Summary: A reference to the medicinal plants and herbs of eastern and central North America includes specific remedies for asthma, headaches, colds, stomachaches, depression, and many other common ailments.
Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2014
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 581.634 FOS
Summary: Before formal science enabled a systematic approach to medicine, healers used plants to alleviate pain, ease the symptoms of diseases, and treat complaints of every kind. Today, people still use medicinal plants, in traditional roles or as building blocks for new research and innovative drugs. Featuring 350 full-color photographs, botanical drawings, and maps, this book is based on the work of...
Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic Society 2006
Copies Available at Fife Lake1 available in Adult, Call number: 581 Foste
Summary: A resource organized by body system lists the key herbal remedies available, their uses, and cautionary advice, in a book that includes full-color photos, a glossary and several thematic indexes.
Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2010
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 615.3 JOH
Contents: As Adam early in the morning / Ned Rorem ; [text by] Walt Whitman (Rutenberg) (1:40) -- Ah! may the red rose live alway / Stephen Foster (Ungar, Mason, Alpher) (5:19) -- Shenandoah / arr. Roger Ames (Guzelimian) (2:46) -- Beautiful dreamer / Stephen Foster (Ungar, Mason, Alpher) (3:53) -- Danny Deever / Walter Damrosch ; [text by] Rudyard Kipling (Guzelimian) (3:45) -- Roses of Picardy / Haydn...
Format: sound recording-musical
Publisher / Publication Date: Angel 2005
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD VOCAL HAM
Summary: When two fathers find themselves out of work, they decide to start a day care center. When their business starts to take off, the head of a competing prestigious children's academy tries, with hilarious results, to put them out of business.
Format: moving image
Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment 2003
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY DAD
Copies Available at Fife Lake1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD DAD
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...
Publisher / Publication Date: Opus Books 2014