna, a feisty Catholic girl with a difficult past, and his father, Parker, a sweet-natured soft-spoken traveling salesman, both born at the turn of the twentieth century in rural Arkansas. For Ford, the questions of what his parents dreamed of and how they loved each other and him became a striking portrait of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2017

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: 920 FOR

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: B FORD FOR

Ford, Richard

Summary: In 1956, Dell Parsons' family came to a stop in Great Falls, Montana, the way many military families did after the war. His father, Bev, was a talkative airman from Alabama with an optimistic and easy-scheming nature. Their mother Neeva - shy, artistic - was alienated from their father's small-town world. It was more bad instincts and bad luck that Dell's parents decided to rob the bank. They...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC FOR

Ford, Richard

Contents: Rock Springs -- Great Falls -- Sweethearts -- Children -- Going to the dogs -- Empire -- Winterkill -- Optimists -- Fireworks -- Communist.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atlantic Monthly Press 1987

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FOR

Ford, Richard

1 hold on 3 copies

Summary: Ford reinvents Bascombe in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy. In four richly luminous narratives, Bascombe attempts to reconcile, interpret and console a world undone by calamity. It is a moving and wondrous and extremely funny odyssey through the America people live in at this moment.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2014

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FOR

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FOR

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC FOR

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