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Dalrymple, William

Summary: In August 1756 the East India Company defeated the young Mughal emperor and forced him to establish in his richest provinces a new administration run by English merchants who collected taxes through means of a ruthless private army--what we would now call an act of involuntary privatization. The East India Company's founding charter authorized it to "wage war" and it had always used violence to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury Publishing 2019

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 940.3 DAL

1 hold on 7 copies

Summary: Based on historical events, this suspenseful thriller examines the infamous 1969 death of Mary Jo Kopechne, who drowned after Senator Ted Kennedy drove off a bridge on Chappaquiddick Island, and the moral and legal complexities that play out over the following week.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Lionsgate 2018

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

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

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

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

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

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Chappaquiddick 2018

Summary: The discovery of a bone and a rusty old gun send a husband and wife on separate adventures over the course of a weekend.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in TC Film Fest DVDs, Call number: DVD TCFF DIG

Summary: The Old West where a lone cowboy leads an uprising against a terror from beyond our world. 1873. Arizona Territory. A stranger with no memory of his past stumbles into the hard desert town of Absolution. The only hint to his history is a mysterious shackle that encircles one wrist. What he discovers is that the people of Absolution don't welcome strangers, and nobody makes a move on its streets...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Entertainment 2011

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

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Summary: You're three tracks into The Cost before you find a song, "The Rise," that opens with anything but singer Glen Hansard's voice as the first thing you hear. The beauty is, you're waiting for the voice, with its hints of Cat Stevens's tonality and its utterly distinct Irish lift. It's Hansard that provides the Frames with such a rising vibe, the sense of a band always lifting off, pressed higher...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Antidote UK 2006

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK FRA

Summary: Confirmed bachelor Don has just been dumped by his latest lover, Sherry. Don begins to resign himself to being alone and left to his own devices. However, he becomes compelled to reflect on his past when he receives a mysterious pink letter by mail. It is from an anonymous former lover and informs him that he has a 19-year-old son who may be looking for his father. Don is urged to investigate...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Entertainment 2005

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

Summary: A witty and gory Australian horror-comedy, 100 BLOODY ACRES stars Damon Herriman and Angus Sampson as Reg and Lindsay Morgan, brothers and partners in a struggling blood and bone fertilizer business. When Reg comes across three stranded travelers, he realized he may have found a radical solution to their supply problems.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Music Box Films 2013

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Summary: The doctors, nurses and staff of the city's most cutting-edge trauma center take on critical medical cases and their ethical dilemmas. Woven into this high-intensity environment are engrossing personal dramas where life or death is always on the line.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD TV Ch 1

Summary: Elgar: A partly dramatized account of the life of classical composer Sir Edward Elgar.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: BBC Video 2008

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV KEN

Flasher

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Wea Corp 2018

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK FLA

Summary: A band of Nazi leaders, escaped from postwar Germany, scheme to return to power. Their plans to dominate the world are based on a bizarre biological experiment undertaken by Josef Mengele.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Artisan 1978

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1 available in Thriller DVDs, Call number: DVD THRILLER BOY

Summary: Outlines Flynn's life from his beginnings in Australia to his fame in Hollywood and his life behind the silver screen.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Turner Entertainment Co. 2005

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC ADV

Summary: Crime investigations against a stunning seaside backdrop are at the heart of this drama series following a high-flying solicitor who returns to live and work in the small town she escaped as a teenager. As coroner, Jane Kennedy's job is the investigate sudden or unexplained deaths in the beautiful seaside community.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: BBC 2018

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

Summary: Based on the classic novel by Anthony Trollope, the story follows Louis and Emily Trevalyan. After a blissful first year of marriage, things turn darker when a roguish Colonel takes an interest in Emily that fans the flames of Louis's jealousy.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2005

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

Summary: The young ambitious D'Artagnan arrives aspiring to join the Musketeers, proves he is worthy, and with the others helps save the honor of their Queen.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Fox Lorber 1997

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1 available in Action / Adventure DVDs, Call number: DVD ACTION/ADVENTURE THR

Summary: Shunned by the township she was raised in, a young Amish woman finds herself enjoying an affluent life in the secular world and engaged to a successful businessman. When a long lost love unexpectedly returns from her past with a startling revelation, she is torn between her newfound modern life and the simplicity of her humble past, and must now choose the life, and the man, that will finally...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Cinedigm Home Entertainment 2016

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

1 hold on 6 copies

Summary: The stork delivers a baby elephant to Mrs. Jumbo, who happens to be a veteran of the circus, but the newborn is soon ridiculed because of his truly gigantic ears and is dubbed "Dumbo". Dumbo is relegated to the circus' clown acts. It is up to Dumbo's only true friend, Timothy Q. Mouse, to assist Dumbo to achieve his full potential.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment 2011

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD DUM RATED G

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1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD FAMILY DUM

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

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1 available in Children's videos, Call number: J DVD Movie Dumbo 2011

Summary: "Shideh and her young daughter, Dorsa, are left alone in a war-torn city when her husband is drafted and sent to the front lines. After a dud missile strikes their apartment building, a neighbor mysteriously dies and Dorsa's behavior becomes erratic. Shideh scoffs at her superstitious neighbor's warning that the missile carries an ancient curse, Shideh now realizes that the malevolent force in...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Horror DVDs, Call number: DVD HORROR UND

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Contents: Revelate -- Star star -- Lay me down -- God bless mom -- What happens when the heart just stops -- Rent day blues -- Pavement tune -- Stars are underground -- Santa mama -- Perfect opening line -- Your face -- Fitzcarraldo -- The blood.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Plateau 2002

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK FRA

3 holds on 2 copies

Summary: Flashing between past and present, a fractured family confronts haunting memories of their old home and the terrifying events that drove them from it.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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Summary: A pilot lands work for the CIA and as a drug runner in the south during the 1980s.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Pictures Home Entertainment 2018

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1 available in Action / Adventure DVDs, Call number: DVD ACTION/ADVENTURE 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 Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE AME

Summary: An unscrupulous boxer fights his way to the top, but eventually alienates all of the people who helped him on the way up. Midge, played by Kirk Douglas, is not the basic good guy corrupted by the sweet science and led astray by evil mangers and promoters, his arrogance and stubbornness make him at once a villain and a hero.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Olive Films 2013

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

Summary: Carla works in a real estate office and has a hearing problem. Carla makes the acquaintance of Paul, a small-time criminal who has just been released from prison on parole. Before long, it becomes obvious that Paul is having an influence on Carla's normally stable nature. Carla and Paul's actions go from malicious to seriously criminal when Paul hatches a scheme to rob a nightclub owner to whom...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment 2003

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

Frayer, Lauren

Summary: "Fodor's correspondents highlight the best of Spain, including Barcelona's hippest neighborhoods, Madrid's top museums, and Andalusia's white villages. Our local experts vet every recommendation to ensure you make the most of your time, whether it's your first trip or your fifth."--back cover.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Fodor's Travel Publications 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 914.6 SPA