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Holmes, Mary Tavener.

Summary: Relates the story, told by a monk named Notker the Stammerer, of how the Emperor Charlemagne sent an ambassador to Baghdad, the center of the Muslim world, to learn about the great ruler in the East, Haroun al Rashid. Includes notes on the factual basis of the story.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Marshall Cavendish Children 2012

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE HOL

Summary: Afro-centric jazz, street funk and the roots of rap in the black power era 1969-75.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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

El Rashidi, Yasmine

Summary: "A young Egyptian woman chronicles her personal and political coming of age in this debut novel. Cairo, 1984. A blisteringly hot summer. A young girl in a sprawling family house. Her days pass quietly: listening to a mother's phone conversations, looking at the Nile from a bedroom window, watching the three state-sanctioned TV stations with the volume off, daydreaming about other lives....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tim Duggan Books 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ELR

Summary: "A group of hedonistic middle-aged friends gather eatch night on a luxurious houseboat for dancing, love-making and smoking hashish. When a young news reporter visits the houseboat to write a story on the group, she is outraged to learn the tragic depths of their social alienation"--Container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Arab Film Distribution 2004

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

Orchestra of Syrian Musicians

Contents: Intro / The Orchestra of Syrian Musicians -- 3azely / The Orchestra of Syrian Musicians -- Wild wood / Paul Weller & the Orchestra of Syrian Musicians ft Seckou Kelta -- Yah mahla el fus'ha / Faia Younan & the Orchestra of Syrian Musicians ft Bassekou Kouyate -- Out of time / Damon Albarn & the Orchestra of Syrian Musicians -- Feel you / Julia Holter & the Orchestra of Syrian Musicians ft...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/MIDDLE EAST ORC

Contents: Tommy gun (live from Shea Stadium) (The Clash) -- MPLA (Tapper Zukie) -- Soul rebel (Bob Marley) -- There is power in a union (Billy Bragg) -- This land is your land (Woody Guthrie) -- Choice of colors (The Impressions) -- Backlash blues (Nina Simone) -- When the revolution comes (The Last Poets) -- H2Ogate blues (GIl Scott-Heron & Brian Jackson) -- Out of the blue (Robert Wyatt) -- Rock el...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Mojo 2008

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2 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK MOJ

Contents: Vol. 1. A-M -- Vol. 2. N-Z.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Yad Vashem 2009

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.53 YAD VOL 1
Call number: 940.53 YAD VOL 2

Contents: Disc 1,1944-1953. Blues (JATP) ; Oh, lady be good! (JATP) ; I've found a new baby (Lester Young) ; Trav'lin' light (Billie Holiday) ; Repetition (Charlie Parker) ; Picasso (Coleman Hawkins) ; Tonga (Machito) ; Celia (Bud Powell) ; Just friends (Charlie Parker) ; Bloomdido (Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie) ; Jeep's blues (Johnny Hodges) ; Drum boogie (Gene Krupa) ; Port of Rico (Illinois...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Verve 1994

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD JAZZ VER

Hammerman, Ilana

Summary: "A Woman on Her Own, the latest book by Israeli writer Ilana Hammerman, is an episodic book, marrying stories of protest and more personal interludes on larger moral issues at play in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Though Hammerman is an activist, thereader will not find her arguing with Israeli settlers, tearing down blockades, or getting arrested. Hers is a much more personal, moving, and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University of Chicago Press 2019

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Coltrane-Turiyasangitananda, Alice.

Contents: Universal consciousness (5:05) ; Battle at Armageddon (7:22) ; Oh Allah (4:54) / Alice Coltrane -- Hare Krishna (8:16) ; Sita Ram (6:12) / traditional Indian hymn[s], arranged and adapted by Alice Coltrane -- The ankh of Amen-Ra / Alice Coltrane (4:48).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Verve 2002

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD JAZZ Coltr

Summary: "Amin Jaafari ..., an Israeli Palestinian surgeon, fully assimilated into Tel Aviv society, has a loving wife, an exemplary career, and many Jewish friends. But his picture-perfect life is turned upside down when a suicide bombing leaves nineteen dead, and the Israeli police inform him that his wife, who also died in the explosion, was responsible. Convinced of her innocence, Amin abandons the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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

Coltrane, John

Contents: The Father and the Son and the Holy Ghost (12:50) -- Compassion (6:50) -- Love (8:11) -- Consequences (9:10) -- Serenity (3:31)

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Impulse 1996

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD JAZZ COL

Coltrane, John

Contents: Welcome -- A love supreme: part 1, Acknowledgement -- Dear Lord -- Song of praise -- Wise one -- Tunji -- Ogunde -- Spiritual.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Impulse 2001

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD JAZZ COL

Summary: Saxophonist, composer, and band leader John Coltrane has been almost as popular in death as he was during his lifetime. The prolific jazzman passed away at 40, but left a legacy of influential musical work. This documentary delves into Coltrane's beginnings starting with his childhood in North Carolina, displays some stellar live performances, including rare footage of Coltrane during his stint...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: BMG Special Products 2002

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1 available in Music DVDs, Call number: DVD MUSIC WOR

Coltrane, John

Contents: Naima (16:28) -- Crescent (26:11) -- Leo (21:29) -- Offering (4:19) -- My favorite things (23:18).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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Contents: ...Ready for it? (Taylor Swift) -- Sorry not sorry (Demi Lovato) -- Havana (Camila Cabello) -- Mi gente (J Balvin & Willy William, feat. Beyoncé) -- Best friend (Sofi Tukker, feat. NERVO, the Knocks & Alisa Ueno) -- No limit (G-Eazy, feat. A$AP Rocky & Cardi B) -- Let you down (NF) -- I fall apart (Post Malone) -- Young dumb & broke (Khalid) -- Faking it (Calvin Harris, feat. Kehlani & Lil...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Music Entertainment 2018

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

Summary: A philosopher and college professor is sent into the future to see the possible results of his actions in this mixture of sci-fi adventure and Christian drama.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Five & Two Pictures 2002

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Rashid, Mark.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Johnson Books 2000

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 636.1 RAS

Rashid, Ahmed.

Summary: The terrorist attacks of September 11 have turned the world's attention to areas of the globe about which we know very little. The author turns his skills as an investigative journalist to the five Central Asian republics adjacent to Afghanistan.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Yale University Press 2002

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 958.04 RAS

Khalidi, Rashid

Summary: A history of the Israeli/Palestinian conflict told from the Palestinian perspective, arguing the period since the Balfour Declaration of 1917 has amounted to a hundred years of colonial war against the Palestinians.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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Rashad, Abdallah.

Contents: Ostaz Ishq--Takhayal--Ya Zalimah--Ma Yehemak--'Alaallah--Ham wa hawajees--Gheir 'an kul el banat

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: EMI Music, Arabia 0000

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/MIDDLE EAST RAS

Dj Rashad

Contents: Feelin -- Show u how -- Pass that shit -- She a go -- Only one -- Everyday of my life -- I don't give a fuck -- Double cup -- Drank, kush, barz -- Reggie -- Acid bit -- Leavin -- Let u no -- I₂m too hi.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD ELECTRONIC DJ

Summary: Remixes of jazz songs by various DJ's and electronica musicians.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Verve 2002

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD ELECTRONIC VER

Summary: Don Haskins, a future Hall of Fame coach of tiny Texas Western University, bucks convention by simply starting the best players he can find: history's first all-African American lineup.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2006

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

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD GLO RATED PG