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Hammer, Lotte.

Summary: Lying at the bottom of his apartment stairs, a postman is found dead. At first glance, his death appears to be a simple fall, a straightforward accident and the perfect case for Detective Chief Superintendent Konrad Simonsen to return to after a severe heart attack. But when he is called to investigate, new forensic evidence comes to light and something doesn't add up. Did the postman fall or...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HAM

Ehrlich, Gretel.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pantheon Books 2001

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 998.2 EHR

Summary: Documents a Danish expedition by a team of scientists to hitherto unexplored fjords in northeast Greenland, which, due to the seasonal melting of glacial ice due to global warming, are now accessible for a few weeks a year.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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2 available in TC Film Fest DVDs, Call number: DVD TCFF EXP

Hammer, Lotte

Summary: Under the heartless vault of Greenland’s arctic sky the body of a girl is discovered. Half-naked and tied up, buried hundreds of miles from any signs of life, she has lain alone, hidden in the ice cap, for twenty-five years. Now an ice melt has revealed her. When Detective Chief Superintendent Konrad Simonsen is flown in to investigate this horrific murder and he sees how she was attacked, it...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury 2015

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HAM

Hering, Marianne.

Summary: Beth and her cousin Patrick travel in Mr. Whittaker's invention, the Imagination station, to 1000 A.D. Greenland, where they meet Erik the Red and Leif Eriksson and witness the spread of Christianity in that country.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tyndale House 2010

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Strøksnes, Morten Andreas

Summary: In the great depths surrounding the remote Lofoten islands in Norway lives the Greenland shark. Twenty-six feet in length and weighing more than a tonne, it can live for 200 years. Its fluorescent green, parasite-covered eyes are said to hypnotise its prey, and its meat is so riddled with poison that, when consumed, it sends people into a hallucinatory trance. Armed with little more than their...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Jonathan Cape, an imprint of Vintage Publishing 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 STROKSNES, MORTEN STR

Bjorklund, Ruth

Summary: Despite its name, Greenland isn’t very green. Rather, it is covered almost entirely in rock, ice, and snow. And though it is the world’s largest island, few people live there. Readers will find out what it is like to live in Greenland’s remote communities. They will also get a look at the country’s interesting history, see which kinds of plants and animals live there, and much more.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2019

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Cussler, Clive.

Summary: A violent rise of fundamentalism in Mexico and Egypt has the United States captive inside its own borders, but when the Egyptian Secretary General of the United Nations survives a murderous plane crash in Greenland, Dirk Pitt is pulled into the storm.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon and Schuster 1988

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC CUS

Mikkelsen, Ejnar

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Steerforth Press 2003

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Zuckoff, Mitchell.

Summary: In Nov. 1942 a U.S. cargo plane crashed into the Greenland ice cap, the B-17 sent on the search-and-rescue mission got caught in a storm and also crashed, miraculously all nine men aboard surrived. A second rescue operation was launched, but the plane, the Grumman Duck, flew into a storm and vanished. The survivors of the B-17 spent 148 days fighting to stay alive while waiting for rescue by...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harpercollins 2013

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 940.5429 ZUC

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 998.2 ZUK

Summary: "An exhibition at the National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C., April 29, 2000-September 5, 2000."

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Smithsonian Institution Press in association with the National Museum of Natural History 2000

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 970.013 VIK

Grant, Neil.

Summary: Presents the saga of the Norse explorer who settled Greenland.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Oxford University Press 1998

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Summary: See the amazing places and people of this remote land. Formerly known as Lonely Planet series.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Escapi New Media Studio 2004

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 914.912 ICE
1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 914.912 ICE

Woodman, Richard

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sheridan House 2000

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WOO

Penney, Stef

Summary: A whaler's daughter, Flora Mackie first crossed the Arctic Circle at the age of twelve and fell in love with the cold and unforgiving terrain. In 1889, she sets out to become a scientist and explorer. Despite those who believe that a young woman has no place in this harsh world of men, her determination leads her back to northern Greenland at the head of a British expedition. Yearning for wider...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Quercus 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PEN

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PEN

Smiley, Jane.

Summary: Set in the fourteenth century in Europe's most farflung outpost, a land of glittering fjords, blasting winds, sun-warmed meadows, and high, dark mountains, The Greenlanders is the story of one family-proud landowner Asgeir Gunnarsson; his daughter Margret, whose willful independence leads her into passionate adultery and exile; and his son Gunnar, whose quest for knowledge is at the compelling...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 1988

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SMI

Alley, Richard B.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Princeton University Press 2000

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 551.609 ALL

Alexander, Bryan.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crescent Books 1988

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 998 ALE

Cussler, Clive.

Summary: Clive Cussler debuted his new series, The Oregon Files, with the incredible adventure of Golden Buddha. Now he follows that triumph with Sacred Stone, a rollicking new tale featuring the enigmatic captain of The Oregon, Juan Cabrillo. In the remote wastes of Greenland, an ancient artifact possessing catastrophic radioactive power is unearthed. But the astounding find puts the world at risk....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley Books 2008

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CUS

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC CUS

Gíslason, Gunnar Karl.

Summary: North is a celebration of the utterly unique, starkly beautiful foodways and landscapes of Iceland, with recipes and essays that showcase the island nation's rare, indigenous food products and artisanal food producers.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ten Speed Press 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 641.55 GIS

Herbert, Marie.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Putnam 1973

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 919.8 HER

Harper, Colin.

Contents: On the ocean -- Prelude: Greenland 1888 -- Greenland: east to west -- Six days north -- Years of regret -- Frozen ocean -- To sail for eternity -- Novaya Zemlya -- The last place on earth-- Titanium flag -- Rachelle -- Passing away -- Squirrel -- Testament -- Gold rush -- Rust

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Market Square Music 2017

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD FOLK HAR

Greenland, Caroline.

Summary: Contains two volumes in one book - Polar bears written by Caroline Greenland; Skunks written by Laima Dingwall.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grolier Enterprises, Inc. 1997

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 591

Higgins, Jack

2 holds on 1 copy

Summary: When Joe Martin is sent to investigate a plane crash in Greenland, he embarks on a treacherous journey with a fortune of emeralds as its price.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Brilliance Audio 2009

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