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Summary: Filmmaker Byron Hurt looks at the past and future of soul food, covering its roots in Western Africa, its incarnation in the American South, and the role it plays in the health crisis in the African American community. Examines the socioeconomics of the modern American diet, and how the food industry profits from producing cheap calories while healthy options remain expensive and hard to find.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: PBS 2013

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Summary: "Focusing on the loves, careers, ambitions and relationships of a group of gay men and women" in Pittsburgh, PA--Container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Showtime Entertainment 2001

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

Summary: This take on the traditional wuxia film, set in 9th century China, centers on Nie Yinniang, a young woman who was abducted in childhood from a decorated general and raised by a nun who trained her in the martial arts to be an assassin who is directed to slay corrupt government officials. After 13 years of exile, she is returned to the land of her birth with orders to kill her betrothed...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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Summary: Featuring an incredible array of the greatest musicians of the '70s and early '80s. It stands alone in the history of rock n roll as the first ever late-night live concert show on TV, capturing the spirit of a time when rock was exploding in so many new, exciting directions. For nine thrilling years, The Special brought audience the very best live music from every genre, rare performances right...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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Summary: A lavish period drama set in Atlantic City, following the life and times of Nucky Thompson, the undisputed political and criminal mastermind whose grip on power and control of the city's liquor supply is under constant threat.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Home Box Office 2012

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BOA RATED R

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2 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV BOA

Contents: Disc one Roll on sweet Don / Don Drummond -- Answer me / Derrick Harriott -- Do du wap / Aubrey Adams -- What a world / Busty & Cool -- Counter Punch / Roland Alphonso -- Do you know / Owen Millie -- Calypso jazz / Workshop Musicians -- Elevation rock aka elevator rock / Don Drummond -- There's always sunshine / D=Blues busters -- Unknown shuttle blues / Clue J and his Blues Blasters --...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Soul Jazz Records 2015

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD REGGAE COX

Contents: Disc 1. Bellbottoms (Jon Spencer Blues Explosion) (5:17) -- Harlem shuffle (Bob & Earl) (2:50) -- Egyptian reggae (Jonathan Richman & The Modern Lovers) (2:37) -- Smokey Joe's la la (Googie René) (2:55) -- Let's go away for awhile (The Beach Boys) (2:17) -- B-A-B-Y (Carla Thomas) (2:54) -- Kashmere (Kashmere Stage Band) (4:56) -- Unsquare dance (The Dave Brubeck Quartet) (2:02) -- Neat neat...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 30th Century Records 2017

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD SHOW MUSIC BAB

Contents: Ain't she sweet / Beatles. -- Telstar / Tornados. -- Shout / Lulu & the Luvers. -- Some other guy / Big Three. -- Yeh, yeh / George Fame & the Blue Flames. -- My Bonnie / Beatles with Tony Sheridan. -- Everything's alright / Mojos. -- Downtown / Petula Clark. -- Game of love / Wayne Fontana & the Mindbenders. -- Baby, please don't go / Them. -- Road runner / Pretty Things. -- Diane / Bachelors....

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Rhino 1991

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

Contents: Disc one. Greater (MercyMe) (4:05) ; Soul on fire (Third Day, feat. All Sons & Daughters) (3:16) ; He knows (Jeremy Camp) (3:27) ; Broken together (Casting Crowns) (4:41) ; He knows my name (Francesca Battistelli) (3:26) ; Overwhelmed (Big Daddy Weave) (4:25) ; Jesus loves me (Chris Tomlin) (3:31) ; Save my life (Sidewalk Prophets) (3:44) ; Even so come (Passion, feat. Kristian Stanfill) (4:14)...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Capitol Christian Music Group 2015

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD CHRISTIAN Wow

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD RELIGIOUS WOW

Summary: Season Four continues to follow the journey of a group of gay friends and lovers living in Pittsburgh. All 14 episodes.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Showtime Entertainment 2005

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

Summary: Set in the 1920s. A young English couple, Walter, a middle class doctor and Kitty, an upper-class woman, get married for all the wrong reasons and relocate to Shanghai. Kitty falls in love with someone else. When Walter discovers her infidelity, in an act of vengeance, he accepts a job in a remote village in China that is being ravaged by a deadly epidemic. He takes his wife along and their...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2007

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

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

Summary: Beginning six years after season four, the country is in the throes of the Great Depression--a stark contrast with the Roaring Twenties. With the end of Prohibition in sight, Nucky is looking to legitimize himself by forging alliances with liquor producers, including Bacardi in Cuba.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: HBO Home Video 2015

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

Summary: Atlantic City, February 1924: Picking up 8 months after the events of Season 3, Nucky Thompson is laying low at the end of the Boardwalk after barely surviving an overthrow by gangster Gyp Rosetti. But the calm will be short-lived, as Nucky faces new challenges, including a clash with a violent Harlem power broker, a battle with his brother Eli over Eli's college-age son, and the irresistible...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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2 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV BOA

Summary: After the re-emergence of the world's first mutant, world-destroyer Apocalypse, the X-Men must unite to defeat his extinction level plan.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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2 available in Action / Adventure DVDs, Call number: DVD ACTION/ADVENTURE X-ME

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

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

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD XME RATED PG-13

Contents: Grazing in the grass / Friends of Distinction. -- Color him father / Winstons. -- Hey there lonely girl / Eddie Holman. -- Crumbs off the table / Glass House. -- Rainy night in Georgia / Brook Benton. -- Everybody is a star / Sly & The Family Stone. -- Give me just a little more time / Chairman of the Board. -- Didn't I (blow your mind this time) / Delfonics. -- Bells / Originals. -- Turn back...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Rhino Records 2001

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD RHYTHM AND BLUES CAN

Summary: See how the Germanic tribes lived, fought and worshipped their gods. Intricate 3D animation shows how they built their settlements, buried their kings, vanquished their enemies. Roman cities such as the ancient Cologne, home of the Romanophile Germans, and the Roman limes, the border to free Germania, are also reconstructed through computer graphics and full-cast reenactments.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2003

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

Summary: The hugely popular live American television plays of the 1950s have become the stuff of legend. Combining elements of theater, radio, and filmmaking, they were produced at a moment when TV technology was growing more mobile and art was being made accessible to a newly suburban postwar demographic. These astonishingly choreographed, brilliantly acted, and socially progressive "teleplays"...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Criterion Collection 2009

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

Summary: When a drug bust goes wrong, ex-cop Danny Gallagher's quest for justice leads him to the car-bomb murder of a government official's wife. When Gallagher learns that the woman's secret lover was a seductive federal agent, he finds himself under fire. But from whom, his own cops, a vengeful drug lord, the CIA, or someone even more ruthless?

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Lions Gate Entertainment 2018

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

Contents: Sleep the whole day through (Bill Harley) -- Jump up (It's a good day) (Brady Rymer and the Little Band That Could) -- Little bitty baby (Peter Himmelman) -- Willie and the hand jive (Taj Mahal and Linda Tillery) -- Let's shake (Dan Zanes and Friends) -- Row row row your boat (Charity and the JAMband) -- Oh Susanna (Rhythm Child) -- This little girl's gone rockin' (Rosie Flores & the Pine...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Putumayo Kids 2010

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1 available in Juvenile music CD, Call number: J CD Putumayo 2010

Summary: Following the lives of five gay men in Pittsburgh, 'Queer as Folk' is a riveting drama full of sex, drugs, adventure, friendship and love. Although the creators of 'Queer as Folk' wanted to present an honest depiction of gay life, it is by no means a comprehensive depiction. In addition to the usual sexual escapades and relationships of the five friends, the show explores critical gay political...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Showtime Entertainment 2002

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

Summary: Kenny Powers is a former Major League pitcher who used to have it all: fame, endorsements, and a lucrative contract. Now, after hard living has taken its toll on his fastball, Kenny finds himself crashing with his brother's family and teaching gym class at the same North Carolina middle school where he once attended. Wherever he goes, Kenny wreaks havoc with his boorish behavior, all while...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Home Box Office 2009

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

Contents: Good times (Chic) -- Fire (The Pointer Sisters) -- We are Family (Sister Sledge) -- You're only lonely (J.D. Souther) -- I want you to want me (Cheap Trick) -- Too much Heaven (The Bee Gees) -- Don't bring me down (Electric Light Orchestra) -- Ring my bell (Anita Ward) -- Reunited (Peaches and Herb) -- Bad girls (Donna Summer) -- Do ya think I'm sexy? (Rod Stewart) -- I will survive (Gloria...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Time-Life Music 1990

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

Summary: The famed lunch scene at the Algonquin Hotel's Round Table. Home to a circle of mutually supportive young artists that defined New York sophistication and a literate era of wit and intellect.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2006

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1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA MRS.

Busty And The Bass

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Umgd 2020

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD RHYTHM AND BLUES BUS

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