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Summary: Professor Gates' journey continues as a weekly series that will look at an ever-widening spectrum of our nation's fascinating ethnic mixture.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: [Publisher not identified] 2016

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

Swaby, Rachel

Summary: Aspiring scientists, young history enthusiasts, and children who enjoy learning about the world will be fascinated by these riveting snapshots--and parents who enjoyed the film Hidden Figures will find this to be the perfect extension. Covering important advancements made by women in fields such as biology, medicine, astronomy, and technology, author Rachel Swaby explains that people aren't...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Yearling Books 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 920 SWA

Summary: "What would you do if you met a fairy? Witness the historic moment when Tinker Bell first meets a human being-- and it's not who you think!"--Container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment 2010

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

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

Hasan, Asma Gull.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Element 2004

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 297 HAS

Milton, John

Summary: Paradise Lost is considered one of the greatest poems in the English language, as John Milton seeks to 'justify the ways of God to men' through relating the story of Satan's rebellion in Heaven, the deception and fall of Man, and the presaged event of Redemption through Jesus, the Son of God, the 'Second Adam.' An English cleric with a classical education, Milton lost his eyesight in 1652, and...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: christianaudio.com 2006

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Summary: Mariposa and her furry friend Zee return! In this magical adventure, Mariposa becomes the royal Ambassador of Flutterfield and is sent to bring peace between her fairy land and their rivals, the Crystal Fairies of Shimmervale. A misunderstanding causes Mariposa to be banished from the fairy land. As Mariposa and Zee return to Flutterfield, they encounter a dark fairy on her way to destroy...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Entertainment 2013

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1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV BAR

Summary: Princess Aurora is born to King Stefan & his wife. At a ceremony for her, fairies - Flora, Fauna and Merryweather - bestow gifts of magic on the child. But the evil sorceress, Maleficent, shows up and places a curse on the princess - where Aurora will die on her 16th birthday after touching a poisoned spinning wheel. Merryweather tries to undo the damage by casting a spell that will allow...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Walt Disney Home Entertainment 2008

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1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD Family Sleeping 2008

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

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1 available in Children's videos, Call number: DVD MOVIE SLE

Stillman, Deanne

Summary: Documents the unlikely friendship between Buffalo Bill Cody and Sitting Bull, tracing the events of their brief but important collaboration during Cody's 1880s Wild West Show, the impact of Little Big Horn, and Sitting Bull's assassination in 1890.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 978 STIL

Summary: Torn between loyalty to his mentor, Obi-Wan Kenobi, and the seductive powers of the Sith, Anakin Skywalker ultimately turns his back on the Jedi. This begins his complete journey to the dark side and his transformation into Darth Vader.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 2005

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

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4 available in Science Fiction DVDs, Call number: DVD SCI-FI STA

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

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD St III

Milton, John

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hackett Pub. Co. 2005

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 821.4 Mil

Summary: Gift donated by George "Peter" Warrick.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Time-Life Books 1984

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.7 TIM VOL 15

Summary: Episode I: In this first episode of the "Star Wars" saga young Anakin Skywalker, a slave with a gift for pod-racing, gains his freedom with help from Queen Amidala's Jedi Knights and then, in turn, helps the Queen defend her planet Naboo from the evil Sith Lords.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 2008

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

Rivers, Francine

Contents: Tamar -- Rahab -- Ruth -- Bathsheba -- Mary.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tyndale House Publishers 2000

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC RIV

Rivers, Francine

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tyndale House Publishers 2001

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC RIV

Summary: Dramatic biography of John Nash, a mathematical genius, who made an astonishing discovery early in his career and stood on the brink of international acclaim. But the handsome and arrogant Nash soon found himself on a painful and harrowing journey of self-discovery. After many years of struggle, he eventually triumphed over his schizophrenia, and finally, late in life, received the Nobel Prize.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal 2002

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

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

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE Beautiful 2002

Summary: Rich Hill, Missouri (population 1,393) could be any of the countless small towns that blanket America's heartland. But to teenagers Andrew, Harley and Appachey, it's home. They are like millions of other boys coming of age the world over, but face unfortunate circumstances an imprisoned mother, isolation, instability, and parental unemployment. Adolescence can be a day-to-day struggle just to...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: [Passion River] 2014

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC RIC
1 available in TC Film Fest DVDs, Call number: DVD TCFF RIC

Neff, Todd

Summary: "Tells the story of a laser technology that will have a big impact on society and the brilliant innovators responsible for its development"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Prometheus Books 2018

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1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 621.3848 NEF

Duvall, Robert

Summary: When talented young golfer Luke Chisolm blows his shot at making the professional tour, he escapes the pressures of the game and finds himself stranded in Utopia, Texas, where he meets rancher Johnny Crawford who helps him see life from a new perspective.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: ARC Entertainment 2011

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1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD Family Seven 2011

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1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD MOVIE SEV

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

Tomlinson, Chris.

Summary: "Foreign correspondent Chris Tomlinson returns to Texas to discover the truth about his family's slave owning history, [telling] the story of two families, one black and one white, who trace their ancestry to the same Central Texas slave plantation. Tomlinson discovers that his counterpart in the African American family is LaDainian Tomlinson, one of the greatest running backs in the history of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 920 TOM

Greenblatt, Stephen

Summary: Stephen Greenblatt explores the enduring story of humanity's first parents. Tracking the tale into the deep past, Greenblatt uncovers the tremendous theological, artistic, and cultural investment over centuries that made these fictional figures so profoundly resonant in the Jewish, Christian, and Muslim worlds and, finally, so very 'real' to millions of people even in the present.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton & Company 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 230 GRE

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 233 GRE

Fleming, Candace

Summary: Introduces the life of the American West hero, discussing his contributions to the Pony Express, the Battle of Little Big Horn, and Native American rights.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Roaring Brook Press 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 BUF

Smith, Jay M.

Summary: "Examines athletic-academic corruption at UNC-Chapel Hill and in NCAA athletics"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Potomac Books, an imprint of the University of Nebraska Press 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796 SMI

Summary: A moving and inspiring factual drama about the pioneering work on radar by a little know team of scientists in the run up to the Second World War. On 26 February 1935, Robert Watson-Watt demonstrated for the first time that aircraft could be detected by bouncing radio waves off them. By the time the war began in 1939, radar stations were dotted along the British coast, tracking aircraft at...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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Petersen, Christine.

Summary: Explores the everyday life of a colonial miller and his responsibilities, social practices, and importance to the community.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Marshall Cavendish Benchmark 2012

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 664.72 PET